Rudge Ulster 500: history, specs, pictures
The Rudge Ulster 500 was a single cylinder, four-stroke standard produced by Rudge between 1929 and 1939. It could reach a top speed of 99 mph (160 km/h). Claimed horsepower was 43.99 HP (32.8 KW) @ 5300 RPM.
|Rudge Ulster 500|
|Production||1929 - 1939|
single cylinder, four-stroke
|Bore / Stroke||85.0mm x 88.0mm|
|Top Speed||99 mph (160 km/h)|
|Horsepower||43.99 HP (32.8 KW) @ 5300RPM|
|Transmission||Final Drive: chain
|Brakes||Front: expanding brake (drum brake)
Rear: expanding brake (drum brake)
The engine was a air cooled single cylinder, four-stroke. A 85.0mm bore x 88.0mm stroke result in a displacement of just 499.0 cubic centimeters. Fuel was supplied via a overhead valves (ohv).
Stopping was achieved via expanding brake (drum brake) in the front and a expanding brake (drum brake) in the rear.