A fast smooth running 500 provides all the performance most riders need. which explains the popularity ot the 500 Star. Its specification is virtually identical with the bigger engined 650s and it shares with them the top class steering, suspension and braking for which all BSAs are justly acclaimed
* 500 Star - features
Light alloy connecting rods - enclosed air cleaner - dry sump lubrication - centrifugal oil filter - twin large capacity silencers - 4-speed unit construction gearbox - triple row primary chain - emergency start switch - key operated steering headlock - valanced front and rear guards - detachable rear wheel.