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GS Trophy 2014: South African Team Selected

GS Trophy 2014: South African Team Selected

The team that will represent South Africa at the International GS Trophy 2014 has been announced after a selection weekend at Country TRAX, Mpumalanga in South Africa. Sixteen GS riders from South Africa entered and arrived at Country TRAX on the first weekend of August to battle for the three international team positions. In association withContinue Reading »

Authority R1200RT on Display in France

Authority R1200RT on Display in France

The BMW Motorrad dealer network has supplied police forces around the world with motorcycles for many years. The latest French order of BMW motorcycles was proudly on display on Bastille Day, with a squadron of R1200RT-mounted Republican Guard bikes making an appearance at the oldest and largest regular military parade in Europe. On the morningContinue Reading »

BMW Motorcycles Capture Tour de France Action

BMW Motorcycles Capture Tour de France Action

The Tour de France captivated the world for three weeks in July. The stunning HD television images were beamed to more than 150 countries via a fleet of BMW R1200RT and R1200GS Adventure motorcycles. Millions across the globe were enchanted by magnificent scenery, picturesque villages and the day-to-day drama of the Lycra-clad riders racing forContinue Reading »

BMW Motorrad Days 2013: Fun for 40,000

BMW Motorrad Days 2013: Fun for 40,000

The 13th BMW Motorrad Days proved that this annual event is one of the most popular motorcycling social gatherings in Europe. With record attendance on each one of its three days (July 5-7), the Bavarian town of Garmisch-Partenkirchen can also be clearly identified as ‘Mecca’ for the BMW Motorrad community. For those unfortunate to haveContinue Reading »

Charley Boorman To Explore USA on New BMW R1200GS

Charley Boorman To Explore USA on New BMW R1200GS

Filmmaker, author and adventure rider Charley Boorman will soon be heading to the United States of America for his next television project: Extreme Frontiers USA. This is the third chapter in the popular Extreme Frontiers TV series that has previously seen Boorman travel around the most remote and wild parts of Canada, as well asContinue Reading »

GS Trophy 2014: German and Alpine Teams Decided

GS Trophy 2014: German and Alpine Teams Decided

The place to be for adventure riders over the weekend of June 14-16 was Niedereschach in the Black Forest region of Germany, where the tenth annual Touratech Travel Event took place. Attracting thousands of overland enthusiasts from across Europe, the meeting also included the GS Trophy Germany competition, where aspiring enduro riders battled for places toContinue 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 »

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 »

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 »