Munich. It’s all enter the FIM Superbike World Championship (WorldSBK) for the BMW Motorrad WorldSBK Group. Just one week after the MotorLand Aragón (ESP) races, Tom Sykes (GBR) as well as Markus Reiterberger (GER) will certainly function on their brand-new BMW S 1000 RR Superbikes at Assen in the Netherlands. The 4th round of the 2019 WorldSBK season will certainly be held at the TT Circuit with a rich tradition this weekend (12th to 14th April).
At MotorLand Aragón the group took an additional significant progression in the development of the brand-new RR. In Saturday’s race and also in the Superpole race on Sunday they took their first top-five race coatings. The group aspires to improve this performance at Assen.
Between the race events in Spain and also the Netherlands, BMW Motorrad Motorsport Supervisor Marc Bongers as well as the two WorldSBK cyclists Sykes and also Reiterberger saw the BMW Team plant in Berlin (GER), where BMW Motorrad number 3 million— a BMW S 1000 RR— came off the production line on Tuesday, in a year when motorbike manufacturing at the BMW Group plant in Berlin commemorates its 50th anniversary. The Berlin manufacturing facility has been producing bikes and sending them across the world since 1969. This double wedding anniversary was marked with an official ceremony on Tuesday. For Dr. Markus Schramm, Head of BMW Motorrad, the wedding anniversary is «the result of effort as well as a clear course that the company, labor force and also policy adhered to constantly.»