2013 BMW K1300S

2013 BMW K1300S
MSRP $15,555

The BMW K1300S is an aerodynamic sportbike that is pushed by 175 horsepower and a 1293cc four stroke in line four cylinder engine. This water cooled bike can get about 50 miles per gallon when maintained at around 55 miles per hour although you can get it to about 125 miles per hour on the track. With the BMW K1300S five gallon fuel tank full and ready to ride it will weigh in at 560 pounds. The twin disc front brakes, single disc rear brakes and ABS will allow you to stop in a hurry and safely when needed.

Engine Type4-stroke in-line four-cylinder-engine, four valves per cylinder, two overhead camshaft
Engine Displacement1293cc
Bore Stroke80 mm x 64.3 mm
Compression Ratio13.0:1
Fuel SystemElectronic intake pipe injection/digital engine management including knock sensor
Starting SystemElectric
TransmissionConstant mesh 6-speed gearbox
Final DriveShaft Drive
Rake TrailNA
Seat Height32.3 (820 mm) low seat: 31.1 (790 mm)
Wheelbase62.4 in.
Front SuspensionBMW Motorrad Duolever; central spring strut
Rear SuspensionCast aluminum single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever
Front BrakeTwin disc, floating brake discs, diameter 320 mm, 4-piston fixed calipers
Rear BrakeSingle disc brake, diameter 265 mm, double-piston floating caliper
Front Tire120/70ZR-17
Rear Tire190/55ZR-17
Fuel Capacity5 gallons with 1 gallon in reserve
Dry Weight560 lbs. (Wet)

2011 Road Sport Shootout

2011 Road Sport Shootout

Sportbikes purpose-built for the street, not the track. Motorcycle USA gathers five motorcycles that fit the bill for our 2011 Road Sport Shootout.