2023 BMW K 1600 Grand America
2023 BMW K 1600 Grand America

Specs

General Information

Manufacturer
BMW
BMW
Model Year
2023
2023
Model
K 1600 Grand America
K 1600 Grand America
Model Code
NA
NA
Color
Black Storm Metallic
Black Storm Metallic

Brakes/Wheels/Tires

Brakes

Front - Dual disc, diameter 320 mm, 4-piston fixed calipers

Rear - Single disc, diameter 320 mm, double-piston caliper

ABS - BMW Motorrad Integral ABS Pro (part-integral, slant-layer-optimized)

Front - Dual disc, diameter 320 mm, 4-piston fixed calipers

Rear - Single disc, diameter 320 mm, double-piston caliper

ABS - BMW Motorrad Integral ABS Pro (part-integral, slant-layer-optimized)

Wheels
Cast aluminum
Cast aluminum
Rims

Front - 3.5 x 17 in.

Rear - 6 x 17 in.

Front - 3.5 x 17 in.

Rear - 6 x 17 in.

Tires

Front - 120 / 70 ZR 17

Rear - 190 / 55 ZR 17

Front - 120 / 70 ZR 17

Rear - 190 / 55 ZR 17

Dimensions

Length
Over top case - 100.8 in.
Over top case - 100.8 in.
Height
At windshield - 56.7 - 62.2 in.
At windshield - 56.7 - 62.2 in.
Width
Including side cases - 39.4 in.
Including side cases - 39.4 in.
Weight
Unladen, road ready, fully fueled - 809.1 lb.
Unladen, road ready, fully fueled - 809.1 lb.
Wheelbase
63.7 in.
63.7 in.
Seat Height

29.5 in.

Inner leg curve - 69.3

29.5 in.

Inner leg curve - 69.3

Drivetrain

Transmission
Gearbox - 6-speed, helical
Gearbox - 6-speed, helical
Final Drive
Shaft
Shaft

Electrical

Battery
12 V / 16 Ah
12 V / 16 Ah
Alternator
Three-phase with 700 W (nominal power)
Three-phase with 700 W (nominal power)

Engine

Engine
Four-stroke, in-line with four valves per cylinder
Four-stroke, in-line with four valves per cylinder
Cooling
Oil / Water
Oil / Water
Cylinders
6
6
Horsepower
160 hp @ 6,750 rpm
160 hp @ 6,750 rpm
Displacement
1,649 cc
1,649 cc
Bore x Stroke
72 x 67.5 mm
72 x 67.5 mm
Torque
Max. - 132.7 lb. ft. @ 5,250 rpm
Max. - 132.7 lb. ft. @ 5,250 rpm
Compression Ratio
12.2 : 1
12.2 : 1
Clutch
Multiple-disc in oil bath
Multiple-disc in oil bath
Fuel System
Mixture control - Electronic intake pipe injection digital engine management system: BMS-O with throttle-by-wire
Mixture control - Electronic intake pipe injection digital engine management system: BMS-O with throttle-by-wire
Emissions
Control - Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter
Control - Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter
Fuel Type
Unleaded super (max. 15 % Ethanol, E15) / ROZ 95 / 90 AKI
Unleaded super (max. 15 % Ethanol, E15) / ROZ 95 / 90 AKI
Fuel Capacity

Usable tank volume - Approx. 7 gal.

Reserve - Approx. 1 gal.

Usable tank volume - Approx. 7 gal.

Reserve - Approx. 1 gal.

Operational

Frame
Bridge-type, cast aluminum, load-bearing engine
Bridge-type, cast aluminum, load-bearing engine
Front Suspension

BMW Motorrad Duolever; central spring strut

Travel - 4.5 in.

BMW Motorrad Duolever; central spring strut

Travel - 4.5 in.

Rear Suspension

Cast aluminum single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever; central spring strut

Travel - 5.3 in.

Cast aluminum single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever; central spring strut

Travel - 5.3 in.

Rake
62.2°
62.2°
Trail
Castor - 4.2 in.
Castor - 4.2 in.
Maximum Speed
100 mph
100 mph
Capacity

Payload (with standard equipment) - 425.5 lb.

Permitted total weight - 1,234.6 lb.

Payload (with standard equipment) - 425.5 lb.

Permitted total weight - 1,234.6 lb.

Other

Additional Colors

Black Storm Metallic

Style Exclusive - Manhattan Metallic Matte

Special Edition Midnight - Option 719 Bench Seat / Option 719 Meteoric Dust 2 Metallic

Black Storm Metallic

Style Exclusive - Manhattan Metallic Matte

Special Edition Midnight - Option 719 Bench Seat / Option 719 Meteoric Dust 2 Metallic

Warranty
Up to 3 Years or 36,000 Miles - Included with every new BMW Motorcycle and Scooter - Transferable
Up to 3 Years or 36,000 Miles - Included with every new BMW Motorcycle and Scooter - Transferable

Features

Features

  • AUDIO SYSTEM 2.0 WITH OUTSTANDING SOUND: Top entertainment as standard: provided by the sound, but also the intuitive operation and menu navigation. Regardless of whether you’re traveling alone or with a companion.
  • SIX-CYLINDER ENGINE: The smoothly running characteristics of the six-cylinder engine are legendary. Its revamped engine control unit now provides more power and an even more powerful appearance.
  • PRACTICAL TOP CASE: The top case features speakers to match the audio system 2.0 plus a USB-A charging socket and, of course, the backrest for your companion.
  • INTEGRATED SMARTPHONE CHARGING STORAGE COMPARTMENT: The splash-proof and specially ventilated charging storage compartment uses the USB-C port to supply your smartphone with power at all times.
  • UNIQUE WATER TRANSFER PAINTWORK: Applied for the first time in motorcycle series production, this complex painting process underlines the exclusive character of the K 1600 Grand America.
  • POWERFUL HEADLIGHTS: Full-LED headlight with adaptive headlight provides unprecedented illumination. For more dynamic cornering and visibility.
  • BRILLIANT 10.25" TFT COLOR DISPLAY: Anyone who loves looking out into the world should not be satisfied with a smaller display: dive fully into your navigation and enjoy connectivity.
  • CONFIGURABLE FAVORITES BUTTONS: Have quick access to your favorite functions: the four buttons can be configured for your preferences.

Features

  • AUDIO SYSTEM 2.0 WITH OUTSTANDING SOUND: Top entertainment as standard: provided by the sound, but also the intuitive operation and menu navigation. Regardless of whether you’re traveling alone or with a companion.
  • SIX-CYLINDER ENGINE: The smoothly running characteristics of the six-cylinder engine are legendary. Its revamped engine control unit now provides more power and an even more powerful appearance.
  • PRACTICAL TOP CASE: The top case features speakers to match the audio system 2.0 plus a USB-A charging socket and, of course, the backrest for your companion.
  • INTEGRATED SMARTPHONE CHARGING STORAGE COMPARTMENT: The splash-proof and specially ventilated charging storage compartment uses the USB-C port to supply your smartphone with power at all times.
  • UNIQUE WATER TRANSFER PAINTWORK: Applied for the first time in motorcycle series production, this complex painting process underlines the exclusive character of the K 1600 Grand America.
  • POWERFUL HEADLIGHTS: Full-LED headlight with adaptive headlight provides unprecedented illumination. For more dynamic cornering and visibility.
  • BRILLIANT 10.25" TFT COLOR DISPLAY: Anyone who loves looking out into the world should not be satisfied with a smaller display: dive fully into your navigation and enjoy connectivity.
  • CONFIGURABLE FAVORITES BUTTONS: Have quick access to your favorite functions: the four buttons can be configured for your preferences.