Technical Data


Water-cooled 4-stroke in-line two-cylinder engine, four valves per cylinder, two overhead camshafts, dry sump lubrication

Bore / stroke

84 mm x 77 mm


853 cc


95Hp (70kW) at 8,250rpm





92 Nm at 6,250 rpm




Compression ratio

12.7 : 1

Engine management

Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-4

Performance / fuel consumption
Maximum speed

200 km/h

Consumption for 100km

4.1 L (based on WMTC)

Fuel type




Unleaded super, minimum octane number 95 (RON)
OE unleaded regular fuel, minimum octane number 91 (RON)  




Electrical system

permanent magnetic alternator 416 W (nominal power)  


12 V / 10 Ah, maintenance-free  

Power transmission

Multiple-disc wet clutch (anti hopping), mechanically operated  


Constant mesh 6-speed gearbox integrated in crankcase  


Endless O-ring chain with shock damping in rear wheel hub  

Chassis / brakes

Bridge-type frame, steel shell construction  

Front wheel suspension

Upside-down telescopic fork, Ø 43 mm  

Rear wheel suspension

Cast aluminium dual swing arm, central WAD spring strut, spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable, rebound damping adjustable

Suspension travel, front / rear

204 mm / 219 mm (OE: suspension lowering kit 184 mm / 199 mm)  


1,593 mm


126 mm 

Steering head angle



Cross spoke wheels  

Rim, front

2.15 x 21"  

Rim, rear

4.25 x 17"  

Tyre, front

90/90 R 21 

Tyre, rear

150/70 R17

Brake, front

Dual disc brake, floating brake discs, Ø 305 mm, double-piston floating caliper  

Brake, rear

Single disc brake, Ø 265 mm, single-piston floating caliper  


BMW Motorrad ABS (disengageable)  

Dimensions / weights

2,305 mm




Width (incl. mirrors)

922 mm 

Height (excl. mirrors)

1,356 mm

Seat height

860 mm (OE suspension lowering kit: 815 mm, OE low seat: 835 mm, OE comfort seat: 875 mm, OA rallye seat: 890 mm)

Inner leg curve

1,910 mm (OE suspension lowering kit: 1,830 mm, OE low seat: 1,870 mm, OE comfort seat: 1,950 mm, OA rallye seat: 1,980 mm)  

Unladen weight, road ready, fully fuelled

229 kg

Permitted total weight

445 kg 

Payload (with standard equipment)

216 kg

Usable tank volume

15 L


approx. 3.5 L

1) According to guideline 93/93/EWG with all fluids, fuelled with at least 90% of usable tank volume

Standard Equipment

  • BMW Motorrad ABS
  • ASC (Automatic Stability Control)
  • Riding modes Rain / Road
  • On-board computer Pro
  • LED tail light
  • 12 V power socket
  • adjustable handbrake lever and clutch lever
  • engine guard

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Optional Equipment

  • Dynamic ESA (Electronic Suspension Adjustment)
  • DTC (Dynamic Traction Control)
  • Riding modes Pro (Dynamic / Enduro / Enduro Pro)
  • LED headlight incl. LED daytime running light
  • Connectivitiy incl. 6.5" full color TFT display
  • Gear shift assistant Pro
  • Keyless Ride
  • RDC (tyre pressure control)

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More Individuality

For your needs.

Entirely GS: for the F 850 GS, there is a wide range of special equipment and original BMW Motorrad accessories. Allowing you to adapt your motorcycle to perfectly meet your needs and requirements.