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Offline norskman

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S1000XR SE Black 2019 model
on: October 16, 2018, 02:33:58 PM
I traded in my 2016 White S1000XR SE for a bright new 2019 Black model.

Very cool.


will post pictures.

Apparently the dealer had lots of enquiries about it - but I was the one who managed to bag it.

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Re: S1000XR SE Black 2019 model
Reply #1 on: October 16, 2018, 04:37:05 PM
Do you know what the differences are from the 2018 XR - other than the black colour?  :305:
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Re: S1000XR SE Black 2019 model
Reply #2 on: October 16, 2018, 04:39:23 PM
Some:
Black handlebars!
Raised the price

Rest is cosmetic.
I don't think anything else.

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Re: S1000XR SE Black 2019 model
Reply #3 on: October 16, 2018, 04:45:12 PM
*Originally Posted by norskman [+]
Some:
Black handlebars!
Raised the price

Rest is cosmetic.
I don't think anything else.

Thats what I thought - not much of a new bike then really - hardly changed from original launch  :305:
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Re: S1000XR SE Black 2019 model
Reply #4 on: October 16, 2018, 05:18:08 PM
Increased power from the engine and then removed by the Euro IV exhaust and noise emission controls
Removed the vibes with a new piece of rubber
Added emergency braking flashing led - which the rider cannot of course see...the holy grail if you do see it flashing when braking hard
Increased the pre-discounted price by £1500 from the original launch price

Yes not a lot has changed - but expect a new bike in the next 2 years -
TFT screen
Keyless
improved engine performance
Possibly new frame changes
Higher price

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Re: S1000XR SE Black 2019 model
Reply #5 on: October 16, 2018, 08:54:45 PM
By 2020, the DR650 will have those things:
Keyless
TFT
Improved engine and frame
LOWER PRICE.

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Re: S1000XR SE Black 2019 model
Reply #6 on: October 17, 2018, 12:35:51 PM
*Originally Posted by norskman [+]
Apparently the dealer had lots of enquiries about it - but I was the one who managed to bag it.

I bet he tells all his customers they are just as lucky  :002:

Looks nice though. Lots of things look better in black. Although if it were my money, I wouldn't want those decals on the side of the tank.
I wonder if the boxes will be available to suit rather than the somewhat liimiting red or grey?
Last Edit: October 17, 2018, 12:53:19 PM by Nelster

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Re: S1000XR SE Black 2019 model
Reply #7 on: October 17, 2018, 01:51:35 PM
You get black handlebars as well with a decal in the middle of the handle bars as well.....

All for the extra sum of £230 on top of the hiked price in the first place.

Worth every penny extra......I don't think so. but now the Motorsport colour has been dropped for 2019 as well - or so they said....but still shown on the web site.



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Re: S1000XR SE Black 2019 model
Reply #8 on: October 17, 2018, 02:31:10 PM
*Originally Posted by norskman [+]
You get black handlebars as well with a decal in the middle of the handle bars as well.....

All for the extra sum of £230 on top of the hiked price in the first place.

Worth every penny extra......I don't think so. but now the Motorsport colour has been dropped for 2019 as well - or so they said....but still shown on the web site.

WOW  :046:

The BMW website is always way behind unfortunately  :305:
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Re: S1000XR SE Black 2019 model
Reply #9 on: October 20, 2018, 07:50:50 AM
I would quite like the black handlebars on mine.

Edinburgh Motorrad have two black editions in the showroom.

Prefer my motorsport edition though!