The BMW S1000R, pictured on the Great Ocean Road, Victoria (Photo: Chris Blain) By Loz Blain The S1000R might be 33 horsepower (25 kW) down on its S1000RR superbike brother, but it’s vastly more aggressive, raw and challenging on the road. We spent 10 days with BMW’s latest, greatest super-naked motorcycle, its bad-tempered hair-trigger throttle, [...]
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 [...]
By: Andrew P Collins BMW got into motorcycles in the 1920s, and they’ve turned out more than a few legendary bikes since. Today their two-wheeled lineup is more diverse than ever; I’ve just had a chance to experience the spectrum on their stripped-down screamer and fully-fluffed luxury liner. Every year following the New York Auto [...]
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 [...]
Euro Cycles is proud to announce we have a new partner for our track days, Ron Croft, P.A. With Ron’s sponsorship we will be able to do a lot more with track days, starting with our February 23rd date.
First, we are able to lower the price. You’ll get the same great track day with all the miles you can stand, the same food and drinks, the same camaraderie and fun, but now it will only cost you $195.00. Want to save even more? Sign up a month in advance and it’s only $175.00!
Second, we will offer free bike transportation to the first three participants who have never attended one of our track days.
Third, we will offer bike transportation to everyone else for only $50, on a space-available basis.
There will be even more great promotions and fun stuff in the future, so sign up now and stay tuned!
For more information or to register, call David Picou or Jason McKay at Euro Cycles, 813-926-9937.
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New Delivery! This 2015 BMW Motorrad USA S1000RR in Black Storm Metallic
8.8 lbs lighter than '14, power raised to 199HP! The 2015 is faster & more agile.
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BMW Motorcycles of Tampa Bay
8509 Gunn Hwy,
Odessa, FL 33556
Phone: (813) 926-9937
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Saturday : 8am to 5pm
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