Ariel LH200 Colt
|Ariel LH200 Colt|
|Also called||LH 200 Colt|
|Production||1954 - 1959|
single cylinder, four-stroke
|Bore / Stroke||60.0mm x 70.0mm|
|Top Speed||62 mph (100 km/h)|
|Horsepower||9.79 HP (7.3 KW) @ 5600RPM|
|Transmission||Gear box: 4-speed
Final Drive: chain
|Suspension||Front: telescopic hydraulic fork
|Brakes||Front: expanding brake (drum brake)
Rear: expanding brake (drum brake)
|Length||79.92 inches (2030 mm)|
|Width||25.2 inches (640 mm)|
|Weight||271.17 pounds (123.0 Kg) (dry), 123.0 kg (wet)|
|Fuel Capacity||2.91 Gallon (11.00 Liters)|
|Fuel Consumption||3.50 liters/100 km (28.6 km/l or 67.21 mpg)|
The Ariel LH200 Colt was a single cylinder, four-stroke Classic motorcycle produced by Ariel between 1954 and 1959. It could reach a top speed of 62 mph (100 km/h). Claimed horsepower was 9.79 HP (7.3 KW) @ 5600 RPM.
The bike has a 4-speed transmission. Power was moderated via the two-plate clutch.
It came with a 2.75-19 front tire and a 2.75-19 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 telescopic hydraulic fork while the rear was equipped with a plungers. The LH200 Colt was fitted with a 2.91 Gallon (11.00 Liters) fuel tank. The bike weighed just 271.17 pounds (123.0 Kg).
1954 - 1959 Ariel LH 200 Colt
The 1959 Ariel LH 200 Colt sports an air-cooled, four-stroke, 197cc, single cylinder powerplant mated to a four-speed manual transmission. In addition, it comes standard with laced wheels, full-coverage fenders, a dual seat, rear, plunger-type shocks, wide handlebars, mid-mounted foot controls, a small exhaust system, a large headlight, a telescopic front fork and an 11-liter (2.9-gallon) fuel tank.