4.5 Sm Sherco

Improved reliability and efficiency more mature, better finished and more effective. Several new components and a totally new look are the main characteristics of the new 4.5i and 5.1 Enduro and Supermotard models. The motorcycles are more mature, better finished and more effective. The changes and updates are the fruit of an aggressive racing campaign conducted by our racing department and our official factory riders. The teams competed in the Enduro World Championship as well as other prestigious races; the lessons learned in these competitions have been applied to the 4.5i and 5.1i Enduro and Supermotard models. These models have been completely renewed in order to achieve improved reliability, a greater dynamic efficiency and a totally new image. These objectives were achieved through the interaction of the riders and Sherco R & D department. The end result is a motorcycle with a stronger frame, higher quality components, totally new appearance, improved engine management and the ability to choose ignition operating curves. Another notable aspect of the new Sherco's is that the original equipment components are of extremely high quality, similar to what is usually offered in the after market. This is usually not the case with most other brands, this choice of factory installed components guarantees the end user a more efficient and reliable machine from day one.

Notable changes to the 4.5i sm model



New front and rear hubs Increased horsepower
Black anodized Excel rims Improved fuel consumption
More consistent braking thanks to new Teflon brake lines and a new rear master cylinder Modified flywheel for improved operating characteristics
Black anodized triple clamps Faster warm-up in cold conditions
Reinforced black painted frame New starter anti return system
New top clamp that allows the handlebar location to be adjusted Modified flywheel for improved operating characteristics
Reinforced rear suspension linkage with improved sealing Ability to choose from two power curves (soft and fun) by means of a switch
New handlebar protection pad New crankcase venting systems for improved water resistance and less contamination
New aluminum crankcase guard New reduced maintenance battery
Reinforced footpeg mounting brackets New clutch disks, stronger and more efficient
New lateral protectors of the chassis Improved hot starting system
New muffler heat shield More powerful and better protected electric system
New reinforced and more efficient chain guide  
Black anodized handlebars  
New gray and black color plastic  
New battery location with improved thermal protection  
New brush guards  
TECH. SPECS Sherco 4.5 4t sm
Engine 4 stroke SOHC, 4 valve Sherco proprietary technology 448,6 cc
Capacity 448,6 cc
Bore x Stroke 94,5 x 64 mm
Intake Electronic fuel injection/digital engine management: Magneti Marelli
Cooling system Closed water system with constant water circulation.
Start Electric start system and additional forged aluminum kick-start lever
battery 12 V / 7Ah
Exhaust Stainless steel pipe with aluminium silencer
Transmission 6 speed sequential gearbox. Gears in primary drive secondary drive with chain
Clutch Hydraulic, multidisc in oil bath
Ignition Ducati energia alternator 180 W
Chasis Built from Chrome-Molybdenum forming a single structure
Petrol tank Made in nylon. Capacity de 8,5 L
Brakes Front: Brembo radial calliper, floating Ø320 mm / Rear: Disc Ø240 mm
Front suspension Ø46 mm Paioli/Kayaba telescopic fork. Forward offset wheel axle and brake calliper. Travel 295 mm
Rear suspension Progressive system with single Paioli absorber with aluminium structure and fully adjustable (four regulation types), linked to the centre of the chassis and pushed by the swing arm through an articulated rod system: Travel: 295 mm
Front wheel REXFELGEN RACING 3,50x16,5"
Rear wheel REXFELGEN RACING 5,50x17"
weight 109 kg
Wheel base 1.485 mm
Ground clearance 325 mm
Seat height 885 mm
Also available Sherco 4.5i 4T Supermotard Racing Version