How much horsepower does a GS 1200 have?
BMW R 1200GS
|Make Model||BMW R 1200GS|
|Max Power||72 kW / 98 hp @ 7000 rpm|
|Max Torque||115 Nm / 11.7 kgf-m / 84.8 ft-lbs @ 5500 rpm|
What does GS stand for in R1200GS?
BMW Motorrad is best known for its adventure motorcycles: The GS Range. GS stands for Gelände/Straße (German: off-road/road.) The popular GS models have been dominating the adventure segment for over 30 years!
How heavy is a GS 1200?
|R1200GS, 2013 model with Akrapovič HP titanium exhaust|
|Seat height||850 mm (33 in) 895 mm (35.2 in) (Adv)|
|Weight||203 kg (448 lb) 229 kg (505 lb) (LC) 223 kg (492 lb) (Adv) (dry) 229 kg (505 lb) 238 kg (525 lb) (LC) 256 kg (564 lb) (Adv) (wet)|
What does R mean in BMW?
As is the case with its cars, BMW Motorrad uses an alphanumeric naming system for their motorcycles. Between those extremes, you have bikes starting with the letter S (four-cylinder sport motor), R (opposed twin-cylinder), G (single cylinder), F (parallel twin-cylinder), and K (three or more cylinders).
How many miles can you put on a BMW motorcycle?
BMW motorcycles are generally very durable and can be seen lasting about 200,000 miles easily; however, this does vary depending on the model, how well the bike is maintained and the style of riding it is subject to. If you average 4000 miles per year a well-kept BMW motorcycle can last 50 years.
Is BMW GS air cooled?
The GS has been available with a range of different engines, including single-cylinder, twin-cylinder water-cooled and twin-cylinder air- (“Airheads”) and air/oil-cooled (“Oilheads” and “Hexheads”).