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2004 BMW R 1150 GS

  • 2004 BMW R 1150 GS



Displacement (CC)


Seat Height (in)


Wet Weight (lbs)


The world is yours to explore, and BMW's 2004 R 1150 GS may be the bike to do it on. Weighing in at 588 pounds wet, the R 1150 GS's 33.1-inch seat height may prove to be a perfect fit depending on your inseam. The R 1150 GS boasts a 1,130cc powerplant to help you explore the planet in street-legal style. If you think this is the adventure machine for you, gather that $15,070, compare it to other adventure bikes, and be sure to take plenty of pictures as you hit the open road - although, you'll probably be spending more time riding the R 1150 GS on the beaten path.

As a street-legal adventure machine, the 2004 R 1150 GS from BMW is packed with features. Powered by a 1,130cc engine, the R 1150 GS measures at 33.1-inches from the seat to the ground and has a wet weight of 588 pounds. Other highlights include telescopic fork suspension, a cable clutch, a 6-speed transmission, and dual disc front brakes. Prepare to spend $15,070, but know that you'll be getting a rare steed by way of a boutique adventure bike from BMW.



  • Bore (MM)101
  • Compression Ratio10.3:1
  • CoolingAir / Oil
  • Displacement in CC1130
  • Displacement in CI69
  • Engine TypeFlat Twin
  • StarterElectric
  • Stroke70.5
  • Valve ConfigurationOHV


  • Numer Of Speeds6
  • Transmission TypeManual


  • Front Tire110/80 ZR19
  • Rear Tire150/70 ZR17


  • Front Brake Diameter320
  • Front Brake TypeDual Disc
  • Rear Brake Diameter10.9
  • Rear Brake TypeDisc

Suspension & Steering

  • Air AdjustableNo
  • Front Suspension Brand NameTelelever
  • Front Suspension TypeTelescopic Fork
  • Rear Adjustable Rebound DampingYes
  • Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-LoadYes
  • Rear Suspension Brand NameParalever
  • Rear Suspension TypeSingle Sided Swing Arm
  • Seat Height (in)33.1


  • Fuel Capacity (gal)5.6
  • Manufacturer CountryGermany
  • Manufacturer TypeAdventure
  • Wet Weight (lbs)588
  • Dry Weight (lbs)544
  • Wheelbase (in)59.4

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