1967 BSA A65


1967 BSA A65 Lightning

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1967 BSA A65 Spitfire MkIII

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This 1967 BSA A65 Spitfire with large tank (small tank included) ran through the 2010 MidAmerica Auction in Las Vegas and ran up to $6,900, but failed to sell.

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This 1967 BSA A65 Spitfire Special Mark III sold at the 2011 MidAmerica Auction in Vegas for $5,000. Looks like the buyer did well. This is the small-tank version, as compared to the big-tank above.

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MODEL DESIGNATIONS:
1967 BSA A65 650 THUNDERBOLT..............................Single-carb Roadster
1967 BSA A65 650 LIGHTNING...................................Twin-carb Roadster
1967 BSA A65 650 SPITFIRE SPECIAL......................Twin-carb Scrambler

ENGINE:
Engine Type............................................................OHV parallel twin
Horsepower @ RPM..................................................38 @ 5800 rpm
Displacement...........................................................654cc
Bore.......................................................................75mm
Stroke....................................................................74mm
Compression Ratio...................................................9.0:1
Oil Capacity.............................................................3.4 liter/6 pints
Inlet Valve Diameter.................................................1.595-1.60"
Exhaust Valve Diameter.............................................1.407-1.412"
Valve Timing:
Inlet Valve Opens.....................................................51 degrees BTDC
Inlet Valve Closes.....................................................68 degrees ABDC
Exhaust Valve Opens................................................78 degrees BBDC
Exhaust Valve Closes................................................37 degrees ATDC

IGNITION:
Ignition Breaker Type................................................Lucas 4CA
Ignition Breaker Gap.................................................0.015"
Spark Plug Type........................................................Champion N4
Spark Plug Gap.........................................................0.025/0.64mm
Ignition Timing (fully advanced).................................34 degrees BTDC

CARBURETORS:
Type.......................................................................Amal Monobloc
Bore.......................................................................1-1/8"
Main Jet..................................................................310
Pilot Jet...................................................................25
Needle Jet.............................................................. .106"
Needle Position........................................................3
Slide.......................................................................389/3-1/2

TRANSMISSION:
Speeds.....................................................................4
4th - Top..................................................................4.35
3rd - Third...............................................................5.13
2nd - Second............................................................7.18
1st - Bottom.............................................................11.1

CLUTCH:
Type........................................................................Multi-plate, Wet
Primary Chain Type...................................................Tri-plex

CAPACITIES:
Petrol Tank:
UK ..models..............................................................4.8 US gal.
US models................................................................2.4 US gal.
Engine Oil.................................................................6pts/3.4L SAE 20W/50
Primary Case............................................................1/4pt
Gearbox...................................................................7/8pt SAE 90
Front Forks, per leg...................................................1/3pt SAE 10W/30

TIRES:
Front.......................................................................3.25 X 18" (21 psi)
Rear........................................................................3.50 X 18" (22 psi)

SUSPENSION:
Front.......................................................................Telescopic Forks
Rear........................................................................Swing Arm, 2 Shocks

BRAKES:
Front.......................................................................8"/20.32cm SLS
Rear........................................................................7"/17.78cm SLS

DIMENSIONS:
Seat Height.............................................................33.0"
Wheelbase...............................................................54.0"
Ground Clearance.....................................................7.0"
Weight, unladen.......................................................406 lbs.



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