Tag Archives | 2013

The Liquid-Cooled BMW R1200GS Receives “Good Design” Award

The new, liquid-cooled version of the R1200GS has earned a “Good Design” award, one of the 5 such prizes BMW Group Design got for products released in 2013. The R1200GS received the “Good Design” award alongside BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo, the MINI Paceman, and the BMW Pininfarina Gran Lusso Coupé in the “Transportation 2013” […]

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2013 BMW R1200 GS Test Ride – Multi-Tasking Machine

Many online reviews and magazines have nominated/voted the 2013 BMW R 1200 GS as the best in its category for 2013. I wanted to know why, and decided to find out for myself. So I packed my bags and left Kuala Lumpur to Teluk Intan in Perak. The journey from KL to Teluk Intan offers […]

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RideApart Review: BMW K1600GT/L

What’s New: After putting a couple hundred miles on both the BMW K1600GT and BMW K1600GTL, I’m afraid I can’t report that they’re all-day comfortable. You see, even two days later, my thighs are still sore. It’s not a question of ergonomics, it’s just that spending an entire day hanging off the side of a […]

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Four of Cycle World’s Ten Best Motorcycles of 2013 are BMWs

Big news for BMW Motorrad fans today as Cycle World gives nearly half of its 2013 “Ten Best” list to BMW motorcycles. BMW continues to offer one of the most diverse and technically advanced lineups of motorcycles available worldwide, and accolades confirm that these are some of the most desirable bikes one can buy. “It […]

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2013 BMW F800GT Review: Long Term Update

BMW’s F800GT made a mark on us from our initial First Ride report. And after another couple of months of living with the propeller brand’s latest middleweight sport tourer, it’s safe to say that this is the one motorcycle that we’d love to keep in our garage due to its proficient road performance and day-to-day […]

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WSBK: Melandri Wins Race 1, Race 2 Cancelled After WSS Tragedy

Update During today’s FIM World Supersport race, at 1.32pm Italian rider Andrea Antonelli (Team Goeleven Kawasaki) suffered a serious accident on the straight between Turn 14 and Turn 15 wherein he sustained critical injuries. The race was stopped with the red flag and the rider was immediately taken to an ambulance where the medical staff […]

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2013 BMW R1200GS vs. Yamaha Super Tenere

BMW’s all-new water-cooled “big” GS returns to try to reclaim its adventure-bike crown. Will cooler heads prevail? By Jimmy Lewis If you didn’t know who your father was, you might have a hard time knowing what you should aspire to be. Forty or so years after the Yamaha DT1 and the later BMW R80GS helped […]

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Class of 2013 Superbike Shootout!

This is the cream of the crop! Our annual Class Of test brings together the most powerful and technologically advanced production sportbikes on the planet – The 2013 Ducati 1199 Panigale R, BMW HP4, the MV Agusta F4RR, Aprilia RSV4 Factory APRC ABS SE, the Kawasaki ZX-10R, and KTM RC8R. As the flagship superbikes of […]

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Oil & Water: Comparing Two R1200GS’

Touratech-USA’s General Manager, Paul Guillien, and Chief Riding Officer, Iain Glynn, compare two BMW boxers: The 2011 oil-cooled R1200GS and the new 2013 water-cooled R1200GS. In our opinion, there’s really no better way to compare two things, than to put them side by side. It’s an excellent opportunity to observe obvious differences and to note […]

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Latest Listings

Here are a few of our latest or most attractive listings at Euro Cycles of Tampa Bay. 2014 BMW F800GS Adventure OPTIONS: Trip Computer, ABS, Electronic Suspension Adjustment, Heated Grips, Engine guards, ASC, and a center stand   OVERVIEW: What a motorcycle. For some people it’s a universal tool which practically never fails them – whether […]

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Marco Melandri wins in Portimao

BMW Motorrad added another circuit to the list of tracks it was victorious at in the Superbike World Championship. Factory rider Marco Melandri celebrated victory in the first race at Portimão. In race two, Marco struggled with rear tyre wear issues and finished 12th. His team-mate Chaz Davies finished a difficult first race in sixth […]

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