Bimota BB1: history, specs, pictures

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Bimota BB 1
Production 2001
single cylinder, four-stroke
Bore / Stroke 100.0mm x 83.0mm
Top Speed 112 mph (180 km/h)
Horsepower 53.77 HP (40.1 KW) @ 6800RPM
Fuel System carburetor
Transmission Gear box: 5-speed
Final Drive: chain
Brakes Front: single disc
Rear: single disc
Front Tire 120/70-zr17
Rear Tire 160/55-zr17
Wheelbase 52.76 inches (1340 mm)
Seat Height 31.1 inches (790 mm)
Weight 319.67 pounds (145.0 Kg) (dry),
Fuel Capacity 3.96 Gallon (15.00 Liters)
Manuals Service Manual

The Bimota BB 1 was a single cylinder, four-stroke standard produced by Bimota in 2001. It could reach a top speed of 112 mph (180 km/h). Claimed horsepower was 53.77 HP (40.1 KW) @ 6800 RPM.

Engine[edit | edit source]

A 100.0mm bore x 83.0mm stroke result in a displacement of just 652.0 cubic centimeters.

Drive[edit | edit source]

The bike has a 5-speed transmission.

Chassis[edit | edit source]

It came with a 120/70-zr17 front tire and a 160/55-zr17 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via single disc in the front and a single disc in the rear. The BB 1 was fitted with a 3.96 Gallon (15.00 Liters) fuel tank. The bike weighed just 319.67 pounds (145.0 Kg). The wheelbase was 52.76 inches (1340 mm) long.