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BMW G 310 RR leaked forward of July 15 launch | Autocar India

Written by Ravi Kapoor

The third motorbike on BMW’s 310 platform, particulars of the G 310 RR are clearly seen within the pictures and a video which have surfaced on-line.

With barely 24 hours to the launch, clear footage and a video of the BMW G 310 RR have surfaced on-line. The pictures reveal particulars of the BMW G 310 RR, which is actually the Bavarian producer’s model of the TVS Apache RR 310. To refresh your reminiscence, TVS and BMW have co-developed a 310cc motorbike platform, whereby BMW already has a avenue bare and an ADV based mostly on it, whereas the TVS has the RR 310 supersport.

The video and pictures of the BMW G 310 RR present that the bike shares most of its bodywork with its TVS cousin. That being stated, BMW appears to have taken some effort to tweak the styling. By the seems to be of it, the visor on the Bavarian by-product appears to be barely totally different, and the cuts and creases across the headlight are one thing we don’t see on the Apache. 

The bike we see within the pictures is sporting the BMW HP-liveried colourway, with a predominantly white shade with streaks of blue and pink: the normal BMW colors. And don’t miss the BMW roundel on the fairing.

Beneath the bodywork, the G 310 RR appears to have the identical steel-trellis body, wheels and suspension as on the Apache RR 310. The tyres, nevertheless, are the Michelin Pilot Streets that we’ve seen on the BMW G 310 R, the bare bike model of the G 310 RR. The brake disc can be totally different, and never the petal disc we’ve seen on the TVS. It’s unclear if the bike we see right here has adjustable suspension, though BMW’s teaser did present that it does. It’s possible that the BMW G 310 RR can have non-adjustable suspension as normal, with adjustable ones obtainable as an possibility, as is the case with the Apache RR 310 Constructed to Order or BTO equipment.

By way of tools, the bike can have full-LED lights and the Apache’s 5.0-inch TFT show with Bluetooth connectivity and turn-by-turn navigation. 

As for the engine, the 312.2cc, single-cylinder liquid-cooled unit is predicted to be carried over in the identical state of tune – 34hp at 9,700rpm and 27.3Nm of torque at 7,700rpm. It also needs to include trip modes – Rain, City and Sport just like the Apache – which alter energy and ABS sensitivity. 

The BMW G 310R and the TVS Apache RR 310, each carry an similar price ticket of Rs 2.65 lakh. Their rival is the considerably extra highly effective, and not too long ago launched, KTM RC 390, which carries a price ticket of Rs 3.14 lakh. It’s sure that the G 310 RR can be costlier than its bare sibling, however, on the similar time, it’s unlikely to sit down too near the KTM, and can most definitely be priced beneath Rs Three lakh.

 

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