How Much Power Does The 2019 BMW R1250GS Adventure Make?

Dyno numbers and video on BMW’s biggest and most capable adventure motorcycle

BMW's largest adventure motorcycle, the R1250GS Adventure, is new for 2019 with a slew of updates and a new 1,254cc twin-cylinder engine with variable camshaft control called Shiftcam. The increase in power from the previous model has been touted by BMW as nothing short of massive, so how massive is it? We rolled the Adventure model of the R1250GS onto the Cycle World dyno to measure horsepower and torque numbers. Peak power is 116.4 hp at 7,540 rpm and 92.2 pound-feet of torque at 6,240 rpm.

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2019 BMW R1250GS dyno testRobert Martin

Available in multiple trim levels and three colors (Ice Grey, Kalamata Metallic Matte, or LightWhite/Racing Blue Metallic/Racing Red) the R1250GS Adventure has a manufacturer suggested retail price that starts at $19,945. Adding the commonly ordered Premium package brings pricing to $23,395 before taxes and registration.