web counter

BMW 2021 R 1250 GS Adventure Edition 40 Bike Price Review Specs

A Pioneer: For four decades, GS has been a symbol of splendor and endless adventures. This #SpiritOfGS has been celebrated in the 40 Years GS Edition through the R 1250 GS Adventure: a glimpse into the past of GS.

Its distinctive black and yellow scheme reflects the classic R100 GS and is inspired by its advanced technology and equipment. With an all-new BMW 2021 R 1250 GS Adventure Edition 40 Bike and its powerful BMW ShiftCam boxer engine and innovative features, you’ll be able to overcome obstacles, easily reach distant places, and be part of a community.

BMW 2021 R 1250 GS Adventure Edition 40 Bike – Features and Price

The GS Becomes even Stronger

In the years that followed, BMW Brand continued to build on GS myths. The famous BMW 2021 R 1250 GS Adventure Edition 40 Bike now has a modified twin-cylinder boxer engine, which produces greater power at all speed limits and makes the GS easier thanks to its variable BMW ShiftCam camshaft management.

BMW 2021 R 1250 GS Adventure Edition 40 Bike

Unique Features of “40 Years GS” Edition

The overall design is one of a kind: its dark yellow shape, inspired by the BMW R 100 GS and named “Bumblebee,” is stunning. The motorcycle shines in the sparkle of almost 40 years of GS heritage, thanks to the exquisite design features that transform the famous appearance into a spectacular sight.

Also Read: 2021 BMW S 1000 XR Sports Motorcycle Review Specs Price

The BMW 2021 R 1250 GS Adventure Edition 40 Bike is Always a Great Starting Point

Beyond the “40 years of GS”, all G1250 GS Adventure: Thanks to GS’s distinctive ergonomics and advanced technology features, nothing will stand in the way of your adventure around the world. Because of its balanced ergonomics, you will always be able to sit comfortably – no matter how long the ride.

Advanced illumination is provided by the current LED light technology with full LED swivel headlights, which bring light in any darkness. With it, you can safely handle dust and dung, heat and rain, and quickly pass through unexpected areas. Learn about the different features and versions of the BMW 2021 R 1250 GS Adventure Edition 40 Bike.

BMW 2021 R 1250 GS Adventure Edition 40 Bike

No journey is too complicated, and no destination too far away: GS represents a world full of obstacles and longs for the next adventure – it is designed for genuine seekers. It has been the ideal touring bike from the beginning. BMW pushes for innovation with the “Adventure” series, making the GS more suitable for extended travel worldwide.

BMW 2021 R 1250 GS Adventure Edition 40 Bike – Price

The new BMW 2021 R 1250 GS Adventure Edition 40 Bike is available at $21,895 only.

BMW 2021 R 1250 GS Adventure Edition 40 Bike – Technical Specifications


Type Air/liquid-cooled four-stroke flat twin engine, double overhead camshaft, one balance shaft, and variable engine timing system BMW ShiftCam.
Bore x stroke ratios 102.5mm x 76mm
Capacity 1,254cc
Rated output 136HP at 7,750rpm
Max. torque 105lb-ft at 6,250rpm
Compression ratio 12.5: 1
Mixture Control Electronic intake pipe injection
Emission control The closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter and emission standard: EU-5

BMW 2021 R 1250 GS Adventure Edition 40 Bike


Peak speed over 120mph
Fuel consumption 49.5mpg
Fuel type Unleaded super, octane number 95RON, adaptive fuel quality regulation (91 – 98 RON)

Electrical system

Alternator Three-phase alternator having 510Watt nominal power
Battery 12V / 11.8Ah, maintenance-free

Power transmission

Clutch The wet clutch with an anti-hopping function, hydraulic activation
Gearbox Constant-mesh 6-speed gearbox having helical gear teeth
Drive Shaft drive

BMW 2021 R 1250 GS Adventure Edition 40 Bike


Frame 2-section frame, front- and bolted on rear frame, load-bearing engine
Front-wheel location/suspension BMW Motorrad Telelever; stanchion diameter 1.5 inches (37mm), central spring strut
Rear-wheel location / suspension Cast aluminum single-sided swing arm having BMW Motorrad
Suspension travel, front / rear 8.3 inches / 8.7 inches (210mm / 220mm)
Wheelbase 59.2 inches (1,504mm)
Castor 3.8 inches (95.4mm)
Steering head angle 65.1-degree
Wheels Cross spoke wheels
Front Rim 3 x 19 inches
Rear Rim 4.5 x 17 inches
Front Tire 120/70 R 19
Rear Tire 170/60 R 17
Front Brake Dual disc brake, 4-piston radial calipers, floating brake discs, diameter 12 inches (305mm),
Rear Brake Single disc brake, diameter 10.9 inches (276mm), double-piston floating caliper
ABS BMW Motorrad Integral ABS Pro

Dimensions / weights

Seat height 35 inches / 35.8 inches (890mm / 910mm)
Usable tank volume 7.9 gallons
Reserve Approx. 1 gallon
Length (over mudguard) 89.4 inches (2,270mm)
Height (over windshield) 57.5″ (1,460 mm)
Wide (over handguard) 38.6″ (980 mm)
Permitted total weight 1,069 lbs
Payload (with standard equipment) 478 lbs

Related Articles

Stay Connected