Technical data

Water-cooled, four-stroke twin-cylinder engine, four valves operated by rocker arms per cylinder, double overhead camshaft, and dry sump lubrication
Bore x stroke
82 mm x 75.6 mm
798 cc
Max. output
55 kW (75 HP) at 7,000 RPM power reduction 35 kW (48 HP) at 7,000 RPM
Max. torque
77 Nm at 5,500 RPM power reduction: 60 Nm at 5,000 RPM
Compression ratio
Fuel preparation
Electric fuel injection
Exhaust emission standards
Riding performance / consumption
Maximum speed
192 km/h
Consumption per 100 km based on the WMTC
4.3 l
Fuel type
95-octane (RON) premium unleaded or higher
Electrical system
Generator with permanent excitation 400W (nominal load capacity)
12 V / 12 Ah, maintenance-free
Mechanically operated multidisc wet clutch
6-speed synchromesh gearbox built into crankcase
Secondary drive
Chain drive with cush damping at rear wheel hub
Suspension / brakes
Tubular steel space frame with load-bearing engine
Front suspension / spring elements
Telescopic fork, Ø 41 mm
Rear suspension / spring elements
drawn swinging arm, directly hinged central spring strut, hydraulically adjustable spring base, adjustable rebound-stage damping
Travel, front/rear
170 mm / 170 mm (low-slung 140 mm / 140 mm)
1,557 mm (low-slung 1,573 mm)
95.3 mm (low-slung 103 mm)
Steering head angle
Cast aluminium
Rim dimensions, front
2.50-19 MTH2
Rim dimensions, rear
3.50-17 MTH2
Tyre, front
Tyre, rear
Brake, front
Twin disc brakes, diameter 300 mm, double-piston floating calipers, ABS
Brake, rear
Single disc brake, diameter 265 mm, single-piston floating caliper, ABS
BMW Motorrad ABS (switchable)
Dimensions / weights
Seat height, unladen

820 mm (Rallye seat (accessory): 860 mm; Comfort seat (OE/ accessory): 835 mm; Low Suspension kit (OE): 765 mm)

Rider step length, unladen

1,810 mm (Rallye seat (accessory): 1,870 mm; Comfort seat (OE/ accessory): 1,840 mm; Low Suspension kit (OE): 1,710 mm)

Usable tank capacity
16 l (of which approx. 2.7 l reserve)
2,280 mm
Height (excluding mirrors)
1,215 mm
Width (including mirrors)
880 mm
Unladen weight, fully fuelled/road-ready

212 kg

Max. permitted weight
436 kg (349 kg low-slung)
Max. load (with standard equipment)
224 kg (137 kg special equipment low-slung)
of which reserve
approx. 2.7 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

  • Small windscreen
  • Cockpit fairing fixed to frame
  • One-piece seat (seat height: 820 mm; step length: 1,810 mm)
  • Pillion passenger foot pegs and grab handles
  • Front mudguard positioned close to wheel
  • One key system for ignition, steering, fuel filler cap and seat locks
  • Integrated ignition and steering lock
  • Brake lever and clutch lever adjustable
  • Reflectors on the front forks
  • On-board literature and tools
Special features
  • Widened foot pegs
Electrical system
  • Lights permanently illuminated
  • Multifunction display (digital clock, total and dual trip distance counters, coolant temperature indicator and fuel gauge, service interval indicator, engine warning lamp (MIL), riding modes display)
  • Instrument cluster with speedometer and rev counter
  • Power socket
  • CAN bus with Single Wire System (SWS)
  • Electronic immobilizer
  • Diagnostic interface
  • Hazard warning lights system
  • Smoke grey indicators and LED rear light
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