DATA & EQUIPMENT.
As the flagship model of the BMW heritage family, the R nineT of course has other highlights as well as the proven boxer: Compression and rebound damping of the upside-down fork can be manually adjusted. Double instrument cluster with analog speedometer and tachometer swiftly and stylishly tell you all you need to know at a glance. To make your fun riding experience a safe one, it also features standard BMW Motorrad ABS.
Air/oil-cooled 4-stroke flat twin engine with balance shaft, four valves per cylinder, double overhead camshaft, wet sump lubrication
110 hp (81 kW) at 7,750 rpm
86 lb-ft (116 Nm) at 6,000 rpm
12.0 : 1
Electronic fuel injection
Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, exhaust emission standards EU-4
Over 125 mph
44 mpg (WMTC)
Three-phase 720 W alternator
12 V / 14 Ah, maintenance-free
Single dry plate clutch, hydraulically operated
Constant-mesh 6-speed gearbox with helical cut gears
Shaft drive 2.91:1
Four-part frame consisting of one front and three rear sections, load-bearing engine-gearbox unit, removable pillion frame for single rider use
Upside-down telescopic fork, Ø 46 mm
Cast aluminum single-sided swing arm with BMW Paralever; central spring strut, spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable (continuously variable) via handwheel, rebound damping adjustable
4.7” / 4.7” (120 mm / 120 mm)
58.5” (1,487 mm)
4.2” (107.9 mm)
Wire spoke wheels
3.50 x 17"
5.50 x 17”
120/70 ZR 17
180/55 ZR 17
Dual floating disc brakes, 4-piston calipers, diameter 320 mm
Single disc brake, diameter 265 mm, dual-piston floating caliper
83.1” (2,110 mm)
35.5” (900 mm)
48.8” (1,240 mm)
Standard Seat: 31.7", Custom Front Seat: 31.3"
Standard Seat: 70.3", Custom Front Seat: 69.9"
489 lbs (222 kg)1)
948 lbs (430 kg)
459 lbs (208 kg)
4.8 gal (18 l)
Approx. 0.8 gal (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.
Adjustable Rear Suspension Spring Preload
Adjustable Rear Shock Absorber Rebound
Aluminum Fuel Tank
LED Tail Light
Modular Frame Concept
Smoked Grey Turn Signal Lenses
Two Section Dual Seat
Upside-Down Forks with Adjustable Compression/Rebound Damping