R 1200 GS

MSRP From $20,300
Total Selling Price From $21,500*

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THE BMW R 1200 GS.

Yet more adventure.

The BMW R 1200 GS.  It founded the dual-sport motorcycle segment and is still leading it confidently today.  The diversity, roads, cross-country, urban, countryside, comfort and performance combined with the legendary robustness and the expertise from over 36 years of GS development result in a motorcycle which shies away from no competitors.  A great many test triumphs and awards in technical magazines provide impressive proof of this.  The R 1200 GS has always been inspiring and it goes one better, both in terms of its touring suitability and off-road performance.  Which means for you, increased comfort, dynamics and more fun.  In short - more adventure.

The design of the R 1200 GS

Choose your style.

With two different basic colours and the two new styles – Exclusive and Rallye – you can now adapt the R 1200 GS even more to suit your individual preferences. The styles comprise a colour design with specially attuned standard equipment.

    Black storm metallic

    The GS faces every adventure dynamically and powerfully.

    Light white

    Has an especially sporty and light effect when off-road.

    Exclusive style

    The Exclusive style in Iced chocolate metallic places the focus firmly on a confident appearance.

    Rallye style

    With the Rallye style in lupin blue metallic, ambitious offroad riders really get their money's worth.

    Robust. Dynamic. Strong character.

    Wherever the journey takes you, the R 1200 GS is bound to draw all the looks. From the front to the back – the striking GS style signals its unquenchable thirst for adventure.  High-quality design elements, attractive colours and styles make the new GS irreplaceable.  The main frame colour can be selected in three different finishes.  Details like the galvanized radiator cowl allude to the increased visual robustness.  Even stainless steel is used in the styles.  Furthermore, the Exclusive and Rallye styles have their own, style-forming accents from the tank trim right up to the GS lettering.  The R 1200 GS has never been more individual – just like you.
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    Ready for everything that is to come.

    Ready for everything that is to come.

    Innovations like the front spray guard, wind guiding wing elements and offroad protective parts make your GS even more robust. In doing so, the latest technology reacts even more acutely to the different conditions and supports you in difficult situations. Equipped as robustly as this, you can conquer every corner of the globe with your GS.

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    Perfect handling.

    Perfect handling.

    The firm main frame with the engine as a supporting element ensures a low centre of gravity and in turn alleviates handling while at the same time enormous lane stability. The paralever and telelever suspension elements enable a perfectly tuned riding performance on any terrain.

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    Twin-cylinder boxer engine

    125
    HP (92 kW) at 7,750 rpm
    1,170
    cc capacity
    244
    kg unladen weight, fully fuelled/road-ready
    850
    mm seat height
    Air/liquid-cooled four-stroke twin-cylinder boxer engine

    Power for every situation.

    Power for every situation.

    Tried, tested and proven under the highest load again and again, the twin-cylinder boxer engine with 92 kW (125 HP).  It is efficient and has very high torque for noticeable riding enjoyment in any situation.  The boxer is not only legendary for its reliability, it is also extremely good-natured. The wet clutch with anti-hopping function and the electric throttle facilitate a fine dosage of power.

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    Experience the sound of the R 1200 GS

    Innovative technology

    An icon meets technology.

    The R 1200 GS has the latest developments when it comes to technology, comfort and safety.  Riding modes "Rain" and "Road" as well as the "Automatic Stability Control" are included on the standard model.  As special equipment, you get countless other assistance and safety systems – like the electronically controlled dynamic ESA, the Pro riding modes, Hill start control to make it easier to start when on an incline.  The dynamic traction control DTC also sensitively intervenes when on inclines and ensures increased safety and riding dynamics. 
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    Riding Modes.

    Riding Modes.

    Encounter different surfaces head-on.

    With the latest generation of riding modes, you always have the right grip. Alongside the standard riding modes "Rain" and "Road", you can personalize your motorcycle for different surfaces with the additionally available riding modes (dynamic and Enduro). With just one button, you have the right mode set in a matter of seconds because your adventure shouldn't come with any breaks.

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    Hill Start Control.

    Hill Start Control.

    For increased riding fun on inclines.

    The Hill Start Control makes starting on inclines and descents easier. By intervening into the partially integrated ABS brake system, the brake pressure in the rear brake system is held automatically. Your advantage: you no longer have to actuate the brake lever the whole time in order to avoid the vehicle from inadvertently rolling back. Ideal for adventure in the mountains.

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    Dynamic ESA.

    Dynamic ESA.

    A new dimension of motorcycling.

    With the latest Dynamic ESA generation, the first class riding comfort has been increased once again. Dynamic ESA adjusts the suspension depending on the riding status and riding manoeuvres automatically to suit the conditions. Even with different loads, the optimal initial spring pre-tension on the rear spring strut and the corresponding damping force at the spring elements are provided for even more stability, safety, performance and comfort when riding.

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    More individuality

    Even more protection. Even more safety. Even more reliability. An even better appearance. With the extensive range of equipment and special accessories, you can optimize your machine exactly how you need it. Reworked cylinder protectors, topcase for two helmets, even off-road protective parts like cooler grills and frame guards or luggage systems. Making the GS your own.
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    Engine protection bar.
    Headlight guard.
    Luggage carrier.
    Aluminium engine guard.
    Cross-spoke wheels.
    HP Enduro footrests.
    LED headlights.
    Keyless Ride.
    One passion, two styles.

    Exclusive style.

    Exclusive style.

    Your elegant look.

    Do you like being out and about with your R 1200 GS for longer? Then the Exclusive style was made with you in mind. The comfortable seat ensures the required level of comfort – stainless steel and visual highlights for your elegant appearance at every look-out point.

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    Rallye style

    Rallye style

    Pure offroad.

    Begging you to go offroad. Uncompromising off-road extras as standard – or as optional extras. The exclusive paint finish for the Rallye style takes its cue fro the BMW motorsport colours. Added to this are black spoke wheels. The Rallye style is made for your off-road adventure.

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    Three distinctive features.

    Three distinctive features.

    With the three equipment packages touring, comfort and dynamic, the different character traits of the new GS are intensified. With equipment like Dynamic ESA, the touring package is the perfect choice for every tour. The comfort package meanwhile promises absolute riding pleasure and a boost in safety. It includes among other things the hand protectors and the tire pressure control TPC.  The dynamic package has the Pro riding mode and Pro shift assistant on board: for added sporting character and agility in any riding situation.

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    Comfort for every type of rider.

    Comfort for every type of rider.

    Remaining seated is not a problem with the countless seat heights. Even if you are an experienced GS rider and would rather ride around standing up when offroad, it is still worth sitting down occasionally because the seat heights and various comfort or rally seat benches leave nothing to be desired. From tall and sporty to comfortable and ideal for touring, you will always embark on an adventure in comfort.

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    Incredible diversity.

    A new challenge every time. Never the same route twice. No familiar routes. Thanks to the countless possibilities for customisation, you can put together the R 1200 GS to meet your exact requirements.

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    Discover the Spirit of GS

    And on and on.

    The world has no limits.

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