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From 1955 to 1957, only 4, 000 of these models were produced.
At the time, it was considered a highlight of German engineering.
The first modern parall two-cylinder engine with OHC control.
Its overhead camshaft was chain driven, invisible between the cylinders.
This type of camshaft control has been patented by Horex.
The beautiful engine in unit construction (at that time the English still built their motorcycles mostly with seperate gearboxes, which unfortunately always led to leaks in the primary area).
Furthermore, it came with an rear completly enclosed chain guard.
For lubrication, the chain runs over lubricating felts rivited inside the chain guard.
A large number of parts were made of aluminium, such as
Full-width brakes with cooling fins front and rear
Fork triple trees and handlebar risers
Shock absorbers front and rear
Intake manifold with cooling fins
Foot shifter, rims, handlebar controls a. s. o.
This Imperator features the optionally orderable full-swing suspension with Earles forks (a design patented by Earles in 1951 and first installed in 1952 on the 4-cylinder MV Agusta and in 1953 on the BMW RS54 racing motorcycles. These forks were installed 1955 - 1969 on all 2-cylinder BMWs and were also used in the construction of sidecar combinations.
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- 28th Jul 2021
original condition, ready to drive Photos with a higher resolution will be sent on request. We are happy to help with transport. (also international)
- 3rd Sep 2021
MV Agusta 175 cc. Available two units, the first year 1955, basic version, frame n° 409018, color red and black, the second CST version, year 1959, frame n° 925036, Engine 925191 color white and red. Both bikes just arrived in our shop. They have been kept all this time in a private collection and will be delivered, ...
- 2nd Sep 2021
the SUNBEAM TYPE S7 DELUXE 500 CC OHC TWIN SHAFT DRIVE IN GOOD CONDITION, OLDER RESTORATION WITH EU PAPERS RUNS WELL, STARTS VERY EASY RARE BIKE, ONLY 5000 PIECES PRODUCED BEFORE PRODUCTION ENDED € 8250,- ( THATS ABOUT 7300 POUNDS) LOCATED IN THE NETHERLANDS SHIPPING POSSIBLE TEL/WHATSAPP ...
- 18th Aug 2021
LHD Located in the USA...dry no salt on roads. 1955 NSU Max 250cc Motor~Cycle - Restored some years back. - Price:$8,950... USD dollars...Firm... Year: 1955 Make: NSU Model: Max 250 Body Style: Motorcycle Exterior Color: Blue Shipment: Incoming It is available for viewing or inspection ...
- 19th Aug 2021
- United States of America
Records show that this 650cc Tiger was first registered here in the UK 22nd Sept. 1955 and is showing as having 7 owners in total. A non matching number machine the engine appears to be from 1956 and was the subject to a rebuild in 2011 with new pistons and bearings, the history file contains a number of bills and invoices ...
- 27th Aug 2021
1955 Maserati 125 T2 Turismo. This 1955 Maserati 125 Turismo is a very rare example of one of Italy’s more unusual post-war motorcycle marques. According to a copy of the Automobile Club d’Italia Public Register licencing records, this 123cc 2-stroke single cylinder motorcycle was first registered in Perugia on ...
- 4th Sep 2021
Triumph 5T speedtwin1955 500cc very nice original looking bike this is one of the bike which has a alternator coil engine good runner very original chrome & paint very fair in amaranth red engine rebuilt good rims spokes tyres ect v5c original number been told its had a full service oil ect but would go over just to be ...
- 24th Aug 2021
This loverly 1955 BSA 350cc bike made to look like a Gold Star is in very good condition. Having been in long ownership the same family for 30 years its now time to find a new home having not been used over the last year. overall a very nice example that would look good in anyones collection with a very nice number plate. ...
- 3rd Sep 2021
1955 Ariel Huntmaster 650cc just been restored everything as it should be a very nice bike old brown, log book with it, excellent condition
- 23rd Aug 2021
- United Kingdom
Charterhouse Auctioneers are pleased to offer this motorbike in our upcoming Classic Motorbike auction on Thursday the 14th of October 2021. Online and at Haynes International Motor Museum A 1955 Triumph T 100 Registration ABM 809A Frame number 58178 Engine number 5T/58178 Mileage TBA Totally restored to original ...
- 10th Sep 2021
RUMI 125 turismo from 1955 restored, new mechanics, documents in order.
- 11th Sep 2021
Rebuilt around 2016 (a few photos and receipts), very tidy reliable machine. Good starter and runner, rides really well.
- 11th Aug 2021
This is a lovely looking example with the attractive separate headlamp . Comes with rebuilt wheels and has been very well looked after by its previous keepers . Starts easily and runs and rides very well . Should provide its new owner with lots of fun and a very good investment. We are interested in any classic bikes ...
- 10th Sep 2021
Vehicle can be viewed by appointment at the Link Motors Ascoli headquarters. Link Motors Ascoli Via Pisa 4 / E, 63100 Ascoli Piceno Tel. 0736781958 Cell. 3485901831 Email: LinkmotorsaScoli@gmail.com Web: www.linkmotors.it Vespa 150 ostrich VL2T 1955 Link Motors Ascoli proposes Vespa Ostrich VL2T 1955 less ...
- 17th Sep 2021
Registration number: Wtj 866 chassis number: 73664 engine number: 73664 additional information to follow. to be offered in duke’s auctioneers classic cars, motor cycles and automobilia auction on june 10th.
- 19th Jul 2021