BMW will do a recall of 735 X5 M units on the market in United States of America because the side marker lamps are not powered by electricity and they don’t meet the American standards in this respect. Americans from NHTSA have ordered the people from BMW to carry out a recall for the BMW [...]
Entries for April, 2010
The Nordschleife got a very interesting visit recently in the form of the 2011 BMW M3 GTS. The limited edition of the E92 M3 will stand to replace the CSL version of the previous generation of M3 as this is still a lightweight, hardcore, track racing focused car that is still road legal.
About a week ago BMW has announced that they will be launching a car named, at the moment, Megacity Vehicle by 2013. The Megacity Vehicle is destined to be a zero-emission urban vehicle that will feature lightness as it’s key selling point. This lightness will be achieved as a result of use of more carbon [...]
BMW joins people from Audi and Mercedes in the German Touring Car Championship in 2012. German competition will become one of the poles of world motorsport. Good news for BMW fans and DTM fans alike. After last year announced its withdrawal from Formula 1, BMW retrieves the image in motorsport chapter and announces that starting [...]
The F10 BMW 5 Series has one eagerly expected model besides the M5 version. It is of course, the hybrid that has just been spotted “driving round town” recently. You may note that unlike most BMW cars in testing, this one doesn’t feature heavy camouflage but rather discrete line concealers.
Hamann has always been a tuning company that took lary versions of BMW cars, particularly M division and gave them more. Of everything. Well, they’ve recently announced that their next target is the Z4M (E89) and what they have in stock for this car is nothing short of spectacular.
BMW is preparing to introduce in 2012 the series version of Gran Coupe concept presented last days in Beijing. The final model will be a top sedan with sports features. Seen as a four-door sedan that combines the exclusivity of a Gran Turismo with fascination and performance of a sports model, Gran Coupe is expected [...]
Tuners from Vorsteiner created a special body kit for BMW M3, which gives a particular look for the performance model. Vorsteiner tuners have developed a body kit for BMW M3 E92. It is called GTRS3 M3 and consists of a series of elements that gives the BMW M3 an extremely aggressive look, but not compromising [...]
BMW haven’t managed to overtake Lexus as top seller in the United States over the past ten decade despite a great product lineup. This year however, Lexus have suffered quite a bit due to the company recalls.
The idea of an electric BMW 5 Series already took shape in China, where the Germans unveiled at Beijing Auto Show an increased wheelbase version, alternative powered. BMW presented the audience in Beijing the increased wheelbase version of the next generation 5 Series, but they prepared a surprise, which nobody expected. Bavarians have announced an [...]