BMW G 301 GS cheapest GS yet

BMW recalls G 310 models over side stand

Several weeks after the rest of the world recalled the BMW G 310 models over faulty side stands, BMW Motorrad Australia has recalled more than 780 bikes. The official Australian Competition and Consumer Commission notice says the side stand connection might bend or break. “The motorcycle side stand connection might bend or break and cause the …

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BMW G 301 GS cheapest GS yet

BMW G 301 GS cheapest GS yet

The cheapest GS yet is the new BMW G 310 GS at just $6900 plus on-road costs arriving in mid-October 2017. The G 310 GS will be available in “Cosmic” black, “Racing” red and “Pearl” white metallic, the latter adding $75 to the price. We’re not sure why certain colours cost more, but BMW Motorrad …

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BMW G 310 R top seller deal

BMW G 310 to be top seller in Australia

BMW’s learner-approved G 310 R and G 310 GS are set to become the Bavarian brand’s biggest seller here, says BMW Motorrad Australia boss Andreas Lundgren. The G 310 R was launched at Airlie Beach, North Queensland, last week after an eight-month delay. READ OUR REVIEW HERE Andreas says the delay was sparked by BMW …

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BMW G 310 R

2017 BMW G 310 R road test

The arrival of the BMW G 310 R was delayed more than eight months, but it certainly has been worth the wait. It was scheduled to arrive in Australia in late 2016, but didn’t arrive until recently. BMW Motorrad Australia boss Andreas Lundgren says the reason for the delay was quality control at the Indian factory. The G …

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BMW revises the F 800 R roadster and sports touring F800 GT age

BMW sales up, average age down

While BMW motorcycle sales rocketed to €2 billion last year, the average age of BMW customers has decreased by four years over the past four years. BMW Motorrad Australia general manager Andreas Lundgren says the average age of their customers is now 46, down from 50 four years ago. That’s pretty significant considering BMW is …

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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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Resident Evil actress Milla Jovovich with BMW S 1000 XR

BMW powers Resident Evil

BMW Motorrad has a long tradition of appearing in films and has returned to the dark side in the last of the Resident Evil series. Ukrainian-born American actress Milla Jovovich rides a BMW S 1000 XR in the final battle against evil in Resident Evil: The Final Chapter scheduled for release in January 2017. Following …

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2016 BMW G 310 R

BMW reveals G 310 R price buster

The BMW G 310 R arrives in Australia in October/November at a highly competitive price to ignite the 300cc learner range. It will cost just $5790 plus on-road costs which is comparable to the Honda CBR300R ($5749), Benelli BN302 ($5590), Kawasaki Z300 ($5999), KTM 390 Duke ($6095), Royal Enfield Classic 350 ($6490 ride away) and Yamaha MT-03 ($6099).   …

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Comic BMW G 310 R

BMW G 310 R revs into comic

BMW Motorrad has joined Harley-Davidson in marketing their motorcycles through comic books. Harley has had a long association with Marvel Comics and has debuted several new models in the associated Marvel superheroes movies. Now BMW is doing the same with the new learner-approved G 310 R which will feature in a Panini Verlags limited-edition graphic …

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