Technical data

Engine
Type
Air/liquid-cooled, twin-cylinder four-stroke boxer engine with double overhead spur-gear-driven camshaft and balance shaft.
Bore x stroke
101 mm x 73 mm
Capacity

1,170 cc

Max. output
92 kW (125 bhp) at 7,750 rpm
Max. torque
125 Nm at 6,500 rpm
Compression ratio
12.5 : 1
Fuel/engine management
Electric fuel injection
Emission control
Regulated three-way catalytic converter, compliant with EU4 emission standard
Riding performance / consumption
Maximum speed
Over 200 km/h
Consumption per 100 km based on the WMTC
4.96 l
Fuel type
95-octane (RON) premium unleaded
Electrical system
Alternator
540-W three-phase generator
Battery
12 V / 16 Ah maintenance-free
Transmission
Clutch
Wet clutch with an anti-hopping function, hydraulic activation
Gears
Six-speed helical synchromesh gearbox
Secondary drive
Shaft drive
Suspension / brakes
Frame
Two-section frame made up of front and rear subframes with load-bearing engine/gearbox
Front suspension / spring elements
BMW Motorrad Telelever; stanchion diameter 35 mm, central spring strut
Rear suspension / spring elements
Cast aluminium single-sided swing-arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever; WAD travel-related damping strut, spring pre-load steplessly and hydraulically adjustable via handwheel, adjustable rebound damping
Spring travel, front/rear
120 mm / 136 mm
Wheelbase
1,485 mm
Castor
116 mm
Steering head angle
63.6°
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 brake, floating discs, diameter 320 mm, four-piston fixed calipers
Brake, rear
Single disc brake, diameter 276 mm, double-piston floating caliper
ABS
BMW Motorrad Integral ABS (partially integral)
Dimensions / weights
Length
2,222 mm
Width (including mirrors)

982.8 mm (above case: 984.5 mm)

Height (excluding mirrors)
1,415.6 mm
Seat height, unladen
805 / 825 mm (SE high seat: 830 / 850 mm; SE low seat: 760 / 780 mm)
Rider step length, unladen
1,810 / 1,850 mm (SE high seat: 1875 / 1915 mm; SE low seat: 1,740 / 1,780 mm)
Unladen weight, fully fuelled/road-ready

276 kg

1)
Max. permitted weight
495 kg
Max. load (with standard equipment)
219 kg
Usable tank capacity
25 l
of which reserve
approx. 4 l

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

Standard equipment

Equipment
  • Steplessly adjustable electric windscreen
  • Two-part seat, height-adjustable rider seat (height: 805 mm/825 mm; step length: 1,810 mm/1,850 mm)
  • Built-in side panniers, pannier lids in bike colour
  • Grip heating
  • On-board computer
  • Lockable storage compartment
  • Luggage carrier
  • Centre stand
  • One key system for ignition, steering, fuel filler cap, storage compartments, panniers and seat locks
  • Integrated ignition and steering lock
  • Pillion passenger foot pegs and grab handles
  • Adjustable brake, clutch and gearshift levers
  • On-board literature and tools
Special features
  • 2 riding modes “Rain” and “Road”, each with ASC (Automatic Stability Control)
Electrical system
  • Lights permanently illuminated
  • Free-form headlights height-adjustable using tommy bar
  • High resolution 5.7" TFT multi-functional display with Pro on-board computer: odometer and dual trip automatic distance counters (reset whenever you stop for a break); outside temperature display with ice warning, average and instant consumption, range, average and current speed, oil level; tyre pressure control system; on-board power supply, date; operating times; service date and remaining distance until next service
  • Instrument cluster with speedometer and rev counter
  • Power socket
  • CAN bus with Single Wire System (SWS)
  • Electronic immobilizer
  • Diagnostic interface
  • Hazard warning lights system
  • 540-W generator
  • White LED indicators and LED rear light
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