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Oct 2, 2012

BMW Motorrad Announces Pricing For 2013 HP4

A 2013 BMW HP4.
BMW Motorrad Announces Pricing For 2013 HP4

Base Model Includes World's First Dynamic Damping Control in Production Motorcycle

Woodcliff Lake, NJ October 2, 2012"¦BMW Motorrad announced pricing for the highly anticipated 2013 HP4 at the Intermot Show in Cologne, Germany today. The new HP4, the lightest 4-cylinder supersports bike in its class, will have a base Manufacturers Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of $19,990. It will be available for purchase through authorized BMW Motorrad dealers by the end of 2012.

The base model comes equipped with:

DDC (Dynamic Damping Control) semi active suspension (a world first in production motorcycle construction)
Launch control for optimal acceleration
Akrapovic full titanium exhaust
Seven-spoke forged aluminum wheels in gloss black
Radial Brembo Monobloc brake calipers
Race ABS with new IDM calibration
DTC (Dynamic Traction Control) with new 14-step adjustability
Gear shift assistant

The Standard Package (offered at an MSRP of $20,525) includes base equipment as well as:

A Pillion Rider Package (priced at $285) featuring a rear seat and rear footrests to accommodate a rear pillion rider

Heated Grips

The Premium Package (offered at an MSRP of $24,995) includes base equipment as well as:

A Competition Package (priced at $4,470) featuring

-- HP carbon engine spoiler

-- HP carbon trim

-- HP folding clutch and brake levers

-- HP rider footrests adjustable

-- Forged aluminum wheels in Racing Blue Metallic

-- Sponsor decal kit (not mounted)

Pillion Rider Package (described above)

Heated Grips

Optional extras priced separately include heated grips ($250) and an anti-theft alarm ($395).

Making its world press debut today in Cologne, the new HP4 is based on the popular BMW S 1000 RR superbike and combines lightweight, massive power with razor sharp handling. The 2013 HP4 is a continuation of BMW Motorrad's HP model series founded in 2005. Following the boxer models HP2 Enduro, HP2 Megamoto and HP2 Sport, the BMW HP4 is the first 4-cylinder motorcycle in the HP family and the most advanced production sporting motorcycle ever built. Offered with its own distinctive multi-color paint finish in Racing Blue Metallic / Light White/Sapphire Black Metallic, the HP4 will only be available in limited numbers.

Unified Destination and Handling charges through authorized BMW Motorrad Dealers in the U.S. is an additional $495.