BACK TO THE MAIN STORYBMW Motorrad is the dominant force in large motorcycles in SA and at the 2013 Amid Motorcycle and Lifestyle Show from August 8-11, the German automaker will have its latest bikes on show. Visitors will also be able to buy BMW gear.RIDER ACADEMYLicensed riders can experience off-road, track and safety training at the automaker’s Rider Academy. The programmes, conducted by qualified instructors, are open to beginners and experienced motorcyclists.BMW Motorrad SA’s national marketing manager, Greg Coetzee, said: “The Amid expo gives us the opportunity to showcase that we are more than just a motorcycle brand.“We will be displaying two of our newest models, the R1200 GS and the F800 GS Adventure as well as selected motorcycle accessories and some of the newest rider gear available.”AMID MOTORCYCLE AND QUAD LIFESTYLE SHOWWhere: Johannesburg Expo Centre, Rand Show Road, Nasrec, Gauteng. Dates: Thursday Aug 8 - Sunday Aug 11Times: Thur-Sat 9am-6pm, gates close 5pm. Sunday 9am-4pm, gates close 3pmTickets: At the gate or through Computicket.