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BMW Introduces M5 Safety Car to Support 2018 MotoGP Season

BMW Introduces M5 Safety Car to Support 2018 MotoGP Season

BMW is once again partnering with MotoGP organizer Dorna Sports for the 2018 season and will introduce the new BMW M5 MotoGP Safety Car at the 2017 season finale in Valencia, Spain (November 10-12). After a nearly 20 year partnership, the “Official Car of MotoGP” provides high-performance and safety for the highest level of motorcycle racing. “A… Continue Reading »

BMW HP4 Race Named Best Superbike by Cycle World

BMW HP4 Race Named Best Superbike by Cycle World

BMW Motorrad’s new racetrack-only, limited-edition BMW HP4 Race has earned top honors among Cycle World’s “Ten Best Bikes for 2017.” Named “Best Superbike,” the 215hp racer is the most exclusive motorcycle ever offered by BMW. It is the first motorcycle in the world to offer a fully carbon fiber frame and fully carbon fiber wheels;… Continue Reading »

BMW R1200RS ConnectedRide Prototype Shown at CMC Conference

BMW R1200RS ConnectedRide Prototype Shown at CMC Conference

For decades now, BMW Motorrad has been regarded as a frontrunner when it comes to issues of safety in connection with motorcycling. BMW Motorrad has continued to establish itself as the trailblazer, be it with ABS, anti-slip control, dynamic traction control or rider equipment. BMW Motorrad is continually striving to improve motorcycling safety and to… Continue Reading »

Racing Update: Double Podium for BMW Rider Matteo Ferrari in Italy

Racing Update: Double Podium for BMW Rider Matteo Ferrari in Italy

BMW rider Matteo Ferrari (ITA) wrapped up the 2017 season with a double podium at Vallelunga (ITA) in the Italian Superbike Championship (CIV). Also on last weekend’s schedule was the final round of the Australian Superbike Championship (ASBK). Italian Superbike Championship at Vallelunga, Italy. The sixth and final round of the 2017 Italian Superbike Championship… Continue Reading »

Racing Update: Markus Reiterberger (IDM) and Carmelo Morales (CEV) Win Again

Racing Update: Markus Reiterberger (IDM) and Carmelo Morales (CEV) Win Again

Three wins and a total of five podium finishes sums up the weekend for BMW racers. In the FIM Superstock 1000 European Championship (STK1000), Italian Federico Sandi raced onto the rostrum at Magny-Cours (FRA). Champion Markus Reiterberger (GER) concluded the 2017 season in the International German Championship (IDM) in style, by claiming another double win… Continue Reading »

Racing Update: BMW Racers Le Grelle (IRRC) and Brunet-Lugardon (FR EU) Crowned Champions

Racing Update: BMW Racers Le Grelle (IRRC) and Brunet-Lugardon (FR EU) Crowned Champions

Last weekend, Sébastien Le Grelle (BEL) and Florian Brunet-Lugardon (FRA) secured title numbers six and seven of the season for the BMW Motorrad Motorsport community. Le Grelle was crowned champion in the International Road Racing Championship (IRRC), Brunet-Lugardon in the French European Bikes Championship (FR EU). The season finale was also held in the South… Continue Reading »