Technical data



Air/oil-cooled flat twin ('Boxer') 4-stroke engine, two camshafts and four radially aligned valves per cylinder, central counterbalancer shaft 

Bore x stroke
101 mm x 73 mm

1,170 cc

Rated output

81 kW (110 hp) at 7,750 rpm

Max. torque
116 Nm at 6,000 rpm
Compression ratio
Mixture control

Electronic intake pipe fuel injection, electronic engine management with overrun cut-off, twin-spark ignition

Emission control

Controlled 3-way catalytic converter, exhaust emission standards EU-4 

Performance / Fuel Consumption

Maximum speed
Over 200 km/h
Consumption per 100 km based on the WMTC

5.3 L

Fuel type

Unleaded fuel, octane number 95-98 RON (rated output at 98 RON)

Electrical System

720-W three-phase generator

12 V / 12 Ah, maintenance-free 

Power Transmission


Single dry plate clutch, hydraulically operated


Claw-shifted six-speed transmission with helical-cut splines


Shaft drive

Chassis / Brakes


Three-part frame concept with front frame and two-part rear frame, load-bearing engine-gearbox unit, rear-set frame removeable for one-up riding 

Front wheel location / suspension

Telescopic forks, 43 mm fixed-tube diameter 

Rear wheel location / suspension

Cast aluminium single swing-arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever; central spring strut, spring preload via hook wrench can be adjusted infinitely, rebound stage damping adjustable

Spring travel, front/rear
125 mm / 140 mm
1,527 mm
110.6 mm
Steering head angle
61.5 °
Spoke cast wheels
Rim dimensions, front
3.00 x 19"
Rim dimensions, rear
4.50 x 17"
Tyre, front
120/70 ZR 19
Tyre, rear
170/60 ZR 17
Brake, front
Twin disc brake, diameter 320 mm, 4-piston fixed calipers
Brake, rear
Single disc brake, diameter 265 mm, double-piston floating caliper
BMW Motorrad ABS

Dimensions / Weights

Seat height, unladen

850 mm

Inner leg curve

1,890 mm

Usable tank volume

17 L


approx. 3.5 L

2,175 mm
Height (including mirrors)

1,330 mm

Width (including mirrors)
870 mm
Unladen weight, fully fuelled/road-ready

221 kg

Permitted total weight

430 kg

Payload (with standard equipment)

209 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

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