2015 BMW S1000RR

2015 BMW S1000RR
MSRP $15,500

BMW has revised and upgraded several items on the 2015 S 1000 RR that includes the bike’s technology, design and fittings. It comes with increased power, a razor-sharp and clear outline, from the rear to the front section, redesigned trim components inclu


2015 Superbike Shootout X Track

2015 Superbike Smackdown X Track

MotoUSA evaluates the pinnacle of production sportbike technology and performance in our 2015 Superbike Smackdown Track shootout.

Specifications
Year2015
ManufacturerBMW
ModelS1000RR
Engine Type4-cylinder 4-stroke in-line engine, 4 titanium valves per cylinder, 2 OHC
Engine Displacement999cc
Bore Stroke80 mm x 49.7 mm
CoolingWater/oil-cooled
Compression Ratio13.0:1
Fuel SystemElectronic injection
IgnitionElectronic
Starting SystemElectric
TransmissionConstant-mesh six-speed gearbox, straight-toothed gear teeth
Final DriveChain 17/45
Rake TrailNA
Seat Height32.1 in.
Wheelbase56.6 in.
Front SuspensionUpside-down telescopic fork Ø 46 mm, compression, rebound stage adjustable
Rear SuspensionAluminum 2-sided swing arm, compression and rebound damping adjustable
Front BrakeTwin disc brake, floating brake calipers, 4-piston fixed caliper, diameter 320 mm
Rear BrakeSingle disc brake, single piston floating caliper, diameter 220 mm
Front Tire120/70 ZR 17
Rear Tire190/55 ZR 17
Fuel Capacity4.6 gal. approx. 1 gal in reserve
Dry Weight449 lbs. (Wet)
MSRP15500

BMW Motorrad Launches Contingency, Support

BMW Motorrad Launches Contingency, Support

BMW Motorrad USA launches $1 Million contingency and Rider Support programs.

2015 BMW S1000RR First Ride

2015 BMW S1000RR First Ride

The king of the Superbike class, BMW’s S1000RR wears fresh hardware and software to keep it at the top of the segment, but did engineers do enough?