BMW R1200RS

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BMW R1200RS
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Manufacturer BMW
Production Since 2015
Engine 1170 cc
Power 92 kW (123 hp) @ 7,750 rpm
Torque 125 N⋅m (92 lb⋅ft) @ 6,500 rpm
Transmission 6-speed
Wheelbase 1,530 mm (60.2 in)
Seat height 76–84 mm (3.0–3.3 in)
Weight 241 kg (531 lb) (wet)

The BMW R1200RS is a sport-touring motorcycle produced by BMW Motorrad. The Sports Tourer is largely based on the liquid-cooled roadster R1200R (series K53, FIN 0A04 Tool). The bike was presented in September 2014 at the Intermot.[1][2] The road-oriented allrounder is equipped with a boxer engine and assembled at the BMW plant in Berlin. Production began on 9 February 2015 and was launched on 12 May 2015[3] at a base price of EUR 13,500.[4] The internal factory code is K54.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Benedikt Fuest (2014-10-02). "Wie BMW mit der Federgabel trickst". Die Welt (in German). Retrieved 2016-03-31. 
  2. ^ "Intermot: Neue BMW R 1200 RS vorgestellt". Motorrad News (in German). 2014-09-30. Retrieved 2016-03-31. 
  3. ^ SP-X (2015-04-14). "GT auf zwei Rädern heißt RS". Focus (in German). Retrieved 2016-03-31. 
  4. ^ Alan Klee (2015), "Hochdynamisch" (in German), Tourenfahrer (6): pp. 40–42, ISSN 0933-4440 

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