Maico GP 500E (1986-88)

Make Model: Maico GP 500E


Year: 1986 – 88
Engine: Single cylinder, two sroke
Capacity: 488 cc / 29.8 cub in
Bore x Stroke: 86.5 x 83 mm
Cooling System: Liquid cooled
Compression Ratio: 13.5:1
Carburetor: Bing 54/40 oval
Lubrication: Wet sump
Exhaust: S.E.E.S. system
Ignition: MOTOPLAT electronic
Starting: Kick
Max Power: 45.6 kW / 62 hp @ 7000 rpm (Restricted model: 12.5 kW / 17 hp)
Clutch: Wet, cable operated
Transmission: 5-Speed
Final Drive: Chain
Frame: Chrom-moly
Front Suspension: Hydraulic telescopic fork, 42 mm
Front Wheel Travel: 305 mm / 12 in
Rear Suspension: Maico twin link with ~Ahlins shock
Rear Wheel Travel: 350 mm / 14 in
Front Brakes: Disc

Rear Brakes: Disc
Wheels: Steel, laced wire spokes
Front Tyre: 3.00 x 21 in.
Rear Tyre: 4.10 x 18 in.
Wheelbase: 1480 mm / 58.3 in.
Ground Clearance: 384 mm / 15.1 in.
Seat Height: 960 mm / 37.8 in.
Wet Weight: 109 kg / 229.3 lbs
Fuel Capacity: 10.1 L / 2.7 US gal


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