The Odyssey of the World’s Fastest BMW Motorcycle

Jun 12, 2017 View Comments by

I recently dropped by The Hopkins Collection BMW Motorcycle Museum to check out a recent addition to Jim Hopkins’ rapidly expanding assemblage of vintage BMW motorcycles and rare marque artifacts. The new centerpiece of the post-World War II collection is, to date, the world’s fastest BMW motorcycle. How this 2010 S 1000 RR evolved into […]

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New Book, The Devil’s Wheels …, Featured at the Hopkins Collection

Nov 08, 2016 View Comments by

I was fortunate enough to be one of the 31 people invited recently to The Hopkins Collection BMW Motorcycle Museum to hear a presentation by Sasha Disko about her new book, The Devil’s Wheels: Men and Motorcycling in the Weimar Republic. Sasha (an American who lives in Germany) explained to the audience of BMW fanatics […]

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