BMW launches R 1250 GS and Adventure bikes in India

Chennai: BMW Motorrad has launched the new BMW R 1250 GS and R 1250 GS Adventure in India with prices starting at Rs 16.85 lakh for the standard variant.

To be available as completely built-up units (CBU), the motorcycles can be booked at BMW Motorrad dealerships. Both models feature a two-cylinder in-line Boxer engine with a displacement of 1254cc, producing a power output of 100 kW (136 hp) at 7,750 rpm and generate a maximum torque of 143 Nm at 6,250 rpm.

BMW states that the bikes have a new power unit and have newly designed cylinder head covers, apart from introducing a new ShiftCam technology which the maker states is for unique and ultimate riding experience.

Other versions of the bike are priced as follows- R 1250 GS Pro at Rs 20.05 lakh, R 1250 GS Adventure Standard at Rs 18.25 lakh, R 1250 GS Adventure Pro at Rs 21.95 lakh.

NT Bureau