Category:Cross / motocross
Rating:97 out of 100. Show full rating and compare with other bikes
Engine and transmission
Displacement:495.00 ccm (30.20 cubic inches)
Engine type:Single cylinder, two-stroke
Power: 74.00 HP
Fuel system:Carburettor. Mikuni flat-slide
Fuel control:Membrane & power valve
Exhaust system:Expansion chamber
Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels
Frame type:Welded steel tubing
Front suspension:Conventional forks
Front brakes:Single disc. Hydraulic single-piston
Rear brakes:Single disc. Hydraulic single-piston
Physical measures and capacities
Weight incl. oil, gas, etc:67.5KG
Modifications compared to previous model:Better suspension tuning
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