2011 BMW F800R

2011 BMW F800R
MSRP $9,950

The BMW F800R is definitely the hottest naked bike generation since the BMW K1300R. After all, a refined 2-cylinder bike like this state-of-the-art roadster is simply sexy: light, stylish, fit. A state-of-the-art product with a totally cool design, the perfect combination of pure riding pleasure with a high degree of suitability for everyday use. A 798 cc 2-cylinder entirely wrapped in black: it doesn’t just look cool, it sounds cool too. And it has pulling power.

Engine Type2-cylinder, 4-stroke, four valves per cylinder, 2 overhead camshafts
Engine Displacement798cc
Bore Stroke82 mm x 75.6 mm
Compression Ratio12.0 : 1
Fuel SystemFuel-injection
Starting SystemElectric
TransmissionConstant mesh 6-speed gearbox integrated into crankcase
Final DriveEndless O-ring chain with shock damping in rear wheel hub
Rake Trail65° / 3.57 in.
Seat Height31.5 in.
Wheelbase59.8 in.
Front SuspensionTelescopic fork, Ø 43 mm
Rear SuspensionCast aluminium dual swing arm, central spring strut, spring pre-load hydraulic
Front BrakeTwin disc, floating brake discs, diameter 320 mm, four-piston fixed calipers
Rear BrakeSingle disc, diameter 265 mm, single-piston floating caliper
Front Tire120/70ZR-17
Rear Tire180/55ZR-17
Fuel Capacity4.2 gal.
Dry Weight390.21 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!