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BMW R18 – Specification, Mileage, Price, Competitors



BMW R18 – All About BMW R18 ✓ Specification ✓ Price ✓ Mileage ✓ Colors ✓ Features ✓ ABS ✓ Comparison ✓ Images.

BMW Motorrad India finally launched the BMW R 18 cruiser bike in India. The BMW R 18 is the new marvelous looking retro powerful cruiser bike from BMW Motorrad India lineup. In terms of design the cruiser gets the bike excellent build quality, teardrop-shaped fuel tank, a single-piece seat and a wide and chopped rear fender give the marvelous cruiser looking in the bike. It gets a modern retro looks, long wheelbase, low height profile, wide handlebars and chunky or chrome-finished exhausts of the bike truly stand out in the cruiser bike. The new bike equipped with BMW made biggest boxer twin BS6 satnad emission engine with electronic intake pipe fuel injection system and two chain-driven camshafts. BMW R18 comes with many advance features including the round shaped LED headlight with chrome bezel, retro modern analog instrument cluster, spoke wheels and tubeless tyres. In term of electronic package the new bike equipped with traction control, hill-hold assist, switchable automatic stability control (ASC), engine drag torque control and three riding modes Rain, Rock and Roll. The first edition variant with several cosmetic add-ons which also gets extra features such as hill-start assist, heated grips and cornering lights. BMW R18 to be available in only one attractive color option and two variant including the base variant is standard and top variant is first edition in India.

BMW R18 Specifications:

BMW R18 is powered by the all-new powerful 1802cc, 4-stroke, air and oil-cooled, twin-cylinder, BS6 Boxer engine with two chain-driven camshafts and electronic intake pipe fuel injection system that produces 91 Hp of power at 4750 rpm and 158 Nm of torque at 3000 rpm. It is the biggest boxer twin engine made by the BMW Motorrad. The engine is mated to a 6-speed transmission with reverse gear is available as an optional extra and a single disk dry clutch. The suspension duties managed by telescopic forks at the front and steel swinging fork with central shock strut at the rear. The braking duties handled by 300 mm twin discs brakes with 4-piston fixed calipers at the front and 300 mm single disc brake with 4-piston fixed calipers at rear with BMW Motorrad Integral dual channel Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) for the better handling braking duties and safe ride on the road.

Specifications BMW R18
Engine Description 4-Stroke, Air & Oil-Cooled, Twin-Cylinder, Fi, BS6, Boxer Engine  
Emission Standard BS6  
Displacement 1802.cc  
Maximum Power 91 Hp @ 4750 rpm  
Maximum Torque 158 Nm @ 3000 rpm  
No. of Cylinders 2  
Bore 107.1 mm  
Stroke 100 mm  
No. of Gears 6-Speed  
Transmission Type Manual  
Front Brake 300 mm Twin Discs Brakes with 4-Piston Fixed Calipers  
Rear Brake 300mm Single Disc Brake with 4-Piston Fixed Calipers  
Braking System Dual Channel ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System)  
Front Suspension Telescopic Forks  
Rear Suspension Steel Swinging Fork with Central Shock Strut  
Wheels Type Spoke  
Front Wheel 17 Inch  
Rear Wheel 17 Inch  
Tyre Type Tubeless  
Front Tyres 120/70-R19  
Rear Tyres 180/65-B16  
Length 2440 mm  
Width 964 mm  
Height 1126 mm  
Ground Clearance  
Seat Height 690 mm  
Wheel Base 1731 mm  
Fuel Tank Capacity 9.5 Liters  
Kerb Weight 345 kg  

BMW R18 Features:

Talking the features of BMW R18 comes with many advance features including the round shaped LED headlight with chrome bezel, spoke wheels and tubeless tyres. The excellent build quality, teardrop-shaped fuel tank, a single-piece seat and a wide and chopped rear fender give the marvelous cruiser looking in the bike. The new bike gets the retro modern analog instrument cluster show bike important information like as speedometer, trip meter, odometer, ABS light, service reminder and more. In the terms of safety the new bike equipped with disc brake at the both front and rear end with the BMW Motorrad Integral dual channel Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) for the safety purpose ride in the road. The bike equipped with electronic package such as traction control, hill-hold assist, switchable automatic stability control (ASC), engine drag torque control and three riding modes Rain, Rock and Roll. The new bike comes with additional features optional reverse gear.

Key Features:

  • Round Shaped LED Headlight with Chrome Bezel
  • Dual Channel ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System)
  • Switchable Automatic Stability Control (ASC)
  • Retro Modern Analog Instrument Cluster
  • Three Riding Modes Rain, Rock and Roll
  • BS6 Standard Emission Engine
  • Engine Drag Torque Control
  • Teardrop-Shaped Fuel Tank
  • Biggest Boxer Twin Engine
  • Marvelous Cruiser Look
  • Excellent Build Quality
  • Optional Reverse Gear
  • Chopped Rear Fender
  • Single-Piece Seat
  • Traction Control
  • Hill-Hold Assist
  • Spoke Wheels
  • Disc Brake

BMW R18 Colors:

  • Black

BMW R18 Mileage:

Bike Name Mileage (ARAI)
BMW R18 17.8 Kmpl

BMW R18 Performance:

Performance BMW R18
Top Speed 180 Kmph
0-100 Kmph 4.8 Seconds

BMW R18 Price:

Bike Name Ex-Showroom Price New Delhi
BMW R18 – Standard Rs. 18,90,000
BMW R18 – First Edition Rs. 21,90,000

BMW R18 Competitors:

  • Harley-Davidson Low Rider S
  • Harley-Davidson Fat Boy


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