2018 BMW S 1000 XR

Unchanged for 2018, save the new HP Motorsport colors and a Pro seat with the XR logo stitched in, the 2018 BMW S 1000 XR remains a premier high-performance sport-tourer.

While BMW may put the XR in its adventure line, with a 17-inch front wheel, it’s definitely aimed at street-performance. Powered by a 160 horsepower engine based on the S 1000 RR superbike powerplant, the S 1000 XR is seriously fast with outstanding handling to match.

2018 BMW S 1000 XR Buyer's Guide | Specs & PriceBags are easily added, and the tall seat provides a premium view. An impressive electronics suite makes the 2018 BMW S 1000 XR easy to ride and one of our favorite sport-touring platforms.

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2018 BMW S 1000 XR Specs

ENGINE

  • Type: Inline-4
  • Displacement: 999cc
  • Bore x stroke: 80 mm x 49.7mm
  • Maximum power: 160 horsepower @ 11,500 rpm
  • Maximum torque: 83 ft/lbs @ 9250 rpm
  • Compression ratio: 12.0:1
  • Valve train: DOHC
  • Transmission: Six-speed
  • Final drive: Chain

CHASSIS

  • Frame: Aluminum bridge-type w/ load-bearing engine
  • Front suspension; travel: Fully adjustable 46mm fork; 5.9 inches
  • Rear suspension; travel: Spring-preload and rebound-damping adjustable shock; 5.9 inches
  • Front wheel: 3.50 x 17; cast aluminum
  • Rear wheel: 6.00 x 17; cast aluminum
  • Front tire: 120/70 x 17
  • Rear tire: 190/55 x 17
  • Front brake: 320mm floating discs w/ fixed four-piston calipers
  • Rear brake: 265mm disc w/ floating dual-piston caliper
  • ABS: Standard

DIMENSIONS and CAPACITIES

  • Wheelbase: 61.0 inches
  • Rake: 25.5 degrees
  • Trail: 4.6 inches
  • Seat height: 33.1 inches
  • Fuel capacity: 5.2 gallons
  • Estimated fuel consumption: 44 mpg
  • Curb weight: 502 pounds

2018 BMW S 1000 XR Color:

  • Light White/Racing Blue Metallic/Racing Red

2018 BMW S 1000 XR Price:

  • $TBA MSRP

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