MSRP excludes destination & handling fee of $645, tax, title, license and registration.

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MSRP excludes destination & handling fee of $645, tax, title, license and registration.

MSRP excludes destination & handling fee of $645, tax, title, license and registration.

The BMW R 1250 R

More versatile and expressive as ever.

The R 1250 R is designed for a dynamic appearance – simply put: #NeverStopChallenging. Equipped with the Boxer engine – with a maximum torque of 105 lb-ft, the reworked engine delivers more power than ever before. The variable camshaft control BMW ShiftCam is innovative technology that offers optimum performance in every engine speed range. During a relaxed cruise or a sporty tour, experience the pure thrill of riding along with the typical punch of the Boxer engine.


Your roadster, your style.

Go for the original look: Black Storm Metallic underlines the timeless character of the roadster. Or add exciting highlights: Sport is synonymous with a dynamic appearance, Exclusive exudes pure elegance. Whatever you decide on, you will absolutely enjoy your roadster and enjoy every tour in your own way.

Black Storm Metallic

Classic look in Black Storm Metallic: the front-wheel cover, fuel tank side fairing and rear side panels are finished in this subtle paint. Many details in black complement the harmonious overall look of the roadster: main and rear frame, brake calipers, radiator cowls and the seat.


No compromises: Sport. The combination of Light White/Racing blue Metallic/Racing Red highlights its dynamic character. The golden brake calipers as well as the stainless steel engine spoiler, radiator cowls and central fuel tank cover represent well placed highlights.


Exceptional appearance: Exclusive. All fairing parts are painted in Mineral Gray Metallic. The golden brake calipers, the Agate Gray main frame, radiator cowls and stainless steel fuel tank cover emphasize the elegance of your roadster.


cc capacity
HP at 7,750 rpm
lb-ft max. torque at 6,250 rpm
gallon tank capacity
Air/liquid-cooled 4-stroke flat twin Boxer engine, double overhead camshaft, one balance shaft and variable engine timing system BMW ShiftCam

More boxer punch.

Right from the word go, you can feel the superior qualities of the Boxer engine: the variable camshaft control system, BMW ShiftCam, ensures a even power delivery in every engine speed range. With a capacity increase to 1,254 cc and a maximum torque of 105 lb-ft, the new engine offers a performance boost that is available at any time. Catapult yourself out of even the tightest of corners.

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To the Boxer engine external-link-arrow-slim


3 year warranty

Ride on & on & on. 

Get up to 3-years or 36,000 miles warranty on all new motorcycles. 

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This is the R 1250 R

Dynamic ESA.

Dynamic ESA.

Dynamic ESA (Electronic Suspension Adjustment) ensures more stable and safer ride characteristics. The system automatically regulates the damping and spring preload of the telescopic fork and spring struts depending on riding conditions and load and offers the highest level of comfort and traction, even in inclined position.

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The Highlights of the R 1250 R.

ShiftCam model inscription.
BMW R 1250 R with detailed view of the cylinder head cover and the ShiftCam model inscription
Stainless steel.
The tank of the BMW R 1250 R with stainless steel tank cover
High-resolution TFT color display.
BMW R 1250 R with TFT display and connectivity
Style Exclusive.
BMW R 1250 R in the Style Exclusive against the backdrop of mountains
Boxer Engine.
Ride Modes Pro.
Riding scene with the BMW R 1250 R


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