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BMW R-Series Motorcycles in Connecticut

  • 1996 BMW R-Series1996 BMW R-Series (1996)
    2016-12-17 04:40:26
    Brookfield, Connecticut, United States
    61
  • 2001 BMW R-Series2001 BMW R-Series (2001)
    2016-12-17 04:40:18
    Brookfield, Connecticut, United States
    51
  • 2005 BMW R-Series2005 BMW R-Series (2005)
    for sale is my 05 bmw. I had intended keeping this bike but as I have 3 ,one has to go. all is pretty much stock with the exception of the bags which were switched from bmw stock to givi trekker bags.these bags are NOT included in the sale.
    2016-12-05 04:41:42
    Stamford, Connecticut, United States
    9
    5,300.00
  • 1995 BMW R-Series1995 BMW R-Series (1995)
    Letting go of an old friend 1995 BMW R/100-RT Classic. The last year of the airhead breed for BMW. I am the only owner of this Arctic Grey and Graphite touring bike.
    2016-12-03 04:41:42
    Bristol, Connecticut, United States
    17
    7,495.00
  • 1969 BMW R-Series1969 BMW R-Series (1969)
    Low RESERVE!!! & I will ship internationally!! Please contact me if you have a fair offer in mind!!
    2016-11-27 04:49:29
    Weston, Connecticut, United States
    26
  • 2014 BMW R-Series2014 BMW R-Series (2014)
    2016-11-25 04:47:55
    Brookfield, Connecticut, United States
    21
    14,990.00
  • 2014 BMW R-Series2014 BMW R-Series (2014)
    2016-11-25 04:47:52
    Brookfield, Connecticut, United States
    6
    16,490.00
  • 1972 BMW R-Series1972 BMW R-Series (1972)
    MAX BMW Motorcycles - CTW View Our Other Listings            Contact Us 1972 BMW R75/5-OLD ROAD WARRIOR NEEDS A HOME.- @ MAX BMW CT See additional pictures below... MAX BMW Motorcycles - CTW 1535 John Fitch Blvd South Windsor, CT 06074 View Map Call us today: (860) 372-4552 Vehicle Details Year: 1972 Make: BMW Model: R75/5 Remarks: OLD ROAD WARRIOR NEEDS A HOME. Mileage: 44810 Exterior Color: GREY VIN: 2996017 Type: Engine Size(cc):   Stock Number: 9637 For Sale By: Dealer Title Status: Clear Vehicle Description Let's be honest, this old Road Warrior has his scars.
    2016-11-25 04:47:43
    South Windsor, Connecticut, United States
    44
    7,990.00
  • 2016 BMW R-Series2016 BMW R-Series (2016)
    2016-11-25 04:47:39
    Brookfield, Connecticut, United States
    1
  • 1966 BMW R-Series1966 BMW R-Series (1966)
    "MECHANICS SPECIAL"THIS IS A BEAUTIFUL ALL MATCHING NUMBERS 1966 R50/2 ONE KICK START BIKE THAT WAS DRIVEN REGULARLY UNTIL AN ENGINE NOISE DEVELOPED RECENTLY. THE ENGINE HAS A VIBRATION AND NOISE. SOUNDS LIKE A NOISE FROM CRANK AREA.
    2016-11-21 04:55:11
    Shelton, Connecticut, United States
    41
  • 1966 BMW R-Series1966 BMW R-Series (1966)
    HERE'S A GREAT RUNNING 1966 R50/2 WITH A LATER R60/2 ENGINE. IN AN LOCAL ESTATE SALE WE PURCHASED VINTAGE BIKES FROM A ELDERLY COLLECTOR IN SOUTHWEST CT. OUR SHOP GAVE THIS BIKE A THOROUGH TUNE-UP, INCLUDING A NEW COIL, CARBS REBUILD, VALVE ADJUST AND RETIMED THE ENGINE.
    2016-11-14 04:47:44
    Shelton, Connecticut, United States
    35
  • 1965 BMW R-Series1965 BMW R-Series (1965)
    Low RESERVE!!! & I will ship internationally!! Please contact me if you have a fair offer in mind!!
    2016-11-11 04:41:58
    Weston, Connecticut, United States
    9
  • 2005 BMW R-Series2005 BMW R-Series (2005)
    MAX BMW Motorcycles - CTW View Our Other Listings            Contact Us 2005 BMW R1200RT-BARGAIN SPORT-TOURER!- @ MAX BMW CT See additional pictures below... MAX BMW Motorcycles - CTW 1535 John Fitch Blvd South Windsor, CT 06074 View Map Call us today: (860) 372-4552 Vehicle Details Year: 2005 Make: BMW Model: R1200RT Remarks: BARGAIN SPORT-TOURER! Mileage: 36342 Exterior Color: PIEDMONT RED METALLIC VIN: ZM16175 Type: Sport Touring Engine Size(cc): 1200 Stock Number: 9585 For Sale By: Dealer Title Status: Clear Vehicle Description Great Bike for a great price.
    2016-11-10 04:42:04
    South Windsor, Connecticut, United States
    36
    6,490.00
  • 2012 BMW R-Series2012 BMW R-Series (2012)
    MAX BMW Motorcycles - CTW View Our Other Listings            Contact Us 2012 BMW R1200RT-COMFORTABLE AND VERSATILE.- @ MAX BMW CT See additional pictures below... MAX BMW Motorcycles - CTW 1535 John Fitch Blvd South Windsor, CT 06074 View Map Call us today: (860) 372-4552 Vehicle Details Year: 2012 Make: BMW Model: R1200RT Remarks: COMFORTABLE AND VERSATILE. Mileage: 16556 Exterior Color: GREY VIN: ZW20708 Type: Sport Touring Engine Size(cc): 1200 Stock Number: 9582 For Sale By: Dealer Title Status: Clear Vehicle Description Nicely Equipped R1200RT with an excellent Bill Mayer Saddle.
    2016-11-10 04:42:02
    South Windsor, Connecticut, United States
    16
    13,290.00
  • 2010 BMW R-Series2010 BMW R-Series (2010)
    2016-11-05 04:41:19
    Brookfield, Connecticut, United States
    10
  • 2014 BMW R-Series2014 BMW R-Series (2014)
    2016-11-04 04:42:24
    Brookfield, Connecticut, United States
    9
  • 2012 BMW R-Series2012 BMW R-Series (2012)
    MAX BMW Motorcycles - CTW View Our Other Listings            Contact Us 2012 BMW R1200RT-NICE RT AT A NICER PRICE!- @ MAX BMW CT See additional pictures below... MAX BMW Motorcycles - CTW 1535 John Fitch Blvd South Windsor, CT 06074 View Map Call us today: (860) 372-4552 Vehicle Details Year: 2012 Make: BMW Model: R1200RT Remarks: NICE RT AT A NICER PRICE! Mileage: 16553 Exterior Color: GREY VIN: ZW20708 Type: Sport Touring Engine Size(cc): 1200 Stock Number: 9577 For Sale By: Dealer Title Status: Clear Vehicle Description Nice RT with low miles.
    2016-11-03 04:41:05
    South Windsor, Connecticut, United States
    16
    12,999.00
  • 2007 BMW R-Series2007 BMW R-Series (2007)
    2016-10-28 04:42:45
    Brookfield, Connecticut, United States
    17
  • 1965 BMW R-Series1965 BMW R-Series (1965)
    2016-10-27 04:44:43
    South Windsor, Connecticut, United States
    51
    24,990.00
  • 1975 BMW R-Series1975 BMW R-Series (1975)
    2016-10-27 04:44:40
    South Windsor, Connecticut, United States
    36
    6,990.00
  • 1976 BMW R-Series1976 BMW R-Series (1976)
    MAX BMW Motorcycles - CTW View Our Other Listings            Contact Us 1976 BMW R90/6-REALLY NICE R90/6 DAILY DRIVER- @ MAX BMW CT See additional pictures below... MAX BMW Motorcycles - CTW 1535 John Fitch Blvd South Windsor, CT 06074 View Map Call us today: (860) 372-4552 Vehicle Details Year: 1976 Make: BMW Model: R90/6 Remarks: REALLY NICE R90/6 DAILY DRIVER Mileage: 52184 Exterior Color: MAROON VIN: 4972473 Type: Engine Size(cc):   Stock Number: 9554 For Sale By: Dealer Title Status: Clear Vehicle Description This is a really clean and great running R90/6 that a good customer has just traded in. He used this as a regular ride including commuting to work.
    2016-10-27 04:44:36
    South Windsor, Connecticut, United States
    52
    6,490.00
  • 1987 BMW R-Series1987 BMW R-Series (1987)
    1987 BMW R65  72.000 miles2 owners5 speed transmisionAlways garaged   Excellent condition Have all maintenance records since 1987- meticulously maintained  Big Maintenance:  Miles:33940: steering bearing, fork seal, Koni rear shock36570: front progressive springs41000: service wheel bearings 54882: fork seals, replace wheel bearings, main oil seal, oil pump o ring, alternator brushes, timing chain, clutch, omega diode board60.000: rebuild carbs March 2008: 63000 miles: transmission rebuild, Circlip: Tom Cutter, Rubber Chicken Racing Garage, PA, USA. July 2009: 65000 miles: cylinder head rebuild, valves, spring, guides, piston rings: BMW guru Ted Porter, Scotts Valley, CA Currently the bike has 72000 miles...Excellent condition, no oil leaks, no problems what so ever.. Tires have less than 2000 miles on them. Brakes are like new, Front brake cylinder was rebuild less than 5000 miles ago.  Just replaced all the fluids and the Front fork seals at Max BMW in South Windsor one month ago.
    2016-10-24 04:43:02
    Colchester, Connecticut, United States
    72
    3,200.00
  • 1969 BMW R-Series1969 BMW R-Series (1969)
    A very nice example of a 1969 BMW R 60 US motorcycle with matching numbers (Engine, frame and frame plate) including - ·         Crash Bars added by Lindner Cycle Shop before delivery ·         Repair Manual and original Instruction Manual ·         Extensive Maintenance records since new (over 40 years) ·         Recently the speedometer/odometer has stopped working.   No more than 500 miles shave been added since the last maintenance documented below.   New cables are included. ·         This machine has less than 2K miles on maintenance performed by Max BMW in Connecticut: o   top end job (Valve job), o   stainless muffler set, o   chrome headers and crossover, and o   updated tapered roller head bearings. o   New C Block Metzeler tires w/Michelin tubes.
    2016-10-24 04:42:56
    Wilton, Connecticut, United States
    36
  • 1999 BMW R-Series1999 BMW R-Series (1999)
    Boston Green
    2016-10-20 04:42:49
    Cromwell, Connecticut, United States
    1
    40.00
  • 1966 BMW R-Series1966 BMW R-Series (1966)
    MAX BMW Motorcycles - CTW View Our Other Listings            Contact Us 1966 BMW R69S-GREAT RUNNING ORIGINAL R69S!- @ MAX BMW CT See additional pictures below... MAX BMW Motorcycles - CTW 1535 John Fitch Blvd South Windsor, CT 06074 View Map Call us today: (860) 372-4552 Vehicle Details Year: 1966 Make: BMW Model: R69S Remarks: GREAT RUNNING ORIGINAL R69S! Mileage: 46013 Exterior Color: BLACK....
    2016-10-20 04:42:09
    South Windsor, Connecticut, United States
    46
    17,990.00
  • 2007 BMW R-Series2007 BMW R-Series (2007)
    Beautiful adult-owned cafe bike. Ultra rare BMW 1200 S painted in McLaren Volcano Red -  a show quality $3,500 paint job completed by authorized McLaren body shop this spring, the paint alone cost me $1,200.Tank and tail section protected by premium 3M clear bra. New carbon front and rear fenders and engine timing cover all by Ilimberger in Germany - not the cheap knockoffs - cost $820Carbon fiber license plate bracket New Ohlins Suspension front and rear - cost $1,800. Custom headers by Sandbar composites in England with Akropovic titanium muffler - cost $1,800.AF-XIED adjustable oxygen sensor calibration which allows for mixture adjustment throughout RPM range in both open and closed loop. ($325)Corbin seatTinted windshield Heli-bars with approx 3/4" riseCNC clutch and brake levers ($200)PIAA duel horns hidden behind the fairing.
    2016-10-17 04:42:45
    Old Greenwich, Connecticut, United States
    6
  • 2008 BMW R-Series2008 BMW R-Series (2008)
    BMW LOWERED R1200GS COMES FROM THE FACTORY WITH A SEAT HEIGHT OF 29.5 INCHES AND THIS SEAT COMES WITH THE BIKE.  I HAVE ADDED A CORBIN SEAT ALSO WHICH GOES WITH THE BIKE.   EQUIPPED WITH HEATED GRIPS, ON BOARD COMPUTER, HAND PROTECTION, SADDLEBAG MOUNTS, ABS, AND CROSS SPOKE WHEELS.
    2016-10-16 04:41:22
    Lakeville, Connecticut, United States
    18
  • 1958 BMW R-Series1958 BMW R-Series (1958)
    1958 BMW R60 This bike is cosmetically & mechanically superb! Truly a museum quality piece! BMW’s are defined by their superb craftsmanship and astonishing mechanical precision!  Please call 860-454-7024 if you have any questions This 58' R60 is a fine example!
    2016-10-16 04:41:11
    Vernon-Rockville, Connecticut, United States
    47
    20,500.00
  • 1992 BMW R-Series1992 BMW R-Series (1992)
    2016-10-15 04:41:07
    South Windsor, Connecticut, United States
    94
    7,790.00
  • 1965 BMW R-Series1965 BMW R-Series (1965)
    2016-10-15 04:41:03
    South Windsor, Connecticut, United States
    67
    27,990.00
  • 1993 BMW R-Series1993 BMW R-Series (1993)
     1993 BMW R100GSPD (Vin WB1048900P0047848) has 64530miles, 1800miles on a T1101100 Big Bore 1070 Kit which basically makes it feel like it's Turbo Charged.  The Kit was installed by the BMW Dealer when I purchased the bike. I am the fourth owner. All service completed by BMW Motorcycle dealer.
    2016-10-15 04:41:00
    Deep River, Connecticut, United States
    64
  • 2014 BMW R-Series2014 BMW R-Series (2014)
    MAX BMW Motorcycles - CTW View Our Other Listings            Contact Us 2014 BMW R1200RT-NICE LOOKING R1200RT- @ MAX BMW CT See additional pictures below... MAX BMW Motorcycles - CTW 1535 John Fitch Blvd South Windsor, CT 06074 View Map Call us today: (860) 372-4552 Vehicle Details Year: 2014 Make: BMW Model: R1200RT Remarks: NICE LOOKING R1200RT Mileage: 28125 Exterior Color: CALLISTO GREY MET VIN: Z190816 Type: Sport Touring Engine Size(cc): 1200 Stock Number: 9406 For Sale By: Dealer Title Status: Clear Vehicle Description This is an unusual RT in that it is loaded except for... wait for it..., no radio.
    2016-10-14 04:42:31
    South Windsor, Connecticut, United States
    28
    14,990.00
  • 2011 BMW R-Series2011 BMW R-Series (2011)
    MAX BMW Motorcycles - CTW View Our Other Listings            Contact Us 2011 BMW R1200RT @ MAX BMW CT See additional pictures below... MAX BMW Motorcycles - CTW 1535 John Fitch Blvd South Windsor, CT 06074 View Map Call us today: (860) 372-4552 Vehicle Details Year: 2011 Make: BMW Model: R1200RT Mileage: 31480 Exterior Color: THUNDER GREY MET VIN: ZW20193 Type: Sport Touring Engine Size(cc): 1200 Stock Number: 9312 For Sale By: Dealer Title Status: Clear Vehicle Description Very clean RT with a very comfortable custom saddle (looks like a Russell Day Long Saddle but not labeled). 0416 ESA II (Electronic Suspen 0518 Heated Seat 0519 Heated Grips 0530 TPM (Tire Pressure Monito 0538 Cruise Control 0539 On Board Computer 0764 Accessory Socket Additional Pictures Call Steve (860) 372-4552 Call Steve (860) 372-4552 Call Steve (860) 372-4552 Call Steve (860) 372-4552 Call Steve (860) 372-4552 Call Steve (860) 372-4552 Call Steve (860) 372-4552 Call Steve (860) 372-4552 Call Steve (860) 372-4552 Call Steve (860) 372-4552 Call Steve (860) 372-4552 Call Steve (860) 372-4552 Call Steve (860) 372-4552 Call Steve (860) 372-4552 Call Steve (860) 372-4552   Vehicle Condition This bike is in excellent overall condition.
    2016-10-14 04:42:22
    South Windsor, Connecticut, United States
    31
    11,990.00
  • 2012 BMW R-Series2012 BMW R-Series (2012)
    2016-10-14 04:42:20
    South Windsor, Connecticut, United States
    6
    13,790.00
  • 2001 BMW R-Series2001 BMW R-Series (2001)
    MAX BMW Motorcycles - CTW View Our Other Listings            Contact Us 2001 BMW R1100RT-NICELY EQUIPPED, LOW MILES RT- @ MAX BMW CT See additional pictures below... MAX BMW Motorcycles - CTW 1535 John Fitch Blvd South Windsor, CT 06074 View Map Call us today: (860) 372-4552 Vehicle Details Year: 2001 Make: BMW Model: R1100RT Remarks: NICELY EQUIPPED, LOW MILES RT Mileage: 14736 Exterior Color: GRAPHITE MET VIN: ZC69930 Type: Engine Size(cc): 1100 Stock Number: 9517 For Sale By: Dealer Title Status: Clear Vehicle Description Low mileage and nicely equipped R1100RT. This bike has the BMW Cylinder Head Guards, Top Box, and Tank Bag as well as a Russell Day Long Saddle and fork mounted Moto Lights.
    2016-10-14 04:42:09
    South Windsor, Connecticut, United States
    14
    4,990.00
  • 2006 BMW R-Series2006 BMW R-Series (2006)
    2016-10-14 04:42:06
    Brookfield, Connecticut, United States
    95
  • 1960 BMW R-Series1960 BMW R-Series (1960)
    MAX BMW Motorcycles - CTB View Our Other Listings            Contact Us 1960 BMW R27 WOW NICE ORIGINAL BIKE @ MAX BMW CT See additional pictures below... MAX BMW Motorcycles - CTB 465 Federal Road Brookfield, CT 06804 View Map Call us today: (203) 740-1270 Vehicle Details Year: 1960 Make: BMW Model: R27 Mileage: 6703 Exterior Color: BLACK VIN: 386378 Type: Engine Size(cc):   Stock Number: 8714 For Sale By: Dealer Title Status: Clear Vehicle Description This is a clean, great running R27. We have completed the slinger service, installed new piston rings, rebuilt the carburetors along with replacing the fuel lines and petcock, then the bike received a complete tuneup.
    2016-10-13 04:43:07
    Brookfield, Connecticut, United States
    6
  • 1960 BMW R-Series1960 BMW R-Series (1960)
    2016-10-13 04:42:58
    Brookfield, Connecticut, United States
    2
  • 1974 BMW R-Series1974 BMW R-Series (1974)
    2016-10-13 04:42:57
    Brookfield, Connecticut, United States
    31
  • 2015 BMW R-Series2015 BMW R-Series (2015)
    2016-10-12 04:42:05
    Brookfield, Connecticut, United States
    14
  • 1989 BMW R-Series1989 BMW R-Series (1989)
    2016-10-12 04:41:59
    Brookfield, Connecticut, United States
    22
  • 2015 BMW R-Series2015 BMW R-Series (2015)
    2016-10-08 04:43:55
    Brookfield, Connecticut, United States
    5
  • 2008 BMW R-Series2008 BMW R-Series (2008)
    2016-10-08 04:43:49
    Brookfield, Connecticut, United States
    14
  • 2015 BMW R-Series2015 BMW R-Series (2015)
    2016-10-08 04:43:48
    Brookfield, Connecticut, United States
    19
  • 1987 BMW R-Series1987 BMW R-Series (1987)
    1987 BMW R65  70.000 miles 2 owners 5 speed transmision Always garaged  excellent condition rides like new!  New tires, brakes - With Receipts  Have all maintenance records since 1987- meticulously maintained  Includes: Side Bags, box full of extra parts (oils, keys, records, handlebar, etc). Everything in mint condition!  WINDSHIELD NOT INCLUDED ( ALREADY SOLD SEPARATELY).  500 USD deposit through Paypal. Payment can be done through Paypal, Cash ( in person), Money order or check ( once cleared).
    2016-10-08 04:43:36
    Colchester, Connecticut, United States
    72
    3,350.00
  • 2014 BMW R-Series2014 BMW R-Series (2014)
    2016-10-08 04:43:19
    Brookfield, Connecticut, United States
    1
  • 1978 BMW R-Series1978 BMW R-Series (1978)
    2016-10-07 04:43:03
    South Windsor, Connecticut, United States
    50
    24,990.00
  • 1958 BMW R-Series1958 BMW R-Series (1958)
    1958 BMW R60 This bike is cosmetically & mechanically superb! Truly a museum quality piece! BMW’s are defined by their superb craftsmanship and astonishing mechanical precision!  Please call 860-454-7024 if you have any questions This 58' R60 is a fine example!
    2016-10-05 04:43:53
    Vernon-Rockville, Connecticut, United States
    47
    22,500.00
  • 2009 BMW R-Series2009 BMW R-Series (2009)
    2016-08-28 04:51:29
    South Windsor, Connecticut, United States
    16
    9,990.00
  • 2010 BMW R-Series2010 BMW R-Series (2010)
    2016-08-26 04:56:10
    Brookfield, Connecticut, United States
    39
  • 1995 BMW R-Series1995 BMW R-Series (1995)
    2016-08-12 04:54:44
    South Windsor, Connecticut, United States
    68
    3,790.00
  • 1988 BMW R-Series1988 BMW R-Series (1988)
    2016-08-12 04:54:36
    Brookfield, Connecticut, United States
    14
  • 2006 BMW R-Series2006 BMW R-Series (2006)
    Selling my R 1200, great bike but I just bought a Wrangler and the bike just sits in my garage. Has had all required services and awesome upgrades: Remus Exhaust, Nav system, Givi invisible side bags, rear bag, tank bag, shorty front and rear signal lights, under 17k miles!
    2016-08-11 04:58:06
    New Haven, Connecticut, United States
    16
    8,000.00
  • 2014 BMW R-Series2014 BMW R-Series (2014)
    2016-08-07 04:52:04
    Brookfield, Connecticut, United States
    6
  • 1997 BMW R-Series1997 BMW R-Series (1997)
    This bike is in very good condition. Well maintained all the time. Everything operates just like new; and looks almost new. I've owned this bike since 1998 (2nd owner); longer than any other motorcycle I've owned.
    2016-08-05 04:54:45
    Bristol, Connecticut, United States
    60
  • 2004 BMW R-Series2004 BMW R-Series (2004)
    MAX BMW Motorcycles - CTW View Our Other Listings            Contact Us 2004 BMW R1150RT-CLEAN LOW MILEAGE R1150RT- @ MAX BMW CT See additional pictures below... MAX BMW Motorcycles - CTW 1535 John Fitch Blvd South Windsor, CT 06074 View Map Call us today: (860) 372-4552 Vehicle Details Year: 2004 Make: BMW Model: R1150RT Remarks: CLEAN LOW MILEAGE R1150RT Mileage: 24933 Exterior Color: TITAN SILVER VIN: ZE94866 Type: Sport Touring Engine Size(cc): 1150 Stock Number: 9344 For Sale By: Dealer Title Status: Clear Vehicle Description This is a clean low mileage R1150RT with only 24,933 miles on it. It has a Marine radio, Backup Backrest, and Throttlemeister .
    2016-08-04 04:54:22
    South Windsor, Connecticut, United States
    24
    6,990.00
  • 2006 BMW R-Series2006 BMW R-Series (2006)
    Clean low mile RT with just the right upgrades.  Water resistant USB port wired into the canbus.   New Michelin Pilot Road 4 with less than 800 miles.
    2016-07-26 04:57:44
    Westport, Connecticut, United States
    5
  • 1982 BMW R-Series1982 BMW R-Series (1982)
    In very good condition.Some scatches on seat and random places. The left rear light is bent slightly downward. Brand new ignition coil part BMW Ignition Coil,  part #12 13 1 244 426 and Ignition Control Module  #12 14 2 325 284New battery.
    2016-07-24 04:58:34
    Woodbury, Connecticut, United States
    60
  • 2010 BMW R-Series2010 BMW R-Series (2010)
    2016-07-18 04:56:59
    Brookfield, Connecticut, United States
    42
    10,700.00
  • 2013 BMW R-Series2013 BMW R-Series (2013)
    2016-07-18 04:56:47
    Brookfield, Connecticut, United States
    29
    13,900.00

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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.