2012 BMW F800ST

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BMW is considered a benchmark in the automotive industry and both its cars and motorcycles come with top notch performances and sharp designs.

The BMW F800ST makes no exception and sports a capable engine and a very attractive design. The F800ST was engineered to be an extremely effective sport touring bike.

The motorcycle is powered by a highly sophisticated 2-cylinder in-line engine which develops a maximum output of 80 hp and is able to deal effortless with the most demanding tasks. The engine is equipped with a modern toothed belt drive with loss-free power transmission.

Thanks to its capable engine the BMW F800ST can reach a top speed of over 125 mph (200 km/h). The fuel consumption is rated at 69 mpg (at constant 90 km/h) and 70 mpg (at 120 km/h).

In addition, there are provided many smart and beautiful accessories which will enable you to freely express your personal sports touring bike.

Hit the jump for more information on the 2012 BMW F800ST.

Press Release

BMW F800ST

Riding a motorcycle is simply great fun. Whether you take a short sporty tour cross country, a trip through the city or a long holiday trip with luggage. That’s right - every ride means pure pleasure! This kind of versatility requires an all-rounder which gives the rider whatever is needed - both on winding roads and for fast motorway travel.

But common sense is important too: economy, reliability and no complications are just as important as a great visual appearance and pure fun on the road - whether in the city or for sporty weekend tours. The BMW F 800 ST is just such a universal talent, combining pleasure and common sense.

This is what a sports touring bike looks like - combining touring fun and comfort with an impressive sporty touch: elegant, functional trim with superb wind and weather protection. A powerful, highly sophisticated 2-cylinder in-line engine with 80 hp which fulfills the toughest environmental standards and is right up there when it comes to torque levels. Modern toothed belt drive with loss-free power transmission and without any load alteration, easier on maintenance than a chain drive and with higher durability.

The chassis gives you dynamic and stress-free pleasure on winding country roads, you enjoy uncomplicated handling in the city and can cover lengthier distances including swift spells on the motorway with a high degree of ride stability. And as is characteristic of BMW, there are many intelligent accessory ideas which will enable you to put together your own personal sports touring bike.

Why not go to your BMW Motorrad dealer to test drive the F 800 ST? Then you’ll find out what we mean by "serious fun"!

Optional Equipment

BMW F800ST

LED Indicators

  • High-tech look
  • Extremely bright light
  • Higt visibility for enhanced safety

Lowered Suspension

  • Seat height 760 mm, rider step lenght 1,700 mm
  • Excellent stability when stationary
  • Easy manoeuvrability
  • Relaxted riding position
  • Suitable for riders of up to approx 1.70 m in height

Accessories

BMW F800ST

Tankbag

  • Capacity expandable from 14 to 26 litres
  • Waterproof
  • A4-sized map pocket with Ortileb roll-closing mechanism

Sports Panniers

  • Cappacity Adjustable between 17 and 25 litres cia ratchet straps
  • Textile/steel webbing for wnhanced anti-theft security
  • Lockable
  • Room to store a helmet

High Tinted Windshield

  • Scratch-resistant coating
  • Improved protection against wind ad rain
  • Easy to fit

Specifications

Engine

BMW F800ST
Engine TypeWater-cooled, 4-stroke in-line two-cylinder engine, two overhead camshafts, four valves per cylinder, dry sump lubrication
Bore x stroke82 mm x 75.6 mm
Capacity798 cc
Rated output85 hp (62.5 kW) at 8,000 rpm
Max. torque63 lb/ft (86 Nm) at 5,800 rpm
Compression ratio12.0 : 1
Mixture control / engine managementElectronic intake pipe injection / digital engine management (BMS-K+)
Emission controlClosed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-3

Performance / fuel consumption

BMW F800ST
Maximum speedOver 125 mph (200 km/h)
Fuel consumption per 100 km at constant 90 km/h69 mpg, at a constant 55 mph
Fuel consumption per 100 km at constant 120 km/h70 mpg, at a constant 55 mph
Fuel typeUnleaded super.

Electrical system

BMW F800ST
Alternatorthree-phase alternator 400 W
Battery12 V / 14 Ah, maintenance-free

Power transmission

BMW F800ST
ClutchMultiple-disc clutch in oil bath, mechanically operated
GearboxConstant mesh 6-speed gearbox integrated into crankcase
DriveBelt drive with shock damper

Chassis / brakes

BMW F800ST
FrameBridge-type frame, cast aluminum, load-bearing engine
Front wheel location / suspensionTelescopic fork, Ø 43 mm
Rear wheel location / suspensionCast aluminum single-sided swing arm with eccentric adjustment for rear axle, central spring strut, spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable (continuously variable) at handwheel, rebound damping adjustable
Suspension travel front / rear5.5/5.5 inches (140/140 mm)
Wheelbase57.7 inches (1,466 mm)
Castor3.7 inches (95 mm)
Steering head angle64.2°
WheelsCast aluminum wheels
Rim, front3.50 x 17"
Rim, rear5.50 x 17"
Tyres, front120/70 ZR 17
Tyres, rear180/55 ZR 17
Brake, frontDual disc brake, floating brake discs, diameter 320 mm, 4-piston fixed calipers
Brake, rearSingle disc brake, diameter 265 mm, single-piston floating caliper
ABSOptional extra: BMW Motorrad ABS

Dimensions / weights

BMW F800ST
Length86.4 inches (2,195 mm)
Width (incl. mirrors)33.9 inches (860 mm)
Height (excl. mirrors)48.2 inches (1,225 mm)
Seat height, unladen weight33.1 inches (840 mm),
low seat32.1 inches (815 mm),
low suspension/seat29.9 inches (760 mm)
Unladen weight, road ready, fully fuelled 1)461 lbs (209 kg)
Dry weight 2)412 lbs (187 kg)
Permitted total weight893 lbs (405 kg)
Payload (with standard equipment)432 lbs (196 kg)
Usable tank volume4.2 gallons (16.0 liters)
ReserveApprox. 1 gallon (4.0 liters)

Quotes

BMW F800ST

Totalmotorcycle ---- "Riding a motorcycle is simply great fun. Whether you take a short sporty tour cross country, a trip through the city or a long holiday trip with luggage. That’s right - every ride means pure pleasure! This kind of versatility requires an all-rounder which gives the rider whatever is needed - both on winding roads and for fast motorway travel."

Motorcycle-usa ---- "The BMW F 800 ST is just such a complete talent. Ready for touring fun and comfort with an impressive sporty touch the powerful sophisticated 2-cylinder in-line engine with 80 bhp which fulfills the toughest environmental standards and is right up there when it comes to torque levels."

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