BMW R 1200 R : Review

BMW enjoyed its sales mostly with the R 1200 series which gets offered in 4-segments as: Sports, Adventure, Tourer, and Roadster. The R 1200 series is the most iconic and prestigious lineup in the BMW portfolio because of its out & out performance it produces, the stylish design it carries and unique features it boasts. One such model from the R 1200 series is the ‘R 1200 R’ a powerful raw performer that also involves you in the road rush game.

BMW R 1200 R gets offered in colors like;

BMW R 1200R receives a unique design language to impress the global auto customers. Firstly, it gets an elegant dual headlamp unit that was eye feat to the BMW lovers. The raised handlebar further enhance the stance of the bike and also provide good riding postures to the biker. The sharp and beak-like front section portray an aggressive and arrogant nature of the bike. It also receives detailed curvy lines to elevate the appearance.

The decent measurements like; 2,145mm length, 906mm width, and 1,273mm height enable perfect touring conditions with all the stability. While the 1,495mm of wheelbase delivers good ground clearance by ensuring all the riding possibilities to the biker. The biker will experience the level of comfort with the handful of unique features it carries like; adjustable seat for comfy rides, a switchable ABS for braking assistance, and an engine management system for better performance.

Coming to the instrumentation console, the biker can aware with the significant info that was displayed by the console regarding analog tachometer, digital speedometer, twin trip meters, fuel gauge and also low-temperature indicators, low oil, low fuel, low battery and telltale lights which acknowledges the biker to the extent.

The power for the R1200 R is drawn from the 1,170cc, air/liquid cooled, flat twin, 4-stroke mill that produces a high power & torque figures to sprint the bike with a blaze. The engine produces 125hp of peak power @ 7,750rpm with a peak torque of 125Nm @ 6,500rpm with a good throttle response and decent supply system (fuel injection) to enable road game to the biker.

The 6-speed constant mesh gearbox with wet multi-plate clutch assembly works duly to ensure easy shifts and powerful drift to the rear wheel.
and a balancer shaft to improve its overall performance.

The good driving ergonomics of the bike is possible with 120/70 ZR17 front and 180/55 ZR17 rear tubeless tyres wrapped in sturdy alloy wheels ensure good ground clearance by reducing skidding on some terrains. The hassle-free rides are possible with the rigid suspension setup that ensures all the easement, for this, it gets a telescopic fork at the front and spring loaded hydraulic monoshock at the rear.

While the enormous power of the bike is stoppable with the 320mm dual disc brake with a 4-piston caliper at the front and 276mm single disc brake with the twin-piston caliper at the rear, which works accordingly to proved accurate braking at acquired conditions.

Hence it is proved that R 1200 series models are capable of; delivering top output figures, exhibiting plusher stance and facilitating unique features that enchant the biker & pillion to the fullest. As of the, R 1200 R, it is a superior sports model with all in all characteristics that the naked sports bike deserves to have with.

Also Read: BMW R 1200 R Features, Specs & Details 

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