Touratech Travel Event 3rd - 5th May 2014, FREE EVENT

Our annual Travel Event will take place during the May 2014 Bank Holiday Weekend (click here for details). More »

Touratech Dakar Clothing Collection

Without a doubt, the Dakar is the toughest rally in the world. Touratech has created its own collection featuring officially licensed DakarTM designs. More »

Made for Adventure mini site

Visit the BMW R1200 GS Watercooled Touratech equipment mini-site. More »

Yamaha XT1200Z Super Ténéré Touratech Equipment mini site

Visit the Yamaha XT1200Z Super Ténéré with Touratech equipment mini-site. More »

NEW Touratech 2014/2015 Catalogue

New layout with almost 1,900 pages, lots of new models, exciting travel stories, great photos More »


Easter Bank Holiday Weekend Opening Hours

logo_RGBPLEASE NOTE: Our opening times over the Easter Bank Holiday weekend are as follows:


Friday 18th April – CLOSED

Saturday 19th April – OPEN (10am – 5pm)

Sunday 20th April – CLOSED

Monday 21st April – CLOSED

Have a great Easter from all of the Touratech UK Team.


R 1200 GS / Adventure Tank Bag – Compañero Edition


Touratech now offers its “Compañero Edition” tank bag also for the BMW R 1200 GS (from 2013 onwards) and for the new 2014 Adventure model. Its colours match exactly those of the Compañero riding suit, but due to its fresh design, it is also an eyecatcher in itself.

The specially tailored base plate provides a perfect fit and various features leave nothing to be desired.The basic volume of approx. 14 litres can easily be expanded to approx. 22 litres due to an all-round zip. Two additional side pockets provide space for your wallet or papers. A reflective elastic strap on the back is handy for holding, for example, your gloves during a short stop. Water-repellent high-end zips are used on the main compartment and both side pockets. The map pocket securely attaches to the tank bag using Velcro.

Touratech Travel Event 2014 – Update

SMALL_TRAVEL_EVENT_2014_LOGOOur annual Touratech Travel Event held at Touratech UK HQ in Ystradgynlais, South Wales attracts hundreds of adventure motorcycle enthusiasts to the area from all over Europe – this year’s event will be FREE TO ATTEND with the aim of attracting a wider range of motorcycle fans in order to inform them of the equipment, considerations and preparations that need to be made when undertaking an extensive trip (be it on a national or global scale). The event is comprised of adventure related talks and workshops, off-road and on-road riding, food and drink (Hog Roast and barbecue), trade stands, camping and a chance to mingle with adventure motorcycling celebrities in a relaxed and friendly environment.

Touratech in the press – April/May 2014

touratech_press_magazines_april2014Check out the May Issue of Motorcycle Sport and Leisure magazine (issue 644) to win over £500 worth of Touratech kit which includes an Ortlieb Rack Pack saddle bag, Touratech tent bag, items from our Dakar clothing collection and more!

Also, why not pick up a copy of TBM (April issue 224) containing Jon Bentmans review of the Touratech R1200 GS Rallye bike – Jon is the only journalist in the world to have ridden it, the bike has been described as an ultra-adventurer with superbike power – it makes for essential reading.

Both magazines are on sale in the UK now.


Touratech UK MD Nick Plumb will be at Garmin Arenacross – Wembley Arena this Friday and Saturday

Banner1_ET-AX-logo@10_7300x3250mm.inddTouratech UK’s MD Nick Plumb will be attending the Wembley Arena Cross this Friday afternoon (28th February 2014 )and all day Saturday (1st March 2014).

Within the Wembley arena shopping area Garmin will have a shop for the 2 days and Touratech will be selling Garmin GPS systems (at a great price over the 2 days) and Garmin Virb cameras. Nick and Garmin will be on hand to answer all of your questions.

10% OFF selected online products during the MCN London Show from 14th February 2014


Touratech UK are attending the MCN London Motorcycle Show which is running from 14th – 16th February at Excel London.

Special offers available at the show include:

0% FINANCE over 12 months on balances between £500 – £2500.

For example: a Pannier set for a BMW R1200GS costing £1200 at £100 a month works out at £23.00 a week. 0% flat for 12 months, 4% flat for 24 months or 4.5% flat for 36 months.

We will also be offering 10% DISCOUNT on anything ordered at the show, plus FREE POSTAGE to UK main land addresses on orders over £20.00 only at the show.

Suzuki DL650 V-strom Touratech Concept Bike Parts List – NEC 2013


The list provided below contains webshop links to all of the parts fitted to the Suzuki DL650 VStrom Touratech Concept Machine that was displayed at the Motorcycle Live 2013 show at the NEC.

(Note: To view a larger version of the bike photographed at the show click on the image.)

Touratech Seats for the new R 1200 GS / Adventure

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With seats it’s the same as with shoes: They may be comfortable in the beginning, but with ongoing use, they can turn into an instrument of torture. With Touratech seats for the new BMW R 1200 GS / Adventure, seating comfort and long-distance suitability are noticeably improved. They are available in various heights and versions – depending on the rider’s body size and purpose of use – from extra low to high, as a patented breathable version or as a single-piece sports seat.

Touratech UK will be closed on 3/2/2014 for stock taking



Touratech UK’s headquarters in Ystradgynlais, South Wales will be closed on Monday 3rd February 2014 for stock taking. Apologies for any inconvenience, it will be business as usual on Tuesday.

Touratech Celebrates the Spirit of Dakar


Limited edition collection pays homage to the legendary desert rally – 10% OFF UNTIL THE END OF JANUARY 2014.

Without a shadow of doubt, the Dakar is the toughest rally in the world. Touratech has created its own collection featuring officially licensed DakarTM designs to celebrate the history of this legendary rally. Awesomely styled shirts, jackets, caps, bags, rucksacks and more let you live the spirit of Dakar. Many items are already available from the Touratech web shop.

Touratech has various links with Dakar that go back to the early 1990s, when the Black Forest accessory specialists first got involved with the rally. Jutta Kleinschmitt and Michael Griep bolted an IMO 100R into their cockpit as they set off for Africa in 1994.