2009 BMW F800R

2009 BMW F800R
MSRP $8,881

BMW adds another bike to its F800 roster with the F800R, a naked roadster to compete in the middleweight streetfighter market.

Engine TypeParallel Twin, 4 valves, DOHC
Engine Displacement798cc
Bore Stroke82 x 75mm
CoolingLiquid cooled
Compression RatioNA
Fuel SystemFuel injection
Starting SystemElectric
Transmission6 speed
Final DriveNA
Rake TrailNA
Seat Height31.5 in
Wheelbase59.8 in
Front Suspension43mm fork, 4.9 inches of travel
Rear SuspensionSingle shock, adjustable adjustable for preload and rebound, 4.9 inches of travel
Front BrakeDual 320mm disc, 4-piston Brembo calipers
Rear BrakeSingle 265mm disc with single-piston caliper
Front TireNA
Rear TireNA
Fuel Capacity4.2 gallon with 1 gallon reserve
Dry Weight401 lbs

2012 Women’s Street Bike Shootout

2012 Women’s Street Bike Shootout

The 2012 Women's Street Bike Shootout pitted five mid-sized bikes from four countries against one another in a host of categories, both subjective and objective, and the results are in!