Wants comfort and safety with high-class performance and styling than nothing stands ahead of BMW . I am talking about new 2012 K 1600 GTL which designed for long trips and leave nothing to be desired for either rider or pillion passenger in terms of comfort. Now it’s available in a base MSRP $23,200 (incl. ABS). It will lock horn with Honda’s ST1300, Kawasaki’s Concours 14, and Yamaha’s FJR1300 in world market.
- Royal blue metallic
- Mineral silver metallic
2012 K 1600 GTL Turing is powered by 1,649cc, a Oil-/water cooled 4-stroke in-line 6-cylinder engine, two overhead camshafts, four valves per cylinder engine churns out 160.5 horsepower with peak torque of 129 lb-ft, and 70 percent of maximum torque is available as low as 1,500 rpm. It can give you mileage of 51 mpg and rocket from 0-62 mph in less than 3.5 seconds, and top speed is pegged at 125 mph. It also offers you Emission Control Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-3.
Other features like a cruise control, xenon headlamps, heated handgrips and seats, and ABS including GPS, tire-pressure monitoring, and central locking with a remote control plus an alarm.
At last I would like to say that new 2012 K 1600 GTL is best bike on-road and off-road born to give you the comfort and safety you want while riding a bike. What you think? Please be open to give your view