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2014 Beta 498RR Race Edition Review
2014 Beta 498RR Race Edition on Totalmotorcycle.com
More bling and performance…
Beta Race Editions are offered for the play rider or racer looking for more bling and performance. With their factory 48mm closed cartridge Marzocchi front fork to the molded-in-plastic graphics, these models are all about off road! (Quantities are limited)
The Beta 4 stroke RR models celebrate their tenth year in production with continued focus on domination!
The Beta four stroke line combines a light weight engine and chassis with a wide power delivery that is unmatched from any other bike builder.
The heart of the design is our “Made in Italy” 4-valve, electric start, super-efficient power plant. The chassis has been beefed up in all the right places and features a linkage suspension with a one-piece swingarm that you will want to mount on your wall as art.
Finished off with a sleek new front fender, nothing matches Beta’s four stroke performance.
2014 Beta 498RR Race Edition Totalmotorcycle.com Features and Benefits
RR ENDURO 4T 350/400/450/498 MY2014
THE REVOLUTION CONTINUES!
The tenth edition of the racy RR ENDURO 4T BETA is dressed with eye-catching livery and red-and-white sports enhanced by graphics meticulously maintained.
RR ENDURO MY14 is confirmation of Beta’s dedication to their riders and sports fans searching for continued performance and reliability.
RR ENDURO MY14 is characterized by a “made in Italy” indisputable technical characteristics and a State-Of-The-Art design.
The Florentine manufacturer capitalizes the experiences of official Team Sports and suggestions of its customers and translates them into upgrades that improve the product putting it closer to the rider in that of performance and ease of riding.
RR 4 Stroke Race Edition Features:
-48mm Marzocchi Closed Cartridge factory fork
-Billet aluminum foot pegs
-Billet aluminum chain adjuster blocks and oil filler plug
-Front axle pull
-Black shifter and rear brake pedal
-Special graphics molded into the radiator shrouds
2014 Beta 498RR Race Edition – Totalmotorcycle.com International Specifications/Technical Details
US MSRP Price: $9,999 USD
Canada MSRP Price: $9,999 CDN
UK/European MSRP Price: £ See dealer for pricing in GBP / EUR
Type: Beta-Built single cylinder, 4-valve, 4-stroke, liquid cooled, electric start with back up kick starter.
Compression Ratio: 12.1:1
Ignition: DC-CDI with variable ignition timing, Kokusan.
Spark Plug: NGK LKAR 8A-9
Lubrication: Twin oil pumps with cartridge oil filter. Separate oil for engine and clutch .8 liter each
Carburetor: Keihin FCR-MX 39mm
Clutch: Wet multi-disc
Final Drive: O-ring chain
Frame: Molybdenum steel/double cradle w/quick air filter access.
Seat Height: 36.8”
Ground Clearance: 12.6”
Footrest Height: 16.2”
Steering Rake/Offset: 26.5 degree rake/23mm Offset
Dry Weight: 236 lbs.
Fuel Tank Capacity: 2 US gallons
Front Suspension: 48 mm Factory Marzocchi closed cartridge fork, SKF seals and PFP adjuster.
Rear Suspension: Aluminum Body Sachs shock w/adjustable rebound and hi/low speed compression
Front Wheel Travel: 11.4”
Rear Wheel Travel: 11.4”
Front Brake: 260mm floating rotor
Rear Brake: 240mm rotor
Front/Rear Rim: 21” (Front) 18” (Rear)
Front/Rear Tire: Michelin Enduro Competition
Warranty: 6 month Limited Warranty
Specifications, features and prices to change by manufacturer without notice. All information correct as of posted date.