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GS Trophy 2012 Gets Started: Day 1

GS Trophy 2012 Gets Started: Day 1

The BMW Motorrad’s 2012 International GS Trophy is underway. The South America 2012 event is the third edition of the GS Trophy, with previous events taking place in South Africa in 2010 and Tunisia in 2008. This time we will see 15 teams, comprising 45 riders from 19 nations, competing. The GS Trophy will see the… Continue Reading »

BMW Motorcycle Magazine, Winter 2012, Available Now!

BMW Motorcycle Magazine, Winter 2012, Available Now!

The water-cooled GS is finally here! This revolutionary motorcycle was launched at this year’s Intermot show in Germany and features the latest generation boxer engine from BMW. Our Winter issue brings you all the news from specs to tech to design. Through tables, diagrams and timeline, the progress from oilhead to hexhead to camhead to… Continue Reading »

Scrambler Special Section Preview

Scrambler Special Section Preview

The Winter 2012 edition of our BMW Motorcycle Magazine is mailing out to subscribers now and we should have copies to order from our website next week. In the meantime, I thought you might enjoy seeing a few additional, unused photos of the terrific custom motorcycles featured in our Winter issue’s Scrambler Special Section. Sure,… Continue Reading »

GS Trophy 2012: The FAQ

GS Trophy 2012: The FAQ

We are now just a few weeks away from the start of the third BMW Motorrad GS Trophy and so, BMW Motorrad has put together some FAQ of what to expect. The 2012 edition of the International GS Trophy will take place on the tracks and trails of the lower Andes of Chile and Argentina in… Continue Reading »

GS Trophy 2012: South African Team Announced

GS Trophy 2012: South African Team Announced

Yet another team has been confirmed for the forthcoming International GS Trophy in South America, bringing the total number of teams that are participating in this exciting event to 15—the highest number yet. Following a grueling three-day challenge at the Country Trax off-road academy in Mpumalanga, the three members of Team South Africa have been… Continue Reading »

First GS Trophy Competition in France

First GS Trophy Competition in France

BMW Motorrad France recently organized its first ever national GS Trophy event and the 60 competitors who signed up enjoyed three days of friendly competition amid the fantastic surroundings of the Orange region. Run in partnership with Touratech France and open to all GS machines — from the original R80G/S of the 1980s right up… Continue Reading »