Archive for July, 2013

Chargemaster Point

BMW investing in Chargemaster

The big news this week is the recent world unveiling of the BMW i3 city car. And with the car pretty much done and ready to roll out the dealerships, the German car maker has shifted attention to the other side of the coin. As much as one might like […]

by July 31, 2013 0 comments BMW i
3 years ago
BMW i3 visualizer goes live

BMW i3 visualizer goes live

BMW’s i3 model was recently launched and while the news is still hot, the German also made the online visualizer available for browsing. This brings a little something for buyers to do until the model will go on sale this fall. Once you hit the site, you can peruse several […]

by July 30, 2013 0 comments BMW i
3 years ago
BMW Welt anniversary

BMW Welt opens its gates for the 100.000th buyer

BMW fans are already familiarized with the rather unique sales experience proposed by the BMW Welt building in Munchen. Opened only a few years ago, the Munchen center allowed its clients a fascinating behind-doors experience prior to claiming their BMW car and leaving the building behind a brand new car […]

by July 30, 2013 0 comments BMW Articles, Manufacturing
3 years ago
BMW i3 unveiled to the world, sales to start in fall

BMW i3 unveiled to the world, sales to start in fall

In a world premier that was broadcast live on 3 different continents, the BMW i3 was officially presented to the world. When we first heard about BMW’s plans to build the i3, everyone was taken in by the prospect, but what exactly would that mean for the industry? For sure, […]

by July 29, 2013 1 comment BMW i
3 years ago
Alpina B6 GranCoupe BiTurbo spied

2014 Alpina B6 GranCoupe BiTurbo spotted

Alpina prepares the debut of the new B6 GranCoupe BiTurbo with the prototype being spied again during tests. This time the new model, based on the BMW 650i, was seen on the Nürburgring and is expected to debut in the coming months. Under the hood we will find the 4.4-liter […]

by July 29, 2013 0 comments Alpina, Spy Photos
3 years ago
Pool BMW 3 Series

A special BMW 3 Series caught on the road

We have seen plenty of weird builds over the years, one crazier that the other. And while tuners and owners try to get inspiration from various sources, it’s not every day that you one inspired by the heat of the summer. As police officers were to find out, they pulled […]

by July 28, 2013 0 comments BMW 3-Series
3 years ago
BMW 1 Series M Coupe by LEIB

LEIB Engineering offers a power kit for the BMW 1 Series M Coupe

LEIB Engineering released details and photos on a comprehensive tuning kit for the well-known BMW 1 Series M Coupe. The little sporty German hatchback is already a racer but thanks to the German tuner, it gets even more awesome. The 3.0-liter six-cylinder engine is now capable to produce 400 horsepower […]

by July 27, 2013 0 comments BMW 1-Series, BMW Tuning News
3 years ago
BMW i3

BMW i3 EV to go online, dealers condemn the decision of online sales

The anxiously expected BMW i3, announced to be officially presented on 29th of July, is not only going to revolutionize the EV segment of the German car maker, but also introduce the online sales option. According to Lorraine Kruger, sales director of BMW Group, the officials are considering pushing the […]

by July 27, 2013 0 comments BMW Electric, BMW i
3 years ago
BMW X5 by Lumma Design

Lumma Design presents upcoming 2014 BMW X5 tuning kit

Lumma Design released initial details and photos on the CLR X5 RS, the company’s newest proposal for the upcoming BMW X5, the new generation of course. The German SUV has been revealed back in May but the company will start selling it from November. Until then, Lumma Design wastes no […]

by July 26, 2013 0 comments BMW Tuning News, BMW X5, Lumma Design Tuning
3 years ago
BMW i3 Powertrain

BMW i3 to launch simultaneously on 3 continents

When BMW first announced the “born electric” i3 city car, it immediately drew in the attention of the car building industry. Since then, the car was gradually discovered thanks to a steady stream of official or unofficial news and photos. The BMW i3 is the coronation of many technological breakthroughs, […]

by July 26, 2013 0 comments BMW i
3 years ago
BMW M3 by Alpha-N Performance

E92 BMW M3 tuned by Alpha-N Performance

Even BMW halted production for the E92 BMW M3, it seems that there are still tuners which give attention to the German sports car. Alpha-N Performance is one of them as they’ve just unveiled a comprehensive package including both styling and performance tweaks. At the exterior, the BMW M3 gets […]

by July 25, 2013 0 comments BMW M3, BMW Tuning News
3 years ago
BMW i3 – Photo Gallery and Details

BMW i3 – Photo Gallery and Details

We said a few days ago about the leaked photos with the 2014 BMW i3. BMW i3 is, without a doubt, one of the most popular units in the world. It has not even been officially presented and tons of articles with rumors, spy shots, official statements, assumptions and controversies […]

by July 25, 2013 0 comments BMW Electric, BMW i
3 years ago
BMW Toyota Joint Venture

Up to 6 concept models considered from BMW/Toyota collaboration

It has been a while since BMW announced a collaboration with Toyota in order to build a sports car. And while rumors about said model have been wildly speculative, now we have some concrete news about what the joint venture will produce. A BMW official stated that currently they are […]

by July 24, 2013 0 comments Concept Cars
3 years ago
One month left to the official launching of BMW M4 Concept in Pebble Beach

One month left to the official launching of BMW M4 Concept in Pebble Beach

While BMW has tackled the options in terms of launching its latest concept, one of the first discussed versions was, as we all know, the Detroit Motor Show in 2014. After all, Detroit remains the key moment for launching the series model, only that BMW has changed plans a little […]

by July 24, 2013 0 comments BMW M4, Concept Cars
3 years ago
2014 BMW i3 leaked

All-new BMW i3 in production version leaks

Few days ago, we’ve told you about the new BMW i3 that will be officially unveiled on July 29 but also the official pricing in Germany. However, you probably noticed that until now, we haven’t got any images of the production ready i3, just the prototype spied in the past […]

by July 23, 2013 0 comments BMW i
3 years ago
Right side steering wheel BMW i8 caught in charging station

Right side steering wheel BMW i8 caught in charging station

The electric vehicles market will soon be changed when BMW introduces the i3 town car and then the i8 sports car. Or at least that is the general vibe about the electric Bimmers announced by the German car maker. And while the i3 has seen plenty of media attention, the […]

by July 23, 2013 0 comments BMW i, Spy Photos
3 years ago
F80 BMW M3 test drive on the Nurburgring

F80 BMW M3 test drive on the Nurburgring

With all the hype going on about the imminent release of the new BMW 4 Series, other models seem to get a bit less screen time. And although the 4 Series will have to live up to the legend the previous 3 Series Coupe created, so far it hasn’t let […]

by July 22, 2013 0 comments BMW M3
3 years ago
2014 BMW i3 starts from €34,950 in Germany

2014 BMW i3 starts from €34,950 in Germany

The Germans at BMW officially priced the new i3 for the German market. Prior its world premiere in New York, Beijing and London, an event which will happen on July 29, BMW announces that the new i3 EV will be priced from €34,950. Power is provided by an electric motor […]

by July 22, 2013 1 comment BMW i
3 years ago
BMW 6 Series GranCoupe by Kelleners Sport

BMW 6 Series GranCoupe gets Kelleners Sport kit

Kelleners Sport released initial details and photos on a new tuning kit developed for the BMW 6 Series GranCoupe. The new package is not finishes so this is just a preview of the new kit. However, we can get a quite exact idea of how the model will look like […]

by July 21, 2013 1 comment BMW 6-Series, BMW Tuning News
3 years ago
BMW M4 will get a rival from Lexus

BMW M4 will get a rival from Lexus

It is already old news that BMW is reworking their car line-up for a better differentiation. Several other car makers also tidy up their production vehicle list, and Lexus is among them. Recently they had to cut out of the assembly line a car in order to avoid overlapping. But […]

by July 21, 2013 0 comments BMW M4
3 years ago