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1929 BMW R52 Specs

General ─░nformation

Model BMW R52
Year 1929
Category Allround

Engine and transmission

Displacement 486.00 ccm (29.66 cubic inches)
Power 11.96 HP (8.7 kW)) @ 3400 RPM
Top speed 100.0 km/h (62.1 mph)
Compression 5.1:1
Fuel system Carburettor. 22mm BMW Spezial
Fuel control Overhead Valves (OHV)
Ignition Magneto
Lubrication system Wet sump
Cooling system Air
Gearbox 3-speed
Transmission type, final drive Shaft drive (cardan)
Fuel consumption 3.50 litres/100 km (28.6 km/l or 67.21 mpg)
Greenhouse gases 81.2 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission)

Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels

Frame type Steel doble cradle
Front suspension Leading link
Rear suspension Rigid
Frame 3.50-26.00
Front tyre 3.50-26.00
Rear tyre 3.50-26.00
Front brakes Expanding brake (drum brake)
Front brakes diamete 200 mm (7.9 inches)

Physical measures and capacities

Weight incl. oil, gas, etc 152.0 kg (335.1 pounds)
Overall height 950 mm (37.4 inches)
Overall length 2,100 mm (82.7 inches)
Overall width 800 mm (31.5 inches)
Wheelbase 1,400 mm (55.1 inches)
Fuel capacity 12.50 litres (3.30 gallons)

Other specifications

Starter Kick
Carrying capacity 210kg
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