NSU 8PS: history, specs, pictures
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|Production||1921 - 1925|
|Bore / Stroke||80.0mm x 99.0mm|
|Top Speed||62 mph (100 km/h)|
|Transmission||Gear box: 3-speed
Final Drive: chain
|Wheelbase||58.66 inches (1490 mm)|
|Length||91.34 inches (2320 mm)|
|Width||34.65 inches (880 mm)|
|Height||29.92 inches (760 mm)|
|Weight||341.72 pounds (155.0 Kg) (dry),|
|Fuel Capacity||3.17 Gallon (12.00 Liters)|
The NSU 8PS was a twin, four-stroke standard produced by NSU between 1921 and 1925. It could reach a top speed of 62 mph (100 km/h).
Engine[edit | edit source]
The engine was a air cooled twin, four-stroke. A 80.0mm bore x 99.0mm stroke result in a displacement of just 996.0 cubic centimeters.
Drive[edit | edit source]
The bike has a 3-speed transmission.
Chassis[edit | edit source]
It came with a 3-28 front tire and a 3-28 rear tire. The 8PS was fitted with a 3.17 Gallon (12.00 Liters) fuel tank. The bike weighed just 341.72 pounds (155.0 Kg). The wheelbase was 58.66 inches (1490 mm) long.