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Buyer's Guide > F800GS
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BMW's F800GS is considered a practical alternative for riders who consider the R1200 GS too beastly and too costly for off-road use. It's surprisingly competent in the dirt (save for soft front wheel rims), and offers all-day comfort on the street. For 2016 it gets a minor cosmetic makeover.
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Brand
BMW
Model
F800GS
Categories
Adventure - Gravel
New/Returning
Returning for 2016
Price (base)
$ 13,850
Capacity
798 cc
Engine Type
Inline twin, DOHC with 4 valves/cyl, liquid-cooled, 4-stroke
Transmission
6-speed, chain
Clutch
Wet multi-plate
Fueling
Fuel Injection
Max Power
84 HP (63 kW) @ 7500 rpm
Max Torque
61.2 ft-lbs (83 Nm) @ 5750 rpm
Seat Height, std
880 mm (34.6 in.)
Seat Height, options
850 mm (33.5 in.)
Wheelbase
1578 mm (62.1 in.)
Fuel Capacity
16 L (4.23 USG)
Dry Weight
Curb Weight
214 kg (472 lbs.)
Brakes, front
Twin 300 mm discs with 2-piston calipers
Brakes, rear
Single 265 mm disc with 1-piston caliper
Antilock Brakes (ABS)
Switchable ABS Standard
Suspension, front
43 mm Inverted/USD forks, non-adjustable with 230 mm of travel
Suspension, rear
Single shock, rebound & preload adjustable with 215 mm of travel
Tires, front
90/90-21
Tires, rear
150/70-R17
Paint/Colours
Light white/Black storm metallic, Racing Red, Alpine white
Warranty
36 months, unlimited mileage

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