BMW, 1959, R26 with sidecar

1959 – BMW “R26 with sidecar” – Germany

The R26 model was designed in 1956 and its production ended in 1961.

A successful model thanks to the strength and reliability of the engine, that made it perfect for a sidecar coupling, a common accessory back in the day.

 

TECHNICAL NOTES:

  • Black paint with white finishing
  • Front Earles fork
  • 2 coverhead valves
  • Driveshaft transmission
  • Center drum brakes
  • Kickstarter

 

Vehicle
Marque: BMW
Model: R26 with sidecar
Cylinder number / Capacity: 1 / 247 cc
Power: 15 bhp at 6400 rpm
Speed: 128 kph
Sponsor
Friends of the Museum