BMW F850 GS Adventure

Obstacles are transformed into possibilities. Adventure flows through your veins. Atop the F 850 GS Adventure, you will easily master the offroad track thanks to the 21 inch front tyre. What matters is that your attitude and curiosity spur you on – regardless of how far you want to travel with the F 850 GS Adventure. And regardless of whether you take it through the mud: With the Connectivity ex factory option, you have access to the navigation, telephone, media and vehicle-relevant data at all times. Clear and concise on a 6.5 inch TFT-display – without any distractions. Giving you more time for what is important. And allowing you to discover what lies over the horizon. 


  • Water-cooled 4-stroke in-line two-cylinder engine, two valves per cylinder, two overhead camshafts, dry sump lubrication

  • Front Suspension 230mm Travel, 215mm Rear

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

  • Constant mesh 6-speed gearbox integrated into crankcase

  • Wire spoke wheels

  • 63 kW (85 hp) at 7,500 rpm (possible 35 kW (48 hp) at 7,000 rpm

  • Available with road tyres & dualsport tyres for gravel

  • 16 Litre fuel tank (Range average 19km/L)

  • 2019/2020 models available for hire

  • Seat height 880 mm (low seat: 850 mm, with lowering: 820 mm, Rallye seat: 920 mm, comfort seat: 895 mm)

  • Weight 214kg (Ready to Ride)

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

ZAR2550           ZAR2490            ZAR2290            ZAR2090


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

ZAR2390          ZAR2290             ZAR2090            ZAR1890


​50/50 Dualsport  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 = ZAR25 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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