BMW F 800 GS

BMW’s profiling of this bike

The F 800 GS is an Enduro bike like no other BMW Motorrad has made before; an 800cc machine with a full 85hp and torque of 83 Nm; all this while having a fully fuelled, road-ready weight of only 207 kg.

General information

Model:BMW F 800 GS
Category:Enduro / offroad
Rating:74.9 out of 100. Show full rating and compare with other bikes
Price as new (MSRP):US$ 12355. UK £ 7950. Prices depend on country, taxes, accessories, etc.

Engine and transmission

Displacement:798.00 ccm (48.69 cubic inches)
Engine type:Twin, four-stroke
Power:48.00 HP (35.0 kW)) @ 7500 RPM
Torque:83.00 Nm (8.5 kgf-m or 61.2 ft.lbs) @ 5750 RPM
Compression:12.0:1
Bore x stroke:82.0 x 75.6 mm (3.2 x 3.0 inches)
Valves per cylinder:4
Fuel system:Injection. Electronic intake pipe injection / digital engine management (BMS-K)
Fuel control:DOHC
Lubrication system:Dry sump
Cooling system:Liquid
Gearbox:6-speed
Transmission type,
final drive:
Chain
Clutch:Multiple-disc clutch in oil bath, mechanically operated
Driveline:Endless O-ring chain with shock damping in rear wheel hub
Fuel consumption:3.80 litres/100 km (26.3 km/l or 61.90 mpg)
Greenhouse gases:88.2 CO2 g/km. (CO2 – Carbon dioxide emission)
Emission details:Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-3

Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels

Frame type:Tubular steel space frame, load-bearing engine
Rake (fork angle):26.0°
Trail:117 mm (4.6 inches)
Front suspension:Upside-down front fork, 45 mm
Front wheel travel:230 mm (9.1 inches)
Rear suspension:Double sided aluminium swing arm, WAD strut (travel related damping), spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable (continuously variable) at handwheel, rebound damping adjustable
Rear wheel travel:215 mm (8.5 inches)
Front tyre:90/90-V21
Rear tyre:150/70-V17
Front brakes:Double disc. Optional ABS. Can be switched off.
Front brakes diameter:300 mm (11.8 inches)
Rear brakes:Single disc. Optional ABS. Can be switched off.
Rear brakes diameter:265 mm (10.4 inches)
Wheels:Wire spoke

Physical measures and capacities

Dry weight:185.0 kg (407.9 pounds)
Weight incl. oil, gas, etc:207.0 kg (456.4 pounds)
Power/weight ratio:0.2595 HP/kg
Seat height:880 mm (34.6 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.
Alternate seat height:765 mm (30.1 inches) If adjustable, highest setting.
Overall height:1,350 mm (53.1 inches)
Overall length:2,320 mm (91.3 inches)
Overall width:945 mm (37.2 inches)
Wheelbase:1,578 mm (62.1 inches)
Fuel capacity:16.00 litres (4.23 gallons)
Reserve fuel capacity:4.00 litres (1.06 gallons)