2016 BMW R 1200 GS Adventure

2016 BMW R 1200 GS Adventure
MSRP $18,695

Keeping the 2016 BMW R 1200 GS Adventure model on two wheels is not an issue in uneven terrain and rainy or even dry weather. BMW has added two standard-fitted ride modes, “Rain” and “Road” with the choice of purchasing two more options. It runs with a massive 7.9 gallon fuel tank to ride further, the on-board computer has been added enabling a top level of navigation while   the rider has been given generally useful data such as fuel level, average speed and fuel consumption. The 2016 BMW R 1200 GS Adventure allows you to store and reach small items with the new compartment added above the tank. The 1170cc four stroke two cylinder engine is now air/liquid cooled and delivers 92 lb-ft of flat-twin torque and 125 bhp. The BMW R 1200 GS Adventure model is said to provide improved seating comfort, wind and weather protection to prolong the ride even further.

2016 BMW R 1200 GS Adventure

Specifications
Year2016
ManufacturerBMW
ModelR1200GS Adventure
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 six-speed gearbox with helical cut gears
Final DriveChain
Rake TrailNA
Seat Height35.0" / 35.8"; adjustable seat height
Wheelbase59.4 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 BrakeSingle disc brake, diameter 276 mm, dual-piston floating caliper
Rear BrakeSingle disc brake, diameter 276 mm, dual-piston floating caliper
Front Tire120/70 R 19
Rear Tire170/60 R 17
Fuel Capacity7.9 gal.
Dry Weight573 lbs. (Wet)
MSRP$18,695
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