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Usage[edit source]

|name             = 
|photo            = 
|aka              = 
|manufacturer     = 
|production       = 
|predecessor      = 
|successor        = 
|class            = 
|engine           = 
|bore_stroke      = 
|compression      = 
|top_speed        = 
|zero_to_60       =
|quarter_mile     = 
|power            = 
|torque           = 
|fuel_system      =
|air_filter       =
|ignition         = 
|spark_plug       = 
|battery          =
|transmission     = 
|final_drive      = 
|front_sprocket   = 
|rear_sprocket    =
|frame            = 
|suspension       = 
|brakes           = 
|front_tire       = 
|rear_tire        = 
|front_tire_psi   = 
|rear_tire_psi    = 
|rake_trail       = 
|wheelbase        = 
|length           = 
|width            = 
|height           = 
|ground_clearance = 
|seat_height      = 
|dry_weight       = 
|wet_weight       = 
|fuel_capacity    = 
|oil_capacity     = 
|oil_filter       =
|recommended_oil  = 
|fuel_consumption = 
|competition      =
|related          = 
|value            = 
|msrp             =

Meanings[edit source]

  • name: Include both the make and model of the motorcycle.
  • photo: A representative image of the motorcycle taken against a background containing no other vehicles, with uniform lighting. Preferably, it should be a 'three quarter' (front and side view), or a side view of the motorcycle. ).
  • aka: Any other names the motorcycles is known by (eg: the Honda CB600F is also known as the Hornet and 599).
  • manufacturer: The brand name, marque, division or automaker
  • parent company: Industrial group or holding company which owns the marque/brand/division at the time the motorcycle was produced (if any)
  • production: Production dates of when the motorcycle was produced and sold. Must be listed down to the month and year.
  • model_year: Model years of when the motorcycle was produced and sold.
  • predecessor: Previous models from the manufacturer in the segment or similar
  • successor: Following models in the segment or similar
  • class: Use article types of motorcycle to see different classes and descriptions.
  • engine: Use article motorcycle engine to see different types.
  • bore_stroke: Use the convert template to convert both parameters e.g. {{convert|80.5|x|49.5|mm|abbr=on}}
  • compression: The cylinders' compression ratio, e.g. 12.5:1
  • top_speed: Maximum achievable speed. Can be in either mph or km/h. Use convert for proper conversions.
  • power: The maximum achieved power, preferably indicating the RPM in which it is achieved.
  • torque: The maximum achieved torque, preferably indicating the RPM in which it is achieved.
  • ignition: Type of ignition mechanism. e.g.: CDI, kick start, etc.
  • spark_plug: NGK Spark plug
  • transmission: Number of forward gear ratios, and the type of transmission (eg. "6-speed manual, 5-speed automatic")
  • frame: See Motorcycle frame for frame types.
  • suspension:
  • brakes:
  • tires:
  • rake_trail:
  • wheelbase:
  • length:
  • width:
  • height:
  • seat_height:
  • dry weight:
  • wet weight:
  • fuel capacity: Nominal capacity of the fuel tank
  • oil_capacity: Only applies to 2-stroke bikes with a separate oil tank.
  • oil_filter: Preferably K&N in format: K&N KN-151
  • fuel_consumption:
  • turning_radius: Rarely relevant except to small city bikes like mopeds.
  • related:

Notes[edit source]

Be prepared to verify any items that are subjected with a fully cited secondary source. Attributes that follow under this include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • top speed
  • power
  • torque
  • dry weight
  • wet weight
  • fuel consumption
  • related

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