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1978 BMW R 100 S Specs

General ─░nformation

Model BMW R 100 S
Year 1978
Category Sport touring

Engine and transmission

Displacement 979.00 ccm (59.74 cubic inches)
Power 70.00 HP (51.1 kW)) @ 7250 RPM
Top speed 189.0 km/h (117.4 mph)
Compression 9.5:1
Bore x stroke 94.0 x 70.6 mm (3.7 x 2.8 inches)
Valves per cylinder 2
Fuel control Overhead Valves (OHV)
Cooling system Air
Gearbox 5-speed
Transmission type, final drive Shaft drive (cardan)

Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels

Frame 3.25-19
Front tyre 3.25-19
Rear tyre 4.00-18
Front brakes Dual disc
Rear brakes Expanding brake

Physical measures and capacities

Weight incl. oil, gas, etc 237.0 kg (522.5 pounds)
Fuel capacity 24.00 litres (6.34 gallons)

Other specifications

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