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2009 BMW R 1200 R Touring Special

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2009 BMW R 1200 R Touring Special

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2009 BMW R 1200 R Touring Special Specifications

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Identification
Model Type  Standard
BASE MSRP(US)  $TBA
Dealers BMW Dealers
Warranty  36
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Finance
Engine:  
Engine Type  Flat Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Horsepower (bhp/kW)  109 / 81.3
Horsepower RPM  7500
Torque (Ft Lbs/Nm)  85 / 115.2
Torque RPM  6000
Cooling  Air / Oil
Valves  8
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  OHV
Bore (mm/in)  101 / 3.98
Stroke (mm/in)  73 / 2.88
Displacement (cc/ci)  1170 / 71.4
Compression Ratio  12.0:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Premium
Fuel Type  Gas
Fuel Injector  Yes
Carburetor  No
Carburetion Type  Fuel Injected
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  6
Overdrive  Yes
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Shaft
Gear Ratio (1/2/3/4/5/6)  2.28 / 1.58 / 1.26 / 1.03 / 0.9 / 0.81
Reverse  No
Final Drive Ratio  2.75
Wheels & Tires:  
Wheels Composition  Aluminum
Tube / Tubeless  Tubeless
Front Wheel Width (in)  3.5
Rear Wheel Width (in)  5.5
Front Tire Width  120
Front Tire Aspect Ratio  70
Front Tire Speed Rating  Z
Front Wheel Diameter  17
Rear Tire Width  180
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio  55
Rear Tire Speed Rating  Z
Rear Wheel Diameter  17
Front Tire (Full Spec)  120/70 ZR17
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  180/55 ZR17
Brakes:  
Brake Brand Name  EVO
Front Brake Type  Dual Hydraulic Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)  12.6 / 320
Rear Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)  10.4 / 265
Suspension:  
Front Suspension Type  Telescopic Fork
Front Travel (in/mm)  4.7 / 120
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load  No
Front Adjustable Rebound Damping  Yes
Front Central Suspension Strut  Yes
Front Suspension Brand Name  Telelever
Steering Damper  No
Rear Suspension Type  Single Sided Swing Arm
Rear Travel (in/mm)  5.5 / 139.7
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load  Yes
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)  7.03
Width (in/mm)  34.3 / 871.2
Wheelbase (in/mm)  58.9 / 1496.1
Length (ft/ft)  7
Length (ft/in)  0.4
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  437 / 198
Wet Weight (lbs/kg)  492 / 223.2
GVWR (lbs/kgs)  923 / 418.7
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  4.6 / 17.4
Fuel Capacity Reserve (gal/l)  1 / 3.8
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)  2.68
Seats:  
Seat Type  One-Piece
Adjustable  Yes
Seat Material  Vinyl
Seat Location  Driver and Passenger
Folding  No
Seat Height (in/mm)  31.5 / 800
Number Of Seats  2
Grab Rail or Strap  Standard
Exterior:  
Frame  Aluminum / Steel
Body Material  Plastic
Hand Grips  Standard
Foot Peg Location  Driver and Passenger
Chain Guard  No
Fork Guards  No
Belt Guard  No
Hand Guards  No
Brush Guard  No
Light Guard  No
Exterior Covers  Standard
Front Fender  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Top Crown  Standard
Stand Type  Center / Kick
Handlebars  Standard
License Plate  Standard
Instrumentation:  
Digital Instrumentation  Standard
Clock  Standard
Tachometer  Standard
Trip Odometer  Standard
Trip Computer  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
Fuel Level Warning Type  Light
Pricing:  
Warranty (Condition)  Limited
Destination Charge  495
Basic Warranty (Miles)  36000
Battery Warranty (Months)  0
Identification:  
Generic Type (Primary)  Standard
Manufacturer Country  Germany
Introduction Year  2009
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age  16
Parent Company  BMW
Display Name  R 1200 R Touring Special
Audio & Communication:  
Satellite  No
Mounts:  
Side Case Mount  Standard
Windshield Mounts  Standard
Paint & Finish:  
Paint  Standard
Glass:  
Rearview Mirrors  Standard
Windshield Lowers  No
Height Adjustable  No
Tinted  No
Height  Low
Storage:  
Side Case Material  Vinyl
Number Of Side Cases  2
Hard Side Case Capacity (gal/l)  7.3 / 32
Location  Left and Right Side
Side Storage Mount  Standard
Underseat Storage  Standard
Lockable Storage  Standard
Rear Rack  Standard
Helmet Locks  Standard
Lights:  
Headlight Mounts  Standard
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Adjustable Headlights  Standard
Headlight (s)  Standard
Type  Halogen
Convenience:  
Engine Immobilizer  Standard
Heated Hand Grip Location  Driver
Adjustable  Yes
Power Outlet  Standard
Adjustable Levers  Standard
Handlebar Lock  Standard

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