BMW presents the new BMW S 1000 XR

November 13, 2014 at 18:39

After the premiere of the S 1000 RR superbike and HP4, as well as the Roadster S 1000 R, BMW has revealed the fourth family member of high-powered motorcycles with in-line 4-cylinder engine and a sporty appearance. BMW Motorrad engineers took the next step in the direction by developing a new S 1000 XR based on a combination of modern technology, power and security of an actual model series BMW S 1000. The new S 1000 XR has a unique combination of sports and tourism opportunities, as well as a strong emotional character and appearance.

 BMW S 1000 XR picture

BMW S 1000 XR image

Engine’s power BMW S 1000 XR is 118 kW (160 hp) at 11,000 rev / min, and the maximum torque – 112 Nm at 9250 rev / min. Inline 4-cylinder engine ensures excellent drafting at low and medium engine speeds – what awaits each driver when driving on country roads or traveling with a passenger.

 BMW S 1000 XR  pics

BMW S 1000 XR picture

Two driving modes are available as standard; additional modes, and Dynamic Drafting Control and ABS are available as an option. For optimum adaptation to the road conditions the new S 1000 XR comes as standard with two predetermined driving modes: “Rain” and “Highway”. Stability ASC, also fitted as standard, ensures the highest level of security. On the new S 1000 XR can also be installed the factory option Riding Pro with additional driving modes: “Dynamic” and “Advanced Dynamic (Dynamic Pro)”.

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