BMW R 1200GS

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BMW R 1200GS
Manufacturer
BMW
Production 2017
Class Naked
Engine
Four stroke, two cylinder horizontally opposed Boxer
Bore / Stroke 101.6mm x 101.6mm
Compression ratio 12.5:1
Horsepower 124.98 HP (93.2 KW) @ 7750RPM
Torque 92.2 ft/lbs (125.0 Nm) @ 6500RPM
Transmission Gear box: Gears

Final Drive: Chain

Clutch: Wet Multi-disc
Suspension Front: BMW Motorrad Telelever, stanchion 37 mm, central spring strut
Rear: Cast aluminum single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever, spring preload hydraulically adjustable
Brakes Front: Double hydraulically disc 305 mm, ABS
Rear: Single disc 275 mm
Front Tire 120/70 R19
Rear Tire 170/60 R17
Wheelbase 59.29 inches (1506 mm)
Length 86.89 inches (2207 mm)
Width 37.52 inches (953 mm)
Seat Height 33.5 inches (851 mm)
Weight 244.0 kg (wet)
Manuals Service Manual


The BMW R 1200GS was a Four stroke, two cylinder horizontally opposed Boxer Naked motorcycle produced by BMW in 2017. Max torque was 92.2 ft/lbs (125.0 Nm) @ 6500 RPM. Claimed horsepower was 124.98 HP (93.2 KW) @ 7750 RPM.

Engine[edit]

A 101.6mm bore x 101.6mm stroke result in a displacement of just 1170.0 cubic centimeters.

Drive[edit]

The bike has a Gears transmission. Power was moderated via the Wet Multi-disc.

Chassis[edit]

It came with a 120/70 R19 front tire and a 170/60 R17 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via Double hydraulically disc 305 mm, ABS in the front and a Single disc 275 mm in the rear. The front suspension was a BMW Motorrad Telelever, stanchion 37 mm, central spring strut while the rear was equipped with a Cast aluminum single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever, spring preload hydraulically adjustable. The wheelbase was 59.29 inches (1506 mm) long.

2017 BMW R 1200GS[edit]

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BMW’s R 1200 GS has always sat at the pointy end of the adventure-touring category, but recently the competition has been closing the performance gap. For 2017, BMW looks to regain control of the segment with an updated 1200 GS that meets Euro 4 emissions standards and has some added electronic functions.