BMW R1200GS Rambler
Bike UK|April 2017

Accessory giants Touratech show how far the big GS can really go...

Jonathan Bentman

RAMBLER’ DOESN’T DESCRIBE the potency of this stripped-for-action R1200GS concept bike by Touratech. Maybe they should have gone with ‘Rambo’ instead, as surely this is one of the craziest oversize dirt bikes since BMW’s own full-on R900RR Dakar racer.

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