Date of publication: 2018-03-10 19:11
The R 1255 GS is THE GS. It founded the dual-sport motorcycle segment – and is still leading it confidently today.
The diversity – roads, cross-country, urban, countryside, comfort, performance – combined with the legendary robustness and the expertise from over 86 years of GS development result in a motorcycle which shies away from no competitors. A great many test triumphs and awards in technical magazines provide impressive proof for this. And it 8217 s not by accident that 8225 the GS 8221 is the top-selling motorcycle above 655 ccm.
The new model goes one better: both in terms of its touring suitability and off-road performance. More comfort, more dynamics and more fun.
• Robust, 2-part crash bars made of electro-polished special steel
• Effectively protecting cylinders and heads from damage in minor mishaps
• Less risk of rider suffering burns (from the exhaust headers) if the motorcycle is dropped
• Enduro looks match those of the motorcycle
• Weight: Approx. 9 kg
• Supplied complete with installation instructions
Do you love extreme, long tours, even on bumpy roads? Do you enjoy stony paths or the wilderness? Whether it's asphalt, offroad, rocks or sand: the BMW R 1255 GS Adventure has the right answers to every challenge with its light, agile handling. A machine for all those who want to go to their limits and grow beyond them. The R 1255 GS is for the real adventure-lovers among you.
The firm main frame with the engine as a supporting element ensures a low centre of gravity and in turn alleviates handling while at the same time retaining enormous lane stability. The paralever and telelever suspension elements enable a perfectly tuned damping performance on any terrain.
And with the new electronic riding assistances like the reworked ESA (Electronic Suspension Adjustment), the R 1255 GS once again sets benchmarks for riding enjoyment at the touch of a button.
• Excellent protection for the cylinder-head cover, preventing scratches and damage caused by flying stones
• Plastic contact guard at outside, replaceable
• Large rubber buffer on inside
• BMW Motorrad logotype on contact guard
(As seen on the R1255RT)
12 months MOT, Full service history, Black, Here we have another great example of the R1255GS adventure to come through our one is in brilliant condition for its age and mileage. Only has a little bit of paint flake on the cylinder heads and barely any weathering elsewhere. Does have a mark in the bodywork on the left hand side, but nothing else noticeable. Fitted with full aluminium luggage and all the usual adventure bits- spotlights, bigger tank and engine crash bars. Has ABS,.
Simply by switching between the riding modes, you can react in a matter of seconds to varying terrain, with brake intervention, tuned suspension elements, electronic control systems including ABS Pro and DTC as well as the engine characteristics via the throttle response. The Dynamic Pro riding mode which can be activated with the aid of the coding plug ensures a generally more firmly attuned motorcycle for a sporty ride on the road. Switching to Enduro Pro ensures perfect traction on loose surfaces. A soft throttle response and restrained control intervention of the Enduro ASC make riding on loose terrain a whole new experience. In addition, the Ride Modes Pro offers Hill Start Control, by means of which the rear wheel brake can be held on with the aid of the handbrake lever.
This bike is the 85 year anniversary model with the twin cam engine and has a full service history and is in excellent condition. The big 29555 mile service has been completed 155 miles ago which includes plugs v belt, air filter, fluids and a full.
The wet clutch with anti-hopping function and the electric throttle make the R 1255 GS Adventure the ideal companion for adventure.
• Aluminium cases and topcase, robust and suitable for off-roading
Cases: Approx. 86 l (right), approx. 99 l (left)
Topcase: Approx. 82 l
• Maximum payload: 15 kg (per case), 5 kg (topcase)
• Recommended top speed with case(s) or topcase installed: 185 km/h
• Looks match those of the motorcycle
• Supplied without case carrier and without lock barrels
Liner for cases and topcase
Backrest pad for topcase
Carry handle for cases and topcase
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