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BMW R 1200 GS Adventure
BMW R 1200 GS Adventure
Type Air/oil-cooled flat twin ('Boxer') 4-stroke engine, two camshafts and four radially aligned valves per cylinder, central balancer shaft  
Bore x stroke 101 mm x 73 mm  
Capacity 1,170 cc  
Rated output 81 kW (110 hp) at 7,750 rpm  
Max. torque 120 Nm at 6,000 rpm  
Compression ratio 12.0 : 1  
Mixture control / engine management Electronic intake pipe injection / BMS-K+ digital engine management with overrun fuel cut-off, twin spark ignition  
Emission control Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-3  
Emission standard    
Performance / fuel consumption    
Maximum speed over 200 km/h  
Fuel consumption per 100 km at constant 90 km/h 4.6 l  
Consumption w.r.t WMTC for 100km    
Fuel consumption per 100 km at constant 120 km/h 6.1 l  
Fuel type Unleaded super and premium, octane number 95-98 (RON)
(knock sensor; rated output at 98 RON); optional extra 91 (RON) available
Electrical system    
Alternator three-phase alternator 720 W  
Battery 12 V / 14 Ah, maintenance-free  
Power transmission    
Clutch Single dry plate clutch, hydraulically operated  
Gearbox Constant mesh 6-speed gearbox with helical gear teeth  
Drive Shaft drive  
Chassis / brakes    
Frame Two-section frame consisting of front and rear sections, load- bearing engine-gearbox unit  
Front wheel location / suspension BMW Motorrad Telelever; stanchion diameter 41 mm, central spring strut, spring pre-load with 5-position mechanical adjustment  
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  
Suspension travel front / rear 210 mm / 220 mm  
Wheelbase 1,510 mm  
Castor 89 mm  
Steering head angle 65.2°  
Wheels Cross-spoke wheels  
Rim, front 2.50 x 19"  
Rim, rear 4.00 x 17"  
Tyres, front 110/80 R 19  
Tyres, rear 150/70 R 17  
Brake, front Dual disc brake, floating brake discs, diameter 305 mm, 4-piston fixed calipers  
Brake, rear Single disc brake, diameter 265 mm, double-piston floating caliper  
ABS Standard  
Dimensions / weights    
Length 2,240 mm  
Width (incl. mirrors) 990 mm  
Height (excl. mirrors) 1,525 mm  
Seat height, unladen weight 890/910 mm  
Inner leg curve, unladen weight 1960/2000 mm  
Unladen weight, road ready, fully fuelled 259 kg  
Dry weight 225 kg  
Permitted total weight 475 kg  
Payload (with standard equipment) 216 kg  
Usable tank volume 33 l  
Reserve approx. 4.0 l