New for 2017: BMW S1000RR, S1000R and S1000XR Updates

New for 2017: BMW S1000RR, S1000R and S1000XR Updates

Among the new and updated models introduced by BMW Motorrad today, we have the new 2017 S1000RR, S1000R and S1000XR. While mostly changes to color and equipment, you can check out BMW’s press release below as well as all the photos in the 2017 BMW S1000RR photo gallery2017 BMW S1000R photo gallery or 2017 BMW S1000XR photo gallery.


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The new sporty BMW Motorrad 4-cylinder models.

Supreme riding dynamics, athletic character combined with maximum safety and everyday practicality – these are the defining characteristics of the BMW Motorrad four-cylinder models. For the model year 2017 the supersports bike S1000RR, the dynamic roadster S1000R and the adventure sports model S1000XR have undergone the following model revisions:

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The new BMW S1000RR – virtually perfect yet still optimized.

  • Adaptation to EU4 requirements.
  • ABS Pro as a new element of the optional equipment item “Riding Modes Pro.”
  • DTC as standard.
  • The new RR now as standard as a single-seat model with passenger seat cover. The optional passenger package is available free of charge as an alternative.
  • Well-established color concepts Racing Red non-metallic/Lightwhite non-metallic and BMW Motorsport (Lupine Blue metallic/Lightwhite non-metallic/Racing Red non-metallic), though in a new design.
  • New color variant Granite Grey metallic/Blackstorm metallic.
  • Design Option Wheels with red rim lines now included as standard as part of the color concepts Racing Red non-metallic/Lightwhite non-metallic and BMW Motorsport.

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The new BMW S1000R – enhanced dynamic roadster.

  • Adaptation to EU4 requirements.
  • Output increased to 121 kW / 165 hp at 11,000 rpm  (previously: 118 kW/ 160 hp).
  • Weight reduction by 2 kg to 205 kg DIN unladen.
  • Payload increased by 2 kg.
  • HP titanium rear silencer as standard for an even more potent sound and a sporty look.
  • Vibration-free handlebars for a further increase in comfort.
  • New frame structure with lighter main frame rear section.
  • ABS Pro as a new element of the optional equipment item “Riding Modes Pro.”
  • HP Shift Assistant Pro for quick shifting up and down without clutch as an ex-works option.
  • Light HP forged wheels (–2.4 kg as compared to the standard version) as a new optional equipment items ex works.
  • Design Option Wheels with red rim lines as a new ex works option.
  • Multifunction instrument cluster with improved readability and including outdoor temperature display.
  • Significantly reduced fairing.
  • New color variants Racing Red non-metallic/Blackstorm metallic, Catalano Grey non-metallic and BMW Motorsport (Lupine Blue metallic/Lightwhite non-metallic/Racing Red non-metallic).

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The new BMW S1000XR – adventure sports, further refined.

  • Adaptation to EU4 requirements.
  • Output increased to 121 kW / 165 hp at 11,000 rpm  (previously: 118 kW/ 160 hp).
  • Optimized vibration-free handlebars for increased comfort.
  • Increase in maximum permissible weight from 434 to 444 kg, thereby increasing payload by 10 kg.
  • Well-established color concepts Racing Red non-metallic and Lightwhite non-metallic / Granite Grey metallic matt / Racing Red non-metallic.
  • New color variant Ocean Blue metallic matt.

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