BMW R 1200 RS

BMW R 1200 RS


Technical Specification Engine

Type Air/liquid-cooled four stroke flat twin engine, double overhead camshaft, one balance shaft
Displacement 1,170 cc
Bore x Stroke 101 mm x 73 mm
Compression ratio 12.5:1
Torque&Power 125 Nm at 6,500 rpm / 92 kW (125 PS) bei 7.750 U/min
Fuel injection Electronic intake pipe injection
Exhaust Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-3


Gearbox Constant mesh 6-speed gearbox with helical gear teeth
Primary drive Shaft drive
Final drive Shaft drive
Clutch oil lubricated clutch, hydraulically operated


Frame Two-section frame, front- and bolted on rear frame, load-bearing engine
Front suspension Telescopic Upside-Down fork; stanchion diameter 45 mm
Front wheel Cast aluminium wheels, 3,50 x 17″
Front Tyre 120/70 ZR 17
Rear suspension Cast aluminium single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever; WAD strut (travel-related damping), spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable (continuously variable) at handwheel, rebound damping adjustable at handwheel
Rear wheel Cast aluminium wheels, 5,50 x 17″
Rear tyre 180/55 ZR 17
Front wheel travel 140 mm
Rear wheel travel 140 mm
Front brake Dual disc brake, floating brake discs, diameter 320 mm, 4-piston radial calipers
Rear brake Single disc brake, diameter 276 mm, double-piston floating caliper
ABS BMW Motorrad Integral ABS (part-integral), disengageable

Dimensions and weight

Dry weight
214 kg
Wet weight (KERB)
236 kg
Seat height 820 mm (rider seat low*/high* 760 / 840 mm)
Wheelbase 1.527 mm
Steering head angle 62,3°
Castor 114,8 mm
Fuel tank capacity 18l
Number of seats Dual seat


Standard Equipment
Riding Modes, Keyless ride, Cruise Control, Case holders, Luggare Rack,


24 months unlimited mileage
Maintenance service intervals 15.000km (7.500m)/12 Months
Valve clearance check 18,000m/30.000KM

Emissions and Consumption

Euro 3
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