2023 BMW R 1250 R First Look Preview


2023 BMW R 1250 R in Ice Grey.

2023 BMW R 1250 R in Ice Gray. (BMW/)

BMW offers its large bare Boxer extra to like in 2023, making a handful of beforehand premium digital techniques customary on the R 1250 R along with just a few different enhancements. Sweetening the deal is that BMW didn’t elevate MSRP over final yr’s mannequin, which can stay priced at $14,995.

The 2023 R 1250 R will come geared up with Dynamic Traction Management, together with a brand new ECO driving mode to assist maximize gasoline effectivity. It would additionally characteristic the newest version of BMW Integral ABS Professional, an enchancment to supply higher braking perform by means of corners; it’s calibrated to optimally perform with every of the included experience modes. Working alongside the now customary Dynamic Brake Management system, which reduces drive torque throughout braking, riders can look ahead to a good safer machine off the showroom ground.

There are new LED flip indicators on the R 1250 R, plus the choice to improve to a full LED headlamp with adaptive turning performance. The bike additionally encompasses a new non-obligatory rear seat cowl.

An Ice Gray paint scheme is customary for the mannequin yr, becoming a member of the non-obligatory Triple Black and Racing Blue Metallic colorway choices.

The 1,254cc liquid-cooled boxer twin is unchanged, as are the bike’s different fundamentals; the BMW Paralever suspension setup, ShiftCam system, and braking equipment all stay the identical as used on final yr’s mannequin.

As all the time, there are quite a few improve choices, with a premium package deal together with keyless experience, heated grips, tire stress monitoring, cruise management, and extra design upgrades. Particular person upgrades, similar to Gear Shift Help Professional, adaptive turning headlight, sport windshield, heated seat, and extra can be added. Remember to test together with your native BMW vendor to see all of the choices accessible.

The 2023 BMW R 1250 R can be in dealerships beginning Spring 2023.

2023 BMW R 1250 R Technical Specs and Value

Value: $14,995
Engine: 1,254cc, DOHC, liquid-cooled Boxer-twin; 8 valves
Bore x Stroke: 102.5 x 76.0mm
Compression Ratio: 12.5:1
Gasoline Supply: EFI; ride-by-wire
Clutch: Moist, multiplate
Transmission/Closing Drive: 6-speed/shaft
Body: Two-section body, fundamental body with bolt-on rear part; load-bearing engine
Entrance Suspension: 45mm USD fork, 5.5 in. journey
Rear Suspension: BMW Paralever, WAD strut (travel-related damping), spring preload and rebound adjustable; 5.5 in. journey
Entrance Brake: 4-piston Brembo calipers, twin 320mm discs, BMW Integral ABS Professional
Rear Brake: 2-piston caliper, 276mm disc, BMW Integral ABS Professional
Wheels, Entrance/Rear: Forged aluminum; 17 x 3.5 in / 17 x 5.5 in.
Tires, Entrance/Rear: 120/70-17 / 180/55-17
Rake/Path: 27.7°/4.9 in.
Wheelbase: 59.6 in.
Seat Peak: 32.3 in.
Gasoline Capability: 4.8 gal.
Claimed Curb Weight: 527 lb.
Accessible: Spring 2023
Contact: bmwmotorcycles.com

New LED indicator lights on the 2023 BMW R 1250 R.

New LED indicator lights on the 2023 BMW R 1250 R. (BMW/)

The TFT display remains unchanged, but will now provide helpful info on the Eco ride mode in standard trim.

The TFT show stays unchanged, however will now present useful information on the Eco experience mode in customary trim. (BMW/)

Brembo four-piston calipers grip 320mm discs at the front.

Brembo four-piston calipers grip 320mm discs on the entrance. (BMW/)

The 2023 BMW R 1250 R will be priced at $14,995.

The 2023 BMW R 1250 R can be priced at $14,995. (BMW/)

2023 BMW R 1250 R in Racing Blue Metallic.

2023 BMW R 1250 R in Racing Blue Metallic. (BMW/)

The R 1250 R gets more to love for 2023.

The R 1250 R will get extra to like for 2023. (BMW/)

Spoked wheels are an optional upgrade.

Spoked wheels are an non-obligatory improve. (BMW/)

The Passenger Kit is available in all model variants for riders who want to keep space open for a second.

The Passenger Equipment is accessible in all mannequin variants for riders who wish to hold house open for a second. (BMW/)

2023 BMW R 1250 R in Triple Black.

2023 BMW R 1250 R in Triple Black. (BMW/)


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