The 2015 BMW R 1200 RS is a sports bike in its class and at the same time that offers the touring variant. The aggressive front part where it connects in a sleek design where equipment and accessories add the perfect finishing touch.
The new BMW R 1200 RS provides superior performance, relaxed position the driver while driving, comfortable seat, elegantly shaped handlebar unit, as well as accessories that perfectly harmonized with the ergonomics and integrated in the motorcycle’s overall look. How we do not praised longer the motorcycles, remains to look at specification which stay and decide to themselves.
Type: Water/oil-cooled, 4-cylinder, 4-stroke, in-line engine, four titanium valves per cylinder, two overhead camshafts Bore x stroke: 80 mm x 49.7 mm Displacement: 999 cc Rated output: 199 hp (146 kW) at 13,500 rpm Maximum torque: 83 lb-ft (113 Nm) at 10,500 rpm Compression ratio: 13.0:1 Mixture control / engine management: Electronic injection Emission control: Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converters, EU-3 norm with electronically controlled interference pipe
Performance / fuel consumption
Maximum speed: over 125 mph Fuel consumption per 100 km at constant 90 km/h: 41 mpg at a constant 55 mph Fuel consumption per 100 km at constant 120 km/h: 5.5 liters Fuel type: Premium unleaded
Alternator: 350 W Battery: 12 V / 7 Ah, maintenance-free
Clutch: Oil lubricated multi-plate clutch, mechanically controlled Gearbox: Constant-mesh 6-speed gearbox, straight-toothed gear teeth Drive: Chain 17/45
Chassis / brakes
Frame: Aluminum composite bridge frame, partially self-supporting engine Front wheel location / suspension: Upside-down telescopic fork Ø 46 mm, compression and rebound stage adjustable Rear wheel location / suspension: Aluminum 2-sided swing arm, compression and rebound damping adjustable Suspension travel front / rear: 4.7 in / 4.7 in (120 mm / 120 mm) Front brake: Twin disc brake, floating brake calipers, 4-piston fixed caliper, diameter 320 mm Rear brake: Single disc brake, single piston floating caliper, diameter 220 mm ABS: BMW Motorrad Race ABS (part-integral, can be switched off) Wheels: Cast aluminum wheels Front rim: 3.50 x 17″ Rear rim: 6.00 x 17″ Front tires: 120/70 ZR 17 Rear tires: 190/55 ZR 17
Dimensions / weights
Length: 80.8 in (2,050 mm) Width (incl. mirrors): 32.5 in (826 mm) Height (excl. mirrors): 44.9 in (1,140 mm) Wheelbase: 56.1 in (1,425 mm) Castor: 3.9 in (96.5 mm) Steering head angle: 66.5° Seat height, unladen weight: 32.1 in (815 mm) Inner leg curve, unladen weight: 71.1 in (1,805 mm) Unladen weight, road ready, fully fuelled: 1) 449 lbs (204 kg) Dry weight: 2) 386 lbs (175.5 kg) Permitted total weight: 895 lbs (407 kg) Payload (with standard equipment): 447 lbs (203 kg) Usable tank volume: 4.6 gal (17.5 l) Reserve approx.: 1 gal
Technical data relate to the unladen weight (DIN): 1) According to guideline 93/93/EWG with all fluids, fuelled with at least 90% of usable tank volume 2) Unladen weight without fluids