BMW

BMW R1150R
BMW

BMW Motorcycle History – Part 2

2001 R1150 R A proper re-work of the original 1100 R from 1995, the aesthetic updates made the 1150 R a naked with some real class, ditching the bizarre Hyena-like bottom-down, head-up stance of its forerunner to something more aesthetically…

 
BMW motorcycle history
BMW

BMW Motorcycle History – Part 1

I’ll tell you what I want, what I really, really want… I want an idea of just when BMWs became sexy and cool… We ‘ere at CB-Net will draw a line in the sand and say it was around the…

 
BMW R80 G/S
BMW

BMW Boxer Beat!

While they’re a bit of an acquired taste for some, we love the GS family of BMW Boxer twins here at CB-Net, so we figured we’d look back at the generations of GS machinery from the first, right up until…

 
1999-2005 BMW R1100S
BMW

Tomorrow’s Classic Today…BMW R1100S: (1999-2005)

Ssshhh… don’t tell anyone, but – well – BMW motorcycles used to be a bit (ahem) dull… They were generally ridden by former (or serving) police officers with either RoSPA gold riding awards or IAM riding medals. They’d take you…

 
BMW F 800 R
BMW

BMW F 800 R Road Test

Almost 10 years ago BMW launched their middleweight F 800 R. At the time the future for BMW was very bright. Almost as bright as some of the paint-jobs in their range – like the retina-burning orange paint adorning the…

 
BMW Bespoke Bike Build
BMW

BMW Bespoke Bike Build

Ten BMW Motorrad Retailers prepare to transform ten R nineT Racers into custom dreams as they compete for victory in the BMW Bespoke Bike Build. Step into a BMW Retailer and you’re met by a group of people who are…