Compare Products

2022 BMW R 1250 GS - 40 Years of GS Edition
2022 BMW R 1250 GS - 40 Years of GS Edition

Specs

General Information

Manufacturer
BMW
BMW
Model Year
2022
2022
Model
R 1250 GS - 40 Years of GS Edition
R 1250 GS - 40 Years of GS Edition
Model Code
R1250GS
R1250GS
Color
40 Years of GS Edition - Black Storm Metallic
40 Years of GS Edition - Black Storm Metallic

Brakes/Wheels/Tires

Brakes

Front - Dual disc, floating discs, diameter 12 in. (305 mm), 4-piston radial calipers

Rear -Single disc, diameter 10.9 in. (276 mm), double-piston floating caliper

BMW Motorrad Integral ABS Pro (part-integral, slant-layer-optimized)

Front - Dual disc, floating discs, diameter 12 in. (305 mm), 4-piston radial calipers

Rear -Single disc, diameter 10.9 in. (276 mm), double-piston floating caliper

BMW Motorrad Integral ABS Pro (part-integral, slant-layer-optimized)

Wheels
Cast aluminum
Cast aluminum
Rims

Front - 3 x 19 in.

Rear - 4.5 x 17 in.

Front - 3 x 19 in.

Rear - 4.5 x 17 in.

Tires

Front - 120 / 70 R 19

Rear - 170 / 60 R 17

Front - 120 / 70 R 19

Rear - 170 / 60 R 17

Dimensions

Length
Over mud guard - 86.9 in. (2,207 mm)
Over mud guard - 86.9 in. (2,207 mm)
Height
Over windshield - 56.3 in. (1,430 mm)
Over windshield - 56.3 in. (1,430 mm)
Width
Over hand guard - 37.5 in. (952.5 mm)
Over hand guard - 37.5 in. (952.5 mm)
Weight
Unladen, road ready, fully fuelled - 549 lb. (249 kg)
Unladen, road ready, fully fuelled - 549 lb. (249 kg)
Wheelbase
59.6 in. (1,514 mm)
59.6 in. (1,514 mm)
Seat Height

33.5 in. / 34.3 in. (850 mm / 870 mm), (OE lowered suspension 31.5 in. / 32.3 in. - 800 mm / 820 mm)

Inner leg curve - 1,870 mm / 1,910 mm, (OE lowered suspension 1.750 mm / 1.790 mm)

33.5 in. / 34.3 in. (850 mm / 870 mm), (OE lowered suspension 31.5 in. / 32.3 in. - 800 mm / 820 mm)

Inner leg curve - 1,870 mm / 1,910 mm, (OE lowered suspension 1.750 mm / 1.790 mm)

Drivetrain

Transmission
Gearbox - Constant mesh 6-speed gearbox with helical gear teeth
Gearbox - Constant mesh 6-speed gearbox with helical gear teeth
Drive System
Shaft drive
Shaft drive

Electrical

Battery
12 V / 11.8 Ah, maintenance-free
12 V / 11.8 Ah, maintenance-free
Alternator
Three-phase generator with 510 W nominal power
Three-phase generator with 510 W nominal power
Instrumentation
TFT color display with connectivity
TFT color display with connectivity
Lighting
Full-LED headlight
Full-LED headlight
Advanced Electronics

DTC (Dynamic Traction Control)

3 Ride Modes (ECO, Rain and Road)

HSC (Hill Start Control)

DTC (Dynamic Traction Control)

3 Ride Modes (ECO, Rain and Road)

HSC (Hill Start Control)

Engine

Engine
Four stroke flat twin engine, double overhead camshaft, one balance shaft and variable engine timing system BMW ShiftCam.
Four stroke flat twin engine, double overhead camshaft, one balance shaft and variable engine timing system BMW ShiftCam.
Cooling
Air / liquid
Air / liquid
Horsepower
Rated output - 136 hp @ 7,750 rpm
Rated output - 136 hp @ 7,750 rpm
Displacement
1,254 cc
1,254 cc
Bore x Stroke
102.5 x 76 mm
102.5 x 76 mm
Torque
Max, - 105 ft. lb. @ 6,250 rpm
Max, - 105 ft. lb. @ 6,250 rpm
Compression Ratio
12.5 : 1
12.5 : 1
Clutch
Wet with an anti-hopping function, hydraulic activation
Wet with an anti-hopping function, hydraulic activation
Fuel System
Preparation - Electronic intake manifold injection
Preparation - Electronic intake manifold injection
Emissions
Regulated three-way catalytic converter, compliant with EU5 emission standard
Regulated three-way catalytic converter, compliant with EU5 emission standard
Fuel Type
Premium Unleaded
Premium Unleaded
Fuel Capacity

Usable tank volume - 5.2 gal.

Reserve - Approx. 1.1 gal.

Usable tank volume - 5.2 gal.

Reserve - Approx. 1.1 gal.

MPG Rating
49.5 mpg (WMTC)
49.5 mpg (WMTC)

Operational

Frame
Two-section, front- and bolted on rear, load-bearing engine
Two-section, front- and bolted on rear, load-bearing engine
Front Suspension

BMW Motorrad Telelever stanchion diameter 1.5 in. (37 mm), central spring strutt

Travel - 7.5 in. (190 mm)

BMW Motorrad Telelever stanchion diameter 1.5 in. (37 mm), central spring strutt

Travel - 7.5 in. (190 mm)

Rear 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

Travel - 7.9 in. (200 mm)

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

Travel - 7.9 in. (200 mm)

Rake
Steering head angle - 64.3°
Steering head angle - 64.3°
Trail
Caster - 4 in. (100.6 mm)
Caster - 4 in. (100.6 mm)
Maximum Speed
Over 124 mph
Over 124 mph
Capacity

Permitted total weight - 1,025 lb. (465 kg)

Payload with standard equipment - 476 lb. (216 kg)

Permitted total weight - 1,025 lb. (465 kg)

Payload with standard equipment - 476 lb. (216 kg)

Other

Includes

USB charging socket

USB charging socket

Warranty
3 years
3 years

Features

Features

  • FRONT WITH “40 YEARS GS” STICKER: The striking yellow “40 years GS” sticker on the front leaves no doubt about the origin of this bike.
  • HAND GUARD IN YELLOW AS VISUAL HIGHLIGHT: The hand protector in striking yellow protects your hands and operating elements from wind, weather, branches, and debris.
  • BLACK AND YELLOW OPTION 719 CYLINDER HEAD COVER: The high-quality black and yellow Option 719 cylinder head cover steers the focus onto the powerful boxer engine.
  • TANK WITH “1250” LETTERING AND “OPTION 719” LOGO: Make it clear what this bike’s got: The expressive “1250” lettering in yellow and the “Option 719” logo make a strong statement.
  • SEAT IN BLACK-YELLOW: The comfortable seat of the GS comes in an expressive black-yellow design and helps ensure constant comfort on your trips.
  • ROBUST SHAPE WITH POWERFUL BOXER ENGINE: Makes a good impression: From the rider’s perspective, the R 1250 GS looks both robust and elegant. The Option 719 cylinder head covers on the legendary boxer engine round off its striking appearance.
  • SPORTY WINDSCREEN IN YELLOW: Give your GS a dynamic and unique look.
  • GOLDEN HANDLEBARS: The gold handlebars give your GS a noble finish and attract attention.

Features

  • FRONT WITH “40 YEARS GS” STICKER: The striking yellow “40 years GS” sticker on the front leaves no doubt about the origin of this bike.
  • HAND GUARD IN YELLOW AS VISUAL HIGHLIGHT: The hand protector in striking yellow protects your hands and operating elements from wind, weather, branches, and debris.
  • BLACK AND YELLOW OPTION 719 CYLINDER HEAD COVER: The high-quality black and yellow Option 719 cylinder head cover steers the focus onto the powerful boxer engine.
  • TANK WITH “1250” LETTERING AND “OPTION 719” LOGO: Make it clear what this bike’s got: The expressive “1250” lettering in yellow and the “Option 719” logo make a strong statement.
  • SEAT IN BLACK-YELLOW: The comfortable seat of the GS comes in an expressive black-yellow design and helps ensure constant comfort on your trips.
  • ROBUST SHAPE WITH POWERFUL BOXER ENGINE: Makes a good impression: From the rider’s perspective, the R 1250 GS looks both robust and elegant. The Option 719 cylinder head covers on the legendary boxer engine round off its striking appearance.
  • SPORTY WINDSCREEN IN YELLOW: Give your GS a dynamic and unique look.
  • GOLDEN HANDLEBARS: The gold handlebars give your GS a noble finish and attract attention.