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Racing Update: Wins in Brazil and Ireland. Podium in South Africa

Racing Update: Wins in Brazil and Ireland. Podium in South Africa

Matthieu Lussiana (FR) claimed his third win of the season in the Moto 1000 GP in Brazil last weekend and retook the lead in the 2015 BMW Motorrad Race Trophy. At the second round of the FIM Endurance World Championship, the prestigious “Suzuka 8 Hours,” the BMW teams impressed with strong outings. In the SouthContinue Reading »

Racing Update: Szoke Wins Again in Canada, Martin and Dunlop Dominate Southern 100

Racing Update: Szoke Wins Again in Canada, Martin and Dunlop Dominate Southern 100

Canadian BMW Motorrad privateer Jordan Szoke continued his winning streak in the Canadian Superbike Championship (CSBK). In Edmonton (CA) he bagged two wins on his BMW S1000RR. With this success, he catapulted himself from 25th to fifth in the 2015 BMW Motorrad Race Trophy rankings. In the amateur class the wins in both races alsoContinue Reading »

Racing Update: Reiterberger wins in Hungary. Strong Outings in Spain and Great Britain

Racing Update: Reiterberger wins in Hungary. Strong Outings in Spain and Great Britain

The lead in the 2015 BMW Motorrad Race Trophy has changed again: Markus Reiterberger (DE) is back in first position after claiming a win and a second place at the SUPERBIKE*IDM (IDM) races at Hungaroring (HU). His teammate Bastien Mackels (BE) celebrated his first ever podium in the Superbike class of the IDM. In theContinue Reading »

BMW Motorrad Sales Up 31% in June—Best Six Months in History

BMW Motorrad Sales Up 31% in June—Best Six Months in History

Updated. BMW Motorrad closed the first half of 2015 with a new six-month sales record. A total of 78,418 motorcycles and maxi scooters were supplied worldwide as of June 2015 (prev. yr.: 70,978 units). This represents an increase of 10.5% over the equivalent period in the previous year. BMW Motorrad also set a new recordContinue Reading »

BMW R1200GS TripleBlack Coming in 2016, Along with Other Model Year Paintwork Updates

BMW R1200GS TripleBlack Coming in 2016, Along with Other Model Year Paintwork Updates

For the 2016 model year, BMW Motorrad is offering several updated paint schemes including a special edition R1200GS TripleBlack. These models can be ordered from all BMW Motorrad dealers starting in August 2015. BMW F800GT. As of model year 2016, the BMW F800GT will be available in the following new color combination: Monolith metallic mattContinue Reading »

BMW Motorrad Introduces Dynamic Brake Light in Europe

BMW Motorrad Introduces Dynamic Brake Light in Europe

BMW Motorrad is introducing dynamic brake light to six models in Europe in 2016 to increase rider safety. Braking and being seen by the traffic behind is essential for motorcycle riders. That’s why BMW Motorrad has developed the dynamic brake light as a part of their “Safety 360°” strategy. It can warn drivers of followingContinue Reading »

Racing Update: Thrills on Four Continents

Racing Update: Thrills on Four Continents

BMW riders were in action in championships on a four continents last weekend. In the French European Bikes Championship (FR EU) BMW S1000RR racers claimed a one-two-three. In the FIM Sidecar World Championship (SWC) two BMW pairings stepped onto the podium at Pannoniaring (HU). In Canada, BMW privateer Jordan Szoke (CA) celebrated his second winContinue Reading »

Racing Update: BMW Privateers Race in WSBK, STK1000, BSB, CEV, SWC and AARR

Racing Update: BMW Privateers Race in WSBK, STK1000, BSB, CEV, SWC and AARR

Roberto Tamburini (IT) has re-taken the lead in the 2015 BMW Motorrad Race Trophy. The Motoxracing rider claimed another podium in the FIM Superstock 1000 Cup (STK1000) last weekend at Misano, Italy. Privateer BMW Motorrad riders have also been successful in several other international series and world championships. Ayrton Badovini (IT) and wildcard starter MarkusContinue Reading »

Racing Update: Double Win in IDM for Reiterberger, Strong Performances at the Isle of Man, and More

Racing Update: Double Win in IDM for Reiterberger, Strong Performances at the Isle of Man, and More

The lead in the 2015 BMW Motorrad Race Trophy has changed again: last year’s winner Markus Reiterberger (DE) has taken the top spot in the rankings this week. The Van Zon-Remeha-BMW rider keeps dominating the SUPERBIKE*IDM (IDM) and celebrated another double win at the Nürburgring (DE). The Isle of Man TT (IOMTT) concluded with theContinue Reading »

BMW Introduces a Scrambler: BMW Concept Path 22

BMW Introduces a Scrambler: BMW Concept Path 22

In its fourth year, the Wheels & Waves Festival in Biarritz, France celebrates a unique intersection of custom bikes, surfing and art. The festival is a great event that provides a straightforward opportunity for people to get together in a unique atmosphere and express their lifestyle of freedom and individuality. In this special setting, BMW MotorradContinue Reading »