Braking on the BMW R 1200 GS is taken care of with the help of 305mm dual disc brakes up front along with a single 265mm disc brake at the rear. An ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System) is offered as standard on the bike to offer added safety and convenience. Other safety features include traction control, hill start control, auxiliary lights and more.
The BMW R 1200 GS returns a fuel efficiency of close to 16 kmpl and has been fitted with a 20-litre fuel tank. This offers the motorcycle a decent range of close to 320 km which is quite decent for long distance touring.