MIL OSI – Source: BMW Group – English – Press Release/Statement
Headline: The 17th BMW Motorrad Days in Garmisch-Partenkirchen from 7 – 9 July 2017.
For the 17th time already, the BMW Motorrad Days – the world’s
biggest BMW Motorrad meeting – will be held at the foot of the
Hausberg mountain in Garmisch-Partenkirchen and will be featuring a
packed programme. From 7 – 9 July the international BMW Motorrad fan
community meets to celebrate for three days, to talk shop and not
least, to enjoy Bavarian culture and customs. Thrilling stunt shows,
live music, parties and the latest BMW Motorrad models will make the
hearts of thousands of BMW Motorrad fans beat faster once again.
Admission is free.Partytime, action and lots of fun at the Hausberg
mountain. The BMW Motorrad Days have long established
themselves as an event for motorcycle fans from all walks of life.
Sports, touring and enduro riders, customizing freaks and even
visitors without a motorcycle license all find their niche to feel
great and have loads of fun in the beergarden or in the evening at
one of the many parties offering live music. Among the celebrities
there will be actor Hannes Jaenicke and
Daniel Roesner as well as singer and RR fan
Wincent Weiss.Drift show, stunt spectacle and wall-ride action.
Lots of live action is planned as well: at the BMW Drift
Show with Ritzmann Motorsport the forces of lateral
acceleration and propulsion are tested to the physical limits. If
you want to see how a motorcycle can seemingly defy the laws of
gravity, then be sure to visit the amazing stunt
show with freestyle artists Mattie Griffin and
Sarah Lezito or go the wall-ride shows in the
original Motodrome. Donald and his team perform
breath-taking wall rides on historic motorcycles in the world’s
oldest Motodrome. For the first time this year, four BMW R25
motorcycles will be on the wall at the same time – a real world first.
In the Custom Village visitors can inspect truly unique
customization work, accompanied by live rock music
on the Pure & Crafted stage in the evening.Riding out together into the mountains. A wide
selection of current BMW motorcycle models awaits visitors for test
riding once again this year. Registering is recommended and can be
done from the beginning of June under: www.bmw-motorrad.com/motorraddays
The Zugspitz region around Garmisch, one of the most scenic
regions in Germany, can be explored by BMW Motorrad Days visitors in
full or half day tours as well as on panorama tours with local guides.Enduro fun at the Hausberg mountain. The
Enduro Track at the foot of the Hausberg makes
for exciting riding both for newcomers and ambitious enduro
enthusiasts. Here offroad fans can explore what a BMW GS-bike can
really do off the beaten track – under professional guidance.
Experienced instructors show visitors of all skill levels how much
fun off-road riding can be.
This year visitors will also be able to take part in a
riding skills competition and can face off with
no less than Supermoto world champion Bernd Hiemer.Motorshow and exhibition area and lots of fun for the
little ones in Kinderland. The large motorshow and exhibition
area gives visitors a great insight into everything that BMW
Motorrad has to offer. Apart from the exclusive HP4
RACE there will be further surprises in
store here. Around 100 exhibitors will be on site
to advise potential customers and to present new ideas and
innovative accessories. In the Kinderland the little ones will find
everything they are looking for right into the early evening hours.
An exciting Kids’ Track also promises an action-packed weekend for
the young ones.Talking directly to the BMW experts. Being able
to talk directly to the BMW Motorrad developers, engineers and test
riders always meets with great response. Here visitors can really
get a close-up look into how the BMW Motorrad development department
works. What is more, globetrotters and motorcycle legends such as
Michael Martin, Rolf Lange, Christoph Köhler of
MotorCircus or Lei Jona will be reporting on their
exciting experiences in the BMW Motorrad Cinema in the US Lodge.
Music, partytime and possibly a new motorcycle. Last but
not least the BMW Motorrad Days are also always a cheerful
celebration among like-minded enthusiasts. This year, too,
everything is set for the big party with free admission. A tent site
on the nearby field is available for € 12. A tent can be rented for
Traditionally the climax of the evening is reached when the
Bogus Brothers party animals on Friday and
Gerry & Gerry on Saturday bring the party to
a boil in the big beer tent and when even the most introverted begin
singing along with gusto and start dancing on the beer tables.
And finally all visitors can also win a brand new BMW motorcycle
as part of the event pin sales drive.
You will find press material on BMW motorcycles and BMW Motorrad
rider equipment in the BMW Group PressClub at www.press.bmwgroup.com.
The BMW GroupWith its four brands BMW, MINI, Rolls-Royce and BMW
Motorrad, the BMW Group is the world’s leading premium manufacturer of
automobiles and motorcycles and also provides premium financial and
mobility services. As a global company, the BMW Group operates 31
production and assembly facilities in 14 countries and has a global
sales network in more than 140 countries.In 2016, the BMW Group sold approximately 2.367 million cars and
145,000 motorcycles worldwide. The profit before tax was approximately
€ 9.67 billion on revenues amounting to € 94.16 billion. As of 31
December 2016, the BMW Group had a workforce of 124,729 employees.The success of the BMW Group has always been based on long-term
thinking and responsible action. The company has therefore established
ecological and social sustainability throughout the value chain,
comprehensive product responsibility and a clear commitment to
conserving resources as an integral part of its strategy.