When the film was released bmw offered a promotional deal so film fans could own the same bike.
Bmw bike in james bond film.
In a breathtaking move bond jumps the bike from one rooftop onto another and over the whirling blades of a pursuing helicopter.
The quirky german cruiser marked a new phenomenon product placement and its part in the film played a major part in the promotion of this bold new model for bmw.
Citation needed the r1200c was one of four bmw motorcycles featured in the art of the motorcycle exhibition at the guggenheim museum in new york city in 1998 list of shown motorcycles.
Bond in motion at the national motor museum.
The bike used in the film is a stripped back and purposeful custom machine featuring high level straight through exhausts distressed paint and black anodised parts.
When our customer brought us the bike to be customised we immediately thought of the james bond film tomorrow never dies and got to work thinking about a short.
James bond 007 the films and the vehicles page supplied by bmw ag retrieved on january 5 2008.
The bmw r1200c is a cruiser motorcycle manufactured by bmw motorrad.
The bmw was stolen by bond and used in the chase sequence through the streets of saigon vietnam ridden by both james bond and wai lin a chinese secret agent.
July 13 2020 twinthing custom motorcycles a fun short film based around our latest build of a custom bmw r1200c.
Bmw first released the r1200c with an advance promotional placement of the motorcycle in the james bond film tomorrow never dies.
From 1997 to 2004 bmw manufactured 40218 units.
The r1200c was bmws attempt.
My ride she rides the bmw motorcycle that james bond made famous for this atlanta resident german engineering and a cruiser lookplus 007 magicwere worth buying twice.
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Bmw first released the r1200c with an advance promotional placement of the motorcycle in the 1997 james bond film tomorrow never dies.
Possibly the most famous bond bike ever is the bmw r1200c featured in 1997s tomorrow never dies.
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At the time of its introduction the cruiser configuration represented more than half the us motorcycle market.
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