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THE R90S: The BMW That Invented Sport-Touring In 1974, it was that rarest of things, a fast, glamorous, comfortable, reliable, two-up European café

THE R90S: The BMW That Invented Sport-Touring In 1974, it was that rarest of things, a fast, glamorous, comfortable, reliable, two-up European café

Memory is an unreliable tape recorder, but I think the first time I ever heard the term "sport-touring" was right after the BMW R90S came out in 1974. It was also the first time I heard the words, "I may have to buy a BMW motorcycle some day," come out of my own mouth. At that point, I'd ridden...

Published on September 24 2015, 20:13
Source: www.cycleworld.com
 

Julian Ryder wrote a wonderful introduction to his book "World Superbike: The First Ten Years" which gave a priceless account on how with largely American roots and European influences the WSBK series began. Here is the first part of that introduction. A race track in California in the early... 

The seventh-annual Quail Motorcycle Gathering is in the books, with another record turnout. Although the Carmel Valley temps were cool and skies overcast, a couple thousand of the faithful eyeballed more than 350 machines on the golf course. The featured marques this year were Military Vehicles,... 

We are already feeling the early effects of the EICMA show in Milan, Italy – easily the most important trade event for the motorcycle industry. EICMA is where many of the next year's new models are released, not to mention the show serves as a platform for much of the yearly business that occurs... 

Now in it's sixth year, the Quail Motorcycle Gathering just gets bigger and better. But not too much bigger. More than 250 machines were assembled on the green grass carpet at the Lodge, and between participants and spectators, there were some 2500 attendees. While not quite at capacity, there...