1949 Gilera Saturno Turismo

Gilera Saturno Turismo
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General motorcycle information

Model
Gilera Saturno Turismo
Year
1949
Category
Sport

Engine and transmission

Displacement
30.43 cubic inches (498.8 ccm)
Engine type
Single cylinder, 4 stroke
Power
18.0 horsepowers (13.4 kiloWatts)
Torque
-
Compression
6:1
Bore x stroke
5.13 x 5.49 inches (84.0 x 90.0 mm)
Fuel system
Carburettor
Fuel control
Overhead Valves (OHV)
Cooling system
Air
Gearbox
4-speed
Transmission type, final drive
Chain
Starter
-
Fuel consumption
-
Top speed
-

Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels

Front tyre
3.25-19
Rear tyre
3.25-19
Front brake
Expanding brake (drum)
Rear brake
Expanding brake (drum)

Physical measures and capacities

Dry weight
370.4 pounds (168.0 kg)
Seat height
-
Wheelbase
89.7 inches (1470 mm)
Ground clearance
-
Fuel capacity
3.70 gallons (14.0 litres)
Oil capacity
-

Further motorcycle information