• Angry
  • Awesome
  • Hungry
  • Secret
  • Results 1 to 6 of 6

    Thread: Bikes - Antique collection

    1. #1
      I am here
       
      Awesome
       
      Anwar's Avatar
      Join Date
      Apr 2010
      Location
      Bangalore
      Posts
      209

      Bikes - Antique collection

      Posted below are some compilation of the antique world bikes. Dedicated to bike lovers...

      1. Indian:
      Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Indian - 1919 USA.jpg 
Views:	55 
Size:	568.6 KB 
ID:	16061
      Debut: 1919
      Country of Origin: USA
      Engine: 990cc V-twin 4 stroke
      Power Output: 7 hp (rated)
      Valves: Side valves
      Fuel System: Carburetor
      Transmission: 3 speed gearbox; chain primary and final drive
      Suspension: (front) leaf-sprung training link ;( rear) rigid
      Brakes: (front) none; (rear) internal and external brakes acting on one drum
      Wheels: Wire
      Maximum speed: 40 mph


      2. Brough Superior
      Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Brough Superior - 1925 Britain.jpg 
Views:	56 
Size:	746.8 KB 
ID:	16067
      Debut: 1925
      Country of Origin: Great Britain
      Engine: 988cc JAP four-stroke V-twin
      Power Output: 45 hp@4500rpm
      Valves: side valves
      Fuel System: single carburetor
      Transmission: 3 speed hand controlled gearbox; chain final drive
      Suspension: (front) Castle leading-link forks; rear rigid
      Brakes: (front) drum; (rear) drum
      Wheels: wire beaded-edge 3.00x20 in
      Weight: 440 lb
      Maximum speed: 105 mph


      3. Moto Guzzi
      Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Moto Guzzi -1927 Italy.jpg 
Views:	50 
Size:	488.7 KB 
ID:	16068
      Debut: 1927
      Country of Origin: Italy
      Engine: 499cc four stroke horizontal single cylinder
      Power Output: 17 hp @ 4200 rpm
      Valve gear: overhead pushrod
      Fuel System: Single Amac carburetor
      Transmission: 3 speed gearbox in unit with engine, chain final drive
      Suspension: (front) girder forks ;( rear) rigid
      Brakes: drum
      Wheels: 19 in wire
      Maximum speed: 75 mph
      Weight: 287 lb


      4. Terrot
      Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Terrot - 1936 France.jpg 
Views:	52 
Size:	537.1 KB 
ID:	16064
      Debut: 1936
      Country of Origin: France
      Engine: 346cc four stroke single cylinder
      Power Output: 30 hp @ 6000 rpm
      Valve: overhead valves with hairpin valve springs
      Fuel System: Twin choke Amal carburetor for petrol, benzole or alcohol
      Transmission: 4 speed gearbox; chain final drive
      Suspension: (front) girder forks
      Brakes: (rear) rigid
      Wheels: wire
      Maximum speed: 95 mph
      Weight: 220 lb


      5. Gilera
      Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Gilera - 1937 Italy.jpg 
Views:	56 
Size:	543.5 KB 
ID:	16070
      Debut: 1937
      Country of Origin: Italy
      Engine: 492cc water cooled transverse four stroke four cylinder
      Power Output: 80 hp @ 9000 rpm
      Valve: twin overhead camshafts, gear driven
      Fuel System: Weber carburetor and Roots supercharger
      Transmission: 4 speed gearbox; chain final drive
      Suspension: (front) parallel link ;( rear) pivoted fork with friction dampers
      Brakes: (front) drum ;( rear) drum
      Wheels: (front) 3.00x21 in ;( rear) 3.25x20 in
      Maximum speed: 140 mph
      Weight: 400 lb

      To be contd...
      Love For All, Hatred For None

    2. #2
      GearHead
      Forza Ferrari!!!
       
      Awesome
       
      KRRaj's Avatar
      Join Date
      Nov 2009
      Location
      Trafficluru
      Posts
      6,560
      Nice work. The 1st Bike Indian has no front brakes...
      "Sometimes I think the surest sign that intelligent life exists elsewhere in the universe is that none of it has tried to contact us."
      -Calvin

      Dai!!!

    3. #3

      On the lookout for more 4
      wheel victims.
       
      Hungry
       
      tadukuttan's Avatar
      Join Date
      Oct 2009
      Location
      Bangalore
      Posts
      4,997
      Did you see the power output of some of those "ancient" bikes?

    4. #4
      Super Moderator
      not aware that he can set his status here!
       
      Awesome
       
      hrag's Avatar
      Join Date
      Oct 2009
      Location
      London
      Posts
      3,033
      That Gilera must be fun in a straight line
      Feb 1997 Bajaj KB125 RTZ 49K km
      Mar 2003 Tata Indica V2 LSi 130K km
      Jan 2007 Tata Safari 3.0 DiCOR EX 4x4 148K km

    5. #5
      Support Donkey
      Turbo Lag - Giving the NA guys
      just 1 extra second of false
      hope :p
       
      Awesome
       
      mclaren1885's Avatar
      Join Date
      Oct 2009
      Location
      Bangalore
      Posts
      23,190
      Lovely thread Anwar. The first thing this thread reminded me of was Burt Monroe and his Indian.
      2002 Tata Indica DLS.
      2004 Suzuki Zen - A G13B eater.
      2005 Suzuki Baleno - India's fastest Naturally Aspirated Baleno timed on a drag strip officially!
      2008 Suzuki Swift VDi - The Rattle King.
      2011 Chevrolet Cruze - The Torque Monster.
      2016 Ford Ecosport 1.5 TDCi Titanium - The SQ Machine in the making.
      2017 Skoda Octavia VRS - A 400+HP corner craving machine!
      2014 MOC SQ Pro Champions.
      Harmonixx Tuning - Importers for Audiofrog & Arc Audio/APR Tuning Authorized Dealers/Engine Remap Specialists for all makes/models.
      Dealers for Rainbow/Mosconi/Eton/Stetcom/Tru Technology/Blam Audio/Mobridge/Stetsom/Audible Physics/AIV/Gladen/Dampmat/Dr Artex Damping and more.

    6. #6
      I am here
       
      Awesome
       
      Anwar's Avatar
      Join Date
      Apr 2010
      Location
      Bangalore
      Posts
      209
      6. AJS
      Click image for larger version. 

Name:	AJS - 1939 Britain.jpg 
Views:	64 
Size:	589.4 KB 
ID:	16110
      Debut: 1939
      Country of Origin: Great Britain
      Engine: water cooled 500 cc four stroke V4
      Power Output: 55hp@7200 rpm
      Valves: chain driven twin overhead camshafts
      Fuel System: Zoller supercharger
      Transmission: 4 speed gearbox,chain final drive
      Suspension: (front) girder fork; (rear) sliding pillar
      Brakes: (front) drum;(rear) drum
      Wheels: wire
      Weight: 405 lb


      7. Indian
      Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Indian - 1941 USA.jpg 
Views:	63 
Size:	588.4 KB 
ID:	16111
      Debut: 1941
      Country of Origin: USA
      Engine: 1265cc inline four cylinder four stroke
      Power Output: 40 hp
      Valves: overhead inlet/side exhaust
      Fuel System: Schebler carburetor
      Transmission: 3 speed hand change gearbox;chain final drive
      Suspension: (front) leaf-sprung trailing link; (rear) sliding pillar
      Brakes: (front) drum;(rear) drum
      Wheels: wire 4.50x18 in
      Maximum speed: 100 mph
      Weight: 569 lb


      8. Harley Davidson
      Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Harley -1946 USA.jpg 
Views:	62 
Size:	502.6 KB 
ID:	16112
      Debut: 1946
      Country of Origin: USA
      Engine: 1208 cc four stroke vee-twin
      Power Output: 53 hp
      Valves: overhead valves
      Fuel System: single carburetor
      Transmission: 4 speed gearbox;chain final drive
      Suspension: (front) "Springer forks"; (rear) rigid
      Brakes: (front) drum;(rear) drum
      Wheels: wire; 16 in baloon tires
      Maximum speed: 110 mph
      Weight: 560 lb


      9. Harley Davidson
      Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Harley - 1946 USA.jpg 
Views:	49 
Size:	551.0 KB 
ID:	16113
      Debut: 1946
      Country of Origin: USA
      Engine: 747cc four stroke vee-twin
      Power Output: 21 hp
      Valves: side valves
      Fuel System: single carburetor
      Transmission: 3 speed hand-change gearbox;chain final drive
      Suspension: (front) leading link; (rear) rigid
      Brakes: (front) drum;(rear) drum
      Wheels: wire
      Maximum speed: 75 mph


      10. Triumph
      Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Triumph 1951 Britain.jpg 
Views:	52 
Size:	586.6 KB 
ID:	16114
      Debut: 1951
      Country of Origin: Great Britain
      Engine: 500cc twin cylinder four stroke
      Power Output: 44.5 hp @ 7500rpm
      Valves: overhead valves
      Fuel System: Carburetor
      Transmission: 4 speed gearbox;chain final drive
      Suspension: (front) telescopic forks; (rear) rigid
      Brakes: (front) drum;(rear) drum
      Wheels: wire
      Maximum speed: 90 mph
      Weight: 285 lb
      Love For All, Hatred For None

    Thread Information

    Users Browsing this Thread

    There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

    Similar Threads

    1. Dr GD Naidu Collection.- Coimbatore
      By JayD in forum Vintage & Classics
      Replies: 27
      Last Post: 18th Oct 2015, 13:49
    2. Classic bikes @ The Coimbatore Auto show.
      By JayD in forum Vintage & Classics
      Replies: 8
      Last Post: 10th May 2012, 20:05
    3. Custom bikes: Ze bullet
      By avinash in forum Ownership Reports
      Replies: 15
      Last Post: 25th Aug 2010, 05:04
    4. OMP Racing Products - 2010 Collection
      By HandbrakeHarry in forum Electrical and Electronics
      Replies: 7
      Last Post: 5th Mar 2010, 13:05
    5. My Collection of Ford Figo Pics
      By para_7k in forum Figo
      Replies: 5
      Last Post: 2nd Jan 2010, 14:57

    Bookmarks

    Posting Permissions

    • You may not post new threads
    • You may not post replies
    • You may not post attachments
    • You may not edit your posts
    •