BMW boxer R models all get Shiftcam technology

BMW extends ShiftCam technology

BMW Motorrad has extended its ShiftCam (variable valve timing) technology and 1254cc boxer engines to the rest of the R range. It was introduced in September to the GS and RT 1250 models. SiftCam technology now comes in all the other liquid-cooled boxers: the R 1250 R, RS and GS Adventure. There is no word yet …

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ER Motorcycles Grinder BMW R 100 R is hardly an ugly duckling

Ugly Boxer now a trendy custom

Once considered an ugly duckling, the BMW twin-opposed “Boxer” engine is now perhaps the most attractive engine for custom motorcycle builders. The bulbous block draws the eye as the heads stick awkwardly out of both sides of the bike. Truly ugly, yet somehow strangely alluring! The first motorcycle with a boxer engine was the 1923 BMW R …

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BMW R nineT Scrambler

BMW boxers updated, Scrambler price released

BMW Motorrad is making technical upgrades to its liquid-cooled boxers to meet stringent Euro 4 emissions tests and has released the price of the coming R nineT Scrambler. The much-anticipated Scrambler will be launched on September 17 at the BMW Motorrad Days 2016 in Germany. It also arrives in Australia the same month at $19,150 plus on-road …

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BMW boxer inspires Timeburner watch

Watch features BMW boxer piston

How cool is this watch inspired by the legendary BMW boxer engine? The video shows the Timeburner watch’s show-stopping feature: a horizontal piston movement like a boxer engine that moves when you use the winder! The movement of the piston tells the time, so it’s not exactly easy to read, but a whole lot of …

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