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Test Ride: BMW R1200GS

Ah, Yorkshire – Big puddles and willing sheep … well, sheep.Photo: Sarah Johnston

Of all the companies out there, trust the Germans to be the most logical when it comes to updates of their models. Almost like clockwork, once every five or so years, the Bavarian company launch a new version of their famous Boxer twin motor and then spend the next five years updating each R model in the line-up with said new motor. It’s logical, simple and very BMW.