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BMW R 1200 S Specs

The BMW R 1200 S model is a Sport bike manufactured by BMW . In this version sold from year 2009 , the dry weight is 190.0 kg (418.9 pounds) and it is equiped with a Two cylinder boxer, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 120.69 HP (88.1 kW) @ 8250 RPM and a maximum torque of 112.00 Nm (11.4 kgf-m or 82.6 ft.lbs) @ 6800 RPM . With this drive-train, the BMW R 1200 S 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 S have a Three-section frame consisting of front, middle 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 120/70-ZX17 on the front, and 180/55-ZX17 on the rear. As for stopping power, the BMW R 1200 S braking system includes Double disc. Optional ABS size 320 mm (12.6 inches) at the front and Single disc. Optional ABS size 265 mm (10.4 inches) at the rear. 

BMW R 1200 S General Information

Brand BMW 
Model BMW R 1200 S 
Year 2009 
Year 2009 
Category Sport 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)  

BMW R 1200 S Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type Three-section frame consisting of front, middle and rear sections, load bearing engine-gearbox unit 
Seat details  
Wheelbase 1,487 mm (58.5 inches) 
Length 2,151 mm (84.7 inches) 
Width 870 mm (34.3 inches) 
Height 1,177 mm (46.3 inches) 
Seat Height 830 mm (32.7 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height  
Ground Clearance  
Trail size 87 mm (3.4 inches) 
Wheels details  
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 120/70-ZX17 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 180/55-ZX17 
Front brakes Double disc. Optional ABS 
Rear brakes Single disc. Optional ABS 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 320 mm (12.6 inches) 
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 265 mm (10.4 inches) 
Curb Weight (including fluids) 213.0 kg (469.6 pounds) 
Dry Weight 190.0 kg (418.9 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight  
Rear Percentage of Weight  
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.6352 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity 17.00 litres (4.49 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity 2.00 litres (0.53 gallons) 
Carrying Details and Capacity  
Front Suspension BMW Motorrad Telelever 
Front Suspension Travel 110 mm (4.3 inches) 
Rear Suspension Cast aluminium single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever 
Rear Suspension Travel 120 mm (4.7 inches) 

BMW R 1200 S 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 12.5:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration SOHC 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 120.69 HP (88.1 kW) @ 8250 RPM 
Maximum torque 112.00 Nm (11.4 kgf-m or 82.6 ft.lbs) @ 6800 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 S 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 4.30 litres/100 km (23.3 km/l or 54.70 mpg) 
CO2 emissions 99.8 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission) 
Emissions  

BMW R 1200 S Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type  
Electrical Details  
Starter Type Electric 
Instruments  
Lights