No Reserve: 1976 BMW R60/6

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This 1976 BMW R60/6 was purchased new from Salem BMW-Honda in Salem, Oregon on December 7, 1976 and is said to have remained with its original owner before being acquired by a local collector in 2015. Power is provided by an air-cooled 599cc boxer twin with a five-speed transmission and shaft drive. A service in 2016 included new ignition components, a carburetor cleaning, and more. This R60/6 was acquired by the selling dealer in 2019 and is offered with an owner’s manual, a warranty card, a tool roll and air pump, and an Oregon title.

No Reserve: 1976 BMW R60/6

The bike is finished in black with white pinstriping and padded inserts on the sides of the fuel tank. Factory-style mufflers, lighting, and reflectors have been retained. Braking is from drums at both ends.

No Reserve: 1976 BMW R60/6

Wire-spoke wheels measure 19″ front and 18″ rear, with both wearing Metzeler Perfect ME77 tires. The black vinyl seat carries a BMW roundel on the tail panel.

No Reserve: 1976 BMW R60/6

The bike is equipped with dual mirrors and a steering friction damper. Instrumentation includes a 140-mph speedometer and an 8,500-rpm tachometer, with five warning lights mounted between. The five-digit odometer shows 6,900 miles.

No Reserve: 1976 BMW R60/6

The horizontally-opposed 599cc boxer twin is linked to the rear wheel through a five-speed transmission and shaft drive. A 2016 service under previous ownership included installation of new spark plugs, ignition points, and carburetor float bowl gaskets. A photo showing this service is attached in the gallery.

No Reserve: 1976 BMW R60/6

A factory owner’s manual, tool kit, air pump, and BMW towel are included in the sale along with a warranty card and the original owner’s title, which is stamped “Souvenir Purposes Only.”

A 10-minute walk-around video is viewable above, and a cold-start video is viewable below.

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