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1929 BMW R57 Specs

General ─░nformation

Model BMW R57
Year 1929
Category Allround

Engine and transmission

Displacement 494.00 ccm (30.14 cubic inches)
Power 17.95 HP (13.1 kW)) @ 4000 RPM
Top speed 115.0 km/h (71.5 mph)
Compression 5.8:1
Fuel system Carburettor. 24mm Bing
Lubrication system Wet sump
Cooling system Air
Transmission type, final drive Shaft drive (cardan)
Fuel consumption 4.20 litres/100 km (23.8 km/l or 56.00 mpg)
Greenhouse gases 97.4 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission)

Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels

Frame type Steel doble cradle
Front suspension Leading link
Rear suspension Long swingarm-oil pressure shocks
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)
Rear brakes Expanding brake (drum brake)
rear_brakes_diameter 200 mm (7.9 inches)
Seat Single seat

Physical measures and capacities

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 12.00 litres (3.17 gallons)

Other specifications

Starter Kick
Carrying capacity 360kg-with sidecar 600kg
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