Weekend Awesome - Lapping COTA in 360 Video

Dennis Chung
by Dennis Chung

Can’t make it to Austin for this weekend’s races at Circuit of the Americas? If you can’t catch the MotoGP and MotoAmerica action, then at least you can experience a lap of the COTA circuit on a BMW S1000RR in this 360° video from GoPro.

On a computer, use your mouse to rotate the camera. If you’re browsing with Chrome, you can also watch this video at 4K resolution at 60 frames per second. On tablets or smartphones, you can simply turn your device around to view different angles or, for the most immersive experience, watch using a VR device.

Dennis Chung
Dennis Chung

Dennis has been a part of the Motorcycle.com team since 2008, and through his tenure, has developed a firm grasp of industry trends, and a solid sense of what's to come. A bloodhound when it comes to tracking information on new motorcycles, if there's a new model on the horizon, you'll probably hear about it from him first.

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  • Mahatma Mahatma on Apr 10, 2016

    I saw a rider moving around...

  • John phyyt John phyyt on Apr 10, 2016

    Amazing; How soon till we are on board with Marquez (V.R.) and really racing?
    What struck me is how early motorcycles have to start braking compared to open wheelers; The rider got through and out of corners really well but started braking perhaps 50 yards before the best cars.