R60/7


Production Model Years
   1977 - 1980

Frame and Engine Numbers

   Frame numbers
    6000001 - 6005517
    6007001 - 6011412
    6015001 - 6015382
    6100001 - 6100407
    6101001 - 6101158
    6117001 - 6117273
    ———
   Engine numbers
    6000001 - 6005517
    6007001 - 6011412
    6015001 - 6015382
    6100001 - 6100407
    6101001 - 6101158
    6117001 - 6117273

Model Specifications
Drivetrain
Displacement599cc
Cylinders2
Bore x Stroke (mm)73 x 70.6
HP @ RPM40 @ 6400
Compression Ratio9.2:1
ValvesOHV, 2 per cylinder
ClutchDry, single plate, cable operated
Transmission5 speed, foot shifted
Final DriveDriveshaft
Running Gear
FrameTubular steel double cradle
Front SuspensionHydraulically damped telescopic fork
Rear SuspensionTwin shock swingarm
Front BrakesSingle ATE 260mm disc with single piston
Rear Brakes200mm drum, single leading shoe
Electrical
IgnitionBattery/coil
Spark PlugsBosch W5DC
GeneratorBosch G1 14 13V 21A 280W
Capacities & Measurements
Weight215kg
Fuel24l
Wheelbase1465mm
Top Speed167kph
Number Produced11163
Serial numbers in the 610xxxx range were delivered to the USA, the remainder for the rest of the world.

The information provided here was obtained from a variety of public sources and may not reflect official BMW archival data.
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