Published on November 4th, 2019 | by Amirul Mukminin0
BMW S 1000 RR, R 1250 R and R 1250 RS Arrive in Malaysia
BMW Motorrad Malaysia launched three new premium motorcycles – the new S 1000 RR, R 1250 R and R 1250 RS – at the Malaysian MotoGP that took place over the weekend.
S 1000 RR (RM138,500)
Now in its thirdgeneration, the S 1000 RR features a new layout in the main frame – Flex Frame,creating a much leaner fuel tank and seating area trim sections for furtherimproved support and knee grip.
The integrated front light design features LED technology without reflectors, combining both low and high beams in one compact element. The M Sport Package equips the superbike with the exclusive M sport seat and country-specific brake lights, along with M carbon fibre wheels.
Power comes from a newlydeveloped 999cc, four-cylinder engine that churns out 207 hp at 13,500 rpm and113 Nm of torque at 11,000 rpm. With the BMW ShiftCam Technology, the bike hasa top speed of over 200 km/h and a fuel consumption figure of 6.4 litres per100 km
Weighing 193.5 kg, the S 1000 RR is equipped with Dynamic Damping Control (DDC) electronic suspension. There are four standard riding modes, namely Rain, Road, Dynamic and Race.
The bike also features the Pro Modes which offers three additional riding modes – Pro 1, Pro 2 and Pro 3. These enable individual adaptation of control functions such as DTC, ABS Pro, DTC Wheelie Detection, torque adjustment and engine brake.
Launch Control isavailable for perfect race starts, along with the configurable Pit Lane Limiterfor exact adherence to speeds in the pit lane. Ultra-fast shifting up and downwithout the clutch is enabled by HP Shift Assistant Pro, which comes as astandard feature.
The instrument panel hasalso been redesigned, featuring a 6.5-inch TFT screen with individuallytailored screen displays.
R 1250 R (RM102,500) & R 1250 RS (RM106,500)
The R 1250 R arrives inStyle HP that features the colour combination of Lightwhite, Racing Blue andRacing Red. Matte black main frame and Night Black cast wheels provide apowerful contrast, while silver anodised fork slider tubes, gold brake calipersand stainless steel engine spoiler underscore the bike’s sporty character.
The R 1250 RS, on the other hand, arrives in Style Exclusive that features an elegant body finish in Imperial Blue, with the cylinder head covers and main frame in Agate Grey matte.
Powering the R 1250 R andR 1250 RS is a 1,254-cc boxer engine that is capable of making 136 hp at 7,750rpm and a peak torque of 143 Nm at 6,250 rpm. The new engine offers improvedemission of 110
g/km and fuelconsumption levels of 4.75 litres per 100 km of travel, thanks to the BMWShiftCam Technology.
On top of the two standard riding modes, both bikes are also equipped with Dynamic and Dynamic Pro riding modes that enable even more efficient and safe acceleration. Automatic Stability Control, Hill Start Control and Dynamic Brake Control are also included.
The two motorcycles nowfeature Keyless Ride and a multifunctional instrument cluster with a 6.5-inchfull-colour TFT screen that can be accessed via the standard BMW MotorradMulti-Controller.
With the Financing Plan from BMW Group Financial Services Malaysia, ownership of the S 1000 R starts from RM1,690 per month, the R 1250 R from RM1,250 per month, and the R 1250 RS from RM1,300 per month. These are based on estimates of 80% loan on a four-year tenure.
Owners can also enjoyadditional benefits with the Premium Engine Oil Inclusive, Service Inclusiveand Warranty Extension Programmes by BMW Motorrad Malaysia.