K 1600 GT

K 1600 GT

WANDERLUST ON TWO WHEELS.

Description

Being on the move, gaining impressions, experiencing a great deal, relaxed and yet dynamic riding pleasure: this is what the world looks like from the saddle of the new BMW K 1600 GT. Because it offers you even more superiority and dynamics with even more touring comfort: its 6-cylinder in-line engine is already considered an icon with its power delivery and running smoothness. Added to this are the absolute long-distance suitability with wind and weather protection and equipment which makes you want to mount the machine right away. And innovative highlights like the intelligent emergency call ECALL perfectly round off the overall package. As well-equipped as you are with the K 1600 GT, you not only see a great deal, you yourself are also a great sight to behold. Indeed, you leave quite an impression regardless of whether you are at a standstill or on the move.

Specifications

Frame Bridge-type aluminium frame with load-bearing engine
Front suspension / spring elements BMW Motorrad Duolever; central spring strut
Rear suspension / spring elements BMW Motorrad Paralever
Spring travel, front/rear 115 mm /135 mm
Wheelbase 1,618mm
Castor 106.4
Steering head angle 62.2°
Wheels Cast aluminium
Rim, front 3.50 x 17
Rim, rear 6.00 x 17
Tyre, front 120/70 ZR 17
Tyre, rear 190/55 ZR 17
Brake, front Twin disc brake, diameter 320 mm, 4-piston fixed calipers
Brake, rear Single disc brake, diameter 320 mm, double-piston floating caliper
ABS BMW Motorrad Integral ABS (partially integral)
Rider step length, unladen 1,830/1,870 mm
Usable tank volume 7.0gal
Reserve 1.1gal
Unladen weight, road ready, fully fuelled 334 kg
Dry weight 306 kg
Max. permitted weight 1,190lbs
Max. load (with standard equipment) 206 kg
Length 2,324mm
Seat height, unladen 810/830 mm
Height (excluding mirrors) 1,440 mm
Width (including mirrors) 1,000 mm
Battery 12 V/19 Ah, maintenance-free
Alternator 700 W
Type Oil-/watercooled 4-stroke in-line 6-cylinder engine, two overhead camshafts, four valves per cylinder
Bore / stroke 72 mm x 67.5 mm
Capacity 1,649 cc
Rated output 118 kW (160 hp) at 7,750 rpm
Max. torque 175 Nm at 5,250 rpm
Compression ratio 12.2 : 1
Mixture control Electronic intake pipe injection
Emission control Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-4
Maximum speed Over 200 km/h
Fuel consumption per 100 km based on WMTC 5.7 l
Fuel type Unleaded 95 octane (RON)
Clutch Multiple-disc clutch in oil bath, Anti-Hopping
Gearbox Six-speed synchromesh gearbox
Drive Shaft drive
Black Storm Metallic
Opt. 719 Blue planet metallic
Black storm metallic / Glacier silver metallic
Opt. 719 Sparkling storm metallic