BMW Motorrad
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Media Information 03 September 2013

New HP Sport Silencer for the 2013 BMW R 1200 GS enhances sound and boosts midrange power.

BMW Motorcycle Accessories range features Akrapovic sport silencers for maxi-scooters, supersports bikes and tourers.

Charley Boorman has completed an epic ten-week adventure, criss-crossing the United States of America on a BMW R 1200 GS adventure-sports motorcycle while filming his exciting new series Extreme Frontiers: USA.

The new HP Sport Silencer for the new water-cooled R 1200 GS offers performance, sound and weight improvements to the UK’s best-selling adventure sports motorcycle.

Crafted from high-grade titanium, the HP Sport Silencer offers a weight saving over than the stock exhaust. The hexagonal-cross section silencer features a carbon-fibre conical end-cap and heat shield, which maintains the same overall dimensions as the standard item, allowing the optional Vario Panniers to be fitted to the R 1200 GS as normal.

Fitting the HP Sport Silencer gives a boost to both low and midrange torque and power, without the need for engine remapping or modifications. The HP Sport Silencer is fully road legal in the UK and EU. The HP Sport Silencer costs £840 and is available now from BMW Motorrad Dealerships.

BMW Motorad Sports Silencers.

BMW Motorrad offers titanium sport silencers across the BMW Motorrad range, from maxi-scooters to supersports models, iconic GS adventure-sports motorcycles and luxury tourers.

Owners can customise the aesthetics and sounds of their motorcycle with a road-legal, lightweight silencer designed in partnership with renowned exhaust manufacturer Akrapovic.

BMW Motorrad sport silencers can be ordered with a new motorcycle, or retrofitted at any time by a BMW Motorrad Dealership without requiring any alterations to fuelling and engine setup.

In addition, the award-winning BMW S 1000 RR has a choice of a road-legal slip-on silencer and a stunning lightweight road-legal full exhaust system, as well as a race and trackday-only full power HP Race Power Kit, ideal for experienced circuit riders looking to transform their RR into the perfect track motorcycle.

Akrapovic was founded in 1990, and for over two decades has been crafting high-quality exhaust systems for motorcycles and cars. The GoldBet BMW Motorrad World Superbike team are among those using Akrapovic exhaust systems.

HP Sport Silencer for the 2013 BMW R 1200 GS

The HP Sport Silence boosts midrange torque and power

Improve the power and sound of the R 1200 GS

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