Italian bikes generally look exquisite, handle magnificently but their electrics all go to pigs and whistles when it rains
The Japanese have stupendously subtle and high technology machines, but somehow lack soul,
The Brits can still make a world beating machine when they put half ... Read review
HyperSport Touring Ready 2 Ride Revolutionary new-to-market technologies to realize a ... more
never known level of grip, safety and dynamics in the radial sport-touring segment. Traction Skin, the revolutionary micro-roughness of the tread optimizes the mechanical adhesion and realizes the safest, fastest running-in time in the market. Continuous Compound Technology improves mileage through a wear resistant central area and progressively increasing grip levels towards the shoulder, with no sudden change in compound. Dynamic Ride Technology improves handling and control of your bike by using patented steel cord construction and a unique contour. Black Chili Compound for quick warm up, short braking distance and excellent grip on wet and dry roads.
Sports Touring Puts 12% more rubber on the road than any competitors tyre due to Dynamic ... more
Footprint Technology. Takes sport-touring bike cornering performance + safety to a higher level. Sticky compound and deep tread grooves gives supersports performance and sport-touring tread life. A serious all year round tyre choice. Optimised multiple curvature design (MCD) gives light, responsive steering and handling. The best looking tyre on the market!
"...pouring fuel in it.
Your typical BMW is an object lesson in defining motorcycling your own way.
Take the engine.
BMW made their first horizontally opposed twin (or BOXER) in the 1920s - and have generally stuck to that in one form or another for the remaining seventy five years.
Yes - they've toyed with other configurations, the rather odd in-line triple which was featured on the 'K' series engines, and they make a 'lightweight' single ..."
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