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2009 BMW R 1200 R

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2009 BMW R 1200 R

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2009 BMW R 1200 R Specifications

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Identification
Model Type  Standard
BASE MSRP(US)  $12,620.00
Dealers BMW Dealers
Warranty  36
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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 / 800.1
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
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
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age  16
Parent Company  BMW
Display Name  R 1200 R
Audio & Communication:  
Satellite  No
Paint & Finish:  
Paint  Standard
Glass:  
Rearview Mirrors  Standard
Storage:  
Underseat Storage  Standard
Helmet Locks  Standard
Lights:  
Headlight Mounts  Standard
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Adjustable Headlights  Standard
Headlight (s)  Standard
Type  Halogen
Convenience:  
Engine Immobilizer  Standard
Power Outlet  Standard
Adjustable Levers  Standard
Handlebar Lock  Standard

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Smooth operator
By kenn briggs(Owner), Jun. 23, 2009
This thing handles like it knows your thoughts. It becomes a part of you in a short time. No pushing or fighting for absolute control. I have owned this a couple months a put 2000 miles on twisty mountain roads that wrap around Colorado. I love the torque and and quick throttle response at all R... Read Full Review

 

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A piece of perfection?
By H Bunton(Owner), Sep. 20, 2009
I went from GS 500 to this. The first time I rode it ( with trepidation) I started laughing. The next test ride I bought it.

Until you hit 140+ KPH the screen doesnt matter. The seat moulds to your butt quickly . I am 5 ft 8 1/2 tall with NO problems reaching the ground securely.

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Light and Nimble
By Marc(Owner), Mar. 21, 2010
After having ridden a 650cs for a number of years I grew to appreciate both the naked bike and the ability to throw the bike through turns. The r1200r is honestly a suped up cs. It handles amazingly well in the city and on the open road. The engine is prove, and amazing—while only adding around 50 p... Read Full Review

 

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