Pure, as in unadulterated, undiluted, genuine, real. Pure, as in elemental, untainted, and distilled down to its most basic form. With the Pure version of the R nineT, BMW has stripped the platform of everything its designers deemed interfered with the integrity of the ride. If the Pure were made with a less care, it might have ended up feeling stripped down, incomplete. Instead, the Pure is surprisingly successful and may be my favorite R nineT variant yet.
So, what makes the R nineT Pure pure? Well, it’s essentially an engine connected to two wheels and sporting a gas tank, seat, and handlebar – plus little else. The look is iconic motorcycle. All real nods to modernity, like the fuel injection and ABS are largely hidden from view.
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