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BMW K 1200 RS Specs

(1999)
The BMW K 1200 RS model is a Sport touring bike manufactured by BMW . In this version sold from year 1999 , the dry weight is  and it is equiped with a In-line four, 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 RS is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of 248.0 km/h (154.1 mph) . Regarding the chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the BMW K 1200 RS have a  frame with front suspension being  and in the rear suspension it is equiped with  . Stock tire sizes are 120/70-ZR17 on the front, and 170/60-ZR17 on the rear. As for stopping power, the BMW K 1200 RS braking system includes Dual disc size 305 mm (12.0 inches) at the front and Single disc size 285 mm (11.2 inches) at the rear. 

BMW K 1200 RS General Information

Brand BMW 
Model BMW K 1200 RS 
Start year 1999 
Year 1999 
Category Sport touring 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

BMW K 1200 RS Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type
Seat details
Wheelbase 1,555 mm (61.2 inches) 
Length
Width
Height
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 170/60-ZR17 
Front brakes Dual disc 
Rear brakes Single disc 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 305 mm (12.0 inches) 
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 285 mm (11.2 inches) 
Curb Weight (including fluids) 290.0 kg (639.3 pounds) 
Dry Weight
Front Percentage of Weight 50.7 
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio :
Fuel Tank Capacity 21.00 litres (5.55 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension
Front Suspension Travel 115 mm (4.5 inches) 
Rear Suspension
Rear Suspension Travel 150 mm (5.9 inches) 

BMW K 1200 RS Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders In-line four, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system
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
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 RS Performance

Top Speed 248.0 km/h (154.1 mph) 
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) 3.300 seconds 
Acceleration 0 to 400m (1/4 mile)
Recuperation 60 to 140 km/h in highest gear 7.500 seconds 
Fuel Consumption - MPG - Economy - Efficiency 0.71 litres/100 km (140.8 km/l or 331.30 mpg) 
CO2 emissions 16.5 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission) 
Emissions

BMW K 1200 RS Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type
Electrical Details
Starter Type Electric 
Instruments
Lights
How much horsepower does a BMW K 1200 RS have?
The BMW K 1200 RS has 130.00 HP (94.9 kW) @ 8750 RPM.

How fast is a BMW K 1200 RS?
The BMW K 1200 RS top speed is 248.0 km/h (154.1 mph).

How tall (seat height) is a BMW K 1200 RS?
The BMW K 1200 RS seat height is 790 mm (31.1 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.

How many gears does a BMW K 1200 RS have?
The BMW K 1200 RS have 6-speed gears.