Turning the clock back to 1969, Motorrad launched the R series of bikes that brought forth a contemporary design to the world of two-wheelers. In order to celebrate five decades of originality and classic design, the 2019 BMW Motorrad 50th Anniversary Edition R nineT /5 is here honor the company’s historical roots.
The anniversary model also marks 50 years of BMW Motorrad production in Berlin, Spandau. It has plenty of nostalgic charm with a body finished in Lupine Blue metallic with a smoke effect and a double line marking on the tank sporting the anniversary emblem. The beautiful motorcycle also has a double seat with cross-embossing on the cover, as well as Aluminum Silver coating on the engine, gearbox, wheel hubs, and spokes — resembling the style of the /5. Powering the motorcycle is a 110-horsepower boxer engine meeting EU4 requirements. For excellent performance on the road, it’s equipped with a 320-millimeter twin disc brake at the front, 2-in-1 stainless steel exhaust system, heated grips, and Automatic Stability Control. There is no official price tag on the bike yet, but it’s expected to be available soon.