BMW haven’t messed with a proven recipe, for which they have to be applauded, but for 2017 the changes are only minor and if I was a current XR owner I wouldn’t be chasing a 2017 model. However, if you’re looking for a fast versatile sports-tourer, look no further.
■ Power ■ Comfort ■ ESA suspension ■ Riding aids
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Price ■ Not different enough