autoevolution

Segment: Naked / Road

The French Wakan 1640 is a naked sport bike built on the same principle as Carol Shelby's AC Cobra, a powerful American engine.

This machine is the masterpiece of Joel Domergue, the one who created Scorpa and other motorcycles. The prototype of this bike was born in 2005 and the first three models were created in 2006.

WAKAN 1640 Road 2006 - Present 5 Photos
WAKAN 1640 Road (2006 - Present)WAKAN 1640 Road (2006 - Present)WAKAN 1640 Road (2006 - Present)WAKAN 1640 Road (2006 - Present)WAKAN 1640 Road (2006 - Present)
WAKAN 1640 Road 2006 - Present

WAKAN 1640 Road 1640

engine specs
Type
Air-cooled, 45 Degrees V-twin, 4-stroke, OHC, 4 Valve Per Cylinder
Displacement
1640 cm3
Bore X Stroke
4x4 in OR 102 mm
Compression Ratio
-
Horsepower
115/6250 KW(hp)/RPM
Torque
115/4250 lb-ft/RPM OR 156/4250 Nm/RPM
Fuel System
41 Mm KEIHIN FCR Carburetor
transmission specs
Gearbox
5 Speed
Clutch
-
Primary Drive
-
Final Drive
Chain
chassis specs
Frame
-
Front Suspension
46 Mm Ceriani Italy Inverted Fork
Rear Suspension
Swing Arm With ZF Sachs Shock
Front Brake
Single 340 Mm Disc With 6-piston Calipers
Rear Brake
Single 220 Mm Disc With 2-piston Calipers
dimension specs
Overall Length
-
Overall Width
-
Seat Height
31.1 in OR 790 mm
Weelbase
53.9 in OR 1369 mm
Ground Clearance
-
Weight
520 lbs OR 236 kg
Fuel Capacity
3.4 gallons OR 12.9 L
tyres specs
Front
120/70-17
Rear
180/55-17
  report a mistake on this page