BMW C 650 GT Review
BMW 650 GT is the flagship scooter offered by the brand. The C 650 GT makes in-town journey easier, and its awesome speed makes the out of the town trip also much fun and full of joy. This is a highly practical scooter, which offers large storage space in two glove boxes and for the luggage there is an option to an eight-gallon storage. For power and performance, it is equipped with a 647cc engine, which is mated with CVT gearbox and is capable of generating 60 hp and maximum torque of 66.4 Nm. The brand has also fitted it with latest generation safety and braking system that keep the vehicle under control.
The maxi scooter generates an impressive power and still it offers decent fuel economy. It is fitted with oodles of fancy and smart looking amenities, like LED day time running light side body coat, which looks impressive and offers strong ground appearance. There are other futuristic things like a parking brake integrated on the side stand, a windshield is electrically adjustable and central locking.
This scooter looks smart, just like one could expect from BMW. Talking about the scooter coat, it is elegant and protects rider legs. To provides sporty touch, the brand has fitted the Akrapovic Sport Silencer that generates throaty sound. To make it more classic the manufacturer fitted single unit of headlamp which contains two set of lights and an aerodynamically designed visor is mounted over it. Overall body dimension measures, 2,218 mm X 916 mm X 1,411 mm (L X W X H).
Engine, Economy & Performance:
The BMW's C 650 GT is equipped with 647cc two cylinder four stroke liquid cooled DOHC engine. This unit bangs out 60 hp of power at 7,500 rpm and 66.4 Nm of peak torque at 6,000 rpm. Its power mill is matched with the continous variable transmission that delivers power smoothly. This machine is capable enough to attain the top speed of 175 kmph and provides decent fuel economy of 22 kmpl at the time when the throttle is twisted hardly.
This brilliant machine is crafted over steel tube with aluminium die cast unit that provides exceptional feedback that enhances agility. For the smooth and highly comfortable ride, it is occupied with upside down fork at the front side and single sided swing arm at the rear end. For excellent gripping, the aluminium wheels are covered with the tyre size of 120/70 ZR 15 at the front and 160/60 ZR 15 at the rear portion. The suspension system and tyres both of them cumulatively offers brilliant handling and road-hugging feel.
Safety, Braking and Miscellaneous:
For effective braking, this maxi scooter is occupied with two rotor brake of 270 mm diameter with two-piston floating disc brake at the front portion and 270 mm of single disc brake with two piston floating calliper at the rear side. The brand offers this model with an anti-lock braking system that improve its braking configuration and does not let the scooter skid on wet surfaces.
This is one of the most popular maxi scooters from the German manufacturer, which is equipped with highly refined powertrain and futuristic technology. It has bold and bulky body language making this an eye-catching vehicle that one could not resist without seeing it.