Benelli 500LS

 

 

 

Make Model

Benelli 500LS

Year

1977

Engine

Four stroke, transverse four cylinders , 2 valves per cylinder

Capacity

498 cc / 30.4 cu in
Bore x Stroke 56 x 50.6 mm
Compression Ratio 10.2:1
Oil Capacity 2.5 L / 2.6 US qts

Induction

4 x 22mm Dell'Orto carburetors

Starting

Electric and kick start

Max Power

36.5 kW / 49 hp @ 8500 rpm

Max Torque

34 Nm / 3.47 kgf-m / 25.1 lbs-ft @ 9300 rpm

Transmission

5 Speed

Final drive

Chain

Front Suspension

Telescopic forks

Rear Suspension

Pivoted rear fork 5-way spring preload

Front Brakes

2 x 260mm discs

Rear Brakes

200 mm drum

Front Tyre

3.00-18

Rear Tyre

3.50-18

Dimensions

Length: 2100 mm / 82.7 in

Width:     800 mm / 31.5 in

Height:  1000 mm / 39.4 in

Dry Weight

198 kg / 437 lbs

Wet Weight

230 kg / 507 lbs

Fuel Capacity 

19 Litres / 5.02 US gal

Fuel Consumption

6.7 L/100 km / 14.9 km/l / 35.1 US mpg

Top Speed

180 km/h / 111 mph