Very amazing how technical platform that is unique for all BMW models K 1600 has so much diversity for each bike individually, as is the case with the K 1600 GTL. This is a touring high class, driver and passenger reward excellent comfort, performance, simple designed for the most demanding riders.
The 2014 BMW K 1600 GTL possesses a compact and highly efficient engine oil-water cooled, 4-stroke, in-line 6-cylinder with two overhead camshafts, four valves per cylinder and displacement of 1649cc. It develops a maximum power of 160 hp (118 kW) at 7,750 rpm and maximum torque of 129 lb-ft (175 Nm) at 5,250 rpm, paired with a 6-speed gearbox and multi-plate clutch in oil bath, hydraulic activation. A top speed over 125 mph, where the fuel consumption per 100 km at constant 90 km / h – 52 mpg at a constant 55 mph.
Finishing on a motorcycle at a high level and quality of the selected material. 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, while companion also will not complain about the comfort that have. Unique chassis provides excellent handling with optional ESA II system allows the damping and suspension to be adapted according to situation and preference at the press of a button.
The new BMW K 1600 GTL has an excellent electrically adjustable windshield that provides the driver a good protection from the wind, the aerodynamic shell that are designed to reduce as better control airflow, while proudly shows a hips with impressive engines. Width motorcycle is defined with travel suitcases, but well-balanced center of gravity makes it easy to change direction and makes driving much easier and enjoyable although massive.
Of the key features should be noted Info flat screen (digital clock, gear indicator, fuel gauge, coolant temperature and cruising range indicator, total and 2 trip odometer, service interval indicator), display on board computer: remaining distance, average consumption 2x, average speed. Then xenon headlight whose shape is a somewhat aggressive style. The cruise control is inevitable, as well as heated grips, seat heating, power socket, audio system with preparation for GPS and much more. It comes in a range of colors: Glacier Metallic Silver, Magnesium Beige Metallic, Metallic Black Storm. Price is about $ 23.950 USD.