Technical data



Air/oil-cooled flat-twin, four-stroke engine, two (2) camshafts and four (4) 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
Fuel/engine management

Electronic intake pipe injection/digital engine management with overrund cutoff, twin-spark ignition

Emission control

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

Riding performance / consumption

Maximum speed
Over 200 km/h
Consumption per 100 km based on the WMTC
5.3 l
CO2 emissions based on WMTC

123 g/km

Fuel type

Unleaded super 95-98 (RON) (rated output at 98 RON)

Electrical system

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



Single dry plate clutch, hydraulically operated


Constant mesh 6-speed gearbox with helical gear teeth

Secondary drive
Shaft drive

Suspension / brakes


Three-section frame consisting of one front and two rear sections Load-bearing engine-gearbox unit Removeable pillion frame for single ride use

Front wheel location / suspension

Telescopic forks with 43 mm fixed-tube diameter 

Rear suspension / spring elements

Cast aluminium single swinging arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever, Central spring strut, Spring preload, steplessly adjustable by hook wrench, Adjustable rebound-stage damping

Spring travel, front/rear
125 mm / 120 mm
1,493 mm
105 mm
Steering head angle
63.4 °

Spoke wheels

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
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

850 mm 

Inner leg curve

1.785 mm

Usable tank volume

17 l


Approximately 3.5 L


2,105 mm

Height (including mirrors)

1,240 mm

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

219 kg

Max. permitted weight
430 kg
Max. load (with standard equipment)
211 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

Standard equipment

  • Steel fuel tank, 17 l
  • Two-piece seat (seat height: 805 mm)
  • Pillion passenger foot pegs with pillion frame can be removed
  • One key system for ignition, steering and tank
  • Brake lever and clutch lever adjustable – multiple settings
  • On-board literature and tools
  • Side stands with cut-out switch
Special features
  • BMW Motorrad ABS
Electrical system
  • Permanently illuminated lights and hazard warning lights system
  • Multi-functional display on the tachometer
  • Power socket
  • CAN bus with Single Wire System (SWS)
  • Electronic immobilizer
  • Diagnostic interface
  • 720-W generator
  • White indicators and LED rear light
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