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BMW R1200GS Motorcycle Specifications

 
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BMW R1200GS Catalogues, Brochures, Reviews etc

Datasheet
R 1200 GS
(PDF, 122 KB)
Catalogue
R 1200 GS
(PDF, 3.4 MB)
Catalogue
R 1200 GS Adventure
(PDF, 1.7 MB)

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James Sherlock - Mail Order Supplier of BMW Motorcycle Parts
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Touratech Installation Instruction sheets:
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BMW R1200GS Specifications
Source: http://www.bmw-motorrad.co.uk/ April 2007

R1200GS Specification - Bike Schematic

 

Engine

Type

Air/oil-cooled flat twin ('Boxer') 4-stroke, one camshaft and four valves per cylinder, central balancer shaft

Bore x stroke

101 mm x 73 mm

Capacity

1,170 cc

Rated output

74 kW (100 hp) at 7,000 rpm

Max. torque

115 Nm at 5,500 rpm

Compression ratio

11.0 : 1

Mixture control / engine management

Electronic intake pipe injection/BMS-K digital engine management with overrun fuel cut-off, twin spark ignition

Emission control

Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-3
 

 

Performance / fuel consumption

Maximum speed

Over 200 km/h

Fuel consumption per 100 km at constant 90 km/h

4.3 l

Fuel consumption per 100 km at constant 120 km/h

5.5 l

Fuel type

Unleaded super, octane rumber 95 (RON), automatic knock control permits operation with minimum octane number 91 (RON).

 

Electrical system

Alternator

three-phase alternator 600 W

Battery

12 V / 14 Ah, maintenance-free

 

Power transmission

Clutch

Single dry plate clutch, hydraulically operated

Gearbox

Constant mesh 6-speed gearbox with helical gear teeth

Drive

Shaft drive

 

Chassis / brakes

Frame

Two-section frame consisting of front and rear sections, load- bearing engine-gearbox unit

Front wheel location / suspension

BMW Motorrad Telelever; stanchion diameter 41 mm, central spring strut, spring pre-load with 5-position mechanical adjustment

Rear wheel location / suspension

Cast aluminium single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever; WAD strut (travel-related damping), spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable (continuously variable) at handwheel, rebound damping adjustable

Suspension travel front / rear

190 mm / 200 mm

Wheelbase

1,507 mm

Castor

101 mm

Steering head angle

64.3°

Wheels

Cast aluminium

Rim, front

2.50 x 19"

Rim, rear

4.00 x 17"

Tyres, front

110/80 R 19

Tyres, rear

150/70 R 17

Brake, front

Twin disc, floating brake discs, 305 mm diameter, four-piston fixed calipers

Brake, rear

Single disc, diameter 265 mm, double-piston floating caliper

ABS

Optional extra: BMW Motorrad Integral ABS (part-integral), can be switched off

 

Dimensions / weights

Length

2,210 mm

Width (incl. mirrors)

915 mm

Height (excl. mirrors)

1,430 mm

Seat height, unladen weight

840 / 860 mm (high seat: 880 / 900 mm, low seat: 820 mm)

Inner leg curve, unladen weight

1,860 / 1,900 mm (high seat: 1,940 / 1,980 mm, low seat: 1,820)

Unladen weight, road ready, fully fuelled 1)

225 kg

Dry weight 2)

199 kg
Permitted total weight 435 kg

Payload (with standard equipment)

210kg

Usable tank volume

20.0 l

Reserve

approx 4.0 l
Technical data relate to the unladen weight (DIN)
1) According to guideline 93/93/EWG with all fluids, fuelled with at least 90% of usable tank volume
2) Unladen weight without fluids
 
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