EICMA 2011: R1200GS Rallye, K1300S and K1300R Special Editions

EICMA 2011: R1200GS Rallye, K1300S and K1300R Special Editions

BMW Motorrad presented three new special models: R1200GS Rallye, K1300S with HP Package, and K1300R at this year’s EICMA (Esposizione Internazionale Ciclo Motociclo e Accessori) motorcycle show in Milan, Italy. A Dynamics Package for BMW K1300S was also announced. Here are the details:

BMW R1200GS Rallye

The new color scheme shows body parts in solid Alpine white, graphics in the legendary BMW Motorrad Motorsports colors, and fork and engine in black. The Paralever swingarm in Asphalt grey metallic, cylinder head covers in Granite grey metallic, and an all chrome exhaust system provide a powerful contrast of engineering. A particular eye catcher is the rear frame in Magma red paintwork.

The sporting look the travel enduro is underscored by the seat in black and white. Cross spoke wheels, heated grips, hand protectors in white, case holder, onboard computer, and the electronic suspension adjustment Enduro ESA make this GS ideal for a very wide range of applications.

The scheduled launch is January 2012.

BMW K1300S with HP Package

As the sportiest of the BMW Motorrad K Series, the BMW K1300S combines riding dynamics with comfort. At the same time, it offers a high level of protection against wind and weather and perfected ergonomics for long hauls. The BMW K1300S with HP Package upgrades the popular sports tourer for even greater prestige.

The special model bears an exclusive edition badge of brushed aluminum on the air box cover while the sporting character is underscored by the paintwork of solid Alpine White / metallic Lupin Blue / solid Night Black contrasting with the HP carbon parts like the covers for the front wheel, airbox, clutch, and seat.

The technical highlights of the K1300S are the HP gearshift assistant, the Akrapović sports silencer, the electronic suspension adjustment ESA II, the automatic stability control ASC, the tire pressure control RDC, the heated grips, and an onboard computer. In addition, standard equipment includes the HP footrests for rider and passenger and a tinted windscreen. For accommodation in the garage at home, this special model comes with a paddock stand.

The BMW K1300S with HP package is scheduled to launch January 2012.

Special model BMW K1300R

Boasting a 173 hp (127 kW) engine and tipping the scales at 535 lbs (243 kg) including fuel, the K1300R is one of the most powerful vehicles in this segment. The exclusive paintwork on this special model of a combination of mat metallic Ostra grey and metallic Sapphire black emphasizes the uncompromising masculinity of this beefy roadster. The lettering in Sun yellow contrasts well. The special model also features a carbon engine spoiler.

The launch for this special model is scheduled for January 2012.

BMW K1300S with Dynamics Package

The Dynamics Package from BMW Motorrad presents a range of optional equipment and accessories that enhance the riding dynamics, riding safety, comfort, and touring capabilities provided by the extensive equipment that is already fitted as standard. It includes: safety package with automatic stability control ASC and tire pressure control RDC, heated grips, onboard computer, HP gearshift assistant and electronic suspension adjustment ESA II.

The new Dynamics Package will be available from January 2012 for orders of new vehicles.


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