The Bmw Boxer Twins Bible: All Air-cooled Models 1970-1996 (except R45, R65, G/s & Gs)

August 14, 2016|
The Bmw Boxer Twins Bible: All Air-cooled Models 1970-1996 (except R45, R65, G/s & Gs) by Ian Falloon
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Before the /5 series, BMW had a reputation for producing expensive and idiosyncratic touring motorcycles. But the /5 changed that.

Although still expensive, the market was opened to a new world of riders, and during the 1970s the air-cooled boxer evolved into the ground-breaking R90S and R100RS. These were among the first motorcycles with factory-fitted fairings and they also offered class-leading performance. Even when BMW decided to discontinue the twins in favour of the new four-cylinder K-series in 1984, demand for the older boxers forced BMW to reconsider. The boxer was resurrected and continued for more than a decade.

Author Ian Falloon has numerous motorcycle books to his name, such as the Original BMW Twins, BMW R90S, BMW Story, Moto Guzzi Story and Laverda Twin and Triple Bible. He has a small collection of classic sporting motorcycles – including a 1976 BMW R90S.

Ian Falloon was born in New Zealand and studied engineering and music at Victoria University, Wellington. After a motorcycle accident brought an end to his career as a symphony orchestra oboist, he began writing articles about motorcycles for magazines including Classic Bike, Cycle World, Motorcyclist, Two Wheels, Motorcycle Sport...
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Title:The Bmw Boxer Twins Bible: All Air-cooled Models 1970-1996 (except R45, R65, G/s & Gs)Format:PaperbackProduct dimensions:160 pages, 10 X 8.25 X 0.5 inShipping dimensions:160 pages, 10 X 8.25 X 0.5 inPublished:August 14, 2016Publisher:Veloce PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:184584999X

ISBN - 13:9781845849993

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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