BMW Concept Ninety – modern retro made perfect

May 31st, 2013 6:36 am by

BMW-ConceptNinety

Cernobbio. 90 years of BMW Motorrad, 90 years of two-wheeled history – hardly another motorcycle manufacturer can boast such a longstanding and successful heritage as BMW. The BMW R 90 S likewise has cause to celebrate: the BMW Motorrad design icon turns 40 this year. As a tribute to both these anniversaries, the BMW Group is presenting a very special model at the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2013: the BMW Concept Ninety. In partnership with the custom bike company Roland Sands Design, the BMW Motorrad design team has come up with an exclusive homage to the BMW R 90 S. Former motorcycle racer Roland Sands and his team are among the most in-demand partners in the custom bike scene. Their design standards and the technical finesse with which they implement their high-class custom and performance parts endow the BMW Concept Ninety with an exclusive and self-assured presence. This cooperative venture elevates both Roland Sands Design and BMW Motorrad Design to a new level.  Read the rest of this entry »

2013 BMW HP4 with Package Competition

May 30th, 2013 3:35 pm by

BMW HP4

The BMW HP4 is the lightest and fastest supersports bike in its class to date. The HP label stands for high performance and thus for exceptional agility, power and riding dynamics. These attributes are expressed in the bike’s consistently sporty design and in its exclusive surfaces made of carbon and titanium among other materials. The accentuated colouring of the sophisticated graphics likewise points to the high standards embodied by the BMW HP4. As a high-performance bike, each BMW HP4 is issued with its own serial number, which is indelibly laser-engraved into the upper fork bridge.

Spyshot: BMW S1000RR naked spotted

May 30th, 2013 12:50 pm by

052913-spy-photo-naked-bmw-s1000rr-500x310

One the most magnificient bike, BMW S1000RR are now spotted coming in variation of naked form. It should feature a more upright riding position for more relaxed riding style compared to the full fairing sport BMW S1000RR. Expected to be unveiled at EICMA, Milan.

via: blog.motorcycle.com/2013/05/29/videos/naked-bmw-s1000rr-spotted-testing-in-italy-video/

All-new Wave 110 now available in Boon Siew Honda website

May 30th, 2013 7:16 am by

ScreenShotSSD011

Boon Siew Honda Malaysia has taken a good care of their website. Quick updates on the all-new Wave 110 shown that they know the force of the Internet. There are a lot of thing to discover about the Wave DX110 and Wave S110. I just got to know that the ‘S’ stands for ‘Standard’.

Check it out here: boonsiewhonda.com.my/product-wave110.html

Yamaha Factory Racing Prepare for ‘Home’ Grand Prix at Mugello

May 29th, 2013 10:04 pm by

mugello

Yamaha Factory Racing set up for their ‘home’ race in Italy this weekend for the Gran Premio d’Italia at the Autodromo Internazionale del Mugello near Florence. Nestled deep in the Tuscan hills, the Mugello circuit is just over 300km from the team’s base in Gerno di Lesmo, near Milan. The track is a favourite for both Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi, with each scoring multiple victories across classes. Lorenzo can claim one 250cc win, two second place premier class finishes in 2009 and 2010 and the last two consecutive premier class victories in 2011 and 2012.

Rossi’s Mugello record includes one 125cc win in 1997, a 250cc win in 1999 and then an incredible seven-year consecutive premier class win streak at Mugello from 2002 to 2008, making him the only Grand Prix rider ever to take seven straight wins at his home race.   Read the rest of this entry »