To celebrate 40 years of adventure riding, BMW Motorrad launched the R 1250 GS/ GS Adventure 40th Anniversary Edition in October or last year, with striking new features and distinct livery to commemorate this milestone. This month, the Filipino fans will finally meet the 40th Anniversary Edition in the metal.

BMW R 1250 GS 40th Anniversary Edition coming on April 24 image

BMW Motorrad Philippines, has announced that they will be officially launching the much-awaited BMW R 1250 GS/ GS Adventure 40th Anniversary Edition this coming Saturday, April 24, 2021, at 6 PM, via a virtual launch.


BMW R 1250 GS 40th Anniversary Edition coming on April 24 image

The virtual launch will be streamed live on BMW Motorrad Philippine’s official social media channels, as well as through their official Youtube channel.

BMW R 1250 GS 40th Anniversary Edition coming on April 24 image

To commemorate the 40th anniversary of the BMW GS models, the two new GS models with “40 Years GS” in black and yellow are based on a milestone in GS history: the legendary R 100 GS “Bumblebee.”

BMW R 1250 GS 40th Anniversary Edition coming on April 24 image

As the name implies, the bumblebee livery is in yellow and black. These days, modern GS's typically come in a red, white, and blue or blue and grey scheme. These could be the only chance to get a factory yellow and black GS.