This latest evolution of the classic touring bike represents a real turning point for the R 1200 RT. More comfortable, more dynamic and more impressive than ever before, this new model is guaranteed to set hearts racing.
Designed to be exceptionally light and agile, the R 1200 RT is the perfect companion for any motorcycle tour adventure. Available in a range of elegant new paint finishes including San Marino Blue Metallic, Ebony Metallic or Callisto Grey Metallic Matt, the R 1200 RT is sleek and stylish at all times.
Featuring heated grips as standard, the R 1200 RT ensures that your hands stay warm and comfortable even on long rides in cold weather. Also included as standard is the Board Computer Pro, allowing you to view riding details at a glance on a clear, accessible display. A central locking system which incorporates remote case locking and a cruise control system are also available as extra features. Choose the large waterproof top case with approximately 49 litres of storage to safely stow two helmets, and you will also gain a padded backrest to make those longer trips more comfortable for your pillion.
The R 1200 RT boasts a dual air and liquid-cooled four-stroke flat twin engine, which produces a breathtaking 125hp and a top speed of over 124mph. Featuring a hydraulically-operated oil-lubricated clutch, gear changes are smooth and effortless. The gearbox is a constant mesh six-speed unit with helical gear teeth, which engage firmly and smoothly. In addition, the optional Shift Assistant Pro allows the rider to shift gear without using the clutch or throttle valve, while the Dynamic mode add-on can be selected to guarantee exciting, sporty riding.
The BMW R 1200 RT features ABS as standard on all models for improved safety when braking. BMW's ASC system is also available as an option for even more enhanced safety when braking or accelerating. The standard modes 'Rain' and 'Road' can be activated at the touch of a button, adapting the motorcycle perfectly to the weather conditions and road surface as required, for optimum grip and handling.
Visit our friendly team at Dick Lovett BMW Motorrad in Bristol today. You can also reach us via the website for more details or to arrange your test ride on the breath-taking new BMW R 1200 RT.