BMW M 1000 RR launched at starting price of Rs 49L
Hyderabad The new BMW M 1000 RR was launched in India today.The new M RR is powered by the water-cooled inline 4-cylinder engine with a capacity of 999 cc, designed for racing purposes. It generates a peak output of 212 hp (156 kW) at 14,500 revolutions per minute (rpm) and the maximum torque of 113 Nm is reached at 11,000 rpm. Deliveries to begin in November 2023.
Riding modes include Rain, Road, Dynamic, Race and Race Pro1-3.The new BMW M 1000 RR is also available with the M Competition Package that offers a fascinating mix of refined components for the racing technology gourmet and the aesthetically minded rider alike.
Vikram Pawah, President, BMW Group India said, “With the new BMW M 1000 RR, BMW Motorrad has set a new milestone in the field of superbikes. It is a motorcycle built for those who are driven by passion and ready to take on challenges. Sporting the look of a winner, coupled with uncompromising acceleration and pure performance, the new BMW M 1000 RR stands for absolute performance and exclusivity down to the last detail. Just the typical M.”
Highlights of the engine include lightweight 2-ring forged pistons with optimised piston rings, narrow and lightweight cam followers, fully CNC-machined intake ports and BMW ShiftCam technology for varying valve timing and valve lift. Other indispensable components for a racing engine are titanium valves, optimised camshafts and longer titanium connecting rods from Pankl, each 85 g lighter than on the S 1000 RR engine, for reduced friction power and lower weight. The intake system features shorter intake funnels for optimised charge exchange at high engine speeds. It is also equipped with an instrument cluster with large, perfectly readable 6.5-inch TFT display, start-up animation with M logo and OBD interface for M GPS Datalogger and M GPS Laptrigger. Lightweight M battery, rear USB charging socket, powerful LED light units, electronic cruise control and heated grips are also available.
To enable customers to own BMW Motorrad motorcycles of their choice, BMW Financial Services India will offer customized and flexible financial solutions. Customers can also get their loans pre-approved before delivery takes place. For complete peace of mind, all BMW Motorrad bikes come with a standard warranty for ‘three years, unlimited kilometers’, with an option to extend the warranty to fourth and fifth year.
Road-side assistance, a round-clock, all-over-the-year package further ensures prompt services in case of breakdown and towing situations. The motorcycle can be pre-ordered at all BMW Motorrad India authorised dealerships from today onwards.