MSRP excludes destination & handling fee of $695, tax, title and registration.

First Edition Model Shown.

First Edition Model Shown.

The new BMW R 18.

Soul is all that matters.

The new R 18 invokes the history and the iconic hallmarks of the BMW brand. The result: a true BMW cruiser that is full of character,  surrounding the largest displacement  boxer engine we have ever built and timeless design features, such as the white double striping on the R 18 First Edition. 

The design of the R 18

Your style counts.

Be one of the first to get the R 18. The choice is yours.


R 18 First Edition

The double striping and chromed design elements are characteristic of the First Edition, as is the logo.


R 18

The basic version of the R 18 in Black Storm Metallic insists on purity.

A cruiser at first glance.

The flyline is elongated and low. The double-cradle steel frame covers the powerful, sculpted engine that underlines the impressive presence of the bike. Riders also have a number of custom equipment options: the R 18 is scaled back to its core to allow for full customization. 

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Experience the sound of the R 18

We have counted on the boxer since 1923 with conviction. The 1,802 cc two-cylinder boxer engine of the R 18 is the highest displacement boxer that BMW has ever built. It delivers a maximum torque of 116 lbs-ft at 3,000 rpm. At 4,750 rpm, the Big Boxer delivers 91 hp combining its core tradition with modern technology for pure emotion on the road. 

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Capacity: 1,802 cc
Torque: 116 lbs-ft at 3,000 rpm
Seat height: 27.2“
Horsepower: 91 hp at 4,750 rpm

The right way? Your own

#soulfuel means always keeping your passion and curiosity. Even when you are not sitting on your bike. 

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