BMW R60US

BMW R60US

The BMW R60US was a two cylinder boxer, four-stroke Road motorcycle produced by BMW between 1967 and 1969.

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Model year
1967
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Make
BMW
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Engine Power
30.05 HP (22.1 kW) @ 5800 rpm
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Top Speed
90.1 mph

Technical Specifications

Engine and transmission

  • Engine type:
    2 cylinders, 4-stroke, Boxer
  • Displacement:
    594 cc (36.29 cubic inches)
  • Bore × stroke:
    2.83 inch × 2.87 inch (square)
  • Cooling system:
    Air cooled
  • Power:
    30.05 HP (22.1 kW) @ 5800 rpm
  • Throttle:
    Cable operated
  • Valve train:
    OHV, variable
  • Valves per cylinder:
    2
  • Sparks per cylinder:
    1
  • Fuel supply system:
    Carburetor
  • Funnel diameter:
    0.94 inch
  • Compression:
    7.5:1
  • Engine mounting:
    Longitudinal
  • Lubrication system:
    Wet sump
  • Gear box:
    Manual 4-speed
  • Clutch:
    Dry, single plate, cable operated
  • Final drive:
    Shaft
  • Spark plug pipe type:
    Bosch, W 240 T1
  • Starter:
    Kick-starter

Dimensions

  • Length:
    84.1 inch
  • Width:
    26 inch
  • Height:
    38.6 inch
  • Wheel base:
    56.2 inch
  • Curb weight:
    429.9 lbs

Chassis and suspension

  • Front
    Suspension:
    Cartridge
    Brake:
    Single Drum, Ø7.87 inch
    Tire:
    3.5 × 18
  • Rear
    Suspension:
    twin shock, Swingarm
    Brake:
    Drum, Ø7.87 inch
    Tire:
    102 / R18
  • Frame type:
    steel, Double cradle frame

Other

  • ABS available:
    No
  • Power-to-weight ratio:
    0.11 KW/lbs (8.82 lbs/HP)
  • Top speed:
    90.1 mph
  • Fuel capacity:
    4.49 gals
  • Number of riders:
    2 persons

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