BMW is expected to expand its lire-class product line by launching the BMW S1000 XR. The new motorcycle is an adventure sport motorcycle. Based on the S1000R roadster and employs a detuned version of the powerplant from the super sports offering. The new BMW S1000 XR combines the very best of these worlds to create something completely new. The first ever adventure sports bike made by BMW Motorrad. Perfect for everyone in search of on-road sporty and big days in the saddle.
Powering the bike is an in-line-four motor pumping out 161PS at 11,000rpm and peak torque rating of 112Nm at 9,250rpm. The BMW S1000 XR bike equipped with two riding modes (Rain & Road). Along with Automatic Stability Control (ASC), Dynamic Traction Control (DTC) and ABS.
BMW S1000 XR Bike Specifications
The suspension is taken care of by Sachs, front and rear. There’s almost 15cm of front travel and 14cm of rear suspension travel. The S1000XR comes kitted out with street tires, size 120/70-17 in front and 190/55-17 at the back. Brembo brakes feature a pair of 320mm front rotors and radial-mount calipers in front. In back, the 265mm single rotor teams with a two-piston caliper.
As an adventure sports bike, the BMW S1000 XR is highly versatile by its very nature. And it can perfectly adapt to the rider’s individual preferences with optional extras. The HP Shift Assistant Pro minimizes clutch use between setting off and stopping, making every gear shift faster and easier. Electronic suspension control via Dynamic ESA ensures optimum suspension performance. And those who want to get the very most out of their bike will opt for the Pro riding modes – available from BMW Motorrad for the first time – with two highly dynamic set-ups plus ABS Pro for maximum braking safety in the curves.
BMW S1000 XR Bike Other Features
The BMW S 1000 XR is exceptional and that’s exactly how it looks. With its synthesis of sports, touring and adventure. It combines the visual characteristics and qualities of each of these categories, making it one impressive-looking bike. The sporty shape and typical BMW S 1000 RR Splitface emphasize its supersport influence, while its characteristic fly line, “beak”. And relatively long spring travel reflect the look and ergonomics of the GS series. Wherever the S 1000 XR rolls up, it’s sure to turn heads.
The powerful, four-cylinder series motor delivers a huge 160 horsepower at 11,000 rpm and develops a maximum torque of 83 lb-ft at 9,250 rpm. But it’s more than just the sporty thrills that impress with the S 1000 XR. The innovative technology also offers a high level of comfort and safety. The S 1000 XR comes with two selectable driving modes as standard “Rain” and “Road” – allowing riders to adapt optimally to riding conditions. The standard ASC ensures a high level of riding safety based on optimum traction. In short, the S 1000 XR can do everything from tearing along winding country roads to tours for two with full luggage.
As an adventure sport bike, the S 1000 XR is highly versatile by its very nature and can be supplied with a range of optional extras and accessories for perfect adaptation to the rider’s preferences. What’s more, the “Dynamic” and “Touring” equipment packages offer useful groupings of individual extras that can make the bike even more dynamic and comfortable to suit the rider’s preferences and riding style.
BMW S 1000 XR Feature Details
|Model||BMW S 1000 XR|
|Price||Rs. 25 lac(Expected)|
|Engine Capacity||999 cc|
|Max Power||160 HP @ 11,000 rpm|
|Max Torque||112 NM @ 9,250 rpm|
|Top Speed||200+ Kmph|
|Starting System||Electric Start|
|Gear Box||6 Gear|
|Engine||Water/oil-cooled 4-cylinder 4-stroke in-line engine, four valves per cylinder, two overhead camshafts|
|Fuel Type||Super (premium) unleaded, octane number 95 – 98 (RON) (knock control; rated output at 98 RON)|
|Fuel Tank||20 liters|
|Reserve Fuel Capacity||4 liters|
|Fuel System||Electronic injection|
|Wheel Type||Cast aluminum wheels|
|Front Brake||Twin disc brake, floating brake calipers, radial 4-piston fixed caliper, diameter 320 mm|
|Rear Brake||Single disc brake, 2- piston floating caliper, diameter 265 mm|
|Extra Feature||Tachometer, Trip Meter, Odometer, Clock, ABS Light, Fuel Gauge, Gear Indicator, Service Reminder, Low Oil Indicator, Low Battery Indicator, Engine Check Indicator|
The BMW S1000 XR Bike will launch in India by 12 Apr 2017 @Rs. 25,000,00(Expected price).