2013 BMW R1200GS

2013 BMW R1200GS
MSRP $15,800

The BMW R1200GS is powered by a new liquid-cooled version of the iconic Boxer Twin. The 1170cc opposed Twin claims 125 horsepower. The new R1200GS is a complete redesign, with new wet clutch and slipper functionality. It utilizes Ride-by-Wire technology, with switchable ride modes and cruise control. The chassis has also been updated, and now features optional dynamic electronic suspension. The BMW R1200GS claims a curb weight of 525 pounds and holds 5.3 gallons of fuel.


Recall Notice for 2013 BMW R1200GS

Recall Notice for 2013 BMW R1200GS

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has issued a recall notice for certain 2013 BMW R1200GS motorcycles due to an issue with the transmission output seal.

Specifications
Year2013
ManufacturerBMW
ModelR1200GS
Engine TypeFour stroke flat twin engine, double overhead camshaft, one balance shaft
Engine Displacement1170cc
Bore Stroke101 mm x 73 mm
CoolingAir/Liquid Cooled
Compression Ratio12.5:1
Fuel SystemElectronic intake pipe injection / BMS-K+ digital engine management
IgnitionElectronic
Starting SystemElectric
TransmissionConstant mesh 6-speed gearbox with helical gear teeth
Final DriveShaft drive
Rake TrailNA
Seat Height33.5 / 34.3 in (low seat* 32.3 / 33.1 in, lowered suspension* 31.1 / 31.9 in) *OE
Wheelbase59.3 in.
Front SuspensionBMW Motorrad Telelever; stanchion diameter 37 mm, central spring strut
Rear SuspensionSpring pre-load hydraulically adjustable via handwheel, rebound damping adjustable
Front BrakeDual floating discs, diameter 305 mm, 4-piston radial calipers
Rear BrakeSingle disc, diameter 276 mm, double-piston floating caliper
Front Tire120/70R-19
Rear Tire170/60R-17
Fuel Capacity5.3 gal.
Dry Weight525 lbs. (Wet)
MSRP$15,800
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2013 BMW R1200GS Priced at $15,800

2013 BMW R1200GS Priced at $15,800

BMW announces surprising prices for its much-anticipated 2013 R1200GS – with the base $15,800 MSRP $350 less than its predecessor.

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