Tuesday, November 13, 2012
2013 BMW F800GT unveiled at the EICMA
BMW have released specs, details and first official pics of the 2013 F800GT (successor to the F800ST), which is now being shown at the EICMA in Milan. The F800GT is powered by an uprated iteration of BMW’s proven liquid-cooled 798cc parallel-twin, which now produces 90bhp, 5 horsepower more than what it used to make in the F800ST.
With a maintenance-free toothed belt transferring the engine’s power to the rear wheel and ergonomics that have been optimised for wind and weather protection, adequate luggage carrying capacity and electronics that include ABS, stability control and electronically adjustable suspension (the last two being optional), the new BMW F800GT definitely looks like a competent touring bike.
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