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USA Pricing for New K1600B, K1600GT, K1600GTL and G310R Announced

USA Pricing for New K1600B, K1600GT, K1600GTL and G310R Announced

BMW Motorrad USA has announced pricing and packages for several more new models. The 2017 K1600GT increases its manufacturer’s suggested retail price by $600 to $22,595 but now includes Dynamic Electronic Suspension Adjustment (D-ESA) as standard. The new K1600GTL, that is coming later this month as a 2018 model, also gets more standard equipment including… Continue Reading »

BMW Motorcycle Magazine, Summer 2017 Issue Now Out!

BMW Motorcycle Magazine, Summer 2017 Issue Now Out!

The Summer issue has it all—awesome bikes, breathtaking rides, impressive riders—and promises to surprise, inform and entertain you on many levels. Starting with a road test many have been eager to read about since BMW announced a lower-price version of the R nineT. The new R nineT Pure is $3,400 cheaper, admittedly a great savings,… Continue Reading »

BMW Authority Models, Including R1200RT, to be Shown at Trade Fair

BMW Authority Models, Including R1200RT, to be Shown at Trade Fair

The BMW Group will again be presenting a selection of tailor-made emergency and special-purpose vehicles for rescue teams, fire services, emergency physicians and police forces at the RETTmobil trade fair being held in Fulda, Germany this weekend. The event is taking place for the 17th time and ranks as Europe’s leading trade fair for rescue… Continue Reading »

BMW Motorcycle Dealers Ranked First for “Prospect Satisfaction” in the USA

BMW Motorcycle Dealers Ranked First for “Prospect Satisfaction” in the USA

BMW motorcycle dealerships were the top ranked brand in a newly released 2017 Pied Piper Prospect Satisfaction Index® (PSI®) U.S. Motorcycle Industry Benchmarking Study. The study measured treatment of motorcycle shoppers who visited a dealership, with rankings by brand determined by the Pied Piper PSI process, which ties “mystery shopping” measurement and scoring to industry… Continue Reading »

2018 BMW R nineT Urban G/S USA Pricing Announced

2018 BMW R nineT Urban G/S USA Pricing Announced

BMW Motorrad USA has announced pricing and options for the 2018 BMW R nineT Urban G/S that is scheduled to arrive in dealer showrooms next month. The base manufacturer’s suggested retail price is $12,995 (plus a $495 destination fee). The base model comes with street tires on cast wheels, and while you can switch to off-road tires as… Continue Reading »

Racing Update: BMW S1000RR Racers Heat Up on Four Continents

Racing Update: BMW S1000RR Racers Heat Up on Four Continents

It was an action packed weekend for the BMW Motorrad Motorsport teams with several race events. The Assen round (NED) of the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship (WorldSBK) and the FIM Superstock 1000 European Championship (STK1000) saw strong outings from privateer S1000RR racers. The BMW riders in the British Superbike Championship (BSB) stepped onto the podium… Continue Reading »

“Fast and Dirty Sweepstakes” Offers Training Prizes

“Fast and Dirty Sweepstakes” Offers Training Prizes

RawHyde Adventures and Keith Code’s California Superbike School have teamed up to offer motorcyclists a chance to win race track and/or adventure riding experiences at their facilities. By entering the “Fast and Dirty Sweepstakes,” three lucky riders can win one of three prizes at one or both of these Official Training Partners of BMW Motorrad USA. The Grand… Continue Reading »