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    Registered User oiasghar's Avatar
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    Updated: New GS? Only a few more days before the truth is revealed but...

    in the meantime found this...

    http://hellforleathermagazine.com/20...3-bmw-r1200gs/

    Let's see how close to the real thing this is.

    Looks like someone spilled the beans from BMW's jar.....

    http://www.asphaltandrubber.com/bike...intermot-leak/
    Last edited by oiasghar; 10-01-2012 at 11:30 PM.
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    100,000+ miler 32232's Avatar
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    My dealer took his riding gear to go to the Intermot BMW meeting. I'll know what it's in a few days.
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    The previous info concerning the 2013 model changes did not include the GS or the RT. I wonder if the RT will also get the new motor this year instead of waiting a year as in the past? Maybe the new GS at Intermot and RT at EICMA? I am really waiting for the lo rider!
    Last edited by cruisincruzan; 10-01-2012 at 11:18 AM.

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    I sincerely hope the GS looks better than that photo. It is absolutely ugly. Looks like something is missing inside the frame or the tank shroud.
    Doug, 2011 R1200RT Polar Metallic
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    1st year of a new model from bmw?

    don't think so.

    see the 1600 forum
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    2010 r1200r, 2009 harley crossbones, 2008 triumph/sidecar, 1970 norton commando 750

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    I've had a first month 1150RT and a first month 1200GS. 40k+ on each with zero problems. Can't believe all the terror about being a beta tester.
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