2023 BMW K 1600 GTL
2023 BMW K 1600 GTL

Specs

General Information

Manufacturer
BMW
BMW
Model Year
2023
2023
Model
K 1600 GTL
K 1600 GTL
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 - 98 in.
Over top case - 98 in.
Height
At windshield and top case - 58.7 - 62.2 in.
At windshield and top case - 58.7 - 62.2 in.
Width
Including side cases - 39.4 in.
Including side cases - 39.4 in.
Weight
Unladen, road ready, fully fueled - 789 lb.
Unladen, road ready, fully fueled - 789 lb.
Wheelbase
63.7 in.
63.7 in.
Seat Height

29.5 in.

Inner leg curve - 69.3 in.

29.5 in.

Inner leg curve - 69.3 in.

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 alternator with 700 W (nominal power)
Three-phase alternator 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. @ 5,250 rpm
Max. - 132.7 lb. @ 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
Over 120 mph
Over 120 mph
Capacity

Payload (with standard equipment) - 445 lb.

Permitted total weight - 1,234.6 lb.

Payload (with standard equipment) - 445 lb.

Permitted total weight - 1,234.6 lb.

Other

Additional Colors

Black Storm Metallic

Style Exclusive - Gravity Blue Metallic

Option 719 Meteoric II Dust Metallic

Black Storm Metallic

Style Exclusive - Gravity Blue Metallic

Option 719 Meteoric II Dust 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

  • ENTHRALLING ENGINE: An engine like a legend. And is there anything better than bringing legends to life with a spin? Its smoothness, superior character and performance values simply remain impressive.
  • INTEGRATED SMARTPHONE CHARGING COMPARTMENT: You should reach the destination set in the navigation, not the end of your smartphone’s battery: the splash-proof and specially ventilated charging compartment features a USB-C connection.
  • CONFIGURABLE FAVORITE BUTTONS: It’s great to have everything at hand when you’re away from home: you can assign your favorite functions to the four buttons.
  • HIGH-QUALITY OPTION 719 CLASSIC FORGED WHEEL: The Option 719 forged wheel demonstrates where you’ve come from – and where you are heading. Production and design correspond to the highest quality and are a synonym for outstanding taste.
  • BRILLIANT 10.25" TFT DISPLAY: The 10.25" TFT color display with integrated map navigation and connectivity opens up new worlds for you, not only in terms of readability, menu navigation and operating concept.
  • FEATURES GENEROUS LUGGAGE AND STORAGE SPACE: Cases and top case offer enough space for everything you need on your journey and there is plenty of room for those mementos that you won't want to be without when you’re back at home.
  • POWERFUL LED HEADLIGHTS: Make discoveries and see the world in new light – thanks to the new, full LED headlight with adaptive headlight, you can interpret this idea quite literally.
  • SOUND-ENHANCING AUDIO SYSTEM 2.0: A special sound experience that is included in the standard scope offers outstanding interaction and the right backdrop for your traveling experience. In addition, it is intuitive to use and features menu navigation.

Features

  • ENTHRALLING ENGINE: An engine like a legend. And is there anything better than bringing legends to life with a spin? Its smoothness, superior character and performance values simply remain impressive.
  • INTEGRATED SMARTPHONE CHARGING COMPARTMENT: You should reach the destination set in the navigation, not the end of your smartphone’s battery: the splash-proof and specially ventilated charging compartment features a USB-C connection.
  • CONFIGURABLE FAVORITE BUTTONS: It’s great to have everything at hand when you’re away from home: you can assign your favorite functions to the four buttons.
  • HIGH-QUALITY OPTION 719 CLASSIC FORGED WHEEL: The Option 719 forged wheel demonstrates where you’ve come from – and where you are heading. Production and design correspond to the highest quality and are a synonym for outstanding taste.
  • BRILLIANT 10.25" TFT DISPLAY: The 10.25" TFT color display with integrated map navigation and connectivity opens up new worlds for you, not only in terms of readability, menu navigation and operating concept.
  • FEATURES GENEROUS LUGGAGE AND STORAGE SPACE: Cases and top case offer enough space for everything you need on your journey and there is plenty of room for those mementos that you won't want to be without when you’re back at home.
  • POWERFUL LED HEADLIGHTS: Make discoveries and see the world in new light – thanks to the new, full LED headlight with adaptive headlight, you can interpret this idea quite literally.
  • SOUND-ENHANCING AUDIO SYSTEM 2.0: A special sound experience that is included in the standard scope offers outstanding interaction and the right backdrop for your traveling experience. In addition, it is intuitive to use and features menu navigation.