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Richard230

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on: October 30, 2019, 02:42:41 PM
Here is a short video showing the Australian 2020 Himalayan press launch.  Their new Himalayan models will be getting fuel injection and ABS.  Meanwhile the press gets to stay in tents and eat beans. Not exactly up to BMW press launch standards.   ;)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r_1kHsuZTWo
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Reply #1 on: October 30, 2019, 05:32:29 PM
I really liked this video. I watched it more for the cinematics.


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Reply #2 on: November 02, 2019, 12:37:26 PM
Here is a short video showing the Australian 2020 Himalayan press launch.  Their new Himalayan models will be getting fuel injection and ABS.  Meanwhile the press gets to stay in tents and eat beans. Not exactly up to BMW press launch standards.   ;)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r_1kHsuZTWo

I enjoyed it, but they had steak, a gourmet looking cheese selection and a cappuccino machine! Looks like a great time to me.
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Reply #3 on: November 02, 2019, 01:08:42 PM
I thought it was kind of funny that the 2020 Australian Himalayan models seemed to have the same specifications and features as the 2018 models introduced to the rest of the world a couple of years ago.  While I am sure the food was good (I was just trying to be funny with the "beans" remark), it still was quite a contrast to most other brand's press launch of a new model, where they fly journalists to 5-star hotels and wine and dine them at the best restaurants, and rent a race track or ride around a fancy and exotic area to test the latest motorcycles. 

This press review just took the journalists on a camping trip into the woods. Quite a contrast.   ;)
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Reply #4 on: November 08, 2019, 04:23:09 AM
they just gave them what they deserved....lol
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