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New BMW R1200GS Test - What Do you Want To Know?

This week our intrepid road tester Chad jets off to South Africa for the launch of BMW's all-new R1200GS super-traillie. With stiff competition from KTM this year, BMW have strove to out-do themselves (and the opposition), with a new air/water cooled engine making 125bhp, new chassis and new semi-active electronic suspension. What do you want to know about the bike? Ask us...

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  • Posted 2 years ago (15 January 2013 15:52)

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Sep 12

Posts: 206

domster says:

New GS

Does it suffer from; gearbox clonk, fierce brakes and where in the rev range are the vibration patches?

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Sep 10

Posts: 1318

SatNavSteve says:

How much of the engine shares its design with the last model?

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Mar 10

Posts: 100

jahagon says:

Is it still the class leader?

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Oct 05

Posts: 1

schnitzergs says:

Does the new screen actually deliver a quiet ride - after years of trying & failing with aftermarket screens & mounting modifications to get a GS where my ears can stand to go as far as the bike can it is my one big question.

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Jan 11

Posts: 8098

snev says:

What's it like in this weather, in the UK? Is Chad taking the "Long Way Down" ? Why the off road tyres? What's the Pointy bit on the front for? Will Chad wear all the usual Motorad uniform?

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Jan 13

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usemyname says:


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Aug 07

Posts: 76

marty1035 says:

Will the germans use it to invade poland?

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Aug 02

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dickiedirt says:

Is this model still one step away from a mobility scooter?

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Jan 13

Posts: 2

Matt55 says:


Since you are going to be in SA which is where I am, and you will be in the middle of Summer, will heat be a issue on the bike since each of the radiators point straight at your knees. If it is a hot day, will be interesting to know as the previous one doesn't have any heat issues. Thanks and enjoy!

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Sep 09

Posts: 888

Rogerborg says:

When it falls over

How many of your camera crew does it take to pick it up again?

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