BMW Motorrad F 700 GS Adventure-07

BMW Motorrad Malaysia has just unveiled two Thai-assembled bikes, the BMW F 700 GS and the F 800 R – both models are built at the BMW Motorrad’s plant in Rayong.

Both feature a 798 cc two-cylinder, liquid cooled engine with electronic fuel injection, mated with a six-speed gearbox. In addition to that, both also feature BMW Motorrad ABS as standard – part of BMW Motorrad’s “Safety 360°” principle. In the cockpit, the F 700 and F 800 R features BMW Motorrad onboard computer which displays average speed, fuel consumption and range.

Made for off-road use, the F 700 GS replaces the F 650 GS, and output numbers are 75 hp and 77 Nm of torque. The bike comes with a 790 mm low seat option as standard, and new paint schemes feature, namely Alpine White, Blackstorm and Racing Blue. Also new on the bike are LED turn indicators, fitted on the turn indicator glass.

BMW Motorrad F 800 R Roadster-06

As for the BMW F 800 R enduro model, the lightweight roadster bike comes with a higher power output, making 87 hp and 86 Nm. It also gets a lower seat height (780 mm), as well as a Black seat as standard, which is also adjustable. Aside from ABS, the F 800 R features automatic stability control (ASC) and electronic suspension adjustment (ESA).

The standard F 800 R comes in two colour options, racing blue metallic and light white. Complementing the F 800 R is the R Sport variant. Additional features for that one include a tyre pressure control (RDC) monitoring system and an LED rear light along with a black engine spoiler.

Now available in BMW Motorrad dealerships, the BMW F 700 GS is priced at RM56,900, while the F 800 R goes for RM49,900 and the R Sport variant at RM53,500, all prices on-the-road, excluding insurance. Additionally, both bikes will be featured at the BMW Motorrad on Tour Top Up Store at the MotoGP Malaysia in Sepang on October 23 and 25.

BMW F 700 GS

BMW F 800 R