THE WAIT IS OVER.

19.09.2020

THE WAIT IS OVER.

19.09.2020

SOUL IS ALL THAT MATTERS.

Ready to experience true freedom?

Stripped back. Laid bare. The new BMW R 18 is set to fuel your soul.

Masterfully crafted in Berlin, this modern icon entwines timeless design with the biggest boxer engine since 1923.

Free yourself from constraint. Take command of a motorcycle that doesn't bow to convention. Charge ahead to new experiences.

Now taking centre stage at BMW Motorrad Park Lane, get in touch with our team to arrange your test ride* and come see the exquisite craftsmanship and detailing that characterize the R 18 for yourself!

In the meantime, check out the the sound of the R 18 here.

Book your test ride.

The new BMW R 18 brings the essence of great BMW Motorrad classic motorcycles into the modern era. Book your test ride and experience our biggest flat twin boxer ever.

Configure yours

The R 18 is scaled back to its core to allow for full customisation. Riders have a number of custom equipment options available, to discover more click here.

Data & Equipment

The R 18 combines many hallmarks of our history such as the open drive shaft. We have worked these iconic features over bringing them into the present. Learn all about the technical data and equipment here.

A BAVARIAN SOUL STORY.

Follow our protagonist Tommy Kerns as he dives into the world of the R 18 with you. In the first episode, Tommy learns about the roots of the machine and uncovers a well-hidden secret.

*Test rides subject to status and availability.