The twin is smoother and more powerful but the single gets better gas mileage.
Bmw f650gs twin vs single.
In 2008 the single cylinder f650gs was discontinued and replaced by an all new design featuring a 798 cc parallel twin engine.
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Engine 798cc parallel twin f800 84bhp at 7500rpm and 61lbft at 5750rpm f650 70bhp at 7000rpm and 55lbft at 4500rpm top speed mph na transmission six speed chain drive weight kg 179 185 seat.
The bmw f series is a family of parallel twin engine dual sport motorcycles manufactured in berlin germany by bmw motorradlaunched in 2008 the range comprises the f650gs f700gs f800gs and f800gsain 2012 the f700gs replaced the discontinued f650gs and in 2013 the f800gsa was introduced with a 24 litre 53 imp gal.
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Bringing home a new ride and considerations for selecting the 650 twin over the 800.
I had a 2007 f650gs single and now own a 2011 f650gs twin.
If you like the old single cylinder f650gs the g650gs is much of the same only newer.
My single spark doesnt surge so im assuming the modification worked when they swopped to twin plugs i get 70mpg on a run out of the single spark and i only need to worry about 1 coil spark plug etc etctop speed is 379mph according to my garmin sat nav.
2012 650 adventure touring shootout.
Dont quote me on this but i believe they both hold the same amount of gas so the single will go farther on that tank then the twin.
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Why did it fail.
In truth it was nothing to do with the bikes performance or ride more a victim of the financial crisis and the fact bmw launched the parallel twin f series bikes with their enhanced practicality and improved rider assists.
Twin spark was introduced to stop the surging of the single spark.
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