In This Issue

BMW Motorcycle Magazine
Winter 2016 (Issue 33)

NEW 2017 BMWs

BMW R nineT Racer | Classic 1970’s sports motorcycle
BMW R nineT Pure | The basic Heritage roadster
BMW S1000 Series | Sporty R, RR and XR updates
BMW K1600GT | Reverse and shift assist added to GT
BMW K1600B | 160hp bagger for American highways
BMW C evolution | Electric scooter coming to the USA

FEATURES

Road Test: BMW G310R | First BMW roadster under 500cc and the first BMW motorcycle from India
Comparison Road Test: R nineT Or R nineT Scrambler | So similar and yet so different
Tech: Clear Air | Aerodynamic simulation in motorcycle construction

Custom Bikes

Dr. Jekill & Mr. Hyde | The R nineT with a split personality
Bavarian Fistfighter | Vintage-inspired modern café racer
Metamorphosis of an Airhead | Grocery-getter to CA canyon carver
Vive La Evolution | R1200R-based water-boxer scrambler
Dr. Mechanik | Heavy metal F800 scrambler

NEWS

BMW Motorrad Vision Next 100 | No gas, no helmet—the future of motorcycling
Sister’s Centennial Ride | Three-week transcontinental adventure
Erin Sills Speed Records | Records fall at the Bonneville Salt Flats
Racing | BMW racers take titles and make history
Interview: Berthold Hauser | BMW supporting S1000RR racers
And More… | Reese sets another record, fastest wheelie on ice

EDITORIAL

Sandy Cohen | More BMWs in America
Fred Rau | Rally reflections
Mail | Reader feedback

GEAR

Test: Outback 2 Jacket and Enterprise 2 Pants | Three season suit for ladies by Rev’It
Street Air | BMW Motorrad’s airbag-equipped jacket
ARC Textile Jacket | Modern, vintage-look by AGV Sport
Step it Up | New and different boots by IXS, SIDI, RSD
Test: UltraLight X, CAmp Lantern | Antigravity’s new adventure devices
What’s New | The latest in gear and accessories

GARAGE

Adjusting Camhead Valves | 2010+ boxer DIY maintenance

SKILLS

Between Rides | Maintenance skills to consider

DESTINATIONS

Bald Peaks | The Alps of northern Italy
Pure&Crafted | Music, motorcycles, films
Calendar | Upcoming events you can’t miss
Emerald Coast, FL | Destin to St. Joseph Bay

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