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{{Infobox Motorcycle
 
 
|name            = '''BMW R65LS'''
 
|name            = '''BMW R65LS'''
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|photo           = Bmw-r65ls-1982-1982-1.jpg
 
|aka              = R 65 LS
 
|aka              = R 65 LS
 
|manufacturer    = [[BMW]]
 
|manufacturer    = [[BMW]]
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|production      = 1982 - 1984
 
|production      = 1982 - 1984
 
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|predecessor      = [[BMW R65]]
 
|successor        =
 
|successor        =
|class            = [[Naked]]
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|class            = [[Standard]]
 
|engine          = two cylinder boxer, four-stroke
 
|engine          = two cylinder boxer, four-stroke
 
|bore_stroke      = 82.0mm x 61.5mm
 
|bore_stroke      = 82.0mm x 61.5mm
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|torque          = 38.36 ft/lbs (52.0 Nm) @ 6500RPM
 
|torque          = 38.36 ft/lbs (52.0 Nm) @ 6500RPM
 
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|spark_plug      ={{sparkplug|NGK BP7ES}} `81-85 <ref name="wps_street_2019">{{cite book|title=2019 Western Power Sports Catalog|publisher=[https://www.wps-inc.com/catalogs Western Power Sports]|date=2019}}</ref>
|battery          = 9.2:1
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|battery          = {{battery|YUASA 51814}} `81-85 <ref name="wps_street_2019"/>
 
|transmission    = Gear box: 5-speed <br>
 
|transmission    = Gear box: 5-speed <br>
Final Drive: [[shaft]] drive (cardan) <br>
 
 
Clutch: dry, single plate <br>
 
Clutch: dry, single plate <br>
  
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|final_drive= Shaft
 
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|suspension      =Front: telescopic fork <br>
 
|suspension      =Front: telescopic fork <br>
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|oil_filter= {{oilfilter|K&N KN-161}}<ref name="kl_2019">{{cite book|title=2019 K&L Supply Co Catalog|publisher=[https://www.klsupply.com/ K&L Supply Co]|date=2019}}</ref>
 
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==1982 BMW R 65 LS==
 
==1982 BMW R 65 LS==
[[File:bmw-r65ls-1982-1982-1.jpg|600px|1982 BMW R 65 LS]]
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[[File:bmw-r65ls-1982-1982-0.jpg|600px|1982 BMW R 65 LS]]
 
[[File:bmw-r65ls-1982-1982-0.jpg|600px|1982 BMW R 65 LS]]
  
The 1982 MY BMW R 65 LS has, at its heart, an air-cooled, four-stroke, 649cc, boxer twin cylinder engine mated to a five-speed manual transmission, and can produce a claimed 50 horsepower and 52 Nm of torque. In addition, it comes with a nose-fairing, a large, round headlamp, cast-aluminium wheels, dual front disc brakes a single disc in the rear, a telescopic fork as a front suspension coupled to dual shocks in the rear, an analogue instrument cluster and a dual seat.
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The 1982 MY BMW R 65 LS has, at its heart, an air-cooled, four-stroke, 649cc, boxer twin cylinder engine mated to a five-speed manual transmission, and can produce a claimed 50 horsepower and 52 Nm of torque. In addition, it comes with a nose-fairing, a large, round headlamp, cast-aluminum wheels, dual front disc brakes a single disc in the rear, a telescopic fork as a front suspension coupled to dual shocks in the rear, an analogue instrument cluster and a dual seat.
  
  
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== References ==
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Latest revision as of 19:15, 18 August 2019

Bmw-r65ls-1982-1982-1.jpg
BMW R65LS
Manufacturer
BMW
Also called R 65 LS
Production 1982 - 1984
Class Standard
Predecessor BMW R65
Engine
two cylinder boxer, four-stroke
Bore / Stroke 82.0mm x 61.5mm
Compression ratio 9.2:1
Top Speed 109 mph (175 km/h)
Horsepower 48.95 HP (36.5 KW) @ 7250RPM
Torque 38.36 ft/lbs (52.0 Nm) @ 6500RPM
Spark Plug NGK BP7ES `81-85 [1]
Battery YUASA 51814 `81-85 [1]
Transmission Gear box: 5-speed
Clutch: dry, single plate
Final Drive Shaft
Suspension Front: telescopic fork
Rear: dual shocks
Brakes Front: dual disc
Rear: expanding brake
Front Tire 3.25-18
Rear Tire 4.00-18
Wheelbase 55.12 inches (1400 mm)
Length 87.01 inches (2210 mm)
Width 27.01 inches (686 mm)
Weight 208.0 kg (wet)
Oil Filter K&N KN-161[2]
Fuel Capacity 5.81 Gallon (22.00 Liters)
Manuals Service Manual


The BMW R65LS was a two cylinder boxer, four-stroke Naked motorcycle produced by BMW between 1982 and 1984. It could reach a top speed of 109 mph (175 km/h). Max torque was 38.36 ft/lbs (52.0 Nm) @ 6500 RPM. Claimed horsepower was 48.95 HP (36.5 KW) @ 7250 RPM.

Engine[edit]

The engine was a air cooled two cylinder boxer, four-stroke. A 82.0mm bore x 61.5mm stroke result in a displacement of just 649.0 cubic centimeters. Fuel was supplied via a overhead valves (ohv).

Drive[edit]

The bike has a 5-speed transmission. Power was moderated via the dry, single plate.

Chassis[edit]

It came with a 3.25-18 front tire and a 4.00-18 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via dual disc in the front and a expanding brake in the rear. The front suspension was a telescopic fork while the rear was equipped with a dual shocks. The R65LS was fitted with a 5.81 Gallon (22.00 Liters) fuel tank. The wheelbase was 55.12 inches (1400 mm) long.

1982 BMW R 65 LS[edit]

1982 BMW R 65 LS

The 1982 MY BMW R 65 LS has, at its heart, an air-cooled, four-stroke, 649cc, boxer twin cylinder engine mated to a five-speed manual transmission, and can produce a claimed 50 horsepower and 52 Nm of torque. In addition, it comes with a nose-fairing, a large, round headlamp, cast-aluminum wheels, dual front disc brakes a single disc in the rear, a telescopic fork as a front suspension coupled to dual shocks in the rear, an analogue instrument cluster and a dual seat.


In Media[edit]


References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 2019 Western Power Sports Catalog. Western Power Sports. 2019. 
  2. 2019 K&L Supply Co Catalog. K&L Supply Co. 2019. 


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