2018 BMW HP4 Race Limited Edition 215 hp Carbon Fiber - they have actually supplied information on this special maker. Minimal to a run of simply 750 hand-crafted equipment, the HP4 Race will certainly include a lot of carbon fiber consisting of a monocoque structure considering simply 17.2 pounds (7.8 kg), an independent back structure with three-stage elevation change, edges that are 30 percent lighter compared to the previous light alloy built wheels, and also different trim items installed utilizing snap bolts. BMW claims this is the initial motorbike on the planet to provide a complete carbon framework and also totally carbon wheels bringing the weight to simply 321 pounds (completely dry).
The 2018 BMW HP4 Race's inline four-cylinder engine complies with Stamina and also Superbike Globe Champion regulations as well as offers a max 215 hp (158 kW) at 13,900 rpm, which is up 16 hp from the common S1000RR specifications. BMW claims each engine is developed by professionals, run in and checked on the dyno to guarantee every engine matches the necessary power contour. It after that obtains its very first solution, consisting of an oil adjustment, is endoscopes, as well as the control times, as well as shutoff clearance, are readjusted ... implying the HP4 Race prepares to race as quickly as it's supplied. A six‑speed close ratio auto racing transmission is utilized with maximized transmission proportions as well as numerous second proportions as well as consists of pinion as well as chain gear choices.
Prepared to race right from the manufacturing facility, the HP4 Race has an FGR 300 bottom-side-up fork and also TTX 36 General Practitioner shock from Öhlins-- these equal components to those made use of in both the Superbike Globe Champion as well as in MotoGP. The light alloy underslung swingarm made from machine made and also sheet steel components is additionally an element made use of in the Superbike Globe Mug. Both Brembo GP4 Public Relations monoblock brake calipers made use of could additionally be located in Globe Mug devices. Layered titanium pistons and also single-piece lightweight aluminum calipers with chemically nickel-plated surface area create exactly what is presently the best mix of products readily available. Combined with 6.75 mm thick 320 mm size T-type steel blades, the system must supply exceptional brake efficiency.
A considerable plan of digital control and also help systems in addition to a weight-optimized onboard electric system will certainly satisfy the racer's requirements. A riches of details is readily available on the 2D control panel with transferable information memory (2D logger). Varied set-up choices for various track designs as well as roadway surface area problems are offered by the distinct Dynamic Grip Control, Engine Brake EBR as well as Wheelie Control. These can be set uniquely for every equipment inning accordance with cyclist choice. Various other digital functions are the Pit Lane Limiter for observing bit rate limitations and also Release Control for the excellent race begins.
While BMW might no more be fielding a manufacturing facility race group, they are revealing their desire to sustain privateers by producing a brand-new race-ready bike with the most up to date equipment and also innovation. We'll need to wait and see just how well the 2018 BMW HP4 Race contends on the track versus various other brand names, which are drawing out greater efficiency makers. You could check out BMW's news release listed below, and also see all the images in our HP4 Race picture gallery.
Remarkable technological services for optimum efficiency on the race course have actually constantly been the characteristic of carefully picked manufacturing facility auto racing bikes changed to excellence to the last information. With the brand-new HP4 RACE, BMW Motorrad offers a full-blooded auto racing bike in a manufacturing run of 750. It is separately crafted by a little, very specialized group, guaranteeing the really highest degree of high quality.
In regards to the engine, electronic devices and also springtime components, the brand-new HP4 RACE remains in the exact same group as present superbike manufacturing facility auto racing equipment, also exceeding this degree in the location of suspension with its carbon fiber framework. Evaluating 377 pounds. (171 kg) when completely sustained as well as roadway all set, the brand-new HP4 RACE is also lighter compared to the manufacturing facility auto racing bikes presently made use of in the Superbike Globe Champion as well as is just somewhat over the MotoGP manufacturing facility racers in regards to weight.
With the HP4 RACE, BMW Motorrad is the initial motorbike supplier worldwide to offer a major structure made totally of carbon fiber as well as considering simply 17.2 pounds. (7.8 kg) that is created industrially in a little collection, thus making this future-oriented innovation offered for anybody to buy. The front, as well as back wheel, are likewise constructed from this state-of-the-art product, allowing a weight decrease of roughly 30 percent as compared to light alloy built wheels while keeping an intentionally stiff layout.
The brand-new HP4 RACE furthermore satisfies the greatest needs of competing for modern technology in the location of springtime aspects and also brakes. Both the FGR 300 bottom-side-up fork as well as the TTX 36 General Practitioner springtime strut are provided by the Swedish producer Öhlins, with the same components being made use of both in the Superbike Globe Champion as well as in MotoGP. The light alloy underslung swingarm constructed from machine made and also sheet steel components is additionally a part utilized in the Superbike Globe Mug.
Including 2 Brembo GP4 Public Relations monoblock brake calipers, the brake system of brand-new HP4 RACE additionally has components or else just to be located in Globe Mug makers. Layered titanium pistons and also single-piece lightweight aluminum calipers with chemically nickel-plated surface area produce exactly what is presently the best mix of products readily available. Along with 6.75 mm thick 320 mm T-type auto racing steel brakes, the system guarantees spectacular brake efficiency.
The pure-blooded auto racing engine as well as the close-ratio auto racing transmission with adjusted transmission proportions inning accordance with Globe Mug specs.
The brand-new HP4 RACE has a pure-blooded auto racing engine just like requirements 6.2 and also 7.2 as in the Stamina as well as Superbike Globe Championships. The peak outcome is 215 hp (158 kW) at 13,900 rpm. The optimum torque of 88.5 ft-lbs. (120 Nm) is gotten to at 10,000 rpm. The optimum engine rate has actually been raised as compared with the engine of the S1000RR from 14,200 rpm to 14,500 rpm. With the goal of attaining the very best feasible efficiency, a 6‑speed close ratio auto racing transmission is made use of with maximized transmission proportions and also numerous additional proportions (varied opinions, as well as chain gears, consisted of).
Weight-optimized electric system, 2D control panel together with Dynamic Grip Control DTC, Engine Brake EBR, Wheelie Control as well as various other digital attributes - The brand-new BMW HP4 RACE includes a comprehensive plan of digital control and also help systems along with a weight-optimized on-board electric system which has actually been maximized to fulfill competing requirements. A wide range of info is offered on the 2D control panel with transferable information memory (2D logger).
Varied set-up alternatives for various track formats and also roadway surface area problems are given by the audibly apparent Dynamic Grip Control regulated by ignition cut, Engine Brake EBR and also Wheelie Control. These can be configured uniquely for every equipment inning accordance with cyclist choice, permitting optimal use the massive riding characteristics perspective provided by the brand-new HP4 RACE. Various other digital functions are the Pit Lane Limiter for observing rate restrictions in the pit lane as well as Release Control for the best race begins.
Light trim carbon fiber trim components and also hand-brushed light weight aluminum gas storage tank.
The carbon fiber trim, the consumption silencer cover and also the seat bulge in the brand-new 2018 BMW HP4 RACE include the BMW HP Motorsport colors. A hand-brushed light weight aluminum gas container secured with a clear surface highlights the bike's high-grade auto racing appearance.