New BMW R 12 nineT unveiled
May 16, 2023
BMW has unveiled the new R 12 nineT on its 100th anniversary, which will replace the decade old BMW R nineT.
Similar to the motorcycle it replaces, the R 12 nineT is designed to be heavily customised is an evolution of the older R nineT.
The new R 12 nineT carries forward the same design DNA with the exhaust mounted on the left side of the motorcycle.
As the name suggests, the '12' denotes the engine displacement, which is a 1200cc air and oil-cooled boxer twin. BMW has not revealed the specifications yet.
In terms of equipment, the R 12 nineT gets full LED lighting.
The tail light is also an LED unit, but neatly integrated with the rear seat to give it a short tail.
The R 12 nineT also retains its retro design with a twin-pod instrument cluster.
The motorcycle gets premium forks, along with monoblock radial callipers. BMW will reveal more details about the R 12 nineT soon.