BMW Motorrad India has launched BMW S 1000 XR in India. The new bike can be ordered as a completely built-up unit (CBU) from today onwards throughout the BMW Motorrad dealer network. BMW states the S 1000 XR is a sports bike that uniquely blends sporty and long-distance performance.
Arlindo Teixeira, acting President, BMW Group India said, “The all-new BMW S 1000 XR is an agile achiever that sets a new benchmark in the adventure sports segment. It is a power-packed performer that brings the real racetrack feel to everyday roads. With its newly developed engine and uncompromising ergonomics, it offers awe-inspiring performance, sporty ride and long-distance capabilities. Riders waiting for a distinctive experience will be drawn to the multi-faceted all-new BMW S 1000 XR. It’s a perfect companion, ready to hit the road for all kind of journeys with sheer motorcycling enjoyment.”
The all-new BMW S 1000 XR is available in a ‘Pro’ variant in Ice Grey and Racing Red colour options. It is priced at Rs 20.90 lakh (ex-showroom). It is powered by a BS6-compliant 999cc, inline-four, liquid-cooled engine which produces 162bhp and 114Nm of torque. The 0-100kmph comes up in just 3.3 seconds (claimed) and the claimed top speed is in excess of 200kmph. Furthermore, the all-new BMW S100 XR comes with a standard warranty for ‘three years, unlimited kilometres’, with an option to extend the warranty to a fourth and fifth year.