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Old 01-08-2018, 06:25 PM   #1
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2012 BMW R1200GS - $11,500

For sale in Portland, Texas: 2012 BMW R1200GS with 17,275 miles.

This GS has the Triple Black Package and the Premium package. Ordering information from 2012 can be found Here.

In additions to the options from motorrad, this GS has:
Sargent seats front and rear
Hepco and Becker bars
Auxillary LED lights
Key matched Vario Cases
Rox Risers
Kaoko Throttle Lock

I can be reached here through private message or email pdefrancesco81 at gmail.

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Old 01-08-2018, 07:28 PM   #2
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That is a good looking bike!

I had no idea you bought a GS!? When did that happen? Did Tracy like riding on it with you?
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Old 01-08-2018, 08:52 PM   #3
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I had a Victory Cross Country that I had put up for sale here(I think) and on ADV rider at the end of 2016. A guy from Murfreesboro Tennessee asked if I would be interested in a swap for his GS as he had just bought an Africa Twin. I had just bought a Buell Ulysses XT from a member here and decided that I would swap for the BMW and keep the one that I liked best.

I ended up wrecking on the Buell in May, totaling it and almost totaling myself. In August my house got hit badly by Harvey, and in September I started grad school. All that is to say that I do not have the time at the moment for a touring bike. I took one trip to the hill country in February and hog hunting in Waelder in November (the picture in the first post). I think I want to sell this GS and buy a physically smaller bike.

I am not in a hurry since I own it outright and full coverage through Progressive is just over $200 for the year. If it doesn't sell then I will look into lowering springs to fit me better. Since it has the ESA suspension the cheapest option I have found is through EPM Performance to rebuild the stock ESA shock and fit shorter Hyperpro springs. Two issues that I have are that is still a $1,000 option and I am not fully convinced that riding a lowered bike did not contribute to my accident.

Yeah Tracy likes it. She still remembers you taking her for a ride on your 1150 many years ago. She likes being able to see over me instead of around me.
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Old 01-08-2018, 09:27 PM   #4
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Nice looking bike . Didn't you also have a Tenere ?
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I did. I like the GS better than the Tenere due to the lighter weight and lower CoG.
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I forgot to add the rox risers and kaoko throttle lock. There may be other things I am forgetting so I will edit the original post as needed.
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Old 06-09-2018, 03:07 PM   #7
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Re: 2012 BMW R1200GS - $9,900

Mileage is now 18,625. Price is $9,900.

New Bridgestone A41s installed.

I am interested in trades for: RnineT, R1200R, 2018 Softail.













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Old 07-09-2018, 08:52 AM   #8
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Bump for new price: $9,400.
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Old 07-11-2018, 06:38 PM   #9
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How about trading for a 990 + a little cash?
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No, thank you. I am not interested in another adventure bike. I am looking to physically downsize.
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