Both the bikes are powered by a 1250 cc engine which churns out a total of 136 bhp and a peak torque of 143 Nm.
BMW Motorrad India has launched the all-new 1250 R and 1250 RT in India at a price tag of Rs 15.95 Lakh and Rs 22.50 Lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The bikes are brought in as CBU units and bookings have already started.
Power output comes from a 1254 cc, 2-cylinder, in-line Boxer engine. It produces a whopping 124 bhp and a peak torque of 143 Nm. The presence of a new power unit is demonstrated by the means of newly designed cylinder head covers bearing the inscription ‘ShiftCam’ as well as the pipe ducting of the new exhaust manifold system.
The variable camshaft control BMW ShiftCam is an entirely new technology which provides supreme rideability along with an additional increase in power across the entire engine speed range, reduced emission and fuel consumption levels, optimised running smoothness and refinement.
Feature-wise, the BMW 1250 R which is available in India gets a 6.5-inch full-colour TFT screen with BMW connectivity feature. The rider can easily make telephone calls and enjoy listening to music. The RT version gets a 5.5-inch TFT screen.
Numerous features such as Seat Heating, Central locking system, Tyre pressure control and Anti-theft alarm system add to the riding enjoyment and safety. Distinctive features – Dynamic ESA, preparation for GPS unit, cruise control and Keyless Ride further add to the boxer feeling all day long. Riding modes Pro, Headlight Pro, Daytime Riding Light and chrome-plated exhaust pipe lend a sporting character to the motorcycle, both visually and functionally.
The all-new BMW R 1250 R is available a timeless paint finish – Black Storm metallic. An elegant and stylish paintwork is also available in Style Exclusive, Pollux metallic matt. The all-new R 1250 RT is available in Option 719 Blueplanet metallic / Option 719 Sparkling Storm metallic, an extraordinary high-end paintwork with strong metallic effect as well as a hand-lining.