2019 Motorcycle Previews 2019 BMW R 1250 GS Adventure First Look (26 Photos)

2019 BMW R 1250 GS Adventure First Look (26 Photos)

2019 BMW R 1250 GS Adventure Preview

In traditional BMW Motorrad style, the Bavarian motorcycle manufacturer has released an “Adventure” version of its all-new R 1250 GS.

The “GSA” takes the base R 1250 GS – unveiled in mid-September – and adds some tasteful extras to ramp up the adventure in adventure touring.

2019 BMW R 1250 GS Adventure dealershipsWhat BMW does with these Adventure models is take the top-tier GS, and add more protection, a bigger gas tank and custom color options.

We already covered all the updates to the new R 1250 GS here, so we won’t bore you with more details. Instead, we’ll cover the details and provide some photos of this beautiful ADV bike.

2019 BMW R 1250 GS Adventure Upgrades:

  • Robust engine protection that covers upper radiator and the heads of the 136-horsepower 1254cc boxer engine.
  • Added protection with a new radiator cowl and a cover on the oil intake snorkel.
  • Bigger 7.9-gallon fuel tank vs 5.3-gallon tank on the base R 1250 GS.

The 2019 BMW R 1250 GS Adventure will be available in three color style:

  • Basic: Ice Grey paint, black wheels, frame and power train
  • Exclusive: Kalamata Metallic pant, blacked-out with grey frame, gold calipers
  • HP: White/Racing Blue Metallic/Racing Red paint, gold wheels

2019 BMW R 1250 GS Adventure Photo Gallery

Ron Lieback
Ron Lieback
One of the few moto journalists based on the East Coast, Ron Lieback joined the motorcycle industry as a freelancer in 2007, and is currently Online Editor at Ultimate Motorcycling.

2020 Dakar Rally Results: Honda’s Brabec Claims 1st Win for USA

For the past 18 consecutive years, KTM has dominated the Dakar Rally, winning each event in dominating style. Two legendary names are associated with...

2020 Triumph Thruxton RS Review (17 Fast Facts)

The new top-spec 2020 Triumph Thruxton RS is the latest addition to the British marque’s storied line, which also includes the standard Thruxton and...

America’s Brabec Leads 2020 Dakar Rally with 1 Stage Remaining

Though he struggled to a 10th-place finish during stage 11 of the 2020 Dakar Rally, Monster Energy Honda Team's Ricky Brabec holds the overall lead with one stage remaining.

2020 Kawasaki Versys-X 300 Buyer’s Guide: Specs & Price

When it comes to ADV, there is no shortage of motorcycles with liter-plus size engines. It's much less crowded in the small displacement division,...

2019 Ducati Motorcycle Sales Tops 53,000 Worldwide: ‘Nudges’ 2018

When Ducati Motor Holding announced its 2018 motorcycle sales, numbers were down 5.1 percent over 2017, with a total of 53,004 units sold. The Borgo...

Get Out & Ride: 2020 AMA National Adventure Riding Series Schedule

Looking for great commodore and some of the best ADV riding - both on- and off-road - across the country? The 2020 AMA National Adventure...