Massive, luxurious and strong, the BMW K 1600 GTL is a comfortable tourer designed for the most demanding riders.

This high class motorcycle is fitted with a comprehensive list of comfort features which will make your ride as enjoyable as possible.

Power comes from a 1,649 cc, oil-/watercooled, 4-stroke, in-line, 6-cylinder engine with two overhead camshafts and four valves per cylinder. The unit rewards you with a maximum output of 160 Hp (118 Kw) at 7,750 rpm and 129 Lb/Ft (175 Nm) at 5,250 rpm. All this power is controlled by means of a 6-speed transmission.

The engine can propel you to a maximum speed of over 125 mph and returns a fuel consumption of 52 mpg (at a constant speed of 55 mph).

The BMW K 1600 GTL is offered with a base price of $23,950 (Including ABS).

Hit the jump for more information on the BMW K 1600 GTL.

  • 2014 BMW K 1600 GTL
  • Year:
    2014
  • Make:
  • Model:
  • Engine:
    Oil-/watercooled 4-stroke in-line 6-cylinder engine, two overhead camshafts, four valves per cylinder
  • Transmission:
    6-speed
  • Horsepower @ RPM:
    160
  • Torque @ RPM:
    129
  • Energy:
    Electronic intake pipe injection
  • Displacement:
    1649 cc
  • Top Speed:
    125 mph
  • Price:
    23950

Overview

2014 BMW K 1600 GTL Exterior
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When luxury is freed of constraint, it moves to a new level. At the very top of this evolution is the K 1600 GTL – a high-class touring bike like none before it. With the most compact and efficient in-line 6-cylinder engine ever installed in a series production motorcycle.

The ergonomics of the K 1600 GTL are designed for long trips and leave nothing to be desired for rider or passenger in terms of comfort. The slim design in the area of the rider’s seat and the fact that the handlebars reach far back allows a relaxed seating position - for hours and over hundreds of miles. The passenger enjoys a sizable seating area and a comfortable backrest.

The adaptive headlight (optional) is a revolution that matches the visionary front section of the K 1600 GTL and provides the very highest level of active safety.

The GTL makes luxury easy. This is because its unique chassis provides excellent handling. With a direct ride feel due to the ground-breaking Duolever front suspension. At the rear, it is the Paralever that put’s the power of the engine onto the road, The optional ESA II (Electronic Suspension Adjustment) ensures that the GTL always glides smoothly since the systems allows the damping and suspension to be adapted according to situation and preference at the press of a button.

Every detail is designed for maximum riding pleasure. A motorcycle for people who are looking for a new kind of supremacy.

The 2014 BMW K 1600 GTL. UNSTOPPABLE TOUR.

Specifications

2014 BMW K 1600 GTL Exterior
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Engine Type Oil-/watercooled 4-stroke in-line 6-cylinder engine, two overhead camshafts, four valves per cylinder
Bore x stroke 72 mm x 67.5 mm
Capacity 1,649 cc
Rated output 160 hp (118 kw) at 7,750 rpm
Max. torque 129 lb/ft (175 Nm) at 5,250 rpm
Compression ratio 12.2 : 1
Mixture control / engine management Electronic intake pipe injection, digital engine management (BMS-X)
Emission control Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-3
Maximum speed Over 125 mph
Fuel consumption per 100 km at constant 90 km/h 52 mpg, at a constant 55 mph
Fuel consumption per 100 km at constant 120 km/h 41 mpg, at a constant 75 mph
Fuel type Premium Unleaded
Alternator three-phase alternator 580 W
Battery 12 V / 19 Ah, maintenance-free
Clutch Multi-plate clutch in oil bath, hydraulic activation
Gearbox 6-speed, helical gears
Drive Enclosed driveshaft
Frame Bridge-type frame, cast aluminium, load-bearing engine
Front wheel location / suspension BMW Motorrad Duolever; central spring strut
Rear wheel location / suspension BMW Motorrad Paralever
Suspension travel front / rear 4.9 / 5.3 inches (125mm / 135 mm)
Wheelbase 66.1 inches (1,680 mm)
Castor 4.3 inches (108.4 mm)
Steering head angle 62.2°
Wheels Cast aluminium wheels
Rim, front 3.50 x 17 inches
Rim, rear 6.00 x 17 inches
Tyres, front 120/70 ZR 17
Tyres, rear 190/55 ZR 17
Brake, front Dual disc brake, diameter 320 mm, 4-piston fixed calipers
Brake, rear Single disc brake, diameter 320 mm, double-piston caliper
ABS STANDARD (part-integral)
Length 97.9 inches
Width (incl. mirrors) 39.4 inches
Height (excl. mirrors) 57.7 inches
Seat height, unladen weight 29.5 inches (with motorcycles accessories or –equipment variable heights available between 29.5 inches and 31.9/32.7 inches)
Inner leg curve, unladen weight 67.7 inches (with motorcycles accessories or –equipment variable heights available between 72.0 inches and 72.0/73.6 inches)
Unladen weight, road ready, fully fuelled 768 lbs
Dry weight 708 lbs
Permitted total weight 1,234 lbs
Payload (with standard equipment) 467 lbs
Usable tank volume 7 gallons
Reserve Approx. 1 gallon
Price $23,950 (including ABS)
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