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Success for Husqvarna at Enduro World Championship Opener

Success for Husqvarna at Enduro World Championship Opener

The Husqvarna CH Racing Monster Energy Team saw plenty of success in the opening round of the 2011 Enduro World Championship. The team saw no fewer than five team riders on the podium including Juha Salminen and Antoine Meo taking early leads in the Enduro 1 and Enduro 2 classes respectively. With Juha and team-mateContinue Reading »

Podium finish for Letti at the Tough One

Podium finish for Letti at the Tough One

Husqvarna Monster Energy Speedbrain rider Andreas “Letti” Lettenbichler scored a hard-fought, but well deserved third place finish at the seventh edition of the Tough One extreme enduro race in the north of England on March 13. Steve Ireland, the Tough One mastermind, had moved his three-hour race to a new venue for 2011 — theContinue Reading »

Husqvarna-CH Racing Team Unveiled

Husqvarna-CH Racing Team Unveiled

Husqvarna Motorcycles has unveiled its sporting plans for 2011. Team Husqvarna-CH Racing will be competing in all rounds of this year’s Enduro World Championship (WEC), as well as contesting several national enduro series, the International Six Days Enduro and even indoor enduro championships. There are seven WEC riders entered in the 2011 series, consisting ofContinue Reading »

BMW Motorcycle Magazine, Spring 2011, Available Now!

BMW Motorcycle Magazine, Spring 2011, Available Now!

The Spring 2011 BMW Motorcycle Magazine (issue #10) 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 »

Husqvarna on Podium at Roof of Africa

Husqvarna on Podium at Roof of Africa

Two Team BMW Husqvarna Motorsport riders are celebrating great results in this year’s infamously grueling Roof of Africa hard enduro event (see previous post). The 42nd annual race, through the bone-jarring terrain of the mountainous Kingdom of Lesotho, saw Andreas ‘Letti’ Lettenbichler take a podium place on a WR300 Husqvarna machine, while Husky riding team-mateContinue 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 »

BMW Riders Prepare for Roof of Africa Hard Enduro

BMW Riders Prepare for Roof of Africa Hard Enduro

With less than a week before the engines start in the infamously demanding Roof of Africa Hard Enduro, riders are gearing up for a course which could make or break them. The 42nd Roof of Africa will see three BMW Motorrad/Husqvarna riders tackle rocky mountainsides, sheer climbs and treacherous downhill routes in a test ofContinue Reading »

Italian Team Selected for GS Trophy

Italian Team Selected for GS Trophy

All the line-ups for the BMW Motorrad International GS Trophy 2010 have now been confirmed. The last team were the Italians which were selected at the BMW GS Academy in Tuscany. Now that the final selections have taken place, a total of 10 teams from 13 different countries will join the Challenge in southern AfricaContinue Reading »

Organizing the GS Trophy

Organizing the GS Trophy

Jan du Toit’s relationship with BMW and the GS model range goes back a long way. Not only has the South African been riding BMW motorcycles since 1986, but the first ever GS Challenge was actually staged on his farm in 2004. That event was initiated by Pieter de Waal (now Vice President, BMW MotorradContinue Reading »

Kirssi captures fourth consecutive XCC victory

Kirssi captures fourth consecutive XCC victory

Simo Kirssi is on a roll. The Finn has taken yet another win in the European Cross Country Championship (XCC), as he dominated round three of the Austrian Cross Country Championship (ACC) at Türnitz. The BMW Husqvarna Motorsport rider came from behind aboard his BMW G450X to control the two-hour moto. Kirssi started with numberContinue Reading »