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2021 BMW F 850 GS Adventure - 40 Years of GS Edition
2021 BMW F 850 GS Adventure - 40 Years of GS Edition

Specs

General Information

Manufacturer
BMW
BMW
Model Year
2021
2021
Model
F 850 GS Adventure - 40 Years of GS Edition
F 850 GS Adventure - 40 Years of GS Edition
Model Code
F85GSA
F85GSA
Color
40 Years of GS Edition - Black Storm Metallic
40 Years of GS Edition - Black Storm Metallic

Brakes/Wheels/Tires

Brakes

Front - Dual floating disc, dual-piston floating calipers, diameter 12 in. 305 mm

Rear - Single disc, diameter 10.4 in. 265 mm, single-piston floating caliper

ABS - BMW Motorrad ABS (can be switched off)

Front - Dual floating disc, dual-piston floating calipers, diameter 12 in. 305 mm

Rear - Single disc, diameter 10.4 in. 265 mm, single-piston floating caliper

ABS - BMW Motorrad ABS (can be switched off)

Wheels
Wire spoke
Wire spoke
Rims

Front - 2.15 x 21 in.

Rear - 4.25 x 17 in.

Front - 2.15 x 21 in.

Rear - 4.25 x 17 in.

Tires

Front - 90 / 90 - 21 54V

Rear - 150 / 70 - 17 69V

Front - 90 / 90 - 21 54V

Rear - 150 / 70 - 17 69V

Dimensions

Length
90.6 in. (2,300 mm)
90.6 in. (2,300 mm)
Height
Excluding mirrors - 56.6 in. (1,437 mm)
Excluding mirrors - 56.6 in. (1,437 mm)
Width
Including mirrors - 37 in. (939 mm)
Including mirrors - 37 in. (939 mm)
Weight
Unladen, road ready, fully fueled - 538 lb. (244 kg)
Unladen, road ready, fully fueled - 538 lb. (244 kg)
Wheelbase
62.7 in. (1,593 mm)
62.7 in. (1,593 mm)
Seat Height

Unladen weight - 34.4 in. (Standard Seat)

Inner leg curve, unladen weight - 76.8 in. (Standard Seat)

Unladen weight - 34.4 in. (Standard Seat)

Inner leg curve, unladen weight - 76.8 in. (Standard Seat)

Drivetrain

Transmission
Gearbox - Constant-mesh 6-speed gearbox with straight cut gears
Gearbox - Constant-mesh 6-speed gearbox with straight cut gears
Final Drive
Chain drive
Chain drive

Electrical

Battery
12 V / 10 Ah, maintenance-free
12 V / 10 Ah, maintenance-free
Alternator
Three-phase 416 W generator
Three-phase 416 W generator
Advanced Electronics

ASC (Automatic Stability Control)

LED headlight

On-board computer Pro

Selectable Ride Modes (Rain / Road)

ASC (Automatic Stability Control)

LED headlight

On-board computer Pro

Selectable Ride Modes (Rain / Road)

Engine

Engine
4-stroke parallel twin engine, four valves per cylinder, double overhead camshafts
4-stroke parallel twin engine, four valves per cylinder, double overhead camshafts
Cooling
Liquid
Liquid
Horsepower
Rated output - 90 hp (66 kW) @ 8,000 rpm
Rated output - 90 hp (66 kW) @ 8,000 rpm
Displacement
853 cc
853 cc
Bore x Stroke
84 x 77 mm
84 x 77 mm
Torque
Max. - 63 ft. lb. (86 Nm) @ 6,250 rpm
Max. - 63 ft. lb. (86 Nm) @ 6,250 rpm
Compression Ratio
12.7 : 1
12.7 : 1
Clutch

Multi-plate wet, mechanically operated

Anti-hopping

Multi-plate wet, mechanically operated

Anti-hopping

Fuel System
Electronic fuel injection
Electronic fuel injection
Emissions
Control - Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter
Control - Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter
Lubrication
Dry sump
Dry sump
Fuel Type
Premium Unleaded
Premium Unleaded
Fuel Capacity

Usable tank volume - 6.1 gal. (23 l)

Reserve - Approx. 0.9 gal (3.5 l)

Usable tank volume - 6.1 gal. (23 l)

Reserve - Approx. 0.9 gal (3.5 l)

MPG Rating
57 mpg (WMTC)
57 mpg (WMTC)

Operational

Frame
Tubular steel space, load bearing engine
Tubular steel space, load bearing engine
Front Suspension

Upside-down telescopic fork, Ø 43 mm

Travel 9.1 in. (230 mm)

Upside-down telescopic fork, Ø 43 mm

Travel 9.1 in. (230 mm)

Rear Suspension

Cast aluminum 2-sided swing arm, WAD strut (travel related damping), spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable (continuously variable) at handwheel, rebound damping adjustable

Travel - 8.5 in. (215 mm)

Cast aluminum 2-sided swing arm, WAD strut (travel related damping), spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable (continuously variable) at handwheel, rebound damping adjustable

Travel - 8.5 in. (215 mm)

Rake
62°
62°
Trail
Caster - 4.9 in. (125 mm)
Caster - 4.9 in. (125 mm)
Maximum Speed
122 mph
122 mph
Capacity

Permitted total weight - 1,003 lb. (455 kg)

Payload (with standard equipment) - 465 lb. (211 kg)

Permitted total weight - 1,003 lb. (455 kg)

Payload (with standard equipment) - 465 lb. (211 kg)

Brake Levers

Adjustable handbrake lever and clutch lever

Adjustable footbrake lever and gear shift lever

Adjustable handbrake lever and clutch lever

Adjustable footbrake lever and gear shift lever

Other

Includes

Adjustable windshield

Enduro footrests

Engine guard

Hand protectors

Stainless steel luggage rack

12 V power socket

Adjustable windshield

Enduro footrests

Engine guard

Hand protectors

Stainless steel luggage rack

12 V power socket

Features

Features

  • 40 YEARS GS LETTERING IN YELLOW: The expressive “40 Years GS” lettering leaves no doubts as to this bike’s roots.
  • HIGH-QUALITY BREMBO BRAKE SYSTEM: The high-quality Brembo brake system helps deliver secure braking in a variety of situations and comes in an elegant black.
  • LEGENDARY BLACK-YELLOW LOOK: Inspired by the R 100 GS and nicknamed “Bumblebee”, the GS makes for a very special appearance with its Blackstorm metallic paint and yellow highlights.
  • HAND GUARD IN YELLOW AS VISUAL HIGHLIGHT: The hand guard in striking yellow protects your hands and control elements from wind, weather, branches, and debris.
  • STRIKING GS LETTERING ON THE SEAT: High-quality detail: the GS lettering stitched in yellow on the seat shows its true GS colors.
  • GS RADIATOR COVER: The galvanized GS radiator cover is particularly robust and also provides optimal protection on unpaved terrain.
  • GOLD-ANODIZED RIMS: The gold-anodized rims draw the eye towards them and give your GS an elegant look.
  • SEAT IN BLACK-YELLOW: The comfortable seat of the GS comes in an expressive black-yellow design and helps provide constant comfort on your trips.

Features

  • 40 YEARS GS LETTERING IN YELLOW: The expressive “40 Years GS” lettering leaves no doubts as to this bike’s roots.
  • HIGH-QUALITY BREMBO BRAKE SYSTEM: The high-quality Brembo brake system helps deliver secure braking in a variety of situations and comes in an elegant black.
  • LEGENDARY BLACK-YELLOW LOOK: Inspired by the R 100 GS and nicknamed “Bumblebee”, the GS makes for a very special appearance with its Blackstorm metallic paint and yellow highlights.
  • HAND GUARD IN YELLOW AS VISUAL HIGHLIGHT: The hand guard in striking yellow protects your hands and control elements from wind, weather, branches, and debris.
  • STRIKING GS LETTERING ON THE SEAT: High-quality detail: the GS lettering stitched in yellow on the seat shows its true GS colors.
  • GS RADIATOR COVER: The galvanized GS radiator cover is particularly robust and also provides optimal protection on unpaved terrain.
  • GOLD-ANODIZED RIMS: The gold-anodized rims draw the eye towards them and give your GS an elegant look.
  • SEAT IN BLACK-YELLOW: The comfortable seat of the GS comes in an expressive black-yellow design and helps provide constant comfort on your trips.