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2008 BMW R1200R
2008 BMW R1200R

2008 BMW R1200R
2008 BMW R1200R

2008 BMW R1200R
2008 BMW R1200R

2008 BMW R1200R
2008 BMW R1200R

– 2008 BMW R1200R

2008 BMW R1200R

The R 1200 R.
All business, all the time.

If you’re looking for a bike with zero pretensions that’s all attitude, the R 1200 R is your ride. From blazing performance in the twisties to long distance touring to blasts around the city this is a supremely capable motorcycle that offers exhilarating performance. Featuring a generous 109hp, the new R 1200 R has the horsepower torque and acceleration to create thrills with every mile. Add the latest version of BMW Integral ABS and Automatic Stability Control, and the R 1200 R is as sure-footed as it is exciting. Handling is remarkably precise thanks to the Telelever front suspension and the motorcycle’s low center of gravity. Now every turn becomes a pulse-quickening experience no matter where the pavement takes you.



2008 BMW R 1200 R
MSRP:  $12,620.00*  Destination charge (not included in MSRP):  $495
*Actual price determined by dealer. Price excludes taxes, license, options and handling charge.
Prices and specifications subject to change without notice.

Type Air-cooled/oil-cooled Boxer twin-cylinder
Bore x Stroke 101.0 mm x 73.0 mm
Displacement 1170 cc
Horsepower 109 bhp @ 7500 rpm
Torque 85 lb/ft @ 6000 rpm
Compression Ratio 12.0 :1
Valve Gear HC, chain-driven
Valves 2.0 x 36.0 mm intake / 2.0 x 31.0 mm exhaust
Valves / Cylinder Four
Engine Oil Capacity 4.2 quarts
Engine Management BMW Engine Controller – BMS K
Fuel Requirement Premium Unleaded
Fuel Tank Steel tank with internal pump and internal filter
Fuel Capacity 4.6 U.S. gallons w/ approx. 1 gallon reserve
Charging System 600 Watts @ 14 Volts
Battery 12 Volts 14 Amps/hour maintenance-free
Cooling System Air and thermostatically controlled oil cooling

Primary Drive 1:1.882
Clutch 180 mm dry, single plate with hydraulic actuation
1st Gear Ratio 2.28:1
2nd Gear Ratio 1.58:1
3rd Gear Ratio 1.26:1
4th Gear Ratio 1.03:1
5th Gear Ratio 0.90:1
6th Gear Ratio 0.81:1
Final Drive System Enclosed driveshaft with two universal joints
Final Drive Ratio 2.75:1
Frame and Suspension
Frame Three-part, engine/cast aluminum/tubular steel
Front Suspension BMW Telelever
Front Travel 4.7 inches
Rear Suspension BMW Paralever
Rear Travel 5.5 inches

Brake System BMW EVO
Front Brakes Two, four-piston fixed calipers
Front Rotor 12.6 inch dual floating rotors
Rear Brake Single, two-piston fixed caliper
Rear Rotor 10.4 inch single, fixed rotor
Actuation Method Hydraulic, DOT 4 fluid type

Wheels and Tires
Front Wheel 3.50 x 17 cast alloy, five double-spoke
Rear Wheel 5.50 x 17 cast alloy, five double-spoke
Front Tire 120/70 x 17 tubeless
Rear Tire 180/55 x 17 tubeless

Overall Length 84.4 inches
Overall Width 34.3 inches
Wheelbase 58.9 inches
Ground Clearance N/A
Seat Height 31.5 inches
Steering Angle 62.9 degrees
Front Wheel Trail 4.7 inches
Weight – Dry 437 lbs. excluding options & accessories
Weight – Wet 492 lbs. excluding options & accessories
Maximum Load 923 lbs. GVWR

Standard Colors
Code  Price Description
716     N / C Night Black Non-Metallic
989     N / C Crystal Gray Metallic
N10     N / C Granite Gray Metallic

Available Colors
730     $250.00 Night Black Non-Metallic with pin striping

Available Equipment
350     $PKG Chrome Exhaust Pipe
416     $PKG Electronic Suspension Adjustment (ESA)
430     $1650.00 Safety Package (530, 630, 650)
431     $650.00 Comfort Package (519, 539, 588, 636)
432     $1450.00 Equipment Package (350, 416, 519, 539, 588, 636)
519     $PKG Heated Hand Grips
530     $PKG Tire Pressure Monitoring (TPM)
539     $PKG On Board Computer
560     $210.00 Windshield Sport
588     $PKG White Turn Indicator
603     $395.00 Anti-Theft Alarm
630     $1100.00 Integral ABS II (Disconnectable)
636     $PKG Center Stand
650     $PKG ASC
681     $135.00 Saddle Bag Mounts
774     N / C Seat Low (30.3 inches)
778     N / C Seat High (32.7 inches)

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