These are the known mechanical and performance specifications for your 2001 BMW R 1200 Independent.
ModelBMW R 1200 Independent
TypeCustom / cruiser
Displacement1170.00 ccm (71.39 cubic inches)
DetailsTwo cylinder boxer, four-stroke
Bore/Stroke101.0 x 73.0 mm (4.0 x 2.9 inches)
Final DriveShaft drive (cardan)
Horespower61.00 HP (44.5 kW)
Torque98.00 Nm (10.0 kgf-m or 72.3 ft.lbs)
Top Speed172.0 km/h (106.9 mph)
Fuel Economy & Polution
Fuel Capacity17.00 litres (4.49 gallons)
Front Travel144 mm (5.7 inches)
Rear Travel100 mm (3.9 inches)
Seat Height740 mm (29.1 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.
Alt. Seat Height
Wheelbase1,650 mm (65.0 inches)
Wet Weight256.0 kg (564.4 pounds)
Wheels & Brakes
Front BrakesDual disc
Front Brake Diameter305 mm (12.0 inches)
Rear BrakesSingle disc
Rear Brake Diameter285 mm (11.2 inches)
It appears you're interested in specifications for the BMW R 1200 Independent. This Custom / cruiser model is powered by a Two cylinder boxer, four-stroke engine with 1170.00 ccm (71.39 cubic inches) of actual displacement before compression. Fueling is metered via Injection allowing this machine to produce its 61.00 HP (44.5 kW) horsepower and 98.00 Nm (10.0 kgf-m or 72.3 ft.lbs) torque. According to our records engine heat of the BMW R 1200 Independent is moderated by Air. You'll need to get familiar with the 5-speed transmission and pay attention to final drive Shaft drive (cardan) maintainence. Our best information shows that the front tire size is 100/90-ZR18 and the rear is 170/80-ZR15 . The entire package is supported by the frame, . We know you like to go fast or cruise all day, but when you need to stop, you'll be dependant on Dual disc front brakes and Single disc rear brakes. The BMW R 1200 Independent was launched in 2001, and we're happy to know (or assume) you've got one in your garage. To help you keep your ride in tip-top shape, consider purchasing an owner or service manual.