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Past Articles BMW Motorcycle Reviews

2014 BMW R nineT First Ride

Wednesday, July 23, 2014
The 2014 BMW R nineT that may not deliver the adrenaline kick of some high-performance bikes, but the stripped-down modern classic proves hard to beat in production of sheer two-wheeled joy.

2014 BMW S1000 R Comparison

Thursday, June 5, 2014
Anxious to get in on a piece of the action, BMW joins the streetfighter class with its all-new S1000 R.

2014 BMW R1200GS Adventure First Ride

Tuesday, April 15, 2014
BMW adds the water-Boxer updates to its R1200GS Adventure for 2014, and MotoUSA takes a spin on the dirt and street in Arizona’s high desert terrain for a first ride review.

2014 BMW R1200RT First Ride

Thursday, April 10, 2014
BMW updates its Reise-Tourer with the liquid-cooled Boxer Twin, cush electronic aids and ergonomic revisions. MotoUSA takes a spin on the redesigned R1200RT.

2013 BMW F800 GT Project Bike

Wednesday, July 24, 2013
After logging a couple thousand miles on the F800 GT, BMW’s latest middleweight sport touring motorcycle proves to be a capable and highly functional mount for urban living.

2014 BMW F800GS Adventure First Ride

Monday, July 1, 2013
BMW has bestowed the F800GS with the Adventure treatment, and it may just be the best GS model out there for hardcore dirt exploration. Check out what we thought of the 2014 BMW F800GS Adventure.

BMW C650GT vs. Honda NC700X

Wednesday, May 15, 2013
The amenities and performance characteristics of the BMW C650GT make it a hard act to follow. Will the Honda NC700X live up to the challenge?

2013 BMW F800GT First Ride

Tuesday, April 30, 2013
BMW ups the ante in the middleweight sport-touring segment with its F800GT. Did it succeed? Road Test Editor Adam Waheed has the answers in this review.

2013 BMW R1200GS First Ride

Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Redesigned from top to bottom, the 2013 BMW R1200GS takes a great bike and makes it even better. We flew to South Africa to get our hands on the Beemer for some GS adventuring.

2013 BMW C 600 Sport & C 650 GT First Ride

Wednesday, December 19, 2012
Gabe Ets-Hokin hops aboard the new BMW C 600 Sport and C 650 GT scooters for a first ride through the hills of Southern California.

2012 BMW R1200GS Comparison Review

Wednesday, September 19, 2012
The BMW R1200GS has stood the test of time and weathered plenty of competition from other adventure bikes. Now it has to square off with another challenger.

2013 BMW S1000RR HP4 First Ride

Monday, September 10, 2012
BMW hops up its S1000RR HP4 superbike with some fresh racing hard parts and electronics to boost performance and control. MotoUSA reports from the test ride in Jerez, Spain.

BMW S1000RR Traction Control Comparison

Friday, August 31, 2012
BMW’s Dynamic Traction Control goes wheel-to-wheel with the other top manufactures traction control set-ups. See how it compares in this traction control comparison review.

2012 BMW F800R Comparison

Monday, July 9, 2012
The 2012 BMW F800R received mixed reviews from our testers in the 2012 Women's Streetbike Shootout.

2012 BMW G650GS Sertao Comparison

Monday, July 2, 2012
BMW is one of the brands that has helped define the modern Adventure Touring market. The 2012 G650GS Sertao is new for 2012 and offers increased dirt performance.

2012 BMW S1000RR Track Comparison

Monday, June 25, 2012
Does the updated for ’12 BMW have what it takes to hold onto its crown for another year? Find out now in this superbike comparison review.

2012 BMW S1000RR Street Comparison

Monday, June 11, 2012
The BMW S1000RR has taken top honors in the Superbike Smackdown Street test for the past two years. Can the Beemer make it a three-peat? Read on to find out.

2012 BMW S1000RR Hypersport Comparison

Monday, April 30, 2012
Will the BMW S1000RR be declared the best Hypersport bike of ’12? Find out in this sportbike shootout.

2012 BMW G650GS Sertao First Ride

Monday, January 9, 2012
The 2012 BMW G650GS Sertao is a slick little single-cylinder dual sport intended to draw in potential GS-series consumers interested in entry level adventure touring motorcycles.

2012 BMW S1000RR First Ride

Monday, October 24, 2011
Find out what BMW’s updated 2012 S1000RR is like to ride as MotoUSA puts it to the test in this sportbike review.