Technical data



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

Bore / stroke

80 mm x 49.7 mm


999 cc    

Rated output

121 kW (165 Hp) at 11,000 rpm    

Max. torque

114 Nm at 9,250 rpm    

Compression ratio

12.5 :1        

Mixture control

Electronic intake pipe injection    

Emission control

Regulated three-way catalytic converter

Performance / fuel consumption

Maximum speed

over 200 kph    

Fuel consumption per 100 km based on WMTC

6.2 l/100km 

CO2 emission based on WMTC

144 g/km    

Fuel type

Premium-grade unleaded petrol, minimum 95 octane (RON)

Electrical system


493 W 


12 V / 9 Ah, maintenance-free    

Power transmission


Multiplate clutch in oil bath, slipper clutch, self-reinforcing    


Six-speed synchromesh gearbox with spur gears    

Final drive

Chain drive, 17/45

Chassis / brakes


Aluminium composite bridge frame, partially self-supporting engine    

Front wheel location / suspension

Upside-down telescopic fork, diameter 45 mm, electronic self-adjusting rebound/compression damping (Dynamic ESA)    

Rear wheel location / suspension

Aluminium double-sided swing-arm, central spring strut, electronic preload adjuster,  electronic self-adjusting rebound/compression damping (Dynamic ESA)    

Suspension travel, front / rear

150 mm / 150 mm    


1,522 mm


116 mm    

Steering head angle



cast aluminium    

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 brakes, diameter 320 mm, floating discs, radial four-piston fixed calipers    

Brake, rear

Single disc brake, diameter 265 mm, twin-piston floating caliper    


BMW Motorrad Race ABS, partially integral    

Dimensions / weights

Seat height

840 mm (790 mm with optional lowered suspension)    

Inner leg curve

1,880 mm (1,809 mm with optional lowered suspension)

Usable tank volume

20 l    


approx. 4 l    


2,333 mm

Height (excl. mirrors)

1,411 mm    

Width excl. panniers (incl. panniers)

917 mm (967 mm) 

Dry weight

205 kg    

Unladen weight, road ready, fully fuelled

226 kg

Permitted total weight

450 kg

Payload (with standard equipment)

224 kg

1) According to guideline VO (EU) 168/2013 with all fluids, with standard equipment and fuelled with at least 90% of usable tank volume.


Standard Equipment

  • Colour 6.5-inch TFT screen with BMW Motorrad Connectivity
  • Dynamic Traction Control
  • ABS Pro
  • MSR - Dynamic Engine Brake Control
  • Dynamic Brake Light
  • Comfort turn indicators (Self-Cancelling)
  • LED headlight, tail light and indicators
  • Power socket
  • Hill Start Control Pro
  • Keyless Ride
  • Dynamic-ESA Pro
  • Gear Shift Assist Pro
  • Heated Grips
  • Cruise Control

Optional Equipment (OE)

  • Low Seat
  • Anti-theft Alarm System
  • Low Suspension
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Optional Equipment and Accessories.

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