BMW K1600 Grand America: history, specs, pictures

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BMW K1600 Grand America
Also called K 1600 Grand America
Production 2018 - 2019
in-line six, four-stroke
Bore / Stroke 72.0mm x 67.5mm
Top Speed 101 mph (162 km/h)
Horsepower 156.63 HP (116.8 KW) @ 7750RPM
Torque 129.08 ft/lbs (175.0 Nm) @ 5520RPM
Fuel System injection. electronic intake pipe injection
Transmission Gear box: 6-speed

Final Drive: shaft drive (cardan)

Clutch: multiple-disc clutch in oil bath
Suspension Front: bmw motorrad duolever
Rear: bmw motorrad paralever
Brakes Front: double disc. abs. four-piston calipers.
Rear: single disc. abs. two-piston calipers.
Front Tire 120/70-zr17
Rear Tire 190/55-zr17
Wheelbase 63.7 inches (1618 mm)
Length 100.79 inches (2560 mm)
Width 39.37 inches (1000 mm)
Height 56.69 inches (1440 mm)
Seat Height 29.53 inches (750 mm)
Weight 364.0 kg (wet)
Fuel Capacity 7.0 Gallon (26.50 Liters)
Fuel Consumption 5.70 liters/100 km (17.5 km/l or 41.27 mpg)
Manuals Service Manual

The BMW K1600 Grand America was a in-line six, four-stroke standard produced by BMW between 2018 and 2019. It could reach a top speed of 101 mph (162 km/h). Max torque was 129.08 ft/lbs (175.0 Nm) @ 5520 RPM. Claimed horsepower was 156.63 HP (116.8 KW) @ 7750 RPM.


The engine was a liquid cooled in-line six, four-stroke. A 72.0mm bore x 67.5mm stroke result in a displacement of just 1649.0 cubic centimeters. Fuel was supplied via a double overhead cams/twin cam (dohc).


The bike has a 6-speed transmission. Power was moderated via the multiple-disc clutch in oil bath.


It came with a 120/70-zr17 front tire and a 190/55-zr17 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via double disc. abs. four-piston calipers. in the front and a single disc. abs. two-piston calipers. in the rear. The front suspension was a bmw motorrad duolever while the rear was equipped with a bmw motorrad paralever. The K1600 Grand America was fitted with a 7.0 Gallon (26.50 Liters) fuel tank. The wheelbase was 63.7 inches (1618 mm) long.