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Buyer's Guide > R1250RT
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This luxury touring bike is built around the same basic platform as the R1250GS, but without the off-road capability. There are several optional add-ons like electronic suspension adjustment, shift assist and others that transform this into a high-end tourer. It also has the best fairing in the business for covering long distances in inclement weather. ABS Pro (leaning ABS) is now an option, and there are a few other tweaks, but the biggest news is the variable valve timing Shiftcam engine for 2019.
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Brand
BMW
Model
R1250RT
Categories
Touring - Sport
New/Returning
Updated for 2019
Msrp
$ 22,050
Enginesize
1,254 cc
Engine Type
Opposed twin, DOHC with 4 valves/cyl, liquid/air-cooled, 4-stroke, variable valve timing
Transmission
6-speed, shaft
Clutch
Wet multi-plate
Fueling
Fuel Injection
Max Power
136 hp (101 kW) @ 7750 rpm
Max Torque
105 lb-ft (142 Nm) @ 6250 rpm
Seat Height, std
805-825 mm (31.7-32.5 in.)
Seat Height, options
760/780-830/850 mm
Wheelbase
1485 mm (58.5 in.)
Fuel Capacity
25 L (6.6 USG)
Dry Weight
Curb Weight
279 kg (615 lb.)
Brakes, front
Twin 320 mm discs with 4-piston radial calipers
Brakes, rear
Single 275 mm disc with 2-piston caliper
Antilock Brakes (ABS)
ABS Standard
Suspension, front
Telelever forks
Suspension, rear
Paralever, rebound & preload adjustable
Tires, front
120/70-ZR17
Tires, rear
180/55-ZR17
Paint/Colours
Carbon black metallic, Mars red metallic/Dark slate metallic matt, Alpine white, Blue planet metallic, Sparkling storm metallic
Warranty
36 months, unlimited mileage

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