Benelli 502 C: history, specs, pictures

The Benelli 502 C was a twin, four-stroke standard produced by Benelli in 2019. Max torque was 33.19 ft/lbs (45.0 Nm) @ 5000 RPM. Claimed horsepower was 46.53 HP (34.7 KW) @ 8500 RPM.

Benelli 502 C
Production 2019
twin, four-stroke
Bore / Stroke 69.0mm x 66.8mm
Horsepower 46.53 HP (34.7 KW) @ 8500RPM
Torque 33.19 ft/lbs (45.0 Nm) @ 5000RPM
Fuel System injection
Ignition tli
Transmission Gear box: 6-speed

Final Drive: chain

Clutch: wet multidisc
Suspension Front: adjustable upside-down forks 41mm
Rear: rear swing arm with central shock absorber spring preload adjustable
Brakes Front: double disc. 4-piston, abs
Rear: single disc. single piston caliper, abs
Front Tire 120/70-zr17
Rear Tire 160/60-zr17
Wheelbase 62.99 inches (1600 mm)
Length 89.76 inches (2280 mm)
Width 37.01 inches (940 mm)
Height 48.62 inches (1235 mm)
Seat Height 29.53 inches (750 mm)
Weight 478.4 pounds (217.0 Kg) (dry),
Fuel Capacity 5.55 Gallon (21.00 Liters)
Fuel Consumption 3.90 liters/100 km (25.6 km/l or 60.31 mpg)
Manuals Service Manual


The engine was a liquid cooled twin, four-stroke. A 69.0mm bore x 66.8mm stroke result in a displacement of just 500.0 cubic centimeters. Fuel was supplied via a double overhead cams/twin cam (dohc).


The bike has a 6-speed transmission. Power was moderated via the wet multidisc.


It came with a 120/70-zr17 front tire and a 160/60-zr17 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via double disc. 4-piston, abs in the front and a single disc. single piston caliper, abs in the rear. The front suspension was a adjustable upside-down forks 41mm while the rear was equipped with a rear swing arm with central shock absorber spring preload adjustable. The 502 C was fitted with a 5.55 Gallon (21.00 Liters) fuel tank. The bike weighed just 478.4 pounds (217.0 Kg). The wheelbase was 62.99 inches (1600 mm) long.