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Racing Update: Superstock One-Two in Europe and a Win in America for the BMW S1000RR

Racing Update: Superstock One-Two in Europe and a Win in America for the BMW S1000RR

Last weekend saw the FIM Superstock 1000 European Championship (STK1000) get underway with a one-two victory for the BMW S1000RR riders: Markus Reiterberger (GER) won ahead of second-placed Roberto Tamburini (ITA). In the British Superbike Championship (BSB), Michael Laverty (GBR) finished third in the Superbike class, while Keith Farmer (GBR) and Chrissy Rouse (GBR) each… Continue Reading »

Racing Update: Carmelo Morales Wins Opener in Spain, One-Two for BMW Racers in Italy

Racing Update: Carmelo Morales Wins Opener in Spain, One-Two for BMW Racers in Italy

The first races of the year in the Spanish Championship (RFME CEV), the Italian Superbike Championship (CIV) and the Italian National Trophy 1000 (INT) took place last weekend. In the RFME CEV, champion Carmelo Morales (ESP) began his title defense with a win. His Graphenano EasyRace teammate, Julian Miralles (ESP), reached the podium in the… Continue Reading »

Racing Update: Season Openers in Great Britain and France

Racing Update: Season Openers in Great Britain and France

Wheels are turning again in Great Britain and France: the Easter weekend saw the start of the 2018 season in the British Superbike Championship (BSB), the French Superbike Championship (FSBK) and the French European Bikes Championship (FR EU). In the British Superbike Championship Superstock class (BSB STK), Keith Farmer (GBR / Tyco BMW Motorrad) reached… Continue Reading »

BMW BoxerCup Races Return with Identical R nineT Racers

BMW BoxerCup Races Return with Identical R nineT Racers

From 2001 to 2004, BMW Motorrad thrilled spectators with a single-brand racing series, the international BMW Motorrad BoxerCup. Featuring identically prepared R1100S motorcycles, the closely-fought races were held on race weekends alongside events such as the MotoGP and World Superbike Championship (they were even raced in events at Daytona). Now, after announcing their intention to… Continue Reading »

2018 Season Begins in Australia for BMW Racers

2018 Season Begins in Australia for BMW Racers

Winter break is over! BMW S1000RR racers got the global 2018 racing season underway last weekend. The first races of the year took place at Phillip Island in Australia, where the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship (WorldSBK) and the Australian Superbike Championship (ASBK) held their season openers. In the WorldSBK, former MotoGP rider Loris Baz… Continue Reading »

2017 BMW Motorrad Race Trophy Won by Markus Reiterberger with Max Points

2017 BMW Motorrad Race Trophy Won by Markus Reiterberger with Max Points

Markus Reiterberger (GER) has won the 2017 BMW Motorrad Race Trophy. Having previously won this competition in its inaugural season back in 2014, Reiterberger has now been crowned the top BMW Motorrad privateer in the world for the second time. The German scored a maximum 500 points this season. Second place went to Sébastien Le Grelle… Continue Reading »