Suzuki Colleda COX

 

 

 

Make Model

Suzuki Colleda COX

Year

1955

Engine

Single cylinder, 4 stroke, transverse, OHV

Capacity

123 cc / 7.5 cu in
Bore and Stroke 56 x 50 mm
Compression Ratio 7:1
Cooling System Air cooled
Lubrication Wet sump
Ignition Flywheel magneto with automatic spark advance
Starting Kick

Max Power

3.0 kW / 4.0 hp @ 5000 rpm
Clutch Wet, cable operated

Transmission

3 Speed
Final Drive Chain
Frame Steel frame

Front Suspension

Telescopic fork - cartridge

Rear Suspension

Rigid, spring loaded seat

Front Tyre

2.75 x 24

RearTyre

2.75 x 24

Top Speed

75 km/h / 46.6 mph

Remarkable, but short-lived

Stylish but underpowered, the 90 CO is replaced in 1955 by the 125 COX.  However its production was abruptly interrupted with the appearance of the ST 125 single cylinder two-stroke which was cheaper and stronger and more powerful (5.5 hp @ 5000 rpm).