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BMW R 100 RT Specs

(1978)
The BMW R 100 RT model is a Classic bike manufactured by BMW . In this version sold from year 1978 , the dry weight is  and it is equipped with a Two cylinder boxer, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 65.00 HP (47.4 kW) @ 6600 RPM and a maximum torque of  . With this drive-train, the BMW R 100 RT is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of 174.0 km/h (108.1 mph) . On the topic of chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the BMW R 100 RT has a  frame with front suspension being  and at the rear, it is equipped with  . Stock tire sizes are 3.25-19 on the front, and 4.00-18 on the rear. As for stopping power, the BMW R 100 RT braking system includes Dual disc size  at the front and Single disc size  at the back. 

BMW R 100 RT General Information

Brand BMW 
Model BMW R 100 RT 
Start year 1978 
Year 1978 
Category Classic 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

BMW R 100 RT Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type
Seat details
Wheelbase
Length
Width
Height
Seat Height
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance
Trail size
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 3.25-19 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 4.00-18 
Front brakes Dual disc 
Rear brakes Single disc 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Curb Weight (including fluids) 261.0 kg (575.4 pounds) 
Dry Weight
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio :
Fuel Tank Capacity 24.00 litres (6.34 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension
Front Suspension Travel
Rear Suspension
Rear Suspension Travel

BMW R 100 RT Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders Two cylinder boxer, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 979.00 ccm (59.74 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 94.0 x 70.6 mm (3.7 x 2.8 inches) 
Compression Ratio 9.0:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration OHV 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 65.00 HP (47.4 kW) @ 6600 RPM 
Maximum torque
Engine Maximum RPM
Cooling system Air 
Lubrication system
Engine oil capacity
Exhaust system
Gearbox 5-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Shaft drive (cardan) 
Clutch type
Driveline

BMW R 100 RT Performance

Top Speed 174.0 km/h (108.1 mph) 
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

BMW R 100 RT Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type
Electrical Details
Starter Type
Instruments
Lights
How much horsepower does a BMW R 100 RT have?
The BMW R 100 RT has 65.00 HP (47.4 kW) @ 6600 RPM.

How fast is a BMW R 100 RT?
The BMW R 100 RT top speed is 174.0 km/h (108.1 mph).

How many gears does a BMW R 100 RT have?
The BMW R 100 RT have 5 gears.