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Hi Folks
BMW chose Thelma (my 1992 R80GS) to feature in a short documentary, in fact they made five documentaries altogether about various BMW's though it turns out Thelma is the sole representative in the bike department. The trailer for the documentaries is on the BMW.TV website though not on the British version. It's easier to find on youtube


YouTube - BMW unscripted. Trailer.

The full documentary will be out in December or January. I'll let you know the date once I find out, apparently it's unusual for BMW to feature cars and bikes in an advert.
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Seen it Tiffany - looking great but my god do you sound English on it!
You look pure overlander on your bike though. Good on you!
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Nice one Tiff, maybe a 'cockney' accent would have been better!
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Modest as ever, I suspect you were as much part of the choice as Thelma. Enjoyed the ad.

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Cool! Looking forward to the full documentary and glad they didn't go down the obvious 1200GS/celeb. route.

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Seen it Tiffany - looking great but my god do you sound English on it!
You look pure overlander on your bike though. Good on you!
I think I sound so English because I'm the only Brit, the others are from USA, S Africa, Germany and Italy. I was just relieved to find that I'm not sounding too "West Country" which has been commented on in other videos!!
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