Which motorcycles have shaft drive?


This is never going to be a complete list, but here goes... some of these may have been shaft drive for only some of the production run, and we'll try to clarify that as we find out. A work in progress. We're in the process of updating these into a sortable table as you can see below - check back soon for a more complete table and more content.

Note that the table is sortable by clicking on the heading (you may have to click twice in the first instance) - and you can sort by additional columns after you sort once (e.g. click on manufacturer to get all the BMWs together then click on capacity to order the models within manufacturer by capacity).

Below you will find a:

...etc!

Make Model Year(s) Capacity Engine Configuration Cooling Notes
BMW HP2 Enduro 2005-2008 1,170cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled Dirt bike
BMW K1 1988-1993 987cc Inline four, longitudinal crank Liquid cooled -
BMW K75 740cc Inline triple, longitudinal crank Liquid cooled -
BMW K75T 740cc Inline triple, longitudinal crank Liquid cooled US-only
BMW K75C 740cc Inline triple, longitudinal crank Liquid cooled Small cockpit fairing
BMW K75S 740cc Inline triple, longitudinal crank Liquid cooled -
BMW K75RT 740cc Inline triple, longitudinal crank Liquid cooled Full touring fairing
BMW K100 987cc Inline triple, longitudinal crank Liquid cooled -
BMW K100C 987cc Inline triple, longitudinal crank Liquid cooled -
BMW K100RS 987cc Inline triple, longitudinal crank Liquid cooled -
BMW K100RT 987cc Inline triple, longitudinal crank Liquid cooled Fully faired
BMW K100LT 987cc Inline triple, longitudinal crank Liquid cooled Luxury touring
BMW K1100LT ? ? -
BMW K1200GT 2003-2008 1,157cc Inline four, transverse crank Liquid cooled -
BMW K1200LT ? ? -
BMW K1200RS 1997-2005 1,171cc Inline four, longitudinal crank Liquid cooled Final "Flying Brick"
BMW K1200S 2004-2008 1,171cc Inline four, transverse crank Liquid cooled -
BMW K1300R 2009-2015 1,293cc Inline four, transverse crank Liquid cooled -
BMW K1300S ? ? -
BMW K1300GT 2008-? 1,293cc Inline four, transverse crank Liquid cooled -
BMW K1600GT 2011- 1,649cc Inline four, transverse crank Liquid cooled Sport Tourer
BMW K1600GTL 2011-? 1,649cc Inline four, transverse crank Liquid cooled Full-dress tourer
BMW K1600B 2016?-? 1,649cc Inline four, transverse crank Liquid cooled Full-dress tourer
BMW R39 1925-1927 247cc Air cooled -
BMW R2 1931-1936 198cc Air cooled -
BMW R27 1960-1966 247cc Air cooled -
BMW R32 ? 494cc Air cooled -
BMW R45 ? 473.4cc Air cooled -
BMW R51/3 1951-1955 494cc Air cooled -
BMW R67 1951 594cc Air cooled -
BMW R67/2 1952-1954 594cc Air cooled -
BMW R67/3 1955-1956 594cc Air cooled -
BMW R60 1956-1960 ?cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R60/2 1960-1969 594cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R65 1978-? 648cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R68 1952-1954 594cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R69 1955-1960 594cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R69S 1960-1969 594cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R69US 1968-1969 594cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R60/6 1974-1976 599cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R75/6 1974-1976 749cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R90/6 1974-1976 898cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R90S 1974-1976 898cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R50/5 1970-1973 498cc -
BMW R60/5 1970-1973 599cc -
BMW R75/5 1970-1973 749cc -
BMW R60/7 1976-1980 599cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R75/7 1976-1977 745cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R80/7 1977-1983 797cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R100/7 1976-1980 980cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R100 S 1976-1978 980cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R100 RS 1976-1984 980cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R100 RT 1978-1984 980cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R100 T 1978-1980 980cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R100 1980-1984 980cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R100 CS 1980-1984 980cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R80G/S 1980-1987 797.5cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled Dual Sport
BMW R90S 1973-1976 898cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R1100R 1994-1999 1,085cc Horizontally opposed twin ? -
BMW R1100RT 1996-2001 1085cc Horizontally opposed twin ? -
BMW R1100RS 1993-2001 1,085cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled Oilhead
BMW R1100GS 1994-1999 1,085cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled Dual sport
BMW R1150GS 1994-1999 1,130cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled Dual sport
BMW R1150R 2001-2005 1,130cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled
BMW R1100S 1999-2005 1,085cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R1200S 2006-2007 1,170cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R1200ST 2005-2007 1,170cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R1200C 1997-2004 1,170cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled Cruiser
BMW R1200GS 2004-2016+ 1,170cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled (2004-2012)
Water cooled (2013+)
-
BMW R900RT 2005?-2013? 878cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled Authorities-only version of R1200RT?
BMW R1200RT 2005-2016+ 1,170cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R1200R 2006-2016+ 1,170cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
BMW R nineT 2014-2016+ 1,170cc Horizontally opposed twin Air cooled -
Honda DN-01 2008-2010 680cc V-twin, 52° Liquid cooled Automatic gearbox
Honda CX400 1978-1982 ? V-twin, 80°, longitudinal crank Water cooled -
Honda CX500 1978-1982 496cc V-twin, 80°, longitudinal crank Water cooled -
Honda CX500 Turbo 1982 496cc V-twin, 80°, longitudinal crank Water cooled Turbocharged
Honda CX650 1983 674cc V-twin, 80°, longitudinal crank Water cooled -
Honda CX650 Turbo 1983 674cc V-twin, 80°, longitudinal crank Water cooled Turbocharged
Honda GL500 1981-1982 496cc V-twin, 80°, longitudinal crank Water cooled -
Honda GL650 1983 674cc V-twin, 80°, longitudinal crank Water cooled -
Honda GL700 1983 674cc V-twin, 80°, longitudinal crank Water cooled -
Honda NT650V Deauville ? ? ? ? -
Honda NT700V ? ? ? ? -
Honda ST1100 ? ? ? ? -
Honda ST1300 2002-2013 1,261cc V-four, 90 degree, longitudinal crank Liquid Cooled -
Honda VF750C Magna ? ? ? ? -
Honda VFR1200F 2009-2016+ 1,237cc V-four, 76° Liquid cooled Dual clutch
Honda VFR1200X ? ? ? ? -
Honda VT400 ? ? ? ? -
Honda VT500E Ascot ? ? ? ? -
Honda VT750C Classic ? ? ? ? -
Honda VT1100 Shadow ? ? ? ? -
Honda VT1300CX ? ? ? ? -
Honda VTX1300 ? ? ? ? -
Kawasaki GTR1000 aka
Concours aka
ZG1000
1986-2006 997cc Inline four Liquid cooled -
Kawasaki 1400GTR ? ? ? ? -
Kawasaki GT750P (Z750) ? ? ? ? -
Kawasaki Vulcan 1500 Classic ? ? ? ? -
Moto Guzzi California Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Moto Guzzi Sport 1200 Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Moto Guzzi V7 750 Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Sunbeam S7 1946-1948 487cc Inline Twin ? "Line Ahead Twin" motor
Sunbeam S7 de luxe 1949-1956 487cc Inline Twin ? "Line Ahead Twin" motor
Sunbeam S8 1949-1956 487cc ? ? "Line Ahead Twin" motor
Suzuki GV1400 Cavalcade 1985-1991 1360cc V-four Liquid Cooled Notes
Suzuki Boulevard C109RT Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Suzuki Boulevard C50 - VL800 Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Suzuki Boulevard C50T - VL800T Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Suzuki Boulevard M109 - VZR1800 Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Suzuki Boulevard M50 - VZ800 Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Suzuki Boulevard M90 - VZ1500 Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Suzuki GS1100G Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Suzuki VL800 Volusia Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Triumph Rocket III Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Triumph Tiger Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Triumph Trophy SE 2012-2016+ 1,215cc Inline Triple ? Notes
Yamaha FJR1300 Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Yamaha VMAX Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Yamaha XJ750 Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Yamaha XJ900S Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Yamaha XT1200Z Super Tenere Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Yamaha XV535 Virago Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Yamaha XV750 V-star Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Yamaha XV1000 Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Yamaha XV1100 Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Yamaha XVS400 Dragstar Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Yamaha XVS650A Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Yamaha XVS1100 Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Make XVZ1300 Royal Star Tour Deluxe Year Capacity Engine Configuration ? Notes
Make Model Year Capacity Engine Configuration Cooling Notes




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