The BMW G 310 R is powered by 313cc BS6 engine which develops a power of 33.52 bhp and a torque of 28 Nm. With both front and rear disc brakes, BMW G 310 R comes up with anti-locking braking system. This G 310 R bike weighs 164 kg and has a fuel tank capacity of 11 liters.
The BMW G 310 R is now more affordable than the 2019 model and yet gets additional features and slight styling revisions that add value to the package. The biggest update is the inclusion of LED lighting for the headlamp, turn signals and tail lamp. And as part of the 2020 update, BMW has also added new colours to the G 310 R’s palette.
To begin with, there is the Style Sport colour that costs a premium over the other options. It comprises of a dark grey colour with hints of white on the headlamp and side panels. Moreover, the paint scheme also features a bright red frame, wheels, and graphics. The other paint scheme is Cosmic Black that includes a black base colour with white on the side panels and headlamp cowl. The third paint is called Polar White infuses BMW’s signature blue and white colour scheme.
As for features, the G 310 R now gets adjustable clutch and brake levers along with a ride-by-wire throttle. The 312cc, single-cylinder engine is now BS6-compliant and churns out 34bhp at 9,500rpm and 28Nm at 7,000rpm- the same figures as the outgoing model. However, the engine which is paired to a six-speed gearbox now gets an assist and slipper clutch as standard. On the other hand, the cycle parts on the G 310 R remain unaltered.
In terms of competition, the motorcycle will go head on against the KTM 390 Duke and the Honda CB300R.