Technical Data

Engine
Type

Air/liquid-cooled four stroke flat twin engine, double overhead camshaft, one balance shaft and variable engine timing system BMW ShiftCam.  

Bore / stroke

102.5 mm x 76 mm  

Capacity

1,254 ccm  

Rated output

136 hp at 7,750 rpm  

Max. torque

143 Nm at 6,250 rpm  

Compression ratio

12.5 :1  

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 WMTC

4.75 l/100km  

CO2 emission based on WMTC

110 g/km  

Fuel type

Unleaded super, octane number 95 (RON) adapive fuel quality regulation (91 to 98 RON)  

Electrical system
Alternator

Three-phase alternator 508 W (nominal power)  

Battery

12 V / 12 Ah, maintenance-free  

Power transmission
Clutch

Oil lubricated clutch, hydraulically operated  

Gearbox

Constant mesh 6-speed gearbox with helical gear teeth  

Drive

Shaft drive  

Chassis / brakes
Frame

Two-section frame, front- and bolted on rear frame, load-bearing engine  

Front wheel location / suspension

Telescopic Upside-Down fork; stanchion diameter 45 mm  

Rear wheel location / suspension

Cast aluminium single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever; WAD strut (travel- related damping), spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable (continuously variable) at handwheel, rebound damping adjustable at handwheel  

Suspension travel, front / rear

140 mm / 140 mm  

Wheelbase

1,515 mm  

Castor

125.6 mm  

Steering head angle

62.3°  

Wheels

Cast aluminium wheels  

Rim, front

3.50'' x 17''  

Rim, rear

5.50'' x 17''  

Tire, front

120/70 ZR 17  

Tire, rear

180/55 ZR 17  

Brake, front

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

Brake, rear

Single disc brake, diameter 276 mm, double-piston floating caliper  

ABS

BMW Motorrad Integral ABS (part-integral), disengageable  

Dimensions / weights
Seat height

820 mm (OE low seat: 760 mm; OE sport seat: 840 mm)  

Inner leg curve

1,840 mm (OE low seat: 1,720 mm; OE sport seat: 1.875 mm)  

Usable tank volume

approx. 18 l  

Reserve

approx. 4 l  

Length (over mud guard)

2,165 mm  

Height (over windshield)

1,300 mm  

Wide (over mirror)

880 mm  

Unladen weight, road ready, fully fuelled

239 kg

1)
Permitted total weight

460 kg  

Payload (with standard equipment)

221 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

  • ABS Brakes
  • ASC (Automatic stability control)
  • 2 riding modes (Rain, Road)
  • TFT-Display with connectivity
  • HSC (Hill start control)  
  • On Board Computer
  • Heated Grips
  • Power Socket
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