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BMW K 1200 GT Specs

The BMW K 1200 GT model is a Sport touring bike manufactured by BMW . In this version sold from year 2004 , the dry weight is 281.0 kg (619.5 pounds) and it is equiped with a Single cylinder, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 130.00 HP (94.9 kW) @ 8750 RPM and a maximum torque of 117.00 Nm (11.9 kgf-m or 86.3 ft.lbs) @ 6750 RPM . With this drive-train, the BMW K 1200 GT is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of  . Regarding the chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the BMW K 1200 GT have a Bridging frame consisting of die-cast aluminium, engine decoupled from vibration through bearings. frame with front suspension being BMW Motorrad Telelever; stanchion diameter 35 mm, central strut. and in the rear suspension it is equiped with Die-cast aluminium single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever; central strut, spring preload adjustable to continuously variable levels by means of hydraulic handwheel, rebound damping adjustable. . Stock tire sizes are 120/70-ZR17 on the front, and 180/55-ZR17 on the rear. As for stopping power, the BMW K 1200 GT braking system includes Double disc size 320 mm (12.6 inches) at the front and Single disc size 285 mm (11.2 inches) at the rear. 

BMW K 1200 GT General Information

Brand BMW 
Model BMW K 1200 GT 
Year 2004 
Year 2004 
Category Sport touring 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)  

BMW K 1200 GT Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type Bridging frame consisting of die-cast aluminium, engine decoupled from vibration through bearings. 
Seat details  
Wheelbase 1,555 mm (61.2 inches) 
Length 2,260 mm (89.0 inches) 
Width 920 mm (36.2 inches) 
Height 1,340 mm (52.8 inches) 
Seat Height 790 mm (31.1 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height  
Ground Clearance  
Trail size  
Wheels details  
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 120/70-ZR17 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 180/55-ZR17 
Front brakes Double disc 
Rear brakes Single disc 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 320 mm (12.6 inches) 
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 285 mm (11.2 inches) 
Curb Weight (including fluids)  
Dry Weight 281.0 kg (619.5 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight  
Rear Percentage of Weight  
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.4626 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity 20.50 litres (5.42 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity 4.00 litres (1.06 gallons) 
Carrying Details and Capacity  
Front Suspension BMW Motorrad Telelever; stanchion diameter 35 mm, central strut. 
Front Suspension Travel 115 mm (4.5 inches) 
Rear Suspension Die-cast aluminium single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever; central strut, spring preload adjustable to continuously variable levels by means of hydraulic handwheel, rebound damping adjustable. 
Rear Suspension Travel 150 mm (5.9 inches) 

BMW K 1200 GT Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders Single cylinder, four-stroke 
Engine details  
Fuel system Injection 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 1171.00 ccm (71.45 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 70.5 x 75.0 mm (2.8 x 3.0 inches) 
Compression Ratio 11.5:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration DOHC 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 130.00 HP (94.9 kW) @ 8750 RPM 
Maximum torque 117.00 Nm (11.9 kgf-m or 86.3 ft.lbs) @ 6750 RPM 
Engine Maximum RPM  
Cooling system Liquid 
Lubrication system  
Engine oil capacity  
Exhaust system  
Gearbox 6-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Shaft drive (cardan) 
Clutch type  
Driveline  

BMW K 1200 GT Performance

Top Speed  
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph)  
Acceleration 0 to 400m (1/4 mile)  
Recuperation 60 to 140 km/h in highest gear  
Fuel Consumption - MPG - Economy - Efficiency 5.00 litres/100 km (20.0 km/l or 47.04 mpg) 
CO2 emissions 116.0 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission) 
Emissions  

BMW K 1200 GT Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type  
Electrical Details  
Starter Type  
Instruments  
Lights