BMW R1200 GS Newswire

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  1. BMW Unveils The First Driverless MotorcycleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 |

    BMW unveiledthe firstdriverless motorbike, based on the best-selling BMW R1200 GS model that can independently drive off, accelerate, circle a winding test track and independently slow down to a complete stop. At the Miramas testing ground circuit in Provence, France, last week, the German automaker unveiled its first autonomous motorbike, based on the best-selling BMW R1200 GS model.


  2. Watch as biker 'intervenes' in smash-and-grabRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 |

    Johannesburg - Anton Damhuis was riding home from work on his BMW R1200 GS at around 5.30pm on Monday afternoon when he saw a pedestrian grab a laptop bag out of a car that was stopped at a red light on the corner of London Road and 13th Avenue in Alexandra. The driver of the car, Phillip Coetser, who sounded rather shaken in the video, later posted a comment thanking Damhuis for his actions.


  3. Tested: Go-anywhere KTM 1290 Super Adventure SRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2018 |

    It's the more road-focused of two sibling models, with beautifully cast 19 inch front and 17 inch rear alloy wheels, proper road tyres, seriously muscular power delivery and one of the most sophisticated suspension setups on two wheels. It's only six kilograms lighter than its main rival, the BMW R1200 GS, but seems far less bulky - especially from the saddle - and packs a decisive 27kW more punch.


  4. BMW riders get down and dirty at GS Trophy SARead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 |

    Montagu, Western Cape - They came from all over Southern Africa and beyond, some from as far afield as Germany, the Netherlands and Poland, brought together by a shared love of big, bundu-bashing, beetle-crushing, mud-plugging off-road BMWs, riders for whom the road less travelled is just the starting point, keen to challenge themselves and learn new skills. No fewer than 750 BMW GS adventure-bike riders - almost 100 of them women - took part in the 2018 GS Trophy, based at Montagu in the south-western Cape from Thursday 10 May to Saturday 12 May, but with riding routes that stretched to Cape Agulhas and deep into the Karoo.


  5. BMW to produce PHEV batteries in Thailand in 2019Read the original story

    Jan 30, 2018 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    Thailand, already a leader in pick-up truck and small car production, has of late put in efforts to attract carmakers to build green cars such as hybrids, plug-in hybrids and full electric vehicles in the country. Last year, Thailand's Board of Investment approved promotional privileges for carmakers.


  6. View DetailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2017 | Bike Buyers Guide

    2006 06 BMW R1200 GS ABS Registration Number VX06 VRW Mileage 59801 I Have the V5 Two Metal keys and the plastic spare Two alarm fobs BMW Riders Manual Fully stamped BMW service history As you can see the bike has been kept garaged,clean and very ...