|A 1980 Dnepr, completed in 2006. Dnepr the brand name of heavy motorcycles produced in Kiev, Ukraine. It has been
in use since 1967.
The Dnepr is famous for its off-road capability. Armed services models equipped with sidecars had two-wheel drive and
as much as fifteen centimetres (6 in) of ground clearance. The present engine is a 650cc OHV boxer twin. Modern
models are sold with engines ranging from the factory standard 650 to 750 and 1000cc. Some models have been
spotted sporting aftermarket 1000 Hatz diesel, BMW, and even VW car engines.