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BMW R 1200 RT Specs

The BMW R 1200 RT model is a Touring bike manufactured by BMW . In this version sold from year 2006 , the dry weight is 229.0 kg (504.9 pounds) and it is equiped with a Twin, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 108.62 HP (79.3 kW) @ 7500 RPM and a maximum torque of 115.00 Nm (11.7 kgf-m or 84.8 ft.lbs) @ 6000 RPM . With this drive-train, the BMW R 1200 RT 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 RT have a  frame with front suspension being BMW Motorrad Telelever and in the rear suspension it is equiped with Die-cast aluminium single-sided swinging arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever, WAD suspension element . Stock tire sizes are 120/70-ZR17 on the front, and 180/55-ZR17 on the rear. As for stopping power, the BMW R 1200 RT braking system includes Double disc size 320 mm (12.6 inches) at the front and Double disc size 265 mm (10.4 inches) at the rear. 

BMW R 1200 RT General Information

Brand BMW 
Model BMW R 1200 RT 
Year 2006 
Year 2006 
Category Touring 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)  

BMW R 1200 RT Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type  
Seat details  
Wheelbase 1,480 mm (58.3 inches) 
Length 2,230 mm (87.8 inches) 
Width 905 mm (35.6 inches) 
Height 1,430 mm (56.3 inches) 
Seat Height 820 mm (32.3 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height  
Ground Clearance  
Trail size 110 mm (4.3 inches) 
Wheels details  
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 120/70-ZR17 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 180/55-ZR17 
Front brakes Double disc 
Rear brakes Double disc 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 320 mm (12.6 inches) 
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 265 mm (10.4 inches) 
Curb Weight (including fluids) 259.0 kg (571.0 pounds) 
Dry Weight 229.0 kg (504.9 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight  
Rear Percentage of Weight  
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.4743 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity 27.00 litres (7.13 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity  
Carrying Details and Capacity  
Front Suspension BMW Motorrad Telelever 
Front Suspension Travel 120 mm (4.7 inches) 
Rear Suspension Die-cast aluminium single-sided swinging arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever, WAD suspension element 
Rear Suspension Travel 135 mm (5.3 inches) 

BMW R 1200 RT Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders Twin, four-stroke 
Engine details  
Fuel system Injection. Electronic intake pipe injection/digital engine management: BMW engine management, BMS-K with overrun fuel cut-off, dual 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 SOHC 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 108.62 HP (79.3 kW) @ 7500 RPM 
Maximum torque 115.00 Nm (11.7 kgf-m or 84.8 ft.lbs) @ 6000 RPM 
Engine Maximum RPM  
Cooling system Oil & air 
Lubrication system  
Engine oil capacity  
Exhaust system  
Gearbox 6-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Shaft drive (cardan) 
Clutch type Single-disc dry clutch, hydraulically operated 
Driveline  

BMW R 1200 RT 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 3.60 litres/100 km (27.8 km/l or 65.34 mpg) 
CO2 emissions 83.5 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission) 
Emissions  

BMW R 1200 RT Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type  
Electrical Details  
Starter Type  
Instruments  
Lights