Specific: Shown here is the BMW R65GS that
superseded the Yamaha DT250MX and the Honda
deliverance took place from 1989 to 1993. It is currently
(spring 2002) being superseded by the BMW F
Length: 2.28 m (88 inches).
Width: 0.82 m (31 inches).
Height: 1.25 m (48 inches).
Weight: 400 kg (880 lb.).
Engine: Own 2-cylinder, 650 cm3 (40 cubic inches)
Transfer case: None.
Electrical system: 12 volt, negative ground.
Tyres: Front: 90/90-21P/1, rear:
Fuel type: Petrol.
Fuel capacity: 19.5 liter (4.2 gallons).
Range: 200 km (125 miles).
Crew: 1 + 1.
Additional: Both delivered with a 27 hp
and a 48 hp engine, the latter for use by the Military
Police. Approx. 500 delivered.