Technical data



Air/oil-cooled, four-stroke twin-cylinder boxer engine, four radial valves per cylinder, double overhead camshaft, central balance shaft

Bore x stroke
101 mm x 73 mm

1,170 cc

Nominal load capacity
110 hp (81 kW) at 7,750 rpm
Max. torque
116 Nm at 6,000 rpm
Compression ratio
Fuel/engine management
Electronic indirect injection

Riding performance / consumption

Maximum speed
Over 200 km/h
Consumption w.r.t WMTC for 100km

5.3 l

Fuel type
Unleaded petrol, 95-98 octane (RON) (nominal load capacity with 98 octane (RON))

Electrical system

720-W three-phase generator
12 V/14 Ah, maintenance-free

Power transmission

Hydraulically operated single-disc dry clutch
Six-speed helical synchromesh gearbox
Secondary drive
Shaft drive

Suspension / brakes

Three-section frame made up of front and two-section rear subframes, load-bearing engine/gearbox, pillion frame can be removed for solo riding
Front suspension / spring elements
Telescopic fork with 43-millimetre stanchion diameter
Rear suspension / spring elements
Cast aluminium single-sided swing-arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever; central spring strut, spring pre-load steplessly adjustable via handwheel
Spring travel, front/rear
125 mm / 140 mm
1,522 mm
116.1 mm
Steering head angle
Spoke cast wheels
Rim dimensions, front
3.00 x 19"
Rim dimensions, rear
4.50 x 17"
Tyre, front
120/70 R 19
Tyre, rear
170/60 R 17
Brake, front
Twin disc brake, 4-piston fixed calipers, diameter 320 mm
Brake, rear
Single disc brake, diameter 265 mm, double-piston floating caliper
BMW Motorrad ABS

Dimensions / weights

2,175 mm
Width (including mirrors)
880 mm
Height (excluding mirrors)
1,330 mm
Seat height, unladen

820 mm (High seat (OE): 850 mm; Low seat height (OE): 790 mm)

Rider step length, unladen

1,830 mm (High seat (OE): 1,890 mm; Low seat height (OE): 1,775 mm)

Unladen weight, fully fuelled/road-ready

220 kg

Max. permitted weight
430 kg
Max. load (with standard equipment)
210 kg
Usable tank capacity
17 l
of which reserve
approx. 3.5 l

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

  • BMW Motorrad ABS
  • Speed indicator with digital display:
    Digital clock, odometer, dual trip distance counters and automatic distance counter; service date and remaining distance until next service is required; kilometres covered shown on the fuel reserve indicator; error indicator light/engine management, engine warning lamp (MIL)
  • Cast aluminium wheels with road tyres, black semi-gloss rims (tyres: front 120/70 R19, rear 170/60 R17)
  • Fuel tank sheet steel painted in vehicle colour
  • Widened foot pegs
  • Side stands with cut-out switch
  • Exhaust gas system made of stainless steel with acoustic flap and Akrapovič rear silencer
  • White indicator glass and LED rear light
  • Pillion frame can be removed for solo riding
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