BMW R Nine T Review
If we talk about the high technology and performance motorcycle with a classic and elegant look, the first name which comes to one's mind is the BMW R Nine T. It is based on cafe racer bike concept by which the brand is expecting an overwhelming response. This bike is incorporated with 1170cc engine, which is mated with a six-speed gearbox. By this powertrain, the bike is able to generate 110 hp and maximum torque of 119 Nm. Apart from a high-performance motor the bike is also fitted with a number of safety features and highly capable braking configuration.
Motorbikes have always been a favorite past time for automobile enthusiasts. From the past 90 years, BMW Motorrad has been serving in this field and will remain same in the future. The rider who loves pure hardcore and real classic motorbike BMW R Nine T is the one which contain all traits. This bike ensures high power, handling and safety which make this bike fun to ride.
Each and every part of the bike is fitted seamlessly making it look immensely beautiful and attractive. It looks bold and classic with a precisely designed fuel tank that has a decent space for the rider to fit legs properly. The brand is fitted with a classic looking round headlamp at the front and the LED indicators are mounted just above the radiator which looks smart. The bike comes with pillion seat and pillion frame as default, but the second seat can also be attached to it. This perfect roadster motorcycle is only available in black storm metallic.
There are customization offers by the brand which includes - a tank bag, custom rider seat, rear bag, Akrapovic Sports Silencer, HP Carbon engine cover and mudguard.
Engine, Economy & Performance:
The bike holds an 1170 cc, an air-cooled flat twin ('Boxer') four-stroke engine with oil cooler. Its power mill is matched with six-speed constant mesh gearbox with helical gear teeth that provides smooth gear shifts. Its powertrain exhales 110hp at 7,550rpm with maximum torque of 119 Nm at 6,000rpm. BMW R Nine T engine is capable enough to attain the top speed of 200 kmph and also provides fuel economy of 19 kmpl.
BMW R NineT is fitted with 120mm and 180mm tubeless tyres at the front and rear portion of the bike respectively. Its seat, fuel tank and the handle are well-crafted and on the appropriate position that makes perfect riding posture and enables immense handling. The weight of the bike is properly distributed, which makes it easy to ride and the rider can do flip flop easily.
Safety, Braking and Miscellaneous:
This bike comes with Brembo dual disc brakes at the front and single disc brake at the rear portion which are capable enough to stop the bike even at high speed. The braking capability is further enhanced by ABS, which offers a comfortable and confident ride.
Overall the bike has magnificent power and it is brilliant in terms of handling too. It has really strong road appearance due to its eye-catching styling. One of the most prominent feature of this bike is that it is provided with an anti-theft alarm that keeps the bike safe under risky situations. Although, this is a highly expensive bike, but a drawback related with this is that there is no traction control system.