Tag: BMW

BMW LAUNCHES BEHEMOTH 1,600CC TOURERS

BMW LAUNCHES BEHEMOTH 1,600CC TOURERS

BMW HAS UNVEILED a pair of monster 1,600cc six-cylinder super-tourers. The bikes may have engines the size of most family hatchbacks but BMW reckons its high-tech tourers are the ultimate long-distance mile munchers. The new K1600 GT and GTL were first shown in the flesh at the Cologne Intermot motorcycle […]

BMW Premium Selection

BMW Premium Selection

Looking for a pre-owned BMW? Motor Trader’s database has a large number of advertisements every week but if you want a pre-owned unit that can give you the same confidence as you would get when purchasing a new BMW, then the BMW Premium Selection is the best place to find […]

THE 10 DEFINITIVE BIKES OF 2010

THE 10 DEFINITIVE BIKES OF 2010

A NEW year and a new batch of hot metal arrives on the market. 2010 promises to be packed with technical innovation, radical new styling and some innovative technical solutions to age-old problems. Meanwhile, with environmental concerns becoming more important in the automotive industry the new year will see some […]

New Diesels with BMW EfficientDynamics

New Diesels with BMW EfficientDynamics

  As environment consciousness increases all over the world and traditional energy resources, ie fossil fuels, diminish, there is greater attention being given to finding alternative ways to retain the mobility modern society has enjoyed for over 100 years. Various alternatives are being examined, from using sunshine to hydrogen, but […]

TECHNOLOGY JUNKIES ( BMW K1300R, K1300S, K1300GT )

TECHNOLOGY JUNKIES ( BMW K1300R, K1300S, K1300GT )

IT is unbeatable … on paper at least. The K1300S is the most practical, most technically advanced and most powerful BMW motorcycle available in today’s market. It has traction control, ABS, electronic suspension adjustment (ESA II), to say nothing of heated grips, quick shifter, extendable panniers, Fireblade power and Road […]

TOP TEN STUDENT CARS

TOP TEN STUDENT CARS

AT THIS time of year students all over the country will be setting sail for pastures new as they embark upon their university careers. Many of them will be fresh-faced 18-year-olds, happily loading up their ‘new’ cars way beyond the recommended safety levels with records, clothes, homebrew kits and – […]

TOP TEN SUMMER CONVERTIBLES

TOP TEN SUMMER CONVERTIBLES

WITH summer upon us, the best way to enjoy the traditional blink-and-you-miss-it sunshine is to chill out, roll back the roof and make a mental note of how many people are looking at you in your cool convertible. With that in mind, here are the best ten drop-tops to help […]

NEW METAL PREVIEW 2008

NEW METAL PREVIEW 2008

ANOTHER year brings with it another crop of bikes; and 2008 looks set to be a vintage. That’s right; it’s already that time of year when money burns holes in our pockets and we manage to convince ourselves that the perfectly capable bike we bought last Spring is now no […]

THE RUMBLE IN THE JUNGLE (BMW M635CSI & 630I)

THE RUMBLE IN THE JUNGLE (BMW M635CSI & 630I)

WHAT differentiates a two-door sports coupe from a GT? Size and price would be among the main criteria. When the BMW M635CSi first went on sale in 1984 it was big in both departments. The £33,875 it would have cost you to get your hands on one of the 5585 […]