2008 BMW R1200GS - Low


52186 Miles
In Stock
A&S Motorcycles
Primary Color
Matte Grey
Stock #
R1200GS - Low


Dealer Insights

This 2008 BMW R1200GS is a "low suspension" model meaning shorter riders will have an easier time reaching their boots to the ground at a stop. Loaded for touring, this bike includes a BMW/Garmin Zumo GPS, a set of BMW Vario expandable side cases, a passenger back rest, a VStream windshield, Wilbers rear shock, MudSling rear fender extender, tank bag, engine and cylinder head guards, a headlight protector, and a Remus Exhaust.
NOTE: some photos show this bike with aftermarket seats. We have replaced them with the correct seats for the "Low Suspension" model.
Here's the full list of factory options on this bike:
Safety Package, Comfort Package, Low Suspension, Heated Grips, TPM (Tire Pressure Monitor), On Board Computer, Hand Protection, Integral ABS II, ASC (Automatic Stability Control), and Saddle Bag Mounts.

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Standard Equipment
  • Closed Loop 3 Way Catalytic Converter with Oxygen Sensor
  • Shaft Drive
  • Complete Stainless Steel Exhaust System
  • BMW Motorrad Paralever (EVO)
  • BMW Motorrad Telelever (EVO)
  • Twin disc front brake
  • Single disc rear brake
  • Hydraulic Rear Spring Preload Adjuster
  • 5-Pos. Mech. Front Spring Preload Adj.
  • Electronic Immobilizer
  • Single Wire System (Can Bus)
  • Power Socket
  • Luggage Rack
  • Adjustable clutch and brake levers
  • Center Stand
  • Adjustable Handlebar
Available Equipment
  • Safety Package: Tire Pressure Monitor, Integral ABS, ASC
  • Equipment Package: Heated Grips, On Board Computer, Hand Protection, Bag Mounts
  • Equipment Package 2: Chrome Exhaust, Enduro ESA, Heated Grips, On Board Computer, Hand Protection, Bag Mounts
  • Anti Theft Alarm
  • Integral ABS II
  • Cross Spoke Wheels
  • Low Seat
  • Saddlebags
  • Topcase
  • Inner bags
  • Tank bag
  • Engine guards
  • Cylinder head protection covers
  • Low rider's seat
  • Anti-theft alarm
  • Accessory power socket
  • BMW Navigator
  • Dust cover
  • Luggage rack
  • Type: Air-cooled / oil-cooled Boxer twin-cylinder
  • Displacement: 1170 cc
  • Bore X Stroke: 101.0 mm x 73.0 mm
  • Horsepower: 105 bhp @ 7500 rpm
  • Torque: 85 lb/ft @ 5750 rpm
  • Valve Gear: High Camshaft, chain driven
  • No of cylinders: 2
  • Compression Ratio: 12.0 : 1
  • Engine Management: BMW Engine Controller - BMS K
  • Valves per Cylinder: Four
  • Valves: 2 x 36 mm intake / 2 x 31 mm exhaust
  • Fuel Tank: HDPE, internal pump and internal filter
  • Alternator W: 720 Watts @ 14 Volts
  • Battery V/AH: 12 Volts / 14 Amps/hour
  • Engine Summary: The two cylinder flat twin Boxer engine is BMW's famous, time-tested, signature design. First designed in 1923, its two horizontally mounted cylinders are like a boxer's
  • Clutch: 180 mm dry, single plate with hydraulic actuation
  • Gear Box: 6 Speed gear box
  • Primary Transmission: 1.73
  • Gear Ratios: I: 2.37; II: 1.64; III: 1.29; IV: 1.06; V: 0.93; VI: 0.84
  • Final Drive System: Enclosed driveshaft with universal joints
  • Final Drive Ratio: 2.91
Frame & Suspension
  • Frame: Tubular steel frame
  • Front wheel suspension: BMW Telelever
  • Rear wheel suspension: BMW Paralever
  • Spring Travel front/rear: 7.5 inches / 7.9 inches
  • Handlebar center point angle: 62.9 degrees
  • Brake System: BMW
  • Front Brakes: BMW 4 Piston Caliper x 2
  • Front Rotor: 12.0 inch Dual Rotors
  • Rear Brakes: BMW 2 Piston Caliper
  • Rear Rotor: 10.4 inch single Rotor
  • Actuation: Hydraulic, DOT 4 fluid type
Wheels & Tires
  • Front Wheel: 2.5 x 19 cast aluminum wheel
  • Rear Wheel: 4.0 x 17 cast aluminum wheel
  • Front Tire: 110/80-19
  • Rear Tire: 150/70-17
  • Overall Length: 87.0 inches
  • Overall Width: 36.6 inches
  • Wheelbase: 59.3 inches
  • Seat height: 33.5 / 34.3 inches
  • Max permissible weight: 968 lbs
  • Fuel Capacity: 5.3 gallons
Standard Colors
  • Titan Silver Metallic
  • Slate Gray Metallic
  • Namibia Orange
  • Tanzanite Blue



Engine Type
Boxer twin-cylinder
1170 cc
Bore and Stroke
101.0 mm x 73.0 mm
Air-cooled / oil-cooled
Compression Ratio
12.0 : 1
Fuel System
BMW Engine Controller - BMS K


Front Suspension
BMW Paralever; Spring Travel: 7.5 in.
Rear Suspension
BMW EVO Paralever; Spring Travel: 7.9 in.
Front Brakes
BMW 4 Piston Caliper x 2
Rear Brakes
BMW 2 Piston Caliper
Front Tire
110/80 x 19 tubeless
Rear Tire
150/70 x 17 tubeless


59.3 in.
Seat Height
33.5 / 34.3 in.
4.0 in.
Fuel Capacity
5.3 gal including 1 gal reserve


6 Speed gear box
Final Drive
Enclosed driveshaft with universal joints


Titan Silver Metallic, Slate Gray Metallic, Namibia Orange, Tanzanite Blue