BMW R 1200 GS Touring Edition for hire
BMW R 1200 GS TE for rental from RoadTrip
The BMW R 1200 GS is the iconic benchmark touring enduro motorcycle. All other adventure touring bikes are compared to this one. We now have have four top specification R 1200 GS TE motorbikes for hire so you can judge the legend for yourself. Our bikes are fitted with BMWs comfort and touring packages and we have also fitted Gearshift Assist Pro. to them. These are ideal machines if you are planning to put some miles on the clock; they are reliable, versatile, comfortable and stylish.
The R 1200 GS reputation and spec.
Since the GS launched in 1980, it has defined and led the adventure touring market. The GS has proved to be the trusty steed on many a motorcycle adventure. The 2015-17 R1200 GS are powered by BMW’s famous boxer, twin cylinder engine. The new motor develops 125bhp at 7,750 rpm. It is now liquid cooled. Cooling is increased by the cylinder design, which channels airflow vertically around the case. Power is shaft driven to the back wheel via the six speed gearbox. ABS braking is also fitted on all BMWs.
Three of the best R 1200 GS motorcycles in the UK – for hire from RoadTrip
The R 1200 GS is powerful, agile and comfortable to ride in all conditions. Our three are the top spec. ‘TE’ models. The TE model comes with BMW’s touring and comfort packages. Dynamic electronic suspension adjustment and traction control plus 4 electronic riding modes and on-board computer manage the ride. Also included are tyre pressure sensors, cruise control, heated handlebar grips, adjustable seat and screen, and LED lights.
Our three R 1200 GS hire motorcycles are also equipped with engine protection bars and BMW’s Gearshift Assist Pro. This enables clutch-less gear changes up and down the six speed transmission. The RoadTrip bikes are finished in BMW’s frozen dark blue metallic, Alpine white and BMW racing red. BMW Navigator V SatNav. And BMW’s matched ‘Vario’ panniers (50-70 l.) and top case (25-35l.) luggage can be hired with each bike.
BMW R 1200 GS TE (2015 & 17) - Motorcycle Rental Rates (inc. VAT)
* Deposit taken as a pre-authorisation against a credit or debit card at the time of hire. A pre-authorisation is not a payment.
Motorcycle luggage & accessories
R 1200 GS ‘Vario’ expandable pannier sets by BMW. Key locked and key matched to these motorcycles. Black plastic cases with new-design aluminium inserts in the case lids. Easily removed. Carry handles. Bow-shaped bar mechanism for easy change of capacity: right: 30-39 l. left: 20-29 l. Maximum payload per case: 10 kg. Liner bags supplied.
R1200 GS ‘Vario’ Topcase by BMW. Key locked and matched to this motorcycle. Black plastic topcase with new-design aluminium insert in the lid. Comfortable passenger backpad. Carry Handle. Bow-shaped bar mechanism for easy change of capacity: 20-25 litre. Maximum payload 5 kg. Liner bags supplied.
SatNav: BMW Navigator V with up-to-date European mapping is available to hire with this motorcycle.
|Engine Type||Air/liquid-cooled four stroke flat twin engine, double overhead camshaft, one balance shaft|
|Final Drive||Shaft drive|
|Brakes – front||Dual disc brake, floating brake discs, diameter 305 mm, 4-piston radial callipers. ABS|
|Brakes – rear||Single disc brake, diameter 276 mm, double-piston floating calliper. ABS|
|Suspension – front||BMW Motorrad Telelever; stanchion diameter 37 mm, central spring strut. 190mm travel|
|Suspension – rear||Cast aluminium single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever; WAD strut (travel-related damping), spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable (continuously variable) at handwheel, rebound damping adjustable at handwheel. 200mm travel|
|Weight, road ready & fuelled||238kg|
|Max. Power||92 kW (125bhp) @ 7,750 rpm|
|Max. Torque||125 Nm @ 6,500 rpm|
|Additional Features included||Gearshift Assist Pro., dynamic traction control, dynamic electronic suspension, LED lights, tyre pressure control, engine protection bars, heated grips, hand guards, 4 riding modes, on board Computer Pro.|
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RoadTrip is located in Woking, Surrey, UK. 14 miles from London Heathrow, 24 minutes from central London by train, 5 minutes from Woking town centre.
Local motorcycle hire for London, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Hampshire, Kent, Middlesex, Surrey & Sussex.