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  • 1981 BMW R 100 RT Touring 1981 BMW R 100 RT Touring (1981)
    ODOMETER IS NOT ACURATE, mileage is approximated at 50,000.Engine guards, Belly pan just repainted by BMW Dealership, new seat, heated grips, new crowser bags, good tires.
    2013-10-03 02:35:48
    Grand Rapids, MI, US
    50
    4,950.00
  • 1981 BMW R 100 RT Sport Touring 1981 BMW R 100 RT Sport Touring (1981)
    1981 BMW R 100 RT, Excellent condition classic sport touring motorcycle w/excellent weather protection, heated grips, floating rotors w/steel break lines, progressive suspension front & rear, clearview windshield w/recurve. Strong running bike w/classic good looks & fun to ride. $4,900.00 2314452288
    2013-09-28 18:03:05
    Cheboygan, MI, US
    50
    4,900.00
  • 1983 BMW R80RT Standard 1983 BMW R80RT Standard (1983)
    1983 Bmw R80RT, Classic R80Rt with upgrades to the motor (1000cc cylinders)
    2013-10-01 20:45:53
    Fife, WA, US
    46
    3,850.00
  • 1986 BMW K100RT Sport Touring 1986 BMW K100RT Sport Touring (1986)
    1986 BMW K100RT, Call (888) 453-8079 / EZ Qualify Payment Plans / Trades welcomeVery clean, classic K100RT. Terrific condition with only 11,540 miles. The right bike for the right person.
    2013-10-17 18:19:53
    Tracy, CA, US
    11
    2,999.00
  • 1990 BMW R 100 GS 1990 BMW R 100 GS (1990)
    1990 Bmw R 100 GS, Own a piece of history! - ENGINE SPECS Engine Type: 980 cc, 4 Stroke - Air Cooled - Boxer Twin Engine Bore and Stroke: 94 mm x 70.6 mm Valves 2 valves/cylinder Claimed Horsepower: 60 hp (44.7 kW) @ 6500 rpm Maximum Torque: 76 Nm (56.1 ft. lbs) @ 3750 rpm Transmission type: 5 speed Final Drive: Shaft DIMENSIONS Wheelbase 1514 mm (59.6 inches) Fuel Capacity: 24 l (6.3 Gal) Dry Weight (without fluids): 210 kg (463 pounds)
    2013-12-19 22:57:54
    Fresno, CA
    44,800
    5,900.00
  • 1990 BMW K1 1990 BMW K1 (1990)
    1990 BMW K1, Two to choose from! 37,111 original miles, really outstanding condition and fully equipped including: ABS, heated grips, tank bag and more. Own a classic BMW, the revolutionary K1.
    2013-12-19 22:54:41
    San Diego, CA
    0
    13,900.00
  • 1990 BMW R 100 GS Standard 1990 BMW R 100 GS Standard (1990)
    1990 Bmw R 100 GS, Own a piece of history! - ENGINE SPECS Engine Type: 980 cc, 4 Stroke - Air Cooled - Boxer Twin Engine Bore and Stroke: 94 mm x 70.6 mm Valves 2 valves/cylinder Claimed Horsepower: 60 hp (44.7 kW) @ 6500 rpm Maximum Torque: 76 Nm (56.1 ft. lbs) @ 3750 rpm Transmission type: 5 speed Final Drive: Shaft DIMENSIONS Wheelbase 1514 mm (59.6 inches) Fuel Capacity: 24 l (6.3 Gal) Dry Weight (without fluids): 210 kg (463 pounds)
    2013-10-16 09:58:40
    Fresno, CA, US
    44
    5,900.00
  • 1993 BMW R1100RS 1993 BMW R1100RS (1993)
    1993 Bmw R1100RS, Stilla great look for a bike!
    2013-12-19 22:48:01
    South Houston, TX
    32,145
    3,299.00
  • 1993 BMW R1100RS Sportbike 1993 BMW R1100RS Sportbike (1993)
    1993 Bmw R1100RS, Stilla great look for a bike!
    2013-09-27 13:16:27
    South Houston, TX, US
    32
    3,299.00
  • 1994 BMW K75 1994 BMW K75 (1994)
    1994 Bmw K75, Very clean, BMW bags, Russell day long seat, tall windshield, Works rear shock
    2013-12-20 22:33:00
    New Philadelphia, OH
    74,400
    3,895.00
  • 1994 BMW R1100 1994 BMW R1100 (1994)
    1994 Bmw R1100, NICE DAILY DRIVER SOLD!! - 1994 BMW R1100 ,ABS, Corbin seat , A decent bike for a decent price .Runs out nice .It does have a crack in the side panel that has been repaierd from the back
    2013-12-19 22:37:45
    Grand Prairie, TX
    51,000
    2,995.00
  • 1994 BMW K1100LT 1994 BMW K1100LT (1994)
    1994 Bmw K1100LT, NEEDS A BRAKE SYSTEM
    2013-12-19 22:36:36
    Brockton, MA
    32,000
    4,495.00
  • 1994 BMW R1100RS 1994 BMW R1100RS (1994)
    1994 Bmw R1100RS, Fantastic condition. Meticulously cared for by a local customer.
    2013-12-19 22:34:47
    Monticello, MN
    31,312
    4,999.00
  • 1994 BMW R100M Mystic 1994 BMW R100M Mystic (1994)
    1994 BMW R100M Mystic, 22,408 Miles, own a classic, Airhead special, One owner, Excellent condition! Won't last long! BMW Financing Available Trades And Consignments Always Welcome San Diego BMW - Your Gateway To Adventure!
    2013-12-13 23:12:37
    San Diego, CA
    0
    4,990.00
  • 1994 BMW R1100RS Sport Touring 1994 BMW R1100RS Sport Touring (1994)
    1994 BMW R1100RS, Very nice RS. Complete major service done by us. New tires front and back, valves adjusted, new battery, oil & filter change, transmission serviced, rear drive serviced, brake fluid flushed, new brake pads, new air filter, new spark plugs, and throttle cable lubed and adjusted.
    2013-10-16 09:47:15
    Louisville, KY, US
    42
    6,495.00
  • 1994 BMW R1100 Standard 1994 BMW R1100 Standard (1994)
    1994 Bmw R1100, NICE DAILY DRIVER - 1994 BMW R1100 ,ABS, Corbin seat , A decent bike for a decent price .Runs out nice .It does have a crack in the side panel that has been repaierd from the back
    2013-10-16 09:09:25
    Grand Prairie, TX, US
    51
    2,995.00
  • 1994 BMW R1100RS Sport Touring 1994 BMW R1100RS Sport Touring (1994)
    1994 Bmw R1100RS, LOW MILES! JUST SERVICED RARE MODEL - THE FIRST OF THE NEW GENERATION OIL HEADS R1100RSL ARE STILL A DESIREABLE MODEL EVEN TODAY. THE RSL WAS MORE RARE A MODEL NEXT TO THE R1100RS.
    2013-10-03 02:00:05
    Plano, TX, US
    27
    5,200.00
  • 1994 BMW K1100LT Touring 1994 BMW K1100LT Touring (1994)
    1994 Bmw K1100LT, NEEDS A BRAKE SYSTEM
    2013-10-02 04:43:36
    Brockton, MA, US
    32
    4,495.00
  • 1994 BMW K75 Standard 1994 BMW K75 Standard (1994)
    1994 Bmw K75, Very clean, BMW bags, Russell day long seat, tall windshield, Works rear shock
    2013-10-01 21:19:59
    New Philadelphia, OH, US
    74
    3,895.00
  • 1995 BMW R1100R 1995 BMW R1100R (1995)
    1995 BMW R1100R, Very nice 1995 R1100R with 'city' side cases, a color-matched sport fairing and tubular handlebars. The R1100R is a 'standard' bike that features a torquey, fuel-injected boxer twin engine, Telelever front suspension system and a comfortable upright riding position. A great bike for fun riding no matter whether you're touring, cruising a country road or commuting to work.
    2013-12-20 22:30:55
    Roseville, CA
    48,076
    4,997.00
  • 1995 BMW K75C 1995 BMW K75C (1995)
    1995 Bmw K75C, WELL MAINTAINED, GARAGE KEPT! - 1995 BMW K75C, ABOVE AVERAGE CONDITION, 31K MILES, RECENT SERVICE AND TIRES, CORBIN SEAT, ONE OF THE NICER OLDER k BIKES OUT THERE. DON'T MISS IT!
    2013-12-20 22:30:21
    Albuquerque, NM
    31,000
    4,750.00
  • 1995 BMW R1100R Standard 1995 BMW R1100R Standard (1995)
    1995 BMW R1100R, Very nice 1995 R1100R with 'city' side cases, a color-matched sport fairing and tubular handlebars. The R1100R is a 'standard' bike that features a torquey, fuel-injected boxer twin engine, Telelever front suspension system and a comfortable upright riding position., A great bike for fun riding no matter whether you're touring, cruising a country road or commuting to work. This one is in beautiful condition and includes ABS, color-matched, detachable BMW side cases, heated hand grips, a large windshield and a passenger back rest.
    2013-10-17 18:04:38
    Roseville, CA, US
    48
    4,997.00
  • 1996 BMW Other 1996 BMW Other (1996)
    1996 BMW Other , R1100RS. Bike has no issues and is ready to ride. Bar backs, Tall windscreen, System cases with city and standard lids, Throttle Miester throttle lock, Wilburs shocks front and rear, GS para leaver link, GS intake tubes, K&N air filter, oddesy battery, New Dunlop's.
    2013-12-20 22:26:45
    Valencia, CA
    36,500
    3,000.00
  • 1996 BMW R Series GS 1996 BMW R Series GS (1996)
    1996 BMW R Series GS, Garage kept. Extremely low mileage. Never down.
    2013-12-13 23:11:09
    Kimball, TN
    19,387
    5,995.00
  • 1996 BMW R1100RS Sportbike 1996 BMW R1100RS Sportbike (1996)
    1996 BMW R1100RS, ABS brakes, heated grips and very nice condition. Contact Craig or Steve at 518 279-3040 with any questions.
    2013-10-02 10:10:26
    BRUNSWICK, NY, US
    0
    0.00
  • 1997 BMW R1100GS 1997 BMW R1100GS (1997)
    1997 Bmw R1100GS, A GS in its earlier days,....still clean with its BMW performance.
    2013-12-11 23:38:41
    South Houston, TX
    70,580
    5,595.00
  • 1997 BMW R1100RT 1997 BMW R1100RT (1997)
    1997 Bmw R1100RT,
    2013-12-11 23:38:25
    Oak Creek, WI
    33,000
    3,499.00
  • 1997 BMW R1100RT 1997 BMW R1100RT (1997)
    1997 BMW R1100RT, Many updates and fresh se4rvice just completed with huge FALL price reduction.Call us today 800-685-2304SAVE -500.00 from old pricing!!!!
    2013-12-11 23:32:27
    Lakeville, MN
    50,848
    4,599.00
  • 1997 BMW R1100GS Dual Sport 1997 BMW R1100GS Dual Sport (1997)
    1997 Bmw R1100GS, A GS in its earlier days,....still clean with its BMW performance.
    2013-10-16 10:25:06
    South Houston, TX, US
    70
    5,595.00
  • 1997 BMW R1100RT Sport Touring 1997 BMW R1100RT Sport Touring (1997)
    1997 BMW R1100RT, Very nice used RT and priced to sell!!!
    2013-09-27 13:37:11
    Lakeville, MN, US
    50
    4,999.00
  • 1997 BMW R1100RT Standard 1997 BMW R1100RT Standard (1997)
    1997 Bmw R1100RT,
    2013-09-27 11:03:09
    Oak Creek, WI, US
    33
    4,499.00
  • 1998 BMW K1200RS 1998 BMW K1200RS (1998)
    1998 BMW K1200RS, Ready to Ride!!!BMW Saddlebags, Corbin Seat, footpeg lowering kit, bar back kit, driving lights
    2013-12-20 22:13:36
    Milwaukee, WI
    52,535
    3,995.00
  • 1998 BMW R1100RS 1998 BMW R1100RS (1998)
    1998 Bmw R1100RS, Great Bike At A Great Price
    2013-12-20 22:12:50
    Port Clinton, PA
    116,290
    3,995.00
  • 1998 BMW K1200RS Standard 1998 BMW K1200RS Standard (1998)
    1998 Bmw K1200RS, Clean bike from a one owner home. Ready to tour!
    2013-10-22 01:55:50
    Farmers Branch, TX, US
    21
    4,695.00
  • 1998 BMW F650 Dual Sport 1998 BMW F650 Dual Sport (1998)
    1998 BMW F650, VERY CLEAN ONE OWNER GARAGE KEPT DUAL PURPOSE BMW 650.LOW MILES, FRESH TUNE UP, AND READY FOR A NEW HOME.STOP IN FOR A TEST DRIVE OR CALL 800-685-2304WE LOOK AT ALL TRADES!!
    2013-10-16 10:33:25
    Lakeville, MN, US
    744
    4,999.00
  • 1998 BMW K1200RS Standard 1998 BMW K1200RS Standard (1998)
    1998 Bmw K1200RS, Ready to Ride!!!
    2013-09-27 13:43:20
    Milwaukee, WI, US
    52
    4,995.00
  • 1998 BMW R 1100 RS Sport Touring 1998 BMW R 1100 RS Sport Touring (1998)
    1998 BMW R 1100 RS, Side Cases, Tank Bag, Fog Lights
    2013-09-05 07:59:12
    Grand Rapids, MI, US
    47
    4,450.00
  • 1999 BMW K 1200 LT Touring 1999 BMW K 1200 LT Touring (1999)
    1999 Bmw K 1200 LT, EXCELLENT CONDITION LOW CALL FOR DETAILS - The new BMW Luxury Tourer. Powerful and graceful. Uncompromised comfort and performance.
    2013-10-03 18:07:12
    Indianapolis, IN, US
    42
    6,999.00
  • 2000 BMW R1100RT 2000 BMW R1100RT (2000)
    2000 BMW R1100RT,
    2013-12-21 23:06:34
    Georgetown, TX
    40,547
    4,999.00
  • 2000 BMW K1200LTC Touring 2000 BMW K1200LTC Touring (2000)
    2000 BMW K1200LTC, The BMW K1200LTC represents the ultimate in comfort, safety and performance for touring motorcycles. It effortlessly handles driver and passenger and plenty of baggage on day long rides. The K1200LTC is powered by a 1172cc inline four-cylinder engine that produces 97 horsepower and 85 ft-lbs of torque.
    2013-10-02 10:21:34
    Austin, TX, US
    80
    0.00
  • 2002 BMW R 1150 R 2002 BMW R 1150 R (2002)
    2002 Bmw R 1150 R, R1150R - For those who believe less is more, here’s proof. Shedding extra pounds and passing on the extras the R 1150 R is 100% lean muscle. With timeless good looks and the feel of a classic ride, this stripped-down machine is all about getting the job done.
    2013-12-11 22:05:29
    Monticello, MN
    34,294
    4,299.00
  • 2002 BMW R 1150 R Standard 2002 BMW R 1150 R Standard (2002)
    2002 Bmw R 1150 R, LEAN MUSCLE!! WINDSHIELD, BAGS - For those who believe less is more, here’s proof. Shedding extra pounds and passing on the extras the R 1150 R is 100% lean muscle.
    2013-10-02 16:43:03
    Monroe, MI, US
    33
    2,999.00
  • 2003 BMW K1200RS 2003 BMW K1200RS (2003)
    2003 BMW K1200RS, 2003 BMW K1200RS
    2013-12-20 22:03:37
    Chattanooga, TN
    13,769
    5,689.00
  • 2003 BMW K1200RS Standard 2003 BMW K1200RS Standard (2003)
    2003 BMW K1200RS, 2003 BMW K1200RS
    2013-10-20 02:45:09
    Chattanooga, TN, US
    13
    5,689.00
  • 2009 Beull BLAST 5002009 Beull BLAST 500 (2004)
    2004 BMW R1150 , LISTED BELOW BLUE BOOK! Custom C. Bailey seat, Custom C.
    2014-03-03 21:55:04
    Fresno, CA
    54,000
    5,900.00
  • 2004 BMW R1150RT 2004 BMW R1150RT (2004)
    WB10499A34ZE95087
    2013-12-19 23:09:15
    Carterville, IL
    27,819
    7,100.00
  • 2004 BMW R 1150 RT 2004 BMW R 1150 RT (2004)
    2004 BMW R 1150 RT, SUPER CLEAN BMW.
    2013-12-11 21:45:36
    Bend, WI
    32,258
    6,999.00
  • 2004 BMW R Series R Sport Touring 2004 BMW R Series R Sport Touring (2004)
    2004 BMW R1150R , Own this elegant, modern timeless road dominator from California. Gorgeous bike, well loved and maintained. I am the second owner.
    2013-10-16 10:26:39
    Lees Summit, MO, US
    31
    3,950.00
  • 2004 BMW R1150RT Sportbike 2004 BMW R1150RT Sportbike (2004)
    WB10499A34ZE95087
    2013-09-27 23:29:19
    Carterville, IL, US
    27
    7,100.00
  • 2004 BMW R1100S R 1100S 1100S Sport Touring 2004 BMW R1100S R 1100S 1100S Sport Touring (2004)
    2 cylinders, 4-stroke, Boxer SOHC, variableFuel injectionDigital CDIManual 6-speedShaft driven504.9 lbs4.76 galsRuns great, has Remus exhaust slip-onsLow milesClean title
    2013-09-05 06:16:27
    Mountain View, CA, US
    36
    5,495.00
  • 2005 - Bmw R-series R1200GS2005 - Bmw R-series R1200GS (2005)
    Beautiful pristine 2005 BMW R 1200GS, always garaged and only 7,414 miles. Brand new battery last year. Many options which include: -Cee Bailey windscreen -PIAA driving lights -Touratech mount for GPS unit, ready to plug one in and go.
    2014-09-30 17:06:57
    Enterprise, Utah, United States
    7,414
    6000
  • 2005 BMW R 1200 RT 2005 BMW R 1200 RT (2005)
    2005 BMW R 1200 RT, Even the long road home will feel too short.Even the long road home will feel too short. Combining the potent torque of the BMW Boxer engine with the sophisticated design and smooth ride of a premium-touring machine, the R 1200 RT delivers an optimal mix of excitement and ergonomics. It s equally at home nimbly leaning into a Rocky Mountain pass or gliding gracefully over a grey slash of Montana highway.
    2013-12-20 22:34:59
    Milwaukee, WI
    48,207
    10,995.00
  • 2005 BMW R 1200 GS 2005 BMW R 1200 GS (2005)
    2005 BMW R 1200 GS, Even more agile, more powerful and lighter for maximum riding pleasure on and off the road.Even more agile, more powerful and lighter for maximum riding pleasure on and off the road. The new BMW R 1200 GS fulfils the old dream of the ideal touring enduro: Superiority in every respect, outstanding performance and superior comfort even on the longest tour, equally superior handling and agility for maximum riding pleasure on winding country roads and mountain passes give the rider exactly what he wants. Add to this low weight of just 496 lbs.
    2013-12-19 23:23:18
    Milwaukee, WI
    41,444
    9,995.00
  • 2005 BMW R 1200 GS 2005 BMW R 1200 GS (2005)
    2005 BMW R 1200 GS, Better than new! Ohlins Shocks (front and rear), PIA Fog lights, CeeBailey's windscreen, BMW head crash guards, BMW factory panniers + Tank bag. Always serviced at BMW SD Call (858)405-7609 $9,500.00
    2013-12-18 23:03:41
    San Diego, CA
    62,000
    9,500.00
  • 2005 BMW R1200RT ABS Touring 2005 BMW R1200RT ABS Touring (2005)
    BMW has long been a reliable source for mile-munching touring bikes, and the R1200RT might be its best one yet. It is blessed with Gold-Wing-like comfort yet weighs several hundred pounds less, so it's fun to ride on twisty roads and not ponderous.Call Quinton 602-315-3736 or Devaughn 480-800-9537 for more information!****We Finance****
    2013-10-20 02:48:17
    Mesa, AZ, US
    56
    8,988.00
  • 2005 BMW R 1200 RT Sport Touring 2005 BMW R 1200 RT Sport Touring (2005)
    VERY LOW MILEAGE 2005 BMW R1200RT! VERY CLEAN! MUST SEE!
    2013-10-17 18:17:47
    Scottsdale, AZ, US
    7
    9,999.00
  • 2005 BMW R1200rt Sport Touring 2005 BMW R1200rt Sport Touring (2005)
    2005 BMW R1200rt , Extras include Ztecknic engine guards Ilium Works highway pegs lowered foot pegs handlebar risers heated grips heated front seat Sargent seats Top case by BMW Zumo GPS. No emails please, call 2 five 6 five 92 nine six 9 six. Located near Pell City AL Bought new bike, must sell this one.
    2013-09-27 15:43:09
    Alpine, AL, US
    22
    8,995.00
  • 2006 BMW F 650 GS Dual Sport 2006 BMW F 650 GS Dual Sport (2006)
    2006 BMW F 650 GS,
    2013-10-16 08:22:27
    Grand Junction, CO, US
    54
    4,899.00
  • 2006 BMW R1200RT W/ABS Other 2006 BMW R1200RT W/ABS Other (2006)
    2006 BMW R1200RT W/ABS, We provide more detailed information as well as additional photos on our website. To view that information, please click on the view website link in the details section below. Most of our bikes are sold fully serviced, detailed and have a nationwide warranty of up to 90-days.
    2013-09-27 07:15:17
    Pembroke, NH, US
    36
    9,499.00
  • 2007 - BMW R-series R1200S Red2007 - BMW R-series R1200S Red (2007)
    Red and white BMW r1200s in immaculate condition. this bike is very rare. It was only sold in the USA for one year 2007.
    2014-09-26 12:54:42
    Keene, New York, United States
    16,500
    5000

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BMW Motorrad USA Launches National Parts And Accessories Website

Fri, 10 Oct 2014 00:00:00 -0700

From a BMW Motorrad USA press release: BMW Motorrad USA has launched a National Parts website to help BMW riders shop online to find original BMW Motorcycle repair and maintenance parts. The website presents the complete catalog of original BMW parts and acts as a hub to direct riders to their closest on-line retailers to seamlessly complete their order. “The National Parts and Accessories website, with its 24/7 online access, is one of the many ways BMW Motorrad USA supports our rider family with tools that make it easy to keep their bikes authentic with original BMW parts,” comments Michael Hernandez, Manager, Parts and Accessories, BMW Motorrad USA.  “It also reinforces our commitment to our dealer network by helping them connect with the growing number of riders shopping online.” The BMW Motorrad USA National Parts and Accessories website raises online exposure for original BMW parts, accessories and riders’ equipment, making it easy for riders to find and buy.

Racer Valerie Thompson Rides BMW S 1000 RR to 208.81 mph Bonneville Record

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0700

Racing at the Bonneville Salt Flats requires more than a little good luck. Weather plays such an important role in the speed of the salt and whether the event is even held at all. This year, Valerie Thompson experienced the full spectrum of Bonneville racing.

No Thru Road: Confessions of a Traveling Man

Wed, 10 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0700

Author of five books and thousands of articles, Clement Salvadori’s newest tome takes its reader on 30 varying trips around the world. From kick-starting a 500cc Single at 17,200 feet in the Tibetan Himalayas to riding to Pamplona, Spain, in 1960 to run with the bulls, the 416-page book is an adventure-travel enthusiast’s dream. An excerpt from chapter one, Afghanistan 1973, reads: “While working at the American embassy in Rome I decided that after five years I did not want to continue my career as a diplomat.

Pirelli To Remain Tire Supplier For All World Superbike Classes Through 2018

Wed, 10 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0700

Pirelli’s relationship with the World Superbike Championship started in 2004 and will carry on through 2018, as the Italian company will continue to supply tires for every class of the championship. What follows is the official Pirelli press release. Pirelli has been confirmed as the Official Tire Supplier for all classes of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship having won the tender organized by Dorna, promoter and organizer of the World Championship, in agreement with the FIM, the International Motorcycling Federation.

Third Annual ‘The MEET’ at ACM

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0700

More than 2,000 attendees visited America’s Car Museum for its 3rd annual Vintage Motorcycle Festival ‘The MEET’ last weekend in Tacoma, Washington, where over 300 motorcycles and scooters were showcased on the Haub Family Field at LeMay. The event drew pre-1981 motorcycles and scooters from the U.S. and Canada, including an antique motorcycle display, swap meet, cruise-in and a 78-mile roundtrip tour from ACM’s Anderson Plaza to Mt. Rainier.

Hero MotoCorps Hires Ex-BMW Designer Braunsperger

Mon, 25 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0700

Hero MotoCorp has hired former BMW designer Markus Braunsperger to lead the Indian company’s research and development division. Braunsperger once held a similar position with BMW in the early 2000s, developing models such as the K1200S before moving on to BMW’s automobile division where he helped design the 5, 6 and 7 series sedans as well as the X3, X5 and X7 SUVs. Braunsperger will head Hero’s new R&D center in Rajasthan, India, starting in October.

NHTSA Launches Recall Look-up by VIN Tool

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0700

The U.S. Department of Transportation and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration have launched a new free online tool that should make it easier for consumers to inspect their vehicles’ safety recall histories. The new search tool, available at http://www.safercar.gov/vinlookup, allows people to look for recall campaigns by entering Vehicle Identification Numbers.

“The Meet” Vintage Motorcycle Show This Saturday

Mon, 18 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0700

The stage is set for ”The Meet at ACM” motorcycle show this weekend in Tacoma, WA. While festivities will begin on Friday evening, America’s Car Museum (ACM) will host the third annual Vintage Motorcycle Festival on Saturday from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Organizers expect 450 vintage motorcycles and scooters from all over the nation to attend.

2016 Midual Type 1 Prototype Revealed

Mon, 18 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0700

Most motorcycle enthusiasts are probably unfamiliar with the Midual brand. Originally formed in 1992 by entrepreneur Olivier Midy, Midual was an obscure French brand best known for introducing a 875cc roadster concept in 1999. What made the concept noteworthy was the company’s decision to use a transversely-mounted flat-twin engine.

BMW Reports Q2 2014 Financial Results

Tue, 05 Aug 2014 00:00:00 -0700

BMW reported an 11.2% growth in motorcycle sales revenue for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014, thanks to a new best-ever quarterly record of 42,259 motorcycles sold. The record sales quarter also led to a record of 70,978 motorcycles sold in the first half of 2014, the most motorcycles BMW has sold in a six-month period in the company’s 90-year history in the business. The second quarter sales result represents a 5.1% increase on the 40,209 motorcycles sold in the same quarter last year.