2012 Beta 450 RS

2012 Beta 450 RS
MSRP $9,299

The Beta 450 RS has been given an all new molybdenum steel frame with a double cradle split above exhaust port with the air filter access from the side and a new Brembo clutch master cylinder. The Beta 450 RS has a 449cc 4-valve 4-stroke engine that has an electric start with a backup kick starter.

Model450 RS
Engine TypeBeta-Built single cylinder, 4-valve, 4-stroke
Engine Displacement449cc
Bore Stroke95 mm x 63.4 mm
Compression Ratio11.95:1
Fuel SystemKeihin FCR-39mm
IgnitionDC-CDI with variable ignition timing, Kokusan
Starting SystemElectric start with back up kick starter
Final DriveO-ring chain, Regina
Rake TrailNA
Seat Height36.6 in.
Wheelbase58.1 in.
Front Suspension45 mm Marzocchi USD fork, adjustable compression and rebound
Rear SuspensionSachs shock w/adjustable rebound and hi/low speed compression
Front Brake260 mm rotor
Rear Brake240 mm rotor
Front TireNA
Rear TireNA
Fuel Capacity2.1 gal.
Dry Weight249 lbs.