On Tuesday 6 November BMW unveiled six new models at EICMA, providing an exciting glimpse of the updated 2019 model range.
PERFECTION REIMAGINED: THE NEW S 1000 RR.
The new BMW S 1000 RR superbike is lighter, faster, and easier to control than ever before. A completely new engine sees an increased power output of 207 bhp, paired with a weight saving of 11 kg - with the M Package, the new model weighs in at just 193.5 kg.
BMW ShiftCam Technology sees the RR achieve new levels of performance. The engine’s variable valve timing achieves greater torque throughout the lower and mid-range, as well as delivering an increase in top-end power. The engine enhancements and weight savings for the S 1000 RR deliver, maximum riding pleasure and controllability whether you are riding on road or track.
TEST RIDE IN DECEMBER: THE NEW R 1250 GS ADVENTURE.
You won’t have to wait long for this one. Performance meets precision and power in the new R 1250 GS Adventure – your ticket to unchartered territory. Representing the pinnacle of all-round capability, the boxer-powered machine brings increased horsepower and torque to those who long for a motorcycle to meet every challenge they may face, either on-road, or in the world’s vast wildernesses.
Honed by years of adventure expertise, the dynamic attributes of the GS Adventure provide genuine globetrotting potential. The R 1250 GS Adventure is available in the sleek Exclusive and the athletic Rallye variations.
BOXING CLEVER: THE NEW R 1250 RS.
Powered by the most advanced boxer engine ever developed, enjoy an increase in power; reduced emissions and better fuel consumption; alongside optimised smoothness within the new 1250 twin-cylinder.
Covering all your motorcycling requirements, the new R 1250 RS houses the iconic and distinctive BMW Boxer engine, making use of BMW’s all-new ShiftCam technology innovation, where increased power and torque meets versatility and smooth-running throughout the engine range. The completely revised front including new engine spoiler emphasizes the dynamic overall impression of the Sport Tourer.
MORE BOXER PUNCH: THE NEW R 1250 R.
The new R 1200 R give you precisely what you expect from a boxer roadster: comfort,dynamics and touring suitability. Right from the word go, you can feel the superior qualities of the new BMW Boxer engine: the variable camshaft system BMW ShiftCam ensures a masterful and even power delivery in every engine speed range.
With a capacity increase to 1254 ccm and a maximum torque of 143 Nm, the new engine offers a performance boost that is available at any time whilst the newly designed engine spoilers and radiator cover bring a fresh look.
THE NEW F 850 GS ADVENTURE.
Combining off-road agility with long-distance touring, we’ve bolstered our middle-weight adventure stable with the introduction of the F 850 GS Adventure. Using the dynamic qualities of the F 850 GS, recently named by Motorcycle News as Best Adventure bike of 2018, the Adventure boasts increased off-road competence, and adventure enduro qualities, capable of outstanding long-distance escapades.
Launched with a larger windshield, hand protectors, wide enduro foot rests, engine protection bars and a stainless-steel luggage rack as standard, the emphasis on around-the-world capability is unmistakeable. In addition to the standard model, the F 850 GS Adventure is available in both Exclusive and Rallye variants.
THE NEW BMW C 400 GT.
Designed with comfort in mind, the new C 400 GT, is the newest member of the Urban Mobility family. More than just a smart way to avoid congestion; optional connectivity equipment can send calls, music and navigation straight to the high-resolution 6.5 inch TFT colour display. Keyless Ride, LED technology daytime running light sand passenger foot boards and a larger windscreen make you feel just as comfortable on country roads as you do on city streets.