2002 BMW R 1200 C Independent
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2002 BMW R 1200 C Independent Specifications

  • Updated: 2023-03-20

General information

ModelBMW R 1200 C Independent

Engine and transmission

Displacement1170.0 ccm (71.39 cubic inches)
Engine typeTwo cylinder boxer, four-stroke
Power61.0 HP (44.5 kW) @ 5000 RPM
Torque98.0 Nm (10.0 kgf-m or 72.3 ft.lbs) @ 3000 RPM
Top speed168.0 km/h (104.4 mph)
Bore x stroke101.0 x 73.0 mm (4.0 x 2.9 inches)
Valves per cylinder4
Fuel systemInjection
Cooling systemOil & air
Transmission typeShaft drive (cardan) (final drive)

Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels

Front suspensionTelelever
Front wheel travel144 mm (5.7 inches)
Rear suspensionCentral suspension strut
Rear wheel travel100 mm (3.9 inches)
Front tire100/90-ZR18
Rear tire170/80-ZR17
Front brakesDouble disc
Rear brakesSingle disc
Dry weight245.0 kg (540.1 pounds)
Power/weight ratio0.2490 HP/kg
Seat height740 mm (29.1 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.
Fuel capacity17.00 litres (4.49 US gallons)
Reserve fuel capacity4.00 litres (1.06 US gallons)
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