BMW R1200 GS EXPERT REVIEWIntroductionRecently BMW has launched 2 models in two-wheeler market first is R1200 and another one is R1200. The starting base variant of BMW R1200 GS is available at the price of 15.9 lakhs and another dynamic+ which is available at price of 19 lakhs there is also a top- spec pro version available with the sticker at a price of 19.5 lakhs. The standard BMW R1200 GS retails for 17.5 lakh while another one dynamic + model retails for 20.9 and pro variant you will get at 21.4 lakh(all prices at ex-showroom Delhi). The BMW R1200 is right now competing with Triumph Tiger XRA, Triumph tiger explorer, Ducati Multistrada 1200S and Suzuki V Strom. While in our two-wheeler stream, the BMW R 1200 GSA is competing with Triumph Tiger XCA and Ducati Multistrada Enduro.Exteriorwhile talking about adventure motorcycles the conversation isn’t completed until we talk about BMW R 1200GS. The German motorcycle that made its debut in 2004, is nowadays becoming a king in the adventure motorcycles globally and is also a BMW Motorrad”s highest selling motorcycle .and now it is in demand for performance adventure tour bikes in our country as well. Nowadays it has been entered in our Indian market with R1200 GS among the most popular models for BMW. The styling features of BMW R 1200 GS is unmistakable and even in the BMW’s own words, it’s a fine balance between forms and its functions.After seeing Its mass forward design luggage then we can say that designers have focused whole on the front end of the bike. The asymmetrical headlamps look awful and unique. The stock headlight is made of halogen and now it is providing daytime led running lights. The short and blunt beak, radiator shrouds, headlamp cowl, well-defined tank with few of design highlights of the bike. The massive exhaust muffler, big saddle and the chunky forks endow the bike with the glory of authority. The BMW R1200 GS will be coming in India in two version first is standard and another is the adventure. With spoked wheels, longer travel endurance, engine guards, and off-road tyres to distinguish it from the normal bikes.The BMW designers improved themselves enough that’s why they are making the off-road bikes. The front exterior glass makes its presence as a road fighter bike that we usually saw in games n also in our dreams .the front sided bump is enough to put you in satisfactory relief. It is available in different colors as well black, Red, violet etc.the large windscreen can also be adjusted as per requirement. it is really for those ones who love to go off road and with comfortably also.InteriorsThe bike has a feature of semi-digital instrument control that helps to read on go and consists of a plethora of information. There is also available a GPS and a socket power system. The most talkable feature is HILL start Control System that helps the rider in rolling back situation by means of a targeted intervention in the partially integrated ABS brake system which helps us in a way of when a HILL start control system is activated when the pressure in the rear brake system is build up so that the motorcycle remains still on an incline and rider is able to put both the feet on the ground.Semiactive dynamic ESA suspension is an extra option in which two sensors register the vertical movements of wheel suspension and transfer the data to a controller who adapts the damper feature to offer plush ride quality. There is also available two modes of driving one is rain and another is the road. The standard for both the modes in conjunction with automatic stability control ASC for optimum traction. The bike is powered by the iconic boxer engine placing for 1170CC. the air cooled motor develops 126.7PS at 7750rPM and a peak torque of 125 NM at 6500rPM.The mill makes to a 6-speed transmission and the power is sent to the rear wheel through a shaft drive system. To make engine clean a new catalytic converter has been added to it. A judder damper is also added by BMW engineers on a transmission.the new addition is also made to decrease the nor complaint of bike EURO $ emission .the bike capable to handle easily both on the road and off-road as well. the new BMW R1200 GS has equipped the bike with a tubular steel bridge type frame.the is made to use in low center gravity and improve its handling dynamically.