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BMW - R50S - Schorsch Meier - 500 cc - 1961

BMW - R50S - Schorsch Meier - 500 cc - 1961

BMW R50S delivered by Schorsch Meier.

500 cc engine. 26 kW (35 hp).
Year of production: 1961.
Matching numbers.
Frame and engine number: 564451.
Historical Archive BMW: produced 15-03-1961 and 16-03-1961 delivered to BMW dealer Georg (Schorsch) Meier in Munich.
Date of first admission: 30-06-1961.
Date of first admission in NL: 14-02-2020.
Mileage: 400 km. (after restoration)

This R50S was perfectly restored in the winter of 2019-2020 by a BMW classic car workshop.

The R50S is an extremely rare Schwing BMW:
Only 1634 units built in 2 years.

The BMW has an active Dutch registration.
In case of Export: with export papers.
EU-Transport (at buyer's expense) or pick up in Hellendoorn (NL)

Engine runs excellently.
Video of the running engine: https://youtu.be/Uk6GFoUM1j4
Gearbox (4-speed) shifts fine.

Naturally, the BMW has all typical R50S parts:

• Hydraulic steering damper
• 26 mm Bing carburettors (1/26/69 and 1/26/70)
• S air filter.
• R50S heads
• R50S valve covers
• R50S pistons
• S camshaft
• R50S cardan with 25/7 transmission
• KM counter 20 to 180 km / h (Wd 0.86).
• Star-shaped exhaust nut on the heads.
• S mufflers.

The BMW has undergone a total restoration.
Everything is new both internally and externally.

Starts and drives fine.

Private sale. No warranty or return.

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Brand BMW
Model Type R50S - Schorsch Meier
Engine size (in cc) 500
Year of first registration 1961
Condition Excellent
Registration papers with Dutch registration
Mileage 400 km
Frame number 564451
Engine number 564451
Located in country Netherlands
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