Velocette MOV (1933-48)

Make Model: Velocette MOV


Year: 1933 – 48
Engine: Four stroke, single cylinder, OHV
Capacity: 248 cc / 15.1 cub in
Bore x Stroke: 68.5 x 68.5 mm
Compression Ratio: 6.75:1
Cooling System: Air cooled
Carburetor: Amal needle-type
Lubrication: Dry sump
Exhaust: Single, large stainless steel silencer
Ignition: Miller dynamo
Starting: Kick start
Max Power: 8.8 kW / 12 hp @ 5000 rpm
Clutch: Three-plate
Transmission: 4 Speed, initially hand changed, later by foot
Final Drive: Chain
Gear Ratios: 1st 16.1 / 2nd 11.1 / 3rd8.45 / 4th 6.35:1
Frame: Single top and front down tubes and twin tube cradle
Front Suspension: Webb forks with shock absorbers and steering damper
Rear Suspension: Spring loaded seat
Front Brakes: 6 in., drum
Rear Brakes: 6 in., drum

Front Wheel: 19 in., spokes
Rear Wheel: 19 in., spokes
Front Tyre: 3.25 x 19 in
Rear Tyre: 3.25 x 19 in
Fuel Capacity: 11.4 L / 3 US gal
Top Speed: 126 km/h / 78 mph
Colours: Black/chrome
Source: Wikipedia


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