BMW R75 Motorcycle or BMW Assult Bike is a light vehicle featured in Company of Heroes.
BMW R75 Motorcycle is a BMW R75 with sidecar. This vehicle is field extensively by the Wehrmacht because of its low cost and effecientcy. The BMW R75 Motorcycle is a effective vehicle at the early stage of the battle. It has good speed and mobility even in rough terrain. Its nimble size also allow it can move into tight corners such as between buildings. Armed with a MG42 light machine gun. It is used as raider unit early stage of the battle. Its good speed also allow it to hunt down illusive Snipers and Mortar Crew. Its low cost also allow it to be deployed large in number. Large number of BMW R75 Motorcycles can be an effective raider group that can take on most Infantry unit at Tier 1. Wehrmacht use such group in Motorcycle Division to raid strategic point and take on incoming Infantry unit. Throughout the war it is also use as light reconaissance unit for identify enemy strategic location and spotter for artillery unit.
BMW R75 Motorcycle is one of the poorest vehicle in terms of armor protection. Even normal Infantry weapons can badly damage it. Conventional light AT weapons such as AT Recoiless Rifle, Bazooka, and PIAT can destroy it quickly with minimum casualty. MG Crew can wipe out a BMW R75 Motorcycle quickly. AT Fire and Tank Fire is not something that the BMW R75 Motorcycle can with withstand or even survive. Most of these motorcycles will be replaced by better armed and armored vehicle such as SdKfz 251 Half-track and SdKfz 234 Armoured Car during Tier 2 and 3. BMW R75 Motorcycles are rarely seen and deployed during Tier 4.