As we always say there are carbon parts and there are Ilmberger carbon parts. This what you can accurately describe as beautiful and functional.Ilmberger Heel Guard Carbon for the BMW R 1250 GS offer significantly increased protection against cold and rain water. Due to a cleverly chosen design, the handguards do not look significantly larger than the original part and blend in perfectly with the overall R 1250 GS streamlined look.Replace the original component using the original mounting points. Magnificent weight savings (usually saving about 70% compared to the original component) and higher rigidity. The carbon part was made completely from prepreg carbon material according to the latest technology and then laminated with a clear plastic coating for extra protection and durability against scratches and the environment. The laminated coating beautifully highlights the three-dimensional effect of the carbon structure.