BMW R 1100 GS 75th Anniversary
|BMW R 1100 GS 75th Anniversary|
air-cooled, four-stroke, boxer two cylinder, 4 valves per cylinder
|Bore / Stroke||99.1mm x 99.1mm|
|Horsepower||80.06 HP (59.7 KW) @ 6750RPM|
|Torque||72.28 ft/lbs (98.0 Nm) @ 5250RPM|
|Transmission||Gear box: 5-speed, manual
Final Drive: shaft
|Suspension||Front: BMW Motorrad Telelever
Rear: BMW Motorrad Paralever
|Brakes||Front: dual 297mm discs, 3-piston calipers
Rear: single 250mm disc, 3-piston caliper
|Front Tire||110/80 R19|
|Rear Tire||150/70 R17|
|Wheelbase||59.41 inches (1509 mm)|
|Length||86.18 inches (2189 mm)|
|Width||36.18 inches (919 mm)|
|Seat Height||33.11 inches (841 mm)|
|Weight||225.0 kg (wet)|
The BMW R 1100 GS 75th Anniversary was a air-cooled, four-stroke, boxer two cylinder, 4 valves per cylinder Road motorcycle produced by BMW in 1998. Max torque was 72.28 ft/lbs (98.0 Nm) @ 5250 RPM. Claimed horsepower was 80.06 HP (59.7 KW) @ 6750 RPM.
The bike has a 5-speed, manual transmission. Power was moderated via the dry, single plate, diaphragm spring.
It came with a 110/80 R19 front tire and a 150/70 R17 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via dual 297mm discs, 3-piston calipers in the front and a single 250mm disc, 3-piston caliper in the rear. The front suspension was a BMW Motorrad Telelever while the rear was equipped with a BMW Motorrad Paralever. The wheelbase was 59.41 inches (1509 mm) long.
1998 BMW R 1100 GS 75th Anniversary
To celebrate 75 years since the R series from the House of Munich has been in production, the German engineers have launched the 1998 R 1100 GS 75th Anniversary. This machine comes with a special paint scheme, redesigned body parts and a number of accessories such as side panniers, hand-guards, heated grips and an adjustable windshield.
In the engine department, it sports an air-cooled, four-stroke, 1084cc, boxer two cylinder powerhouse paired to a five-speed manual transmission, and can reach a maximum power output of 80 horsepower and 97 Nm of torque.