Bike review: BMW's upgraded K 1600 range is a tour de force

A new feature is the engine drag control, a form of traction control, available in each of the three riding modes. PHOTO: BMW MOTORRAD
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MALAGA (SPAIN) - The BMW K 1600 range of touring motorcycles is renowned for its silky smooth six-cylinder engines, underscored by a signature "sewing machine-like" whine under acceleration.

These big, luxurious bikes were first launched in 2010. For 2022, the entire line-up - comprising the K 1600 GT, the GTL, the B and the Grand America - has been revised.

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