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Jeremy Irons Takes BMW Motorrad Rider Training in Hungary

Jeremy Irons Takes BMW Motorrad Rider Training in Hungary

Academy award winner Jeremy Irons has completed a BMW Motorrad Rider Training course in Hungary. The actor, who has been making the TV series ‘The Borgias’ for several years in a studio near Budapest, was invited to the course by BMW Motorrad Hungary. Irons believes it is vital for motorcyclists to start off with the right trainingContinue Reading »

BMW Driverless Running Coach

BMW Driverless Running Coach

As an official sponsor of 2012 Olympic Games in London, BMW has been inspired to develop a new technology helping customers to boost their fitness in the run up to the Games. The new driverless Running Coach feature uses a combination of ConnectedDrive technologies and surround view cameras to enable the car to follow theContinue Reading »

BMW Motorrad Motorsport Riders Get Fit for 2011

BMW Motorrad Motorsport Riders Get Fit for 2011

As part of their physical preparations for the 2011 Superbike World Championship, Troy Corser (AUS) and Leon Haslam (GBR) are training at the BMW fitness camp. This week they are in Stephanskirchen, Germany, where they are joined by Team BMW Motorrad Italia SBK riders, James Toseland (GBR) and Ayrton Badovini (ITA), and BMW enduro rider,Continue Reading »

BMW Preps for 2011 WSBK in the Wind Tunnel

BMW Preps for 2011 WSBK in the Wind Tunnel

Team BMW Motorrad Motorsport continues its preparation for the 2011 FIM Superbike World Championship. Yesterday, works riders Troy Corser (AUS) and Leon Haslam (GBR) spent the afternoon in the BMW Group’s wind tunnel in Munich, Germany. The intention was to aerodynamically optimize the riding positions of Troy and Leon on their BMW S1000RR motorcycles. WithContinue Reading »

Touratech Prepares for 2010 GS Trophy

Touratech Prepares for 2010 GS Trophy

The 2010 BMW GS Trophy in South Africa is fast approaching and teams from many countries are making preparations for the international event. The GS Trophy is held every two years at different locations around the World. The 2008 Trophy was held in the unforgiving desert sands of Tunisia. The 2010 competition will start inContinue Reading »

Free S1000RR Safety Package for Active Duty Military

Free S1000RR Safety Package for Active Duty Military

The World’s Fastest Superbike is also the Safest BMW Motorrad USA has launched a promotion to help America’s servicemen and women ride more safely. Active-duty* military personnel who purchase a new BMW S1000RR from August 19, 2010 until December 31, 2010, will receive a free safety package, including Race ABS & Dynamic Traction Control worthContinue Reading »

More Motorcyclists Calls for More Safety Training

More Motorcyclists Calls for More Safety Training

Summer’s here and more motorcyclists are hitting the roads than ever before.  According to a recent survey by the Motorcycle Industry Council, the number of motorcycles owned and used in America grew 19 percent since 2003. That means an estimated 25 million people – equal to the population of Michigan! – swung a leg overContinue Reading »