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Hand-Brushed Aluminum Tank Added to R nineT Accessory List

Hand-Brushed Aluminum Tank Added to R nineT Accessory List

The BMW R nineT has been popular since hitting the market for its rugged charm and retro roadster looks. It’s also been popular among professional and home customizers due to the breadth of available accessories and a “modular customizing concept” design which allows for easier replacement of parts. BMW Motorrad continues to encourage its customersContinue Reading »

Öhlins Recalls TTX36 Shocks

Öhlins Recalls TTX36 Shocks

Öhlins Racing AB is recalling certain model aftermarket TTX36 motorcycle shock absorbers (models TTX GP, TTX RT & TTX36 MKII) produced between November 6, 2013, and February 19, 2015. The company is strongly urging consumers to stop riding motorcycles with these shocks until they have been fixed. According to Öhlins, the piston-shaft nut may notContinue Reading »

BMW Motorcycle Magazine, Spring 2015 Issue Now Out!

BMW Motorcycle Magazine, Spring 2015 Issue Now Out!

On the heels of a record-setting sales year and the launch of three new models, BMW Motorrad has introduced two more models including one that opens an entirely new market for them. The Spring 2015 issue of BMW Motorcycle Magazine has the reveal of the new 2016 BMW S1000XR “Adventure Sport” — a concept similarContinue Reading »

Custom BMW Motorcycle Parts Available from Roland Sands Design

Custom BMW Motorcycle Parts Available from Roland Sands Design

With the introduction of the BMW Concept 90 in 2013, Roland Sands Design showed their ability to customize BMW motorcycles. The shop is best known for their work on V-twins but customers are now demanding parts for BMW’s Boxer. “The Concept Ninety and the series version of the nineT have brought a taste of somethingContinue Reading »

BMW Motorcycle Magazine, Winter 2014 Available Now

BMW Motorcycle Magazine, Winter 2014 Available Now

This has been a busy time for BMW Motorrad with three new 2015 models being introduced at the International motorcycle show in Germany but the latest issue of BMW Motorcycle Magazine covers all the details. A new naked roadster, the R1200R, has been launched powered by the same cutting-edge, water-cooled engine as the R1200GS andContinue Reading »

New BMW Motorrad USA Parts and Accessories Website

New BMW Motorrad USA Parts and Accessories Website

BMW Motorrad USA has launched a national parts website at parts.bmwmotorcycles.com so BMW riders can shop online for original BMW motorcycle repair and maintenance parts as well as accessories. The website presents the complete catalog of original BMW parts and acts as a hub to direct riders to their closest participating online retailers to completeContinue Reading »

BMW Motorcycle Magazine, Fall 2014 Available Now!

BMW Motorcycle Magazine, Fall 2014 Available Now!

The latest issue of BMW Motorcycle Magazine is out and includes the full spectrum of BMW Motorrad’s past, present and future. With motorcycle manufacturers gearing up for the Intermot show in Germany, it’s not surprising to hear about future models being spied testing in this issue but BMW also takes the wraps off early on aContinue Reading »

Two-Wheel Transportation of a Different Design: BMW Bicycles

Two-Wheel Transportation of a Different Design: BMW Bicycles

BMW is set to launch its third generation of bikes in spring 2014 and includes the BMW Cruise Bike, a new sporty version of the M Bike, the Cruise e-bike, and the comfortable and functional all-rounder, the BMW Trekking Bike. Like all vehicles produced by the BMW Group, the 2014 bicycle collection meets top standards in qualityContinue Reading »

Custom Concept Comes to Life! New BMW R nineT

Custom Concept Comes to Life! New BMW R nineT

The original BMW Lo Rider prototype hit like a bombshell at the Milan motorcycle fair in 2008. BMW showed not just a unique roadster, but artists’ sketches of a large range of factory accessories which could be used to completely transform and personalize the motorcycle. It was a hit with BMW fans as well asContinue Reading »

New BMW Motorrad Navigator V GPS Receiver

New BMW Motorrad Navigator V GPS Receiver

BMW Motorrad has updated their lineup with a new GPS receiver, Navigator V. It features a new larger and brighter 5″ TFT Display (800 x 480 pixels and 65,000 colors) than the previous generation NAV IV. The Navigator V’s new trip technology allows users to create longer and more detailed tours with up to 3,750 referenceContinue Reading »