Segment: Custom/Cruiser
Production years: 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990

AMAZONAS 1600 1978-1990

The Amazonas is a Brazilian-built motorcycle manufactured from 1978 to 1990. Considered one of the world's heaviest production motorcycle because of its 800 pounds, the bike used a modified 1600 cc Beetle engine. Being so huge, the machine had the VW transmission's reverse gear which proved to be very useful.

AMAZONAS 1600 1978-1990

AMAZONAS 1600 1584

engine specs
Type:boxer four cylinder, four stroke
Displacement:1584 cm3
Bore X Stroke:3.4x2.7 in OR 86 mm
Compression Ratio:-
Horsepower:65/4600 KW(hp)/RPM
Fuel System:Carburetor
transmission specs
Gearbox:4 Speed
Primary Drive:-
Final Drive:Chain
chassis specs
Front Suspension:-
Rear Suspension:-
Front Brake:Discs
Rear Brake:Disc
dimension specs
Overall Length:-
Overall Width:-
Seat Height:28.7 in OR 729 mm
Weelbase:68.7 in OR 1745 mm
Ground Clearance:-
Weight:793 lbs OR 360 kg
Fuel Capacity:12.15 gallons OR 46.0 L
tyres specs
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