Technical data


Rated output
201 hp at 12,750 rpm
Oil/water-cooled, four-cylinder, four-stroke, in-line engine with four valves per cylinder
Bore x stroke
80 mm x 49.7 mm
999 cc
Max. torque
83 lb-ft at 11,000 rpm
Compression ratio
13.3 : 1
Mixture control
Electronic intake pipe injection / digital engine management system: BMS-O with throttle-by-wire

Performance / fuel consumption

Maximum speed
170 mph
Fuel type
Premium unleaded (max. 5 % ethanol, E5), 98 ROZ/RON, 93 AKI

Electrical system

Permanent magnet alternator with 450 W (nominal power)

Power transmission

Multiplate clutch in oil bath, slipper clutch, self-reinforcing
Constant-mesh 6-speed gearbox integrated in the transmission housing
Chain 525 17/47

Chassis / brakes

Bridge-type frame, cast aluminum, load-bearing engine
Front wheel location / suspension
Upside-down telescopic fork, diameter 45 mm, electronic self-adjusting rebound/compression damping (Dynamic ESA)
Rear wheel location / suspension
Aluminum twin-sided swingarm, DDC Dynamic Damping Control (central shock absorber), adjustable spring preload, rebound and compression stages electronically adjustable
Suspension travel, front / rear
5.4" / 5.4"
Steering head angle
Aluminum forged wheel
Rim, front
3.50 x 17"
Rim, rear
6.00 x 17"
Tire, front
120/70 ZR17
Tire, rear
200/55 ZR17
Brake, front
Twin disc brake, diameter 320 mm, 4-piston fixed caliper
Brake, rear
Single disc brake, diameter 220 mm, 1-piston floating caliper
BMW Motorrad Integral ABS (partial integral, can be switched off)

Dimensions / weights

Seat height at unladen weight
Inner leg curve at unladen weight
Usable tank volume
approx. 5.3 gal
approx. 1 gal
85.4" (over rear wheel)
54.4" (above mirror, unladen weight)
33.5" (without accessories)
Unladen weight, road ready, fully fueled
492 lbs
Permitted total weight
992 lbs
Dry weight
465.1 lbs

1) With all operating fluids, with standard equipment and refueled with min. 90% of the usable fuel tank capacity.


Standard equipment

  • Riding modes Pro (Rain, Road, Dynamic, Race, Race Pro 1–3, Pit Lane Limiter, Launch Control, Dynamic Traction Control (DTC) +/- Shift, Wheelie Control, Slide Control, Dynamic Brake Control (DBC), shift assistant Pro, Automatic Hill Start Control (HSC) Pro)
  • TFT display with M start-up animation
  • Headlight Pro with adaptive headlight
  • Dynamic Damping Control (DDC)
  • M battery
  • M Forged wheels
  • M titanium rear silencer
  • M brake
  • BMW Motorrad ABS Pro
  • Sport windscreen
  • Adjustable steering damper
  • M seat
  • M brake and clutch lever
  • Keyless Ride
  • Tire Pressure Monitor (TPM)
  • Heated grips
  • Cruise control
  • USB charging interface
  • Ultimate Care Break-In Service


Optional equipment

  • M Competition package with M Carbon wheels, M rider footrests, M rear footrests, M GPS-Laptrigger activation code, carbon parts (covers for front and rear wheel as well as pinion, chain guard, side trim panel on the left/right, ignition steering lock cover, cockpit interior trim)
  • Handlebar end mirrors
  • M Carbon wheel
  • M Sport seat low with 32.3”  seat height
  • M sport seat high with 34.3” seat height
  • Anti-theft alarm
  • Standard S 1000 XR windscreen
  • Preparation for navigation device
  • M GPS-Laptrigger (activation code)
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