Language Barrier: The 1971 Bridgestone Mach II SS

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by Elisif Andrews Brandon
1971 Bridgestone Mach II SS

Top speed:85mph
Engine: 198cc air-cooled rotary induction 2-stroke parallel twin, 53mm x 45mm bore and stroke, 21hp @ 8,000rpm (claimed)
Weight (dry):
274lb (124 kg)
Fuel capacity/MPG:
2.64gal (10ltr)/40-50mpg (est.)
Price then/now:
$625/$2,000-$4,000

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