BMW K1600 Grand America comes adding more luggage capacity and comfort compared to the standard model
BMW K1600GT is something every traveller dreams who love to take long road trips on a machine with two-wheels. The motorcycle is undoubtedly a technological marvel, but comes with a massive weight, which is certainly not desired. Now, the German premium two-wheeler manufacturer has revealed its K1600 Grand America that comes with refined appearance and more practicality and comfort on offer.
The BMW K1600 Grand America comes with a swept and suave appearance with smaller panniers. But, thanks to the addition of the top box, the BMW K1600 Grand America offers more luggage capacity. Apart from that, the lower seat height ensures better control over for the rider over such a huge machine weighing 364 kg. Thanks to the new foot boards and lower positioned seat, the motorcycle offers more comfortable experience to the rider.
The motorcycle gets new larger windscreen ensuring comfort for the rider at high speeds. The newly added top box at the back gets integrated turn indicators. The basic silhouette of the K1600GT is still there and with these little changes, the motorcycle has become more attractive and practical.
Power source for the BMW K1600 Grand America is the same 1,649 cc straight six-cylinder engine that is capable of churning out 158 bhp of peak power at 7,750 rpm. It comes with multiple riding modes. The refined electronics package ensures the motorcycle can indulge in a very impressive fast ride.
On the safety front, the new BMW K1600 Grand America gets central locking, traction control. The electronic suspension too improves comfort of riding. The brand claims, this motorcycle comes designed with typical elements that an American buyer seeks. BMW is focusing to take on the new Honda Gold Wing with this model and it expects the motorcycle will be able to grab attention of the huge American market.