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BMW K 1600 GT

General moped information

ModelBMW K 1600 GT
Rating79.3 out of 100. Show full rating and compare with other bikes

Engine and transmission

Engine typeIn-line six, four-stroke
Power158.24 HP (115.5 kW)) @ 7500 RPM
Fuel systemInjection. E-Throttle: fully electronic relay between accelerator grip and throttle valve. Three drive modes to choose from (´Rain´, ´Road´, ´Dynamic´)
Fuel controlDOHC
Lubrication systemDry sump
Cooling systemLiquid
ClutchMultiple-disc clutch in oil bath
Emission detailsClosed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-3
Exhaust systemClosed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-3

Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels

Frame typeBridge-type main frame made of light alloy
Rake (fork angle)29.4°
Trail112 mm (4.4 inches)
Front tyre dimensions120/70-ZR17
Rear tyre dimensions180/55-ZR17
Front brakesDouble disc. EVO brake system with the BMW Motorrad Integral ABS
Rear brakesSingle disc
WheelsCast aluminium

Physical measures and capacities

Dry weight270.0 kg (595.2 pounds)
Power/weight ratio0.5861 HP/kg
Seat height830 mm (32.7 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.
Overall length2,330 mm (91.7 inches)
Fuel capacity24.00 litres (6.34 gallons)

Other specifications

LightAdaptive xenon headlight
Color optionsRed, beige, blue
CommentsTraction control.
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