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BMW R 1250 GS vs KTM 1290 Super Adventure S Comparison

BMW R 1250 GS vs KTM 1290 Super Adventure S

Find below the detailed motorcycle comparison of BMW R 1250 GS and KTM 1290 Super Adventure S, based on price, specifications, & other features. We have the BMW R 1250 GS priced at ₱1.575 - 1.675 Million, while KTM 1290 Super Adventure S is priced at ₱1.39 Million . If we compare the technical specifications, BMW R 1250 GS houses 1254 engine whereas KTM 1290 Super Adventure S engine displacement stands at 1301.

Overview BMW R 1250 GS KTM 1290 Super Adventure S
Brand
SRP*
(Manila)
₱1.575 Million ₱1.39 Million
Variant
User Rating
Available Color(s)
BMW R 1250 GS Colors
1290 Super Adventure S Colors
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline Motorcycles in Philippines
Gasoline
Gasoline Motorcycles in Philippines
Vehicle Type
Adventure Touring
Adventure Touring Motorcycles in Philippines
Adventure Touring
Adventure Touring Motorcycles in Philippines

User Review Comparison

BMW R 1250 GS
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    Geoffrey Apr 04, 2022 for BMW R 1250 GS

    The BMW R1250 GS is an iconic bike. It’s styled like a naked sports-tourer. It comes with one of the most powerful engines in its class. The 1.2-litre engine outputs Read More

  • R
    Ronnel Feb 07, 2022 for BMW R 1250 GS

    The BMW R 1250 GS is a motorcycle that needs no introduction in the adventure tourer section. The bike has long been a great offering for users all over the Read More

  • r
    Remoir Nov 15, 2021 for BMW R 1250 GS

    With an engine that many mid-level hatchbacks have, the BMW R1250 GS is an all out performance machine. The bike is actually a spacious touring vehicle. The seat is comfortable. Read More

  • I
    Izuddin Aug 05, 2021 for BMW R 1250 GS

    I cannot deny the fact that the BMW R 1250 GS is one of the most successful motorcycles in the Philippine market today. It has many features that many competitors Read More

  • M
    Mikel May 20, 2021 for BMW R 1250 GS

    I bought the BMW R 1250 GS recently and after riding it for almost a year, I can say that it is the perfect adventure tourer in the segment and Read More

KTM 1290 Super Adventure S
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    Arnulfo Jul 25, 2022 for KTM 1290 Super Adventure S

    With the drop of this model, the bar of expectations from the series of the moto on this lineup was raised several notches high. The graphics and framework of the Read More

  • B
    Buwan Jun 02, 2022 for KTM 1290 Super Adventure S

    While on a tour a couple of years back, I hired the same model from KTM. I have been very satisfied with the model since then. Thus, when I decided Read More

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    Gabriel Mar 24, 2022 for KTM 1290 Super Adventure S

    I thought that the KTM 1290 Super Adventure S would have more of a retro-classic styling, instead of a crossover. But the bike’s look surely impressed me. No I don’t Read More

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    Julez Jan 31, 2022 for KTM 1290 Super Adventure S

    KTM 1290 Super Adventure S is one of those few bikes that made me go kind of berzerk the first I got an opportunity to ride it. Almost immediately after Read More

  • J
    Japheth Nov 17, 2021 for KTM 1290 Super Adventure S

    Adventure bikes are of two types. First, there are the gentle beasts that cruise steadily and carry you with all the comfort. Then there are bikes like the KTM 1290 Read More

From The Experts

  • Pros
  • Cons
BMW R 1250 GS

Efficient handling

Powerful performance

Unique styling

Comfortable & convenient  

KTM 1290 Super Adventure S

Well-balanced road-based adventure bike

Exceptional performance 

Unmatched off-roading capabilities 

Superior comfort

BMW R 1250 GS

Comparatively tall

KTM 1290 Super Adventure S

No leg guards 

No navigator

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Technical Specifications
Engine & Performance
Fuel Tank Capacity (litres) 20 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 Flat Twin Cylinder, 4-Stroke, Air & Liquid Cooled DOHC Engine Two Cylinders V-Twin, 4-Stroke, Liquid Cooled Engine
Displacement 1254 1301
No. Of Strokes 4-Stroke 4-Stroke
Bore X Stroke 102.5 mm x 76 mm 108 mm x 71 mm
Compression Ratio 12.5:1 13.1:1
Injection Type EFI Fuel Injection
No. Of Cylinder 2 2
Valve Configuration DOHC DOHC
Maximum Power 134 158.2
Maximum Torque 143 Nm 140 Nm
Dimension
Seating Capacity 2 2
Wheel Base 1514 mm 1560 mm
Seat Height 850 mm 860 mm
Category Adventure Touring Adventure Touring
Fuel & Ignition
Start Option Electric Electric
Ignition System Electronic Twin Ignition
Fuel Supply System EFI Fuel Injection
Fuel Type Gasoline Gasoline
Chassis & Suspension
Front Suspension Telelever WP USD
Rear Suspension Swing Arm WP MoNoshock
Suspension Travel(Front) 190mm 200 mm
Suspension Travel(Rear) 200 mm 200 mm
Electrical
Battery Voltage 12 V 12 V
Gear & Transmission
Gear Box 6-Speed 6-Speed
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Wheels & Tyres
Front Tyre 120/70 R19 120/70 ZR19
Rear Tyre 170/60 R17 170/60 ZR17
Front Wheel Size R19 R19
Rear Wheel Size R17 R17
Tyre Type Radial Runflat, Tubeless
Safety & Security
Safety & Security
Back Rest
ABS
Launch Control
Riding Modes Touring Comfort, Street, Sport, Offroad
Leg Guards
Engine Check Warning
Pass Switch
Central Locking
Side Reflectors
Features
Console
Navigator
Tachometer
Speedometer Digital Digital
Odometer Digital Digital
Display Screen
Fuel Gauge Digital Digital
Tripmeter
Brake
Front Brake Dual Disc Dual Disc
Rear Brake Disc Disc
Chassis & Suspension
Seat Type Dual Stepped Dual Stepped
Body Frame Type Two Section Frame Chrome Molybdenum
Chrome Garnish
Side Wings
Differentiating Features
Height Adjustable Seats
Electrical
Indicator Light
Head Lamp LED LED
Adjustable Headlights
Tail Lamp LED LED

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