Norton Atlas 750: history, specs, pictures

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The Norton Atlas was a twin, four-stroke allround motorcycle produced between 1962 and 1968. Claimed horsepower was 56.73 HP (42.3 KW) @ 6800 RPM.

Engine[edit]

The engine was a air cooled twin, four-stroke. A 73.0mm bore x 89.0mm stroke result in a displacement of just 745.0 cubic centimeters. The engine featured a 8.9:1 compression ratio.

Drive[edit]

The bike has a 4-speed transmission. The final drive was via chain.

Chassis[edit]

It came with a 3.25-19 front tire and a 4.25-19 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via expanding brake (drum brake) in the front and a expanding brake (drum brake) in the rear. The front suspension was a telescopic while the rear was equiped with a dual chocks.

In Media[edit]

Norton Atlas 750
Manufacturer
Also called Atlas
Production 1962 - 1968
Class Road
Engine
twin, four-stroke
Bore / Stroke 73.0mm x 89.0mm
Horsepower 56.73 HP (42.3 KW) @ 6800RPM
Fuel System carburetor
Ignition electric
Battery 8.9:1
Transmission Gear box: 4-speed
Final Drive: chain
Suspension Front: telescopic
Rear: dual chocks
Brakes Front: expanding brake (drum brake)
Rear: expanding brake (drum brake)
Front Tire 3.25-19
Rear Tire 4.25-19
Weight 185.0 kg (wet)
Manuals Service Manual


The Norton Atlas was a twin, four-stroke Road motorcycle produced by Norton between 1962 and 1968. Claimed horsepower was 56.73 HP (42.3 KW) @ 6800 RPM.

Engine[edit]

The engine was a air cooled twin, four-stroke. A 73.0mm bore x 89.0mm stroke result in a displacement of just 745.0 cubic centimeters.

Drive[edit]

The bike has a 4-speed transmission.

Chassis[edit]

It came with a 3.25-19 front tire and a 4.25-19 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via expanding brake (drum brake) in the front and a expanding brake (drum brake) in the rear. The front suspension was a telescopic while the rear was equipped with a dual chocks.

In Media[edit]