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Akrapovic Stainless SteelExhaust Header for BMW R1200R / R1200RS 2015-2018 - (MPN # E-B12R6)

        Akrapovic Stainless SteelExhaust Header for BMW R1200R / R1200RS 2015-2018 - (MPN # E-B12R6)

        Enhance Your BMW R1200R / R1200RS Performance with the Akrapovic Stainless Steel Exhaust Header

        Optional Header (Stainless Steel)

        Upgrade your BMW R1200R / R1200RS performance with the Akrapovic Stainless Steel Exhaust Header. Experience improved power and a deeper, more aggressive sound.

        power+4.3 kWat7800 RPM
        torque+3.9 Nm3850 RPM
        weight-1.3 kg reduction
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        The Perfect Exhaust Upgrade for Your BMW R1200R / R1200RS - Akrapovic Stainless Steel Exhaust Header

        Take your BMW R1200R / R1200RS to the next level with the Akrapovic Stainless Steel Exhaust Header. Unleash the true potential of your bike and enjoy a smoother, more powerful ride.

        If you own a BMW R1200R or R1200RS, you already appreciate the exhilaration of riding a high-performance motorcycle. To take your riding experience to the next level, the Akrapovic Stainless Steel Exhaust Header is the perfect upgrade. This article explores the features and benefits of this exceptional exhaust component and why it's the ideal choice for BMW R1200R and R1200RS enthusiasts.

        1. Unleash the Power: The Akrapovic Stainless Steel Exhaust Header is expertly crafted to unlock the full potential of your BMW R1200R or R1200RS. It's not just a replacement part; it's a performance enhancement that optimizes exhaust flow. This results in a noticeable increase in both horsepower and torque, providing your bike with added power when you need it most.

        2. Premium Stainless Steel Construction: This exhaust header is constructed from high-quality stainless steel, a material known for its exceptional durability and resistance to corrosion. This ensures that your investment will withstand the demands of the road and maintain its performance over time.

        3. Weight Reduction: The Akrapovic exhaust header is not only built for power but also for weight reduction. Shedding excess weight from your motorcycle contributes to improved handling and maneuverability, making your BMW R1200R or R1200RS more responsive and agile.

        4. Precision Design: Akrapovic is renowned for its precision engineering, and this exhaust header is no exception. It is designed to perfectly fit your BMW, ensuring compatibility and easy installation. You can trust that it will seamlessly integrate with your bike's existing components.

        5. Improved Exhaust Note: The Akrapovic header enhances the sound profile of your BMW R1200R or R1200RS. It produces a more robust and sporty tone that not only complements the bike's performance but also announces your presence on the road.

        6. Enhanced Aesthetics: The stainless steel construction adds a touch of elegance to your motorcycle's appearance. It's not just about performance; it's also about the visual appeal. The Akrapovic header contributes to the overall aesthetics of your bike.

        7. Compatible with Akrapovic Slip-On Exhausts: If you're looking to further enhance your bike's performance and sound, the Akrapovic Stainless Steel Exhaust Header is designed to seamlessly work with Akrapovic slip-on exhaust systems. This allows you to create a complete exhaust upgrade package tailored to your preferences.

        8. Easy Installation: Installing the Akrapovic header is a straightforward process. It's designed for a hassle-free bolt-on installation, ensuring that you can quickly and easily enjoy the benefits of this high-performance exhaust component.

        In summary, the Akrapovic Stainless Steel Exhaust Header is the perfect choice for BMW R1200R and R1200RS owners who seek increased power, improved sound, and a touch of style. With its premium materials, weight reduction, and precision design, it's an investment in the performance and aesthetics of your motorcycle. Whether you're a spirited rider or a long-distance tourer, this exhaust header is the key to elevating your BMW R1200R or R1200RS riding experience.

        Akrapovic Optional available headers from the finest stainless steel offer an upgrade to a full system when used with the Akrapovi Slip-On exhaust system. Let your bike stand out with more power, beautiful design, and the unique Akrapovic sound.



        max. powerkW74.1 / 7500 rpm77.2 / 7500 rpm+ 4.3 / 7800 rpm

        HP (m)100.7 / 7500 rpm105.0 / 7500 rpm+ 5.9 / 7800 rpm

        HP (i)99.3 / 7500 rpm103.6 / 7500 rpm+ 5.8 / 7800 rpm
        max. torqueNm112.8 / 5800 rpm112.9 / 5250 rpm+ 3.9 / 3850 rpm

        lb-ft83.2 / 5800 rpm83.3 / 5250 rpm+ 2.9 / 3850 rpm
        weightkg8.26.9- 1.3

        lb18.115.2- 2.9


        - 15.9
        noisedB94 / 3875 rpm99.5 / 3875 rpm5.5
        inst. timemin

        measured with: BMW R 1200 R 2015

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          • Weight
            20 lbs
          • Dimensions (L x W x H)
            30 x 16 x 14 in
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        Delivery Policy
        Typically packages will be left at your door and do not require a signature. Sometimes we will ship an item vendor direct and those vendors may require a signature on their shipments. If you absolutely need one way or the other, please contact Customer Service before placing your order.

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        If an item arrives visibly damaged, please contact us immediately. Claims are handled through the shipping carrier, but we will assist customers with these claims to the best of our ability.

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        1. Returned products must be in new, unused condition and include the original box and/or packaging with all tags included.

        2. Once your return is received and inspected by MotoKarMax (usually within 48-72 hours of receiving), your refund will be processed and a credit will be applied to your credit card or original payment method. Please note that depending on your credit card company, it may take an additional 2-10 business days after your credit is applied for it to be posted to your account.

        3. For wire transfer payments, all refunds will be issued in the form of a gift card.

        4. You are responsible for all shipping costs associated with getting your order back to us.

        5. Please do not abuse this policy by ordering multiple (more than 2) of the same or similar item with the intention of returning the majority of your order. Please contact us if you are unsure of sizing or application for any items prior to placing your order and we will be happy to help you narrow it down!

        6. See below for instructions on where/how to get your return order back to us. Items should not be shipped back to the manufacturer; all returns need an RMA (Return Merchandise Authorization) number and will need to be returned to us.

        Return Shipping Options

        1. For customers in the contiguous 48 U.S. States, 2to4wheels provides the option of printing out a pre-paid UPS/ Fedex shipping label for a fee (calculated later). This fee will be deducted from your total refund amount.

        2. For customers in any location, you have the option of using the carrier of your choice to return your order to us. We recommend shipping with a method which includes tracking and insurance for your return shipment.

        3. All shipments must be made prepaid; packages shipped COD will be rejected. Any Refused, Undelivered, or Abandoned package will be subject to a $10 Service Fee.


        1. Need to make an exchange? After you process your return, simply place a new order for the exchange merchandise. That means you'll claim the inventory and get your new gear fast!

        2. You are still responsible for return shipping costs on your original order back to us.

        Order Cancellation / Modifications

        1. If you change your mind, act quickly and let us know! 

        Used or Damaged Merchandise

        1. Any merchandise which has been "taken out for a ride" is considered used and cannot be returned. We encourage you to walk on your carpet in your boots and to try your motorcycle helmet on indoors before heading out on the bike.

        2. Any merchandise or parts which shows signs of use (wear, bugs, dirt, smell, pet hair, scuffing, mounting, etc) or otherwise is in a condition other than it was received cannot be returned.

        3. Craigslist, eBay, Facebook Marketplace and other online forums are excellent resources if you have a used item you do not want that can no longer be returned back to us.

        Apparel and Helmets

        1. Apparel items must be packed in their original garment bag (or equivalent plastic bag protection) and include all original tags. The plastic bag protects the item from the cardboard. Items packaged without this protection most likely will arrive scuffed and will be returned to the customer.

        2. Helmets must be shipped back as they were received in their original helmet bag, box and include all original paperwork and accessories.

        3. Un-used items that are returned with missing or damaged packaging, tags, components, or hangers may be returned to the customer or subject to an additional processing fee of up to 25-50% of the merchandise cost based on the availability of those missing or damaged components.

        Electronics, Hard Parts, Tools, Tires

        1. Any electronic which has been removed from packaging or manufacturer seal broken is non-returnable.

        2. Any part which has been installed or shows signs of attempting to be installed on a vehicle is non-returnable.

        3. Any Tool or Chemical that has been opened or seal broken is non-returnable.

        4. Open box items for which the packaging has been destroyed are not returnable.

        International Returns

        1. International shipments should be marked as a "Merchandise Return" with a carrier that does not levy brokerage fees. Customer is responsible for any applicable brokerage or customs charges.

        2. Any items shipped COD or having additional brokerage fees that are charged to us upon delivery will be rejected.


        1. Each manufacturer has its own warranty policy. MotoKarMax will assist customers with their warranty; however MotoKarMax does not provide any direct warranty on any item sold.

        Warranty Returns

        1. Most manufacturers offer an additional warranty period which covers against merchandise defects. To determine warranty requirements for a specific item, please contact the manufacturer or contact us for assistance.

        2. Please note warranty processing may take 4-8 weeks and will be subject to the individual manufacturer's policies and discretion. Manufacturer warranties do not cover defects determined to be caused by normal wear or due to customer negligence.

        Damaged Items

        1. Please let us know ASAP if any items on your order arrive damaged. Please keep all original shipping containers and take pictures if possible. Damaged item claims are handled through the shipping carrier. We will assist our customers in these claims. We only ask that customers be patient as sometimes this process can take longer than any of us would like!

        Returns Process

        You can request a return authorization number (RMA#) online at or you may also initiate a return by calling us.

        Step 1: Click "Login / Register" or "My Account" (if you are already logged in) at the top of the web page. Once you are within the "My Account" area of the website, click on "Order History" on the left-hand side of the page and find the order in question and click "View".

        Step 2: Select the item(s) you would like to return from your order and be sure to choose the reason for returning each item.

        Step 3: Select your return shipping method and follow instructions.

        Step 4: Please print your Return Authorization form and include it with each shipment back to us. You have 7 days from the day the RMA is issued to return your merchandise so please be sure to print and ship at your earliest convenience. Please do not tape anything to the original product packaging! We need to get all products (and their packaging!) back in new condition. Place all merchandise in a shipping box; you may use the original shipping container. However, please DO NOT use the manufacturer's product box as the shipping container. It will arrive damaged and the package will be rejected by our returns department. Returns should be shipped to the following address unless otherwise noted on your return authorization instructions:

        MotoKarMax LLC
        Attn: Returns (RMA# XXXX)
        41000 Woodward Ave
        Suite 350 East
        Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304

        Please retain your return tracking information. We are not responsible for packages lost during return shipment. You will receive a confirmation email from us when your return is processed which will include the full details of refund credited.

        • Fitment Type
          Vehicle Specific
        BMWR 1200 R2015
        BMWR 1200 R2016
        BMWR 1200 R2017
        BMWR 1200 R2018
        BMWR 1200 RS2015
        BMWR 1200 RS2016
        BMWR 1200 RS2017
        BMWR 1200 RS2018

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