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BMW Motorrad Releases their First Bagger, the K1600B

BMW Motorrad Releases their First Bagger, the K1600B

BMW Motorrad is extending their six-cylinder model range with a new cruiser-styled touring bike. The new K1600B, as in Bagger, follows the Concept 101 design study which was revealed at the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este in the Spring of 2015. The Bagger is a popular style of motorcycle in the USA and this bike is obviously BMW… Continue Reading »

2017 BMW Motorrad Rider Equipment Portfolio Released

2017 BMW Motorrad Rider Equipment Portfolio Released

BMW Motorrad has released their 2017 apparel lineup with some new and updated products. You’ll be able to purchase them soon at your BMW retailer. But, as always, some items will not be available in some regions — for example, BMW does not import their helmets into the USA. The entirely new EnduroGuard suit is… Continue Reading »

New for 2017: BMW R nineT Racer and R nineT Pure

New for 2017: BMW R nineT Racer and R nineT Pure

BMW Motorrad has introduced several new and updated models today including this update to the R nineT line. Two new models have been presented: the R nine T Racer and R nineT Pure – that add two exciting variations to the BMW Motorrad Heritage line. Read BMW’s press release below and check out all the… Continue Reading »

Racing Update: Three More Champions for the BMW S1000RR at IRRC, AARR and FR EU

Racing Update: Three More Champions for the BMW S1000RR at IRRC, AARR and FR EU

Last weekend, three more championship crowns were added to the collections of BMW Motorrad racers. In the International Road Racing Championship (IRRC), Vincent Lonbois (BE) took the title with fellow BMW riders Sébastien Le Grelle (BE) and Didier Grams (DE) finishing the season in second and third overall. Lukáš Pešek (CZ) secured the title in… Continue Reading »

New BMW Motorrad Airbag Jacket by Alpinestars

New BMW Motorrad Airbag Jacket by Alpinestars

BMW Motorrad is launching the BMW Motorrad Street Air by Alpinestars, an advanced airbag system offering comprehensive upper body protection and the freedom to ride a motorcycle in both on- and off-road situations. The technology adopted from the current Alpinestars Tech-Air® street airbag system – a system requiring no motorcycle-mounted sensors. The airbag system of… Continue Reading »

Racing Update: BMW Racer Mackenzie Takes British Superstock Title. Also Racing in France, Germany and Malaysia

Racing Update: BMW Racer Mackenzie Takes British Superstock Title. Also Racing in France, Germany and Malaysia

BMW Motorrad racer Taylor Mackenzie (GB) was crowned champion last weekend in the Superstock class of the British Superbike Championship (BSB STK) – in a race that saw a top-3-lockout for the BMW S1000RR. There were podium finishes also for Christian Iddon (GB) in the Superbike class of the BSB (BSB SBK) as well as… Continue Reading »

Racing Update: Päivärinta/Kainulainen Win Championship with BMW-Powered Sidecar

Racing Update: Päivärinta/Kainulainen Win Championship with BMW-Powered Sidecar

At the season finale in Donington (GB), Finnish duo Pekka Päivärinta/Kirsi Kainulainen were crowned the 2016 FIM Sidecar World Champions. Kainulainen is the first ever woman to win a world title in road racing. Their 44-Racing sidecar is powered by a BMW S1000RR engine and they were supported BMW Motorrad Motorsport experts with engine hardware… Continue Reading »