BMW K 1100LT

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Make ModelBMW K 11000LT 16V
Year: 1989
Engine: Four-stroke, horizontal in line four cylinder, liquid cooled, DOHC, 4 valve per cylinder
Capacity: 1092
Bore x Stroke: 70.5 x 70 mm
Compression Ratio: 11.0:1
Induction: Electronic injection, Bosch Motronic
Ignition / Starting: Electronic ignition Bosch Motronic / electric
Max Power: 100 hp 72.9 kW @ 7500 rpm (94.9 hp @ 7400 rpm)
Max Torque: 107 Nm 78.9 ft lb @ 5500 rpm
Transmission / Drive: 5 Speed / shaft
Gear Ratio1st 4.50 / 2nd 2.96 / 3rd 2.30 / 4th 1.88 / 5th 1.61 : 1
Frame: Tubular space Frame: , Engine: serving as load bearing component
Front Suspension: Telescopic fork with hydraulic shock absorber
Rear Suspension: Monolever swinging arm
Front Brakes: 2x 305mm discs 4 piston calipers
Rear Brakes: Single 285mm disc 1 piston caliper
Front Tire: : 120/70 ZR17
Rear Tire: : 160/60 ZR18
Wet-Weight: 290 kg
Fuel Capacity: 22 Litres
Consumption average16.2 km/lit
Braking 60 – 0 / 100 – 014.0 m / 40.9 m
Standing ΒΌ Mile 12.6 sec / 174.0 km/h
Top Speed206.9 km/h
ReviewsK1100LT / / R1150RT vs. K1200LT / BMW / /

Nearly all the updates had passed the K100 LT without traces; while the sportier versions meanwhile featured paralever chassis, 74 kW/100 HP and four-valve heads (and unlike the LT could be ordered with controlled catalytic converter system), the LT was build unchanged with 66kW/90 HP and Monolever.

It is interesting to know, that the K100 designers always had to defend their Engine: concept with 66 kW against journalists and clients claiming 100 HP flat. When BMW finally folded, the torque suffered: torque diagram showing a deflection between 4000 and 5000 RPM. Those, who bought the sports models could live with it, performance and rev potential being excellent, the touring rider however demanded different qualities, rather be found in the earlier Engine: .

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