New BMW S 1000 XR

​Spotlight on the new BMW S 1000 XR​

​The impressive new BMW S 1000 XR represents one of the BMW Motorrad’s most impressive and appealing motorcycles of recent years, with its perfect blend of sport, adventure and touring bike performance ensuring that it has found a place among motorcycle enthusiasts of all tastes. The bike, which was first unveiled at the EICMA Milan event back in November 2014 continues to excel, with the comfort and practicality, speed and stability all combining in perfect harmony.

At John Clark BMW Motorrad in Aberdeen and Tayside, we’re pleased to be able to offer customers the chance to experience the very best of the BMW S 1000 XR for themselves by joining us for a test ride. In the meantime, however, you can simply review the key features of the model below. 

Quality and reliability

The BMW name is synonymous with quality, so you can rest assured that the BMW S 1000 XR won’t let you down in terms of manufacturing standards. Only the very best materials make up the model, so you can have complete confidence that the bike won’t let you down. Plus, with John Clark BMW Motorrad, you can always come back to us with any concerns you might have – the BMW S 1000 XR parts we stock are all manufacturer approved and ensure your warranty stays valid, should we need to fix anything.


For those looking for a responsive and agile bike, the BMW S 1000 XR is undoubtedly the perfect choice. Powered by a 999cc, four-cylinder in-line engine, the model is capable of delivering up to 165hp at 11,000rpm. Plus, with Automatic Stability Control ensuring optimum traction regardless of the surface, all this power can be controlled for a ride that is both exciting and safe.


In terms of equipment, the new BMW S 1000 XR comes with a staggering array of equipment including standard and optional measures. From the two riding modes - Rain and Road - to the two-way adjustable screen presenting you with all the ride data you need, there is plenty to improve the ride. Plus, additional extras such as cruise control, heated grips, and Dynamic Electronic Suspension Adjust can all be added via the various upgrade packs.

Running costs

The new BMW S 1000 XR is for sale now, with prices starting from £12,890. You can also buy this motorcycle with additional upgrades, which come at an extra cost. For such a price, you can enjoy one of the very best bikes currently available.