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  • G 650 GS
  • F 700 GS
  • F 800 GS
  • F 800 GS Adv.
  • S 1000 XR
  • R 1200 GS Adv.

R 1200 GS

BMW R 1200 GS
BMW R 1200 GS
Type Air/liquid-cooled four stroke flat twin engine, double overhead camshaft, one balance shaft  
Bore x stroke 101 mm x 73 mm  
Capacity 1,170 cc  
Rated output 92 kW (125 hp) at 7,750 rpm
Max. torque 125 Nm at 6,500 rpm
Compression ratio 12.5 : 1
Mixture control / engine management Electronic intake pipe injection / BMS-K+ digital engine management with electromotive throttle actuator
Emission control Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-3

Performance / fuel consumption    
Maximum speed over 200 km/h
Fuel consumption per 100 km at constant 90 km/h 4,1 l
Fuel consumption per 100 km at constant 120 km/h 5,5 l
Fuel type Unleaded super, octane number 95 (RON)
Electrical system    
Alternator three-phase alternator 580 W (nominal power)
Battery 12 V / 11,8 Ah, maintenance-free

Power transmission    
Clutch oil lubricated clutch, hydraulically operated
Gearbox Constant mesh 6-speed gearbox with helical gear teeth
Drive Shaft drive
Chassis / brakes    
Frame Two-section frame, front- and bolted on rear frame, load-bearing engine
Front wheel location / suspension BMW Motorrad Telelever; stanchion diameter 37 mm, central spring strut

Rear wheel location / suspension Cast aluminium single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever; WAD strut (travel-related damping), spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable (continuously variable) at handwheel, rebound damping adjustable at handwheel

Suspension travel front / rear 190 mm / 200 mm
Wheelbase 1.507 mm
Castor 99.6 mm
Steering head angle 64.5°
Wheels Cast aluminium wheels
Rim, front 3,00 x 19"
Rim, rear 4,50 x 17"
Tyres, front 120/70 R 19
Tyres, rear 170/60 R 17
Brake, front Dual disc brake, floating brake discs, diameter 305 mm, 4-piston radial calipers
Brake, rear Single disc brake, diameter 276 mm, double-piston floating caliper

ABS BMW Motorrad Integral ABS (part-integral), can be switched off
Dimensions / weights    
Length 2.210 mm
Width (incl. mirrors) 953 mm
Height (excl. mirrors) 1.450 mm
Seat height, unladen weight 850/870 mm (with motorcycles accessories or –equipment variable heights available between 790/810 mm and 880 mm)

Inner leg curve, unladen weight 1870/1910 mm (with motorcycles accessories or –equipment variable heights available between 1770/1810 mm and 1920 mm)
Unladen weight, road ready, fully fuelled 238 kg
Dry weight    
Permitted total weight 450 kg
Payload (with standard equipment) 212 kg  
Usable tank volume 20 l
Reserve approx. 4 l