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BMW Motorrad Sales Up 31% in June—Best Six Months in History

BMW Motorrad Sales Up 31% in June—Best Six Months in History

Updated. BMW Motorrad closed the first half of 2015 with a new six-month sales record. A total of 78,418 motorcycles and maxi scooters were supplied worldwide as of June 2015 (prev. yr.: 70,978 units). This represents an increase of 10.5% over the equivalent period in the previous year. BMW Motorrad also set a new record… Continue Reading »

BMW R1200GS TripleBlack Coming in 2016, Along with Other Model Year Paintwork Updates

BMW R1200GS TripleBlack Coming in 2016, Along with Other Model Year Paintwork Updates

For the 2016 model year, BMW Motorrad is offering several updated paint schemes including a special edition R1200GS TripleBlack. These models can be ordered from all BMW Motorrad dealers starting in August 2015. BMW F800GT. As of model year 2016, the BMW F800GT will be available in the following new color combination: Monolith metallic matt… Continue Reading »

Racing Update: Thrills on Four Continents

Racing Update: Thrills on Four Continents

BMW riders were in action in championships on a four continents last weekend. In the French European Bikes Championship (FR EU) BMW S1000RR racers claimed a one-two-three. In the FIM Sidecar World Championship (SWC) two BMW pairings stepped onto the podium at Pannoniaring (HU). In Canada, BMW privateer Jordan Szoke (CA) celebrated his second win… Continue Reading »

Racing Update: BMW Privateers Race in WSBK, STK1000, BSB, CEV, SWC and AARR

Racing Update: BMW Privateers Race in WSBK, STK1000, BSB, CEV, SWC and AARR

Roberto Tamburini (IT) has re-taken the lead in the 2015 BMW Motorrad Race Trophy. The Motoxracing rider claimed another podium in the FIM Superstock 1000 Cup (STK1000) last weekend at Misano, Italy. Privateer BMW Motorrad riders have also been successful in several other international series and world championships. Ayrton Badovini (IT) and wildcard starter Markus… Continue Reading »

Racing Update: Double Win in IDM for Reiterberger, Strong Performances at the Isle of Man, and More

Racing Update: Double Win in IDM for Reiterberger, Strong Performances at the Isle of Man, and More

The lead in the 2015 BMW Motorrad Race Trophy has changed again: last year’s winner Markus Reiterberger (DE) has taken the top spot in the rankings this week. The Van Zon-Remeha-BMW rider keeps dominating the SUPERBIKE*IDM (IDM) and celebrated another double win at the Nürburgring (DE). The Isle of Man TT (IOMTT) concluded with the… Continue Reading »

Racing Update: Success for the S1000RR in England and France

Racing Update: Success for the S1000RR in England and France

The privateer BMW Motorrad riders have been in action successfully at two venues last weekend: Great Britain’s Donington Park and Le Vigeant in France. At Donington, Ayrton Badovini (IT) scored another top-five finish on his BMW S1000RR in the Superbike World Championship. Roberto Tamburini (IT) enjoyed podium honors in the FIM Superstock 1000 Cup, while… Continue Reading »