2016 BMW R 1200 GS

2016 BMW R 1200 GS
MSRP $16,495

The 2016 BMW R 1200 GS model has been equipped with a new opposed 1170cc four-stroke flat twin engine design delivering 125 hp, has combined air and liquid cooling. It also has been given a new wet clutch with anti-hopping feature and electromotive throttle actuator E-Gas. The BMW R 1200 GS receives greater rigidity of its main frame and its enhanced Paralever and Telelever making it easier to handle on rough terrain. To round out the new features BMW has added an innovative, unique LED headlamp and cross spoke wheels. The Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) comes standard and is able to be switched off, while the seat height is adjustable to fit the rider.

2016 BMW R 1200 GS

Specifications
Year2016
ManufacturerBMW
ModelR1200GS
Engine TypeFour-stroke flat twin engine with balancer shaft, four valves per cylinder, double overhead camshaft, wet sump lubrication
Engine Displacement1170cc
Bore Stroke101 mm x 73 mm
CoolingAir/Liquid-Cooled
Compression Ratio12.5:1
Fuel SystemElectronic fuel injection with ride-by-wire throttle system
IgnitionElectronic
Starting SystemElectric
TransmissionConstant-mesh 6-speed gearbox with helical cut gears
Final DriveChain
Rake TrailNA
Seat Height33.5" / 34.3"; adjustable seat height
Wheelbase59.3 in.
Front SuspensionBMW Telelever, Ø 37 mm, central spring strut
Rear SuspensionCast aluminum single-sided swing arm with BMW EVO Paralever; WAD strut (travel-related damping), spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable (continuously variable) via handwheel, rebound damping adjustable via handwheel
Front BrakeDual floating disc brakes, 4-piston fixed calipers, diameter 305 mm
Rear BrakeSingle disc brake, diameter 276 mm, dual-piston floating caliper
Front Tire120/70 R 19
Rear Tire170/60 R 17
Fuel Capacity5.3 gal.
Dry Weight525 lbs. (Wet)
MSRP16495

Recall Notice for 2013 BMW R1200GS

Recall Notice for 2013 BMW R1200GS

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has issued a recall notice for certain 2013 BMW R1200GS motorcycles due to an issue with the transmission output seal.

BMW Recalls R1200GS for Fork Issue

BMW Recalls R1200GS for Fork Issue

BMW has issued a recall for its redesigned 2013 R1200GS, with concerns over the a loose fork locking bolt.