It’s the S1000 RR, first released in 2009 and now in its third generation.
READ: BMW R 1250 GS models launched in SABMW wanted to make it lighter, easier to handle and faster than its predecessor. The bike is also in the brand’s racing colours: red, white and blue.
The racetrack is the perfect place to test out a motorcycle and put it through its paces.
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