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A fun little motorcycle with a 500cc engine. Lots of pep although the wind kills ya. I learned how to ride a motorcycle on this little bike. And I can say it's perfect for the scrawny geeky guy who can't pick up a fatboy.

Blast Statistics

ENGINE
Type                   Air-cooled, four-stroke|Four-Stroke], Single-Cylinder
Displacement           492 cc
Bore x Stroke:         3.5 x 3.125 in / 88.9 x 79.375 mm
Compression Ratio      9.2:1
Valve Train            OHV, two valves per cylinder
Valve Adjustment       Self Adjusting, hydraulic
Fuel Delivery          40 mm Keihin carburetor 
                       w/ auto fuel enrichner system
Exhaust                Tuned tri-pass resonance chamber
Air Cleaner            Tuned velocity expansion chamber
HP/Torque              34 HP @ 6500 rpm; 30 ft-lbs @ 5500 rpm 
Lubrication            2.0 quarts (1893 cc)
Oil Filtration         Screw-on disposable element
Battery                12 volt, 12 Amp-hour, SLA 

DRIVE TRAIN
Transmission           Five-speed, constant mesh
Ratios                 1)2.69, 2)1.85, 3)1.43, 4)1.18, 5)1.00
Primary Drive          Triplex chain; 1.6:1
Clutch                 5-plate wet
Final Drive            Kevlar belt; ratio 2.7:1

CHASSIS
Frame                   Steel backbone frame with built-in oil 
			reservoir
Wheelbase               55.3 in / 140.5 cm
Rake / Trail            25 degree, 3.4 in / 8.64 cm
Front Suspension        37 mm forks
Rear Suspension         non-adjustable gas compression shock
Front Wheel Travel      4.0 in / 10.16 cm total travel
Rear Wheel Travel       4.0 in / 10.16 cm total travel
Front Brake             Dual piston floating caliper, 320 mm rotor
Rear Brake              Single piston caliper, 220 mm rotor
Front Wheel             5-spoke cast, 2.50 x 16 Stardust Silver
Rear Wheel              5-spoke cast, 2.75 x 16 Stardust Silver
Front Tire              100 / 80 - 16  50s K330 bias-belted
Rear Tire               120 / 80 - 16  60s K330 bias-belted
Fuel Tank Capacity      2.8 gal. / 10.6 L
Miles per gallon        69 City, 72 Highway 
GV Weight Rating        780 lbs / 353.8 kg
Dry Weight              360 lbs / 163.3 kg
Load Capacity           400 lbs / 181.4 kg
Seat Height             27.5 in / 69.9 cm 
Ground Clearance        3.75 in / 9.53 cm

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