BMW R 1250 GS and R 1250 GS Adventure 40 Years Rally Edition

BMW GS models celebrate their 40th anniversary in 2020 and the new BMW R 1250 GS and R 1250 GS are already selling like hot cakes.

BMW R 1250 GS and R 1250 GS Adventure 40 Years Edition
BMW R 1250 GS and R 1250 GS Adventure 40 Years Edition

The recently released BMW GS 40 Years Edition models are already almost sold out for the new R 1250 GS and R 1250 GS.

With the winter coming to an end, sales of the Bavarian company's best-selling model resume and obviously we are talking about the R 1250 RS, with the timeless boxer engine and a look that has made BMW history: the black and yellow of the legendary R 100 GS. This coloring is liked so much that they are already starting to run out.

BMW R 1250 GS and R 1250 GS Adventure 40 Years Edition
BMW R 1250 GS and R 1250 GS Adventure 40 Years Edition

Content index

  1. Motor
  2. Brakes
  3. Rally coloring
  4. Main extra accessories

Inspiring performance, an impressive range of accessories, an unrivaled driving experience and an unwavering trust of GS customers in theirs motorcycle always contribute significantly to the success of the brand BMW Motorrad. The 40 Years Edition colors are also available for the models F 750 GS and F 850 ​​GS.


As of today, the legendary two-cylinder boxer engine guarantees a superior and refined drive. It maintains the displacement of 1.254 cm3 and with the current EU5 homologation still delivers a maximum power of 100 kW (136 hp). Thanks to BMW ShiftCam technology for varying the valve timing and lift of the intake valves, it provides superior power along the entire delivery curve, extremely smooth and quiet operation and exceptional consumption and emission values.

Brakes and DTC

The R 1250 GS and R 1250 GS Adventure are the world's most popular touring enduros, in their latest edition with Dynamic Traction Control (DTC), the new riding mode "Eco" and BMW Integral ABS Pro as standard. It is a braking system that provides even more safety when braking, even when cornering, and thinks even further, so to speak.


In their respective basic versions, the new BMW R 1250 GS and R 1250 GS Adventure underline their nature and their universal talent in the solid white and ice-gray paintwork. In addition, the Triple Black style and Rallye style variants, available ex works as options, each of which offer two particularly expressive color concepts. To commemorate the 40th anniversary of the BMW GS models, the two new GS models with "40 Years GS" in black and yellow are based on a milestone in GS history: the legendary R 100 GS.

Main optional equipment

  • Driving mode pro with driving mode preselection and dynamic engine brake control as optional equipment.
  • Hill Start Control is standard on both models and allows for convenient stopping and restarting when driving uphill. Hill Start Control Pro (HSC Pro) goes beyond the Hill Start Control comfort system and dramatically improves starting performance in all conditions.
  • New full-LED adaptive headlights, new lighting function, cruise light and integrated turn indicators.
  • Seat heating for rider and passenger for increased travel and riding ability.

Prices starting from From 20.200,00 Euro fc