2020 BMW F 850 GS
2020 BMW F 850 GS

Specs

General Information

Manufacturer
BMW
BMW
Model Year
2020
2020
Model
F 850 GS
F 850 GS
Model Code
F850GS
F850GS
Color
Pollux Metallic Matte
Pollux Metallic Matte

Brakes/Wheels/Tires

Brakes

BMW Motorrad ABS (can be switched off)

Front - Dual floating disc, dual-piston floating calipers, diameter 305 mm

Rear - Single disc, diameter 265 mm, single-piston floating caliper

BMW Motorrad ABS (can be switched off)

Front - Dual floating disc, dual-piston floating calipers, diameter 305 mm

Rear - Single disc, diameter 265 mm, single-piston floating caliper

Wheels
Wire spoke
Wire spoke
Rims

Front - 2.15 x 21 in.

Rear - 4.25 x 17 in.

Front - 2.15 x 21 in.

Rear - 4.25 x 17 in.

Tires

Front - 90 / 90 - 21 54V

Rear - 150 / 70 - 17 69V

Front - 90 / 90 - 21 54V

Rear - 150 / 70 - 17 69V

Dimensions

Length
90.8 in. (2,305 mm)
90.8 in. (2,305 mm)
Height
Excluding mirrors - 53.4 in. (1,356 mm)
Excluding mirrors - 53.4 in. (1,356 mm)
Width
Including mirrors - 36.3 in. (922 mm)
Including mirrors - 36.3 in. (922 mm)
Weight
Unladen, road ready, fully fuelled - 504 lb. (229 kg)
Unladen, road ready, fully fuelled - 504 lb. (229 kg)
Wheelbase
62.7 in. (1,593 mm)
62.7 in. (1,593 mm)
Seat Height

Unladen weight - 33.9 in.

Inner leg curve, unladen weight - 75.2 in.

Unladen weight - 33.9 in.

Inner leg curve, unladen weight - 75.2 in.

Drivetrain

Transmission
Constant-mesh 6-speed gearbox with straight cut gears
Constant-mesh 6-speed gearbox with straight cut gears
Final Drive
Chain
Chain

Electrical

Battery
12V / 10 Ah, Maintenance free
12V / 10 Ah, Maintenance free
Alternator
Three-phase 416 W generator
Three-phase 416 W generator
Lighting

LED Tail Light

Smoked Grey Turn Signal Lenses

LED Tail Light

Smoked Grey Turn Signal Lenses

Engine

Engine
4-stroke parallel twin engine, four valves per cylinder, double overhead camshafts
4-stroke parallel twin engine, four valves per cylinder, double overhead camshafts
Cooling
Liquid
Liquid
Horsepower
90 hp (66 kW) @ 8,000 rpm
90 hp (66 kW) @ 8,000 rpm
Displacement
853 cc
853 cc
Bore x Stroke
84 x 77 mm
84 x 77 mm
Torque
Max. - 63 ft. lb. (86 Nm) @ 6,250 rpm
Max. - 63 ft. lb. (86 Nm) @ 6,250 rpm
Compression Ratio
12.7:1
12.7:1
Clutch
Multi-plate wet, mechanically operated
Multi-plate wet, mechanically operated
Fuel System

Mixture control / engine management - Electronic fuel injection

Fuel type -Premium Unleaded

Mixture control / engine management - Electronic fuel injection

Fuel type -Premium Unleaded

Emissions
Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-4
Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-4
Lubrication
Dry sump
Dry sump
Fuel Capacity

Usable tank volume - 4 gal. (15 l)

Reserve - Approx. 0.9 gal (3.5 l)

Usable tank volume - 4 gal. (15 l)

Reserve - Approx. 0.9 gal (3.5 l)

MPG Rating
57 mpg (WMTC)
57 mpg (WMTC)

Operational

Frame
Tubular steel space frame , load bearing engine
Tubular steel space frame , load bearing engine
Front Suspension

Upside-down telescopic fork, Ø 43 mm

Travel - 8 in. (204 mm)

Upside-down telescopic fork, Ø 43 mm

Travel - 8 in. (204 mm)

Rear Suspension

Cast aluminum 2-sided swing arm, WAD strut (travel related damping), spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable (continuously variable) at handwheel, rebound damping adjustable

Travel - 8.6 in. (219 mm)

Cast aluminum 2-sided swing arm, WAD strut (travel related damping), spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable (continuously variable) at handwheel, rebound damping adjustable

Travel - 8.6 in. (219 mm)

Rake
62°
62°
Trail
Castor - 4.9 in. (126 mm)
Castor - 4.9 in. (126 mm)
Maximum Speed
125 mph
125 mph
Capacity

Payload with standard equipment - 476 lb. (216 kg)

Permitted total weight - 981 lb. (445 kg)

Payload with standard equipment - 476 lb. (216 kg)

Permitted total weight - 981 lb. (445 kg)

Other

Additional Colors

Pollux Metallic Matte

Racing Red

Light White with Blue / White Accents

Pollux Metallic Matte

Racing Red

Light White with Blue / White Accents

Includes
2 Ride Modes (Rain/Road), ASC (Automatic Stability Control), Ride-By-Wire Throttle, ABS (Disengageable), Multifunction Display, On-Board Computer, Power Socket, Adjustable Foot Brake Pedal and Gear-Shift Lever, Adjustable Brake and Clutch Levers, Upside-Down Forks, Small Luggage Rack, High Windshield, Toolkit, Rear Suspension Strut with Travel-dependent Damping, Adjustable Rear Shock Absorber Rebound, Engine Skid Plate, Enduro Tires, Cross, Spoke Wheels
2 Ride Modes (Rain/Road), ASC (Automatic Stability Control), Ride-By-Wire Throttle, ABS (Disengageable), Multifunction Display, On-Board Computer, Power Socket, Adjustable Foot Brake Pedal and Gear-Shift Lever, Adjustable Brake and Clutch Levers, Upside-Down Forks, Small Luggage Rack, High Windshield, Toolkit, Rear Suspension Strut with Travel-dependent Damping, Adjustable Rear Shock Absorber Rebound, Engine Skid Plate, Enduro Tires, Cross, Spoke Wheels

Features

Features

  • THE INNER DRIVE: The twin-cylinder in-line engine, with its 90 hp, supports you in every endeavor, with high torque and dynamic handling. The strong sound of the engine impresses while working economically and delivering an impressive performance at all times. Discover the unknown with the F 850 GS.
  • IN YOUR ELEMENT: Your head is free, your gaze focused on the road ahead. Almost instinctively you steer, shift and brake the F 850 GS – an inimitable handling. You are in your element, fully focused on your adventure. Thanks to the GS ergonomics, you ride upright and confidently.
  • ENGINE CONCEPT: The responsive in-line twin-cylinder with 90 hp sends ample power to the rear wheel.
  • CHASSIS AND SUSPENSION: The Rain and Road riding modes are standard equipment, while the optionally available Pro and Dynamic ESA riding modes also contribute towards the stability of the F 850 GS.
  • COUPLING FORCE: The slipper clutch improves control and riding characteristics.
  • ON-BOARD COMPUTER: The On-Board Computer comes as standard and shows you the most important data at a glance.
  • CONNECTIVITY WITH TFT DISPLAY & MULTI-CONTROLLER: Connectivity (SA): you can connect the smartphone to the bike via Bluetooth and activate a wide range of functions using the multi-controller on the handlebars. The 6.5 inch TFT-display shows you everything about your motorcycle.
  • ALUMINUM CROSS-SPOKE WHEELS WITH TUBELESS TIRES: The aluminum cross-spoke wheels with tubeless tires and 21" inch front wheel are optimal for the ultimate off road trip. *Gold anodized rims (shown) are exclusive to the Rally Style Package.
  • GEAR SHIFT ASSIST PRO: Gear Shift Assist Pro is a feature known and loved by racers, allowing riders to upshift and downshift without pulling the clutch lever. This means that you always have the handlebars firmly in your grip while reducing shift time and decreasing the impact of the load change on the rear wheel.
  • THE EXTRA KICK: For demanding off-road use, the F 850 GS has cross-spoke wheels with tubeless tires, allowing you to reach new destinations.
  • ENGINE GUARD: A thick plastic black skid plate protects the engine of the F 850 GS from rocks and damage on off-road trips.
  • ALUMINUM HANDLEBAR: The wide aluminum handlebar sits comfortably in the hand and supports the easier handling of the BMW F 850 GS. The anodized surface highlights the bike’s profile.

Features

  • THE INNER DRIVE: The twin-cylinder in-line engine, with its 90 hp, supports you in every endeavor, with high torque and dynamic handling. The strong sound of the engine impresses while working economically and delivering an impressive performance at all times. Discover the unknown with the F 850 GS.
  • IN YOUR ELEMENT: Your head is free, your gaze focused on the road ahead. Almost instinctively you steer, shift and brake the F 850 GS – an inimitable handling. You are in your element, fully focused on your adventure. Thanks to the GS ergonomics, you ride upright and confidently.
  • ENGINE CONCEPT: The responsive in-line twin-cylinder with 90 hp sends ample power to the rear wheel.
  • CHASSIS AND SUSPENSION: The Rain and Road riding modes are standard equipment, while the optionally available Pro and Dynamic ESA riding modes also contribute towards the stability of the F 850 GS.
  • COUPLING FORCE: The slipper clutch improves control and riding characteristics.
  • ON-BOARD COMPUTER: The On-Board Computer comes as standard and shows you the most important data at a glance.
  • CONNECTIVITY WITH TFT DISPLAY & MULTI-CONTROLLER: Connectivity (SA): you can connect the smartphone to the bike via Bluetooth and activate a wide range of functions using the multi-controller on the handlebars. The 6.5 inch TFT-display shows you everything about your motorcycle.
  • ALUMINUM CROSS-SPOKE WHEELS WITH TUBELESS TIRES: The aluminum cross-spoke wheels with tubeless tires and 21" inch front wheel are optimal for the ultimate off road trip. *Gold anodized rims (shown) are exclusive to the Rally Style Package.
  • GEAR SHIFT ASSIST PRO: Gear Shift Assist Pro is a feature known and loved by racers, allowing riders to upshift and downshift without pulling the clutch lever. This means that you always have the handlebars firmly in your grip while reducing shift time and decreasing the impact of the load change on the rear wheel.
  • THE EXTRA KICK: For demanding off-road use, the F 850 GS has cross-spoke wheels with tubeless tires, allowing you to reach new destinations.
  • ENGINE GUARD: A thick plastic black skid plate protects the engine of the F 850 GS from rocks and damage on off-road trips.
  • ALUMINUM HANDLEBAR: The wide aluminum handlebar sits comfortably in the hand and supports the easier handling of the BMW F 850 GS. The anodized surface highlights the bike’s profile.