BMW sold 13,507 motorcycles in the U.S. during 2002, a four percent increase over 2001. "The United State continues to the world's largest export market for BMW motorcycles," Thomas J. Plucinsky, General Manager of BMW NA's motorcycle division. BMW's best-selling model for '02 was the R1150RT. The company launched four new models during 2002, the F650CSR, the R1150GS Adventure, the K1200GT, and the new cruiser-styled touring bike, the R1200CL. The also sees continuing success with "authority motorcycle," mostly police bikes based on the R1150RT-P, which saw an increase of almost 70 percent over 2001.