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BMW Motorrad Concept Link, Connected Electric Urban Mobility

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 9:46am
At the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2017 in Lake Como, Italy, the BMW Group is presenting a new vision of zero-emission urban mobility on two wheels: the BMW Motorrad Concept Link. The design study they say is inspired by the BMW Motorrad Vision Next 100, which unites digital connectivity with the demands of urban mobility on two wheels — creating new […]

BMW Motorrad Global Sales Continue Growth in April

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 10:40am
BMW Motorrad continues to grow steadily following its record first quarter. April saw a total of 17,915 motorcycles and maxi-scooters delivered around the world, an increase of 6.7% compared with the same month last year. For the year-to-date, sales at BMW Motorrad are up 5.9% (53,551). Significant models in the BMW Motorrad model line-up are the […]

USA Pricing for New K1600B, K1600GT, K1600GTL and G310R Announced

Wed, 05/17/2017 - 12:03pm
BMW Motorrad USA has announced pricing and packages for several more new models. The 2017 K1600GT increases its manufacturer’s suggested retail price by $600 to $22,595 but now includes Dynamic Electronic Suspension Adjustment (D-ESA) as standard. The new K1600GTL, that is coming later this month as a 2018 model, also gets more standard equipment including […]

Racing Update: Hat Trick for BMW Road Racer Seeley at North West 200, BMW IDM Domination

Wed, 05/17/2017 - 11:49am
The BMW Motorrad racers are off to a great start to the international road racing season, with three wins and nine podium finishes at the North West 200. The BMW S1000RR was also the bike to beat at the season opener of the International German Championship (IDM) at the Nürburgring (GER), where the BMW riders […]

BMW Motorcycle Magazine, Summer 2017 Issue Now Out!

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 8:29am
The Summer issue has it all—awesome bikes, breathtaking rides, impressive riders—and promises to surprise, inform and entertain you on many levels. Starting with a road test many have been eager to read about since BMW announced a lower-price version of the R nineT. The new R nineT Pure is $3,400 cheaper, admittedly a great savings, […]

BMW Authority Models, Including R1200RT, to be Shown at Trade Fair

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 9:20am
The BMW Group will again be presenting a selection of tailor-made emergency and special-purpose vehicles for rescue teams, fire services, emergency physicians and police forces at the RETTmobil trade fair being held in Fulda, Germany this weekend. The event is taking place for the 17th time and ranks as Europe’s leading trade fair for rescue […]

BMW Motorcycle Dealers Ranked First for “Prospect Satisfaction” in the USA

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 3:31pm
BMW motorcycle dealerships were the top ranked brand in a newly released 2017 Pied Piper Prospect Satisfaction Index® (PSI®) U.S. Motorcycle Industry Benchmarking Study. The study measured treatment of motorcycle shoppers who visited a dealership, with rankings by brand determined by the Pied Piper PSI process, which ties “mystery shopping” measurement and scoring to industry […]

Nate Kern Takes Third on Stock BMW S1000RR at WERA Triple Crown

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 11:19am
Last weekend, BMW Motorsports Advisor, test rider and Boxer Cup Champion Nate Kern defied the odds by winning third place in Round One of the WERA Triple Crown (Superbike Class) at Road Atlanta in Braselton, Georgia. And he did it aboard a completely stock BMW S1000RR that had been in storage and awaiting pickup by a friend. […]

Racing Update: Five Wins Total at IRRC, FSBK and FR EU

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 11:12am
Over the weekend, BMW S1000RR racers celebrated five wins and a total of 12 podium finishes in three race series. Sébastien Le Grelle (BEL) led the strong BMW array at the season opener of the 2017 International Road Racing Championship (IRRC) at Hengelo (NED). He won both races, while Didier Grams (GER) and Marek Červený […]

2018 BMW R nineT Urban G/S USA Pricing Announced

Wed, 05/03/2017 - 10:09am
BMW Motorrad USA has announced pricing and options for the 2018 BMW R nineT Urban G/S that is scheduled to arrive in dealer showrooms next month. The base manufacturer’s suggested retail price is $12,995 (plus a $495 destination fee). The base model comes with street tires on cast wheels, and while you can switch to off-road tires as […]

Racing Update: BMW S1000RR Racers Heat Up on Four Continents

Wed, 05/03/2017 - 9:59am
It was an action packed weekend for the BMW Motorrad Motorsport teams with several race events. The Assen round (NED) of the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship (WorldSBK) and the FIM Superstock 1000 European Championship (STK1000) saw strong outings from privateer S1000RR racers. The BMW riders in the British Superbike Championship (BSB) stepped onto the podium […]

“Fast and Dirty Sweepstakes” Offers Training Prizes

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 8:27am
RawHyde Adventures and Keith Code’s California Superbike School have teamed up to offer motorcyclists a chance to win race track and/or adventure riding experiences at their facilities. By entering the “Fast and Dirty Sweepstakes,” three lucky riders can win one of three prizes at one or both of these Official Training Partners of BMW Motorrad USA. The Grand […]