R 1250 GS Adventure

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R 1250 GS Adventure


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Product code: R 1250 GS Adventure

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Edition 40 Years GSIce GreyStyle RallyeStyle TripleBlack

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Description

NO DESTINATION IS TOO FAR

The world is there to be discovered. There’s always something new. The R 1250 GS is the queen of the touring enduro It’s just made for impassable routes, adverse conditions and the most remote destinations. That is why we have further optimised the high standard of touring suitability and comfort. From driver assistance systems, lighting technology and advanced riding modes to a USB socket, the R 1250 GS Adventure offers you everything you need to explore unknown places. And thanks to the powerful boxer engine with BMW ShiftCam, you can reach any destination with ease. Because we know: Your ideas for travelling the world are endless. Just typical #SpiritOfGS.

highlights to discover

 The R 1250 GS Adventure is at home in the world. No destination is too far for it, no underground is alien to it. On the road, off-road and back again. Even if you don't know what terrain to expect along the way, you can rely on your bike down to the smallest detail. With the R 1250 GS Adventure, you can now enjoy long distances even more intensely. Comfortably and safely. Always ready for a few extra miles - and miles with that little extra. 

Go relaxed into unknown terrain

The comfortable ergonomics and seating position of the R 1250 GS Adventure offer superior vision in every situation and let you control the bike easily. As the handlebars can be raised by up to 30 mm, you can ride comfortably and confidently even as a tall rider or standing up while off-road. In addition, the wide range of seat heights from 790 to 910 mm and the extensive selection of seats are guaranteed to help you find the right R 1250 GS Adventure for you. And the seat heating system ensures that you and your passenger enjoy every tour even more.

LED lighting technology

More radiance, visibility and prominence: The full-LED swivelling headlights and adaptive headlights guarantee superior illumination and constant range - to the side, up and down. Depending on the ground gradient, payload and inclination in curves. 

This way, the light is with you wherever you ride. The LED turn signals with Cruising Light option provide an eye-catching appearance with constantly dimmed lighting at the front. While at the rear, the multifunctional LED indicators increase passive safety. Further highlights: the Welcome and Goodbye function as well as the driving lights, which can be activated when the ignition is switched off - very practical when manoeuvring in the dark.

Inspiring smoothness

Confident, reliable, powerful. Just like the ideal companion should be in known and unknown worlds. Thanks to the variable camshaft control system BMW ShiftCam, the boxer engine of the R 1250 GS Adventure turns long distances into pure pleasure. What does this mean for you? Smoother running in the low speed range and high torque in each speed range. This results in a balanced running culture that gives you even more confidence and dynamics when riding your R 1250 GS Adventure.

Inspiration at every glance

The expression: powerful, robust. And on top of that, the impression of being able to conquer any terrain - this is the look and feel of every R 1250 GS Adventure. Now it's up to you how far you want to go

Equipped for the long-haul

Well-trodden paths not for you? The R 1250 GS Adventure doesn’t like them either. Thanks to its wide-ranging optional equipment, such as the Touring Package with preparation for the navigation system, adaptive cruise control or case holders, you can put together your machine exactly as you need it. We've already prepared three suggestions to inspire you: from ample storage space for the most distant destinations and enduro-specific equipment for off-road enthusiasts, to a particularly refined finish. Make the R 1250 GS Adventure your bike for your adventure.


Motorcycle Specs

Engine

 
Type Air/liquid-cooled four stroke flat twin engine, double overhead camshaft, one balance shaft and variable engine timing system BMW ShiftCam.
Bore x stroke
Capacity 1,254 cc
Rated output 100 kW (136 PS) at 7,750 rpm
Max. torque 143 Nm at 6,250 rpm
Compression ratio 12.5 : 1
Mixture control  Electronic intake pipe injection
Emission control Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-5

Performance / fuel consumption

 
Maximum speed over 200 km/h
Fuel consumption per 100 km based on WMTC
4.75 l

CO2 emission based on WMTC
 110 g/km
Fuel type Unleaded super, octane number 95 (RON), adaptive fuel quality regulation (91 to 98 RON)

Electrical system

 
Alternator Three-phase alternator with 510 Watt nominal power
Battery12 V / 11.8 Ah, maintenance-free

Power transmission

 
Clutch Wet clutch with an anti-hopping function, hydraulic activation
GearboxConstant mesh 6-speed gearbox with helical gear teeth
Drive Shaft drive

Chassis / brakes

 
Frame Two-section frame, front- and bolted on rear frame, load-bearing engine
Front wheel location / suspension BMW Motorrad Telelever; stanchion diameter 37 mm, central spring strut
Rear wheel location / suspension Cast aluminium single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever; WAD strut (travel-related damping), spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable (continuously variable) at handwheel, rebound damping adjustable at handwheel
Suspension travel front / rear 210 mm / 220 mm
Wheelbase 1,504 mm
Castor 95.4 mm
Steering head angle 65.1°
Wheels Cross spoke wheels
Rim, front 3.00 x 19"
Rim, rear 4.50 x 17"
Tyres, front 120/70 R 19
Tyres, rear 170/60 R 17
Brake, front Dual disc brake, floating brake discs, diameter 305 mm, 4-piston radial calipers
Brake, rear Single disc brake, diameter 276 mm, double-piston floating caliper
ABS BMW Motorrad Integral ABS Pro (part-integral, slant-layer-optimized)

Dimensions / weights

 
Seat height 890 mm / 910 mm
Inner leg curve 1,950 mm / 1,990 mm
Usable tank volume 30 l
Reserve Approx. 4 l
Length (over mud guard) 2,270 mm
Height (over windshield) 1,460 mm
Wide (over hand guard) 980 mm
Unladen weight, road ready, fully fuelled

268 kg

1)
Permitted total weight 485 kg
Payload (with standard equipment) 217 kg

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