Cycle Smart NJ
2465 South Broad Street, Trenton, NJ 08610
R 1250 RT SE

R 1250 RT SE



The new BMW R 1250 RT gives you freedom, and more of it than ever before. The variable camshaft control system BMW ShiftCam ensures superior running smoothness and comfort. For swift cornering and immense torque on the straights. The new Twin-cylinder Boxer engine and its 100 kW (136 HP) 1250 ccm engine let you effortlessly experience the countryside. And your RT is unique thanks to new individualisation options: it's your tour, it's your bike. 

As RT Model Plus:

• Dynamic ESA

• Preparation for GPS Device

• Heated Seat

• Cruise Control

• Additional Power Socket 


Frame Two-section frame, front- and bolted on rear frame, load-bearing engine
Front suspension / spring elements BMW Motorrad Telelever; stanchion diameter 37 mm, central spring strut
Suspension travel, front / rear 120 mm / 136 mm
Rear wheel location / suspension Cast aluminium single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever; WAD strut (travel-related damping), spring pre-load hydraulically adjustable (continuously variable) at handwheel, rebound damping adjustable at handwheel
Wheelbase 0.1in
Castor 116
Steering head angle 64,1°
Wheels Cast aluminium wheels
Rim, front 3,50'' x 17''
Rim, rear 5,50'' x 17''
Tyre, front 120/70 ZR 17
Tyre, rear 180/55 ZR 17
Brake, front Dual disc brake, floating brake discs, diameter 320 mm, 4-piston radial calipers
Brake, rear Single disc brake, diameter 276 mm, double-piston floating caliper
ABS BMW Motorrad Integral ABS (part-integral)
Inner leg curve 1,810 / 1,850 mm (OE low seat: 1,740 / 1,780 mm; OE high seat: 1,875 / 1,915)
Usable tank volume Approx. 25l
Reserve Approx. 4l
Unladen weight, road ready, fully fuelled 279
Max. permitted weight 1,113lbs
Payload (with standard equipment) 498lbs
Length (including mud guard) 2.222 mm
Seat height 05 / 825 mm (OE low seat: 760 / 780 mm; OE high seat: 830 / 850 mm)
Height (including windshield) Min. 1,405 mm; max. 1,570 mm (Style Sport: min. 1,360 mm; max. 1,480 mm)
Width (including mirrors) 985 mm
Width (including suitcase) 990 mm
Battery 12 V / 12 Ah, maintenance-free
Alternator Three-phase alternator 508 W (nominal power)
Type Air/liquid-cooled four stroke flat twin engine, double overhead camshaft, one balance shaft and variable engine timing system BMW ShiftCam.
Bore / stroke 102,5 mm x 76 mm
Capacity 1.254 ccm
Rated output 100 kW at 7,750 rpm
Max. torque 143 Nm at 6,250 rpm
Compression ratio 12,5 : 1
Mixture control Electronic intake pipe injection
Emission control Closed-loop 3-way catalytic converter, emission standard EU-4
Maximum speed Over 200 km/h
Fuel consumption per 100 km based on WMTC 4.75 l/100km
CO2 emission based on WMTC 110 g/km
Fuel type Unleaded super, octane number 95 (RON), adapive fuel quality regulation (91 to 98 RON)
Clutch Oil lubricated clutch, hydraulically operated
Gearbox Constant mesh 6-speed gearbox with helical gear teeth
Drive Shaft drive
Alpine White
Option 719 Sparkling Storm Metallic Paint
Opt. 719 Blue Planet Metallic
Mars Red Metallic / Dark Slate Metallic Matt
Carbon Black Metallic