steve R1200 GS Adventure001_041.jpg

BMW R1200 GS

When it comes to versatility, it doesn't get much better than the BMW R1200GS. It takes the roles of a full-sized, two-up touring machine, a weekend leisure bike and an off-road two-wheeler. Whether it's bombing down fire roads or ripping around the twisties, one thing's for sure, the R 1200 GS devours any road you throw at it.


BMW R1200 GS
Two cylinder boxer, four-stroke
1170.0 ccm (71.39 cubic inches)
125.0 HP (91.2 kW)) @ 7750 RPM
Bore x Stroke
101.0 x 73.0 mm (4.0 x 2.9 inches)
Fuel System
Injection. Electronic intake pipe injection
Lubrication System
Dry sump
Cooling System
6 speed manual
Transmission Final Drive
Shaft drive (cardan)
Oil lubricated clutch, hydraulically operated
Front Suspension
BMW Motorrad Telelever
Front Wheel Travel
190 mm (7.5 inches)
Rear Suspension
Single-sided swing arm with BMW Motorrad Paralever
Rear Wheel Travel
200 mm (7.9 inches)
Front Tyre
Rear Tyre
Front Brakes
Double disc 305mm. ABS. Floating discs. Four-piston calipers.
Rear Brakes
Single disc. ABS. Floating disc 276mm. Two-piston calipers.
Dry Weight
244.0 kg (537.9 pounds) Wet
Seat Height
850 mm (33.5 inches)
Ground Clearance
1507 mm (59.3 inches)
Fuel Capacity
20 L (5.28 gallons) Reserve 4 litres


Rental Rates



Group B Motorcycle Rates

Peak Season (Nov-Mar)
Off Peak Season (Apr-Oct)
1 day hire (Weekend day)
$386.00 per day
$345.00 per day
1 day hire (Weekday)
$366.00 per day
$325.00 per day
2 days hire
$339.00 per day
$300.00 per day
3-6 days hire
$317.00 per day
$279.00 per day
7-14 days hire
$296.00 per day
$255.00 per day
15-29 days hire
$275.00 per day
$235.00 per day
30+ days hire
$264.00 per day
$225.00 per day
Insurance Bond
$3750.00 per hire
$3750.00 per hire

Insurance Bond:  $3750.00 per hire  (See Hire Terms and Conditions for details)


All prices are in New Zealand Dollars and include GST.


All motorcycle hires include

  • Full comprehensive motorcycle insurance

  • 24 hour AA Roadside Assistance

  • 350km per day distance allowance for 1-4 day hires (see terms and conditions).

  • Unlimited km's distance allowance for 5 or more days hire


Additional motorcycle accessories available for hire

Per Day
5+ Days
$20.00 per day
$120.00 per hire
Panniers *
Included *
Included *
Top Box
$10.00 per day
$40.00 per hire
Tank Bag
$10.00 per day
$40.00 per hire
$10.00 per day
$40.00 per hire
Armoured Jacket
$10.00 per day
$40.00 per hire
Armoured Pants
$10.00 per day
$40.00 per hire
$3.00 per day
$20.00 per hire
Rain Suit
$5.00 per day
$20.00 per hire
Full Riding Set **
$35.00 per day
$100.00 per hire

All prices are in New Zealand Dollars and include GST.


*  Hard case side Paniers are included with motorcycle hires for Group A - Group E motorcycles.

** Full Riding Set includes - Helmet, gloves, armoured jacket and pants, rain suit, NO BOOTS.

Motorcycle Riding Gear Hire

  • When hiring gear, please email us with your sizes.

  • All our hire gear is near new, and in good condition.

  • For ultimate comfort we recommend to bring your own gear.