1937 BMW R35

1937 BMW R35 Specifications

  • Updated: 2023-03-20

General information

ModelBMW R35

Engine and transmission

Displacement342.0 ccm (20.87 cubic inches)
Engine typeSingle cylinder, four-stroke
Power14.0 HP (10.2 kW) @ 3500 RPM
Top speed100.0 km/h (62.1 mph)
Bore x stroke72.0 x 84.0 mm (2.8 x 3.3 inches)
Fuel systemCarburettor. SUM CK 9/22
Fuel controlOverhead Valves (OHV)
Lubrication systemWet sump
Cooling systemAir
Transmission typeShaft drive (cardan) (final drive)
ClutchSingle plate dry-cable operated
Fuel consumption3.00 litres/100 km (33.3 km/l or 78.41 mpg)
Greenhouse gases69.6 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission)

Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels

Frame typeSteel twin looped
Front suspensionCartridge
Rear suspensionRigid
Front tire3.50-19
Rear tire3.50-19
Front brakesExpanding brake (drum brake)
Diameter180 mm (7.1 inches)
Rear brakesExpanding brake (drum brake)
Diameter180 mm (7.1 inches)
SeatSpring-mounted seat
Weight incl. oil, gas, etc152.0 kg (335.1 pounds)
Overall height950 mm (37.4 inches)
Overall length2000 mm (78.7 inches)
Overall width800 mm (31.5 inches)
Wheelbase1400 mm (55.1 inches)
Fuel capacity12.00 litres (3.17 US gallons)
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