2012 BMW R 1200 R — Contact Dealer for Pricing
2012 BMW R 1200 R
This roadster is the universal talent on tarmac. A true cornering fiend on the one hand and a supremely comfortable travel companion on the other. Moreover it can be customized with a wide range of accessories to suit your every need. You can style it into a sporty, classic or touring oriented naked bike - the BMW R 1200 R will always be your reliable companion.
The 1200 cc flat twin contributes its share to the dynamic and supremely controlled experience generating an output of 110 hp and 88 ft-lb of torque. The perfect suspension has no trouble at all with the weight of 491 lbs (fully fueled). You could load up the same again and still enjoy the almost playful and truly convincing handling of this bike. Combined with exemplary safety equipment, a timeless yet modern, high-quality and sporty design, the BMW R 1200 R is truly a multi-talented bike and an evergreen.Powerful character for pure motorcycling joy – the BMW R1200R.
The 1170cc generates an output of 109 bhp and 115 Nm of torque. The perfect suspension has no trouble at all with the weight of 223 kg (fully fuelled). You could load up the same again and still enjoy the almost playful and truly convincing handling of this motorcycle. Combined with exemplary safety equipment, a timeless yet modern, high-quality and sporty design, the BMW R1200R is truly a multi-talented motorcycle.
The R 1200 R is an example of perfect synergy between the retro and the ultra modern. The unique level of everyday touring practicality combined with the typical compact roadster design will place the R 1200 R back in the limelight. With the aid of technology used in the BMW’s sport motorcycles working in harmony with a legendary tradition of outstanding roadsters and tourers, the R 1200 R boasts a luxurious 110 hp which is delivered with comfort and prestige.
BMW’s classic roadster, the R 1200 R, rises effortlessly to any challenge, thanks to the new twin-cam Boxer engine. Moreover, it can be customised with a wide range of accessories to suit your every need. You can style it into a sporty, classic or touring oriented naked bike - the BMW R 1200 R will always be your reliable companion. The classy looks catch many an eye and the high-quality workmanship can be seen and felt everywhere.
2012 BMW R 1200 R Base
R 1200 R
Generic Type (Primary)
Air/oil-cooled flat twin ('Boxer') 4-stroke engine, one camshaft and four valves per cylinder, central balancer shaft
110 hp (81 kW) at 7,500 rpm
Engine Torque, Maximum
88 ft-lb (119 Nm) at 6,000 rpm
12.0 : 1
Electronic intake pipe injection / BMS-K digital engine management with overrun fuel cut-off, twin-spark ignition
Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-3
Over 125 mph (200 km/h)
Fuel Economy: Combined City/Hwy
57 mpg, at a constant 55 mph
Unleaded super and premium.
three-phase alternator 600 W
12 V / 14 Ah, maintenance-free
Single dry plate clutch, hydraulically operated
Constant mesh 6-speed gearbox with helical gear teeth
Two-section frame consisting of front and rear sections with load-bearing engine-gearbox unit
BMW Motorrad Telelever; stanchion diameter 41 mm, central spring strut
Cast aluminum single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever; central spring strut, spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable (continuously variable) at handwheel, rebound damping adjustable
Wheels & Tires
Front Travel (in./cm.)
4.7 inches (120 mm)
Rear Travel (in./cm.)
5.5 inches (140 mm)
58.9 inches (1,495 mm)
4.6 inches (119 mm)
Cast aluminum wheels
3.50 x 17''
5.50 x 17''
120/70 ZR 17
180/55 ZR 17
Front braking system
Dual disc brake, floating brake discs, diameter 320 mm, four-piston fixed calipers
Rear braking system
Single disc brake, diameter 265 mm, double-piston floating caliper
BMW Motorrad Integral ABS (part-integral)
84.4 inches (2,145 mm)
35.7 inches (907 mm)
50.5 inches (1,285 mm)
31.5 inches (800 mm) low seat: 30.3 inches (770 mm), comfort seat: 31.5 inches (800 mm), high seat: 32.7 inches (830 mm), high comfort seat: 32.7 inches (830 mm), lowered suspension: 29.5 inches (750 mm)
491 lbs (223 kg)
448 lbs (203 kg)
Weight, Maximum Capacity
992 lbs (450 kg)
500 lbs (227 kg)
4.8 gallons (18.0 liters)
Approx. 0.8 gallon (3.0 liters)