1973 BMW R50/5
1973 BMW R50/5
1973 BMW R50/5
1973 BMW R50/5

1973 BMW R50/5

Regular price $5,800.00 Sale

This sweet R50/5 wears its age well and has been thoroughly tuned from top to bottom.

It has a variety of great original features, new components, and recent service upgrades including:

* new fluids and filters
* rebuilt Bing carbs with ticklers
* larger head installed with 600cc pistons
* new valves, springs, and guides
* rebuilt front forks with new fork boots
* new seals including rear main, transmission output, and more
* new swingarm bearings and seals
* extensive bead-blasting and cosmetic cleanup
* electrical and starter system cleanup
* new Bridgestone Spitfire 11 tires
* new period-correct EMGO mufflers
* new Odyssey battery
* large fuel tank
* original side panels
* original bench seat with chrome grab rail
* rear rack and side-case racks
* chrome engine crash guards
* chrome mirrors
* low Euro handlebar
* sidestand and center stand
* tire pump and toolbox

Note: speedometer needle has a bend in it, but the speedo works.

The bike starts easily, idles reliably, and is flat-out fun to ride.

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