BMW Motorrad introduced the new 2020 S 1000 XR motorcycle in the Indian market at ₹20.90 lakh*. The bike is available in two colour options – Ice Grey and Racing Red. The newly updated bike is significantly costlier in comparison to its predecessor which was priced at ₹17.65 lakh on Tuesday.
The new S 1000 XR has features like six-axis IMU, cornering ABS, lean sensitive traction control, cruise control, drag torque control, bi-directional quickshifter, hill assist, wheelie control and more.The new S 1000 XR rolls on 17-inch alloy wheels and internationally, it is also available with optional spoked wheels.
It has BS 6-compliant 999 cc inline four-cylinder, liquid-cooled engine. This unit has been mated to a six-speed manual transmission. It churns out 162 PS of maximum power at 11,000 rpm and 114 Nm of torque which peaks at 9,250 rpm. BMW Motorrad has tweaked the gearbox with longer gear ratios for a more relaxed highway cruising.