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Racing Update: First and Third for BMW Racers in Brazil

Racing Update: First and Third for BMW Racers in Brazil

The BMW Motorrad Motorsport teams raced successfully in South America last weekend. In Londrina, Brazil, the seventh round of the 2016 SuperBike Series Brazil (BRSBK) was held. Once again a BMW S1000RR rider stood on the top step of the podium: Diego Pierluigi (AR) of the BMW Motorrad Alex Barros Racing team. Championship leader Danilo… Continue Reading »

Racing Update: Three More Champions for the BMW S1000RR at IRRC, AARR and FR EU

Racing Update: Three More Champions for the BMW S1000RR at IRRC, AARR and FR EU

Last weekend, three more championship crowns were added to the collections of BMW Motorrad racers. In the International Road Racing Championship (IRRC), Vincent Lonbois (BE) took the title with fellow BMW riders Sébastien Le Grelle (BE) and Didier Grams (DE) finishing the season in second and third overall. Lukáš Pešek (CZ) secured the title in… Continue Reading »

Racing Update: BMW Racer Mackenzie Takes British Superstock Title. Also Racing in France, Germany and Malaysia

Racing Update: BMW Racer Mackenzie Takes British Superstock Title. Also Racing in France, Germany and Malaysia

BMW Motorrad racer Taylor Mackenzie (GB) was crowned champion last weekend in the Superstock class of the British Superbike Championship (BSB STK) – in a race that saw a top-3-lockout for the BMW S1000RR. There were podium finishes also for Christian Iddon (GB) in the Superbike class of the BSB (BSB SBK) as well as… Continue Reading »

Racing Update: Päivärinta/Kainulainen Win Championship with BMW-Powered Sidecar

Racing Update: Päivärinta/Kainulainen Win Championship with BMW-Powered Sidecar

At the season finale in Donington (GB), Finnish duo Pekka Päivärinta/Kirsi Kainulainen were crowned the 2016 FIM Sidecar World Champions. Kainulainen is the first ever woman to win a world title in road racing. Their 44-Racing sidecar is powered by a BMW S1000RR engine and they were supported BMW Motorrad Motorsport experts with engine hardware… Continue Reading »