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New Smaller BMW Scooter Introduced, the C400X

New Smaller BMW Scooter Introduced, the C400X

In addition to new GS models, BMW Motorrad will also take the opportunity at EICMA to introduce a new “middleweight” scooter, the C400X. Designed for urban mobility, the X will be powered by a 350cc single-cylinder engine, putting out 34hp (25 kW) through a continuously variable transmission (CVT). While smaller than the rest of BMW’s two-wheel lineup,… Continue Reading »

All New BMW F850GS, F750GS to Be Revealed at EICMA

All New BMW F850GS, F750GS to Be Revealed at EICMA

Leading up to the EICMA (Esposizione Internazionale Ciclo Motociclo e Accessori) show in Milan, Italy, opening doors to the public in a couple of days, BMW Motorrad has taken the wraps off two totally new middleweight GS models. The BMW F850GS and F750GS feature brand new 853cc inline two-cylinder engines producing 95hp and 77hp respectively.… Continue Reading »

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 »