BMW (*18*) India launched the all-new BMW R 18 Classic in the nation. The new BMW R 18 Classic could be ordered as a totally constructed-up unit (CBU) from Tuesday (February 23) onwards by the BMW (*18*) supplier community.
Following the premiere of the BMW R 18 final 12 months, BMW (*18*) India has now launched the second member of its new cruiser section – The R 18 Classic. The all-new BMW R 18 Classic is a nostalgic touring bike that echoes the beginnings of nice touring cruiser fashions.
Vikram Pawah, President, BMW Group India stated, “BMW Motorrad made a striking entry into the cruiser segment with the BMW R 18. Building on the success and popularity of BMW’s first cruiser in India, we now present the BMW R 18 Classic with a reimagined, even more, iconic character. The eye-catching styling of the BMW R 18 Classic adds to the riding experience and evokes the emotions of a bygone era.While the design calls on the historic roots, the state-of-the-art technology and riding dynamics provide the most authentic, unparalleled experience one can enjoy on two wheels. This motorcycle will have an enormous appeal for motorcyclists who live for unforgettable cruising moments.”
In the all-new BMW R 18 Classic, a timeless design is merged with clear-reduce but up to date know-how to create a captivating general idea – providing a driving expertise that’s as cultivated as it’s emotional.
While the R 18 is purist in type, the R 18 Classic features a big windscreen, passenger seat, saddlebags, LED extra headlights and a 16-inch entrance wheel. It features the most important displacement boxer engine ever constructed by BMW.
The all-new BMW R 18 Classic ‘First Edition’ is priced at Rs 24,00,000 (ex-showroom).
The BMW R 18 Classic is BMW Motorrad’s interpretation of a cruiser that continues in the model’s custom and confidently displays the type of the instances passed by. Its purity of practical and classy design parts such because the double-cradle body, the teardrop tank, the uncovered driveshaft and the paintwork with finely drawn double pinstripes are harking back to the legendary boxer from 1936. The classically designed round instrument with built-in show is enclosed in a steel housing with an ornamental chrome ring.
The ‘BERLIN BUILT’ inscription on the face reinforces the bike’s origin. The state-of-the-artwork LED headlights to make sure superior visibility on all roads. The sickle-formed graphical LED daytime operating gentle additional enhances the hallmark BMW (*18*) heritage face. Starting from the steering head, the central body tube and swingarm prime body tubes visually kind a steady line that capabilities as a central design characteristic. In mixture with the swingarm down tubes, that are additionally aligned with the body down tubes, this offers the R 18 Classic a distinctly flat, elongated and muscular look.