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Mike M's R1200GS Black Beauty

ADVRider Mike M's 2006 BMW R1200GS

I bought my 2006 R1200GS at BMW of Denver here in Colorado in July of 2006. It currently has just over 15,000 miles on it and I have toured all over western Colorado, Utah and New Mexico on it. I have had a number of BMW motorcycles over the years but the 1200GS in my opinion, is the best all around machine I have owned. I also currently own a 2007 K1200GT in Dark Graphite, GS/GT: The Best of Both Worlds!
As you can see, I've had alot of fun hanging accessories on the 1200GS too!

BMW R1200GS custom black paint
...before the rocker covers were painted

Factory Equipment:

      • Cast Aluminum Wheels
      • Heated Hand Grips
      • Black Stock Seats
      • Chrome Exhaust Canister

There's been quite a few changes from stock as you'll see from the list below! Kind of absurd the number of accessories and updates that I have put into this machine but it has been a real fun process! :-)

2006 BMW R1200GS with a few modifications and accessories!

I'm not done yet...now I am changing out my PIAA 510 driving lights for a smaller Martin Fabrication light and adding some really trick looking Pazzo clutch and brake levers. I'll see if I can organize the list and photos of all the gear I've added

Accessories:

      • Black Custom Painted Body Panels
      • BMW Navigator II GPS, Cradle
      • BMW Accessory Power Socket- Direct Connect
      • BMW Vario Side Cases
      • BMW Vario L&R Bag Liners
      • BMW HP2/R1200GS Adventure Driver Pegs
      • Remove BMW Rear Mudguard
      • Corbin Seats, Carbon Fiber Leather Seating Area, Front Heated
      • Corbin Oval Backrest
      • Hepco & Becker Engine Crash Bars-Black
      • Hex-Head Elf Pegs
      • Touratech Brake Lever Extension
      • Touratech Swingarm Pivot Cover-Black
      • Touratech TPS CAN Bus Helper System
      • Touratech Oil Cooler Guard- Black
      • Touratech Heel Guard
      • Touratech Side Covers Bolt Kit

BMW R1200GS - a few cockpit accessories

      • RAM Bar Base w/ Short & Long Arm & Camera Platform
      • Front Fender Extender
      • Wunderlich Gap Bag
      • Wunderlich Adjustable Screen Mount
      • Clear Tail Light Lens with LED Light
      • Clear Turn Signal Lenses with LED Lights, Rear Brake LED Lights
      • Reflector Bracket Elimination Kit
      • Marsee Rack Bag, 22 Liter
      • Valentine1 Hard-Wired
      • Frame Mounted Helmet Lock
      • Remus Carbon Fiber Genesis Exhaust Canister
      • Remus Header Pipe with Jet-Hot Silver Ceramic Coating
      • Martin Fabrication (Black) Driving Lights
      • GMT Lightbar
      • Kaoko Throttle Lock
      • Stebel Nautilus Compact Air Horn Kit
      • Ilmberger Carbon Fiber Front Fender
      • Ilmberger Carbon Fiber Hugger
      • Ilmberger Carbon Fiber Side Panels
      • Ilmberger Carbon Fiber Alternator Cover
      • Ohlins Front and Rear Shocks (Spring:One-up from Stock for 205 lbs.)
      • ZTechnik Right Mirror Mount
      • Alloy Wheels/Valve Covers Powdercoated Black
      • Billet Aluminum Black Anodized Gas Cap
      • Jollify Carbon Fiber “GS” Side Panel Logo’s
      • Pazzo Clutch & Brake Levers-Black w/Red Adjuster (Short)

Mike's beautiful black R1200GS


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