Zündapp K500: history, specs, pictures
|Also called||K 500|
|Production||1933 - 1940|
two cylinder boxer, four-stroke
|Bore / Stroke||69.0mm x 66.6mm|
|Top Speed||65 mph (105 km/h)|
|Horsepower||15.69 HP (11.7 KW) @ 4500RPM|
|Fuel System||carburetor. bing 22mm|
|Transmission||Gear box: 4-speed
Final Drive: shaft drive (cardan)
|Brakes||Front: expanding brake (drum brake)
Rear: expanding brake (drum brake)
|Weight||396.83 pounds (180.0 Kg) (dry),|
The Zündapp K500 was a two cylinder boxer, four-stroke standard produced by Zündapp between 1933 and 1940. It could reach a top speed of 65 mph (105 km/h). Claimed horsepower was 15.69 HP (11.7 KW) @ 4500 RPM.
The bike has a 4-speed transmission.
It came with a 3.50-19 front tire and a 3.50-19 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 while the rear was equipped with a rigid. The bike weighed just 396.83 pounds (180.0 Kg).