New bike: super-limited-edition BRABUS 1300 R Masterpiece Edition


The BRABUS 1300 R Masterpiece Edition is super limited edition, with just 50 bikes built.

The latest BRABUS bike, the 1300 R Masterpiece Edition, is powered by the V-twin engine found in the KTM 1290 Super Duke R.

Its sporting exclusive design combines classic motorcycle design with modern features, such as motorsport-inspired side fairings with integrated winglets. These winglets accompany various parts of the front fender in being produced from this hi-tech composite material.

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Each of the 50 bikes is made even more exclusive and limited-edition with “Frozen Gold” detail also on the BRABUS Monoblock Z hi-tech forged wheels, decorative rings around the twin BRABUS sports exhaust silencers, the individual model number Sign of Excellence badge on the tank and the BRABUS Masterpiece badge on the seat pad.

There are two premium colour schemes to choose from – “Onyx Black” and “Diamond White”. 25 of each colour will be available.

The first BRABUS motorcycle, BRABUS 1300 R naked bikes, sold out in less than two minutes, as did the second generation, the Edition 23.

The BRABUS 1300 R Masterpiece Edition will be the last build in the series.

It costs 41,930 euros (roughly £36,303).

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The special equipment features of the BRABUS 1300 R Masterpiece Edition:

  • BRABUS “1 of 25” Sign of Excellence badge with “Frozen Gold” highlights
  • BRABUS 1300 R MASTERPIECE badge on seat pad
  • Front fender elements, tank and tail cowl with a choice of “Onyx Black” or “Diamond White” paintwork
  • Frame painted matte black
  • Exclusive carbon package consisting of dash and connector covers, triangular covers for the rear side fairing as well as a cover for the single-sided swingarm
  • BRABUS Monoblock Z ”GOLD PLATINUM” forged alloy wheels
  • BRABUS 1300 R slip-on dual exhaust with accent rings in “Frozen Gold”
  • Heated, black BRABUS single seat with “Diamond Rising” quilting pattern
  • BRABUS start animation and color scheme for the display
  • BRABUS exposed-carbon headlight visor with round LED headlight
  • BRABUS exposed-carbon side fairings with integrated winglets
  • BRABUS exposed-carbon front spoiler
  • CNC-milled BRABUS triple clamp
  • Adjustable, CNC-milled BRABUS front brake and clutch levers
  • CNC-milled BRABUS aluminum caps for brake and clutch hydraulics reservoirs
  • Adjustable, CNC-milled BRABUS foot pegs
  • CNC-milled BRABUS aluminum caps for gas tank and oil tank
  • BRABUS bar end mirrors
  • BRABUS exposed-carbon tail with single seat and short license plate bracket
  • LED turn signals, with integrated tail lights and brake lights at the rear
  • WP APEX semi-active suspension, choice of AUTO mode or manually adjustable
  • WP PRO COMPONENTS (WP APEX PRO 7117) steering damper
  • Engine electronics with five selectable riding modes (STREET – SPORT – RAIN – PERFORMANCE – TRACK).
  • Quick-action throttle


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