2016 Beta 500 RS

2016 Beta 500 RS
MSRP $9,799

The 2016 Beta 500 RS model has several appealing features for the trails and roads that include the electronic fuel injection, Trail Tech Voyager GPS unit and built in grab handles. It also comes with a storage area for a tool kit, unless you live in California, there is a plastic skid plate for under belly protection, tuck away mirrors and a softer seat for comfort.

2016 Beta 500 RS

Specifications
Year2016
ManufacturerBeta
Model500 RS
Engine TypeSingle cylinder, four-valve, (steel intake and exhaust) four-stroke
Engine Displacement478cc
Bore Stroke100 mm x 60.8 mm
CoolingLiquid-Cooled
Compression Ratio12.1:1
Fuel System42 mm Electronic Fuel Injection
IgnitionDC-CDI with variable ignition timing, Kokusan. 200 watt output at 6000 RPM
Starting SystemElectric start with back up kick starter
TransmissionSix-speed
Final DriveO-ring chain, DID
Rake Trail
Seat Height36.6 in.
Wheelbase58.1 in.
Front Suspension48 mm Sachs USD fork, adjustable compression and rebound, TFX technology
Rear SuspensionAluminum Body Sachs shock w/adjustable rebound and hi/low speed compression
Front Brake260 mm rotor
Rear Brake240 mm rotor
Front TireMichelin Enduro, DOT approved
Rear TireMichelin Enduro, DOT approved
Fuel Capacity2 gal.
Dry Weight244 lbs.
MSRP9799