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BMW’s all new R1250RS - Drag Bike

In Europe, the Sultans of Dash competitors produces a few of the wackiest drag bikes, 12 months on 12 months. It’s written within the guidelines: contestants vie for gold over an eighth-mile observe, however factors are additionally awarded for creativeness and creativity. It means we find yourself with some very eccentric bikes, like this BMW-powered race bike. ‘Achilles’ is entered into the ‘Manufacturing facility’ class at Sultans of Dash, and was constructed as a aspect challenge by an engineer and a designer who each work on the automobile aspect of BMW. And it’s fully bonkers. To kick off the challenge, BMW themselves donated a field contemporary R1250RS. We’ve sampled the 1,254 cc boxer motor within the RS and it’s candy, providing up 136 hp and 143 Nm. It additionally options BMW’s new ‘ShiftCam’ tech, which is successfully a variable valve timing system that turns the 1250 ballistic at full tilt.....