Around-Town Ripper: 1967 Bridgestone Hurricane Scrambler

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Josh Withers’ 1967 Bridgestone Hurricane Scrambler.
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Josh Withers’ 1967 Bridgestone Hurricane Scrambler.
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There's no tachometer and the speedometer sits in the headlight shell. The cap for the oil tank sits just forward of the gas cap.
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Josh Withers' 1967 Bridgestone Hurricane Scrambler.
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Josh Withers’ 1967 Bridgestone Hurricane Scrambler.
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Josh Withers’ 1967 Bridgestone Hurricane Scrambler.
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Josh Withers’ 1967 Bridgestone Hurricane Scrambler.
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That lever that switches the transmission from "return change" to "rotary change" is above the left footpeg.
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Owner Josh Withers aboard his sweet Bridgestone custom high above the streets of Los Angeles.

1967 Bridgestone Hurricane Scrambler

  • Engine: 177cc rotary-disc valve, air-cooled 2-stroke parallel twin, 50mm x 45mm bore and stroke, 9.5:1 compression ratio, 20hp @ 8,000rpm
  • Top speed: 85mph
  • Carburetion: Two Mikuni VM17SC
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