Getting to know the BMW Motorrad Motorsport Team

Have you ever wanted to know more about the members of the team who help to get the riders out on track? In this video we focus on some of the people in Leon Haslam’s team who help get his bike ready to enable him to get out on track.
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Radical Ducati ‘Pantahstica’

There’s a sweet spot in custom motorcycle building—a point where performance and beautiful aesthetics collide. Spain’s Radical Ducati hit this spot time after time, and they’ve done it again with ‘Pantahstica’. You could be forgiven for thinking it’s a Ducati Pantah, given the color scheme, but it’s actually based on a Cagiva Alazzurra, a mid-80s [...]

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Valentino Rossi ninth but happier with Ducati set-up

Valentino Rossi may have only qualified his factory Ducati GP12 in ninth place for tomorrow’s Catalunya MotoGP race, but the Italian declared himself happy with set-up improvements made after a tough first day.
The 33-year-old set a best time of 1.42.175 to finish 0.880s behind reigning world champion Casey Stoner in pole position, but he was [...]

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Valentino Rossi to try new swing-arm, electronics

Following a positive private test at Mugello, Valentino Rossi has confirmed that will try a new swing-arm and electronics on his Ducati during this weekend’s Catalan Grand Prix.
Rossi took his best ever Ducati finish with second place in the wet Le Mans race, but is yet to finish higher than seventh in the dry this [...]

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Electric Motorcycles Will Pay Less Insurance

Apart from their high and often steep purchase price, electric motorcycles offer many advantages. True, they also still have many disadvantages, like range and speed, but for many the advantages outweigh the disadvantages.
The main advantage, as you can imagine, is no fuel bill. The electricity used to charge the motorcycle’s batteries is far less costly [...]

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Onwards from Istanbul to the City Of Saffron!

Today my ride in Turkey actually started. I covered almost 400 kms reach the village of Safranbolu, which is derived from the Greek Saframpolis, as it was also known. This literally means the City of Saffron. Even today, just 20 kms away from here, in the village of Davutobasi, perhaps the world’s highest quality Saffron [...]

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WSBK » June date scheduled for Checa Panigale test

World Superbike champion Carlos Ducati has yet to test Ducati’s new Panigale 1199, but is set to ride the exciting new Italian machine during a test in June. The Panigale was in competitive action for the first time in the FIM Superstock 1000 Cup race at Imola, when Eddi La Marra put the bike on [...]

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WSBK: Melandri wins again for BMW Motorrad Motorsport!

 
An amazing performance by Marco Melandri on the works S 1000 RR at today’s Superbike World Championship round at Miller Motorsport’s Park saw the Italian rider take a win and a second place to catapult him into second place in the points, just 18 behind leader Max Biaggi.
Race one saw Melandri burst through from ninth [...]

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Ducati Catalunya MotoGP Preview

The Ducati Team is preparing for Sunday’s Catalan Grand Prix at the wonderful Circuit de Catalunya, which hosts the second of four MotoGP races held in Spain this season. The circuit is one of Valentino Rossi’s favorites, having served as the scene for nine of his victories, and while Nicky Hayden has only achieved one [...]

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Ducati 1199 Panigale vs Air Fighter vs Porsche 911 GT3

Can a Ducati 1199 Panigale outrun a jet-fighter? MotoGP star Karel Abraham answered this question at Brno International Airport last Sunday, when he challenged a jet L-29 Dolphin and a Porsche 911 GT3 Cup (driven by Czech national champion Tomas Micanek).
This unusual drag race took place on the main runway of the airport, where the [...]

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Video of BMW S1000RR Motorrad. Planet Power.

This is a very special clip about the new BMW S 1000 RR from BMW Motorrad.

For more information on the BMW S1000RR CLICK HERE

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