Everything is possible: mileage view to horizon, secluded passages in the middle of the rainforest or a grandiose panoramic view after a neat ride over long winding hairpin bends. Relaxed tours, demanding off-roaduse or dynamic elegance: the R 1250 GS is incredibly versatile. Customize it to meet your requirements and for everything you want to experience!
Each tour awakens the anticipation for the next...
It goes on and on. With every mile, your enthusiasm grows. Another hour, another day. The journey is not the goal, but rather your ride. Your stages are set. For you, every twist of the throttle not only provides thrust, but also adds to your anticipation for the road ahead. Again and again. And the best thing is that after each stage the next one follows. Making the straight horizon round. If that sounds familiar, this could be the R 1250 GS of your choice.
The Comfortpackage gives you added riding enjoyment and safety. For example, the tyre pressure control RDC shows you the tyre air pressure continuously and always up to date. The comfort package comprises the following components:
- Hand protectors
- Heated grips
- Tyre pressure control
- Chromed exhaust pipe
The Touring package
Got an insatiable appetite for miles? Do you love being in the saddle every minute you can, feeling the Boxer all day long? Then you are on the right track with the touring package in the truest sense of the word. It comprises:
- Dynamic ESA
- Keyless Ride
- Cruise control
- Preperation for GPS device
The stable cross-spokewheels are fully off-road capable and perfect the off-road look. The high-gloss stainless steel spokes are a real eye-catcher. In addition, the wheels are delivered in the format 3.0 x 19 inches at the front and 4.5 x 17 inches at the back with tubeless tyres.
The high comfort seat with adjustable rider's seat offers a noticeable increase in seating comfort thanks to additional cushioning.
- Black plastic case with aluminium insert in the case lid and variable volume
- Capacity can be adjusted by moving a bar
- A patented adjustment mechanism lets you easily and quickly vary the volume with just one hand by flipping a spring clip
- The reduced width of 12 cm with reduced volume pays off especially in urban traffic
- Volume case left: approx. 30-39 l
- Volume case right: approx. 20-29 l
- Innovative connection mechanism to the vehicle
- Maximum load per case: 10 kg
- Optional: liner for Vario case
The Navigator VI takes you on some of the best rides of your life with its 5-inch touchscreen. The display's circular polarisation filter (CPOL) minimises reflections: for improved contrast and optimal readability even during direct sunlight. Experience new routes and destinations using the "Twisting roads“, "Avoid larger main roads“ and "Round trip“ options for round trips by time, distance or intermediate destination. Navigation announcements partly with "natural guidance" provide precise surroundings description. The following also applies: your tour, your music. Thanks to Bluetooth technology and "music streaming", it comes directly from your smartphone. And you control compatible "Action Cams" directly from the Navigator. In conjunction with the navigation preparation, ground-breaking functions such as the "My Motorcycle" pages, warning and status messages and the optional smartphone link for real-time traffic information and the latest weather reports make your tour even easier. The Navigator VI is operated on BMW motorbikes with navigation preparation via multi-controller from the handlebars. Map data comes pre-installed, and you have lifelong free updates.
The optional car mounting kit also makes the Navigator VI a perfect companion for the car.
Let's get going!
Get off the road. Now the landscape is open to you. There are endless possibilities to discover it. It's your tour, so you choose the route. You know, detours are routes as well. So let's get going! With the Boxer beneath you powering you on. Working for you. You're there with body and soul: down a stream bed, through the forest, around the tight bends – whenever off-roading becomes a real passion, the R 1250 GS is bound to be involved.
The Style HP emphasizes the sporty side of the R 1250 GS. It includes: sports windshield, style model inscription, rallye seat, front-wheel cover, frame guard, radiator grille, stainless steel radiator grille, gold cross-spoked wheels, main body colour Lightweight uni, drivetrain in black, calipers in gold and handlebars, front panel carrier and luggage carrier in black
The Dynamic equipment package
Here are the signs of sporting character: both visually and functionally. The riding modes support your riding style on any surface. And ensure more agility. The dynamics package includes:
- Riding modes Pro (including ABS Pro, HSC Pro, DTC, DBC)
- Pro shift assistant
- Daytime riding light
- LED turn indicators
With the latest generation Dynamic ESA, the optimum spring preload on the rear spring strut and the corresponding damping force on the spring elements are always provided for different loads. Dynamic ESA adjusts the damping automatically to the conditions, depending on driving conditions and driving manoeuvres. For even more ride stability, ride safety, performance and comfort. Thus, the first-class ride comfort is again significantly increased.
Off-road both visually and functionally. The off-road tyres give you the best possible off-road traction and enhance the off-road characteristics of the bike even more.
Only to order with Style HP. The sport suspension offers you a dynamically tight alignment of the chassis for more reserves in off-road use.
Chrome-plated exhaust system
The high-quality chrome-plated exhaust manifold, along with the HP sports silencer, provide a perfect and durable finish.
GS TROPHY BIKE EQUIPMENT
Get ready for the adventure!
Get ready for the adventure!
More challenging, more extreme: Are you ready for any off-road adventure? Then prepare your machine for it! With this original BMW Motorrad accessory you equip your R 1250 GS for every situation and every terrain and turn it into a real GS Trophy Bike.
Knowing what's important.
Your journey has one main goal: to discover the most beautiful corners of the earth with each and every mile. Be it mountain or valley, beach or back country, big city or secluded courtyards. From sunrise to sunset: the magic of the landscape and its beauty drive you on and on. Your machine should be able to compete in terms of charisma. Seeing is also part of vision: if your pleasure in riding is accompanied by the joy of an elegant appearance, then this could be your R 1250 GS.
BMW MOTORRAD SPEZIAL
Style does not stop at riding style.
Make your bike even more personalised. From now on you will also receive for your R 1250 GS the particularly high-quality and design-defining milled packets from BMW Motorrad Spezial as well as the performance-enhancing HP sports silencer. And you can lend your personal touch with the highest quality standards – can be ordered directly from the factory.
Our development and production skills create very special parts here and thus enable a new level of value and exclusivity. With BMW Motorrad Spezial, you can make your bike even more your own and get it assembled directly by us.
Accessories for the R 1250 GS
HP sports silencer
High-end perfection: the high-quality slip-on silencer made of titanium with carbon end cap ensures a robust sound and sporty look. In addition, the sports silencer manufactured by Akrapovic is lighter than the standard silencer.
Aluminium case black
The robust aluminium cases, now also available in black, offer a combined volume of 80 l. They are each lockable with two locks and offer lashing eyelets for further luggage. Central locking with motorcycle is possible:
- Off-road, robust aluminium case
- Volume: approx. 36 l (right), approx. 44 l (left)
- Watertight, dustproof, extremely high quality
- Optional: liners, carry handles
Atacama side pockets
Versatile soft bag luggage system with various features. Specially made for Globetrotters who do not shy away from rough terrain. Made of extremely tear-resistant material and with watertight removable liners. A quick-release system allows the side pockets to be quickly attached to the luggage rack of the bike and removed again. Luggage roll with backpack function.
- Atacama side pockets, 25 l + 35 l
- Atacama luggage roll 40 l
Large tank bag
The volume of the large tank bag with watertight main compartment can be varied from 11 to 15 litres. The water-repellent exterior pocket safely holds a 0.5-litre PET bottle. The map pocket is also water-repellent.
- Waterproof main compartment
- Highly water repellent map compartment, inside with non-slip PU coating
- Carry handle and detachable shoulder strap
- Optional: Vario insert for tank bag for flexible division of the interior
Chrome-plated rear silencer
The high-quality chrome-plated rear silencer harmonises perfectly with other chrome applications of the machine.
Radiator cowls "Style" black
The powder-coated black radiator cowls made of stainless steel visually complement the trim panel of the motorcycle and round off the sporty design.
Rear footrest bracket black
With them, the sporty design of the bike is underlined even more: the standard rear footrests are now also available in black.
Tinted rallye windshield
Optimal for off-road: small enough for a clear view of the terrain and the necessary freedom of movement when driving standing up.
Gearshift lever adjustable black
The adjustable gearshift lever provides better ease of use when standing. Comes with adjustable toe piece.
BMW Navigator VI
The multifunctional Navigator VI makes route planning child's play. The system with a 16 GB flash memory and five-inch touchscreen always reliably leads the way. Thanks to the circular polarizing filter (CPOL), the waterproof display can be easily read even in direct sunlight. The high-resolution screen in a smartphone-like housing provides all the essential information and provides the necessary overview in every situation. Numerous additional functions make planning and touring an exciting experience. This allows routes to be created according to personal preferences in order to enjoy rides on winding and low-traffic side roads. On unfamiliar terrain, the "round trip" option is particularly helpful, as it will always reliably end back at the starting point.
The Bluetooth connection to the BMW Motorrad communication system and the optional Smartphone Link app enable pure multimedia entertainment on the move: navigation announcements, telephone calls and music streaming, as well as the retrieval of weather forecasts or traffic jam information are no problem. Along with the navigation preparation, further functions like "My Motorcycle" are also available, and it can also be controlled using the multi-controller on the handlebar. Anyone who has opted for the pre-installed map data is always up-to-date thanks to the lifelong, free map updates.
One more thing: with the optional car installation kit, the Navigator VI is also the ideal travel companion in your car.
Enduro aluminium engine guard
The sturdy enduro aluminium engine guard effectively protects the bottom of the engine from stone chipping and damage. The aluminium guard, which was specially designed for off-road use, is 2 mm thick and significantly wider and longer than the standard engine guard. The special shape also reinforces the machine's off-road look.
Engine protection bar
The robust engine guard made of polished stainless steel reliably protects the area of the cylinder from damage without restricting the freedom from inclination. The stable tube construction can even withstand rough impacts and can prevent major fall damage in the terrain and on asphalt.
LED auxiliary headlights
The iconic fibre-optic conductor gives the innovative standard LED headlights that unmistakable face. The integrated daytime riding light also ensures better visibility and thus enhanced safety on the road.