By : TEAM TOS
BMW has launched the latest F 900 XR in the Indian market. The F 900 XR now comes with a price tag of INR 12.30 lakhs (Ex-Showroom). With the XR tag, BMW claims to deliver an uncompromising mix of sportiness and touring capability for this motorcycle.
Not much has changed and the motorcycle still comes with a 6.5-inch colour TFT multifunctional instrument cluster with smartphone connectivity via Bluetooth and the BMW Motorrad Connectivity App. LED lighting all around is a given and Dynamic ESA, Keyless Ride and center stand come as a part of the standard package. The German brand is also offering a 3-year, unlimited kilometer warranty as standard. Customers can also get the optional extent warranty for the fourth and fifth years. Along with all this, you can get a 1 year, free road-side assistance package from the brand.
Apart from the Standard package, BMW is offering two other packages with the motorcycle. The Dynamic package comes with Headlight Pro, Daytime Running Lights and Gear Shift Assist Pro, whereas the Active Package includes Riding Modes Pro, Dynamic Engine Brake Control (MSR), Heated Grips, Dynamic Traction Control, ABS Pro and Adaptive Cornering Lights.
Speaking about the powerhouse of the bike, the F 900 XR gets an inline, 2-cylinder, 895cc, water-cooled engine that belts out 103BHP and 92 Nm of torque. The 0-100 km/h run is timed at 3.6 seconds and the top speed is over 200 km/h. Furthermore, the motorcycle is mated to a 6-speed gearbox. The suspension set-up comprises of USD forks upfront and a double-sided swinging arm with central suspension strut.
The bike is brought to Indian shores via the CBU route and the brand has said that the deliveries for the motorcycle will start from June 2022.