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BMW R 1200 GS Adventure Specs

The BMW R 1200 GS Adventure model is a Enduro / offroad bike manufactured by BMW . In this version sold from year 2009 , the dry weight is 223.0 kg (491.6 pounds) and it is equiped with a Two cylinder boxer, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 103.25 HP (75.4 kW) @ 7500 RPM and a maximum torque of 115.00 Nm (11.7 kgf-m or 84.8 ft.lbs) @ 5750 RPM . With this drive-train, the BMW R 1200 GS Adventure is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of 200.0 km/h (124.3 mph) . Regarding the chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the BMW R 1200 GS Adventure 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 110/80-19 on the front, and 150/70-17 on the rear. As for stopping power, the BMW R 1200 GS Adventure braking system includes Double disc. Optional ABS, can be switched off size 305 mm (12.0 inches) at the front and Single disc. Optional ABS, can be switched off size 265 mm (10.4 inches) at the rear. 

BMW R 1200 GS Adventure General Information

Brand BMW 
Model BMW R 1200 GS Adventure 
Year 2009 
Year 2009 
Category Enduro / offroad 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)  

BMW R 1200 GS Adventure Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type Two-section frame consisting of front and rear sections, load- bearing engine-gearbox unit 
Seat details  
Wheelbase 1,510 mm (59.4 inches) 
Length 2,240 mm (88.2 inches) 
Width 990 mm (39.0 inches) 
Height  
Seat Height 910 mm (35.8 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height  
Ground Clearance  
Trail size 89 mm (3.5 inches) 
Wheels details  
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 110/80-19 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 150/70-17 
Front brakes Double disc. Optional ABS, can be switched off 
Rear brakes Single disc. Optional ABS, can be switched off 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 305 mm (12.0 inches) 
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 265 mm (10.4 inches) 
Curb Weight (including fluids) 256.0 kg (564.4 pounds) 
Dry Weight 223.0 kg (491.6 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight  
Rear Percentage of Weight  
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.4630 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity 33.00 litres (8.72 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity 4.00 litres (1.06 gallons) 
Carrying Details and Capacity  
Front Suspension BMW Motorrad Telelever 
Front Suspension Travel 210 mm (8.3 inches) 
Rear Suspension Cast aluminium single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever 
Rear Suspension Travel 220 mm (8.7 inches) 

BMW R 1200 GS Adventure 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  
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration SOHC 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 103.25 HP (75.4 kW) @ 7500 RPM 
Maximum torque 115.00 Nm (11.7 kgf-m or 84.8 ft.lbs) @ 5750 RPM 
Engine Maximum RPM  
Cooling system Oil & air 
Lubrication system  
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 Adventure Performance

Top Speed 200.0 km/h (124.3 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 4.60 litres/100 km (21.7 km/l or 51.13 mpg) 
CO2 emissions 106.7 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission) 
Emissions  

BMW R 1200 GS Adventure Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type  
Electrical Details  
Starter Type Electric 
Instruments  
Lights