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1968 BMW R60US Specs

General ─░nformation

Model BMW R60US
Year 1968
Category Allround

Engine and transmission

Displacement 594.00 ccm (36.25 cubic inches)
Power 30.05 HP (21.9 kW)) @ 5800 RPM
Top speed 145.0 km/h (90.1 mph)
Bore x stroke 72.0 x 73.0 mm (2.8 x 2.9 inches)
Fuel system Carburettor. 24mm Bing
Fuel control Overhead Valves (OHV)
Ignition Magneto
Lubrication system Wet sump
Cooling system Air
Gearbox 4-speed
Transmission type, final drive Shaft drive (cardan)
Fuel consumption 5.00 litres/100 km (20.0 km/l or 47.04 mpg)
Greenhouse gases 116.0 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission)

Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels

Frame type Steel-double cradle
Front suspension Cartridge
Rear suspension Twin shock-Swingarm
Frame 3.50-18.00
Front tyre 3.50-18.00
Rear tyre 3.50-18.00
Front brakes Expanding brake (drum brake). Single
Front brakes diamete 200 mm (7.9 inches)
Rear brakes Expanding brake (drum brake)
rear_brakes_diameter 200 mm (7.9 inches)
Seat Dual seat

Physical measures and capacities

Weight incl. oil, gas, etc 195.0 kg (429.9 pounds)
Overall height 980 mm (38.6 inches)
Overall length 2,137 mm (84.1 inches)
Overall width 860 mm (33.9 inches)
Wheelbase 1,427 mm (56.2 inches)
Fuel capacity 17.00 litres (4.49 gallons)

Other specifications

Starter Kick
Carrying capacity 360kg
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