BMW R 18 100 Years edition

Retrospektive: The BMW R 18 gets the 100 Years treatment

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Few motorcycles possess the on-road presence of the formidable BMW R 18. It’s a cruiser designed for purists, featuring discreet, no-frills technology and the most extensive displacement boxer engine ever installed in a production BMW motorcycle. The R 18 is also a distinct homage to BMW Motorrad’s heritage, drawing inspiration from renowned models like the…

Custom BMW R18 inspired by Top Gun

Maverick: A Top Gun-inspired BMW R18 from Portugal


Designing a movie-themed motorcycle is risky business. They usually turn out gaudy and gimmicky, with little appeal beyond the mere novelty of the idea. But this custom BMW R18 from Portugal’s Rusty Wrench Motorcycles bucks that trend spectacularly. As is glaringly obvious from the backdrop pictured here, this R18 takes inspiration from the Hollywood blockbuster…

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Speed Read, May 14, 2023

This week, we’re profiling a new small-capacity electric motorcycle from a Colorado-based startup. But first, three petrol-powered bikes; a Royal Enfield Interceptor…