The original RT seat causes an uncomfortable seating position that increases pressure on the lower spine, the curved shape and angle of the seating area are less than optimal. To counter that we produce a seat with a special shaped padding that can only be hand made. The result is as positive as with all our ERGO seats and greatly improve long distance touring enjoyment.
Individual Heights: To find the best seating position we have two heights available. The "regular" is comparable to the original seat height and the "low" is 40 mm lower than the original. It makes it easier to reach the ground and gives lower center of gravity.
Passenger Seat: The passenger seat gets the same attention as the rider seat, especially providing a shape that helps retain a seating grip when the bike is braking. The result is less slipping and overall a more relaxed ride. The progressive built and improved seating position make long riding days a pleasurable experience.
The ERGO seats and original BMW are completely interchangeable because our seats are built on an Original BMW seat pan. The fact that we use an Original BMW seat pan also means the following: