BMW Motorcycles

BMW Motorcycles

by Darwin Holmstrom
     
 

ISBN-10: 0760337489

ISBN-13: 9780760337486

Pub. Date: 12/04/2009

Publisher: Motorbooks

This is an expanded and updated edition of a popular Motorbooks title. BMW Motorcycles chronicles the history of this famous brand, a brand known for engineering excellence, a brand known for making beautiful bikes that are a joy to ride, maintain, and keep for years and years. Filled with brilliant photography by Brian J. Nelson and writing from motorcycle expert

Overview

This is an expanded and updated edition of a popular Motorbooks title. BMW Motorcycles chronicles the history of this famous brand, a brand known for engineering excellence, a brand known for making beautiful bikes that are a joy to ride, maintain, and keep for years and years. Filled with brilliant photography by Brian J. Nelson and writing from motorcycle expert that goes beyond mere facts and figures and paints a picture of one of the world's great motorcycle manufacturers and its enduring success and commitment to quality. The new edition will include 12 entirely new pages full of photography and descriptions of the latest BMW motorcycle models.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780760337486
Publisher:
Motorbooks
Publication date:
12/04/2009
Edition description:
New Edition, Updated and Expanded
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

Contents

Introduction: “Grind Them into Dust

Chapter 1: Children of War: BMW’s Early Bikes

Chapter 2: The Great Depression and the Third Reich

Chapter 3: After the War

Chapter 4: Living in the Modern World

Chapter 5: Flying Bricks and the Revenge of the Airheads

Chapter 6: From Monolevers to Paralevers

Chapter 7: The Oilhead

Chapter 8: New Life in a New Millenium

Index

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