BMW R1250RS For Sale
The 2019 BMW R1250RS is a premium sports touring bike and is powered by a 1,254cc Boxer engine which puts out 134bhp. It replaces the R1200RS and is closely related to the naked R1250R.
What Is It?
It's powered by a liquid cooled 1,254cc Boxer with VVT, producing 134.1bhp at 7,750rpm and maximum torque at 6,250rpm.
- Steel tubular frame with Aluminium single-sided swingarm
- Dual 320mm discs up front with Brembo 2 piston calipers
- 276mm disc at the rear with Brembo 2 piston caliper
- ABS with off mode, shaft drive
- 45mm upside down fork with 140mm travel (Gold finish with ESA)
- Adjustable rear shock with 140mm travel
- LED headlight and taillight
- Traction control, hill start control
- Ride modes: Road, Rain
- 6 speed gearbox with gear position indicator
Compared to the outgoing R1200RS you get the new 84cc larger engine with Variable Valve Timing (ShiftCam in BMW speak), a power boost of 11bhp, a new 6.5" colour dash, hill hold control as standard, a new LED headlight design and new fairings but weight is up 7kg.
There are some complicated diagrams of the new engine above but basically it mechanically shifts between a low speed efficient and high speed high power cam profile to offer better economy and power. The 10-spoke 17" wheels take a 120/70 tyre at the front and 180/55 at the rear.
Accessories include the LED running light, LED indicators, cruise control, keyless start, heated grips, TPMS, Dynamic ESA (electric suspension), ABS Pro (cornering ABS), Ride Modes Pro (Dynamic and Dynamic Pro), 840mm high seat, 760mm low seat, Dynamic Brake Assistant, Hill Start Control Pro, Dynamic Traction Control, intelligent SOS system, Option 719 seat/wheels/paint and the usual Akrapovic exhaust.
The £13,425 Sport gets the engine spoiler, LED indicators, heated grips, TPMS, running light, quickshifter, extra riding modes and cornering ABS. Building on the Sport, the £13,900 Exclusive gets the dynamic brake light, electric suspension, keyless start, cruise control and centre stand.
Colours: Black, blue (Exclusive), yellow (Sport), brown/orange (Option 719)
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