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…

 
BMW R80/7
BMW

BMW R80/7 Road Test

During the late seventies, BMW bikes were much scorned among the majority of the biking fraternity. Antiquated looking designs and heavy machines sent all of the wrong signals to those who had yet to sample the real delights of riding a Beemer.