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  1. 2008 R12G: new and"improved" skid plate

    Hey, has anyone replaced their stock skid plate with the one from a certain german aftermarket specialty company (begins with Tour), and found that there is now a blast furnace of heat blowing at...
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    R12GS 2008 tools?

    I am looking for a good set of torx bits and sockets for the novice that I am. Any suggestions as to what I need? Thanks. Reason is, I was trying to put on a new set of Pivotpegz and what do you...
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    The new RR: WOW

    So I just saw the new RR pics and description. What can I say, I want one. Now I have no business riding one, although I did spend two days on one at the California Superbike school. I just think...
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    Superbike superschool!

    The track school was great! The California Superbike School is one sharp outfit, and is doing BMW a big favor using the RR. This is a great bike and took care of this green rider more than once out...
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    California Superbike school offers one and two...

    California Superbike school offers one and two day events, and everyone starts out in Level I. You can use your own bike and/or gear, but for the 2-day "camp" bike and gear rental is included, as...
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    Superbike school

    I've just returned from a dream vacation: the California Superbike School at Streets of Willow Springs. This was one of the best experiences riding that can be had, especially as it's on the RR....
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    3 weeks to go

    I have been counting down the weeks since I signed up for CSS back in March. I've read TOTW and TOTWII each several times, watched the DVD a bunch, tried to study the track videos I can find on You...
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    Superbike School and the Hothead

    One month to go before I undertake my first track experience at Keith Code's California Superbike school. I'll be at Streets of willow Springs. This will also be my first experience on a liter bike....
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    Sorry, the above was in response to dbrick. ...

    Sorry, the above was in response to dbrick.
    Right about tnot having ABS, but I didn't realize that ABS initiated the braking process. I thought they actuated under near lock conditions. As to the...
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    That's her.

    That's her.
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    In response to Fastdogs2, the bike is not at a...

    In response to Fastdogs2, the bike is not at a dealership, but is being consigned at Jetts Cycle Shop in North Little Rock. Funny story about it, though. The bike is on its third owner: the first...
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    I'm definitely not in my 20s (55) but I'm trying...

    I'm definitely not in my 20s (55) but I'm trying to shape up to be ready for the gruelling 2 day romp on the S1000. My knees are good but I'm questioning my stamina. Anyway I hear the course is...
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    That 1150 engine might explain the difference....

    That 1150 engine might explain the difference. As to the brakes, no ABS on this one. Only option I could tell was the heated grips. I can say f'sure that the GS stays, but I am still considering a...
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    Disappointed and surpised by 2007 R1200R

    Beautiful black 2007 R1200R sitting in showroom at cycle shop for sale, 6K miles, clean. Can't wait to ride it and see if it's as much fun as I think it should be and compare it to my 12GS. On board,...
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    Thanks to all who responded. I haven't checked it...

    Thanks to all who responded. I haven't checked it yet but will soon. I feel better about it though because I watched the mechanic put the oil in and know that there was just under 4 qts used. So as...
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    Too much oil? 2008 R1200GS

    Had oil change (not BMW service), put in just under 4 qts, rode hard the next day, checked the window and it is completely covered. Have not seen any performance issues but decreased mileage. Any...
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    Thanks for that great reply. Of course you know...

    Thanks for that great reply. Of course you know you have just made it seem even more inevitable that this bike will be in my garage this year. As far as the ergos, I stay flexible by doing yoga...
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    Just curious, as a new rider ( 2 years) and...

    Just curious, as a new rider ( 2 years) and having a blast riding my 120GS, what are the chances that I would be able to really appreciate what the RR can deliver. I might add that later this year I...
  19. I took the course last summer in Springfield MO...

    I took the course last summer in Springfield MO on my 2008 GS complete with Jesse bags. The class is advertised as guaranteeing measurable improvement, but i'm not sure about that. Class room...
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    Thanks for the replies. I have signed up for a 2...

    Thanks for the replies. I have signed up for a 2 day camp at Willow Springs in September. i am going to use the time for getting in better shape and studying the Twist of the Wrist books and videos....
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    track school

    As a relatively new rider, 2 years, 20000 miles, now on 1200GS for the last year, I have taken MSF BRC and ERC as well as Lee Parks total Control course, I still feel woefully inadequate in the...
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    Great pics here

    http://www.zercustoms.com/photos/BMW-K1600-GTL.html
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    Poll: I am also interested in this course, but am...

    I am also interested in this course, but am wondering about taking my own bike or renting. What are your plans? (Since you are also far away.)
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    Well, it's official. After an overnight, two-up...

    Well, it's official. After an overnight, two-up tour through the Ozarks (read up/down/around), resetting the MPG after each fillup, fixed the problem. I am back to getting 39-44 mpg, and I did the...
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    Well I just got back from a short day trip,...

    Well I just got back from a short day trip, putting around 160 miles on her. So, as recommended in one of the previous replies, when I filled up afterwards, I calculated the mpg and was surprised...
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