BMW Motorrad launched the new BMW F 900 XR for INR 12,30,000 in India today. The adventure sports tourer will be available as completely built-up units (CBU) and can be booked at BMW Motorrad dealerships. Deliveries of this new profile bike will commence in June 2022.
Mr. Vikram Pawah, President, BMW Group India said, “BMW Motorrad has brought the world’s finest premium motorcycles to India and created a distinct place for itself among motorcycling enthusiasts. XR represents an uncompromising combination of athleticism and long-distance riding performance. The new profile of adventure sports tourer BMW F 900 XR’s unique performance is combined with powerful features that further enhance riding in a distinctive and future-oriented style of a genuine XR. The sporty riding fun, straightforward handling and unique features makes this bike a value-added package for the ultimate thrill-seekers.”
The new BMW F 900 XR is powered by water-cooled 4-stroke in-line 2-cylinder 895 cc BS6 engine with four valves per cylinder, two overhead camshafts and dry-sump lubrication. With an output of 105 hp (77 kW) at 8500 rpm and maximum torque of 92 Nm at 6500 rpm. The motorcycle sprints from 0-100km/hr in just 3.6 seconds and achieve a top speed of over 200 km/hr.
The bridge frame integrates the 2-cylinder in-line engine as a load-bearing element and is made of deep drawn and welded sheet steel parts. Front wheel control is taken care by upside-down telescopic fork, while the rear wheel is guided by a double-sided swinging arm with central suspension strut. The bolt-on steel rear frame gives a visually short and slim rear. The short underfloor silencer renders a typical athletic look with a free-standing rear wheel. The new standard features of the new BMW F 900 XR Pro profile now offers Dynamic ESA, Keyless Ride and center stand as standard as part of Comfort package. Headlight Pro, Daytime Riding Lights and Gear Shift Assist Pro as part of Dynamic Package. The Active Package includes Riding Modes Pro, Dynamic Engine Brake Control (MSR), Heated Grips, Dynamic Traction Control, ABS Pro and case holders. Further, the Adaptive Cornering Lights improves illumination of the road when cornering for even safer riding at night.