BMW Motorrad USA Announces started selling BMW K 1600 GT BMW K 2012 and 1600 GTL 2012 with ABS brakes as standard.
"Plain and simple. ABS brakes help motorcycle riders stop the rate is faster and makes it easy to predict, "said Pieter de Waal, Vice President, BMW Motorrad USA. "We prevent the rider become a statistic."
The purpose of de Waal, although in the last two years the number of accidents that befall motorists down, but since the 4th quarter of 2010 increased. de Waal refers to the report of Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA).
"It is time for us all in the motorcycle industry to embrace the benefits of ABS. Extensive testing by safety experts, law enforcement authorities and journalists around the world consistently show that the ABS to reduce overall accidents and save lives, "he added.
BMW claims itself as the pioneering features ABS brakes for motorcycles. BMW Motorrad ABS brakes apply since 23 years ago.
Besides ABS, BMW also pioneered Adaptive Headlight and multi-controller on the handlebars (grips) the left - allowing motorcycle riders operate the system without having to let go of his hand to the handlebars. Both of these features, now, applied the BMW K 1600 GT BMW K 2012 and 1600 GTL 2012.
Then BMW's Electronic Suspension Adjustment also merintisi (ESSAY), Dynamic Traction Control, catalytic converter