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2021 BMW K 1600 Grand America
2021 BMW K 1600 Grand America

Specs

General Information

Manufacturer
BMW
BMW
Model Year
2021
2021
Model
K 1600 Grand America
K 1600 Grand America
Model Code
K1600GRANDAMERICA
K1600GRANDAMERICA
Color
Mars Red Metallic
Mars Red Metallic

Brakes/Wheels/Tires

Brakes

Front - Dual floating disc, 4-piston fixed calipers, diameter 320 mm

Rear - Single disc, diameter 320 mm, dual-piston floating caliper

ABS - BMW Motorrad Integral ABS (part-integral)

Front - Dual floating disc, 4-piston fixed calipers, diameter 320 mm

Rear - Single disc, diameter 320 mm, dual-piston floating caliper

ABS - BMW Motorrad Integral ABS (part-integral)

Wheels
Cast aluminum
Cast aluminum
Rims

Front - 3.5 x 17 in.

Rear - 6 x 17 in.

Front - 3.5 x 17 in.

Rear - 6 x 17 in.

Tires

Front - 120 / 70 ZR 17

Rear - 190 / 55 ZR 17

Front - 120 / 70 ZR 17

Rear - 190 / 55 ZR 17

Dimensions

Length
100.8 in. (2,560 mm)
100.8 in. (2,560 mm)
Height
Excluding mirrors - 56.7 in. (1,440 mm)
Excluding mirrors - 56.7 in. (1,440 mm)
Width
Including mirrors - 39.4 in. (1,000 mm)
Including mirrors - 39.4 in. (1,000 mm)
Weight
Unladen, road ready, fully fuelled - 802 lb. (364 kg)
Unladen, road ready, fully fuelled - 802 lb. (364 kg)
Wheelbase
63.7 in. (1,618 mm)
63.7 in. (1,618 mm)
Seat Height

Unladen weight - 30.7 in., 31.9 in. (Extra High Seat), 29.5 in. (Standard Seat)

Inner leg curve, Unladen weight - 69.7 in., 71.7 in. (Extra High Seat), 67.7 in. (Standard Seat)

Unladen weight - 30.7 in., 31.9 in. (Extra High Seat), 29.5 in. (Standard Seat)

Inner leg curve, Unladen weight - 69.7 in., 71.7 in. (Extra High Seat), 67.7 in. (Standard Seat)

Drivetrain

Transmission
Gearbox - Constant-mesh 6-speed gearbox with helical cut gears
Gearbox - Constant-mesh 6-speed gearbox with helical cut gears
Final Drive
Shaft 2.75:1
Shaft 2.75:1

Electrical

Alternator
Three-phase 700 W
Three-phase 700 W

Engine

Engine
4-stroke in-line engine, two overhead camshafts, four valves per cylinder
4-stroke in-line engine, two overhead camshafts, four valves per cylinder
Cooling
Oil / Water
Oil / Water
Cylinders
6
6
Horsepower
160 hp (118 kw) at 7,750 rpm
160 hp (118 kw) at 7,750 rpm
Displacement
1,649 cc
1,649 cc
Bore x Stroke
72 x 67.5 mm
72 x 67.5 mm
Torque
Max. - 129 ft. lb. (175 Nm) @ 5,250 rpm
Max. - 129 ft. lb. (175 Nm) @ 5,250 rpm
Compression Ratio
12.2 : 1
12.2 : 1
Clutch
Multiple-disc in oil bath
Multiple-disc in oil bath
Fuel System
Mixture control / engine management - Electronic fuel injection with ride-by-wire throttle system
Mixture control / engine management - Electronic fuel injection with ride-by-wire throttle system
Emissions
Control - Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-4
Control - Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-4
Fuel Type
Premium Unleaded
Premium Unleaded
Fuel Capacity

Usable tank volume - 7.0 gal. (26.5 l)

Reserve - Approx. 1 gal. (4 l)

Usable tank volume - 7.0 gal. (26.5 l)

Reserve - Approx. 1 gal. (4 l)

MPG Rating
41 mpg (WMTC)
41 mpg (WMTC)

Operational

Frame
Aluminum bridge-type with load-bearing engine
Aluminum bridge-type with load-bearing engine
Front Suspension

BMW Duolever; central spring strut

Travel - 4.5 in. (115 mm)

BMW Duolever; central spring strut

Travel - 4.5 in. (115 mm)

Rear Suspension

BMW Paralever

Travel - 4.9 in. (125 mm)

BMW Paralever

Travel - 4.9 in. (125 mm)

Rake
62.2°
62.2°
Trail
Castor - 4.2 in. (106.4 mm)
Castor - 4.2 in. (106.4 mm)
Maximum Speed
101 mph
101 mph
Capacity

Payload (with standard equipment) - 432 lb. (196 kg)

Permitted total weight - 1,235 lb. (560 kg)

Payload (with standard equipment) - 432 lb. (196 kg)

Permitted total weight - 1,235 lb. (560 kg)

Other

Additional Colors

Black Storm Metallic

Hockenheim Silver Metallic

Mars Red Metallic

Black Storm Metallic

Hockenheim Silver Metallic

Mars Red Metallic

Features

Features

  • SHAPED BY FREEDOM: With the iconic low slung lines, this luxury touring Bagger becomes one with the road. The low passenger seat, and integrated top case and backrest make sharing the open road a breeze. Integrated into the rear cases, the rear light design helps the bike stand out in the crowd.
  • GO THE DISTANCE: No matter how long your dream ride might be, you can expect a dynamic experience with the Bagger's impressive 160 horsepower and 129 lb-ft torque. For when it is time to head back out on the road, reverse assist makes backing out of overlooks and parking spaces effortless.
  • ENGINE GUARD: Effective protection against damage to the engine and characteristic optics.
  • PREMIUM CHROME BADGE: High-quality chrome parts ensure elegance and visible luxury.
  • TOP CASE WITH BACKREST AND ADDITIONAL SPEAKERS: The distinctive rear with its top case, integrated indicators and brake lights underlines the streamlined silhouette of the bagger.
  • AUDIO SYSTEM: Listen to your music very conveniently.
  • REVERSE ASSISTANT: Ensures effortless maneuvering.
  • AUDIO SYSTEM INCLUDING SET-UP OF THE NAVIGATION: Reach your destination as quickly and easily as possible.
  • FLOORBOARDS: The floorboards ensure comfortable support.
  • HIGH WINDSCREEN: The windscreen provides a greater presence and wind protection.
  • RIDE ON AND ON: You’ll never want the journey to end with the K 1600 Grand America. The standard Dynamic ESA offers the best possible handling and idling, while the “Cruise” mode makes the ride even smoother. The standard engine protection bar and the audio system with navigation preparation are guaranteed to impress. Let the journey continue with K 1600 Grand America.

Features

  • SHAPED BY FREEDOM: With the iconic low slung lines, this luxury touring Bagger becomes one with the road. The low passenger seat, and integrated top case and backrest make sharing the open road a breeze. Integrated into the rear cases, the rear light design helps the bike stand out in the crowd.
  • GO THE DISTANCE: No matter how long your dream ride might be, you can expect a dynamic experience with the Bagger's impressive 160 horsepower and 129 lb-ft torque. For when it is time to head back out on the road, reverse assist makes backing out of overlooks and parking spaces effortless.
  • ENGINE GUARD: Effective protection against damage to the engine and characteristic optics.
  • PREMIUM CHROME BADGE: High-quality chrome parts ensure elegance and visible luxury.
  • TOP CASE WITH BACKREST AND ADDITIONAL SPEAKERS: The distinctive rear with its top case, integrated indicators and brake lights underlines the streamlined silhouette of the bagger.
  • AUDIO SYSTEM: Listen to your music very conveniently.
  • REVERSE ASSISTANT: Ensures effortless maneuvering.
  • AUDIO SYSTEM INCLUDING SET-UP OF THE NAVIGATION: Reach your destination as quickly and easily as possible.
  • FLOORBOARDS: The floorboards ensure comfortable support.
  • HIGH WINDSCREEN: The windscreen provides a greater presence and wind protection.
  • RIDE ON AND ON: You’ll never want the journey to end with the K 1600 Grand America. The standard Dynamic ESA offers the best possible handling and idling, while the “Cruise” mode makes the ride even smoother. The standard engine protection bar and the audio system with navigation preparation are guaranteed to impress. Let the journey continue with K 1600 Grand America.