Moto Guzzi Le Mans 850: history, specs, pictures

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Moto Guzzi Le Mans 850
Also called 850 Le Mans 111, 850 Le Mans III, 850 Le Mans II, 850 Le Mans
Production 1976 - 1984
v2, four-stroke
Bore / Stroke 83.0mm x 78.0mm
Top Speed 133 mph (214 km/h)
Horsepower 74.43 HP (55.5 KW) @ 7700RPM
Transmission Gear box: 5-speed
Final Drive: shaft drive (cardan)
Brakes Front: dual disc
Rear: single disc
Front Tire 100/90-18
Rear Tire 110/90-18
Weight 247.0 kg (wet)
Fuel Capacity 6.6 Gallon (25.00 Liters)
Manuals Service Manual

The Moto Guzzi 850 Le Mans III was a v2, four-stroke standard produced by Moto Guzzi between 1976 and 1984. It could reach a top speed of 133 mph (214 km/h). Claimed horsepower was 74.43 HP (55.5 KW) @ 7700 RPM.

Engine[edit | edit source]

The engine was a air cooled v2, four-stroke. A 83.0mm bore x 78.0mm stroke result in a displacement of just 844.0 cubic centimeters. Fuel was supplied via a overhead valves (ohv).

Drive[edit | edit source]

The bike has a 5-speed transmission.

Chassis[edit | edit source]

It came with a 100/90-18 front tire and a 110/90-18 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via dual disc in the front and a single disc in the rear. The 850 Le Mans III was fitted with a 6.6 Gallon (25.00 Liters) fuel tank.

In Media[edit | edit source]