BMW offer motorcycle models for most levels of age and experience. They also offer on-road and off-road training, and organise tours in the UK which aim to introduce and educate you on riding their motorcycles.
If you own a BMW motorcycle it might be worth looking at our range of guides on motorbike insurance for a better understanding of the insurance process.
You may be a motorcycle fanatic or a new learner, but with BMW their is a motorcycle for everyone. If you tend to use your motorcycle off-road, there could be an increased chance of having an accident. An insurance policy could cover you for any accidental damage to your bike.
If your motorbike is really powerful there could be an increased chance of having an accident. A provider may take this into account when calculating your policy. Other things that may be taken into the insurance calculation process could be your age, level of experience and the overall cost of your bike.
Below is a list of the different ranges that are available from BMW. They are grouped mainly by engine size.C-series - maxi scooters also known as urban Mobility Vehicles (UMV)
F-series - Parallel-twin engines of 798 cc capacity
G-series - Single cylinder engines of 449 to 652 cc capacity
R-series - Twin-cylinder boxer engines of 1,170 cc capacity
K-series - Four cylinder engines of 1,170 cc capacity.
|Enduro||R1200GS Adventure||1,170 cc||A||£10,204.17|
|Sport||K 1300 S||1,293 cc||A||£10,016.67|
|Tour||R 1200 RT||1,170 cc||A||£10,704.17|
|Roadster||R 1200 R||1,170 cc||A||£8,100.00|
|Urban||C 600 Sport||647 cc||A||£7,704.17|
*All above information was taken from bmw-motorrad.co.uk
- BMW was originally founded as the Bayerische Flugzeugwerke AG.
- The logo is said to represent what pilots see when they look through their propellers in flight.
- All of BMW Motorrad's production takes place in Berlin
- BMW produced 82,631 motorcycles in 2009
- The R1200GS range accounts for 28% of BMW's motorcycle production
BMW began as an aircraft engine manufacturer in the early 20th century before producing their first motorcycle in 1923. BMW are a global success and the range of their products can be recognised universally as a hallmark for quality engineering.