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2009 BMW R 1200 RT

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2009 BMW R 1200 RT

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2009 BMW R 1200 RT Specifications

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Model Type  Sport-Touring
BASE MSRP(US)  $16,800.00
Dealers BMW Dealers
Warranty  36
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Engine:  
Engine Type  Flat Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Air / Oil
Valves  8
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  OHV
Compression Ratio  12.0:1
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)  58.4 / 1483.4
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  7.1 / 26.9

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Hig Alps work-out
By key jones(Owner), Feb. 4, 2009
Selected this bike for a German/Austrian

Alps tour over H-D on recommendation of the tour company.



Surprised at the comfort (riding two up), handling and overall performance. We had plenty of narrow twisties and hairpen turns and all the while my wife was never nervous (where on my H-D Road Gli... Read Full Review

 

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Incredibly Refined Weapon...
By Rangeroo(Owner), May. 31, 2010
This is by far the most refined and comfortable of all the RT's so far. I've owned the R100RT,and the R1150RT and the 1200 is light years ahaed in any category to be discussed.Handling is remarkable,brakes are the best in the industry,engine is no longer underpowered,and the flickability for a bike... Read Full Review

 

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The complete bike...
By Brian(Owner), Sep. 20, 2010
This bike is everything you could want in a bike... comfort, performance, reliability, and a combination of beauty and function. Since purchasing this bike one year ago, I have sold my Triumph Speed Triple, my HD Heritage, and my HD Ultra-Classic. This is now my only bike. I can take in on a 4000-mi... Read Full Review

 

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Love the Ride
By Dave(Owner), Dec. 26, 2009
I bought my R 1200 in late summer and love it. It is like riding on a cloud. The cruise control is fantatic handling is amazing. Can't wait for spring to start long distant touring. Read Full Review

 

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