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1955 Puch 250 SGS 250cc Vintage Motorcycle Start Up

The Puch 250 SGS (Schwing-Gabel-Sport) is a motorcycle that was manufactured by the Austrian Steyr Daimler Puch AG’s Puch division in Thondorf near Graz.

source/image(PrtSc): classic-motorcycle.com

The motorcycle is powered by a split-single two-stroke engine two pistons sharing a single combustion chamber.This engine then gets the power to the rear wheel with a Chain driven transmission.This engine has 14.20 HP  5800 RPM and a top speed of 115.0 km/h.

The Puch 250 SGS comes with Expanding brake brakes on the front and Expanding brake brakes on the rear to ensure you will stop quickly if you need to.

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It was marketed in the United States by Sears as the “Allstate 250” or “Twingle”, with the model number SR 250, and sold primarily via the Sears catalog.It was a common “first motorcycle” for many riders.

Specifications:

  • Manufacturer: Puch
  • Model: 250 SGS
  • Year: 1955
  • Displacement: 248cc
  • Engine type: 2-stroke / ts
  • Cylinders: 1
  • Power: 13.8hp@5800rpm
  • Weight: 154kg