Velocette K: history, specs, pictures

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Velocette K
Production 1925
Class Classic
Four stroke, single cylinder, air cooled
Bore / Stroke 73.7mm x 73.7mm
Compression ratio 6.1
Fuel System Carburetor
Transmission Gear box: 3-Speed

Final Drive: Chain

Clutch: Wet multi plate
Suspension Front: Webb fork with two friction dampers
Rear: Spring loaded seat
Brakes Front: Drum
Rear: Drum
Front Tire 3.00-19
Rear Tire 3.00-19
Weight 112.0 kg (wet)
Manuals Service Manual

The Velocette K was a Four stroke, single cylinder, air cooled Classic motorcycle produced by Velocette in 1925.

Engine[edit | edit source]

A 73.7mm bore x 73.7mm stroke result in a displacement of just 348.4 cubic centimeters.

Drive[edit | edit source]

The bike has a 3-Speed transmission. Power was moderated via the Wet multi plate.

Chassis[edit | edit source]

It came with a 3.00-19 front tire and a 3.00-19 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via Drum in the front and a Drum in the rear. The front suspension was a Webb fork with two friction dampers while the rear was equipped with a Spring loaded seat.

1925 - 1948 Velocette K[edit | edit source]

1925 - 1948 Velocette K

The production of the K line of bikes began in 1925, also being the platform for the KSS, KTS, KTP and KNN roadsters, which were in production until 1948.