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BMW Motorrad 2014 Model Year Updates

BMW Motorrad 2014 Model Year Updates

A number of motorcycles will be given a facelift by BMW Motorrad for the 2014 model year. These models can be ordered in their new configurations from all BMW Motorrad dealerships as of August 2013. BMW K1600GT “Sport” As of model year 2014 the BMW K1600GT will be available as a special “Sport” model —Continue Reading »

BMW Motorrad Sales Up Nearly 10% for First Half of 2013

BMW Motorrad Sales Up Nearly 10% for First Half of 2013

BMW Motorrad closed the first half of 2013 with a new six-month sales record. A total of 64,941 motorcycles and scooters were sold through June 2013 (previous year: 59,189 units) — an increase of 9.7%. BMW Motorrad also saw an all-time June sales record with 12,541 motorcycles and scooters sold. An increase of 22.1% comparedContinue Reading »

New ‘90 Years BMW Motorrad’ App

New ‘90 Years BMW Motorrad’ App

A couple of weeks ago we brought you news of a new book, 90 Years BMW Motorrad, which celebrates BMW Motorrad’s history. At the time we mentioned a mobile app by the same publishers, teNeues, would be released soon. The 90 Years BMW Motorrad App can now be downloaded from the App Store for Apple’s iOS devicesContinue Reading »

Register and Compete Now for the GS Trophy 2014

Register and Compete Now for the GS Trophy 2014

The BMW Motorrad GS Trophy has been held every two years since its inception in 2008. This non-racing international skills competition for BMW GS riders is coming back for another round in 2014 and you have the opportunity to participate. Qualifying events are being planned now around the world. The qualifiers are unique competitions toContinue Reading »

90 Years BMW Motorrad Book Available Tomorrow

90 Years BMW Motorrad Book Available Tomorrow

If you would like to learn more about BMW Motorrad on its 90th anniversary, a new book is available tomorrow which is appropriately titled, 90 Years BMW Motorrad. At 304 pages it includes more than 200 color and black-and-white photographs with text in both English and German. It’s full of interesting tales from the BMW archives that showcaseContinue Reading »

BMW Motorrad Sees Double-Digit Growth in May 2013

BMW Motorrad Sees Double-Digit Growth in May 2013

BMW Motorrad had a successful May with global sales climbing 14.2% to 13,081 vehicles (prev. yr. 11,457) — an all time high for the month of May. In the first five months of 2013, BMW Motorrad increased sales by 7.1% to 52,400 (prev. yr. 48,918) motorcycles and maxi scooters. “We have achieved our best May resultContinue Reading »

BMW Motorrad Days Romania 2013

BMW Motorrad Days Romania 2013

Ninety years of BMW Motorrad is being celebrated across the world throughout 2013, with many motorcycle gatherings highlighting this landmark in the brand’s long history. Among them was one of the biggest motorcycle events in Eastern Europe, which welcomed riders from far and wide to Transylvania for a taste of two-wheeled fun, BMW Motorrad style.Continue Reading »

Jeremy Irons Takes BMW Motorrad Rider Training in Hungary

Jeremy Irons Takes BMW Motorrad Rider Training in Hungary

Academy award winner Jeremy Irons has completed a BMW Motorrad Rider Training course in Hungary. The actor, who has been making the TV series ‘The Borgias’ for several years in a studio near Budapest, was invited to the course by BMW Motorrad Hungary. Irons believes it is vital for motorcyclists to start off with the right trainingContinue Reading »

BMW and Castrol Team Up for WSBK Sweepstakes

BMW and Castrol Team Up for WSBK Sweepstakes

BMW Motorrad USA and Castrol have teamed up for World Superbike promotions. First, if you buy BMW Motorrad Original Lubricants (which are manufactured by Castrol for BMW Motorrad) or get your motorcycle serviced at a local BMW Motorrad dealer in the US starting June 1, 2013 you will receive a collectible pin featuring one of theContinue Reading »

Classic Boxer Sprint at BMW Motorrad Days 2013

Classic Boxer Sprint at BMW Motorrad Days 2013

With the phenomenal amount of interest following the unveiling of the BMW Concept Ninety homage motorcycle at the Concorso D’ Eleganza Villa D’ Este in Italy, the timing is perfect to reveal details of the first ever Classic Boxer Sprint that will be taking place at BMW Motorrad Days in July. Organized with our partnersContinue Reading »