BMW R 1150 GS Adventure Bumble Bee
|BMW R 1150 GS Adventure Bumble Bee|
air/oil-cooled, four-stroke, boxer twin cylinder, 4 valves per cylinder
|Bore / Stroke||101.6mm x 101.6mm|
|Horsepower||85.02 HP (63.4 KW) @ 6750RPM|
|Torque||72.28 ft/lbs (98.0 Nm) @ 5250RPM|
|Transmission||Gear box: 6-speed, manual
Final Drive: shaft
|Suspension||Front: BMW Motorrad Telelever
Rear: BMW Motorrad Paralever
|Brakes||Front: dual 304mm discs, 4-piston calipers
Rear: single 276mm disc, 2-piston caliper
|Wheelbase||59.09 inches (1501 mm)|
|Length||85.79 inches (2179 mm)|
|Width||38.58 inches (980 mm)|
|Seat Height||33.82 inches (859 mm)|
|Weight||232.0 kg (wet)|
The BMW R 1150 GS Adventure Bumble Bee was a air/oil-cooled, four-stroke, boxer twin cylinder, 4 valves per cylinder Adventure motorcycle produced by BMW in 2003. Max torque was 72.28 ft/lbs (98.0 Nm) @ 5250 RPM. Claimed horsepower was 85.02 HP (63.4 KW) @ 6750 RPM.
The bike has a 6-speed, manual transmission. Power was moderated via the dry, single plate, hydraulic.
It came with a 110/80xR19 front tire and a 150/70xR17 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via dual 304mm discs, 4-piston calipers in the front and a single 276mm disc, 2-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 59.09 inches (1501 mm) long.
2003 BMW R 1150 GS Adventure Bumble Bee
The Bumble Bee version of the R 1150 GS Adventure mainly addresses riders who want their machine to stand out in a crowd. This special edition comes with a black and yellow paint scheme, and has been stripped down for a more clean look. In all other departments, it has the same features and specs as the base model.