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

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

byIan Falloon

Paperback | August 14, 2016

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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 in 1952 and studied engineering and music at Victoria University, Wellington. After a career as a symphony orchestra oboist was brought to an end by a motorcycle accident, he began writing articles about motorcycles for magazines. His first book, The Ducati Story, has run to several editions and has ...
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Title:The Bmw Boxer Twins Bible: All Air-cooled Models 1970-1996 (except R45, R65, G/s & Gs)Format:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 10 × 8.25 × 0.5 inPublished:August 14, 2016Publisher:Veloce PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:184584999X

ISBN - 13:9781845849993

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"As with all in the series, this hardback is well laid out and makes good use of factory photos and line drawings slotted in with new photography ... if you are an owner or looking to become one it is a must-have, as it is for those like me that need a reliable reference work." ââ?¬â?? interbike.co.uk