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Yamaha XS500B

Engine and Transmission

The Yamaha XS500B is a 4 stroke, Classic bike with a Air cooled 498.00 ccm (30,24 cubic inches) Twin, 4 Valve type of engine. This engine then gets the power to the rear wheel with a Chain driven transmission.

Wheels and Tyres

If you are looking for Yamaha XS500B Tyres then you will need to look for the right sizes. On this model the Front Tyre size is 3/19 - 4PR and the Rear Tyre size is 4/18 - 4PR so before purchasing a tyre, check that it is the right size.

Braking Information

To stop this bike you will need good brakes. The Yamaha XS500B comes with Single disc brakes on the front and Expanding brake (drum brake) brakes on the rear to ensure you will stop quickly if you need to.

Yamaha XS500B Technical Information
Type of Bike: Classic Year: 1975 Engine Capacity: 498.00 ccm (30,24 cubic inches) Engine Type: Twin
Engine Power: N/A Torque: N/A Compression: 8.5:1 Stroke: 4
Starter Type: Electric and kick Top Speed: 180.0 km/h (111,24 mph) Transmission: Chain Gearbox: 5 - speed
Fuel Capacity: 12.86 litres (3,38 gallons) Fuel Control: DOHC Valves: 4 Cooling System: Air
Bike Weight: N/A Bike Length: 2150 mm (84,18 inches) Front Brakes: Single disc Rear Brakes: Expanding brake (drum brake)