274 Parramatta Road, Granville NSW 2142

Do it your way

The new BMW R 1250 RT gives you freedom, and more of it than ever before. The variable cam-shaft control system BMW ShiftCam ensures superior running smoothness and comfort. For swift cornering and immense torque on the straights. The new Twin-cylinder Boxer engine and its 136 hp 1250 ccm engine let you effortlessly experience the countryside. And your RT is unique thanks to new individualisation options: it's your tour, it's your bike.

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Built for touring

Anticipation and excitement are the most beau-tiful companions on any tour. With the start of your R 1250 RT, you can feel the superior qual-ities of the Twin-cylinder Boxer engine. Its per-formance and enhancement in character of running fascinate in every engine speed range: the variable camshaft control BMW ShiftCam ensures a smooth unleashing of power throughout the entire engine speed range and boosts your control. Thanks to more cubic capacity and more power with more efficiency, your riding pleasure intensifies mile upon mile. The high torque curve, the elasticity and the irresistible power with fewer gear changes quickly become indispensable companions.

Engine Type Air/liquid-cooled four stroke flat twin engine, double overhead camshaft, one balance shaft and variable engine timing system BMW ShiftCam
Bore x stroke 102.5 mm x 76 mm
Capacity 1,254 cc
Rated output 100 kW at 7,750 rpm
Max. torque 143 Nm at 6,250 rpm
Compression ratio 12.5 :1
Maximum speed over 200 km/h
Unladen weight, road ready, fully fuelled Unladen weight, road ready, fully fuelled
Usable tank volume approx. 25 l
Seat height, unladen weight 805 / 825 mm (OE low seat: 760 / 780 mm; OE high seat: 830 / 850 mm)