We all knew the Crosstourer was coming but now we have some new pics and details released via the EICMA show.
It’s based on the VFR1200F, but with the motor detuned to 129hp (@7,750 rpm), with 93 ft.lbs of torque on tap. The Dual Clutch Transmission (DCT) is optional, which would offer two modes – regular and sport, but Combined ABS and traction control come as standard.
Drive is by shaft (apparently compulsory for all 1200 adventure bikes) along with a 19″ front and 17″ rear wheel (thankfully cross spoked for off-road use and tubeless tires).
Curb weight is a chunky 275 kg (285 kg with the DCT option), which is a substantial 46 kg heavier than BMW’s R1200GS! Hmhh.
Configuration: 4-stroke 4-cylinder V 76 °, UNICAM, liquid-cooled
Displacement: 1,237 cc
Bore x stroke: 81 mm x 60 mm
Compression ratio: 12:1
Maximum power: 95 kW (129 bhp) @ 7,750rpm
Maximum torque: 126 Nm (93 ft.lbs) @ 6,500 rpm
Carburetion: PGM-FI electronic fuel injection throttle bodies 44 mm diameter
Fuel Tank Capacity: 21.5 liters
Fuel consumption: 16.1 km / l , 16.7 km / l (Dual Version Clutch Transmission, D mode)
Final Drive: Shaft
CHASSIS (*DCT version)
Wheelbase: 1,595 mm
Seat height: 850 mm
Ground clearance: 180 mm
Curb Weight: 275 kg (F: 132 kg, R: 143 kg)
285 kg * (F: 138 kg, R: 147 kg)
Front Suspension: 43 mm inverted telescopic fork, adjustable preload and rebound damping
Rear Suspension: Pro-Link with gas-charged shock, adjustable preload and stepless extension
Front Tire: 110/80-R19
Rear Tire: 150/70-R17
Front Brake: Dual discs with 310 mm, C-ABS
Rear Brake: Single disc 276 mm, C-ABS