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ARIEL HT5 500 1956-1959

Segment: Clasic
Production years: 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959

The 1956 Ariel HT5 500 sports an air-cooled, four-stroke, 497cc, single cylinder powerplant mated to a four-speed manual transmission, and can reach a maximum power output of 25 horsepower at 6000 rpm. This classic off-road machine comes standard with a front telescopic fork, dual shocks as a rear suspension, a drum braking system, laced wheels with knobby tires mounted on them, a single seat, mid-mounted foot pegs and a blacked-out frame.

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ARIEL HT5 500 (1956-1959)ARIEL HT5 500 (1956-1959)
ARIEL HT5 500 1956-1959

ARIEL HT5 500 497

engine specs
Type
air-cooled, four-stroke, single cylinder, OHV
Displacement
497 cm3
Bore X Stroke
-
Compression Ratio
-
Horsepower
25/6000 KW(hp)/RPM
Torque
0/- lb-ft/RPM OR 0 Nm/RPM
Fuel System
carburetor
transmission specs
Gearbox
4-speed, manual
Clutch
-
Primary Drive
-
Final Drive
chain
chassis specs
Frame
steel
Front Suspension
telescopic fork
Rear Suspension
dual shocks
Front Brake
drum
Rear Brake
drum
dimension specs
Overall Length
-
Overall Width
-
Seat Height
-
Weelbase
-
Ground Clearance
8.7 in OR 221 mm
Weight
291 lbs OR 132 kg
Fuel Capacity
-
tyres specs
Front
2.75 x 21
Rear
4.00 x 19
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