Beautiful BMW Rennsport RS54 Sidecar Racer Sold at Auction

This is one of those babies that are born to be winners and make history! Known as the BMW Rennsport RS54, the remarkable sidecar racer is the holder of many titles, including that of the king of the 1954 World Sidecar Championships. Ever since its first win, the motorcycle continued to nail world championships until 1974.

The racing legend is a symbol of its maker’s expertise, reliability and attention to detail. Its fascinating history and the excellent condition that it still boasts today explains why it fetched $167,800 at Bonhams’ 3rd annual Las Vegas Motorcycle Sale. The motorcycle’s sidecar was built on a chassis no. 254007, and it was pushed to victory by an Engine no. 07.