Archive for March, 2013

BMW shows off an unique E92 M3

BMW shows off an unique E92 M3

There are many good looking vehicles out there that took (better) shape under the hands of many tuning companies. And although not every creation is a looker, some do manage to improve on the appearance of the cars from BMW. But that doesn’t mean the German car maker is without […]

by March 31, 2013 0 comments BMW M3
3 years ago
BMW i3 brings bad news

BMW i3 brings bad news

There have been many hybrids and full electric vehicles announced or launched these weeks. One of the highlights might be considered the BMW i3. The numbers say that with a full charge, you will be able to do around 220km before the juice runs out. And some complained that it […]

by March 30, 2013 0 comments BMW Electric, BMW i
3 years ago
M power for the BMW 335i

M power for the BMW 335i

For those that own a BMW 335i or plan to buy one, I have some good news from BMW. An M Performance kit was released to upgrade your ride. So what does it offer and for how much? Well I can tell you that the upgrade in performance comes for […]

by March 30, 2013 0 comments BMW 3-Series
3 years ago
2014 BMW 328d will burn American diesel

2014 BMW 328d will burn American diesel

BMW has slowly and steadily increased the range of vehicle it offers on the US market. And now it’s time for the 3-Series to get a new version. For the first time, any US citizen will be able to purchase a 4 cylinder diesel BMW: the 328d. And it will […]

by March 29, 2013 0 comments BMW 3-Series
3 years ago
BMW M3 by Leib Engineering

E92 BMW M3 gets special treatment from Leib Engineering

Leib Engineering is a German tuning company which turned its attention to the E92 BMW M3, offering a comprehensive tuning kit. It includes a power hike for the stock 4.0-liter V8 which is now capable to produce 470 horsepower. In order to squeeze the extra power, Leib Engineering opted for […]

by March 28, 2013 0 comments BMW M3, BMW Tuning News
3 years ago
BMW 1 Series by Lumma Design

Lumma Design restyles the F20 BMW 1 Series

Lumma Design a subtle tuning kit for the new F20 BMW 1 Series, a package which is able to improve the appearance but brings no additional power. At the exterior, the German tuner offers a white finish along with black and red stripes on the sides, larger 18-inch wheels fitted […]

3 years ago
US receives the BMW X1

US receives the BMW X1

Being available on European markets since 2009, the BMW X1 finally arrives to the US. And it has been aesthetically revised to please the judging eyes of the americans. Of the three versions available to the US public, two are exclusive. The three models are the BMW X1 sDrive28i, the […]

by March 27, 2013 0 comments BMW X1
3 years ago
BMW will build a new plant in central or eastern Europe

BMW will build a new plant in central or eastern Europe

Looking to expand they production capacity, BMW has decided to reserach the emerging countries in central or eastern Europe. That would include countries like Romania, Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovenia, or Croatia. The reason for this is simple. Poor countries equals low production costs, cheap labor but hopefully not […]

by March 26, 2013 0 comments Manufacturing
3 years ago
US will get the 2014 BMW M6 manual transmission

US will get the 2014 BMW M6 manual transmission

It is an unusual move for BMW, considering that americans have never been such big fans of the “stick”. But who knows, maybe I am wrong and it will work out. So for anyone living in the US that will buy a 2014 BMW M6, come June you will have […]

by March 25, 2013 0 comments BMW M6
3 years ago
BMW 6 Series Frozen Brilliant White Edition

BMW presents new 6 Series Frozen Brilliant White Edition

BMW released details and photos on a new special edition based on the 6 Series Convertible. We talk about the BMW 6 Series Frozen Brilliant White Edition, a model which is based on the 650i following to be offered in both rear-wheel and all-wheel drive. At the exterior, the new […]

by March 25, 2013 0 comments BMW 6-Series
3 years ago
BMW jealous of Abdo Fenghali

BMW jealous of Abdo Fenghali

So who is this Abdo Fenghali and why is BMW out to get him? Well, both answers are found in Abu Dhabi. Using his Red Bull Chevrolet Camaro SS, mister Abdo Fenghali made minced meat of the previous world record for the longest drift. He managed to get his car […]

by March 24, 2013 0 comments BMW M5, Events
3 years ago
BMW M5 by Hamann

F10 BMW M5 gets a serious kit from Hamann

The German specialists at Hamann released photos and details on a new tuning package, a more impressive one this time. We’ve already seen several premieres at Geneva but the new package is a more comprehensive that what we have seen before. It will bring a series of styling tweaks including […]

by March 24, 2013 0 comments BMW M5, Hamann Tuning
3 years ago
BMW M7 Speculation

BMW M7 rendered

BMW’s division M never got around to doing an M version of the 7-Series, although they played with the idea. The BMW 7-Series was never meant to be a mad beast eating the road. The luxury sedan makes more sense staying as it is. Of course, for those that just […]

by March 23, 2013 0 comments BMW 7-Series
3 years ago
BMW 4-Series F32 reveals shapes

BMW 4-Series F32 reveals shapes

Set to start production in July, The BMW 4-Series F32 was first announced as a concept at the Detroit auto show this year. And now we finally have some photos of the naked car. Camouflage was dropped for a late night photo shoot and some paparazzi caught glimpse of it. […]

by March 23, 2013 0 comments BMW 4-Series, Spy Photos
3 years ago
BMW Museum will hold Rolls-Royce exhibition

BMW Museum will hold Rolls-Royce exhibition

For the first time ever, the BMW Museum in Munich will display a Rolls-Royce exhibition. Going by the name of “Strive for Perfection”, this expo celebrates two things: 10 years since BMW took Rolls-Royce under its wings, and 150 years since the birth of Sir Henry Royce. Covering more than […]

by March 21, 2013 0 comments Events, Rolls Royce
3 years ago
2014 BMW 4 Series Convertible Spy

New F33 BMW 4 Series Convertible spied

We got new evidence that the upcoming BMW 4 Series Convertible gets closer to its debut. We talk about a new set of spy shots which reveal the Bavarian model with the top down during tests in some difficult road conditions. We expect to see the new BMW 4 Series […]

by March 20, 2013 1 comment BMW 4-Series, Spy Photos
3 years ago
Frankfurt will see BMW’s first “born electric” car

Frankfurt will see BMW’s first “born electric” car

Called the BMW i3, this compact car will make its debut at the Fankfurt Motor Show in September. It is expected to go on sale by the end of the year in Europe, China and the USA. The BMW i3 is the german company’s first car designed and built as […]

by March 20, 2013 0 comments BMW Electric
3 years ago
The new face of 2014 BMW 5-series

The new face of 2014 BMW 5-series

When some photos of the new 5-series surfaced in China, it left the impression that what we saw in them was just the chinese version of the german car. Now, thanks to Auto Zeitung magazine, we have the official photo of the F10 5-series. It came as a let down […]

by March 19, 2013 3 comments BMW 5-Series
3 years ago
Improved night vision for BMW

Improved night vision for BMW

As an added security system, premium car makers like BMW, Audi and Mercedes have been using night vision. And this technology has been in use for a while. But BMW decided it is time to up the ante. Starting this summer, BMW will be installing on their cars a new […]

by March 18, 2013 1 comment Useful News
3 years ago
BMW to use more hydrogen

BMW to use more hydrogen

At the BMW plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina, USA, plans are in motion to bring the fuel of the future one step closer to everyday use. In collaboration and co-funded by the US Department of Energy, BMW started a project to extract hydrogen from the methane gas produced in landfills. […]

by March 18, 2013 0 comments Useful News
3 years ago