- Timerange of production: 1952-1954
- Power: 35 CV at 7000 rpm
- Displacement (ccm): 594 c.c.
- Type of engine: Boxer 4-stroke, overhead valve
- Transmisión: Cardan
- Maximum speed: 160 Km/h
- Produced units: 1.452
- Weight: 193 Kg.
BMW R-68 year 1952. Documented motorcycle with good work.
The first model of BMW that ran hundred miles: the R-68, was based on the R-67 but had been increased by 35 hp power with new cylinder heads and carburetors.
Adjusted fender and seat attached to the frame remarked on the sporty character of this motorcycle what reached 160 km/h (equivalent to 100 miles/h). Today, this model is one of the most wanted in the BMW brand.