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Nine BMW Motorcycles Win Awards in 2018 Reader’s Choice

Nine BMW Motorcycles Win Awards in 2018 Reader’s Choice

Nine BMW motorcycles received awards from German Motorrad magazine’s annual reader’s vote. The BMW R1200RS won in the “Touring Bike/Sports Touring Bike” category while the S1000XR took the crown in the “Crossover” category. The XR dominated with a commanding a 24.2 percent share of the vote and was, once again, the most highly ranked model among… 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 »

Racing Update: Double Podium for BMW Rider Matteo Ferrari in Italy

Racing Update: Double Podium for BMW Rider Matteo Ferrari in Italy

BMW rider Matteo Ferrari (ITA) wrapped up the 2017 season with a double podium at Vallelunga (ITA) in the Italian Superbike Championship (CIV). Also on last weekend’s schedule was the final round of the Australian Superbike Championship (ASBK). Italian Superbike Championship at Vallelunga, Italy. The sixth and final round of the 2017 Italian Superbike Championship… Continue Reading »

Racing Update: Markus Reiterberger (IDM) and Carmelo Morales (CEV) Win Again

Racing Update: Markus Reiterberger (IDM) and Carmelo Morales (CEV) Win Again

Three wins and a total of five podium finishes sums up the weekend for BMW racers. In the FIM Superstock 1000 European Championship (STK1000), Italian Federico Sandi raced onto the rostrum at Magny-Cours (FRA). Champion Markus Reiterberger (GER) concluded the 2017 season in the International German Championship (IDM) in style, by claiming another double win… Continue Reading »

Racing Update: BMW Racers Le Grelle (IRRC) and Brunet-Lugardon (FR EU) Crowned Champions

Racing Update: BMW Racers Le Grelle (IRRC) and Brunet-Lugardon (FR EU) Crowned Champions

Last weekend, Sébastien Le Grelle (BEL) and Florian Brunet-Lugardon (FRA) secured title numbers six and seven of the season for the BMW Motorrad Motorsport community. Le Grelle was crowned champion in the International Road Racing Championship (IRRC), Brunet-Lugardon in the French European Bikes Championship (FR EU). The season finale was also held in the South… Continue Reading »