The 2015 Beta 500RS is a classic dual sport model without any effort can overcome even the most demanding trails, always keeping pace with the times and therefore constant upgrading of its components in order to remain number one in its class.
The new Beta 500RS share all of the engine updates as the new RR models so that it powered by single cylinder, 4-valve, 4-stroke, liquid cooled, electric start with back up kick starter and cooling fan kit, displacement of 478cc, paired with a 6-speed transmission with wet multi-disc clutch and final drive with O-ring chain, DID.
The chassis is made of lighter Molybdenum steel with double cradle split above exhaust port, front suspension 48 mm Sachs USD fork, adjustable compression and rebound with TFX technology and rear suspension aluminum body Sachs shock with adjustable rebound and hi / low speed compression. Front rim of 21" and rear rim 18" wrapped in Michelin Enduro tires. Front brake is 260 mm rotor and 240 mm rear brake rotor. Fuel tank capacity of 2 US gallons and dry weight of 244 lbs.
The new Beta 500RS is equipped with a GPS Voyager unit with maps, compass, engine coolant temperature, outside temperature, trip meter, MPH, tachometer and external SD card. In addition, to maximize driver comfort getting new design seat foam that is softer, handlebar drop from Race Edition, new graphics and color scheme based from the RR models. The price is $ 9.799.