2017 BMW HP4 Race BMW releases elite HP4 Race details

BMW releases elite HP4 Race details

BMW Motorrad has entered the elite world of ultra-expensive hand-built super-sportsbikes targeted just for the race track. The Bavrians surprised everyone by unveiling its handbuilt HP4 Race track bike at the EICMA motorcycle show in Milan last November. At the time the only details about the handbuilt track bike was that it features a full …

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BMW F 800 GS Adventure

2017 BMW F 800 GS Adventure review

If we were really practical about our motorcycle choice, we would probably all be riding the BMW F 800 GS Adventure. With its big 24-litre tank and go-anywhere capabilities, it is the ideal bike for Australia’s vast distances and rough roads and tracks. Yet it is also refined enough to be a canyon carver and …

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BMW R 1200 GS Adventure xDrive Hybrid BMW announces two-wheel drive GS

BMW ‘announces’ two-wheel-drive GS

BMW has announced a two-wheel-drive version of its R 1200 GS Adventure will be available later this year. While it might seem like a good idea, it’s actually an April Fool’s Day joke, confirmed by BMW Motorrad Australia GM Andreas Lundgren. “There is a very thin border between fact and fiction in their pranks … …

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2017 BMW K 1600 GT Sport

BMW K 1600 GT Sport road test

A friend who has been a devoted Honda Goldwing fan for years is seriously considering buying a BMW K 1600 GTL now that it comes with a reverse gear. He’s tested the big Beemer before and was impressed with the handling, light feeling and features, but the lack of a reverse gear was the sticking point. …

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Roland Sands dresses up BMW R nineT BMW Motorrad Machined Parts

Roland Sands dresses up BMW R nineT

BMW Motorrad and Roland Sands Design are cementing their affiliation by offering specific R nineT accessories through BMW dealerships. The special relationship between the German giant and the LA custom bike shop began in 2013 when BMW designers were struggling to build a concept bike worthy of celebrating their 90th anniversary. So they asked Roland …

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BMW G 310 comic

BMW G 310 to become top seller

The new BMW G 310 R and GS models could become the company’s top-selling motorcycles, says BMW Motorrad Australia GM Andreas Lundgren. “The segment below 500cc is the biggest worldwide and we want to get a piece of it,” he says. “That’s why we decided to develop this entry level model.” While the top-selling BMWs …

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BMW R nineT Racer and Pure R nineT Bobber

No more retro BMW R nineT models

The BMW R nineT model range jumps from two to five this year, but it could be the last of the retro models on this platform. BMW Motorrad Australia GM Andreas Lundgren says the new Pure naked roadster, bubble-faired Racer (pictured above) and Urban G/S (pictured below) could be the final retro variants in the R …

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