BMW's profilation of this bike The ergonomic design is geared towards maximum comfort and features a single-section, dual-level seat unit, rider footrests which are further forward and lower, and handlebars which reach further back towards the rider. The standard top box featuring an integrated back rest rounds off the range of comfort features for the pillion passenger. The K 1600 GTL sets a new benchmark in luxury motorcycle touring.
General information Model: BMW K 1600 GTL Year: 2012 Category: Touring Rating: 76.3 out of 100. Show full rating and compare with other bikes Price as new (MSRP): US$ 23200. UK £ 17100. Prices depend on country, taxes, accessories, etc. Engine and transmission Displacement: 1649.00 ccm (100.62 cubic inches) Engine type: In-line six, four-stroke Power: 160.00 HP (116.8 kW)) @ 7750 RPM Torque: 175.00 Nm (17.8 kgf-m or 129.1 ft.lbs) @ 5250 RPM Compression: 12.2:1 Bore x stroke: 72.0 x 67.5 mm (2.8 x 2.7 inches) Valves per cylinder: 4 Fuel system: Injection. Electronic intake pipe injection, digital engine management (BMS-X) Fuel control: DOHC Cooling system: Liquid Gearbox: 6-speed Transmission type, final drive: Shaft drive (cardan) Clutch: Multiple disc clutch in oil bath Driveline: Cardan Shaft Fuel consumption: 4.60 litres/100 km (21.7 km/l or 51.13 mpg) Greenhouse gases: 106.7 CO 2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission) Emission details: Closed loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-3 Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels Frame type: Bridge-type frame, cast aluminium, load-bearing engine Rake (fork angle): 27.8° Trail: 108 mm (4.3 inches) Front suspension: BMW Motorrad Duolever Front suspension travel: 125 mm (4.9 inches) Rear suspension: BMW Motorrad Paralever Rear suspension travel: 135 mm (5.3 inches) Front tyre dimensions: 120/70-ZR17 Rear tyre dimensions: 190/55-ZR17 Front brakes: Double disc. ABS Front brakes diameter: 320 mm (12.6 inches) Rear brakes: Single disc. ABS Rear brakes diameter: 320 mm (12.6 inches) Wheels: Aluminium Physical measures and capacities Dry weight: 321.0 kg (707.7 pounds) Weight incl. oil, gas, etc: 348.0 kg (767.2 pounds) Power/weight ratio: 0.4984 HP/kg Seat height: 750 mm (29.5 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. Alternate seat height: 780 mm (30.7 inches) If adjustable, highest setting. Overall height: 1,465 mm (57.7 inches) Overall length: 2,489 mm (98.0 inches) Overall width: 1,000 mm (39.4 inches) Wheelbase: 1,680 mm (66.1 inches) Fuel capacity: 26.50 litres (7.00 gallons) Reserve fuel capacity: 4.00 litres (1.06 gallons) Other specifications Starter: Electric Electrical: 12 V/19 Ah, maintenance free battery. Color options: Silver, blue Comments: Windshield. Further information
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