Starting from £12,850

CE 04

BMW Motorrad CE 04

Design brings us together

The two colour concepts have been accurately adapted to the modern and unmistakeable design of the BMW CE 04. They emphasise the pioneering design and set striking highlights.

The Style Avantgarde BMW CE 04 in Magellan grey metallic seamlessly integrates expressively and confidently into big city settings thanks to its various tapes: sophisticated, significant and expressive.

The bright Light white BMW CE 04 tone dynamically and liberally reflects the vibrant big city as a contemporary space for interpretation.

BMW Motorrad CE 04


  • 31kW (42 hp) maximum output
  • 2.6 seconds from 0 to 50 km/h
  • 130km range as per WMTC
  • 65 minutes from 0% to 80% charging power at maximum charge current using the optional quick charger

Ride the BMW CE 04 just with driving licence category A1

If you hold an A1 category driving licence, you can simply experience the riding pleasure of the BMW CE 04 in the derated variant generating a nominal capacity of 11 kW (15 hp). Our authorised BMW Motorrad Retailers are happy to explain all the details.

Revolution meets evolution

In terms of comfort, convenience and safety with the BMW CE 04 you can rely on tried-and-tested BMW Motorrad technology.

ABS and ASC are standard features, DTC, ABS Pro and the ECALL intelligent emergency call are optionally available.

Additionally available seat variants featuring an integrated backrest pad and seat heating as well as the electric reverser guarantee convenience and comfort in big cities. And with Keyless Ride you launch into the seamless integration of the BMW CE 04 into your mobile life – in the true sense of the word: just hop on and ride off, you can leave the key in the pocket.

Your ideas count

More storage space, more convenience, better appearance? Regardless of what you are planning with your scooter: we offer you countless customisation options with our comprehensive optional equipment and genuine BMW Motorrad accessories range Safely store your shopping in the Vario topcase or the Urban Collection side bag. It’s chilly, but the sun’s out? Thanks to heated grips and seat heating as part of the comfort package you can really enjoy the ride. Plus optional sticker sets are further design highlights.

Technical Specification

Type Permanent-magnet liquid-cooled synchronous motor
Rated Capacity

15 kW (20 hp)

11 KW (15 hp) with optional derating to 11 kW

Maximum power

31 kW (42 hp) at 4,900 rpm

23 kW (31 hp) at 4,900 rpm with optional derating to 11 kW

Max. torque 62 Nm at 1,500 rpm
Performance / fuel consumption
Maximum speed 120 km/h (electronically limited)

2.6 s from 0 – 50 km/h

2.7 s from 0 – 50 km/h with optional derating to 11 kW

Range according to WMTC

130 km

100 km with optional derating to 11 kW

Consumption of electrical energy according to WMTC 7.7 kWh/100 km
Recuperation Automatic recuperation in overrun mode
Electrical system
Traction battery Traction storage with high-voltage technology integrated in the vehicle underbody, central air cooling, permanently installed battery module, 40 lithium-ion battery cells, 8.5kWh (6.3 kWh with optional derating to 11 kW)
Battery voltage (nominal) 148 V
Charging capacity

2.3 kW with integrated charger

6.9 kW with optional quick charger

Charging power Charging socket on vehicle type 2 (not US and CN); Charging cable with country-specific power plug
Standard charging time

Approx. 4h:20min for 0-100% and approx. 3h:30min for 0-80%

Approx. 3h:20min for 0-100% and approx. 2h:25min for 0-80% with optional derating to 11 kW¹

Charging time with optional quick charger

Approx. 1h:40min for 0-100% and approx. 1h:05min for 0-80%

Approx. 1h:10min for 0-100% and approx. 50min for 0-80% with optional derating to 11 kW²

Secondary battery 12 V / 5 Ah, maintenance-free
Alternator DC/DC converter with 500 watts that has been integrated into the charger

¹ Depending on temperature and charging capacity
² Depending on temperature and charging capacity

Power transmission
Transmission 1-speed transmission, integrated into motor housing
Secondary drive Drive unit swing arm, toothed belt and gearbox with fixed transmission
Chassis / brakes
Frame Steel double loop frame
Front suspension/suspension elements Single-bridge telescopic forks with 100 mm spring travel
Rear-wheel guide/suspension elements Single-sided swinging arm/central spring strut with 92 mm suspension travel
Wheelbase 1,675 mm
Castor 120 mm
Steering head angle 63.5°
Wheels Cast aluminium wheels (disc wheel or disc wheel optics)
Rim, front 3.50 x 15”
Rim, rear 4.50 x 15”
Tyres, front 120/70 R15
Tyres, rear 160/60 R15
Brake, front Double disc brake 265 mm (4 piston fixed caliper)
Brake, rear Single disc brake 265 mm (1 piston floating caliper)
ABS BMW Motorrad ABS 
Dimensions / weights
Seat height at vehicle kerb weight 780 mm
(800 mm with optional comfort seat)
Inner leg curve at vehicle kerb weight 1,810 mm
(1,856 mm with optional comfort seat)
Length 2,285 mm
Height (above windshield) 1,150 mm
Width (over mirrors) 855 mm
Unladen weight, road ready

231 kg

Permitted total weight 410 kg
Payload (with standard equipment) 179 kg

Special Features

Mobile perfectly linked up

Don't overlook or miss anything and enjoy everything. Thanks to BMW Motorrad Connectivity and the BMW Motorrad Connected app the BMW CE 04 makes new connections.

3 years of peace of mind and service

Ride on and on and on. We give you an extra year.

It charges up wherever you are

That’s what we call comfortable: you start the day bursting with energy and your BMW CE 04 is already waiting for you with a charged drivetrain battery.