BMW Motorrad K 1600 Grand America

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The open road. Even that's not enough for you. You always want to take it further, because you've never been so close to the road. With the Grand America, you can relax and enjoy the ride for miles on end. As a fully-equipped luxury touring bike, this full dresser offers the utmost riding pleasure and comfort for carefree cruising. The legendary 6-cylinder in-line engine triumphs with an unparalleled running smoothness with impressive power development. Always ready to go the extra mile. Even the silhouette is on another level: from the high windshield to the distinctive rear with the easy-to-use topcase and backrest. This is complemented by the innovative technology and abundance of space – especially for two. It's within arm’s reach: The Grand America makes the horizon seem boundless – and yet so close. 

Shaped by freedom.

There's no denying it: With the iconic sloping line and the steel silencer parallel to the road, this Bagger luxury touring bike appears to become one with the road. The irresistible front and the striking rear with LED indicators and brakes integrated into the cases makes it stand out from the crowd. In addition to Blackstorm Metallic, the exclusive Austin Yellow Metallic colour represents the vast landscape from sunrise to sunset. The powerful black 6-cylinder design leaves no room for doubt: You're enjoying your freedom to the max. This is down to the standard black tubular handlebars which are always within reach. The high-quality plates on the machine's tank proves its purpose - as well as yours: K 1600 Grand America. 

Big dreams? No problem.

It's your tour, your dream. Pave your own way with the 6-cylinder in-line engine and its 1649 ccm capacity. For a dynamic experience and superb running smoothness. The maximum torque of 175 Nm and 118 kW (160 HP) develop an incomparable and effortless thrust. You already have a total of 70% of the torque available at 1,500 rpm. You can feel the power even with the smallest turn of the wrist – followed by powerful, relaxed gliding. The reverse assistant ensure effortless manoeuvring when you take a break from riding. You can even continue relaxing for the rest of the ride. Because thanks to Keyless Ride, you can hit the road again quickly and effortlessly.  

Engine Type

Oil-/watercooled 4-stroke in-line 6-cylinder engine, four valves per cylinder

Displacement CC

1649.0

Bore X Stroke

72 mm x 67.5 mm

Compression Ratio

12,2 : 1

Max Power Output

118 kW (160 hp) at 7,750 rpm

Max Torque

175 Nm at 5,250 rpm

Fuel Tank Capacity

26.5 L

Dimensions LxWxH

2560 mm x 1000 mm x 1440 mm

Seat Height

750/780 mm

Kerb Weight

364 kg

Tyre Size Front

120/70 ZR 17

Tyre Size Rear

190/55 ZR 17

Brakes Type Front

Dual disc brake, diameter 320 mm, 4-piston fixed calipers

Brakes Type Rear

Single disc brake, diameter 320 mm, double-piston caliper