BMW Motorcycle Magazine, Fall 2016

Issue #32 of the BMW Motorcycle Magazine. Featuring R1200GS vs S1000XR comparison test, BMW Lac Rose (a Paris-Dakar Rally R nineT) & R5 Hommage cruiser, tire tests, heated gear review, DIY for 4V boxers, Oregon & Africa tours

$6.95

 

FEATURES

Comparison Test: R1200GS vs. S1000XR | Comparing the new “adventure sport” with the world’s most popular big enduro

Custom Bikes

Steel Racer | Steel, leather and white-walled R100
Divining Rod | Half-faired R1200R cafe racer
Optimus Praëm | ’80s Suzuka 8 Hour replica S1000RR
Grasshopper | Delicate, powerful and green R100
R6Z | K1600-based muscle roadster

NEWS

New: BMW Lac Rose | R nineT gets Paris-Dakar Rally makeover
New: BMW R5 Hommage | A retro cruiser future is imagined
2017 Model Updates | New colors and tech to meet EU4 regs
Intelligent Emergency Call | Call button for accident rescue
Riders in the Storm | BMW G310R becomes comic book hero
Racing | One-two at Senior TT! Success at NW200
And More… | World record ride, Best of Show 1925 R37

EDITORIAL

Sandy Cohen | Riding the retro wave
Fred Rau | Life on the road
Mail | Your comments

GEAR

Test: Venture Heat | Electric jacket, pants and gloves
Test: Roadtec 01 | Metzeler’s new sport touring tire
Test: Anakee Wild | Michelin’s new knobby tire
Test: Rev’it Tornado 2 | Three-season coverage suit
Test: Corbin R1200RT-LC Seat | New heated aftermarket seat
What’s New | The latest in gear and accessories

PEOPLE

When the Road Ends | Samarawickrama’s global adventure book

GARAGE

Adjusting Boxer Valves | ’93-09 R1200 DIY maintenance guide

SKILLS

Professional Attitude | Get serious and get safer

DESTINATIONS

The Mild West | Oregon from Pacific Ocean to sand dunes
Cairo to Cape Town | Traveling the length of Africa
Calendar | Upcoming events you can’t miss
BMW Motorrad Days 2016 | Germany’s annual BMW motorcycle event

 

 

Product Info:

Pages:
116 Pages
Size:
8.38 x 10.88 in. (21.3 x 27.6 cm)
Paper:
Glossy
Binding:
Perfect Bound
Color:
Four Color Process