World best motorcycles by Barbara Cryton

The Spanish Mymsa A1 125 from 1953

The Spanish Mymsa A1 125 from 1953.

Mymsa was a Catalan brand of motorcycles and small industrial vehicles, manufactured by the company Motores y Motos, S.A. in Barcelona (Catalonia) between 1953 and 1963. With a factory at 29 Torras i Bages Street in the Sant Andreu district, the company was founded by the brothers Josep and Jaume Aragall.

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Indian Vintage. TIMELESS STYLE

Indian Vintage. TIMELESS STYLE

Bore x Stroke3.976 in x 4.449 in (101 mm x 113 mm)
Compression Ratio 9.5:1
Displacement t111 cu in (1,811 cc)
Drive/Driven Clutch Wet, Multi-Plate, Assist
Electronic Fuel Injection System Closed loop fuel injection / 54 mm bore
Engine Type Thunderstroke 111
Exhaust Split Dual Exhaust w/ Cross-over
Gear Ratio (1st)9.403 : 1
Gear Ratio (2nd)6.411 : 1
Gear Ratio (3rd)4.763 …

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Harley-Davidson V-Rod Porsche

Under the development name “Revolution Engine”, in 2002 development partner Porsche Engineering developed a new V2 engine for the “V-Rod” model of the American motorcycle manufacturer Harley-Davidson.Against the backdrop of a collaboration stretching back to the 1970s, the Porsche engineers constructed a water-cooled 1,131 cc motor based on a racing engine that delighted Harley-Davidson’s demanding …

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