Suzuki A80: review, history, specs

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1972 Suzuki A80 sales brochure european
1972 Suzuki A80 brochure european
Suzuki A80
Manufacturer Suzuki
Also called A 80
Production 1970 - 1973
Class Classic
Engine Two stroke, single cylinder
Bore / Stroke 48.3mm x 48.3mm
Top speed 60 mph (96 km/h)
Horse Power 7.64 HP (5.7 KW) @ 7500RPM
Torque 5.9 ft/lbs (8.0 Nm) @ 6000RPM
Fuel system Carburetor
Battery 7.0:1
Transmission Gear box: 4-Speed, constant mesh, toe and heel shift

Final Drive: Chain

Clutch: Wet multi-discs
Suspension Front: Telescopic fork, oil damped
Rear: Swingarm, oil damped
Front Tire 2.25-17 4PR
Rear Tire 2.50-17 4PR
Wheelbase 46.69 inches (1186 mm)
Dimensions L 72.99 inches (1854 mm)
W 29.88 inches (759 mm)
Seat height 30.71 inches (780 mm)
Weight  (dry), 89.0 kg (wet)
Fuel capacity 1.85 Gallon (7.00 Liters)
Manuals Service Manual
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The Suzuki A 80 was a Two stroke, single cylinder Classic motorcycle produced by Suzuki between 1970 and 1973. It could reach a top speed of 60 mph (96 km/h). Max torque was 5.9 ft/lbs (8.0 Nm) @ 6000 RPM. Claimed horsepower was 7.64 HP (5.7 KW) @ 7500 RPM.

Engine[edit]

The engine was a air cooled Two stroke, single cylinder. A 48.3mm bore x 48.3mm stroke result in a displacement of just 72.0 cubic centimeters. Fuel was supplied via a port control.

Drive[edit]

The bike has a 4-Speed, constant mesh, toe and heel shift transmission. Power was moderated via the Wet multi-discs.

Chassis[edit]

It came with a 2.25-17 4PR front tire and a 2.50-17 4PR rear tire. The front suspension was a Telescopic fork, oil damped while the rear was equipped with a Swingarm, oil damped. The A 80 was fitted with a 1.85 Gallon (7.00 Liters) fuel tank. The wheelbase was 46.69 inches (1186 mm) long.

1973 Suzuki A 80[edit]

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