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2013 BMW R1200 GS - the birth of an Icon - video series

The birth of an icon: the entire film on the development of the new BMW R 1200 GS is now online! BMW Motorrad provides an exclusive insight into the development and production of the new GS. Experience for yourself just how much passion and motivation has gone into the new travel enduro and who the people are who have pooled their expertise and intuition to create the new R 1200 GS




A large BMW Motorrad team of engineers and designers were faced with a major challenge: how do you build a travel enduro that it is faithful to its roots yet still reflects the very latest in technology? The answer: with a lot of passion and attention to detail. Enjoy the second part of the feature on the new R 1200 GS.



The third part of this exclusive feature brings the generations together. One of the forefathers and founders of the GS says what he thinks of the new R 1200 GS. And there is also a detailed insight into how the engine was revolutionised. One thing is certain: the new machine is the perfection of an icon, made possible only by the untiring, passionate dedication of the BMW Motorrad










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