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September 15, 2014

BMW Motorrad presents R nineT custom bikes

The BMW Motorrad Days Japan – the biggest BMW Motorrad event in the country – were held at the Hakuba47 Mountain Sports Park on 30.-31,August. BMW Motorrad fans were not only treated to a wide range of exhibition stands but also round-the-clock entertainment. However, a particular highlight on the events stage came in the form of the premiere of four BMW R nineT motorcycles, each of which was the result of a unique custom conversion by leading Japanese customising firms. Read the full article »

August 9, 2014

KTM RC 125 – When the start is as important as the finish

With the introduction of the RC 125, KTM leaves little excuse for youngsters and those young at heart not to get excited about the freedom and thrill that sports bikes can offer. Read the full article »

August 2, 2014

Yoshimura Suzuki on Pole with Record Lap

Yoshimura Suzuki will start from Pole Position in tomorrow’s 37th Coca-Cola Zero Suzuka 8-Hour World Endurance Championship second round in Japan after recording the fastest-ever Top-10 Time Trial lap in the history of the event. Read the full article »

July 29, 2014

2015 Honda CRF250R Development

Honda's CRF250R has a long history of winning championships, and the records show that the bike earned another AMA 250 Supercross championship in 2014. Read the full article »

July 22, 2014

BMW Motorrad: first ever cornering ABS for supersports bike

The function ABS Pro represents a consistent refinement of the Race ABS in that it now enables ABS-supported braking when cornering. ABS Pro is offered as a retrofittable option which can be acquired through BMW Motorrad dealerships and is initially reserved exclusively for the top supersports model in the BMW Motorrad product range, the HP4. Read the full article »

July 21, 2014

2015 Honda CB300F Features and Benefits

This lightweight and nimble-handling naked bike offers plenty of fun for beginners and experienced motorcyclists. Read the full article »

July 16, 2014

The biggest BMW Motorrad party in 2014

Anyone who has been to the BMW Motorrad Days at least once is familiar with the basic atmosphere: by day there is a great elebration of motorcycling and at night people on the same wavelength simply celebrate life itself - and both parts are as relaxed and open-minded as is typical of the very best motorcycle parties. This year there were once again some 40,000 two-wheel fans present in Garmisch - the same figure as for the record year 2013. Read the full article »

July 15, 2014

BMW Motorrad: growth at 9.3%

BMW Motorrad has achieved an all-time six-month high in the first half of this year. With worldwide sales of 70,978 motorcycles and maxi scooters (previous year: 64,941 units), this amounts to an increase of 9.3% as compared to the equivalent period of the previous year. 11,827 vehicles (previous year: 12,541 units/ -5.7%) were sold in June 2014. Read the full article »

July 11, 2014

Historic triple with BMW Motorrad

Michael Dunlop also triumphs in the Senior TT on the Isle of Man. Isle of Man/Munich, 8th June 2014. BMW Motorrad and Michael Dunlop (NI) have repeated history, echoing Georg “Schorsch” Meier’s (DE) legendary Senior TT victory of 1939 on the Isle of Man. Dunlop’s third BMW-powered victory of the week came in the most prestigious race of all: the blue riband Senior TT race. Before that, Dunlop had already won the Isle of Man TT Superbike and Superstock races on the BMW S 1000 RR. And it was him again who triumphed in an exciting and thrilling Senior TT race. Read the full article »

July 10, 2014

New BMW Electrical Scooter

New BMW Electrical Scooter’s launch in Barcelona closed with seminars about future challenges of Urban Mobility. Since last April 24th until today, Barcelona has been the setting of the International launch of BMW’s first completely electrical scooter, the BMW C Evolution. With this innovative initiative as backdrop, this morning a meeting took place that gathered experts from different parts of the world for an in-depth discussion about the challenges of sustainable mobility in the cities. The event was attended by Xavier Trias, Mayor of the city, and Antoni Maria Grau i Costa, General Director of Industry of the Autonomous Catalan Government. Read the full article »