BMW presents r nineT and R18 100 Years Edition

By Gokul, 20 December 2022

Both models are limited to 1923 units each

BMW 100 Years Edition

In conjunction with its 100-year history, BMW Motorrad presented two special anniversary models to commemorate the occasion, which are the R nineT Roadster and the R 18 Cruiser 100 Years edition models. In keeping with the year in which BMW Motorrad was founded, both models are limited to 1923 units each.

As for the BMW R nineT 100 Years, the roadster features the Classic Chrome and Option 719 Parts including High-grade paint-on-chrome surfaces and exquisite milled parts and wheels.

The tank is a combination of black with chrome and white double-lining and is complemented by knee pads and a 100 Years badge. Classic chrome is also found on the seat hump.

The front wheel cover is also painted in black and features white double lining. The seat bench in two-tone combination black/oxblood rounds off the high quality look.

BMW 100 Years Edition r nineT

Numerous black components such as fork tubes, air intake snorkel and some Option 719 components complement this harmoniously.

The R nineT 100 Years includes the 719 Classic wheels option with black anodised rim rings, the Option 719 Shadow milled parts package with milled cylinder head covers, engine housing covers, seat holders, oil filler plug and the Option 719 Shadow II milled parts package, consisting of adjustable hand levers and a footrest system, pillion footrests as well as expansion tank covers and handlebar end mirrors. 

BMW 100 Years

Adaptive turning light and the Comfort Package with heated grips, cruise control and Driving Modes Pro complete the extensive equipment of the edition model. An anti-theft alarm system can also be retrofitted as part of the optional equipment ex works or via the range of Original BMW Motorrad Accessories.

And then we have the BMW R 18 100 Years which also comes in Classic Chrome, with black paintwork and high-gloss chrome surfaces as well as white double lining and a 100 Years badge. 

BMW 100 Years Edition R18

The paint-on-chrome concept in Classic Chrome is also found on the rear wheel cover in combination with white double lining. The front wheel cover and the side covers are painted in black, complemented by white double lining on the front mudguard.

The Option 719 seat upholstered in the bicolour combination black/oxblood with high-quality diamond embossing blends in harmoniously.

The R 18 100 Years is also complemented by numerous chrome parts from the Chrome design option. The high-quality and durable galvanic surface coating can be found on these parts: Handlebar fittings, gearshift and foot brake levers, handlebar clamps, handlebar weights, mirrors, brake master cylinders, brake calipers, engine casing covers, cylinder head covers and intake manifold trims.

BMW 100 Years R18

Other features of the BMW R 18 100 Years also include chromed Akrapovič rear silencers with perforated tailpipe trims in the "propeller style" of the BMW brand logo. Safety and comfort are ensured by Headlight Pro with adaptive turning light, reversing aid, electronic cruise control and heated grips. 

As part of the optional equipment ex works, the new BMW R 18 100 Years can also be equipped with anti-theft alarm system, pillion package, running boards, Hill Start Control, lockable fuel filler cap and power reduction.

With the R nineT and R 18 models in the Heritage experience world, BMW Motorrad is paying due tribute to its almost 100-year history and tradition, which is inextricably linked with the boxer engine. 

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