Archive for December, 2010

The legendary BMW Boxer Engine

Posted: 19th December 2010 by Edgar in Adventure Facts
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The BMW boxer engine is perhaps the most striking and recognizable aspect of the GS motorcycle. Is has gone through numerous changes and improvements since it was first introduced with the BMW R 80 GS in 1980, it has proved its quality and durability for more than 30 years. The short animated video below explains […]

A couple of weeks ago I ordered the BMW R1200GS Adventure Touring Instructional DVD from Amazon UK. This is a product from GlobeRiders, the company founded by Helge Pedersen – a photojournalist, traveler, an icon and probably the world’s best known BMW motorcycle adventurer. It is a great product that I strongly recommend to all GS/GSA riders.