Benelli Century Racer 899: history, specs, pictures
|Benelli Century Racer 899|
in-line three, four-stroke
|Bore / Stroke||88.0mm x 49.5mm|
|Horsepower||117.47 HP (87.6 KW) @ 9500RPM|
|Torque||64.91 ft/lbs (88.0 Nm) @ 8000RPM|
|Fuel System||injection. electronic injection with three throttle bodies ø53 mm|
|Ignition||single coil inductive discharge electronic ignition|
|Transmission||Gear box: 6-speed
Final Drive: chain
|Suspension||Front: upside down fork
Rear: asd steel tube trellis swingarm. shock with hydraulic adjustment and spring preload assembled with progressive link
|Brakes||Front: single disc. twin floating wave disks
Rear: single disc. wave
|Wheelbase||56.5 inches (1435 mm)|
|Length||82.09 inches (2085 mm)|
|Width||29.53 inches (750 mm)|
|Height||41.93 inches (1065 mm)|
|Seat Height||32.68 inches (830 mm)|
|Weight||458.56 pounds (208.0 Kg) (dry), 218.0 kg (wet)|
|Oil Capacity||1.06 Gallon (4.00 Liters)|
|Fuel Capacity||4.23 Gallon (16.00 Liters)|
The Benelli Century Racer 899 was a in-line three, four-stroke standard produced by Benelli in 2011. Max torque was 64.91 ft/lbs (88.0 Nm) @ 8000 RPM. Claimed horsepower was 117.47 HP (87.6 KW) @ 9500 RPM.
Engine[edit | edit source]
The engine was a liquid cooled in-line three, four-stroke. A 88.0mm bore x 49.5mm stroke result in a displacement of just 898.5 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 multiplate.
Chassis[edit | edit source]
It came with a 120/65-zr17 front tire and a 180/55-zr17 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via single disc. twin floating wave disks in the front and a single disc. wave in the rear. The front suspension was a upside down fork while the rear was equipped with a asd steel tube trellis swingarm. shock with hydraulic adjustment and spring preload assembled with progressive link. The Century Racer 899 was fitted with a 4.23 Gallon (16.00 Liters) fuel tank. The bike weighed just 458.56 pounds (208.0 Kg). The wheelbase was 56.5 inches (1435 mm) long.