It’s official. The Long Way Down site has replaced its longstanding “Coming Soon” page with some new stuff. The site is Flash-based, I think — is that why it took so long?
They have some great information, including details of the Touratech bits they’ve added to their R1200GS motorcycles and some of the other equipment they’re using. There are still no videos or photos, so the best bet remains the BBC site if you’re hoping to follow along as they go.