Issue #39 of the BMW Motorcycle Magazine. Featuring the "anti-retro" R nineT custom; on- and off-road tests of the completely new BMW F850GS and F750GS; the verdict after our one-year, 12,500-mile long-term BMW S1000XR test (plus tires, exhausts and seats compared); replay review of the powerful, dynamic and cheaper GT alternatives, the BMW K1300GT and K1200GT; plus nine gauntlet gloves tested, dropped bike prep, Ireland & Alaska rides.
Test: BMW F850GS | Off-road on the new mid-class GS!
Test: BMW F750GS | The entry-level twin tested and compared
BAAK Motorcyclettes | French workshop and its 9T bobber
BMW K1200GT & K1300GT | Consider the great (and cheap) GT
Long-Term: BMW S1000XR | A full year and 12,500 miles of testing. What’s the verdict?
BMX to BMW | Two-wheel teenage dreams grow up
Dark Fighter | Anti-retro R nineT from Beijing
Kompressor | Supercharged K wheelie battles
The House of Machines LA | BMW partners with THoM in LA
New Rubber 2018 | Bridgestone, Dunlop and Metzeler tires
Racing | Season openers for S1000RR racers, R1200GS Rallye bikes prepped for GS Trophy, and BoxerCup returns!
And More… | Stunt show, BMW personnel changes
Sandy Cohen | The first is always the best
Fred Rau | Motorcycles and sex
Mail | Reader feedback
Test: Gauntlet Gloves | Nine all-season gloves compared, plus construction and tech
Test: Shoei Neotec II and Sena SRL Comm | The flip-up has evolved
Test: Rev’It Horizon 2 Ladies | Adventure jacket and pants reinvented
Siebenrock Classic GS | Parts range updates the airhead GS
What’s New | The latest in gear and accessories
Adventure Ramblings | The fear of dropping your bike
Wild Atlantic Way | West coast of Ireland
Calendar | Upcoming events you can’t miss
Denali Highway | Alaska’s pristine landscape
- 100 Pages
- 8.38 x 10.88 in. (21.3 x 27.6 cm)
- Perfect Bound
- Four Color Process