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Racing Update: Jordan Szoke Defends Title in Canada, Double Top-Five Lock-Out for BMW at IRRC

Racing Update: Jordan Szoke Defends Title in Canada, Double Top-Five Lock-Out for BMW at IRRC

Jordan Szoke (CA) is crowned champion in the 2016 season for the second year on his BMW S1000RR. At Bowmanville (CA), he completed his clean sweep of seven wins in seven races and successfully defended his title in the Canadian Superbike Championship (CSBK). Dominant performances were also seen by Vincent Lonbois (BE) and Sébastien Le… Continue Reading »

Racing Update: BMW S1000RR Dominates in IRRC, BSB Superstock

Racing Update: BMW S1000RR Dominates in IRRC, BSB Superstock

Success at three different racing events for the BMW racers last weekend. In the FIM Sidecar World Championship (SWC), Finnish duo Pekka Päivärinta and Kirsi Kainulainen extended their overall lead by finishing second in Assen (NL). In the British Superbike Championship (BSB) Superstock race in Brands Hatch (GB), Taylor Mackenzie (GB) and Ian Hutchinson (GB)… Continue Reading »

Racing Update: More Podiums in IDM; Plus EWC, CIV, RSA Racing

Racing Update: More Podiums in IDM; Plus EWC, CIV, RSA Racing

It was another busy weekend for BMW S1000RR riders with four events on three continents. The 2016 FIM Endurance World Championship (EWC) season continued in Japan with the famous “Suzuka 8 Hours.” In the Superbike IDM / International German Championship (IDM), Mathieu Gines (FR) and Bastien Mackels (BE) claimed further podium finishes for the BMW S1000RR… Continue Reading »

Racing Update: Wins for the S1000RR in Britain, Belgium and Malaysia

Racing Update: Wins for the S1000RR in Britain, Belgium and Malaysia

BMW Motorrad racers were successful In the British Superbike Championship (BSB), International Road Racing Championship (IRRC) and Malaysia Superbike Championship (MSC) last weekend. In total, they claimed five wins and a further seven podium finishes. British Superbike Championship in Thruxton, Great Britain. For the sixth round of the 2016 British Superbike Championship (BSB), the BMW teams… Continue Reading »

BMW Motorrad’s Best First Half of Year in History

BMW Motorrad’s Best First Half of Year in History

For the fourth time in a row, BMW Motorrad has set a new record for sales for the first half of a year. A total of 80,754 motorcycles and maxi scooters were supplied to customers worldwide through June 2016 (prev. yr.: 78,418 units). This is an increase of 3.0% and it’s the first time BMW Motorrad was able… Continue Reading »

Racing Update: Wins & Podiums for the S1000RR at CEV, FSBK, FR EU and CIV

Racing Update: Wins & Podiums for the S1000RR at CEV, FSBK, FR EU and CIV

Chilean Maximilian Scheib picks up another win in the FIM CEV Superbike European Championship (CEV). There were also wins and podiums in the French Superbike Championship (FSBK), the French European Bikes Championship (FR EU) and the Italian Superbike Championship (CIV). And for the BMW Motorrad Race Trophy there are now 129 BMW racers registered – a new record.… Continue Reading »

Racing Update: Historic Sidecar Win for Päivärinta/Kainulainen, Jordan Szoke Unbeaten in Canada

Racing Update: Historic Sidecar Win for Päivärinta/Kainulainen, Jordan Szoke Unbeaten in Canada

With their victory in the FIM Sidecar World Championship (SWC), Finnish BMW duo Pekka Päivärinta and Kirsi Kainulainen wrote history: Kainulainen is the first women ever to take a win in a world championship road race. In Canada, reigning champion Jordan Szoke (CA) remains unbeaten. The BMW S1000RR rider won both races of the Canadian Superbike… Continue Reading »