New BMW K 1600 B Now In Malaysia – RM173,500

BMW Motorrad Malaysia announced the arrival of the new BMW K 1600 B for the Malaysian market. 

  • The new BMW K 1600 B was introduced globally in March 2022.
  • The engine is heavily updated to meet the latest Euro5 emission standard. 

Initially revealed back in 2010, the six-cylinder luxury tourer returns to BMW’s lineup for 2022.

The biggest improvement is the engine, with the in-line six has been updated with improved emission figures.

Also new is the addition of new engine control, knock sensor system and a new engine drag torque control.

That said, while the mill continue to churn 160hp but it is now available at a lower 6,750rpm. The torque is also upped to 180Nm @ 5,250rpm. 

Accompanying the impressive figure is a set of electronics including multiple riding modes; Road, Dynamic and Rain, Dynamic Traction Control, Hill Start Control, and electronic cruise control.

The K 1600 B is also fitted with Gear Shift Assistant Pro, Reverse Assistant and Tyre Pressure Control as standard.

Elsewhere, the K 1600 B features Dynamic ESA Next Generation electronic suspension with automatic load levelling which allows the bike to adapt on the fly to riding conditions. 

There’s also a new 10.25-inch TFT colour dash, providing turn-by-turn navigation and comprehensive information via BMW Motorrad Connected app. Also fitted is a UBS-C port and smartphone compartment. 

Other notable improvements include a fully adaptive LED lighting with swivelling ‘adaptive headlight’ that shine through corners. For added safety, the K 1600 B gets Anti-Theft Alarm and Central Locking System. 

According to BMW Motorrad Malaysia, the new BMW K 1600 B can be yours for RM173,500.


A passionate football fan and anything two-wheels. He likes to commute on his 150cc scooter on a daily basis and occasionally takes a long trip with his 750cc machine just to "tapau" his favourite "roti canai". With a journalism background, he likes to write as much as he rides.

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