BMW-R-1250 GS

The new BMW R 1250 GS: concentrated performance meets impressive efficiency. With the new BMW R 1250 GS you will experience the new Boxer even more directly. The engine capacity increase brings you more performance - 100 kW (136 HP) and 1250 ccm. The variable camshaft control system BMW ShiftCam ensures superior power delivery – in the high and low-engine speed ranges. Whether in the city, on the motorway or, of course, off-road: every metres gives you more freedom and increases the riding pleasure. New styles and colours, numerous technical details and exciting options to individualize intensify the character of the new BMW R 1250 GS. 


  • Air/liquid-cooled four stroke flat twin engine, double overhead camshaft, one balance shaft and variable engine timing system BMW ShiftCam. 

  • 100 kW (136 PS) at 7,750 U/min 

  • 143 Nm at 6,250 U/min 

  • BMW Motorrad Telelever; stanchion diameter 37 mm, central spring strut 

  • BMW Motorrad Integral ABS (part-integral), can be switched off

  • Constant mesh 6-speed gearbox with helical gear teeth 

  • Cross Spoked wheels - Tubless

  • Tyre Pressure Sensors

  • Suspension travel, front / rear   190 mm / 200 mm 

  • Adjustable Screen height 850 / 870 mm (lowered suspension* 800 / 820 mm) *OE 

  • Available with road tyres & dualsport tyres for gravel (FREE)

  • Fuel tank 20 Litre

  • Unladen Weight 249 kg

HIGH SEASON Rates from 1 September 2019 to 1 April 2020
Single Day         2-3 Days            4-6 Days           7 Day rate

ZAR3150           ZAR2990            ZAR2790           ZAR2590

​LOW SEASON Rates from 1 April 2020  to 31 August 2020
Single Day         2-3 Days            4-6 Days           7 Day rate

ZAR2890           ZAR2790            ZAR2590             ZAR2490


50/50 MITAS EO7 Dual Compound  gravel Tyres are fitted to all motorcycles FREE of charge
Puncture prevention slime is inserted to minimize punctures.​
Spare Tubes and puncture kit and air-bombs are supplied.


Standard Damages Deposit = ZAR30 000 (Held for duration of rental period)Cross Border deposit - ZAR35 000 (Held for duration of rental period)

DS Vented Jacket         DS Vented Pants           DS Helmets        Hard Cases         Boots             Gloves             Garmin GPS
     ZAR130.00                  ZAR120.00                ZAR120.00            ZAR400.00       ZAR120.00      ZAR50.00          ZAR175.00

Rental rates include VAT, specified kilometers per day, comprehensive insurance cover and BMW Roadside Assistance.

The first 450 km per full day rental are included - extra km will be charged at R3.30per km thereafter.


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