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Launch of BMW Motorcycle Production in Thailand

Launch of BMW Motorcycle Production in Thailand

BMW has announced the official start of production of the BMW F800R at the Rayong assembly plant in Thailand. “The BMW Group plant Rayong is the only plant in our global production network with 28 locations in 13 countries, in which the three brands — BMW , MINI and BMW Motorrad — are finished together,”Continue Reading »

BMW Motorcycle Magazine, Winter 2013 Available Now!

BMW Motorcycle Magazine, Winter 2013 Available Now!

The newest issue of BMW Motorcycle Magazine is now out, giving readers the latest and best with new model launches, customized classic BMWs, road tests, product reviews and more. The 2013 Winter issue features the introduction of three of the coolest new models from BMW Motorrad — ever! — the unique BMW R nineT, theContinue Reading »

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 Motorcycle Magazine, Fall 2012, Available Now

BMW Motorcycle Magazine, Fall 2012, Available Now

Bringing the latest in BMW news from around the globe, the Fall 2012 edition of BMW Motorcycle Magazine features new models, tech, events, gear, destinations and the best of custom machine inspirations. First, we introduce you to 2013’s updated F800GS and its sister, the newly named F700GS. These mid-class parallel twins join BMW’s popular enduro classContinue Reading »

BMW Motorrad 2013 Model Updates

BMW Motorrad 2013 Model Updates

BMW Motorrad has announced updates to their 2013 model year lineup. Not all models, colors or packages will be available in all markets so contact your dealership for specifics. They should be able to order available models starting in August 2012. While ABS was standard on models imported to the US in 2012, the bigContinue Reading »

Blacked-out F800R Available in Italy

Blacked-out F800R Available in Italy

While BMW motorcycles are available in a range of colors, recent all-black versions have become an exotic, stylish choice with mass-appeal. “Triple Black” versions of the F800GS, R1200GS and R1200GS Adventure have sold well in the last couple of years. So, it’s no surprise BMW would come out with another all black version, this timeContinue Reading »

Pfeiffer Entertains Cruise at Mission Impossible Premiere

Pfeiffer Entertains Cruise at Mission Impossible Premiere

Chris Pfeiffer is renowned for entertaining crowds with his incredible stunt displays on his BMW F800R, but at the European premiere of the latest Mission Impossible blockbuster: Ghost Protocol, even Chris was surprised when one of the world’s biggest movie stars personally asked him to perform. The stunt superstar had been asked by Paramount PicturesContinue Reading »

EICMA 2011: The BMW Motorrad and Husqvarna Overview

EICMA 2011: The BMW Motorrad and Husqvarna Overview

At a packed BMW Motorrad and Husqvarna press conference on the opening day of the EICMA motorcycle exhibition in Milan, Italy, there were several themes in evidence – and all of them positive. With record worldwide sales predicted for 2011, it was the perfect time and place for the brand to unveil two more additionsContinue Reading »

EICMA 2011: Updated BMW F800R

EICMA 2011: Updated BMW F800R

The fast and agile BMW F800R, which has been on the market since 2009, is getting a visual makeover for 2012. Introduced at the 2011 EICMA show, the 2012 F800R has new front side trim which also serves as radiator covers. These and the mud guards are now finished in the body color with theContinue Reading »

F800R Wins French Road Rally Championship

F800R Wins French Road Rally Championship

Nicolas Derrien, riding the Panda Moto dealership BMW F800R has won the Road Rally Championship of France. The six-round Championship is staged on closed public roads and on racetracks around France with riders competing against the clock to negotiate the twisting and highly technical roads on a variety of special stages. The multi-day rallies takeContinue Reading »