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BMW R 1200 GS Specs

(2011)
The BMW R 1200 GS model is a Enduro / offroad bike manufactured by BMW . In this version sold from year 2011 , the dry weight is 203.0 kg (447.5 pounds) and it is equiped with a Two cylinder boxer, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 108.62 HP (79.3 kW) @ 7750 RPM and a maximum torque of 120.00 Nm (12.2 kgf-m or 88.5 ft.lbs) @ 6000 RPM . With this drive-train, the BMW R 1200 GS is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of  . Regarding the chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the BMW R 1200 GS have a Two-section frame consisting of front and rear sections, load- bearing engine-gearbox unit frame with front suspension being BMW Motorrad Telelever and in the rear suspension it is equiped with Cast aluminium single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever . Stock tire sizes are 110/80-R19 on the front, and 150/70-R17 on the rear. As for stopping power, the BMW R 1200 GS braking system includes Double disc size 305 mm (12.0 inches) at the front and Single disc size 265 mm (10.4 inches) at the rear. 

BMW R 1200 GS General Information

Brand BMW 
Model BMW R 1200 GS 
Start year 2011 
Year 2011 
Category Enduro / offroad 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

BMW R 1200 GS Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type Two-section frame consisting of front and rear sections, load- bearing engine-gearbox unit 
Seat details
Wheelbase 1,507 mm (59.3 inches) 
Length 2,210 mm (87.0 inches) 
Width 915 mm (36.0 inches) 
Height 1,450 mm (57.1 inches) 
Seat Height 850 mm (33.5 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance
Trail size 101 mm (4.0 inches) 
Wheels details Cast aluminium 
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 110/80-R19 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 150/70-R17 
Front brakes Double disc 
Rear brakes Single disc 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 305 mm (12.0 inches) 
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 265 mm (10.4 inches) 
Curb Weight (including fluids) 229.0 kg (504.9 pounds) 
Dry Weight 203.0 kg (447.5 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.5351 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity 20.00 litres (5.28 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity 4.00 litres (1.06 gallons) 
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension BMW Motorrad Telelever 
Front Suspension Travel 190 mm (7.5 inches) 
Rear Suspension Cast aluminium single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever 
Rear Suspension Travel 200 mm (7.9 inches) 

BMW R 1200 GS Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders Two cylinder boxer, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system Injection. Electronic intake pipe injection/BMS-K digital engine management with overrun fuel cut-off, twin spark ignition 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 1170.00 ccm (71.39 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 101.0 x 73.0 mm (4.0 x 2.9 inches) 
Compression Ratio 12.0:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration DOHC 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 108.62 HP (79.3 kW) @ 7750 RPM 
Maximum torque 120.00 Nm (12.2 kgf-m or 88.5 ft.lbs) @ 6000 RPM 
Engine Maximum RPM
Cooling system Oil & air 
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 Single dry plate clutch, hydraulically operated 
Driveline

BMW R 1200 GS 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 4.30 litres/100 km (23.3 km/l or 54.70 mpg) 
CO2 emissions 99.8 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission) 
Emissions Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-3 

BMW R 1200 GS Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type
Electrical Details
Starter Type Electric 
Instruments
Lights
How much horsepower does a BMW R 1200 GS have?
The BMW R 1200 GS has 108.62 HP (79.3 kW) @ 7750 RPM.

How much does a BMW R 1200 GS weighs?
The BMW R 1200 GS weighs 203.0 kg (447.5 pounds).

How tall (seat height) is a BMW R 1200 GS?
The BMW R 1200 GS seat height is 850 mm (33.5 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.