BMW Motorrad Malaysia presents the New BMW K 1600 B

BMW Motorrad Malaysia recently announced the arrival of the New BMW K 1600 B, further expanding their local portfolio of powerful motorcycles in the touring segment.

The latest generation of the Bagger brings with it unmistakable style, complemented by unmatched running smoothness and power development, thanks to the formidable engine that sits at the heart of it. Combining the superior performance of the six-cylinder in-line engine with advanced equipment and features, the New BMW K 1600 B makes each long-distance ride an experience that is as comfortable as it is fascinating.

Explore new horizons with the BMW K 1600 B.
The New BMW K 1600 B presents an unmistakable design language that is brimming with presence and is made for gliding from destination to destination. Available in Black Storm Metallic and Manhattan Metallic Matte (Style Exclusive), the Bagger defines its style with a shortened windscreen and a striking rear section featuring LED indicators and brake lights integrated into the side cases. The black six-cylinder in-line engine with Engine Protection Guard completes the strong-charactered overall image. With the accessorised forged handlebars, the Bagger can be easily steered towards the horizon. The Bagger also illuminates the road ahead with a fully LED headlight featuring the Light Icon and Adaptive Cornering Light, complete with LED Auxiliary Lights and Ground-Level Lighting.

The oil/water cooled four-stroke in-line six-cylinder engine sits at the heart of the Bagger with two overhead camshafts placed above the drive shaft, bearing a capacity of 1,649 cc that is capable of 118 kw (160 hp) at 6,750 rpm. The maximum torque of 180 Nm at 5,250 rpm develops an incomparable and effortless push force, allowing the Bagger to reach a maximum speed of 200km/h (180km/h if with floorboards). Riders can also make use of the Reverse Assistant that equip the Bagger as standard, for effortless manoeuvring.

Fuel consumption of the New BMW K 1600 B is measured at 5.9 litres per 100km of travel. Revised according to EU-5 regulations, emission control is offered via a closed-loop three-way catalytic converter to output approximately 137g per kilometre of travel. The alternator in the new Bagger is a 700W three phase-alternator (nominal power) paired with a maintenance-free 12 V/26 Ah battery.

Power is transmitted to the New BMW K 1600 B via a multiple-disc clutch in oil bath with a six-speed helical-toothed transmission, allowing for dynamic bends and greater agility. The centrepiece of the suspension is the cast aluminium bridge-type frame, that is complemented by the BMW Motorrad Duolever on a central spring strut suspension in the front, while the rear suspension is offered via the BMW Motorrad Paralever.

The New BMW K 1600 B also features the BMW Motorrad Integral ABS Pro and the Automatic Stability Control (ASC), along with three riding modes: Rain, Road and Dynamic. The Bagger is also equipped with engine brake control (MSR), Dynamic Traction Control (DTC), Hill Start Control (HSC), electronic cruise control, as well as Dynamic ESA Next Generation (with Automatic Load Levelling) which ensures optimum handling and riding dynamics. The Bagger is also equipped with the Gear Shift Assistant Pro, Reverse Assistant, and Tyre Pressure Control (RDC) as standard.

Riders of the New BMW K 1600 B can also enjoy the on-board computer featuring a 10.25-inch colour TFT display with Connectivity and Integrated Map Navigation powered by the BMW Motorrad Connected App, along with a charging storage for mobile phones (USB-C). The four configurable favourites button cluster further supports intuitive operation, while the Keyless Ride system replaces the conventional ignition for greater riding convenience.

The New BMW K 1600 B also features a range of optional equipment that have been made standard, including the Anti-Theft Alarm and Central Locking System for added safety, as well as the Audio System 2.0 for greater entertainment on every ride. The Bagger can also be fitted with Floorboards for comfortable long-distance riding, while the low height of the newly-designed seat ensures maximum comfort and easy access.

To further personalise the New BMW K 1600 B, owners also have the option to accessorise with a variety of Original BMW Motorrad Accessories be it for storage, connectivity, or appearance as well as for ergonomics and comfort.

Financial Services.
With the Financing Plan from BMW Group Financial Services Malaysia, ownership of the New BMW K 1600 B starts from RM2,108.00 per month (based on the Balloon Financing estimates of an 80% loan on a 4-year tenure). Owners can also enjoy additional benefits with the Industry-Leading Premium Engine Oil Inclusive, Service Inclusive and Warranty Extension Programmes by BMW Motorrad Malaysia. For more information on the programmes, please visit

The retail price (on the road, with BMW Motorrad Malaysia’s All-New 3-Year Warranty and 3-Year Roadside Assistance Programmes, without insurance) for the New BMW K 1600 B is RM173,500.00

For more information on the New BMW K 1600 B, customers may contact their preferred authorised BMW Motorrad dealer or visit the BMW Motorrad Malaysia website here.