Monster 659 (2012)

Engine
Type
L-Twin cylinder, 2 valve per cylinder Desmodromic, air cooled
Displacement
659cc
Bore x Stroke
88 x 57.2mm
Compression Ratio
10.2:1
Power
38 kW @ 8250rpm
Torque
6.0kgm - 44lb-ft @ 7500rpm
Fuel Injection
Siemens electronic fuel injection, 45mm throttle body
Exhaust
2 aluminum mufflers
Trasmission
Gearbox
6 speed
Primary drive
Straight cut gears; Ratio 1.85:1
Ratio
1st 32/13, 2nd 30/18, 3rd 28/21, 4th 26/23, 5th 22/22, 6th 24/26
Final drive
Chain; Front sprocket 15; Rear sprocket 45
Clutch
APTC wet multiplate with hydraulic control
Chassis
Frame
Tubular steel Trellis frame
Front suspension
Kayaba 43mm upside-down forks
Front Wheel
3-spoke light alloy 3.50 x 17
Front Tyre
Pirelli Angel ST 120/60 17”
Rear suspension
Progressive linkage with preload and rebound Sachs adjustable monoshock
Rear Wheel
3-spoke light alloy 4.50 x 17
Rear Tyre
Pirelli Angel ST 160/60 17”
wheel-travel-front
120mm (4.7in)
wheel-travel-rear
148mm (5.8in)
Front Brake
2 x 320mm discs, 4-piston radial caliper
Rear Brake
245mm disc, 2-piston caliper
Instrumentation
Digital unit displaying: Speedometer, rev counter, clock, scheduled maintenance warning, oil temperature, trip fuel, air temperature, lap time, warning light for low oil pressure, fuel level, fuel reserve, neutral, turn signals, overrev, immobilizer. Ready for DDA system
Dimensions and Weights
Dry Weight
161kg (355lb) / 163kg (359lb) ABS version
Seat Height
770mm (30.3in)
Wheelbase
1450mm (57.1in)
Rake
24°
Fuel Tank Capacity
15l - 3.8 gallon (US) / 13.5l - 3.6 gallon (US) ABS version
Number of Seats
Dual seat
Warranty and Maintenance
Warranty
2 years unlimited mileage
Emissions and Consumption
Standard
Euro 3 (Europe) - USA: follows the US Federal Regulation