BMW G 650 X Moto

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BMW G 650 X Moto
Manufacturer
BMW
Production 2008
Class Supermotard
Engine
liquid-cooled, single-cylinder, 4-stroke
Bore / Stroke 99.1mm x 99.1mm
Compression ratio 11.5:1
Horsepower 52.97 HP (39.5 KW) @ 7000RPM
Torque 44.26 ft/lbs (60.0 Nm) @ 5250RPM
Transmission Gear box: 6-speed, manual

Final Drive: chain

Clutch: wet multi-disc, manual
Suspension Front: UPSD fork 45 mm
Rear: cast aluminum dual swing arm, central spring strut, spring-preload and rebound damping, manually adjustable
Brakes Front: single 320 mm disc
Rear: single 240 mm disc
Front Tire 120/70 x 17
Rear Tire 160/60 x 17
Wheelbase 59.02 inches (1499 mm)
Length 84.8 inches (2154 mm)
Width 35.71 inches (907 mm)
Seat Height 35.39 inches (899 mm)
Weight 147.0 kg (wet)
Manuals Service Manual


The BMW G 650 X Moto was a liquid-cooled, single-cylinder, 4-stroke Supermotard motorcycle produced by BMW in 2008. Max torque was 44.26 ft/lbs (60.0 Nm) @ 5250 RPM. Claimed horsepower was 52.97 HP (39.5 KW) @ 7000 RPM.

Engine[edit]

A 99.1mm bore x 99.1mm stroke result in a displacement of just 652.0 cubic centimeters.

Drive[edit]

The bike has a 6-speed, manual transmission. Power was moderated via the wet multi-disc, manual.

Chassis[edit]

It came with a 120/70 x 17 front tire and a 160/60 x 17 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via single 320 mm disc in the front and a single 240 mm disc in the rear. The front suspension was a UPSD fork 45 mm while the rear was equipped with a cast aluminum dual swing arm, central spring strut, spring-preload and rebound damping, manually adjustable. The wheelbase was 59.02 inches (1499 mm) long.

2008 BMW G 650 X Moto[edit]

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Whether for daily commuting or drifting along the twisties of the race track, it doesn't get much better than the 2008 MY BMW G 650 X Moto. At its heart lies a liquid-cooled, four-stroke, 652cc, single cylinder lump mated to a six-speed manual transmission, and can produce 53 horsepower and 60 Nm of torque. It has excellent maneuverability, thanks to the 45 mm inverted forks, and the manually adjustable, cast aluminum dual swing arm rear suspension. Also, it is a safe ride, thanks to the high-end braking system, and, for extra security and performance it has ABS as an optional feature.