Benelli BX505

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Benelli BX505
Also called BX505 Enduro, BX 505 Enduro
Production 2008 - 2011
Class Enduro
single cylinder, four-stroke
Bore / Stroke 104.0mm x 59.5mm
Compression ratio 11.5:1
Horsepower 58.47 HP (43.6 KW) @ 8500RPM
Torque 36.88 ft/lbs (50.0 Nm) @ 5750RPM
Ignition digital
Transmission Gear box: 6-speed

Final Drive: chain

Clutch: wet clutch 7 steel discs
Suspension Front: 50 mm fully adjustable
Rear: sachs shock absorber fully adjustable
Brakes Front: single disc
Rear: single disc
Front Tire 80/100-21
Rear Tire 140/80-18
Wheelbase 57.09 inches (1450 mm)
Length 85.04 inches (2160 mm)
Width 31.89 inches (810 mm)
Height 48.82 inches (1240 mm)
Seat Height 37.8 inches (960 mm)
Weight 242.51 pounds (110.0 Kg) (dry), 110.0 kg (wet)
Fuel Capacity 2.38 Gallon (9.00 Liters)
Manuals Service Manual

The Benelli BX505 Enduro was a single cylinder, four-stroke Enduro motorcycle produced by Benelli between 2008 and 2011. Max torque was 36.88 ft/lbs (50.0 Nm) @ 5750 RPM. Claimed horsepower was 58.47 HP (43.6 KW) @ 8500 RPM.

Engine[edit | edit source]

A 104.0mm bore x 59.5mm stroke result in a displacement of just 505.0 cubic centimeters. Fuel was supplied via a double overhead cams/twin cam (dohc).

Drive[edit | edit source]

The bike has a 6-speed transmission. Power was moderated via the wet clutch 7 steel discs.

Chassis[edit | edit source]

It came with a 80/100-21 front tire and a 140/80-18 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via single disc in the front and a single disc in the rear. The front suspension was a 50 mm fully adjustable while the rear was equipped with a sachs shock absorber fully adjustable. The BX505 Enduro was fitted with a 2.38 Gallon (9.00 Liters) fuel tank. The bike weighed just 242.51 pounds (110.0 Kg). The wheelbase was 57.09 inches (1450 mm) long.

2008 Benelli BX 505 Enduro[edit | edit source]

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The 2008 MY Benelli BX 505 Enduro sports a liquid-cooled, four-stroke, 505cc, single cylinder powerplant mated to a six-speed manual transmission, and it can produce a claimed 60 horsepower and 50 Nm of torque. In addition, it comes standard with a 50mm upside-down telescopic fork, a Sachs adjustable shock absorber in the rear, front and rear disc brakes, a dual seat, laced wheels with knobby tires mounted on them, plus an under-seat exhaust system and fuel-tank.