In India, the BMW Motorrad has launched the F 750 GS and the F 850 GS. The price for the F 750 GS start at Rs 11.95 lakh, while the F 850 GS Standard retails for Rs 12.95 lakh (all prices are ex-showroom). Both the model will follow CBU (Completely Built Unit) imports and bookings have commenced across all BMW Motorrad dealerships in India.
The R 1200 GS is the role model for styling for these two models. These adventure tourers are equipped with a redesigned semi-digital instrument cluster. In addition, customers can select the optional 6.5 inch full-colour TFT display which comes with Bluetooth connectivity.
The thing to be highlighted in new 750 GS and F 850 GS is the inclusion of the 853cc engine, which replaces the older 798cc motor. The machine has twin-cylinder engine which delivers 77hp and 83Nm of torque in the F 750, while the F 850’s powerplant produces 85hp and 92Nm of torque.
Rain and Road are the two riding modes offered by these models. Customers can select optional riding modes – ‘Dynamic’ and ‘Enduro’.
In addition, a new monocoque frame and revised suspension geometry with the engine are the features of these models.In India, the F 750 GS and the F 850 GS are offered in three variants – Standard, Pro and Pro Low Suspension.