Starting on March 1st 2021, the vehicle shown here is expected to be delivered with a brake system from another manufacturer (possibly with a different appearance) instead of the Hayes brand brake system.
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The BMW R 1250 GS

Boundless thirst for adventure

Unbridled curiosity, the courage to discover something new again and again: This is what the R 1250 GS stands for. It has been an icon for four decades - and still continues to inspire with new features. The new LED light design gives it a brilliant appearance and offers maximum visibility: This is ensured by the LED swivelling headlights with adaptive headlights and the Cruising Light. Additional equipment such as seat heating give you extra comfort and, thanks to the seven riding modes, you can master any driving situation with confidence. With this GS, your thirst for discovery knows no bounds. You live the #SpiritOfGS.

Information about the LED headlight

Due to the on-going semiconductor supply situation, we are currently unable to offer you this model with LED headlights. Instead, we will temporarily deliver the bike with our tried-and-tested halogen headlights.  We apologize for any inconvenience and are happy to answer any further questions you may have.



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Equipped for any purpose

Fast curve changes, gravel shooting up, endless tours: With the R 1250 GS, you decide what your adventure will look like. Its continuously optimized technology and extensive equipment will take you safely, dynamically and comfortably over any route.

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LED flashing turn indicators as standard with Cruising Light option
We see a detailed view of the LED indicators of the R 1250 GS
Handlebar risers of 30 mm
We see the R 1250 GS with handlebar risers.
Enduro package for trips off-road
We see the R 1250 GS with Enduro package.
Comfortable heated seat
We see the heated seat of the G 1250 GS.
Adaptive headlight with LED swiveling headlight
We see the front headlight with LED technology of the R 1250 GS.
Riding modes Pro and ECO Modus
We see the riding modes Pro and ECO Modus.
DTC and ABS Pro in series
We see the DTC and ABS Pro systems of the R 1250 GS.
Connectivity with TFT display and USB remote positive terminal
We see the cockpit of the R 1250 GS with a dominating TFT display.

The right mode for every adventure

The right mode for every adventure

Tarmacked roads, wet roads or unpaved gravel roads: The seven riding modes of the R 1250 GS ensure optimum grip and superior handling at all times. When the vehicle is stationary, you can pre-select up to four riding modes individually in the menu, which you can then select quickly and conveniently during the journey using the riding mode button. The new dynamic engine brake control provides more stability and easy control of the bike in the Pro riding modes; it prevents the rear wheel from slipping or jerking. And in the new standard ECO Mode, you get the maximum range from every tank of fuel.

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See and be seen

See and be seen

The perfect illumination for every curve: The adaptive headlights switch on automatically when the vehicle is tilted, providing optimum illumination of bends depending on gradient and payload – a significant plus in terms of safety and comfort. The multifunctional rear LED flashing turn indicators ensure an eye-catching appearance and even greater visibility. 

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3 years warranty.

Ride on & on & on. We're giving you 36 months peace of mind.

Did you know there's a 3 year warranty including Roadside Assistance on all new BMW motorcycles? 

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Powerful drive, smooth running

HP (100 kW) at 7,750 rpm
Nm maximum tightening torque at 6,250 rpm
ccm capacity
litre consumption per 100 km based on he WMTC

Performance, efficiency, control

The boxer engine of the R 1250 GS fascinates from the very first glance. You can feel its character in every engine speed range, because it offers you impressive performance with more smoothness at low rotational speeds. The variable BMW ShiftCam variable camshaft control ensures more powerful torque development over the entire engine speed range, providing greater control in every riding situation. This means: More displacement and more performance with higher efficiency and therefore power whenever you need it. The strong pull with fewer gear changes gives you more freedom. This way you feel the boxer’s energy even more directly.

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Sound full of character

Change to the brake system

Starting on March 1st 2021, the vehicle shown here is expected to be delivered with a brake system from another manufacturer (possibly with a different appearance) instead of the Hayes brand brake system.

Design for your adventure

Choose your colour.

*Please note: if you choose to configure your own bike now, you will be redirected to the BMW Motorrad International Configurator. Some options, packages or equipment may be different or not available in Canada. This is for informational purposes only. Please consult with a BMW Motorrad Canada Retailer for Canadian specific details.

Style Triple Black

Black in all facets: The black storm metallic/black/agate grey paintwork emphasizes the powerful shape of your GS with shiny and matt areas.

Light white

The basic colour light white gives the GS a bright appearance, forming the perfect contrast to the silver frame and the telescopic fork in gold.

Style Rallye

Uncompromising and dynamic, your GS comes in Light white/Racing blue metallic/Racing red. Striking tapes make it clear where your bike is headed.

Edition 40 Years GS

The R 1250 GS has always been: Its striking black and yellow design is reminiscent of the iconic R 100 GS with very special details.

Design your R 1250 GS

Design your R 1250 GS

Get the R 1250 GS ready for your adventures with a variety of styles and features: Optional extras such as the Comfort and Touring Package with hand protectors and case holders provide extra comfort on long tours. Regardless of whether you are off-road or on tarmac: Here you will find the must-haves for you and your GS.

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