Technical data

Engine
Design

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

Bore x stroke
82 mm x 75.6 mm
Capacity
798 cc
Max. output
66 kW (90 HP) at 8,000 rpm (output reduction 35 kW (48 HP) at 6,750 rpm possible)
Max. torque
86 Nm at 5,800 rpm (output reduction: 69 Nm at 3,500 rpm)
Compression ratio
12.0:1
Mixture Control

Electric injection

Emission Control

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

CO2 emission based on WMTC

99 g/km

Riding performance / consumption
Maximum speed
Over 200 km/h
Fuel consumption per 100 km at a constant 90 km/h
3.6 l
Fuel consumption per 100 km at a constant 120 km/h
4.8 litres
Fuel type

Unleaded super, minimum octane number 95 (RON) 

Electrical system
Alternator
Permanent magnet generator 400 W
Battery
12 V / 12 Ah, maintenance-free
Transmission
Clutch

Multiple-disc clutch in oil bath, mechanically operated

Gears
6-speed synchromesh gearbox built into crankcase
Secondary drive
Endless O-ring chain with cush damping at rear wheel hub
Suspension / brakes
Frame

Bridge-type frame, cast aluminium, load-bearing engine

Front suspension / spring elements
Upside Down fork
Rear wheel location / suspension

Cast aluminium dual swing arm, central spring strut, spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable (continuously variable) at handwheel, rebound damping adjustable

Spring travel, front/rear
125 mm / 125 mm
Wheelbase
1,526 mm
Castor

91 mm

Steering head angle
64°
Wheels
Cast aluminium
Rim dimensions, front
3.50 x 17"
Rim dimensions, rear
5.50 x 17”
Tyre, front
120/70 ZR 17
Tyre, rear
180/55 ZR 17
Brake, front
Twin disc brakes, floating discs, diameter 320 mm, four-piston radial brake calipers
Brake, rear
Single disc brake, diameter 265 mm, single-piston floating caliper
ABS
BMW Motorrad ABS
Dimensions / weights
Length
2,145 mm
Width (including mirrors)
860 mm
Height (excluding mirrors)
1,235 mm
Seat height, unladen

790 mm (SE low seat: 770 mm, OE high seat: 820 mm)

Rider step length, unladen
1,780 mm (SE low seat: 1,740 mm, SE high seat: 1,835 mm)
Unladen weight, fully fuelled/road-ready

203 kg

1)
Dry weight
n/a
2)
Max. permitted weight
405 kg
Max. load (with standard equipment)

202 kg

Usable tank capacity
15 l
of which reserve
approx. 3 l

1) As defined in EU directive 93/93/EEC, filled with all operating fluids, fuelled to at least 90% of usable tank capacity

2) Unladen weight without operating fluids.

Standard equipment

Equipment
  • Cockpit fairing
  • One-part seat (seat height: 790 mm; step length: 1,780 mm)
  • Pillion passenger foot pegs and grab handles
  • Front mudguard positioned close to wheel (in vehicle colour)
  • One key system for ignition, steering, fuel filler cap and seat locks
  • · Integrated ignition and steering lock
  • Brake lever and clutch lever adjustable
  • On-board literature and tools
  • BMW Motorrad ABS
  • Ride-by-wire
  • Riding Modes Rain/Road
  • Stainless Steel Exhaust

Electrical system
  • Symmetrical headlights permanently illuminated
  • Multifunction display: digital clock, total and (two) trip distance counters, fuel gauge incl. reserve, engine temperature display, service interval indicator
  • Instrument cluster with speedometer and rev counter
  • CAN bus with Single Wire System (SWS)
  • Electronic immobilizer
  • Diagnostic interface
  • Hazard warning lights
  • Indicators with smoked glass
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