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AJS was the name used for cars and motorcycles made by the Wolverhampton, England, company A. J. Stevens & Co.
Aprilia is an Italian motorcycle company, one of the brands owned by Piaggio.
The Aprilia RSV4 is a super bike manufactured by Aprilia.
The Birmingham Small Arms Company Limited (BSA) was a major British industrial combine, a group of businesses manufacturing military and sporting firearms; bicycles; motorcycles; cars; buses and bodies; steel; iron castings; hand, power, and machine tools; coal cleaning and handling plants; sintered metals; and hard chrome process.
The F800S was a sport bike made by BMW Motorrad from 2006 to 2010.
A carburetor (American English) or carburettor (British English; see spelling differences) is a device that mixes air and fuel for internal combustion engines in the proper ratio for combustion.
A crankpin or crank journal is a journal in an engine or mechanical device.
The crossplane or cross-plane is a crankshaft design for piston engines with a 90° angle (phase in crank rotation) between the crank throws.
Dirt track racing is a type of auto racing performed on clay or dirt surfaced oval tracks.
The Ducati Desmosedici RR is a limited production road-legal version of the Desmosedici MotoGP racebike.
Ducati Motor Holding S.p.A. is the motorcycle-manufacturing division of Italian company Ducati, headquartered in Bologna, Italy.
The Ducati Panigale V4 is a sport bike with a desmodromic valve 90° V4 engine introduced by Ducati in 2018 as the successor Ducati's flagship, the V-twin 1299.
Engine balance refers to those factors in the design, production, engine tuning, maintenance and the operation of an engine that benefit from being balanced.
This is achieved by sparking of the spark plugs in a gasoline engine in the correct order, or by the sequence of fuel injection in a Diesel engine.
A flat-twin is a two-cylinder internal combustion engine with the cylinders on opposite sides of the crankshaft.
The Essex V4 was a 60° V4 petrol engine from Ford Motor Company made between 1961 and 1977 at the plant in Essex.
The Taunus V4 was a 60° V4 piston engine with one balance shaft, introduced by Ford Motor Company in Germany in 1962.
A four-stroke (also four-cycle) engine is an internal combustion (IC) engine in which the piston completes four separate strokes while turning the crankshaft.
Harley-Davidson, Inc. (H-D), or Harley, is an American motorcycle manufacturer, founded in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1903.
The Harley-Davidson XR-750 is a racing motorcycle made by Harley-Davidson since 1970, primarily for dirt track racing, but also for road racing in the XRTT variant.
The Honda CB450 was a Honda standard motorcycle with a 444cc 180° straight-twin, dohc engine.
The Honda CB750 is an air-cooled, transverse, in-line four-cylinder engine motorcycle made by Honda over several generations for year models 1969–2003 as well as 2007 with an upright or standard riding posture.
Japanese Grand Prix 1993 The Honda NSR500 is a race motorcycle from the Honda NSR series.
Honda Racing Corporation (HRC) is a division of the Honda Motor Company formed in 1982.
The Honda RC51, also known as the RVT1000R (in the United States) or VTR1000 SP1 (Europe and Australia), is a 90° V-twin motorcycle produced by Honda from 2000 to 2006.
The Honda RVF400R (NC35) was a sport bike manufactured by Honda from 1994 to 1996.
The Honda RVF750R RC45 was a fully faired racing motorcycle created for homologation purposes for the Superbike World Championship by Honda Racing Corporation.
The Honda VFR750R, frame designation 'RC30', was a fully faired solo seat only racing motorcycle created for homologation purposes for the World Superbike Championship by Honda Racing Corporation (HRC).
The Honda VFR800 is a fuel injected sport touring motorcycle first produced by Honda in 1998, since 2002 in the United States also called Interceptor.
In a spark ignition internal combustion engine, Ignition timing refers to the timing, relative to the current piston position and crankshaft angle, of the release of a spark in the combustion chamber near the end of the compression stroke.
The Kawasaki Ninja 650R, also called ER-6f or EХ-6, is a motorcycle in the Ninja series from the Japanese manufacturer Kawasaki sold since 2006.
The Ninja ZX-RR is a race bike from Kawasaki, which raced in the MotoGP world championship.
The Kawasaki W800 is a parallel twin motorcycle produced by Kawasaki from 2011 to 2016.
The KTM 1290 Super Duke R is a 1301 cc 75° V-twin engined motorcycle from the Austrian manufacturer KTM. With the update in 2017 the motor is the most powerful LC8 engine ever built by KTM.
The KTM 790 Duke is a naked parallel-twin motorcycle, manufactured by KTM from 2017.
Matchless is one of the oldest marques of British motorcycles, manufactured in Plumstead, London, between 1899 and 1966.
The Mazda R360 is a kei car that was produced by Mazda.
Michael "Mick" Sydney Melbourne Doohan, (born 4 June 1965) is an Australian former Grand Prix motorcycle road racing World Champion, who won five consecutive 500 cc World Championships.
Moto Guzzi is an Italian motorcycle manufacturer and the oldest European manufacturer in continuous motorcycle production.
A motorcycle engine is an engine that powers a motorcycle.
The Norton Motorcycle Company (formerly Norton Motors, Ltd.) is a British motorcycle marque, originally from Birmingham, UK.
A single-cylinder engine is a basic piston engine configuration of an internal combustion engine.
In the context of an Internal combustion engine, the term stroke has the following related meanings.
The Suzuki SV650 and variants are street motorcycles manufactured since 1999 for the international market by the Suzuki Motor Corporation, featuring a mid-sized V-twin engine and medium performance components.
Track racing is a form of motorcycle racing where teams or individuals race opponents around an unpaved oval track.
The Triumph Bonneville is a standard motorcycle featuring a parallel-twin four-stroke engine and manufactured in three generations over three separate production runs.
Triumph Engineering Co Ltd was a British motorcycle manufacturing company, based originally in Coventry and then in Solihull at Meriden.
Triumph Motorcycles Ltd is the largest British motorcycle manufacturer, established in 1983 by John Bloor after the original company Triumph Engineering went into receivership.
The Triumph Scrambler is a British motorcycle made by Triumph Motorcycles.
The Triumph Thunderbird is Triumph motorcycle made in Hinckley, England, and sold since June 2009.
A U engine is a piston engine made up of two separate straight engines (complete with separate crankshafts) joined by gears or chains.
A V6 engine is a V engine with six cylinders mounted on the crankshaft in two banks of three cylinders, usually set at either a 60 or 90 degree angle to each other.
The wasted spark system is an ignition system used in some four-stroke cycle internal combustion engines.
The Yamaha MT-07 (FZ-07 in North America) is a standard motorcycle or UJM with an eight-valve DOHC crossplane inline-two engine, manufactured by Yamaha from 2014 and US release in 2015.
The Yamaha TRX850 is a sports motorcycle with a 10-valve DOHC 849 cc 270° parallel-twin engine.
The Yamaha TX500 is a two-cylinder standard motorcycle built by Yamaha and sold in 1973 and 1974.
The Yamaha V-Max, (called VMAX after 2009), is a cruiser motorcycle made by Yamaha since 1985, known for its powerful 70° V4 engine, shaft drive, and distinctive styling.
The Yamaha YZF-R1, or R1, is an open class sport bike, or superbike, motorcycle manufactured by Yamaha Motor Company since 1998.
The YZR500 was the Yamaha Motor Corporation's entry for 500cc Grand Prix motorcycle racing between the years of 1973 and 2002.