With the new K 1200 GT, BMW practically redefines the idea of sport touring by upgrading the bike’s most important features such as the engine and the suspensions. Comfort is, of course, exceptional thanks to an adjustable seat and height-adjustable handlebars.
Just a few years ago, a BMW motorcycle wouldn’t necessarily have been the first choice for a computer software company to include as one of the star machines in its racing video game but the recent arrival of lighter, faster, more powerful machines from BMW such as the K 1200 R haven’t gone unnoticed by the video game developers.
The 163 hp four-cylinder machine – currently the most powerful production naked roadster in the world – was always designed to make a statement, rather than blend (...) > Full story
BMW Motorrad USA and American Express have teamed up to make your wishes come true for this holiday season. For one day only, on December 4, 2007, all American Express card members have the opportunity to buy a brand new four-cylinder, 163 horsepower BMW K 1200 R Sport for only $5000. It sounds like a dream, but it’s as real as it gets.
BMW Motorrad USA and American Express will offer a select number of new K 1200 R Sport motorcycles, valued at about $17,000, to all American Express card (...) > Full story
To coincide with the end of the plant holidays, BMW Motorrad starts the model year 2008 with a range of new colours and equipment packages.
The most important piece of news of model year 2008 is the new special equipment packages – in particular the safety package offered for nearly all models which includes ASC (Automatic Stability Control), ABS and RDC (tyre pressure control) as a combined feature. The advantage of these packages is that they offer tried and tested combinations with a (...) > Full story
Here are the 2008 models from BMW. For 2008, BMW Motorrad offers you new safety and special equipment packages as well as new colors and special equipments.
The new colors and special equipments can be ordered immediately within all BMW motorcycle dealers. > Full story
The new BMW K 1200 R Sport forms the bridge between the "stripped down" K 1200 R and the fully-clothed K 1200 S. Barely launched, a complete accessory range is now available from AC Schnitzer that further reinforces the sporting nature of the "Sport". Particularly striking are the superlight AC S 1 forged rims, which with their low weight of under 8 kg ensure even better performance and handling.
The uncompromising dynamics are further enhanced by the EC-approved AC (...) > Full story
The Resident Evil genre started life as a video game and soon became a global success story. The first two films - Resident Evil and Resident Evil: Apocalypse - based on the mega videogame sellers of the same name from Capcom have generated a total turnover of over 600 million US Dollars worldwide to date. The third film - Resident Evil: Extinction - is produced by Constantin Film AG and will be released in Europe in September. It sees Alice (Milla Jovovich) once again take up the fight (...) > Full story
On the street respect isn’t given...
You’ve got to earn it. With 163 horsepower and pavement-scorching torque, the K 1200 R is the most powerful naked bike ever to roll off theassembly line. Delivering a potent combination... Full story
The new K 1200 GT has the new BMW Duolever front suspension, optional ESA and a transversely-mounted in-line 4-cylinder engine offering a whopping 152 bhp. It also has height-adjustable handlebars, a narrower design, and an adjustable saddle. Point it at the horizon and go, because sport touring has never been this thrilling.
BMW Motorrad is proudly introducing the fourth model in the Company’s most powerful model series. And as the model designation already indicates, the new K 1200 R Sport is based on the BMW K 1200 R.