274 Parramatta Road, Granville NSW 2142

Unmistakable. Original. Air-Cooled

Motorcycling as a sign of pure freedom: landscape, corners, straights. Every metre counts. This is precisely your path. The R nineT is the perfect companion and knows hardly any limits when it comes to your personal fulfilment – also thanks to its countless customizing possibilities. In so doing, the character of its air-cooled boxer engine irresistibly propels you forward in a way that can be clearly felt with its full torque curve – together with state-of-the-art technology. Right from the word go, the R nineT has enthralled motorcycling enthusiasts around the world. It stimulates, inspires and infects.

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Unmistakeably the R nineT

The R nineT has a reduced style and nevertheless a completely unmistakeable presence. It embodies the passion and innovation of over 90 years of motorcycle construction – naturally together with the classic BMW Motorrad proportions: striking boxer engine, compact tank, slim rear. All materials are of consistently high quality; the surfaces are carefully refined. Added to this is an immense attention to detail and real craftsmanship. The front-wheel cover for instance is screwed to the fork feed using two forged brackets. And the headlamp holder itself is made out of aluminium.

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A Boxer Classic

Its powerful air-cooled, two-cylinder boxer engine features a capacity of 1170 ccm and 81 kW (110 bhp) of output for a highly dynamic power delivery, even at low speeds. The result: every journey is a special experience. Both in the city or on the country road. At the same time, the R nineT also complies with the applicable EU-4 standard. The standard BMW Motorrad ABS and optional ASC Automatic Stability Control allow you to always safely bring the unmistakable dynamics onto the road. The upside-down fork can be adjusted manually for individual coordination: spring preload, pressure stage and compression stage suit you and your riding style. The newly designed double instrument with speedometer and rev counter informs you reliably about everything you need to know besides the riding enjoyment.

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Twin-Cylinder Boxer Engine

Powerful and reliable: the heart of the R nineT. The boxer is more than just an engine – it is a statement, a lifestyle.

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Steering Dampers

The elegant conical connection of the steering damper is an homage to the engineering skill and a sign of the love of design at BMW Motorrad.

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Type Plate

Who are you and where do you come from? The type plate of the R nineT reveals a lot more than just "Made in Berlin".

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Variable Rear

Whether you are alone or travelling as a pair, in the café-racer style or classic: with the variable rear, you define your R nineT's look in just a few short steps.

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Seat Supports

Forged from solid aluminium, the seat supports form the focal point between the tank, seat and engine.

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Pure Aluminium

Unpainted, raw, high-quality. Numerous parts made of brushed aluminium give the R nineT an unmistakable look.

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BMW Motorrad quality, combined with the latest safety technology, guarantee you a carefree riding experience.

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Fender Bracket

The solid aluminium struts from one cast nestle against the front-wheel cover.

Type 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
Capacity 1,170 cc
Rated output 81 kW (110 HP) at 7,550 rpm
Max. torque 116 Nm at 6,000 rpm
Compression ratio 12.0:1
Fuel consumption per 100 km based on WMTC 5.3 l
Seat height 805 mm
Usable tank volume 18 L
Unladen weight, fully fuelled/road-ready 222 kg