published at 02.10.2012, 11:02

The perfection of an icon – The new R 1200 GS

For 32 years, the BMW Motorrad GS has been defining and dominating the segment of travel enduros. No other motorcycle is such an uncompromising embodiment of freedom and adventure, reliability and riding dynamics, and ultimately pure riding pleasure both on and off the road. BMW Motorrad is now embarking on the next chapter of its success story – with the new R 1200 GS.... [more ...]

published at 10.09.2012, 10:14

BMW Motorrad is throttling up – at INTERMOT and EICMA 2012.

Extra time has been announced for the summer! The two major international trade fair highlights INTERMOT and EICMA will first keep autumn and winter waiting. This year too, BMW Motorrad will again be giving all motorcycle fans some great treats. The launch will be made at INTERMOT in Cologne: On 3–7 October BMW Motorrad will be celebrating the world premiere of the new R 1200 GS. Together with... [more ...]

published at 24.08.2012, 11:08

Zelda La Grange – Mandela, me and motorcycles

As Executive Personal Assistant to Nelson Mandela, Zelda La Grange has had an amazing life, travelling with the former South African President on more than 180 trips abroad, meeting world leaders, royalty, celebrities, and coordinating his itinerary, travel arrangements, security and transport. Always by his side in both public and private – at home and abroad – she has remained in Mandela’s... [more ...]

published at 24.08.2012, 11:02

BMW Motorrad’s leading GS range leads students through Death Valley

The world’s most respected travel enduro range was selected as the motorcycles to help a group of university students complete a six-day, 1,000 mile (1,600 km) expedition through the notorious Death Valley in the Mojave Desert in eastern California.... [more ...]

published at 24.08.2012, 10:57

East to west and everywhere in between

BMW adventure riders from Europe and the US may think they have the monopoly on epic ‘round the world’ trips – but Japanese Tsuyoshi Yoshihara would disagree. The Japanese native has been in the saddle since July 2010 and doesn’t plan on stopping until the end of 2013. He is pushing the boundaries even by the standards of the most rugged GS devotee – and his BMW R 1200 GS is up to the... [more ...]