Paton 500

 

 

 

Make Model

Paton 500

Year

1973

Engine

Two cylinder, 4 stroke, twin shaft, DOHC, 4 valves per cylinder

Capacity

498.8 cc / 30.4 cub in
Bore and Stroke 78 x 52.2 mm

Carburetor

2 x Dell'Orto 40 mm PHM carburetors
Cooling Air cooled
Ignition Electronic with variable advance
Clutch Dry, multiplate

Max Power

55.6 kW / 75.6 hp @11000 rpm

Max Torque

53.3 Nm / 5.43 kgf-m / 39.3 ft.lb @8600 rpm
Transmission 6 Speed
Final Drive Chain
Frame Lightweight steel open loop frame (Bimota)

Front Suspension

Telescopic forks Ceriani R 35 mm

Rear Suspension

Tubular swingarm with twin Ceriani R units

Front Brakes

260 mm Double disc

Rear Brakes

260 mm Disc
Front Wheel 2.15 x 18
Rear Wheel 2.50 x 18

Front Tyre

110/80-18

Rear Tyre

110/80-18

Top Speed

249 km/h / 155 mph

Colours

Racing Green