R65 / R65TIC
|Bore x Stroke (mm)||82 x 61.5|
|HP @ RPM||45 @ 7250 (1978-1980)|
|HP @ RPM||50 @ 7250 (1981-1985)|
|Valves||OHV, 2 per cylinder|
|Clutch||Dry, single plate, cable operated|
|Transmission||5 speed, foot shifted|
|Frame||Tubular steel double cradle|
|Front Suspension||Hydraulically damped telescopic fork|
|Rear Suspension||Twin shock swingarm|
|Front Brakes||ATE 260mm hydraulic disc single piston|
|Front Brakes||Brembo 260mm hydraulic disc single piston (1979-on)|
|Rear Brakes||200mm drum, single leading shoe|
|Spark Plugs||Bosch W5DC|
|Generator||Bosch G1 14 13V 21A 240W|
|Capacities & Measurements|
Serial numbers 638xxxx through 639xxxx were delivered to the United States; the remainder were delivered to the rest of the world.
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