Technical data


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

Bore / stroke

82 mm x 75.6 mm

798 cc
Rated output

66 kW (90 HP) at 8,000 rpm (output reduction

35 kW (48 HP) at 6,750 rpm possible)

Max. torque
86 Nm at 5,800 rpm (output reduction: 69 Nm at 3,500 rpm)
Compression ratio
Mixture control

Electronic intake pipe injection 

Emission control

Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-4 

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

4.3 L

Fuel type

Unleaded super, minimum octane number 95 (RON) 

Electrical system

three-phase alternator 400 W 

12 V / 12 Ah, maintenance-free
Power transmission

Multiple-disc clutch in oil bath, mechanically operated 


Constant mesh 6-speed gearbox integrated into crankcase 


Belt drive with shock damper 

Chassis / brakes
Bridge-type aluminium frame with load-bearing engine
Front wheel location / suspension

Telescopic fork, Ø 43 mm

Rear wheel location / suspension

Cast aluminium single-sided swing arm with eccentric adjustment for rear axle, central spring strut, spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable (continuously variable) at handwheel, rebound damping adjustable 

Suspension travel, front / rear

125 mm / 123 mm

1,514 mm
98 mm
Steering head angle
Cast aluminium
Rim dimensions, front
3.50 x 17"
Rim dimensions, rear
5.50 x 17”
Tyre, front
120/70 ZR 17
Tyre, rear
180/55 ZR 17
Brake, front

Dual disc brake, floating brake discs, diameter 320 mm, 4-piston radial brake calipers

Brake, rear
Single disc brake, diameter 265 mm, single-piston floating caliper
BMW Motorrad ABS
Dimensions / weights
Seat height

800 mm (High comfort seat (accessory): 845 mm; Low seat (OE)/ Extra low seat (accessory): 765 mm)

Inner leg curve

1,835 mm (High comfort seat (accessory): 1,910 mm; Low seat (OE)/Extra low seat (accessory): 1,755 mm)

Usable tank volume

15 L


approx. 3 L

2,156 mm
Height (excluding mirrors)
1,248 mm
Width (including mirrors)
905 mm
Unladen weight, road ready, fully fuelled

214 kg

Permitted total weight

420 kg

Payload (with standard equipment)

206 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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