BMW R 100 RS 1979



Who would call BMW "trend setting?" Even as motorcycles in general have become bigger, faster, more complex with more and more cylinders and valves and carburetors or even computer-controlled fuel injection, BMWs have come with the same basic engine layout since 1923—opposed Twin, two valves per cylinder, push-rods, two carburetors and a driveshaft to deliver power to the rear wheel.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION
Model ID
Manufacturer (Make)BMW
Model NameR 100 RS
Year1979
Category(class)Sport-touring
Engine
Engine Capacity (Displacement)979 ccm (59.74 cubic inches)
Engine Type2 cylinders
Bore x StrokeØ94.0 mm x 70.6 mm (Ø3.7 inches x 2.78 inches)
Bore/Stroke Ratio1.33
Stroke4
Valves per Cylinder2
Timing SystemOHV
Cooling SystemAir
Powertrain
Gearbox5 speed
Chassis/Suspension/Brakes
Front BrakesDual disc
Rear BrakesSingle disc
Front Tire3.25-19
Rear Tire4.00-18
Dimensions
Curb Weight247 kg (545 lb)
Fuel Capacity 24 litres (6.34 gallons)
Performance
Max Power70.00 HP (51.1 kW) at 7250 RPM
Power/Weight Ratio0.28 Hp/Kg
Top Speed193 km/h (120mph)
Acceleration (dart, speedup) time
0-100 km/h5.3 seconds
0-60 mph5.1 seconds
  • 1/4 mile
  • -
  • 60 to 140 km/h, highest gear
  • -

    BMW R 100 RS 1979 Reviewed by Barra Khatab On Sunday, February 7, 2010, at 8:51 AM Rating: 5
    DMCA.comCurrently you are reading "BMW R 100 RS 1979" by Barra Khatab on the day Sunday, February 7, 2010 Time 8:51 AM, in category . You may disseminate articles BMW R 100 RS 1979 These sources include a link from this website. Hopefully the product of BMW R 100 RS 1979 on the website Classic Motorcycles available on this website can be useful for everything.

    Related Posts: