BMW R 1300 GS

General information

Model: BMW R 1300 GS
Year: From spring 2024
Category: Adventure Touring

Engine and transmission

Displacement: 1300.00 ccm
Engine type: Two cylinder boxer, four-stroke
Engine details: Balancer shaft
Power: 145.00 HP
Torque: 180.00 Nm
Top speed: 200.0 km/h (124.3 mph)
Compression: 12.5:1
Bore x stroke: 102.0 x 76.0 mm (4.0 x 3.0 inches)
Valves per cylinder: 4
Fuel system: Injection. Electronic intake pipe injection
Fuel control: Double Overhead Cams/Twin Cam (DOHC)
Cooling system: Liquid
Lubrication system: Liquid
Gearbox: 6-speed
Transmission type,
final drive:
Shaft drive (cardan)
Clutch: Oil lubricated clutch, hydraulically operated
Driveline: Constant mesh
Fuel consumption: 4.70 litres/100 km (21.3 km/l or 50.05 mpg)
Greenhouse gases: 109.0 CO2 g/km. (CO2 – Carbon dioxide emission)
Emission details: Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-4

Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels

Frame type: Two-section frame, front- and bolted on rear frame, load-bearing engine
Rake (fork angle): 25.5°
Trail: 100 mm (3.9 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: 120/70-R19
Rear tyre: 170/60-R17
Front brakes: Double disc. ABS. Floating discs. Four-piston callipers.
Front brakes diameter: 305 mm (12.0 inches)
Rear brakes: Single disc. ABS. Floating disc. Two-piston callipers.
Rear brakes diameter: 276 mm (10.9 inches)

Physical measures and capacities

Weight incl. oil, gas, etc: 249.0 kg (549.0 pounds)
Power/weight ratio: 0.5086 HP/kg
Overall height: 1,430 mm (56.3 inches)
Overall length: 2,207 mm (86.9 inches)
Overall width: 953 mm (37.5 inches)
Wheelbase: 1,525 mm (60 inches)
Fuel capacity: 20.00 litres (5.28 gallons)
Reserve fuel capacity: 4.00 litres (1.06 gallons)

Other specifications

Starter: Electric