BMW R1200GS First Ride Review

One imagines more than a few sleepless nights were in store for the engineers tasked with designing the 2013 BMW R1200GS. The new Beemer was

2014 BMW F800GS Adventure First Ride Review

Adventure riding means many things to many different riders. For some it’s knocking out 1000 miles in a day; to others it’s going to new

2014 BMW R1200GS Adventure First Ride Review

Americans like big stuff. Big pickup trucks. Big houses. Big portions at the restaurant table. And, yes, big motorcycles too. Examples of the bigger-is-better trend

2014 BMW R1200RT First Ride Review

Arizona and snowstorms don’t quite compute in my brain. But gliding through Oak Creek Canyon, between Flagstaff and Sedona, it’s definitely snow that I am

2016 BMW R1200RS First Ride Review

BMW Motorrad has enjoyed great success with its Inline Four and Inline Six engine platforms, but the tried-and-true Boxer Twin remains the Bavarian marque’s signature

2016 BMW S1000XR First Ride Review

Highs Visceral performance from BMW’s Inline Four ABS Pro enhances braking performance Dynamic suspension works as advertised Lows Mid-range engine vibrations prove tedious Styling not

Europe’s Philae comet lander finally wakes up

After seven months of not-so-voluntary deep sleep, the comet lander Philae has finallywoken up in earnest. The European Space Agency got in contact with its