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2021 BMW K1600 Grand America Touring Bike Review Specs

The new 2021 BMW K1600 Grand America Touring Bike is a unique fully-equipped touring motorcycle that always allows the rider to get closer to the road without compromising the riding pleasure.

The bike always seduces the rider to ride an extra mile, thanks to its legendary 6-cylinder in-line engine that triumphs with an unparalleled smoothness and impressive power. From the windshield to the distinctive rear with enough space for two passengers, all the way to the easy-to-use top case and backrests, there’s an understated cool thing about the Bagger.

Grand America makes the horizon seem boundless and yet within reach. The review of the 2021 BMW K1600 Grand America Touring Bike with its price and specification is given below.

2021 BMW K1600 Grand America Touring Bike – Features and Price

2021 BMW K1600 Grand America Touring Bike

Shaped by Freedom

With iconic low-slung lines, the luxury touring Bagger becomes one with the road. The low passenger seat, with an integrated top case and backrest, makes sharing the open road a breeze. The rear light design of the bike is integrated into the back cases that help the motorcycle stand out in the crowd.

Also Read: 2021 K 1600 B BMW Touring Bike Review

Dynamic ESA

The standard Dynamic ESA significantly enhances the first-class riding comfort of the 2021 BMW K1600 Grand America Touring Bike. It guarantees the best traction, safety, and highest level of comfort.

Dynamic ESA controls the suspension depending on the driving condition and riding maneuvers by automatically adjusting to the detected conditions. In this way, it guarantees significantly improved contact between tire and road, even when in a lean. It enables riding characteristics that are always stable and an added boost in safety and comfort.

2021 BMW K1600 Grand America Touring Bike

Simply Reverse

Steps paths and extremely narrow space conditions or even parking spots are no issue with the convenient Reverse Assist. Activate the Reverse Assist by putting the motorcycle into neutral and engaging the function with the help of a button on the left handlebar.

As soon as the R is shown on the screen and started by pressing it, the rider can glide out of his parking space with ease and get going to his next destination with significant momentum.

2021 BMW K1600 Grand America Touring Bike – Price

The new 2021 BMW K1600 Grand America Touring Motorcycle is available for $26,295 only.

2021 BMW K1600 Grand America Touring Bike

2021 BMW K1600 Grand America Touring Bike – Technical Specifications


Type Oil-/watercooled, 4-stroke in-line 6-cylinder, two overhead camshafts, four valves-per-cylinder
Bore x stroke 72mm x 67.5mm
Capacity 1,649cc
Rated output 160hp (118kW) @ 7,750rpm
Maximum torque 129lb-ft (175Nm) @ 5,250rpm
Compression ratio 12.2:1
Mixture control / engine management Electronic fuel injection having ride-by-wire throttle system
Emission control The closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-4

Performance / fuel consumption

Maximum speed 101 mph
Fuel consumption 41 mpg (WMTC)
Fuel type Premium Unleaded

Electrical system

Alternator Three-phase 700W alternator
Battery 12V / 19Ah, maintenance-free

Power transmission

Clutch Multiple-disc clutch in oil bath
Gearbox Constant-mesh 6-speed gearbox having helical cut gears
Drive Shaft drive 2.75:1


Frame Aluminum bridge-type frame with load-bearing engine
Front-wheel location / suspension BMW Duolever; central spring strut
Rear-wheel location/suspension BMW Paralever
Suspension travel front / rear 4.5-inch / 4.9-inch (115mm / 125mm)
Wheelbase 63.7-inch (1,618mm)
Castor 4.2-inch (106.4mm)
Steering head angle 62.2-degree
Wheels Cast aluminum wheels
Rim, front 3.50 x 17-inch
Rim, rear 6 x 17-inch
Front Tires 120/70 ZR 17
Rear Tires 190/55 ZR 17
Front Brake Dual floating disc brakes, 4-piston fixed calipers having a diameter of 320mm
Rear Brake Single disc brake, diameter 320mm, dual-piston floating caliper
ABS BMW Motorrad Integral (part-integral)

Dimensions / weights

Overall Length 100.8 inches (2,560mm)
Overall Width 39.4 inches (1,000mm)
Overall Height 56.7 inches (1,440mm)
Seat height, unladen weight Extra-High Seat: 31.9″, High Seat: 30.7″, Standard Seat 29.5″
Inner leg curve, unladen weight Extra-High Seat: 71.7″, High Seat: 69.7″, Standard Seat 67.7″
Unladen weight, road ready, fully fueled 802 lbs (364 kg)
Permitted total weight 1,235lbs (560kg)
Payload 432lbs (196 kg)
Usable tank volume 7gallons
Reserve Approx. One gal (4 l)

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