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Next Stop, Southeast Asia for the BMW Motorrad International GS Trophy

Next Stop, Southeast Asia for the BMW Motorrad International GS Trophy

After Africa, South America and Canada, the BMW Motorrad International GS Trophy heads to the continent of Asia in spring 2016. Not only is this a new location for the friendly GS challenge there will be an international all-female team lining up for the start. Anyone who would like take part in this unique adventureContinue Reading »

Racing Update: S1000RR Races from Germany, Hungary, Brazil, Japan and America

Racing Update: S1000RR Races from Germany, Hungary, Brazil, Japan and America

Last weekend, privateer BMW Motorrad riders claimed more wins and podium finishes in various countries and continents. Markus Reiterberger (DE) claimed his fifth win of the season and a runner-up position in the SUPERBIKE*IDM races at the Lausitzring (DE). In the Superstock class, Lucy Glöckner (DE) stepped onto the podium for the first time thisContinue Reading »

Calling all GS Girls: The GS Trophy 2016 Needs You!

Calling all GS Girls: The GS Trophy 2016 Needs You!

The BMW International GS Trophy has been a fun and exciting event since it burst onto the scene back in 2008. However, there has always been one important ingredient missing from this success story – women! BMW is launching a worldwide search for a trio of lady riders who are ready and willing to takeContinue Reading »

Racing Update: Success for the S1000RR in England and France

Racing Update: Success for the S1000RR in England and France

The privateer BMW Motorrad riders have been in action successfully at two venues last weekend: Great Britain’s Donington Park and Le Vigeant in France. At Donington, Ayrton Badovini (IT) scored another top-five finish on his BMW S1000RR in the Superbike World Championship. Roberto Tamburini (IT) enjoyed podium honors in the FIM Superstock 1000 Cup, whileContinue Reading »

Hannigan Motorsports Invites Friends to 40th Anniversary Celebration

Hannigan Motorsports Invites Friends to 40th Anniversary Celebration

Hannigan Motorsports has announced plans to celebrate 40 years in business on Saturday, June 20, 2015. From a humble beginning in Scarborough, Ontario, Canada where the company first manufactured aerodynamic motorcycle fairings, the company has grown and diversified to become a world leader in the manufacture of motorcycle quads, trikes, sidecars, and trailers. In 1992,Continue Reading »

BMW Motorrad Introduces “Concept 101″ — A Six-Cylinder Bagger

BMW Motorrad Introduces “Concept 101″ — A Six-Cylinder Bagger

Every year, the most impressive representatives of the mobile past and future on both two and four wheels assemble at the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este for a very special get-together on the shores of Lake Como, Italy. Amid this extraordinary blend of the traditional and the contemporary, BMW Motorrad once again presents a breathtaking conceptContinue Reading »

Racing Update: Victory and Podiums in Belgium, Italy, South Africa and Australia

Racing Update: Victory and Podiums in Belgium, Italy, South Africa and Australia

While Alastair Seeley (GB) and Lee Johnston (GB) claimed a double win for BMW Motorrad at the North West 200 (GB), their fellow BMW racers had their own successes around the globe last weekend. Markus Reiterberger (DE), Roland Resch (AT) and Michal Prášek (CZ) rode their BMW S1000RRs to victories in Belgium and Italy, LanceContinue Reading »

Racing Update: Double Win for BMW S1000RR at NW200 in Northern Ireland

Racing Update: Double Win for BMW S1000RR at NW200 in Northern Ireland

BMW Motorrad’s winning streak in road racing continues. The BMW S1000RR was the bike to beat last week at the North West 200 (NW200) in Northern Ireland which kicked off the international road racing season. On the 8.970-mile Triangle Circuit, privateer BMW Motorrad riders claimed a double win with Alastair Seeley (GB / Tyco BMW)Continue Reading »

Deus Ex Machina Customizes BMW S1000RR for Orlando Bloom

Deus Ex Machina Customizes BMW S1000RR for Orlando Bloom

Orlando Bloom may be known as a “big time movie star,” (says Ola Stenegärd, BMW Motorrad designer) but not everyone knows about his passion for motorbikes. As a long-standing fan of BMW motorcycles, Orlando Bloom owns and rides a number of BMW models including old classics. For his own custom bike project he chose theContinue Reading »

BMW Motorrad USA Launches $1 Million Contingency and Rider Support Programs

BMW Motorrad USA Launches $1 Million Contingency and Rider Support Programs

BMW Motorrad USA wants you to know “it pays to race a BMW S1000RR.” They are awarding more than one million dollars in contingency money to S1000RR racers in several 2015 national race series. The BMW Motorrad’s Contingency Program is being offered exclusively online via XTRM Performance Network, which provides real time distribution and managementContinue Reading »