BMW R nineT /5 Motorbikes For Sale

BMW R nineT /5
Show all 23 images
Launch RRP: £9,950
Insurance Costs: 9 of 10

What Is It?

The R nineT /5 is a premium retro style bike and is powered by a Euro 4 compliant air / oil cooled 1,170 cc Boxer engine which develops 108.6 bhp at 7,750 rpm and maximum torque at 6,000 rpm.

Features include:

  • Steel tubular frame
  • Dual 320 mm discs with Brembo four piston calipers up front
  • Rear 265 mm disc with two piston caliper
  • ABS and traction control
  • 43 mm standard fork with 125 mm travel
  • Pre-load adjustable rear Paralever suspension with 120 mm travel
  • Shaft final drive and 6 speed gearbox
  • 2->1 exhaust system
  • Adjustable clutch and brake levers
  • LED rear light

The R nineT /5 special edition celebrates the 50 years of bike production in Berlin's Spandau district, specifically the R50/5, R60/5 and R75/5 models.

It's essentially the R nineT Pure with spoked wheels, a fancy Option 719 seat, Chrome oval mirrors, Chrome exhaust (like the Racer), fork gaiters, less black bits, traction control / heated grips as standard, forged pegs, tank knee pads and a special plaque on the fuel tank.

The wire spoked 17" wheels take a 120/70 tyre at the front and 180/55 at the rear.

Options include the comfort seat, HP silencer, steering damper, panniers, LED indicators, rev counter and Aluminium fly screen. 

Colours: Blue with white detailing


Capacity: 1,170 cc (very high)

Power: 109 bhp, 81 kW (high)

Red Line: 8,500 rpm (average)

Top Speed: 125 mph, 201 km/h (high)

Fuel Consumption / Gas Mileage: 45 mpg, 6.3 l/100km, 15.9 km/l (average)

Range: 170 miles, 274 km (high)

Fuel Capacity: 17.0 litres, 4.5 US gallons (high)

Seat Height: 825 mm, 32.5 inches (average)

Wet Weight: 219 kg, 483 pounds (heavy)

Power to Weight: 0.498 bhp/kg, 0.371 kW/kg

Road Tax (VED): £96 / Year (very high)

Road tax and VED guide

Review In A Few

What's Good?

  • Easy to customise
  • Build quality
  • Handling
  • Engine
  • Looks

Any Downsides?

  • No gear position indicator
  • Suspension


Related Model

More Info

Check out this video from DriveMag Riders for some details.

More info and specs

Bikes for Sale (0)

We haven't seen any for sale today - please try again later.

Sell Your Bike

Simply pop in the reg number to get a same day valuation from We Want Your Motorbike:


Similar Models

See all of the retro models

Related Info