30-Years-BMW-GS.jpgIt's been 30 years since BMW first twigged that sticking tall suspension on a road bike could do more than create an ill-handling road bike or a dirt bike too heavy to ride off-road. Instead, that move invented an entirely new type of motorcycling, adventure touring, in which people willingly ride extraordinarily expensive motorcycles on the terrain most likely to damage them. Three years before the GS's inception, the process to dye Cordura blinding shades of neon colors was invented. Coincidence? We think not. >





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