1947 Saginaw Powerbike


| 11/21/2013 4:59:00 PM


1947 Saginaw Powerbike

1947 Saginaw Powerbike

Country: U.S.A.
Engine: Air-cooled, single-cylinder, 4-stroke
Ignition: Magneto
Power Rating: 1-1/2hp
Valves: Side
Fuel System: Single carburetor
Transmission: Centrifugal clutch
Suspension: None
Brakes: Coaster rear
Weight: Approx. 135lb
Top Speed: 25mph

1947 Saginaw Powerbike

The Saginaw “Powerbike” motorized attachment was adaptable to virtually any bicycle, and could be purchased from Sears, Roebuck & Co. Post World War II there were many similar attachments on the market, the most successful being the Whizzer, as it had the looks and feel of a conventional motorcycle.

1947 Saginaw Powerbike





The sound and the fury: celebrate the machines that changed the world!

Motorcycle Classics JulAug 16Motorcycle Classics is America's premier magazine for collectors and enthusiasts, dreamers and restorers, newcomers and life long motorheads who love the sound and the beauty of classic bikes. Every issue  delivers exciting and evocative articles and photographs of the most brilliant, unusual and popular motorcycles ever made!

Save Even More Money with our RALLY-RATE plan!

Pay now with a credit card and take advantage of our RALLY-RATE automatic renewal savings plan. You save an additional $4.95 and get 6 issues of Motorcycle Classics for only $24.95 (USA only).

Or, Bill Me Later and I'll pay just $29.95 for a one year subscription!




Facebook Pinterest Instagram YouTube Twitter

Free Product Information Classifieds