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2011 BMW G 650 GS — Contact Dealer for Pricing

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2011 BMW G 650 GS

The G 650 GS continues the success story of BMW Motorrad's single cylinder engines in impressive fashion - with a solid output of 48 hp at 6500 rpm and a maximum torque of 44 ft-lb at 5000 rpm. The bike offers absolutely sensational fuel consumption levels: 74 mpg, at a constant 55 mph. The G 650 GS is robust, powerful and yet still extremely light, weighing just 431 lbs (with a full tank). With its low fuel consumption and simple handling, it is not just ideal for beginning motorcyclists. Its slim, athletic stature in a youthful and typically enduro-style design stands for uncomplicated riding pleasure and pure fun.


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2011 BMW G 650 GS Base
Year 2011
Manufacturer BMW
Model Name G 650 GS
Trim Name Base
Generic Type (Primary) Dual Sport
Engine Type Water-cooled, single-cylinder 4-stroke engine, four valves, two overhead camshafts, dry sump lubrication
Bore 100 mm
Stroke 83 mm
Cylinders-Displacement (cc) 652 cc
Engine Power 35 kW (48 hp) at 6,500 rpm
Engine Torque 60 Nm at 5,000 rpm
Compression Ratio 11.5 : 1
Mixture Control Electronic intake pipe injection / BMW engine management, twin-spark ignition
Emissions Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-3
Top Speed Approx. 170 km/h
Fuel Usage, 100% Load 3.2 l per 100 km at constant 90 km/h
Fuel Type Unleaded regular, minimum octane rating 91 (RON)
Alternator three-phase alternator 400 W
Battery 12 V / 12 Ah
Clutch Multiple-disc clutch in oil bath, mechanically operated
Gearbox Constant mesh 5-speed gearbox integrated into crankcase
Final Drive Endless O-ring chain with shock damping in rear wheel hub
Frame Type Bridge-type steel section frame with bolted-on rear section
Front Suspension Telescopic fork, Ø 41 mm, fork stabiliser
Rear Suspension Box-section steel dual swing arm, central spring strut operated by lever system, spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable (continuously variable) at handwheel, rebound damping adjustable
Front Travel (in./cm.) 6.7 / 6.5 inches (170 mm / 165 mm)
Rear Travel (in./cm.) 5.5 / 5.1 inches (140 mm / 130 mm)
Wheelbase 58.1 inches (1477 mm)
Castor 4.4 inches (113 mm)
Steering 61.9°
Front Wheel 2.50 x 19" Cast aluminium wheels
Rear Wheel 3.50 x 17" Cast aluminium wheels
Front Tire 110/80 R19 59V
Rear Tire 140/80 R17 69V
Front braking system Single disc, diameter 300 mm, double-piston floating caliper
Rear braking system Single disc, diameter 240 mm, single-piston floating caliper
ABS Option BMW Motorrad ABS (can be switched off)
Length 85.2 inches (2165 mm)
Width 36.2 inches (920 mm)
Height 54.7 inches (1390 mm)
Seat Height 30.7 inches (780 mm)
Curb Weight 423 lbs (192 kg)
Dry Weight 386 lbs (175 kg)
Weight, Maximum Capacity 838 lbs (380 kg)
Payload Capacity 414 lbs (188 kg)
Fuel Capacity 3.7 gallons (14 liters)
Fuel Reserve Approx. 1 gallon (4.0 liters)