Technical data



Water-cooled 4-stroke in-line two-cylinder engine, four valves per cylinder, two overhead camshafts, dry sump lubrication 

Bore x stroke

84 mm x 77 mm 


853 cc

Rated output

66 kW (90 hp) at 8,000 rpm

Max. torque

86 Nm at 6,250 rpm 

Compression ratio

12.7 : 1 

Mixture control

Electronic injection  

Emission control

Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-5

Performance / Fuel Consumption

Maximum speed

197 km/h

Fuel consumption per 100 km based on WMTC

4.2 L

CO2 emission based on WMTC

98 g/km

Fuel type

Unleaded regular fuel, minimum octane number 91 (RON)

Electrical System


permanent magnetic alternator 416 W (nominal power) 


12 V / 10 Ah, maintenance-free 

Power Transmission


Multiple-disc wet clutch (anti hopping), mechanically operated


Constant mesh 6-speed gearbox integrated in crankcase 


Endless O-ring chain with shock damping in rear wheel hub 

Chassis / Brakes


Bridge-type steel frame in shell construction 

Front wheel location / suspension

Upside-down telescopic fork, Ø 43 mm 

Rear wheel location / suspension

Cast aluminium dual swing-arm, central WAD spring strut, spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable, rebound damping adjustable

Suspension travel, front / rear

230 mm / 215 mm (OE: suspension lowering kit 210mm / 195mm) 


1,593 mm 


124.6 mm 

Steering head angle



Cross-spoke wheels  

Rim, front

2.15 x 21" 

Rim, rear

4.25 x 17" 

Tyre, front

90/90 21 

Tyre, rear

150/70 R17

Brake, front

Dual disc brake, floating brake discs, Ø 305 mm, double-piston floating caliper 

Brake, rear

Single disc brake, Ø 265 mm, single-piston floating caliper 


BMW Motorrad ABS (switchable)  

Dimensions / Weights

Seat height

875mm (OE suspension lowering kit: 815mm, OE low seat: 835mm, OE double seat: 860mm, OA rallye seat: 890mm)

Inner leg curve

1,950 mm (OE suspension lowering kit: 1,830 mm, OE low seat: 1,870 mm, OE double seat 1,910mm, OA rallye seat: 1,980 mm) 

Usable tank volume

23 L


approx. 3.5 L


2,300 mm 

Height (excluding mirrors)

1,437 mm 

Width (including mirrors)

939 mm 

Unladen weight, fully fuelled/road-ready (1)

244 kg

Permitted total weight

455 kg 

Payload (with standard equipment)

211 kg

1) According to directive VO (EU) 168/2013 with all operating fluids, with standard equipment and refuelled with min. 90% of the usable fuel tank capacity.

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