Ariel NH Hunter

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Ariel NH Hunter
Production 1932
Class Classic
Parallel twin-cylinder, two stroke
Bore / Stroke 71.1mm x 71.1mm
Compression ratio 6.2:1
Horsepower 19.44 HP (14.5 KW) @ 5800RPM
Transmission Gear box: 4-Speed

Final Drive: Chain

Clutch: Dry, multiplate
Suspension Front: Telescopic hydraulic fork
Rear: Plungers
Brakes Front: Drum
Rear: Drum
Front Tire 3.00x20
Rear Tire 3.25x19
Length 85.79 inches (2179 mm)
Width 25.2 inches (640 mm)
Weight 168.0 kg (wet)
Manuals Service Manual

The Ariel NH Hunter was a Parallel twin-cylinder, two stroke Classic motorcycle produced by Ariel in 1932. Claimed horsepower was 19.44 HP (14.5 KW) @ 5800 RPM.


A 71.1mm bore x 71.1mm stroke result in a displacement of just 350.0 cubic centimeters.


The bike has a 4-Speed transmission. Power was moderated via the Dry, multiplate.


It came with a 3.00x20 front tire and a 3.25x19 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via Drum in the front and a Drum in the rear. The front suspension was a Telescopic hydraulic fork while the rear was equipped with a Plungers.

1932 - 1950 Ariel NH Hunter[edit]

1932 - 1950 Ariel NH Hunter

At the start of the 1930s, Ariel’s product range featured a bewildering array of single-cylinder motorcycles, including side and overhead valve engines of 250, 350, 500 and 557cc capacities with both vertical and forward sloping cylinders, single or twin exhaust ports, and 2- and 4-valve heads.