Segment: Sport / Super Sport
Production years: 1987, 1988, 1989

NORTON RC588 1987-1989
NORTON RC588 (1987-1989)

The RC588 was Norton's first rotary engine race bike.

NORTON RC588 1987-1989

NORTON RC588 588

engine specs
Type:Liquid Pressure Cooled, Twin Rotary
Displacement:588 cm3
Bore X Stroke:-
Compression Ratio:9.2:1
Horsepower:135/9500 KW(hp)/RPM
Torque:77/ 8000 lb-ft/RPM OR 104/8000 Nm/RPM
Fuel System:Twin Amal Smoothbores Carburetors
transmission specs
Gearbox:5 Speed
Clutch:20 Plate Wet Clutch
Primary Drive:-
Final Drive:Chain
chassis specs
Frame:Spondon Twin Spar Aluminium
Front Suspension:White Power Upside Down Forks
Rear Suspension:White Power Single Rear Shock
Front Brake:Twin 320 Mm Discs With 4 Piston Lockheed Calipers
Rear Brake:Single 220 Mm Disc With Twin Piston Brembo Caliper
dimension specs
Overall Length:-
Overall Width:-
Seat Height:-
Ground Clearance:-
Fuel Capacity:-
tyres specs
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