Military motorcycles of Germany: BMW R-12В. Vadim Zadorozhny’s Museum of Equipment, Russia

Military motorcycles of Germany: BMW R-12В. In 1935, BMW created a two-cylinder model, fully suitable for rural areas. However, since 1938 the model was no longer offered to the civilian population, but began to supply to the Wehrmacht. Thanks to its adaptability, the model of the motorcycle became one of the most widespread in the army.

Vadim Zadorozhny’s Museum of Equipment, Russia

Years of production: 1935-1942

Country of origin: Germany

Issued: 36,000 items

Weight: 280 kg

Power: 18 hp

Speed: 110 km / h

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