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Counterpoint: Maybe VR Will Help Motorcycles

Nearly a year ago Motorbike Writer posted a piece about the threat posed to motorcycles by virtual reality or VR. Our guest writer says the logic isn’t actually all that difficult to understand. VR goes further than traditional games to simulate real world experiences, such that a motorcycle game, at least theoretically, can feel like the …

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Virtual reality to help sell motorbikes?

A California BMW dealership has started using virtual reality to help sell motorcycles to people who don’t yet have a motorcycle licence. Long Beach BMW Motorcycles is also offering experienced riders the opportunity to see what it is like to ride different bus, such as their GS models or their S 1000 RR on a …

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Virtual reality threatens motorcycles

Virtual reality (VR) computer games may just spell the end of motorcycles as they prevent young people from throwing a leg over a motorcycle. Rather than playing games, true riders would prefer to be riding, cleaning their bike, maintaining it, reading about bikes in a mag or on this website, or dreaming about their next bike. …

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Australian model launches BMW model

Australian model and motorcycle rider Rhian Paige helped BMW Motorrad launch its self-balancing Vision Next 100 concept motorcycle. Paige worked for some time at Morgan & Wacker motorcycle dealership in Brisbane in marketing the BMW and Harley-Davidson brands. She has also worked with both brands in Australia and the USA. She was recently in the …

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Victory Motorcycles virtual reality ride

Victory Motorcycles has launched a virtual reality riding experience to use at its trade shows in the US to coax people out of their winter malaise. While it’s a great tool for Victory to encourage riders to experience their bikes in the safety and comfort of a trade fair, you’ve got to wonder how long …

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