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GlobeBusters Tour Returns After 8-1/2-Months

GlobeBusters Tour Returns After 8-1/2-Months

After spending eight-and-a-half months on the road, crossing five continents and covering 40,000 miles, the adventure is finally over for a group of ambitious travelers. Welsh motorbike expedition company GlobeBusters set off from Austria in November and guided a team of BMW motorcycle riders across Europe, Africa, South and Central America, Australia and Asia. They… Continue Reading »

A Polar Adventure for Explorer Michael Martin

A Polar Adventure for Explorer Michael Martin

Scaring away polar bears and leaving a stationary motorcycle running for hours at a time to beat engine failure were all part of the adventure on Michael Martin’s latest trip. The explorer is known for visiting the world’s deserts and capturing stunning photographs. But on his latest journey, he tackled a different kind of barren… Continue Reading »

Asian Adventure for Charity Aboard F800GS

Asian Adventure for Charity Aboard F800GS

Success can be measured in many ways but after traveling for 125 days on his BMW F800GS, Hong Kong-based Australian, Morgan Parker was more satisfied than he had ever previously been. He had reached Brisbane, the city of his birth, after an adventure that took him through 10 countries over an amazing variety of terrains… Continue Reading »

New Husqvarna Racing Collection Apparel

New Husqvarna Racing Collection Apparel

Husqvarna Motorcycles has always been about motorsport, and with over 50 years of activity in various motorcycle sports all around the world, the company can proudly boast 78 world titles to date, including one achieved just last year in the Enduro  World Championships in the E1 class on the TE250. With Husqvarna factory riders currently… Continue Reading »

Anna Featured in BMW Motorrad Days Fashion Shoot

Anna Featured in BMW Motorrad Days Fashion Shoot

Updated (see below). Thanks to the ‘Motorcycles-Girls-Fashion’ Facebook site, model and marketing management student Anna has been chosen to be featured in two BMW Motorrad Days-themed photo-shoots. The 24-year-old German is not interested in cars and chooses to have only a motorcycle license. She always makes the time to ride despite a heavy study load… Continue Reading »

Travels into Iraq

Travels into Iraq

Few adventurers, no matter how bold, would willingly travel solo through Iraq. But Miquel Silvestre’s reason for going there was simple – he did not trust the TV news to tell him what the country was like, so he wanted to explore it for himself. The BMW Motorrad devotee owns three BMW motorcycles, but chose… Continue Reading »

A Video Tribute to a Father

A Video Tribute to a Father

When Richard Costello was involved in an accident while riding his 1958 BMW R50 more than 40 years ago, he promised his pregnant wife he wouldn’t ride again until their children had grown up. Decades passed, and Richard never made it back into the saddle. But he couldn’t bear to part with his machine and… Continue Reading »