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2020 BMW R1250GS Adventure [Model Overview]

2020 BMW R1250 GS Adventure

2020 BMW R1250GS Adventure
2020 BMW R1250GS Adventure Review Summary
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The 2020 BMW R 1250 GS is an adventure touring motorcycle with comfortable ergonomics and strong power. It’s a model designed to take you pretty much anywhere and is near the peak of the sport-touring line for BMW.

The model features a 1,254cc twin-cylinder boxer engine that makes a 136 hp and 105 lb-ft of torque. It’s an engine that is used in various areas of the BMW lineup and for good reason. It’s a versatile engine with plenty to offer in terms of smooth operation and good reliability.

The R 1250 GS is at home in the city, in the country, or on a dirt path. It’s a bike that can do it all and that’s why it comes with a price tag of $17,895. It’s a bike that has basically not changed from 2019.

The motorcycle is available in Black Storm Metallic, Cosmic Blue Metallic, Light White / Racing Blue Metallic / Racing Red Paint, and Black Storm Metallic / Night Black Matte.

On this page: we’ve curated specs, features, news, photos/videos, etc. so you can read up on the new BMW R 1250 GS Adventure in one place.

2020 BMW R1250GS Adventure

Model Overview

General Info

  • Price: $ 20,195
  • Key Features:
    • ABS
    • Ride Modes Pro
    • LED Lighting

Key Specs

  • Engine type: 1,254cc Air/liquid-cooled 4-stroke flat twin engine
  • Power: 136 hp
  • Wet weight: 479 lbs (217 kg)
  • Seat height: 35 Inch

2020 BMW R1250GS Adventure

2020 BMW R 1250 GS Adventure Specifications

From BMW


Engine 1,254cc Air/liquid-cooled 4-stroke flat twin engine
Power 136 hp
Bore x Stroke 102.5 mm x 76 mm
Compression Ratio 12.5 : 1
Fuel System Electronic fuel injection with ride-by-wire throttle system
Starter Electric


Clutch Multiplate Wet , hydraulically operated
Transmission 6-speed
Final Drive Shaft drive


Suspension Front BMW Telelever, Ø 37 mm, central spring strut
Suspension Rear Cast aluminum single-sided swing arm with BMW Paralever
Brakes Front Dual floating disc brakes, 4-piston fixed calipers, diameter 305 mm
Brakes Rear Single disc brake, diameter 276 mm, dual-piston floating caliper
Tires Front 120/70 R 19
Tires Rear 170/60 R 17
Fuel Tank Capacity 30 L (7.9 US gal.)
Color Black Storm Metallic


Spark Plugs
Headlight LED
Tail Light LED


Overall Length 89.4 in (2,270 mm)
Overall Width 38.6 in (980 mm)
Overall Height 57.5 in (1,460 mm)
Wheelbase 59.7 in (1,517 mm)
Ground Clearance
Seat Height 35 in (890 mm)
Curb Weight 479 lbs (217 kg)



2020 BMW R1250GS Adventure

2020 BMW R 1250 GS Adventure Features

7.9 gallons of fuel gives you the range you need for long distances. Best of all, with the energy efficiency of the Boxer engine, you can go even further with one tank of fuel.

6.5" color TFT display with Connectivity in series.

Connect your smartphone to your bike via Bluetooth. The 6.5-inch TFT display shows you everything about your motorcycle and offers you in conjunction with the smartphone app additional features such as navigation, music and phone.

Big windscreen.

No matter where it takes you. The large windscreen offers high comfort for the head, neck and shoulders as well as weather protection in every riding situation.

Full LED headlights as standard.

In both low beam and high beam, the illumination is wider, more consistent and further than with conventional headlights.

BMW ShiftCam.

The ShiftCam lettering: a clear indication of the boxer engine with variable camshaft control.

Style HP.

The Style HP includes front suspension extension, frame guard, gold cross-spoked wheels and the Rally seat – as well as BMW Motorsport colors.

Seat options.

Six different seat options, from the standard seat to the rally seat to the comfort seat: the seat heights range from 31 to 35 inches.

Style Exclusive

Valuable materials and haptics characterize the Style Exclusive. The matte paint Kalamata Metallic Matte is very elegant when combined with the dark frame. The black handlebars and golden calipers round off the overall impression.

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