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BMW R1150RS Specifications

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Start of Production

2000

BMW R1150RS

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End of Production

N/A

Numbers Produced

N/A

Price (2003) UK

7,995

US $

15,490

Engine

 

Motor Type

Four-stroke, two cylinder, horizontally opposed "Boxer" engine, air cooled

Bore x Stroke

101 x 70.5 mm (3.97 x 2.77 in)

Displacement

1130 cc

Max Power

95 hp (70 KW) at 7,250 rpm

Max Torque

100 Nm / 73 ft lb at 5,500 rpm

Compression Ratio

11.3 : 1

Valves Per Cylinder

4

Valve Control

hc, using chain drive, cup tappets, push rod and rocker arm

Mixture Control / Engine Management

Electronic intake pipe injection/digital engine management: Bosch Motronic MA 2.4 with overrun fuel cut off, twin spark ignition (December 2002 on)

Emission Control

Closed loop 3 way catalytic converter

Engine Lubricating System

Wet sump

Power Transmission

 

Clutch

Single disc dry clutch, hydraulically operated

Gearbox

Constant mesh 6 speed gearbox

Gearbox Ratios

2.050 / 1.600 / 1.270 / 1.040 / 0.900 / 0.700

Rear Wheel Ratio

2.91

Drive

Shaft Drive

   

Electrical System

 

Ignition System

Electronic ignition, Bosch Motronic MA 2.4. Twin spark from December 2002

Alternator

700 W three phase alternator

Battery

12V / 19 Ah

Chassis

 

Type of Frame

Three section composite frame consisting of front & rear section, load bearing engine

Front wheel suspension

BMW Motorrad Telelever; stanchion diameter 35 mm, central strut

Rear wheel suspension

Die cast aluminium single sided swinging arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever; spring pre-load adjustable to continuously variable levels by mean of a hydraulic handwheel, rebound adjustable damping

Travel Front/Rear

120 / 135 mm (4.72 / 5.31 in)

Wheels

Die cast aluminium wheels

Wheel Rims, Front

3.50 x 17

Wheel Rims, Rear

5.00 x 17

Tyres, Front

120 / 70-ZR 17

Tyres, Rear

170 / 60-ZR 17

Brakes, Front

EVO brake system with dual disc, floating brake discs, diameter 320 mm,4 piston fixed caliper

Brakes, Rear

Single disc brake 276 mm diameter, double piston floating caliper

ABS

Series equipment BMW Motorrad Integral ABS (partially integral)

Dimensions/Weights

 

Length x Width x Height

2170 x 920 x 1286 mm (85.43 x 36.22 x 50.62 in)

Seat Height

790 / 810 / 830 mm (31.10 / 31.88 x 32.67 in)

Wheel Base

1469 mm / 57.83 in

Castor (in Normal Position)

111 mm / 4.37 in

Steering Head Angle (in Normal Position)

64.5 degrees

Fuel Tank Useable Volume

22 litres / 4.83 gal / 5.81 gal US

Reserve

4.0 litres / 0.87 gal / 1.05 gal US

Unladen Weight with Full Tank

246 Kg / 541 lb

Dry Weight

224 Kg / 493 lb

Max. Permissible Weight

450 Kg / 991 lb

Payload (with Standard Equipment)

199 Kg / 439 lb

Fuel Consumption over 100 Km @ constant 90 Kph

4.2 litres / 67 mpg / 56 mpg US

Fuel Consumption over 100 Km @ constant 120 Kph

5.1 litres / 55 mpg / 46 mpg US

Fuel Type

Unleaded Premium minimum octane rating 95 (RON)

Top Speed

Over 200 Kph / 124 mph

 

 

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