What is the difference between a BMW S 1000 R and an S 1000 R sport?
Essentially a naked S1000RR retuned for 160bhp. Sport version came with more electronics than any of its rivals of the day, including traction control, ABS, rider modes, HP4-like semi-active suspension, cruise control and heated grips.
Is the BMW S 1000 R comfortable?
My BMW S1000R is a fantastic high-performance tourer. Lighter and less stodgy than a conventional tourer or adventure bike, it’s genuinely comfortable and as unruffled on the motorway as it is keen through the seemingly endless switchbacks from Fort William to Skye.
How fast is the BMW S 1000 R?
|2014 BMW S1000R|
|Top speed||257 km/h (160 mph) (estimated)|
|Power||118 kW (158 hp; 160 PS) @ 11,000 rpm (claimed)|
|Torque||112 N⋅m (83 lbf⋅ft) @ 9,250 rpm (claimed)|
How much does a BMW S 1000 R cost?
BMW S 1000 R (M) Technical Specification
|Dry weight||194kg wet (M Package)|
|MCIA Secured rating||4/5 stars (Fitted with steering Lock, Immobiliser, Tracker and Datatag Marking but no Alarm)|
|Warranty||Unlimited miles / 3 years|
How much horsepower does a BMW S1000R have?
Fully fueled and fully equipped, including the M Package, the S 1000 R weighs in at 438 lbs. and boasts 165 hp.
Where are BMW S1000RR made?
The BMW Motorrad’s factory in Berlin makes 800 bikes and scooters every day using both man power and advanced robots. The video by Exceptional Engineering gives you the full tour of how the BMW flagship bike the S1000RR (“Double-R”) is made.
Does BMW make a naked bike?
BMW S1000R, £12,055 BMW has fully-updated its S1000R super naked for 2021. The original, as launched in 2014, was very simply a naked version of BMW’s then S1000RR, but was done with such skill it was easily one of the best.
Is there a new BMW S1000R coming out?
2021 – All-new BMW S1000R launched based on the 2019. S1000RR superbike. Performance is largely unchanged, but it’s a claimed 6.5kg lighter, with more tech as standard.