The All New LIQUID COOLED R1200GS threadfest

Discussion in 'GS Boxers' started by Dorsicano, Feb 3, 2011.

  1. EJ_92606

    EJ_92606 Rider

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    has been discussed above....happened on Tuesday.
  2. Jeff4155

    Jeff4155 Adventurer

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    We in SA call the non spoke wheels ones the standard R1200GS and the ones with spokes and other few extras the Adventure model, they cost +/- R10 000 more than the standard model.
  3. Jeff4155

    Jeff4155 Adventurer

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    Some more pics of the day

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    F700GS mixed in with the big boys
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  4. EJ_92606

    EJ_92606 Rider

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    Jeff, Thanks for posting....are you there at the event?
  5. Jeff4155

    Jeff4155 Adventurer

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    I took these pics on wed 23rd while they were still setting up for the event, yes I realized my mistake, thanx for the Fix, I have no idea how to edit the post, just thought I would share with some BMW fans
  6. Jeff4155

    Jeff4155 Adventurer

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    Yes I live close by, I'm not from the press, just at the right place, right time
  7. EJ_92606

    EJ_92606 Rider

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    With what has happened, I assume they are packing up. Did you go over there today?
  8. Jeff4155

    Jeff4155 Adventurer

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    Some more iPhone pics

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    I can see they spend a few bucks on these press releases

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  9. Jeff4155

    Jeff4155 Adventurer

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    No I went to the Beach, just heard the news when I arrived back home, very sad, a few people were allready driving the bikes up and down Herolds Bay before the Press Release, so this could have happend on wed or Thursday
  10. oalvarez

    oalvarez Resident Raggamuffin

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    based on the opening paragraph i'm happy that i put a deposit down......:rofl

    back to the article.....

    edit: could this be the bike that replaces my MTS and GS?
  11. bemiiten

    bemiiten League of Adventures

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    :bluduh From ther Motorcyclist review...The engine is a little less tractor-like in slow, off-road situations, and where the quick-revving new engine benefits with increased midrange or high rpm power, it is a little bit less friendly when lugging through a tricky section of dirt.
  12. tallguy-09

    tallguy-09 Smile 4 Miles

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    Yeah, right. We were all expecting the new engine to feel like a 3-cylinder engine or an inline 4, it's a boxer.
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  13. Dracula

    Dracula Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious

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    I'll bet it doesn't it take 20W50 oil anymore.:rofl
  14. Motard_Menace

    Motard_Menace Been here awhile

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    Hopefully then maybe I can buy one of your pristine rides......:D

    Actually I am eagerly anticipating more reviews of this new GS as well. I think I am going into the market within the year for either a GS new maybe older or the Multi but I can't make up my mind yet....and life circumstances only allow one bike at a time for now.......damn being responsible can sure get in the way of having fun......:rofl
  15. Montauk

    Montauk Been here awhile

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  16. Rauven

    Rauven I like the cold...

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  17. Desert John

    Desert John Desert John

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    Same accessories as U.S.
  18. khale

    khale ride dirty

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    Use the CC button and turn on German captions, then click on translate captions and turn to English. :D
  19. Rauven

    Rauven I like the cold...

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    Haha, got more from german. Translated captions :rofl
    "the opportunity bees Madagascar km already the few thousand to use this motorcycle not loud Bioware Sun"
  20. BordenBmw

    BordenBmw TheFrenchRider

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    How about a French version, celui-là, je le comprend!

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