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  • 2012 Bmw K1600gtl2012 Bmw K1600gtl (0)
    Up for sale is a MINT 2012 BMW K1600 GTL with 3300 mis. This was purchased new and has a BMW warranty, bumper to bumper until 2 2 2016. Fully loaded from the factory with warmed handlebar grips, heated seats, power windshield, ride-by-wire riding modes, adaptive headlamp, Sirius radio Bluetooth interface, and iPod docking, central locking system, security security system, LED fog lamps, dynamic traction control, ESA II, and tire pressure monitors.
    2014-01-28 01:44:08
    Findlay, OH
    3
    11,300.00
  • 2003 BMW K-Series LT2003 BMW K-Series LT (0)
    200 BMW K1200LT WITH 2007 HANNIGAN TRIKE CONVERSION WITH ONLY 12904 mileS THAT WAS ALWAYS GARAGED KEPT WITH TONS OF EXTRAS. This BMW HANNIGAN TRIKE is the top of the line trike for the person that won't accept aything but the best with all amenities for driving your pleasure such as...heated driver and passenger seats, heated hand grips...cruise...navigation...am/fm/weather/cd/cb...on board computer...Cee Baileys Optically Correct Windshield with Wings...ANTI-LOCK BRAKING SYSTEM brakes...Alarm/Immobilizer Remote...Custom floor boards...BMW highway pegs...BMW handle bar mirrors...drivers back rest and passenger arm rests.
    2014-01-27 01:11:17
    Cleveland, OH
    12
    5,985.00
  • 1994 Bmw R1100 Rs Abs1994 Bmw R1100 Rs Abs (0)
    11121 deerfield rd Beautiful 1994 BMW R1100RS with 34k miles. Bike is in near showroom new condition. Bike has service records and a list of upgrades that include: Russell Day Long leather seat, Cee Bailies windshield, Verholen bar risers, Luftmeister stainless steel front brake lines, external fuel filter, and BRAND NEW Michelin Road three tires.
    2014-01-25 03:11:05
    Cincinnati, OH
    0
    4,500.00
  • 1999 BMW K1200LT Custom1999 BMW K1200LT Custom (0)
    11121 Deerfield Rd. Up for sale is the ultimate touring machine. A 1999 BMW K1200LT with 77,000mis.
    2014-01-25 02:55:12
    Cincinnati, OH
    77
    5,000.00
  • 30535 USED 2004 BMW R-Series R1200c Cruiser30535 USED 2004 BMW R-Series R1200c Cruiser (0)
    #30535 Up for sale is a black 2004 BMW r1200c with the Montauk package. Bike has about every option that was available, including factory clear turn signals (front and back), factory fog lamps, anti lock brakes anti-lock breaks, heated hand grips, sport winds... VISIT www.trumpetads.com for more info...
    2014-01-24 01:12:14
    Westlake, OH
    0
    2,890.00
  • 32655 Used 2003 Bmw F650cs32655 Used 2003 Bmw F650cs (0)
    #32655 2003 BMW F650CS - Great commuter and distance bike, as well as a great starter bike! - Silver with black side panels- Fuel injected, single cylinder- 50 miles-per-gallon (+)- ANTI LOCK BRAKES- Belt Drive- 12,096 mis- Warmed handlebar grips- Power adapter on... VISIT www.trumpetads.com for more info...
    2014-01-24 00:22:44
    Delaware, OH
    12
    1,928.00
  • 31035 USED 2007 BMW R-Series R1200S31035 USED 2007 BMW R-Series R1200S (0)
    #31035 2007 BMW R-Series R1200S that has been adult ridden and maticulasly maintained since new. This bike comes with the optional Ohlins Suspension, 6.5" rear wheel, warmed handlebar grips and switchable ANTI LOCK BRAKES braking. This bike has been riden on occational...
    2014-01-24 00:13:00
    Ada, OH
    0
    3,530.00
  • 2005 Bmw R1200rt2005 Bmw R1200rt (0)
    2005 BMW R1200RT Tour Bike with matching side bags, 36,200 mis. New windshieldNew tiresHeated seats and hand gripsCruise controlElectric windshield Factory full stainless steel exhaustFresh service and tires (by Mathias BMW)ready to ride$ 7500.00Call Richard PLEASE NO SCAM EMAILS. WILL ONLY ANSWER PHONE CALLS
    2014-01-23 01:23:03
    Columbus, OH
    36
    7,500.00
  • 1977 BMW R-Series1977 BMW R-Series (0)
    1977 BMW R100RS - R100 RS - Runs well - first year for R100RS---- for more details and access to pics, click on the POSTED link below "Autos Near Buy".....
    2014-01-22 02:44:11
    Xenia, OH
    90
  • 2005 Bmw R1200gs2005 Bmw R1200gs (0)
    I bought this bike last year when I lived in Colorado The previous owner was a retired dentist in Longmont Colorado The bike is great fun on mountain roads I had a Harley Eletraglide before this The BMW weighs half as much and rides better than the Harley The reason I am selling is that I don t have time to ride This BMW has detailed service records 2 wind shields set of 3 bags storage cover excellent Metzler tires heated handlebar grips cruise control and is wired for PIAA lamps The bike has never been dropped and has been responsibly ridden It has many adventures left to see
    2014-01-21 19:33:06
    Mansfield, OH
    29
    2,300.00
  • 1999 BMW K 1200 RS 1999 BMW K 1200 RS (1999)
    1999 Bmw K 1200 RS, Very Clean Cycle! Well Maintained : New Battery, Panniers, & ThrottleMeister - It's a bike that doesn't fit neatly into any existing category. Instead, it creates its own.
    2013-12-21 23:08:07
    Aurora, OH
    62,300
    4,995.00
  • 2009 BMW R 1200 GS 2009 BMW R 1200 GS (2009)
    2009 Bmw R 1200 GS, Well maintained! Just Serviced. - Feasts on pavement.
    2013-12-21 22:57:26
    Aurora, OH
    25,535
    12,895.00
  • 2004 BMW K 1200 RS (ABS) 2004 BMW K 1200 RS (ABS) (2004)
    2004 Bmw K 1200 RS (ABS), JUST IN, CLEAN BIKE!!
    2013-12-21 22:46:44
    Upper Sandusky, OH
    9,714
    6,995.00
  • 2009 BMW R 1200 GS 2009 BMW R 1200 GS (2009)
    2009 Bmw R 1200 GS, Plenty of goodies - Wilburs shocks, Sargent seats, taller windscreen with GSA winglets, and a replacement header to eliminate the catalyst box. Runs well, lower miles, service is up-to-date. Call Mike at (614)759-6686 x1001 or email for more info.
    2013-12-21 22:38:39
    Columbus, OH
    20,569
    12,995.00
  • 2013 BMW K1600GTL 2013 BMW K1600GTL (2013)
    2013 BMW K1600GTL, K1600GTL BMW SHOWN HERE VERY WELL LOADED . CALL FREE NOW 888 316 6983
    2013-12-21 22:16:27
    Wooster, OH
    0
    23,999.00
  • 2010 BMW K 1300 GT 2010 BMW K 1300 GT (2010)
    2010 Bmw K 1300 GT, Fast and Sporty and Comfortable - Nice used GT has low miles and runs well. Hit the road! Call Mike at (614)759-6686 x1001 or email for more info.
    2013-12-21 22:12:45
    Columbus, OH
    20,225
    15,995.00
  • 2013 BMW HP4 2013 BMW HP4 (2013)
    2013 BMW HP4, PURE PERFORMANCE. When light weight, massive power and razor-sharp handling are combined, the result is known as HP - High Performance. The new HP4 is BMW Motorrad's first four-cylinder model to wear the HP badge.
    2013-12-20 23:19:20
    Wooster, OH
    0
    20,525.00
  • 2013 BMW F 700 GS 2013 BMW F 700 GS (2013)
    2013 BMW F 700 GS, NO FREE ACCESSORIES AT THIS PRICE. Carefree motorcycling fun for everyone! With the F 700 GS the direct successor to the F 650 GS.
    2013-12-20 23:18:21
    Wooster, OH
    0
    10,995.00
  • 2013 BMW C 650 GT GT 2013 BMW C 650 GT GT (2013)
    2013 BMW C 650 GT , Conquer the city. Or get away from it. You have the choice: with the new BMW C 650 GT Maxi-Scooter you can put your plans into practice in supreme style.
    2013-12-20 23:05:40
    New Philadelphia, OH
    0
    9,990.00
  • 2013 BMW R 1200 GS 2013 BMW R 1200 GS (2013)
    2013 BMW R 1200 GS, One R 1200 GS. One Mission The best GS of all times. The BMW R 1200 GS the icon of all travel enduros.
    2013-12-20 22:59:04
    Wooster, OH
    0
    15,995.00
  • 2013 BMW C650GT 2013 BMW C650GT (2013)
    2013 BMW C650GT, BMW SCOOTER C650GT ~~~~~IN STOCK NOW~~~~~ Highline Package: COMFORTABLE Heated Seat , Heated Grips and Tire Pressure Monitoring with ABS Brakes for safety . Call or email now as inventories are Limited!
    2013-12-20 22:57:43
    Wooster, OH
    0
    11,090.00
  • 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
  • 1997 BMW R1100RT 1997 BMW R1100RT (1997)
    1997 Bmw R1100RT, RUNS AND LOOKS GREAT!! HAS BEEN WELL MAINTAINED AND READY TO RIDE!!
    2013-12-20 22:14:35
    Cincinnati, OH
    60,000
    3,999.00
  • 2003 BMW R 1200 CL -Custom 2003 BMW R 1200 CL -Custom (2003)
    2003 Bmw R 1200 CL -Custom, EXTRA SHARP!! FULL TOUR PACK W/ CD AND RADIO!! TRADES WELCOME!!
    2013-12-20 21:59:50
    Lewis Center, OH
    68,380
    6,990.00
  • 2000 BMW R 1200 C - ABS 2000 BMW R 1200 C - ABS (2000)
    2000 Bmw R 1200 C - ABS, BMW bags, passenger seat with backrest, BMW windshield and cylinder guards - It'd be downright disrespectful (not to mention wrong) to call BMW's R 1200 C just a cruiser. No cruiser you've been on handles with this much precision. Fuel-injected technology and sheer brute force pump out 71 lb.-ft.
    2013-12-19 23:30:15
    New Philadelphia, OH
    26,600
    6,995.00
  • 2006 BMW R 1200 RT 2006 BMW R 1200 RT (2006)
    2006 Bmw R 1200 RT, This Cycle Is Loaded With Extras! Radio, BMW Topcase, PIAA Lights, Gerbing's Temp. Control, & More.
    2013-12-19 23:29:59
    Aurora, OH
    48,800
    10,695.00
  • 2007 BMW R 1200 GS 2007 BMW R 1200 GS (2007)
    2007 BMW R 1200 GS,
    2013-12-19 23:26:05
    Akron, OH
    14,700
    10,500.00
  • 2000 BMW K 1200 LT-C 2000 BMW K 1200 LT-C (2000)
    2000 Bmw K 1200 LT-C, Very clean, runs great, new tires, moto lights - Here's why it pays to have lots of vacation time. While luxury and comfort are a given (check out the 6-CD changer and heated seat system), what's surprising is how well the K 1200 LT handles, cutting through corners with amazing agility. For that, you can thank the smooth-shifting, 5-speed overdrive with reverse gear.
    2013-12-19 23:13:03
    New Philadelphia, OH
    63,250
    6,500.00
  • 2010 BMW R 1200 R 2010 BMW R 1200 R (2010)
    2010 BMW R 1200 R, Christmas Speciall ! $10,000. One owner.
    2013-12-19 22:46:44
    New Philadelphia, OH
    0
    10,000.00
  • 2010 BMW K 1300 GT 2010 BMW K 1300 GT (2010)
    2010 Bmw K 1300 GT, Beautiful condition - You can't tell is has 80,000 miles on it - looks more like 10,000. Has Aeroflow headlight guard and side fairing extensions, a Helibar handlebar riser and a BMW tankbag. Call Mike at (614)759-6686 x1001 or email for more info.
    2013-12-19 22:37:39
    Columbus, OH
    79,143
    14,995.00
  • 2004 BMW R 1150 RS (ABS) 2004 BMW R 1150 RS (ABS) (2004)
    2004 Bmw R 1150 RS (ABS), NICE!! CLEAN!! GIVI LUGGAGE!
    2013-12-19 22:29:58
    Lewis Center, OH
    66,033
    6,990.00
  • 2004 BMW R1150 RTL 2004 BMW R1150 RTL (2004)
    2004 Bmw R1150 RTL, Radio, BMW rear trunk, custom seat, driving lights
    2013-12-19 22:27:18
    New Philadelphia, OH
    26,000
    8,890.00
  • 2006 BMW K 1200 S 2006 BMW K 1200 S (2006)
    2006 Bmw K 1200 S, That's right - 285 miles! - Centerstand included on this very low miles K-bike. Nice used shape.
    2013-12-19 22:01:10
    Columbus, OH
    285
    10,995.00
  • 2009 BMW R1200GS Adventure Premium 2009 BMW R1200GS Adventure Premium (2009)
    2009 BMW R1200GS Adventure Premium, Sargent heated front seat, heated grips,Electronic Suspension Adjustment, BMW Panniers, Tall Shield, GPS, AM/FM Radio, Tubeless Spoked Wheels, ABS., Driving Lights.HandguardsA supremely capable, premium product that's so versatile and rugged that you wouldn't hesitate to ride it around the world.•Do anything, go anywhere capability.•Rugged enough to take on almost any road (or offroad) surface.•Tried and true design lends confidence-inspiring dynamics, •1,170cc air-cooled 'boxer' style fuel-injected engine producing 105 horsepower ,500 rpm•Six-speed gearbox with shaft drive•Telelever front suspension with 7.5 inches of travel, Duolever rear suspension with 7.9 inches of travel•Twin disc, 305mm, four-piston front and single-disc, 265mm dual-piston rear brakes with optional ABS•Dry Weight: 448 pounds, Road Ready Weight: 504 pounds•Seat height: 33.5 inches Overview of the new BMW R 1200 GS: ¦Even more dynamic drive with more performance in the upper half of the ¦rev range. ¦Engine power increased by five percent. ¦Maximum engine speed increased to 8000 rpm and wider usable ¦speed range.
    2013-12-18 23:50:37
    JACKSON, OH
    33,860
    11,995.00
  • 2007 BMW F 800 ST 2007 BMW F 800 ST (2007)
    2007 Bmw F 800 ST, Great condition ! Includes Expandable Saddlebags...Sport touring at a budget price ! - This middleweight definitely goes the distance.
    2013-12-18 23:44:04
    Mount Vernon, OH
    15,503
    6,995.00
  • 2002 BMW R 1150 RT 2002 BMW R 1150 RT (2002)
    2002 Bmw R 1150 RT, BMW rear trunk, heated grips, ABS brakes, cylinder protectors, custom seat - Riders spoke. BMW listened. The result is the R 1150 RT – a darling in the press and a demon on the road.
    2013-12-18 23:32:53
    New Philadelphia, OH
    62,100
    5,800.00
  • 2007 BMW K1200S 2007 BMW K1200S (2007)
    2007 BMW K1200S, 2007 BMW K1200S Perfect!
    2013-12-18 22:41:20
    Wooster, OH
    14,001
    8,895.00
  • 2011 BMW R 1200 GS Triple Black 2011 BMW R 1200 GS Triple Black (2011)
    2011 BMW R 1200 GS Triple Black,
    2013-12-18 22:40:02
    Akron, OH
    5,577
    15,500.00
  • 2012 BMW K 1600 GTL 2012 BMW K 1600 GTL (2012)
    2012 Bmw K 1600 GTL, BMW cylinder guards, Cee Bailey Short windshield plus original tall windshield, radar detector, - When luxury is freed of all ballast, it moves to a new level. At the very top of this evolution is the new K 1600 GTL - a high-class touring bike like none before it. With the most compact and efficient in-line 6-cylinder engine ever installed in a series production motorcycle.
    2013-12-18 22:25:45
    New Philadelphia, OH
    14,300
    20,495.00
  • 2010 BMW F800ST 2010 BMW F800ST (2010)
    13U10F82010 BMW F800ST14k $8995
    2013-12-18 21:54:17
    Wooster, OH
    14,000
    7,995.00
  • 2011 BMW R1200RT 2011 BMW R1200RT (2011)
    2011 BMW R1200RT 9k miles stereo/Loaded Heated Seats and grips $17595
    2013-12-17 23:31:42
    Wooster, OH
    9,500
    16,999.00
  • 2011 BMW F 800 GS 2011 BMW F 800 GS (2011)
    2011 Bmw F 800 GS, Loaded with extras - Nice used GS has BMW saddlebags, engine bars, sump guard, headlight cover, handguards. Runs well. Call Mike at (614)759-6686 x1001 or email for more info.
    2013-12-17 23:03:28
    Columbus, OH
    5,779
    11,295.00
  • 2012 BMW G650GS SERTAO 2012 BMW G650GS SERTAO (2012)
    2012 BMW G650GS SERTAO, STK# U2192 - 2012 BMW G650GS SERTAOMEDINA LOCATION1609 MEDINA RD. MEDINA,OH 44256888-729-1721
    2013-12-17 22:51:06
    PENINSULA, OH
    5,234
    5,999.00
  • 2013 BMW F 700 GS GS 2013 BMW F 700 GS GS (2013)
    2013 BMW F 700 GS , Carefree motorcycling fun for everyone! With the F 700 GS the direct successor to the F 650 GS. A shorter gear transmission ratio in the 75 bhp engine enhances agility while at the same time guaranteeing the bike's familiar top-class handling.
    2013-12-17 22:48:00
    New Philadelphia, OH
    0
    9,990.00
  • 2013 BMW K 1600 GT 2013 BMW K 1600 GT (2013)
    2013 BMW K 1600 GT, Gran Turismo. Travel in big style. That means combining dynamic performance and comfort - and transforming distance into free space.
    2013-12-17 22:18:11
    Wooster, OH
    0
    21,249.00
  • 2013 BMW G 650 GS Sertao 2013 BMW G 650 GS Sertao (2013)
    2013 Bmw G 650 GS Sertão, ABS, Heated Grips, & Accessory Socket - Power, robustness and agility combined with maximum control. This is what the G 650 GS Sertão stands for - a machine designed to master even the most adventurous forays into off-road terrain. Naturally its outstanding ride characteristics not only make it excel here but also in everyday riding on country roads or in city traffic.
    2013-12-17 22:13:53
    Aurora, OH
    10
    9,445.00
  • 2013 BMW G 650 GS 2013 BMW G 650 GS (2013)
    2013 Bmw G 650 GS, Htd Grips, Spoke Wheels, Center Stand, & Access. Socket - Why not? That's the motto of the G 650 GS.
    2013-12-17 22:07:12
    Aurora, OH
    10
    9,170.00
  • 2013 BMW F 800 GS 2013 BMW F 800 GS (2013)
    2013 Bmw F 800 GS, ABS, ESA, ASC, Center Stand, Heated Grips, Computer, & Bag Mounts - Challenges? Yes! Compromises?
    2013-12-17 22:04:56
    Aurora, OH
    10
    13,830.00
  • 2013 BMW G 650 GS 2013 BMW G 650 GS (2013)
    2013 BMW G 650 GS, Why not? That's the motto of the G 650 GS. Whether in town or on the gravel track: with this machine you have every terrain under control, and you get more than your money's worth when it comes to riding fun, too.
    2013-12-17 21:57:51
    New Philadelphia, OH
    0
    7,850.00
  • 2013 BMW C 650 GT 2013 BMW C 650 GT (2013)
    2013 Bmw C 650 GT, Special Purchase! SAVE $1000!!! - SAVE $1000!!!
    2013-12-16 23:27:04
    Aurora, OH
    125
    10,090.00
  • 2012 BMW F 650 GS 2012 BMW F 650 GS (2012)
    2012 Bmw F 650 GS, DEMO MODEL! Save $1200! Htd Grips, ABS, Comp, Cntr Stnd, Wht Turn., & TPM - How would you like to ride a bike which allows you to do virtually anything?
    2013-12-16 23:15:40
    Aurora, OH
    10
    10,420.00
  • 2013 BMW C 600 Sport 2013 BMW C 600 Sport (2013)
    2013 BMW C 600 Sport , The city is waiting for you. And for the first BMW Motorrad Maxi-Scooter. The new C 600 Sport is perfect for anyone who is looking for an intelligent mobility solution - and wants to get a feel for the BMW Motorrad experience.
    2013-12-16 22:54:31
    New Philadelphia, OH
    0
    9,590.00
  • 2013 BMW F 800 GT GT 2013 BMW F 800 GT GT (2013)
    2013 BMW F 800 GT, Hit the road - the journey begins. The new F 800 GT offers impressive dynamic performance on every ride - whether idyllic suburbs, winding mountain passes or endless highways. A twist of the throttle and 90 horsepower ensure that you really can leave everyday routine behind you.
    2013-12-16 22:52:35
    New Philadelphia, OH
    0
    11,890.00
  • 2013 BMW F 800 GT 2013 BMW F 800 GT (2013)
    2013 Bmw F 800 GT, New For 2013! ASC, TPM, ESA, Bag Mtds, Cntrstnd, Heated Grips, & Computer. - Hit the road - the journey begins.
    2013-12-16 22:51:13
    Aurora, OH
    10
    13,685.00
  • 2013 BMW F 800 GS 2013 BMW F 800 GS (2013)
    2013 BMW F 800 GS, Challenges? Yes! Compromises?
    2013-12-16 22:48:21
    New Philadelphia, OH
    0
    12,090.00
  • 2012 BMW F 650 GS 2012 BMW F 650 GS (2012)
    2012 Bmw F 650 GS, Like new! - One-owner bike is back in and ready to go. Super low miles!
    2013-12-16 22:47:01
    Columbus, OH
    151
    9,995.00
  • 2012 BMW K 1600 GT 2012 BMW K 1600 GT (2012)
    2012 Bmw K 1600 GT, 7250 Miles. Moto-Lites. Dealer Maintained.
    2013-12-16 22:42:33
    Aurora, OH
    8,500
    21,395.00
  • 2013 BMW F 800 GS 2013 BMW F 800 GS (2013)
    2013 Bmw F 800 GS, Like New! Touratech ZEGA Pro Top Case, Panniers, & Handguards. Warranty Thru 01/16 - Challenges?
    2013-12-16 22:41:39
    Aurora, OH
    4,600
    11,995.00
  • 2013 BMW C 600 Sport 2013 BMW C 600 Sport (2013)
    2013 BMW C 600 Sport, The city is waiting for you. And for the first BMW Motorrad Maxi-Scooter. The new C 600 Sport is perfect for anyone who is looking for an intelligent mobility solution - and wants to get a feel for the BMW Motorrad experience.
    2013-12-16 22:40:31
    Wooster, OH
    0
    8,999.00
  • 2012 BMW K 1600 GT 2012 BMW K 1600 GT (2012)
    2012 BMW K 1600 GT, null
    2013-12-16 22:39:09
    Medina, OH
    9,016
    19,999.00

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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.