Buyers Guide 2018 BMW S 1000 XR Buyer's Guide | Specs & Price

2018 BMW S 1000 XR Buyer’s Guide | Specs & Price

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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With 45 years of riding experience, Don Williams is a fan of all kinds of motorcycles. He enjoys sport bikes, cruisers, dirt bikes, touring bikes, adventure bikes, dual sport bikes, and rideable customs. Ask Don what his favorite bike is and he will tell you, "Whatever bike I'm on."

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