BMW Luxury Touring Community banner
BMW Bikes


The K1200LT is the flagship motorcycle for BMW Luxury Touring. This grand motorcycle represents the pinnacle of comfort, style, and luxury for two-up and one-up riding.
283K 45.8M
  • 283K
  • 45.8M


Announced in July 2010 and available early in 2011 BMW have announced two new motorcycles based on the "Concept 6" shown in 2009. The K1600GT and K1600GTL. The GTL version offers more relaxed ergonomics and better comfort for two-up touring. These models may set the new standard in sport touring . Sponsored By: Phoneshield
13.6K 3.7M
  • 13.6K
  • 3.7M

K1200/1300GT (The Next Generation)

Introduced at the Milan show in 2005 and arriving in dealer showrooms in the spring of 2006. The next generation K1200GT might be considered the best combination of sport and luxury touring.
13.4K 2.5M
  • 13.4K
  • 2.5M

GS Series

Some people take the road less traveled. Then there are those that don't even need the road. The BMW GS is the standard for Adventure Touring. The BMW GS provides everything you need for that five-star on or off-road adventure. Whether you ride the latest and greatest 1200, the 1100/1150 predecessor or even an airhead, this is the spot for you.
5.8K 1.8M
  • 5.8K
  • 1.8M

Other K-Bikes Discussion

The 'Flying Brick' platform has a proud history going back to 1984. From the K100 and K75 to the ground breaking K1, the K engine has provided a stable platform for serious sport and luxury touring.
1.7K 787K
  • 1.7K
  • 787K

RT Series

The BMW RT combines the best of both BMW Sport and Luxury Touring. It offers comfort, style, and luxury much as the K1200LT, but in a lighter and snappier platform. Whether you ride the light and powerful 1200, its 1100/1150 predecessor or even an airhead, here is your place.
145K 25.5M
  • 145K
  • 25.5M

Other R-Bike Discussion

Since 1923 the 'boxer' engine has powered the majority of BMW motorcycles. Whether it's an airhead, oilhead, or the new hexhead, this is the place to talk about it.
2.3K 992K
  • 2.3K
  • 992K
All Bikes

Bike Talk

A place for general motorcycle discussion. If it's about bikes, but doesn't fit in one of the model or series specific forums below, this is the place.
43.3K 5.4M
  • 43.3K
  • 5.4M

Accessories, Gadgets, and Gear

A place to discuss a wide variety of gadgets, farkles, and apparel we love to use with our motorcycles. Includes discussions of GPS Units, Satellite Radio, Intercom Systems, Radar Detectors, Apparel, Tires, and any other item BMW Luxury Touring riders use.
57.9K 14.3M
  • 57.9K
  • 14.3M

Rides, Rallies and Get-togethers

Rally? Gathering? Round-up? Here's the spot to post event, the getting to, the getting back, or related news while there.
5.8K 869K
  • 5.8K
  • 869K

Curve Cowboy Reunion

The latest information for the Annual Curve Cowboy Reunion - The Ultimate Luxury Touring Event of the year. For more information, please visit the CCR Website at -
12.3K 2.1M
  • 12.3K
  • 2.1M


Whether you are packing a tent or pulling a trailer, this is the place to discuss the places, tools, tricks and equipment to make your next outdoor adventure more rewarding.
656 142K
  • 656
  • 142K

Ride Tales

On a trip? Just back from a great adventure? Share your stories, pictures, and GPS routes from the road with other members of the community.
6.1K 1.2M
  • 6.1K
  • 1.2M


Here is a place for discussion of the equipment you carry, techniques you use and the results you get when capturing the images, both still and motion, as you travel by motorcycle. Talk about tthat great camera or post that great image you captured while traveling by motorcycle.
1.7K 388K
  • 1.7K
  • 388K

In Memoriam

We want to remember our friends who are no longer riding with us, but have gone to ride on better roads, in better weather.
1.3K 384K
  • 1.3K
  • 384K

Dealer Experiences

Love your dealer! Had a bad dealer experience? Here is the place to share your good or bad experiences you have had with your BMW dealers. This is a moderated forum
1.9K 711K
  • 1.9K
  • 711K

Surveys and Polls

A place for surveys and polls conducted for the community
2.7K 504K
  • 2.7K
  • 504K Ride of the Month

23 10.6K
  • 23
  • 10.6K

New Member Introductions

Post up and say hi to the community
1.5K 146K
  • 1.5K
  • 146K
Technical Files Section

Technical Files

A place to share and access technical files (e.g. PDFs, .doc and images). Please post any questions or help requests in the respective bike forums above (e. g. K1200LT, GS) and not here.
158 7.2K
  • 158
  • 7.2K
  • 368
  • 930K


702 1.1M
  • 702
  • 1.1M


117 168K
  • 117
  • 168K


72 58.1K
  • 72
  • 58.1K


What are you looking for?
199 87.3K
  • 199
  • 87.3K

Expired Ads

Expired ads are automatically moved here.
5.3K 31M
  • 5.3K
  • 31M

Vendor Deals

29 10.4K
  • 29
  • 10.4K

Supporting Vendors

Products and services, available for purchase from vendors that support the BMW Luxury Touring Community.
19 32K
  • 19
  • 32K
Community Help Section


Announcements and News for the BMW Luxury Touring Community
108 201K
  • 108
  • 201K

Community Help

4.4K 803K
  • 4.4K
  • 803K

Test Forum

A place to test various vBulletin features, such as inline images, message formating, or anything else you might like to test.
847 14.7K
  • 847
  • 14.7K


A place for the lighter side of Luxury Touring.
18.8K 4.5M
  • 18.8K
  • 4.5M

Chit Chat

This is a forum for general, off topic discussions that do not fit in the other forums
71K 8.4M
  • 71K
  • 8.4M
Regional Discussions


National news, rides, talk for riders across the United States, including our neighbors to the north and south. For regional news, rides and talk, check out the regional sub-forums
83.7K 9.6M
  • 83.7K
  • 9.6M


Local news, rides, talk for riders in Canada.
3.2K 628K
  • 3.2K
  • 628K


Local news, rides, talk for riders in Continental Europe, United Kingdom, and Ireland (any language).
4K 818K
  • 4K
  • 818K

Australia, New Zealand, and AsiaPac

Local news, rides, talk for riders downunder in Australia, New Zealand, and the Asia/Pacific region.
4.5K 797K
  • 4.5K
  • 797K