What Are Some of the Features of the Cushman Super Silver Eagle Motorcycle?

What Are Some of the Features of the Cushman Super Silver Eagle Motorcycle?

The Cushman Super Silver Eagle motorcycle features an air-cooled, four stroke, single-cylinder engine. The bike has an all-aluminum 9-horsepower Super Husky engine made by the Outboard Marine Corporation. It features a maximum speed of 50 miles per hour. It uses a two-speed sliding gear for the transmission. Automatic disc and manual release are some of the performance options. The bike also features a windscreen, a passenger seat and twin mirrors.

The Cushman Super Silver Eagle comes with a Folo-Thru Bendix turnkey electric starter, saddle bags, turn signals and a speedometer. A steel tube is used for the chassis. The transmission uses a chain final drive. The cylinders in the engine have an inline arrangement with an overhead valve single cylinder. The engine has a displacement of 354 cubic centimeters.

The bike uses telescopic forks as the suspension for the front wheel and a swing arm as the suspension for the rear wheel. It uses drum brakes for the front and rear brakes. It uses 10-inch standard wheels with Cushman 100 tires.

The Super Silver Eagle, which was unveiled in 1961, was the first motorcycle from the company to feature the aluminum OMC 9-horsepower Super Husky engine. At the time of its release, the OMC engine had some teething problems that were later resolved.