The R80/GS was introduced in 1980 and redefined adventure bikes that have since formed a significant part of BMW Motorrad’s success. Forty years later, the brand commemorates that turning point with a special edition release of its GS line, the 2021 BMW R 1250 GS-40 Years GS Edition. It’s a two-wheeled tribute to the milestone that has made BMW Motorrad synonymous with capability and resilience no matter what the journey brings. Sophisticated technology that commemorates a rich history of exploration equals a most coveted machine that will look good, whether at a standstill or devouring the miles across the great outdoors. See the 2021 BMW R 1250 GS-40 Years GS Edition for yourself, now for sale at BMW Motorcycle Dealers of Northern California. We make it easy for you to find our BMW motorcycle dealerships in San Jose, Chico, and Mountain View, carrying a complete BMW motorcycle adventure lineup. Our BMW dealership network is ready to serve your needs with the latest promotions and financing deals that best suit your budget. Plus, our BMW motorcycle service center is prepared to assist your motorcycle maintenance requirements, whether it’s as simple as an oil change or major repairs. Schedule your next appointment with us, or drop by our showroom today.
The chiseled, high-riding fairing on the 2021 BMW R 1250 GS-40 Years GS Edition is just the start of its awe-inspiring look. Its black-and-yellow color scheme lends itself well to the motorcycle’s silhouette, evoking equal parts mystery and fun. A yellow-tinted adjustable windscreen tops the adaptive LED headlamp that moves along with a flick of the rider’s wrist, ensuring maximum visibility even when negotiating curves. The Option 719 machine-milled parts, such as the cylinder head cover, add a touch of elegance to the sporty character of the R 1250 GS. The gold handlebars feature 30mm risers on the Enduro Package for increased control when a rider stands up, while terminating in black grips surrounded by yellow hand protectors. The TFT driver interface features smartphone connectivity for communications, navigation, and media streaming, all with the compatible BMW Connected App. At the same time, a new USB socket enables users to keep their phones powered, no matter how long the ride.
A 1.2L air/liquid-cooled 4-stroke flat twin with double overhead camshafts powers the 2021 BMW R 1250 GS-40 Years GS Edition with 136 hp and 105 lb-ft of torque. A 6-speed wet clutch gearbox uses a shaft drive to route the power to the 17-inch rear wheel. Dynamic Traction Control helps keep the bike upright under changing ride conditions and low-grip surfaces. At the same time, Dynamic Electronic Suspension Adjustment works in concert with Integral ABS Pro for the user to select the optimal suspension settings based on terrain and load conditions. Hill Start Control aids in steep ascents, while factory-installed Ride Modes Pro enables riders to switch seamlessly between efficiency and performance. Experience the 2021 BMW R 1250 GS-40 Years GS Edition with BMW Motorcycle Dealers of Northern California.