2012 BMW K 1300 S

2012 BMW K 1300 S Specifications

  • Updated: 2023-03-20

General information

ModelBMW K 1300 S
Price as newUS$ 15555. MSRP depends on country, taxes, accessories, etc.

Engine and transmission

Displacement1293.0 ccm (78.90 cubic inches)
Engine typeIn-line four, four-stroke
Power173.0 HP (126.3 kW) @ 9250 RPM
Torque140.0 Nm (14.3 kgf-m or 103.3 ft.lbs) @ 8250 RPM
Bore x stroke80.0 x 64.3 mm (3.1 x 2.5 inches)
Valves per cylinder4
Fuel systemInjection. Electronic intake pipe injection/digital engine management including knock sensor (BMS-K)
Fuel controlDouble Overhead Cams/Twin Cam (DOHC)
Lubrication systemDry sump
Cooling systemLiquid
Transmission typeShaft drive (cardan) (final drive)
ClutchMultiple-disc clutch in oil bath, hydraulically operated
Fuel consumption4.70 litres/100 km (21.3 km/l or 50.05 mpg)
Greenhouse gases109.0 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission)
Emission detailsClosed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-3

Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels

Frame typeBridge-type frame, cast aluminium, load-bearing engine
Rake (fork angle)29.6°
Trail104 mm (4.1 inches)
Front suspensionBMW Motorrad Duolever
Front wheel travel115 mm (4.5 inches)
Rear suspensionCast aluminium single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever
Rear wheel travel135 mm (5.3 inches)
Front tire120/70-ZR17
Rear tire190/55-ZR17
Front brakesDouble disc. Integral ABS. Can be switched off.
Diameter320 mm (12.6 inches)
Rear brakesSingle disc. Integral ABS. Can be switched off.
Diameter265 mm (10.4 inches)
WheelsCast aluminium
Dry weight228.0 kg (502.7 pounds)
Weight incl. oil, gas, etc254.0 kg (560.0 pounds)
Power/weight ratio0.7587 HP/kg
Seat height820 mm (32.3 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.
Overall height1221 mm (48.1 inches)
Overall length2182 mm (85.9 inches)
Overall width905 mm (35.6 inches)
Wheelbase1585 mm (62.4 inches)
Fuel capacity19.00 litres (5.02 US gallons)
Reserve fuel capacity4.00 litres (1.06 US gallons)
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