21 May 2016

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BMW Motorrad R 5 Hommage - Ronny and Benny Noren #2

80 years ago, BMW presented the R 5 to the international public - an exciting new technological development that was to influence motorcycle construction right through to the 1950s. Inspired by the factory racing machine, it was one of the groundbreaking sports motorbikes of the late 1930s. To mark the 80th anniversary of the BMW R 5, BMW Motorrad is honouring this icon at the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este 2016 with a special model: the BMW R 5 Hommage.

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BMW Motorrad R 5 Hommage - Ronny and Benny Noren

BMW Motorad just presented the R 5 Hommage at the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este. Built by Ronny and Benny Noren and designed by the BMW design team.
Far out!
This thing is nuts!
The mix of modern and vintage parts is brilliant. Who would have thought BMW would come up with something like this 10/20 years ago? 
Let's hope some of these details will water down in the new concept and production BMW cruiser that will debut later this year.