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CSBK Champ, McCormick, to Race in FIM Supersport 1000

CSBK Champ, McCormick, to Race in FIM Supersport 1000

The newly crowned 2011 Canadian Superbike Champion (CSBK), Brett McCormick, will be racing in the final two rounds of the FIM Superstock 1000 Championship for the Garnier Alpha Racing Team aboard a BMW S1000RR. The 10-round championship series uses machinery and rules similar to the CSBK that McCormick is familiar with and competes at allContinue Reading »

S1000RR Camera Bike for 1 Series M Coupé Film

S1000RR Camera Bike for 1 Series M Coupé Film

BMW Group Canada recently produced two short films to show off the new BMW 1 Series M Coupé. The stunts were designed to be exciting and unique and hopefully create something that would be talked about. The first was a precision drift on the top of the 1,018ft US Bank Tower, in Los Angeles. TheContinue Reading »

McCormick Returns to Canadian Superbike

McCormick Returns to Canadian Superbike

BMW Motorrad Canada announced that Brett “The Kid” McCormick has signed up to ride alongside Michael Ferreira for BMW Motorrad Canada Superbike Team in the Parts Canada Superbike Championship. Brett spent 2010 riding in the United States for the Michael Jordan Motorsport Team. The 19-year old from Saskatoon brings with him a wealth of racingContinue 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 »

Canada’s GS Challenge on September 17-19

Canada’s GS Challenge on September 17-19

The fourth edition of the GS Challenge will take place on September 17-18-19 at the Lac Beauregard pourvoirie in Mont-Laurier. Sponsored by BMW Motorrad Canada and the motorcycle riding improvement school Sécurité Active (division of Moto Internationale), the GS Challenge is a weekend of challenges, skill and dexterity where camaraderie and team spirit are aContinue Reading »

Rocky Mountain GS Challenge

Rocky Mountain GS Challenge

Canada is the world’s second largest country by total area, so getting BMW fans together for events is never easy, even if they are long-distance riders! For the past few years, there has been an Eastern GS Challenge in Quebec, but a new addition for this year is the Rocky Mountain GS Challenge, which willContinue Reading »

BMW Canada Will Host Summerfest 2010

BMW Canada Will Host Summerfest 2010

Continuing its annual tradition for the fourth consecutive year, BMW Motorrad Canada is hosting Summerfest 2010 at Mosport International Raceway from July 9 – 11, 2010. Mosport Raceway is in Ontario, Canada, about 60 miles east of Toronto. Strategically scheduled to coincide with the 4th and 5th rounds of this year’s Parts Canada Superbike Championship,Continue Reading »