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Segment: Naked / Road
Production years: 1988, 1989, 1990

BUELL RS 1200/5 Westwind 1988-1990 4 Photos
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The 1989 MY Buell RS 1200/5 Westwind sports an air-cooled, four-stroke, 1198 cc, 45-degree V-Twin powerhouse paired to a four-speed manual transmission and can produce a claimed 60 hp (44.7 Kw) at 5000 rpm. Also, it comes with a half-fairing, for improved protection against the elements, a large windscreen, an analogue instrument cluster, an under-belly exhaust system for a lower center of gravity, dual front disc brakes, a Marzocchi front telescopic fork, a WP mono-shock in the rear and polished aluminium wheels.

BUELL RS 1200/5 Westwind 1988-1990

BUELL RS 1200/5 Westwind 1200

engine specs
Type:Air-cooled, four-stroke, 45-degree V-Twin, pushrod actuated overhead valve, 2 valves per cylinder
Displacement:1198 cm3
Bore X Stroke:3.5x3.9 in OR 89 mm
Compression Ratio:9.0:1
Horsepower:60/5000 KW(hp)/RPM
Torque:0/- lb-ft/RPM OR 0 Nm/RPM
Fuel System:40mm Keihin carburetor
transmission specs
Gearbox:4-speed, manual
Clutch:Wet multi-disc, manual
Primary Drive:Gear
Final Drive:Chain
chassis specs
Frame:Steel
Front Suspension:Marzocchi telescopic fork, Buel anti-dive system
Rear Suspension:WP Mono-shock
Front Brake:dual discs, 4-piston calipers
Rear Brake:single disc
dimension specs
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Weight:474 lbs OR 215 kg
Fuel Capacity:3.4 gallons OR 12.9 L
tyres specs
Front:120/60 VB17
Rear:170/70 VB17
power system specs
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