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Recall News: BMW Recalls Late-Model S1000RR and S1000R Motorcycles for Suspension Issue

The following report is filed with the NHTSA:<p><b>Report Receipt Date:</b> December 30, 2016 <b><br>NHTSA Campaign Number:</b> 16V948000 <b><br>Component(s):</b> Suspension <b><br>Potential</b> …

Motorcycles

Are flying motorcycles the future?

BMW recently released a life-size flying motorcycle concept and now a Russian company has launched a drone “motorcycle”.<p>The BMW Hover Ride is just a …

Motorcycles

Double Vision: Customizing The BMW K100 Two Ways

In the playground of custom BMWs, the K100 is the kid that always gets picked last for the team. It’s awkward, bulky and hard to restyle—but it’s packing a gem of an engine.<p>Munich-based lawyer and photographer Philipp Wulk will testify to that. He wasn’t planning to customize a K100—but then he …

Vintage Meets Custom: BMW Remakes The Iconic R5

Eighty years ago, BMW revealed the groundbreaking R5—a machine that influenced motorcycle design right up to the 1950s, and still casts a spell over custom builders.<p>Today, at the Villa d’Este on the shores of Lake Como in Italy, BMW has just revealed the modern-day <i>Hommage</i>—designed in–house, and …

Has Motorcycling Turned Into A Fashion Show?

A good friend of mine works down at the local BMW/Ducati/MV Augusta dealership. As you may have guessed from the brands they carry, this is no …

Fashion Shows

‘Glober’ BMW R100 GS – ER Motorcycles

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance is not a technical instruction book but the tale of a journey punctuated with philosophical insights. The …

In 100 years, BMW thinks motorcycles will look like this self-balancing concept

With the reveal of its Motorrad Vision Next 100 concept motorcycle, BMW has rounded out its centenary celebration with design studies from each of …

Motorcycles

Riviera Style: A BMW R100 RS from the Côte d’Azur

In the small French commune of Saint-André-de-la-Roche, just a few miles inland from Nice, you’ll find the brothers Olivier and Gilles Ortolani. Their business is restoring vintage cars, and doing the occasional custom motorcycle paint job.<p>After increasing pressure from customers, the pair decided …

A BMW custom inspired by a Snickers bar (yes, really)

We hear quite a few odd stories from the custom scene, most of them unprintable. But this one takes the biscuit: A custom R nineT finished to match the chocolate brown color of a Snickers wrapper.<p>It comes from Onehandmade Customs, an up-and-coming workshop from Tapei. The man behind Onehandmade is …

Special K: Pan Speed Shop launches with a wild BMW K1200S

Not all custom BMWs are airhead boxers: The classic four-cylinder K-series is gaining a cult following. But tearing into a more modern K takes a special kind of nuts.<p>So let us introduce you to the Spanish outfit Pan Speed Shop. They’re fresh on the scene, which is why the name won’t ring any bells. …

BMW Motorcycles of San Francisco Creates One-Off Masterpiece

The kind folks at BMW Motorcycles of San Francisco have created a truly one of a kind motorcycle, blending the attributes of some of the brand’s best …

Motorcycles

Custom Bikes of the Week

A slinky BMW R nineT from Holland, a candy apple red CB550 from the USA, and a Harley Sportster with a Norton Manx tank from Japan. Take your pick right here.<p><b>HPnineT Cafe Racer by High Octane</b>. Everything created by Jeffry Sol and the Dutch High Octane team radiates speed. Like their absolutely mad, …

Win two Pagnol motorcycle jackets

Today we’ve got an exciting giveaway for Bike EXIF readers: the chance to add two beautiful Pagnol motorcycle jackets to your wardrobe.<p>One lucky reader will win the retro-modern styled M1 (worth a cool $599) and the new urban sport M2 (worth $625).<p>Both jackets are designed for everyday riding, and …

BMW R nine T custom by Onehandmade

Customizing the BMW R nine T can be tricky. It’s a handsome motorcycle out of the box, so most owners are content to just swap out a few bits or tick the options sheet.<p>But to truly transform it, you need to go deep. That means custom bodywork, and circumnavigating the electronics that invade every …

Bell Bullitt designer Chad Hodge builds a BMW

Here’s a great way to kick off the New Year: a brand new custom from one of our favorite up-and-coming builders, Chad Hodge.<p>Chad landed on everyone’s radar when his stunning Bullitt helmet concept was picked up by Bell. Then his first build appeared—an equally stylish Kawasaki KZ750.<p>Since then, …

Stunt Double: A BMW homage to the Breitling Jet Team

Let’s face it: custom motorcycles are eye candy. And the eye candy doesn’t get much better than this new build from Fuller Moto, which has sent our photoreceptors into overload.<p>It’s a BMW R75/6 inspired by the stunning livery of the stunt planes used by the Breitling Jet Team. And it’s got the …

How To Select the Best Cornering Lines

Unlike cars and trucks, <b>motorcycles</b> occupy a narrow portion of a typical road, giving us the choice to ride in the left, center, or right part of the …

InterAct

BMW S1000XR vs. DUCATI MULTISTRADA 1200 – Tested To the Limit! | ON TWO WHEELS

Where do <b>BMW’s S1000XR</b> and <b>Ducati’s Multistrada 1200 S</b> fit in? They have big windscreens and side cases like touring-bikes, but they also have hand …

Extreme Sports

Inspired by Motorcycles, This Watch Tells Time With a Working Chain Drive

Despite what countless companies at CES were trying to tell you, a watch doesn’t need a touchscreen to be worth wearing. Swiss watchmaker Azimuth has …

Motorcycles

BMW Motorrad USA Sold Over 16,000 Motorcycles In 2015, A New Record - Motorcycle.com News

With 16,330 units sold in 2015, BMW set a new all-time year-end sales record and bettered the 2014 total – 14,945 – by 9.3%. BMW lists the S1000RR …

Motorcycles

Purebreed Motorcycles BMW S1000R

Café Racer, the clue is in the title. If you’ve made it this far then you’re unlikely to need a motorcycling history lesson as to the origins of the …

The Boxer Twins: A fine pair of BMWs from K-Speed

Why are boxer BMWs so popular in the custom world? Availability is often cited as a reason: they’re tough and plentiful. But this is only true in some countries. In Thailand, for example, old airheads are very hard to come by.<p>Customized examples are even rarer in mainland SE Asia, since most owners …

BMW Wants To Put Lasers On Motorcycles And Heads Up Displays In Helmets

Modern helmets are very good, but BMW must think they aren’t quite what they could be. So at this year’s CES in Las Vegas, the German motorcycle …

Motorcycles

BMW’s New ” Google Glass ” like technology for Motorcycles Riders.

As many of you know BMW not just produce cars, they also produce motorcycle and very good at it. But motorcycle riders has a big problem, they don’t …

Motorcycles

Benelli Motorcycles - FIRST LOOK REVIEW

The primary activity at the <b>Benelli</b> factory in Pesaro, Italy, is that of acting as an R&D department for the QJIAN JIANG Group that acquired Benelli …

Motorcycles

BMW R 1200 R con refrigeración líquida

Cuando hace 91 años BMW empezó a fabricar motos estas eran sencillos instrumentos mecánicos que transportaban gente de un lado a otro. No había …

BMW R NineT "Shaker" por Toys Garage, un juguete para divertirse

Llevo varios minutos intentando definir, o más bien catalogar, la preparación tomando como base la <b>BMW R Nine</b>T (aquí puedes leer nuestra prueba) …

Motorcycle News, Reviews, Features

The 10 Best Buys in 2014 Motorcycles

The colder weather might signal the end of the riding season in many parts of the country, but that's no reason to stop hunting for your next bike. Many of the 2014 motorcycles have already hit dealer lotsand there are plenty of bargains no matter w<p>The colder weather might signal the end of the …

Shopping

Custom Bikes of the Week

A radical Le Mans from Auto Fabrica, the most stylish Yamaha XT660r we’ve ever seen, and an Indian Scout ready to race down the Bonneville Salt Flats. It’s been a bumper week.<p><b>Auto Fabrica Type 9</b> The lads at Auto Fabrica, Bujar and Gaz, have built one of the most impressive resumés in the custom …