Re: How long (miles/gas) should breakin take
"clocked by the local police doing 49 mph"
That is exceptional performance.
I don't think we're gonna be able to vote you to be our goodwill ambassador, though.
Here in Kalifornia they'd probably impound my motorized bicycle for doing that, and I'd be tied up in the court system for a loong time!
My goal is cheap, reliable, personal transport, below the tax collector radar. Fun counts for a lot!