BMW R27 in Movies
The BMW R27 is a single cylinder, four-stroke allround motorcycle produced between 1960 and 1966. It could reach a top speed of 130.0 km/h (80.8 mph)
The engine was a air cooled single cylinder, four-stroke. A 68.0 x 68.0 mm (2.7 x 2.7 inches) stroke result in a displacement of just 247.00 ccm (15.07 cubic inches). The engine features a 8.2:1 compression ratio. Fuel was supplied via a overhead valves (ohv).
The bike has a 4-speed transmission. The final drive was via shaft drive (cardan).
It came with a 3.27-18 front tire and a 3.27-18 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 cartridge while the rear was equiped with a twin shock-swingarm The R27 is fitted with a 15.00 litres (3.96 gallons) fuel tank. The wheelbase is 965 mm (38.0 inches) long.
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Obviously filmed in the Californian countryside. I am not yet sure what these are but they both appear to have Earles type forks so I suspect they are BMW singles. Note the AMC Ambassador in the background. Front fork says BMW, and it looks like single cylinder model.
Si fourche Earles et mono, alors R 27...
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Note that "BMW R 27" was my best guess when coming to this motorcycle. Here are some better views from production stills if you think I may be incorrect:
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1960 BMW R27
BMW R26 (or R27)
Since on newspapers from the '70s. I've found some advertisements from Guardia Civil de Tráfico about auctions of its old vehicles from the '60s, and they only say BMW R 27 (and not R 26), I'm going to suppose this is a R 27.
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1960 BMW R27
Main-pic : 1956-60 BMW R 26 or 1960-66 BMW R 27 (on thumbnail is a another, no BMW)
- R 27