Technical data

Engine
Type

Water/oil-cooled 4-cylinder 4-stroke in-line engine, four valves per cylinder, two overhead camshafts

Bore x stroke
80 mm x 49.7 mm
Capacity

999 cc

Max. output

118 kW (160 hp) at 11,000 rpm

Max. torque

112 Nm at 9,250 rpm

Compression ratio
12.1 : 1
Fuel/engine management
Electric fuel injection
Emission control

2 closed-loop 3-way catalytic converters, EU-3 norm with interference pipe and acoustic valves

Performance / fuel consumption
Maximum speed
Over 200 km/h
Fuel consumption per 100 km at constant 90 km/h

5.4 l

Fuel consumption per 100 km at constant 120 km/h

5.6 l

Fuel type

Super (premium) unleaded, octane number 95 - 98 (RON) (knock control; rated output at 98 RON)

Electrical system
Alternator

350 W

Battery
12 V / 9 Ah, maintenance-free
Power Transmission
Clutch

Multiplate clutch in oil bath, anti-hopping clutch, mechanically controlled

Gears

Constant-mesh 6-speed gearbox, straight-toothed

Drive

Chain 17/45

Chassis / brakes
Frame

Aluminium composite bridge frame, partially self-supporting engine

Front wheel location / suspension

Upside-down telescopic fork Ø 46 mm, compression and rebound stage adjustable

Rear wheel location / suspension

Aluminium 2-sided swing arm, rebound damping adjustable

Suspension travel front / rear

120 mm / 120 mm

Wheelbase
1,439 mm
Castor
98.5 mm
Steering head angle

65.4°

Wheels

Cast aluminium wheels

Rim, front

3.50 x 17"

Rim, rear

6.00 x 17"

Tyre, front
120/70 ZR 17
Tyre, rear
190/55 ZR 17
Brake, front

Twin disc brake, floating brake calipers, radial 4-piston fixed caliper, diameter 320 mm, 5 mm thick

Brake, rear

Single disc brake, single piston floating caliper, diameter 220 mm, 5 mm thick

ABS

BMW Motorrad Race ABS (part-integral), disengageable

Dimensions / weights
Length
2,057 mm
Width (including mirrors)
845 mm
Height (excluding mirrors)
1,228 mm
Seat height, unladen weight

815 mm

Inner leg curve, unladen weight

1,805 mm

Unladen weight, fully fuelled/road-ready

207 kg

1)
Max. permitted weight
407 kg
Max. load (with standard equipment)

200 kg

Usable tank capacity
17.5 l
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
  • ABS
  • ASC (traction control)
  • HP titanium rear silencer
  • Two-part seat (seat height: 814 mm; step length: 1,805 mm)
  • One key system for ignition, steering, fuel filler cap and passenger seat locks
  • Integrated ignition and steering lock
  • Adjustable handbrake lever
  • Small storage compartment with on-board tools under the passenger seat
  • On-board literature

Special features
  • New main frame rear section same as S 1000 RR
  • Reduced side trim
  • Pro shift assistant
  • Aluminium tank
  • Multi-disc oil bath clutch, anti-hopping, mechanically operated
  • Removable number-plate carrier
  • 2 riding modes “Rain” and “Road”, each with ABS and ASC (Automatic Stability Control)
  • "Best Lap in Progress" function for active racetrack training

Electrical system
  • Permanently illuminated lights and hazard warning lights system
  • Headlamps and high-beam headlamps, asymmetrically arranged
  • Multi-functional display dimmable with 5 gradations (speed indicator with odometer, trip distance counter, clock, lap timer, analogue rev. counter, current gear and range display); two standard riding modes "Road", in combination with dynamic traction control (DTC) and Pro riding modes (Plus 2 modes, ASC becomes DTC, ABS Pro, with launch control and pitlane limiter. Dynamic Pro becomes USER mode and can be configured); statistic functions for the racetrack like average throttle and brake portion, number of gearshifts (Vmin/Vmax), freeze function; programmable shift light, "Best Lap in Progress"
  • 406-W three-phase generator
  • Drop sensor
  • CAN bus with Single Wire System (SWS)
  • Electronic immobilizer
  • Diagnostic interface
  • Smoke grey indicators and LED rear light
  • Improved readability of the instrument panel
  • Adjustment of the inclination
  • OBD cable connector in the rear

Standard Specs for Thailand 

  • DTC
  • Gear Shift Assistant Pro
  • DDC
  • Riding Modes PRO
  • Side reflectors 
  • ABS PRO
  • Heated grips
  • Cruise Control
  • Engine Spoiler
  • LED turn indicator white

Technical data relate to the unladen weight (DIN)

1) According to Directive 93/93/EEC with all fluids, fuelled to at least 90% of usable fuel tank

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