The bridge frame of the new F models is made of deep-drawn, welded components and integrates the engine as a co-supporting element.
BMW claims this improves torsional rigidity and “robustness”.
The fuel tank is back in the traditional position for improved centre of gravity.
The F 850 GS adds a Rallye style variant with emphasis on off-road capabilities.
There is also a range of optional equipment including different seat heights, windshields, full LED headlight, Connectivity equipment with TFT display, Keyless Ride, Gear shift assistant Pro, Dynamic ESA and eCall.