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BMW K 1600 GT Specs

The BMW K 1600 GT model is a Touring bike manufactured by BMW . In this version sold from year 2011 , the dry weight is 270.0 kg (595.2 pounds) and it is equipped with a In-line six, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 158.24 HP (115.5 kW) @ 7500 RPM and a maximum torque of 175.00 Nm (17.8 kgf-m or 129.1 ft.lbs) @ 5000 RPM . With this drive-train, the BMW K 1600 GT is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of  . On the topic of chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the BMW K 1600 GT has a Bridge-type main frame made of light alloy frame with front suspension being BMW Motorrad Duolever and at the rear, it is equipped with Swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever . Stock tire sizes are 120/70-ZR17 on the front, and 180/55-ZR17 on the rear. As for stopping power, the BMW K 1600 GT braking system includes Double disc. EVO brake system with the BMW Motorrad Integral ABS size  at the front and Single disc size  at the back. 

BMW K 1600 GT General Information

Brand BMW 
Model BMW K 1600 GT 
Start year 2011 
Year 2011 
Category Touring 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

BMW K 1600 GT Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type Bridge-type main frame made of light alloy 
Seat details
Length 2,330 mm (91.7 inches) 
Seat Height 830 mm (32.7 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance
Trail size 112 mm (4.4 inches) 
Wheels details Cast aluminium 
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 120/70-ZR17 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 180/55-ZR17 
Front brakes Double disc. EVO brake system with the BMW Motorrad Integral ABS 
Rear brakes Single disc 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Curb Weight (including fluids)
Dry Weight 270.0 kg (595.2 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.5861 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity 24.00 litres (6.34 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension BMW Motorrad Duolever 
Front Suspension Travel
Rear Suspension Swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever 
Rear Suspension Travel

BMW K 1600 GT Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders In-line six, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 1649.00 ccm (100.62 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 80.0 x 64.3 mm (3.1 x 2.5 inches) 
Compression Ratio 13.0:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration DOHC 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 158.24 HP (115.5 kW) @ 7500 RPM 
Maximum torque 175.00 Nm (17.8 kgf-m or 129.1 ft.lbs) @ 5000 RPM 
Engine Maximum RPM
Cooling system Liquid 
Lubrication system Dry sump 
Engine oil capacity
Exhaust system Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-3 
Gearbox 6-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Shaft drive (cardan) 
Clutch type Multiple-disc clutch in oil bath 

BMW K 1600 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
CO2 emissions
Emissions Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-3 

BMW K 1600 GT Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type
Electrical Details
Starter Type Electric 
Lights Adaptive xenon headlight 
How much horsepower does a BMW K 1600 GT have?
The BMW K 1600 GT has 158.24 HP (115.5 kW) @ 7500 RPM.

How much does a BMW K 1600 GT weighs?
The BMW K 1600 GT weighs 270.0 kg (595.2 pounds).

How tall (seat height) is a BMW K 1600 GT?
The BMW K 1600 GT seat height is 830 mm (32.7 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.

How many gears does a BMW K 1600 GT have?
The BMW K 1600 GT have 6 gears.