Singularly Perfect: 1953 BMW R25/2

Better known for twins, the BMW R25/2 with its 250cc single carried the company to prosperity.

BMW R25/2 Front View
The natural market for these BMWs would have been well-heeled commuters, but it didn’t take long before European police and postal services — as well as the Red Cross — adopted the single-cylinder BMWs for their use.
Photo By Jeff Barger