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2008 BMW K 1200 GT

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2008 BMW K 1200 GT

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2008 BMW K 1200 GT Specifications

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Model Type  Sport-Touring
BASE MSRP(US)  $18,620.00
Dealers BMW Dealers
Warranty  36
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Engine:  
Engine Type  Horizontal In-line
Cylinders  4
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Liquid
Valves  16
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  DOHC
Compression Ratio  13.0:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Premium
Fuel Type  Gas
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  6
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Shaft
Wheels & Tires:  
Front Tire (Full Spec)  120/70 ZR17
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  180/55 ZR17
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Dual Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  61.8 / 1569.7
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  6.3 / 23.8

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Superb Touring & Performance
By Paul Kennedy(Owner), Jan. 27, 2009
Previously owned 2005 BMW LT, which I found too big and heavy. The GT blows my mind every time I ride it, with it's great handling characteristics and performance. It has most of the amenities that one would expect from a touring bike and at the same time can hold it's own against the higher perfo... Read Full Review

 

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Best ST bike on the road
By Chris(Owner), Sep. 2, 2008
I am the proud owner of a K1200GT. Wow, what do I say?



Competition:

Kawasaki Concours C14

Yamaha FJR1300



Lets take a look at the key differences.



Suspension - the BMWs is adjustable, 6 different ways. I love hitting a button to get a super-smooth freeway ride to the mountains, then goin... Read Full Review

 

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Takes you to the twisties in comfort
By Quint(Owner), Oct. 2, 2008
And it doesn't disappoint when you get there. As another owner stated, the GT's competition are the FJR1300 and Concours-14. However, there are a number of features on the GT that simply made my choice a choice of one. Cruise control, heated seats and ESA.



For me, the cruise control is not negoti... Read Full Review

 

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