The 2020 BMW R nineT Pure takes the standard bike that is the regular R nineT and crafts it into a very pure and more basic riding experience. The bike features retro-inspired styling and is mostly the same as the R nine-T /5 but without the special edition features.
The model features a 1,170cc boxer engine that makes 110 hp and 86 lb-ft of torque. The modern but air-cooled engine provides some simplicity in an era of motorcycling that couldn’t be more complicated and high tech. It’s a quality engine with good power.
The R nineT Pure is at home in city streets. It’s also at home on a curvy country lane. It’s a motorcycle that’s designed and built to look backward and forwards at the same time. The motorcycle also has a nice price tag of only $9,995.
The motorcycle is available in Catalano Grey, Option 719 Storm Metallic/Aurum, or Option 719 Black Strom Metallic/Light White.
On this page:we’ve curated specs, features, news, photos/videos, etc. so you can read up on the new BMW R nineT Pure in one place.
Price: $ 9,995
Engine type: 1,170 cc Air/oil cooled, 4-stroke flat twin engine
1,170 cc Air/oil cooled, 4-stroke flat twin engine
Bore x Stroke
101 mm x 73 mm
12.0 : 1
Electronic fuel injection
Single dry plate clutch, hydraulically operated
Shaft drive 2.91:1
Upside-down telescopic fork, Ø 46 mm
Cast aluminum single-sided swing arm with BMW Paralever; central spring strut, spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable (continuously variable) via handwheel, rebound damping adjustable
Dual floating disc brakes, 4-piston calipers, diameter 320 mm
Single disc brake, diameter 265 mm, dual-piston floating caliper
120/70 ZR 17
180/55 ZR 17
Fuel Tank Capacity
17 L (4.5 US gal.)
Lupine Blue metallic
82.9 in (2,105 mm)
35.5 in (900 mm)
48.8 in (1,240 mm)
58.8 in (1,493 mm)
31.7 in (805 mm)
465 lbs (211 kg)
2020 BMW R nineT Pure Features
Safety included – thanks to ABS and standard ASC.
The R nineT Pure is open to your ideas. When it comes to safety, it quite clearly reflects our ideas: this is why it is fitted with the BMW Motorrad ABS as standard. And the standard ASC (Automatic Stability Control) prevents the rear wheel from spinning and ensures more efficient power transmission, for more active riding safety.
The R nineT Pure offers the following three possibilities: there is a passenger seat with passenger frame fitted as standard. You can also quickly dismantle the passenger seat, if you are riding solo. This gives rise to a bit more storage space beneath the small seat hump. Or you ride the R nineT Pure in a very sporty and stylistically puristic way: without passenger seat and without passenger frame.