BMW R100R

BMW R100R

It mainly addresses riders who want more power from their machine, but also prefer the sound and feel of a boxer engine.

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Model year
1992
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Make
BMW
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Engine Power
59.55 HP (43.8 kW) @ 6500 rpm
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Top Speed
112.47 mph

Technical Specifications

Engine and transmission

  • Engine type:
    2 cylinders, 4-stroke, Boxer
  • Displacement:
    980 cc (59.88 cubic inches)
  • Bore × stroke:
    3.7 inch × 2.78 inch (oversquare - shortstroke)
  • Cooling system:
    Air cooled
  • Power:
    59.55 HP (43.8 kW) @ 6500 rpm
  • Torque:
    76 Nm (56.05 lb-ft) @ 3750 rpm
  • Throttle:
    Cable operated
  • Valve train:
    OHV, variable
  • Valves per cylinder:
    2
  • Sparks per cylinder:
    1
  • Fuel supply system:
    Carburetor
  • Compression:
    8.5:1
  • Engine mounting:
    Longitudinal
  • Lubrication system:
    Wet sump
  • Gear box:
    Manual 5-speed
  • Clutch:
    Dry, single plate, cable operated
  • Final drive:
    Shaft
  • Spark plug pipe type:
    Bosch, W 7 DC
  • Starter:
    Electric

Dimensions

  • Length:
    87 inch
  • Width:
    39.4 inch
  • Height:
    46.9 inch
  • Wheel base:
    58.9 inch
  • Ground clearance:
    7.87 inch
  • Seat height:
    31.5 inch
  • Curb weight:
    480.6 lbs

Chassis and suspension

  • Front
    Suspension:
    Cartridge
    Suspension travel:
    5.31 inch
    Brake:
    Twin Disk, Ø11.22 inch
    Tire:
    110 / 80 R18 V
  • Rear
    Suspension:
    mono shock, Paralever
    Suspension travel:
    5.31 inch
    Brake:
    Drum, Ø7.87 inch
    Tire:
    140 / 80 R17 V
  • Frame type:
    steel, Double cradle frame

Other

  • ABS available:
    No
  • Power-to-weight ratio:
    0.20 KW/lbs (4.98 lbs/HP)
  • Acceleration (0-60 mph):
    4.8 sec
  • Top speed:
    112.47 mph
  • Fuel capacity:
    6.34 gals
  • Number of riders:
    2 persons

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