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NSU 601 TS 1936 600cc 1 cyl sv


NSU 601 TS 1936 600cc 1 cyl sv

Manufacturer: NSU

Model: 601 TS

Year: 1936
Displacement: 592 cc
Cylinder: 1
Engine type: 4-stroke / sv
Power: 16hp
Weight: 165 kg

Frame number: 1009011
Engine number: 409334

The original company name was "Mechanische Werkstätte zur Herstellung von Strickmaschinen" and was founded by Christian Schmidt and Heinrich Stoll in 1873. 1892, the company was renamed NSU. NSU was decisive role in the development of motorcycle technology. Mid-1950s NSU was one of the largest two-wheeler manufacturer in the world. From 1930 NSU 601 TS was made. The bike was sold mainly as a sidecar for the transport of persons or goods. Reason was the engine with a displacement of 592cc had the high power reserves. Many authorities such as the police, the military and imperial post opted due to the robustness and the good handling of difficult terrain. Due to the robustness and high tractive power she was very popular with touring riders. The NSU 601 TS was produced until 1939. That was the last of the series-produced motorcycle with side valve. The electrical system was made ​​by Bosch. The engine had a bore diameter of 87.5 mm and a stroke of 99 mm. The 601 TS brought it with its 4speed gearbox and its 165kg at 105km / h

6952 pieces of this model were produced.