Technical Data

Engine
Type

Liquid cooled, 4-stroke in-line 6-cylinder engine, four valves per cylinder, double overhead camshafts, dry sump lubrication

Bore / stroke

72 mm x 67.5 mm

Capacity

1,649 cc

Rated output

160 hp (118 kw) at 7,750 rpm

Max. torque

129 lb-ft (175 Nm) at 5,250 rpm

Compression ratio

12.2 : 1

Mixture control

Electronic fuel injection with ride-by-wire throttle system

Emission control

Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-4

Performance / fuel consumption
Maximum speed

Over 125 mph

Fuel consumption per 100 km based on WMTC

41 mpg (WMTC)

Fuel type

Premium Unleaded

Electrical system
Alternator

Three-phase 700 W alternator

Battery

12 V / 19 Ah, maintenance-free

Power transmission
Clutch

Multi-plate wet clutch, hydraulically operated

Gearbox

Constant-mesh 6-speed gearbox with helical cut gears

Drive

Shaft drive 2.75:1

Chassis / brakes
Frame

Aluminum bridge-type frame with load-bearing engine

Front wheel location / suspension

BMW Duolever; central spring strut

Rear wheel location / suspension

BMW Paralever

Suspension travel, front / rear

4.5” / 4.9” (115 mm / 125 mm)

Wheelbase

63.7” (1,618 mm)

Castor

4.2” (106.4 mm)

Steering head angle

62.2°

Wheels

Cast aluminum wheels

Rim, front

3.50 x 17"

Rim, rear

6.00 x 17"

Tires, front

120/70 ZR 17

Tires, rear

190/55 ZR 17

Brake, front

Dual floating disc brakes, 4-piston fixed calipers, diameter 320 mm

Brake, rear

Single disc brake, diameter 320 mm, dual-piston floating caliper

ABS

BMW Motorrad Integral ABS (part-integral)

Dimensions / weights
Length

97.3” (2,470 mm)

Width (incl. mirrors)

39.4” (1,000 mm)

Height (excl. mirrors)

51.2” (1,300 mm)

Seat height, unladen weight

Standard Seat: 30.7", Low Seat: 29.5"

Inner leg curve, unladen weight

Standard Seat: 69.7", Low Seat: 67.7"

Unladen weight, road ready, fully fueled

741 lbs (336 kg)

1)
Permitted total weight

1,235 lbs (560 kg)

Payload (with standard equipment)

494 lbs (224 kg)

Usable tank volume

7.0 gal (26.5 l)

Reserve

Approx. 1 gal (4 l)

1) As defined in EU directive 93/93/EEC, filled with all operating fluids, fueled to at least 90% of usable tank capacity (including case)

Standard Features

  • 3 Ride Modes (Rain/Road/Dynamic)
  • ABS Pro
  • Cruise Control
  • DTC (Dynamic Traction Control)
  • Dynamic ESA
  • Heated Seats (Rider + Passenger)
  • Hill Start Control Pro
  • LED Tail Light
  • Multifunction Display
  • On-Board Computer
  • Power Socket
  • Saddle Bags in Body Color
  • Seat 29.5" Height (Low)
  • Standard Seat 29.5"
  • Stepless Power Adjustable Windshield
  • Toolkit
  • Xenon Headlight with Dynamic Leveling
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