R 1200 GS vs 1290 Super Adventure R

Compare for BMW R 1200 GS vs KTM 1290 Super Adventure R

The detailed motorcycle comparison of BMW R 1200 GS and KTM 1290 Super Adventure R, based on price, specifications & other features is shown below. The BMW R 1200 GS priced at RM 111,500 while the KTM 1290 Super Adventure R motorcycle has a price tag of RM 111,321 . Comparing the technical specifications, KTM 1290 Super Adventure R engine displacement is 1301 cc while the BMW R 1200 GS houses a 1170 cc engine.

Overview BMW R 1200 GS KTM 1290 Super Adventure R
Off Road Price*
(Kuala Lumpur)
RM 111,500 RM 111,321
Available Color(s)
R 1200 GS Colors
1290 Super Adventure R Colors
Fuel Type
All Petrol Motorcycles
All Petrol Motorcycles
Vehicle Type
Adventure Touring
All Adventure Touring Motorcycles
Adventure Touring
All Adventure Touring Motorcycles
Technical Specifications
Engine & Performance
Fuel Tank Size 20.0 L 23.0 L
Clutch Type oil lubricated Wet, Multi-Plate
Exhaust Pipes 2 In 1 Exhaust Single Exhaust
Drive Type Shaft Drive Chain Drive
Cooling System Air/Liquid-Cooled Liquid Cooled
Engine Type Air/Liquid-Cooled, 4-Stroke, Flat Twin Engine, DOHC Two Cylinders V-Twin, 4-Stroke, Liquid Cooled Engine
Displacement 1170 1301
No. Of Strokes 4-Stroke 4-Stroke
Bore X Stroke 101 mm x 73 mm 108 mm x 71 mm
Compression Ratio 12.5:1 13.1:1
No. Of Cylinder 2 2
Valves Per Cylinder 4 4
Valve Configuration DOHC DOHC
Lubrication System Oil Lubricated Forced Oil
Maximum Power 125 158.2
Maximum Torque 125 Nm 140 Nm
Seating Capacity 2 2
Wheel Base 1507 mm 1580 mm
Seat Height 850 mm 890 mm
Category Adventure Touring Adventure Touring
Fuel & Ignition
Start Option Electric Electric
Fuel Type Petrol Petrol
Gear & Transmission
Gear Box 6-Speed 6-Speed
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Battery Voltage 12 V 12 V
Chassis & Suspension
Front Suspension BMW Motorrad Telelever WP USD
Rear Suspension Swing Arm WP Monoshock
Suspension Travel(Front) 190 mm 220 mm
Suspension Travel(Rear) 200 mm 220 mm
Wheels & Tyres
Front Tyre 120/70 R19 90/90 ZR21
Rear Tyre 170/60 R17 150/70 ZR18
Front Wheel Size R19 R21
Rear Wheel Size R17 R18
Tyre Type Radial Runflat, Tubeless
Safety & Security
Safety & Security
Back Rest
Traction Control
Launch Control
Riding Modes Sport, Touring, Rain, Road Comfort, Rain, Street, Sport, Offroad
Leg Guards
Engine Check Warning
Pass Switch
Central Locking
Wheel Lock Front/back
Shutter Lock
Side Reflectors
Side Stand Indicator
Speedometer Analog Digital
Odometer Digital Digital
Display Screen
Fuel Gauge Digital Digital
Oil Change Indicator
Front Brake Dual Disc Dual Disc
Rear Brake Disc Disc
Indicator Light
Head Lamp LED LED
Adjustable Headlights
Tail Lamp LED LED
Differentiating Features
Cruise Control
Height Adjustable Seats
Chassis & Suspension
Seat Type Dual Stepped Dual Stepped
Body Frame Type Two Section Chrome Molybdenum
Body Frame Material Steel Steel
Side Wings

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