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Cycle World - - Ignition Tdc -

4.5 @ 4,500

THE POWER AND PEAK RPM OF DKW’S ORIG­I­NAL RT125, THE BIKE THAT WAS COPIED BY HONDA, YAMAHA, BULTACO, MV, MONDIAL, BSA, HAR­LEY-DAVID­SON, IFA, AND SO MANY OTH­ERS. BA­SIC TRANS­PORTA­TION FOR THE MASSES RIGHT AF­TER WWII.

55 @ 13,000

THE POWER AND PEAK RPM AT WHICH APRILIA’S 125 GP SIN­GLE-CYLIN­DER TWO-STROKE (YES, FED BY A CAR­BU­RE­TOR, JETTED BY A WIZ­ARD IN POINTED HAT AND PUR­PLE ROBE) SIGNED OFF WHEN THE CLASS ENDED IN 2012.

38 x 98 inches

THE BORE AND STROKE OF A VERY LARGE MARINE TWO-STROKE DIESEL CYLIN­DER. DIS­PLACE­MENT IS 111,143ci.

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