Standard Motorcycle of the Year Winner: BMW R nineT By Kevin Duke The “Standard” motorcycle category is notoriously vague, encompassing a wide variety of riffs on a motorcycle with a traditional riding position and unencumbered by bodywork. Streetfighter-style sportbikes fall within this definition and dominated this category until we divvied up the pie in 2013, [...]
Author: DRIES VAN DER WALT The formula is familiar: take your flagship superbike, strip off its fairing, detune the motor for mid-range punch, and put it on the market as a naked roadster. Put that way, it almost sounds as if naked versions of superbikes are an afterthought but modern nakeds are much more than [...]
Just exactly who is the new S1000RR-with-an-R-missing for, and why would anyone want it? Why the question above? Simple. We’ve too often witnessed a manufacturer offering a handlebar version of its open-class sportbike, only to be disappointed when we learn that the machine has also lost its character, performance, and smarts. So, getting right to [...]
Just exactly who is the new S1000RR-with-an-R-missing for, and why would anyone want it? By Peter Jones Why the question above? Simple. We’ve too often witnessed a manufacturer offering a handlebar version of its open-class sportbike, only to be disappointed when we learn that the machine has also lost its character, performance, and smarts. So, [...]
Few lucky motorcyclists get to become test riders and these guys have all the fun in the world, especially as they get to ride new machinery. One of these lucky fellows is this BMW Motorrad tester who gives the all-new 2014 S1000R a spin. The 2014 S1000R is the semi-naked version of the acclaimed and [...]
“Our idea was to make a classic motorcycle, with a rather retro look, but blended with modern technology inside. For this, we used as a 2008 base model BMW R1200R. Completely redesigned the frame to change the centre of gravity and the angle of the front fork, in the process lowering the bike and improving [...]
Nicolas Petit is a young French designer who has made a name for himself in the business thanks to his many elegant graphic concepts, mainly based on BMW models. Actually, Petit has recently crossed the boundaries of the mere graphic renditions when he worked in cooperation with the renowned German aftermaket company Wunderlich to create [...]
GS Trophy day 7 First, the big news… Team Germany has won the GS Trophy 2012, with France coming second and Italy rounding out the top three. Here’s what happened on the final day of what has been a truly memorable Trophy… Even though today (Saturday) was the last competition day of the GS Trophy [...]
From a rain-soaked Special in the depths of the forest, to a beach race in deep volcanic ash, the sixth competition day of the GS Trophy truly had something for everybody. Have a look at today’s highlights here. For more videos from BMW Motorrad CLICK HERE Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook [...]
Today’s second Marathon stage saw the riders share a memorable journey that would see them leave Argentina for the final time and head back into Chile. By 7am the first GS bikes left Peuma Hue, heading north on paved roads to Bariloche and Villa Angostura, past the Siete Lagos and San Martin de los Andes, [...]
It was another amazing GS Trophy day, as the competition reached, and passed its halfway point. A short ride took the Trophy contenders to a local enduro track which was the venue for the day’s first ‘Enduro Test’. After that it was time to get back on the bikes for a thrilling ride through the [...]
This "HOT" Ducati Diavel was spotted at the shop today! ... See MoreSee Less
Stop in, grab a coffee/water and head back out to ride! ... See MoreSee Less
Old & New - 1966 Ducati 250 Diana & 2013 Ducati 1199 Panigale S ... See MoreSee Less
Euro Cycles will be out having fun at Quail Hollow tomorrow from 12pm-5pm for their Biker Bash & Labor Day Weekend Pool Party!
Hop on your bike and take a ride to visit us & check it out!
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Biker Bash Labor Day Weekend! — at Quail Hollow.
BMW Motorcycles of Tampa Bay
8509 Gunn Hwy,
Odessa, FL 33556
Phone: (813) 926-9937
Fax: (813) 926-5660
Our Hours Of Operation are:
9am to 6pm
Saturday : 8am to 5pm
Closed Sunday and Monday…
We need to Ride too!