R nineT Racer

From $21,690*

*Manufacturer’s Recommended Ride Away Price for a new BMW R nineT Racer with no optional extras. Price is based on the motorcycle being garaged in Sydney metro and a private owner with a good driving record. Price may vary according to individual circumstances and may vary between authorised BMW Motorrad dealers and states/territories. Please consult your authorised BMW Motorrad dealer for further details.

All motorcycles are supplied only with equipment required by law (e.g. reflectors as per Euro 4 standard). Illustrations on this website may differ from this.

The BMW R nine T Racer.

Strong character. Dynamic. Air-cooled.

The BMW R nineT Racer lets you relive the era of legendary superbikes. Far removed from obsessive retro romanticism, but rather on a customisable bike with innovative technology and in customary BMW Motorrad quality. Crouched behind the striking half fairing, both hands tight on the low-slung handlebar grips, you can feel the powerful boxer work, you hear its unmistakeable roar. And you already know: only a strong character can hold the racing line. On the road, as in life.

Available Colours

Choose your style.

A striking motorbike needs a striking paint job: make your Racer your own with our motorsport style - or the new Option 719 paintwork.

Light White

This paint emphasizes the sporty character of the R nineT Racer.

Opt. 719 Black Storm Metallic / Aurum

An elegant play of colours is created by the combination of rich black and the shiny gold colour.

Model Variants

Specification.

Specification.

  • Available in Light Work
  • BMW Motorrad ABS
  • Dynamic Brake Light
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3 Years Warranty.

Ride on & on & on. We're giving you an extra year. 

Now there's a 3-year warranty on all motorcycles.*

* Valid on new motorcycles purchased from 1st October 2018

 

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Style in the fast lane.

The design of the R nineT Racer unmistakably takes inspiration from the motorsports of the 70s. The elongated proportions extend through the entire design and promise pure acceleration. The distinctive half-shell fairing, the tank and the seat shape the slim silhouette. The long wheelbase and the low-slung handlebars positioned far to the front complete the low, sporty seating position. Then the high-set, far back footrests: as a rider, you literally lie on the bike. Surrounded by the white bodywork, which clearly stands out against the dark driving parts and technology. Even the tape that runs from the front to the rear in the BMW motorsport colours seems to constantly call for the next acceleration.
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Twin-cylinder boxer engine

116
Nm maximum tightening torque at 6,000 rpm
220
kg weight fully fuelled/road-ready
1,170
cc capacity
805
mm seat height
Air/oil-cooled flat twin (‘Boxer’) 4-stroke engine, two camshafts and four radially aligned valves per cylinder, central balancer shaft

Powerful boxer for chasing the racing line.

Powerful boxer for chasing the racing line.

The R nineT Racer's technology is just as confident and strong as its design: the drive and the vehicle electrical system have thrilled since the BMW R nineT. The R nineT Racer also meets the current EU-4 standard thanks to its state-of-the-art technology. The powerful air-cooled, two-cylinder boxer engine features a capacity of 1170 ccm and 81 kW (110 bhp) of output for a highly dynamic power delivery, even at low speeds. Simply a typical boxer.

Thanks to the half fairing and the low seating position, you can even enjoy continuous high speeds. The standard ABS and optional ASC ensure that you are always safe when you bring the full power on the road. In addition, the 2-in-1 exhaust in the typical café racer design shows that the technology does not have to hide away, either.

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The highlights of the R nine T Racer

Half shell in typical Racer look.
Tape in typical BMW motorsport colours.
Speedometer and rev counter.
Racing seat hump with small stowage compartment.
Cast alloy wheels.
Distinctive line style.
"nineT" logo on air inlet.
Stainless steel exhaust system

Sporty and Dynamic.

Sporty and Dynamic.

The R nineT Racer's handlebars are positioned low on the upper fork bridge. The moderate offset protects the wrists. The footrests, on the other hand, have made their way backwards and upwards to support the sporty seating position. In addition, the optional custom rider's seat lowers the seat height from 805 mm to 795 mm.

The cushion on the rider's seat is slightly raised at the rear. This ensures perceptible relief for the back on long rides. Just like the dynamically designed half fairing – especially at speeds of over 90 km/h.

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More Individuality

Customising with style.

With the extensive range of exclusive optional equipment from BMW Motorrad Spezial, you get more from your racer – with the classic designer option 719 milled parts set for example. You get more power with HP Parts. And for everything else there are the Original BMW Motorrad accessories.

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BMW Motorrad Spezial

Bring your character onto the road.
No tinkering, no surprises, no compromises. With BMW Motorrad Spezial, you get a bike with your personal touches and the highest quality standards.

At BMW Motorrad Spezial, you will find particularly high-quality designer optional equipment such as the exclusive Option 719 milled parts set and Spezial colours or performance enhancing accessories from HP Parts.

The interplay between long-standing development skills from BMW Motorrad and the interaction of complex production processes connected with tradition-steeped craftsmanship facilitate a new level of significance and exclusivity.

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The R nine T Racer in Japan

Joyful Racing.

The R nineT Racer in Japan.

Racing isn’t always just about speed and performance. It’s also about fun and style, friendship and freedom. Japan’s vintage racers are celebrating precisely this spirit of racing. In the metropolis of Tokyo, Joy Lewis meets customizer Daisuke Mukasa and his Curry Speed Club. She rides her R nineT Racer through the megacity and heads out to lonely mountain roads near Mount Fuji and a vintage motorcycle race at Fuji Speedway.  

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Accessories for the R nine T Racer

Rider Equipment

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