Home Bike News Officially announced production BMW R 18, priced from US INR 13.36 lakh

Officially announced production BMW R 18, priced from US INR 13.36 lakh

- Advertisement -

The all-new BMW R 18 cruiser has been publicly announced after months of anticipation, plenty of screenshots and patent leaks.

A giant twin-cylinder boxer engine is the hallmark of a recent cruiser from BMW Motorrad. This is a 1,802 cc air / oil-cooled powerplant and is the largest displacement boxer engine ever designed by BMW Motorrad. It produces a peak torque of 157 Nm which kicks in at just 3000 rpm.

- Advertisement -

It produces a maximum power of 91 HP at 4,750 pm. There a free shaft drive attached to a 6-speed transmission. So, BMW Motorrad says the R 18 has a maximum speed of more than 111 mph (178 km / h).


The BMW R 18 style is relatively straightforward and very sleek and eye-catching. The motorcycle’s fluid lines have a relaxing influence. And the major boxer engine is, of course, the showstopper.

The R 18 has various unique features in the circular headlight such as the LED DRL, handlebar-mounted side turn signals, a single-pod semi-digital instrument cluster, fishtail exhausts, and machined fuel filler cover.

Also Read:  Bugatti Concept Bike will be developed in future idea

BMW Motorrad’s new cruiser has two versions-the R 18. So, this is the main or regular version, and the R 18 First Version. All of these are available in Metallic Black Storm paint. The distinction between the two that special double pinstriping and additional chrome features derived from the R 18 First Edition. So, this limited to the model year 2021.

The R 18 comes standard with three riding modes-Storm, Fall, and Drop. The basic kit included both ASC (Automatic Stability Control) and Drag Torque Control from BMW Motorrad.

The regular BMW R 18 rated at 17,495 USD (INR 13.36 lakh). Buyers will have to shell out an additional USD 2,150 (INR 1.64 lakh) for the R 18 First Edition. Currently on sale is a Premium Kit that includes items such as adjustable headlight, hill-start power, reverse assist and many more.

This kit would set you back by a further USD 1,450 (INR 1.10 lakh). BMW Motorrad also sells a USD 225 Select Kit (INR 17,000 approx), which includes features such as an anti-theft warning, heated grips, and a lockable fuel filler top.

- Advertisement -

Must Read

Maruti Suzuki S-Presso CNG Variant Production Begins, expected to be launch very soon

Maruti Suzuki India Limited (MSIL), the country's largest carmaker. Maruti Suzuki India Limited (MSIL) recently launched its entry-level hatchback car Alto 800 by updating...

Keeping a hand sanitizer in a car can be dangerous for us, US Fire Department warns

Can a hand sanitizer bottle that protects you from corona kill you? Can a bottle of hand sanitizer be a bomb inside a car?...

Hertz’s trip to Chapter 11

If we want to have a short version of Hertz Global Holding’s Inc. bankruptcy story: we see the global pandemic obliterating the travel business...

Is it Genesis G70 Facelift under the cover??

Genesis G70 Facelift was spotted under testing on 'The Ring'. The Korean G80 had already stolen the spotlights. The price tag had shaken the...

2022 Honda Civic Type R seen in camouflaged

2022 Honda Civic Type R could go hybrid... The new revealed Honda Civic Type R had just stolen our hearts. But now the shutterbugs caught...

Kia Stinger to roll out soon

The next-gen Stinger is more than just an electric vehicle. The vehicle looks like a sports car, runs like a sports car. So what...

Opel’s camo-car spotted, could be the new Mokka???

Opel is testing its new subcompact SUV. And the new vehicle will be a replacement for the best seller in Europe, Mokka. It was introduced...

Mercedes AMG E63 has some last minute runs before launch dates.

A face-lift of Mercedes AMG E63 was burning rubber on Nurburgring tracks. The facelift hints towards broader and bigger front grille and changed trunk...

Jaguar Land Rover seeks U.K. virus aid package

London- According to reports, Jaguar is trying to get to the government aid package. This step is to make up for the collapse in...

Kia to make micro electric vehicles

Commutation is always a headache, especially in metropolitan cities, The people banging horns and cutting their wheels anywhere. Everybody wants to have their own...