The new BMW F800GS Adventure 2013-05-02 - Little brother of BMW R1200GS Adventure
With the BMW F700GS and F800GS, BMW Motorrad is one of the most famous and important suppliers in terms of Enduro models in the middle class. The latest project is the F800GS Adventure. As basis served the F800GS, which is known as dynamic and off-road oriented. The F800GS Adventure scores points with an optimal blend of agility, tour-suitability and off-road competence.
The F800GS Adventure is infused by strong character, liquid-cooled four valves two-cylinder of the F800GS with 798cm3 cubic capacity, electronic fuel injection, regulated catalytic and six-speed gear box. It still supplies 63kW (85PS) at 7500 min-1, produces a maximum torque of 83 Nm at 5750 min-1 and inspires you with spontaneous responding, powerful draught and low fuel consumption.
The technology and equipment is construed for world travel capability. In design, the F800 GS and F800 GS Adventure are similar, by the robust and torsion-resistant grid tubular frame of steel. But the Adventure needs a strengthened rear frame because of the major tank volume (24 litre; +8 litre to the F800GS). The F800GS is considered as the safest middle class-enduro in the market. Because of the following aspects and many more: As the previous models, the Adventure posses the standard ABS, with the automatic stability control ASC, plus the Electronic Suspension Adjustment ESA. There are more additional accessories for safety and driving dynamics which can be ordered.
For the F800GS Adventure you can choose the new extra equipment Enduro-Mode. Hereby the driver can raise the slack level from ABS and ASC for the offroad-use, optimised accelerating and braking on dust and dirt undergrounds by touching a button. What makes the driving experience even more dynamic.
Further improvements are clearly visible in the area world travelling. Starting from the comfortable seat, over a larger windshield for better wind and weather protection, hand protectors, bigger Enduro-Footrest, an adjustable and reinforced foot brake lever, an engine guard and the tank protection which are at the same time case holders.
The BMW F 800 GS Adventure "Launch Edition" will be released as a limited edition of 1,000 motorcycles. The Adventure "Launch Edition" is painted in Sandrover uni matt. In terms of equipment packages, there are three variants. The first variant is the comfort package, which has on-board computer, heated grips and center stand. The second variant is the Enduro package, it includes the "Launch Edition" also features ASC and enduro mode and the third variant includes a lockable aluminium case set, Top case holder and the BMW Motorrad Navigator Adventure inclusive bracket and cable. Back to news