Ariel Leader in Movies

The Ariel Leader is a twin, two-stroke touring motorcycle produced between 1958 and 1965. It could reach a top speed of 112.7 km/h (70.0 mph)

Engine

The engine was a air cooled twin, two-stroke. A 54.0 x 54.0 mm (2.1 x 2.1 inches) stroke result in a displacement of just 249.00 ccm (15.19 cubic inches). Fuel was supplied via a overhead valves (ohv).

Drive

The bike has a 4-speed transmission. The final drive was via chain.

Chassis

It came with a 3.25-16 front tire and a 3.25-16 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via expanding brake (drum brake) in the front and a expanding brake (drum brake) in the rear. The front suspension was a trailing link oil-damped while the rear was equiped with a swingarm The Leader is fitted with a 9.00 litres (2.38 gallons) fuel tank. The bike weighs just 150.0 kg (330.7 pounds). The wheelbase is 1,295 mm (51.0 inches) long.