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62Consumer Reports' first motorcycle reliability report finds Japanese brands ahead

Consumer Reports has released its first ever study of motorcycle reliability, and students of its ratings on cars might notice a suspicious similarity - Japanese brands require fewer repairs than the leading American or German brands.

142013 BMW R1200GS and HP4 duel at Circuito de Almeria

The 2013 BMW HP4 is the track-ready version of the manufacturer's already mighty S1000RR, which puts the bike at the very tip top of the two-wheeled BMW food chain. The R1200GS, meanwhile, is intended to be a somewhat more utilitarian machine. Capable of conveying both rider and gear over vast distances and uncertain terrain, the big-boy GS is the Swiss army knife to the HP4's rapier. Or at least that's what we've always been led to believe. BMW recently rolled out some footage during a press la

20BMW Concept 90 Motorcycle debuts at Villa d'Este

The Concept 90 is one of two new vehicles BMW is showing off at the Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este on the tony shores of Lake Como in Italy. This year is the 90th anniversary of BMW Motorrad and the 40th anniversary of the R 90 S (inset) - the first production motorcycle to come with a front fairing - and BMW has worked with custom bike builder Roland Sands Design to craft a homage to the Daytona Orange boxer from the Seventies.

8Check out 90 years of BMW Motorrad in 90 seconds

After ninety years in business and first-to-market motorcycle innovations like the one-piece 'tunnel' crankcase, hydraulically dampened front forks and full fairings, as well as that trademark boxer engine, BMW Motorrad is celebrating its nonagenarian status with a video: You can follow the ride on BMW motorcycles from 1923 to now in just 90 seconds.

29BMW makes ABS standard on all motorcycles

BMW's Motorrad division has made a number of changes to its 2013 model-year range, most of it having to do with paint colors. The preeminent development is that all of its bikes, worldwide, will come with ABS standard.

AddReport: BMW i won't be limited to EVs; diesels, hybrids, motorcycles all possible

If you're still trying to work your mind around how the new BMW i brand fits with the company's ultimate driving machine mantra, Autocar may have the piece of the puzzle that you're missing. According to reports, the German automaker is currently planning to flesh out the fledgling marque with a host of alternative fuel vehicles.

4Report: BMW i won't be limited to EVs; diesels, hybrids, motorcycles all possible

If you're still trying to work your mind around how the new BMW i brand fits with the company's ultimate driving machine mantra, Autocar may have the piece of the puzzle that you're missing. According to reports, the German automaker is currently planning to flesh out the fledgling marque with a host of alternative fuel vehicles.

16Video: BMW subliminal ad burns logo onto your eyelids

BMW Motorrad subliminal advertising – Click above to watch the video after the break

10Video: BMW Motorrad wishes the world happy holidays

BMW Motorrad holiday greeting – Click above to watch video after the jump

19A behind-the-scenes look inside the BMW Classic warehouse

BMW Classic in Munich – Click above for high-res image gallery

3Pikes Peak 2010: Ducati takes top honors in the "big boy" class aboard stock Multistrada

Its all uphill from here for the new Multistrada – Click above for high-res image gallery

202011 Horex defines revolution as a supercharged VR6 in a retro-standard package

2011 Horex is "Das Neue Motorrad" -Click above for high-res image gallery

11Secrets Revealed: Germany's Das Neue Motorrad set to release all new production motorcycle

Germany's "new motorcycle" – Click above for high-res image gallery

6Special Editions All Around: BMW celebrates 30 years of the GS with new models

All grown up, the R1200GS shows off its anniversary suite – Click above for high-res image gallery

9BMW updates 2010 R 1200 RT with DOHC engine, revised fairing and ESA II

2010 BMW R 1200 RT - Click above for high-res image gallery

15BMW shows off a slew of custom Lo Rider renderings

Click above for more custom renderings of the BMW Lo Rider concept

37BMW introduces LO Rider motorcycle concept

Click above for high-res gallery of the BMW LO Rider concept

7BMW F 650 GS gets reintroduction to the U.S.

Click above for more high-res images of the 2009 BMW F 650 GS

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