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2012 BMW S 1000 RR Gets a Makeover

We don’t usually cover bikes on Autozilla, but for this one we’re making an exception…

This month, BMW is celebrating the two-year anniversary of their 1000 RR superbike. To celebrate, BMW has released a next-generation RR, which is more than a few decals and color choices. Well, you do get a few more choices on the color palate, such as racing red, alpine white, blue fire, and black metallic, and the RR logo has been slightly modified. However, what really caught our attention is the redesigned suspension, which has been improved with less weight, more stiffness, and an optimized geometry. Everything from the fork projection, to the spring strut length has been fussed over, to create a bike that can practically ride itself. Continue reading 2012 BMW S 1000 RR Gets a Makeover