BMW Motorrad Australia is proud to announce the S 1000 RR as the winner of the prestigious Australian Motorcycle News’ AusTest.
AusTest puts the ‘the world’s fastest and most desirable machines’ to the test, as six superbikes compete to be crowned the winner.
This year’s competition was fiercer than ever with the following motorcycles competing:
- Aprilia RSV4 RF
- Ducati 1299 Panigale S
- Honda CBR1000RR SP
- Suzuki GSX-R1000R
- Yamaha YZF-R1M
- And of course, the BMW S 1000 RR!
Competing against the top superbikes in the industry, the S 1000 RR shone both on the track and on the road. With a weight of only 209.8kg and a fastest lap time of 1m04.982s, it’s clear that the RR is made for serious thrills. The S 1000 RR also took out the highly competitive drag race with a time of 9.85 seconds and the highest top speed in the group!
AMCN praised the S 1000 RR as the ultimate all-rounder, and “an everyday easy-to-live with nature that at the flick of a button could turn it into an animal wanting to rip the bitumen to shreds…”
Read the full article in the latest edition of Australian Motorcycle News: www.amcn.com.au.