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2015 BMW R 1200 GS vs

2015 BMW R 1200 GS vs

The 1290 Super Adventure has closed the gap between KTM's largest adventure bike and the BMW R 1200 GS Adventure with features like a 7.9-gallon fuel tank, semi-active suspension and cruise control. (Photos by Kevin Wing) The last time we pitted the big BMW R 1200 GS Adventure against KTM's...

Published on September 5 2015, 20:16
Source: www.ridermagazine.com
 

BMW's new liquid-cooled R 1200 RT has gained power and lost a little weight, and it's nearly as pretty as the sunrise over Sedona, Arizona. (Photos by Kevin Wing) Sport-touring bikes have a love/hate relationship with weight. A rider generally moves up to a sport tourer in order to get creature... 

Mano a mano, red vs red, these two pointy-beaked "adventure sports" are powered by retuned superbike engines making a claimed 160 horsepower. (Photography by Kevin Wing) When Ducati introduced the Multistrada 1200 for 2010, it injected a big dose of performance into the utilitarian adventure... 

Last but not least in BMW's new line of liquid-cooled Boxers (and not even quite last since the RS variant will be here next year), is the lovely new thoroughly redesigned R1200R you see here. Where the GS and GS Adventure want you to dig out your Boy Scout neckerchief and head off into the... 

For a brief moment in time, the world faced the prospect of no air-cooled Ducatis rolling off the assembly line in Borgo Panigale, home of air-cooled Ducati engines since time immemorial (well, the 1940s, anyway). Yes, the launch of the liquid-cooled Monster 1200 in 2014 and the removal of... 

Held in Cologne, Germany, the International Motorcycle, Scooter and E-Bike Fair, known as Intermot, is the first big international motorcycle show of the fall season, giving many manufacturers a chance to unveil new models for the upcoming model year. The 2015 crop of new bikes was a big one,... 

Redesigning a motorcycle that established and continues to define a robust market segment, one that has been a perennial bestseller, inspires fanatical devotion and is the culmination of a design philosophy that has endured for nearly a century, is a major undertaking. After setting new... 

Editor Score:92.75% Engine 19.5/20 Suspension/Handling 14.5/15 Transmission/Clutch 8.5/10 Brakes 9.5/10 Instruments/Controls 4.75/5 Ergonomics/Comfort 9.25/10 Appearance/Quality 8.5/10 Desirability 9.75/10 Value 8.5/10 Overall Score 92.75/100 Has anybody built a proper "adventure bike" with an...