BMW R 50/2 in Movies

Engine

The engine was a Air cooled cooled Four stroke, two cylinder horizontally opposed Boxer, pushrod operated 2 valves per cylinder.. A 68 x 68 mm stroke result in a displacement of just 494 cc / 30.1 cu in.. The engine features a 6.8:1 compression ratio.

Chassis

It came with a 3.50 -18" front tire and a 4.00 -18" rear tire. Stopping was achieved via ∅200mm Drum, duplex full hub in the front and a ∅200mm Drum, simplex full hub in the rear. The front suspension was a Telescopic fork while the rear was equiped with a Long swing arm with suspension units and oil pressure shock absorbers The R 50/2 is fitted with a 17 liters / 4.49 US gal fuel tank.