BMW R1100R

BMW R1100R

The parts you’re supposed to see are painted. The others, like the section between the fuel tank and the seat, and the panels below the tank and enclosing all the bits and pieces needed for electronic everything, are plastic, matte finish, and not an artistic treat.

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Model year
1995
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Make
BMW
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Engine Power
79.95 HP (58.8 kW) @ 6750 rpm
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Top Speed
122.41 mph

Technical Specifications

Engine and transmission

  • Engine type:
    2 cylinders, 4-stroke, Boxer
  • Displacement:
    1085 cc (66.29 cubic inches)
  • Bore × stroke:
    3.9 inch × 2.78 inch (oversquare - shortstroke)
  • Cooling system:
    Air cooled
  • Power:
    79.95 HP (58.8 kW) @ 6750 rpm
  • Torque:
    97 Nm (71.54 lb-ft) @ 5250 rpm
  • Throttle:
    Cable operated
  • Valve train:
    SOHC, variable
  • Valves per cylinder:
    4
  • Sparks per cylinder:
    1
  • Fuel supply system:
    Fuel injection
  • Ignition type:
    Digital CDI
  • Compression:
    10.3:1
  • 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, FR5 DTC
  • Starter:
    Electric

Dimensions

  • Length:
    86.5 inch
  • Width:
    35.4 inch
  • Height:
    41.7 inch
  • Wheel base:
    58.5 inch
  • Ground clearance:
    5.43 inch
  • Seat height:
    29.9 inch (variable)
  • Curb weight:
    518.1 lbs
  • Dry weight:
    471.8 lbs

Chassis and suspension

  • Front
    Suspension:
    Telelever
    Suspension travel:
    4.72 inch
    Brake:
    Twin Disk, Ø12.01 inch
    Tire:
    120 / 70 R17 ZR
  • Rear
    Suspension:
    mono shock, Paralever
    Suspension travel:
    5.31 inch
    Brake:
    Disk, Ø10.87 inch
    Tire:
    160 / 60 R18 ZR
  • Frame type:
    steel, Backbone frame

Other

  • ABS available:
    No
  • Power-to-weight ratio:
    0.25 KW/lbs (4.00 lbs/HP)
  • Acceleration (0-60 mph):
    4.3 sec
  • Top speed:
    122.41 mph
  • Fuel capacity:
    5.55 gals
  • Number of riders:
    2 persons

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