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2008 BMW R1200RT


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    Standard Equipment
    • Hazard Warning Flashers
    • Single Key Locks
    • Closed Loop 3 Way Catalytic Converter with Oxygen Sensor
    • ABS - Partial Integral
    • Side Stand with Starter Inhibition
    • Adjustable Handbrake and Clutch Levers
    • Adjustable Rider's Seat
    • Electrically Adjustable Windshield
    • Luggage Rack
    • Two Integrated Cases
    • Diagnostic Interface
    • Electronic Immobilizer
    • Info Flat Screen
    • Power Socket
    • Tool Kit
    • Seat - Black
    Available Equipment
    • Silver Engine Spoiler
    • Black Engine Spoiler
    • Seat - Low (30.7 inches)
    • Safety Package: Tire Pressure Monitoring (TPM), ASC
    • Comfort Package: Heated Hand Grips, On Board Computer (incl. Oil Level Warning), White Turn Indicator
    • Equipment Package: Chrome Exhaust Pipe, Electronic Suspension Adjustment (ESA), Heated Seat, Heated Hand Grips, Cruise Control, On Board Computer (incl. Oil Level Warning), White Turn Indicator, Accessory Socket
    • Radio/CD R 1200 RT
    • Anti Theft Alarm
    • Radio Prep Kit
    • Wheels: Elegantly designed five-spoke aluminum alloy wheels offer incredible rigidity along with a streamlined aesthetic.
    • Brakes: EVO braking system with BMW's part-integral ABS included as a standard component - meets the highest possible safety standards.
    • Front Suspension: BMW Telelever, which combines the telescoping fork and swinging arm concept effectively dividing the multiple functions of a front-end suspension system and thereby allowing them to be done to optimal effect.
    • Fairing: Enhanced body design offer better turbulence resistance than the R 1150 RT with mirrors integrated into the body panels for a cohesive, modern look.
    • Engine: Carries BMW's latest evolution of the Boxer concept, the R 1200 RT enjoys increased torque (+15%) and output (+10%) owing to the enlarged bore of the 110bhp, 1170cc, twin-spark engine. BMW's new BMW-K engine management system monitors functions. Based on CAN bus technology the engine features automatic idle-speed control, a cold-start system and knock control for problem-free used of lower-quality fuel.
    • Transmission: The gearbox is equipped with six helical-cut gears, which contribute to the R 1200 RT's smooth ride at higher speeds.
    • Rear Suspension: BMW Paralever with an adjustable WAD suspension strut for variable spring pre-load and rebound damping. The Paralever system virtually eliminates the forces created by the shaft drive while offering superior handling with less reaction of load reversals and increased ground clearance.
    • Seat: Redesigned two-section seat can accommodate two different rider heights simultaneously allowing for comfortable knee positioning.
    • Headlights: Newly designed headlight produce optimal road illumination while contributing to the motorcycle's dynamic design and appearance.
    • Flatscreen Info Panel: Newly designed large screen carries information on distance traveled, oil and fuel data, remaining range based on fuel supply, time and gear selection.
    • Adjustable Winshield: Electrically adjustable windshield offers customizable wind protection.
    • Type: Air cooled / oil-cooled Boxer twin-cylinder
    • Displacement: 1170 cc
    • Bore X Stroke: 101.0 mm x 73.0 mm
    • Horsepower: 110 bhp @ 7500 rpm
    • Torque: 85 lb/ft @ 6000 rpm
    • Valve Gear: HC, chain-driven
    • No of cylinders: 2
    • Compression Ratio: 12.0:1
    • Engine Management: BMW Engine Controller - BMS K
    • Valves per Cylinder: Four
    • Valves: 2 x 36.0 mm intake / 2 x 31.0 mm exhaust
    • Fuel Tank: HDPE, internal pump and internal filter
    • Alternator W: 720 Watts @ 14 Volts
    • Battery V/AH: 12 Volts / 19 Amps/hour
    • Engine Summary: The two cylinder flat twin Boxer engine is BMW's famous, time-tested, signature design. First designed in 1923, its two horizontally mounted cylinders are like a boxer's
    • Clutch: 180 mm dry, single plate with hydraulic actuation
    • Gear Box: Dog shifted 6 speed gear box
    • Primary Transmission: 1:1.882
    • Gear : I: 2.28:1; II: 1.58:1; III: 1.26:1; IV: 1.03:1; V: 0.90:1; VI: 0.81:1
    • Final Drive System: Enclosed driveshaft with two universal joints
    • Final Drive Ratio: 2.62:1
    Frame & Suspension
    • Frame: Three-part, engine/cast aluminum/tubular steel
    • Front wheel suspension: BMW Telelever
    • Rear wheel suspension: BMW Paralever
    • Spring Travel front/rear: 4.7 inches / 5.3 inches
    • Ground Clearance: 6.1 inches
    • Handlebar center point angle: 63.4 degrees
    • Brake System: BMW EVO with partial integral ABS
    • Front Brakes: Two, four-piston fixed calipers
    • Front Rotor: 12.6 inch dual floating rotors
    • Rear Brakes: Single, two-piston fixed calipers
    • Rear Rotor: 10.4 inch single, fixed rotor
    • Actuation: Hydraulic, DOT 4 fluid type
    Wheels & Tires
    • Front Wheel: 3.50 x 17 cast alloy, five double-spoke
    • Rear Wheel: 5.00 x 17 cast alloy, five double-spoke
    • Front Tire: 120/70 x 17 tubeless
    • Rear Tire: 180/55 x 17 tubeless
    • Overall Length: 87.8 inches
    • Overall Width: 35.6 inches
    • Wheelbase: 58.4 inches
    • Seat height: 32.2 inches
    • Weight - Dry: 505 lbs.
    • Max permissible weight: 1091 lbs.
    • Fuel Capacity: 7.1 U.S. gallons ; including 1 gallon reserve
    Standard Colors
    • Titan Silver Metallic
    • Biarritz Blue Metallic
    • Sand Beige Metallic



    Engine Type
    Boxer twin-cylinder
    1170 cc
    Bore and Stroke
    101.0 mm x 73.0 mm
    Air cooled / oil-cooled
    Compression Ratio
    Fuel System
    BMW Engine Controller - BMS K


    Front Suspension
    BMW Telelever; Spring Travel: 4.7 in.
    Rear Suspension
    BMW Paralever; Spring Travel: 5.3 in.
    Front Brakes
    Two, four-piston fixed calipers
    Rear Brakes
    Single, two-piston fixed calipers
    Front Tire
    120/70 x 17 tubeless
    Rear Tire
    180/55 x 17 tubeless


    58.4 in.
    Seat Height
    32.2 in.
    4.3 in.
    Fuel Capacity
    7.1 gal; including 1 gal reserve
    Dry Weight
    505 lbs


    Dog shifted 6 speed gear box
    Final Drive
    Enclosed driveshaft with two universal joints


    Titan Silver Metallic, Biarritz Blue Metallic, Sand Beige Metallic