Following a decade as the lead player in BMW’s mid-weight adventure touring platform, the parallel-twin F GS line gets totally revamped this year with the 2019 BMW F 850 GS leading the way.
Himalayan Motorrad in Nepal has launched its third BMW motorcycle 2019 BMW F 850 GS.
The 2019 BMW F 850 GS is priced at 36 Lakhs nepali rupee and will attract a small number of adventure tourer enthusiasts.
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At 36 Lakhs one can buy one of the best cars available in nepali market. But this is 2019 BMW F 850 GS and it is built to perform differently in nepali terrain and has more to offer than a city driving car which has limited uses.
This bike has a 853 cc engine which is almost equivalent to small new taxis one can find in Kathmandu. So one can imagine how much power it has on its 2 wheels compared to a car.
Apart from the powerful engine most of the features it comes are related to its design, technical specifications and drive comfortability.
The company has redesigned many of the features from the previous F 800 GS and launched this 850 GS model. One major safety issue it had with the old model was that the fuel tank was placed underneath the rider’s seat which has now been relocated to the front of the riders seat . The fuel tank has a capacity of 15 liters which is sufficient for long and adventure tours for which this bike is designed for.
The BMW F 850 GS may attract handful of buyers who love adventure and touring long distance in this bike. As mentioned abobe at 36 Lakhs nepali rupees most buyers choose to buy a small premium car at this price segment.
Below we have listed the specs of BMW F 850 GS if you are interested along with price.
2019 BMW F 850 GS Specs
Type: Parallel twin
Bore x stroke: 84mm x 77mm
Maximum power: 95 horsepower @ 8250 rpm
Maximum torque: 92 ft/lbs @ 6250 rpm
Compression ratio: 12.7:1
Valve train: DOHC; 4vpc
Fueling system: EFI w/ 48mm throttle body
Transmission: 6-speed w/ quickshifter
Clutch: Wet multiplate w/ slipper function
Final drive: Endless O-ring chain
Frame: Steel bridge monocoque w/ load-bearing engine
Front suspension; travel: 43mm inverted fork; 8.0 inches
Rear suspension; travel: Linkage-free spring-preload and rebound-damping adjustable shock; 8.6 inches
Wheels: Cross-spoke wire
Front wheel: 2.15 x 21
Rear wheel: 4.25 x 17
Tires: Continental TKC 80
Front tire: 90/90 x 21
Rear tire: 150/70 x 17
Front brake: 305mm discs w/ two-piston floating calipers
Rear brake: 265mm disc w/ single-piston floating caliper
DIMENSIONS and CAPACITIES
Wheelbase: 62.7 inches
Rake: 28 degrees
Trail: 5.0 inches
Seat height: 33.9 inches (optional higher and lower seats)
Fuel capacity: 4.0 gallons
Curb weight: 505 pounds
Colors: Pollux Metallic Matte; Racing Red; Light White
2019 BMW F 800 GS PRICE IN NEPAL : Rs. 36,00,000