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2023 BMW R nineT [Specs, Features, Photos]

2023 BMW R nineT
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The 2023 BMW R nineT A Modern Classic

With the 2023 BMW R nineT, BMW has created a retro-inspired motorcycle that combines classic styling with modern performance as shown in its 1,170 cc, 109 horsepower engine. This bike is designed to appeal to riders who appreciate the look and feel of old-school motorcycles, but also demand modern technology and reliability. The R nineT features a powerful air-cooled boxer engine that delivers smooth and responsive power, as well as a classic-looking frame and suspension that provide a comfortable and stable ride. The nineT also offers a range of customization options, including different seats, exhausts, and other accessories, allowing riders to personalize their ride to their preferences. In addition, the R nineT also features advanced safety and technology features, such as ABS and LED lighting which keeps pace with other European bikes in this category.

If you’re looking to make your bike even more special, consider other trims in the lineup like the 100th Anniversary special edition which is limited to 1,923 units. It comes equipped with many of the exclusive Option 719 milled parts.  It also comes with the Black Storm Metallic paint and a special badge showing the number of the unit.

The 2023 BMW R nineT starts at $15,945 USD/100th Anniversary $19,995. $17,745 CAD 100th Anniversary $23,830

On this page: we’ve curated specs, features, news, photos/videos, etc. so you can read up on the new 2023 BMW R nineT in one place.

2023 BMW R nineT

Model Overview

General Info

  • Price: $15,945 USD, 100th Anniversary $19,995. $17,745 CAD, 100th Anniversary $23,830
  • Key Features:
    • ASC Stability Control
    • Ride modes
    • LED lighting
    • Upside down front fork

Main Specs

  • Engine: 1,170 cc air/oil cooled two-cylinder four-stroke boxer
  • Power: 109 horsepower
  • Torque: 85 lb-ft
  • Weight: 487 lbs (220 kgs)
  • Seat Height: 31.7 inches (805 mm)

2023 BMW R nineT

2023 BMW R nineT Specifications

From BMW


Engine 1170cc, Air/oil-cooled two-cylinder, four-stroke boxer engine with two camshafts and four radially-arranged valves per cylinder as well as central counterbalance shaft
Engine Power 109 hp at 7,250 rpm
Bore x Stroke 4.0” x 2.9”
Compression Ratio 12.0 : 1
Fuel delivery Electronic port fuel injection
Starter Electric
Max Torque 85.5 lbs-ft. at 6,000 rpm


Clutch Single dry plate clutch, hydraulically operated
Transmission Claw-shifted six-speed transmission with helical-cut splines
Drive Shaft Drive


Suspension Front Upside-down telescopic forks, 46 mm fixed-fork-tube diameter
Suspension Rear Cast aluminum single swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever; central spring strut, spring preload fully adjustable by handwheel, adjustable rebound-stage damping
Brakes Front Twin-disc brakes, diameter 12.6″, 4-piston calipers
Brakes Rear Single disc brake, diameter 10.4″, double-piston floating caliper
Tires Front 120/70 ZR 17
Tires Rear 180/55 ZR 17
Fuel Tank Capacity 4.5 gal.
Color Black Storm Metallic, Option 719 Night Black Matte/Aluminum Matte, Option 719 Aluminum, Classic chrome


Alternator Three-phase alternator with 720 Watt nominal power
Battery 12 V / 12 Ah
Tail Light LED Tail Light


Length 82.9”
Width 34.8”
Height 48.8”
Wheelbase 58.5”
Castor 4.3″
Seat Height 31.7”
Unladen weight, road ready, fully fueled

487 lbs.



2023 BMW R nineT

2023 BMW R nineT Features

Visible type plate

Unmistakable origins: With its type plate, the R nineT tells you both where it comes from and what it is made of.

Spoked wheels with mudguard holder

One single unit: The mudguard is screwed onto the fork feet using two forged aluminum brackets.

Twin-cylinder boxer engine

Striking and reduced: the newly-designed cylinder head cover and throttle body make the engine even more iconic.

Tank and air box cover

The compact tank including air box cover blends perfectly with the original BMW Motorrad proportions.

Classic dual round instruments

The analog speedometer and tachometer characterize the cockpit of the R nineT.

Standard dual-flow exhaust system

The silencer not only completes the typical roadster look, it also delivers a rich sound.

Modern LED turn signal indicators

The modern LED turn signals ensure you are visible and help keep you safe.

LED headlight

Modern LED technology meets classic headlight shape, now enhancing visibility– wherever you are riding.

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