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Norton 961/SS Commando

General moped information

ModelNorton 961/SS Commando
CategoryNaked bike
Rating60.1 out of 100. Show full rating and compare with other bikes

Engine and transmission

Engine typeTwin, four-stroke
Power80.00 HP (58.4 kW)) @ 6500 RPM
Fuel systemCarburettor. Twin 39mm Keihin FCR
IgnitionCrank fired electronic
Cooling systemAir
ClutchCush drive clutch
Exhaust system1 3/4 inch header system with merged collector and twin mufflers with catalytic converters.

Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels

Frame type4130 chrome molybden steel
Rake (fork angle)24.5°
Trail101 mm (4.0 inches)
Front tyre dimensions120/70-X17
Rear tyre dimensions180/55-X17
Front brakesSingle disc. Bremo 4 piston gold line
Front brakes diameter320 mm (12.6 inches)
Rear brakesSingle disc. Bremo 2 piston gold line
Rear brakes diameter220 mm (8.7 inches)

Physical measures and capacities

Dry weight188.2 kg (415.0 pounds)
Power/weight ratio0.4250 HP/kg
Seat height813 mm (32.0 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.
Fuel capacity17.03 litres (4.50 gallons)

Other specifications

Color optionsBlack
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