BMW R 1200 GS

General information

Model:BMW R 1200 GS
Category:Enduro / offroad
Rating:78.5 out of 100. Show full rating and compare with other bikes

Engine and transmission

Displacement:1170.00 ccm (71.39 cubic inches)
Engine type:Two cylinder boxer, two-stroke
Power:103.25 HP (75.4 kW)) @ 7500 RPM
Torque:115.00 Nm (11.7 kgf-m or 84.8 ft.lbs) @ 5750 RPM
Compression:12.0:1
Bore x stroke:101.0 x 73.0 mm (4.0 x 2.9 inches)
Valves per cylinder:4
Fuel system:Injection. Electronic intake pipe injection/BMS-K digital engine management with overrun fuel cut-off, twin spark ignition
Fuel control:SOHC
Cooling system:Oil & air
Gearbox:6-speed
Transmission type,
final drive:
Shaft drive (cardan)
Clutch:Single dry plate clutch, hydraulically operated
Fuel consumption:4.30 litres/100 km (23.3 km/l or 54.70 mpg)
Greenhouse gases:99.8 CO2 g/km. (CO2 – Carbon dioxide emission)

Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels

Frame type:Two-section frame consisting of front and rear sections, load- bearing engine-gearbox unit
Rake (fork angle):25.7°
Trail:101 mm (4.0 inches)
Front suspension:BMW Motorrad Telelever
Front wheel travel:190 mm (7.5 inches)
Rear suspension:Cast aluminium single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever
Rear wheel travel:200 mm (7.9 inches)
Front tyre:110/80-19
Rear tyre:150/70-17
Front brakes:Double disc. Optional ABS, can be switched off
Front brakes diameter:305 mm (12.0 inches)
Rear brakes:Single disc. Optional ABS, can be switched off
Rear brakes diameter:265 mm (10.4 inches)

Physical measures and capacities

Dry weight:203.0 kg (447.5 pounds)
Weight incl. oil, gas, etc:229.0 kg (504.9 pounds)
Power/weight ratio:0.5086 HP/kg
Overall length:2,210 mm (87.0 inches)
Overall width:23,749 mm (935.0 inches)
Wheelbase:1,507 mm (59.3 inches)
Fuel capacity:20.00 litres (5.28 gallons)

Other specifications

Starter:Electric

General information

Model:BMW R 1200 GS
Category:Enduro / offroad
Rating:78.5 out of 100. Show full rating and compare with other bikes

Engine and transmission

Displacement:1170.00 ccm (71.39 cubic inches)
Engine type:Two cylinder boxer, two-stroke
Power:103.25 HP (75.4 kW)) @ 7500 RPM
Torque:115.00 Nm (11.7 kgf-m or 84.8 ft.lbs) @ 5750 RPM
Compression:12.0:1
Bore x stroke:101.0 x 73.0 mm (4.0 x 2.9 inches)
Valves per cylinder:4
Fuel system:Injection. Electronic intake pipe injection/BMS-K digital engine management with overrun fuel cut-off, twin spark ignition
Fuel control:SOHC
Cooling system:Oil & air
Gearbox:6-speed
Transmission type,
final drive:
Shaft drive (cardan)
Clutch:Single dry plate clutch, hydraulically operated
Fuel consumption:4.30 litres/100 km (23.3 km/l or 54.70 mpg)
Greenhouse gases:99.8 CO2 g/km. (CO2 – Carbon dioxide emission)

Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels

Frame type:Two-section frame consisting of front and rear sections, load- bearing engine-gearbox unit
Rake (fork angle):25.7°
Trail:101 mm (4.0 inches)
Front suspension:BMW Motorrad Telelever
Front wheel travel:190 mm (7.5 inches)
Rear suspension:Cast aluminium single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever
Rear wheel travel:200 mm (7.9 inches)
Front tyre:110/80-19
Rear tyre:150/70-17
Front brakes:Double disc. Optional ABS, can be switched off
Front brakes diameter:305 mm (12.0 inches)
Rear brakes:Single disc. Optional ABS, can be switched off
Rear brakes diameter:265 mm (10.4 inches)

Physical measures and capacities

Dry weight:203.0 kg (447.5 pounds)
Weight incl. oil, gas, etc:229.0 kg (504.9 pounds)
Power/weight ratio:0.5086 HP/kg
Overall length:2,210 mm (87.0 inches)
Overall width:23,749 mm (935.0 inches)
Wheelbase:1,507 mm (59.3 inches)
Fuel capacity:20.00 litres (5.28 gallons)

Other specifications

Starter:Electric