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BMW Motorrad 2013 Model Updates

BMW Motorrad 2013 Model Updates

BMW Motorrad has announced updates to their 2013 model year lineup. Not all models, colors or packages will be available in all markets so contact your dealership for specifics. They should be able to order available models starting in August 2012. While ABS was standard on models imported to the US in 2012, the bigContinue Reading »

R1200GS is Again the Best Selling BMW Worldwide

R1200GS is Again the Best Selling BMW Worldwide

BMW Motorrad recently reported their 2011 worldwide sales figures showing they delivered more motorcycles in a year than ever before in their almost 90-year history. Now we have more details of which models and where those bikes were sold. The BMW R1200GS was once again the most successful model in 2011 with 18,413 units soldContinue Reading »

BMW Introduces G650GS Sertão

BMW Introduces G650GS Sertão

BMW is adding a more off-road oriented sister to their single-cylinder G650GS, named the G650GS Sertão. Portuguese for “wilderness,” the Sertão uses the same 652 cc liquid-cooled and counter-balanced single cylinder engine as the standard G650GS — producing 48 hp at 6500 rpm and 44 ft-lb of torque at 5000 rpm — but the chassisContinue Reading »

New Season Launch at the BMW Motorrad Zentrum

New Season Launch at the BMW Motorrad Zentrum

New model presentations, test rides, stunt performances, fashion shows, dancers, ‘vintage’ photo-shoots, workshop tests, a rock band, caricature artists, face-painting, and more were packed into the New Season Launch activities at BMW Motorrad’s flagship store in central Munich. Every year, the BMW Motorrad and Husqvarna dealership with its 9,000 square meter showroom puts on aContinue Reading »

Spy Shots: Water-Cooled Boxer GS

Spy Shots: Water-Cooled Boxer GS

It’s not surprising to see a couple of BMW GS motorcycles on the streets near Barcelona, Spain. But on this occasion, Gerard Llaurado became suspicious when he noticed that Touratech pyramid logo and, what looks like GS Adventure engine protectors at first glance, were really just camouflage stickers. He pulled out his cell phone andContinue Reading »

BMW Motorrad Germany Pricing

BMW Motorrad Germany Pricing

Last week we brought you the BMW Motorrad lineup and pricing for Canada. This week BMW has announced their pricing for Germany. Unlike Canada, this list is just German pricing of current models. It doesn’t include upcoming motorcycles like the K1600GT or K1600GTL. BMW Motorrad Germany 2011 Pricing Model Suggested Retail Price in Euros G450XContinue Reading »

BMW Motorrad Canada 2011 Lineup and Pricing

BMW Motorrad Canada 2011 Lineup and Pricing

BMW Motorrad Canada released their motorcycle lineup and pricing for 2011. While these are models and prices specific to Canada, they’ll be of interest to those in other parts of the world waiting to hear about availability of the newest models in their regions. At the top of the list, the new models include: K1600GTContinue Reading »

BMW Motorcycle Magazine, Winter 2010, Available Now!

BMW Motorcycle Magazine, Winter 2010, Available Now!

The Winter 2010 BMW Motorcycle Magazine (issue #9) is now available! Order yours from our online shop and have it delivered direct to your door. Copies will also be available at your favorite retailer within the next couple of weeks. You can see a preview of pages and a list of articles on our currentContinue Reading »

New Paint Finishes for BMW Motorrad 2011 Models

New Paint Finishes for BMW Motorrad 2011 Models

A number of facelift measures will be integrated in the BMW Motorrad program for the model year 2011. The relevant models can all be ordered from BMW Motorrad dealerships with immediate effect. BMW F800ST From model year 2011 the BMW F800ST is available in the following new paint finishes: Sapphire black metallic Light grey metallic/SapphireContinue Reading »

BMW Motorrad Reports Continued Sales Growth

BMW Motorrad Reports Continued Sales Growth

BMW Motorrad once again achieved a substantial increase in sales in May and continues on its successful course. Despite the continuing strong decline in the global motorcycle market in the segment over 500cc, sales in May climbed 19.3% to reach a total of 12,139 (previous year 10,172) units. For the year to the end ofContinue Reading »