2018 BMW K 1600 GT SE

2018 BMW K 1600 GT SE Specifications

  • Updated: 2023-03-20

General information

ModelBMW K 1600 GT SE

Engine and transmission

Displacement1649.0 ccm (100.62 cubic inches)
Engine typeIn-line six, four-stroke
Power160.0 HP (116.8 kW) @ 7750 RPM
Torque175.0 Nm (17.8 kgf-m or 129.1 ft.lbs) @ 5520 RPM
Top speed200.0 km/h (124.3 mph)
Bore x stroke72.0 x 67.5 mm (2.8 x 2.7 inches)
Valves per cylinder4
Fuel systemInjection. Electronic intake pipe injection
Fuel controlDouble Overhead Cams/Twin Cam (DOHC)
Lubrication systemDry sump
Cooling systemLiquid
Transmission typeShaft drive (cardan) (final drive)
ClutchMultiple-disc clutch in oil bath
Fuel consumption5.70 litres/100 km (17.5 km/l or 41.27 mpg)
Greenhouse gases132.2 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission)
Emission detailsClosed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-4

Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels

Frame typeBridge-type frame, cast aluminium, load-bearing engine
Rake (fork angle)27.8°
Trail108 mm (4.3 inches)
Front suspensionBMW Motorrad Duolever
Front wheel travel115 mm (4.5 inches)
Rear suspensionBMW Motorrad Paralever
Rear wheel travel135 mm (5.3 inches)
Front tire120/70-ZR17
Rear tire190/55-ZR17
Front brakesDouble disc. ABS. Four-piston calipers.
Diameter320 mm (12.6 inches)
Rear brakesSingle disc. ABS. Two-piston calipers.
Diameter320 mm (12.6 inches)
WheelsCast aluminium
Dry weight306.0 kg (674.6 pounds)
Weight incl. oil, gas, etc334.0 kg (736.3 pounds)
Power/weight ratio0.5229 HP/kg
Seat height810 mm (31.9 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.
Overall height1440 mm (56.7 inches)
Overall length2324 mm (91.5 inches)
Overall width1000 mm (39.4 inches)
Wheelbase1618 mm (63.7 inches)
Fuel capacity26.50 litres (7.00 US gallons)
Reserve fuel capacity4.00 litres (1.06 US gallons)
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