New 2015 EICMA Milan: BMW presents the new F800R 2015. Live from the EICMA show in Milan, MNC discovered as expected the new F 800 R 2015 brought up to date with the most dynamic lines, a slightly more powerful engine, electronic aids and optionally an A2 license kit. Presentation.
Readers of MNC - which, as everyone knows, have a little more luck than others - known for our video interview with Marcel Driessen live from Cologne Intermot Show BMW preparing an update of its F800R 2015. This is now done: as when launched in 2009, the German roadster throne this morning in Milan alongside the new BMW maxisportif trail (read MNC of 4 November 2014: BMW trail called S1000XR)
New 2015 EICMA Milan: BMW presents the new F800R 2015
The engine is identical to the previous model (twin 798 cm3 liquid-cooled still offering 86 Nm of torque at 5,800 revolutions), sees its power increase by 3 horses to 90 hp at 8,000 rpm, while the gear box offers more short on the first and second reports (including our reread Duel MNC facing the Triumph Street Triple R).
Side part cycle, the main developments of the expensive BMW motorcycle stunter Chris Pfeiffer concern fork now reversed (and "even more torsionally stiff," says BMW), a new handlebar offering "a more relaxed position," new footrests advanced driver foot and lowered by 10 mm, and a new lower seat (790 mm instead of 800).
BMW F800R 2015
The brake is always ensured at the front by a double disc of 320 mm (with stirrups now radial attachment) and at the rear by a single disc of 265 mm for single-piston floating caliper. ABS is now offered as standard, while the traction control ASC (Automatic Stability Control) and the suspension driven ESA (Electronic Suspension Adjustment) are optional. Visually, the new F800R 2015 model is more dynamic with new side panels, radiator covers, a front fender and headlight (now the symmetrical shapes) reviewed.
BMW offers three packages of options: the Safety Pack with CSA, ESA and the DRC (check tire pressure), the Comfort Pack with trip computer, heated grips, luggage-holders and center stand and Dynamic Pack with turn signals LEDs, rear light LEDs block, belly pan and cover passenger seat in the shade of the bike.
If the center stand is unfortunately she also optionally include still at BMW Motoroad accessories radius a sport muffler slip-on type Akrapovic "Titanium and stainless steel" that would provide "a twin particularly serious tone," and "weight savings about 1.7 kg compared to the serial rear silencer. "
Main new BMW F 800 R 2015 SPEC:
Increased Power: 66 kW (90 hp) at 8000 rev / min instead of 64 kW (87 hp) at 8000 rev / min
First and second gear ratio suitable box
Redesigned fairing elements in even more dynamic look
Four new colors (white Light, Racing blue metallic matt / Black satin gloss, matt Racing blue metallic / Light white and Light white / Black satin gloss)
Symmetrical Head Lighthouse
Brake calipers radially mounted front
Dynamic look lighter wheels
New driver footrest
Height reduced to 790 mm saddle (against 800 mm before)
New aluminum handlebar variable diameter
Traction control ASC (Automatic Stability Control) option / accessory
Controlled suspension ESA (Electronic Suspension Adjustment) option
Clamping Kit 35 kW (48 hp) option / accessory