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2008 BMW K 1200 LT

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2008 BMW K 1200 LT

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2008 BMW K 1200 LT Specifications

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Identification
Model Type  Sport-Touring
BASE MSRP(US)  $21,520.00
Dealers BMW Dealers
Warranty  36
Insurance
Finance
Engine:  
Engine Type  Longitudinal In-Line
Cylinders  4
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Horsepower (bhp/kW)  116 / 86.6
Horsepower RPM  8000
Torque (Ft Lbs/Nm)  86 / 116.6
Torque RPM  5250
Cooling  Liquid
Valves  16
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  DOHC
Bore (mm/in)  70.5 / 2.78
Stroke (mm/in)  75 / 2.95
Displacement (cc/ci)  1172 / 71.5
Compression Ratio  10.8:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Premium
Fuel Type  Gas
Fuel Injector  Yes
Carburetor  No
Carburetion Type  Fuel Injected
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  5
Overdrive  Yes
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Shaft
Gear Ratio (1/2/3/4/5)  2.05 / 1.6 / 1.27 / 0.96 / 0.7
Reverse  Yes
Final Drive Ratio  2.75
Wheels & Tires:  
Wheels Composition  Aluminum
Tube / Tubeless  Tubeless
Front Wheel Width (in)  3.5
Rear Wheel Width (in)  5
Chromed  No
Front Tire Width  120
Front Tire Aspect Ratio  70
Front Tire Speed Rating  Z
Front Wheel Diameter  17
Rear Tire Width  160
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio  70
Rear Tire Speed Rating  Z
Rear Wheel Diameter  17
Front Tire (Full Spec)  120/70 ZR17
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  160/70 ZR17
Brakes:  
Brake Brand Name  EVO
Front Brake Type  Dual Hydraulic Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)  12.6 / 320.4
Rear Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)  11.2 / 284.5
Anti-Lock Brakes  Standard
Linked Brake System Front to Rear  Standard
Suspension:  
Front Suspension Type  Telescopic Fork
Front Travel (in/mm)  4 / 101.6
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load  No
Front Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Front Central Suspension Strut  Yes
Front Suspension Brand Name  Telelever
Steering Damper  No
Rear Suspension Type  Single Sided Swing Arm
Rear Travel (in/mm)  5.1 / 129.5
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load  No
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping  Yes
Number Rear Shock Absorbers  1
Rear Suspension Brand Name  Paralever
Rear Suspension Material  Aluminum
Air Adjustable  No
Steering:  
Steering Control  Handlebar
Technical Specifications:  
Length (ft)  8.21
Width (in/mm)  42.5 / 1079.5
Wheelbase (in/mm)  64.1 / 1628.1
Ground Clearance (in/mm)  3.5 / 88.9
Length (ft/ft)  8
Length (ft/in)  2
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  761 / 345.2
Wet Weight (lbs/kg)  835 / 378.8
GVWR (lbs/kgs)  1322 / 599.7
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  6.3 / 24
Fuel Capacity Reserve (gal/l)  1 / 3.8
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)  1.54
Seats:  
Seat Type  Two-Piece
Adjustable  Yes
Seat Material  Vinyl
Seat Location  Driver and Passenger
Folding  No
Seat Height (in/mm)  30.3 / 769.6
Number Of Seats  2
Backrest Logo Plate  No
Backrest Type  Fixed
Backrest Location  Passenger
Lumbar Adjustment  No
Grab Rail or Strap  Standard
Exterior:  
Frame  Aluminum / Steel
Body Material  Plastic
Hand Grips  Standard
Foot Peg Location  Driver and Passenger
Chain Guard  No
Chassis Protectors  No
Engine Case Guard  No
Fork Guards  Yes
Saddle Bag Guard  No
Tank Guard  No
Belt Guard  No
Hand Guards  Yes
Brush Guard  No
Exhaust Guard  No
Light Guard  No
Radiator Cover  No
Side Cover  No
Fuel Tank Cover  No
Front Fender  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Stand Type  Center / Kick
Lower Fairing  Standard
Spoiler  Standard
Handlebars  Standard
Upper Fairing  Standard
Instrumentation:  
Digital Instrumentation  Standard
Clock  Standard
Tachometer  Standard
Trip Odometer  Standard
Trip Computer  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
Temperature Warning Type  Light
Fuel Level Warning Type  Light
Service Reminder  Standard
Pricing:  
Warranty (Condition)  Limited
Destination Charge  495
Identification:  
Generic Type (Primary)  Sport-Touring
Manufacturer Country  Germany
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age  16
NADATrimID  27318
Display Name  K 1200 LT
Audio & Communication:  
Radio  Standard
Number Of Speakers  8
Number Of Discs  1
Mounts:  
Side Case Mount  Standard
Windshield Mounts  Standard
Paint & Finish:  
Paint  Standard
Glass:  
Rearview Mirrors  Standard
Windshield Lowers  No
Height Adjustable  Yes
Tinted  No
Height  Mid
Storage:  
Side Case Material  Vinyl
Number Of Side Cases  2
Location  Left and Right Side
Side Storage Mount  Standard
Underseat Storage  Standard
Lockable Storage  Standard
Rear Rack  Standard
Rear Rack Storage Material  Hard Vinyl
Rear Rack Storage Trim  Plain
Helmet Storage  Standard
Lights:  
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Convenience:  
Engine Immobilizer  Standard
Heated Hand Grip Location  Driver
Power Outlet  Standard
Cruise Control  Standard
Adjustable Levers  Standard

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By Kevin white(Owner), Mar. 12, 2010
I purchased a 1200LT new in 2008. I tested a 2008 HD Ultra Classic fist as most of my riding companions ride HD's. I have always wanted a BMW for years and finally wore my wife down into agreeing to a new BMW. Sticking to my dream of owning a BMW was the best decision i could have ever made concerni... Read Full Review

 

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