It would seem that these days Bluetooth technology is getting ever friendlier with cars and the latest gimmick is reading your email in your car. BMW’s ConnectedDrive system uses Bluetooth to connect to your BlackBerry and help you read your emails.
Entries for June, 2010
BMW-Sauber has received the FIA compliance to change its name to Sauber F1 Team, but the change will come into force only in 2011. Hinwil-based team is competing in this season as the BMW-Sauber, despite the fact that the German manufacturer BMW has withdrawn from the race late last year. The decision was taken primarily [...]
Not exactly least revealing article title ever but there you have it, if you’ve got an M3 and want to make it more aerodynamic and lighter, BMW Performance have got just what you need. The component offering is related to a couple of things, both are related to pricing and exclusivity.
It would seem that the Vision EfficientDynamics concept car the Bavarians at BMW rolled out to the public quite some time ago is still the inspiration behind some rumors. The most recent of them is that BMW are considering building a new model, a hybrid one no less.
According to the 6th annual Automotive News Europe/SupplierBusiness OEM-Supplier Relations Study the Bavarians at BMW AG are the automaker that most suppliers want to do business with. This new survey shows that BMW rose to the top spot which if you consider that last year it ranked fifth.
There are rumors that BMW is preparing M8 Hybrid. The German model will be based on Vision EfficientDynamics concept and will use a V10 507 horsepower propeller and two electric engines. There are rumors that the German manufacturer BMW plans to develop a hybrid sports model that could be named M8. It will be based [...]
BMW continues the tradition of wins at the “International Engine of the Year Award” competition. BMW imposed on four categories of the eleven of the competition and has four engines in the first eight ranked 2,3,5 and 7. BMW is the most reputable manufacturer of cars and engines in this competition with 50 prizes won [...]
The technology being demonstrated this week by BMW and Volkswagen in Germany is what resulted from a government funded project. That would be what the two companies have been at work on for the past four years, the Adaptive and Cooperative Technologies for Intelligent Traffic (AKTIV) project.
The tuning scene available for the BMW X6 is growing ever bigger and the latest “actor” to revise a part he’s playing on it is German tuner Lumma Design. The “act” Lumma Design has put together is quite impressive and is based on a BMW X6 xDrive50i eventually being called the CLR X 650 M.
The first pictures and information on M package for BMW 5 Series Touring F11 appeared on the internet with a scan of a brochure showing the optional equipment. Some German journalists showed the first images with the M Sport package for BMW 5 Series Touring F11. This package of equipment and accessories is offered for [...]