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
66 kW (90 HP) at 8,000 rpm (output reduction 35 kW (48 HP) at 6,750 rpm possible)
Max. torque
86 Nm at 5,800 rpm (output reduction: 69 Nm at 3,500 rpm)
Compression ratio
Mixture control

Electric fuel injection

Emission control

Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-4 

Riding performance / consumption

Maximum speed
Over 200 km/h
Consumption per 100 km based on the WMTC
4.3 l
Fuel type

Unleaded super, minimum octane number 95 (RON) 

Electrical system


Permanent magnet alternator 400 W

12 V / 12 Ah, maintenance-free



Multiple-disc clutch in oil bath, mechanically operated 

6-speed synchromesh gearbox built into crankcase

Belt drive with shock damper 

Suspension / brakes

Bridge-type aluminium frame with load-bearing engine
Front suspension / spring elements
Telescopic fork, Ø 43 mm
Rear wheel location / suspension

Cast aluminium single-sided swing arm with eccentric adjustment for rear axle, central spring strut, spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable (continuously variable) at handwheel, rebound damping adjustable 

Spring travel, front/rear
125 mm / 123 mm
1,514 mm
98 mm
Steering head angle
Cast aluminium
Rim dimensions, front
3.50 x 17"
Rim dimensions, rear
5.50 x 17”
Tyre, front
120/70 ZR 17
Tyre, rear
180/55 ZR 17
Brake, front

Dual disc brake, floating brake discs, diameter 320 mm, 4-piston radial brake calipers

Brake, rear
Single disc brake, diameter 265 mm, single-piston floating caliper
BMW Motorrad ABS

Dimensions / weights

Seat height, unladen

800 mm (High comfort seat (accessory): 845 mm; Low seat (OE)/ Extra low seat (accessory): 765 mm)

Rider step length, unladen

1,835 mm (High comfort seat (accessory): 1,910 mm; Low seat (OE)/Extra low seat (accessory): 1,755 mm)

Usable tank capacity
15 l
of which reserve
approx. 3 l
2,156 mm
Height (excluding mirrors)
1,248 mm
Width (including mirrors)
905 mm
Unladen weight, fully fuelled/road-ready

214 kg

Max. permitted weight
420 kg
Max. load (with standard equipment)
206 kg

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

  • Windscreen
  • Cockpit fairing fixed to frame
  • One-piece seat (seat height: 840 mm; step length: 1,835 mm)
  • Luggage carrier
  • 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
  • On-board literature and tools
Electrical system
  • Lights permanently illuminated
  • Multifunction display: digital clock, total and (two) trip distance counters, fuel gauge incl. reserve, engine temperature display, service interval indicator
  • Instrument cluster with speedometer and rev counter
  • Power socket
  • CAN bus with Single Wire System (SWS)
  • Electronic immobilizer
  • Diagnostic interface
  • Hazard warning lights
  • Indicators with smoked glass
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