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Spy Video: 2018 BMW Z5 Undergoes Snowy Tests

Spy Video: 2018 BMW Z5 Undergoes Snowy Tests

The 2018 BMW Z5 has been rumored for some time, the model being recently caught on a spy video while performing some tests out in the cold weather and under heavy snow. We are not sure where particularly in Europe was the all-new Z5 sent for testing, but we can […]

by February 5, 2016 0 comments Manufacturing, Useful News
1 day ago
BMW X5 xDrive40e – One of the Best Fuel-Efficient Models in Its Class

BMW X5 xDrive40e – One of the Best Fuel-Efficient Models in Its Class

The BMW X5 xDrive40e plug-in hybrid is from the start the best version from the X5 lineup to comprise extremely low emissions and an efficient fuel-consumption. And in a world of motion, these two features are a must. People are forced to commute every day around 20 miles and according […]

by February 4, 2016 0 comments BMW X5, Manufacturing
1 day ago
BMW Plans to Expand eDrive Lineup by 2020, Other Models within the Group Will Share the Same Faith

BMW Plans to Expand eDrive Lineup by 2020, Other Models within the Group Will Share the Same Faith

BMW is planning to expand its eDrive lineup by 2020, with other cars within the group to share the same faith. We might be looking here at future BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce models to receive the company`s latest hybrid technology, which will prove more fuel-efficient. Starting with this year, BMW […]

2 days ago
2017 BMW Z5 Roadster Spy Video Reveals Snow Test

2017 BMW Z5 Roadster Spy Video Reveals Snow Test

The upcoming BMW Z5 Roadster was recently caught on a spy video while performing some last tests on the snow, before emergency onto the market next year. We are dealing here with the spiritual successor of the gorgeous Z4, which will come with a folding soft top, instead of the […]

by January 27, 2016 0 comments Manufacturing, Useful News, Videos
1 week ago
2016 BMW 7-Series and BMW 330e Nominated Amongst the World Car of the Year Finalists

2016 BMW 7-Series and BMW 330e Nominated Amongst the World Car of the Year Finalists

The World Car Awards event is fast approaching and the 73 international automotive journalists have announced the finalists of the four categories. First, in the World Luxury Car of the Year, there were five models announced, the all-new BMW 7-Series, Audi Q7, Mercedes GLE Coupe, Volvo XC90 and Jaguar XF. […]

1 week ago
BMW Announces Updates for Model Lineup Starting This Spring

BMW Announces Updates for Model Lineup Starting This Spring

BMW is on a constant move with the development of its model lineup, the German carmaker announcing a lot of updates and improvements for some of its models, starting this spring. Starting with the BMW 3-Series 325d Sedan and 325d Touring, both versions will gain the 2.0-liter diesel flat-four engine […]

3 weeks ago
BMW M3 & M4 with Competition Package – Prices and Details Confirmed

BMW M3 & M4 with Competition Package – Prices and Details Confirmed

A couple of days ago, the M`s chief Frank van Meel, confirmed that the future BMW M3 Sedan, M4 Coupe and M4 Convertible would be equipped with the company`s special Competition Package. Now, the news are back and we have the prices and the details for the Competition Package, which […]

by January 14, 2016 0 comments BMW M3, BMW M4, Manufacturing
3 weeks ago
US: BMW M3 / M4 Models Recalled to Factory for Driveshaft Issue

US: BMW M3 / M4 Models Recalled to Factory for Driveshaft Issue

BMW USA has recently issued a factory recall for BMW M3 and M4 models presenting problems to their driveshaft system, which would cause the loss of power to rear axle, and leading to a total engine failure. The driveshaft issue was caused by poor grease filling in the cars` slip-joint, […]

by December 16, 2015 0 comments BMW M3, BMW M4, Manufacturing
2 months ago
2018 BMW M5 Will Come with AWD

2018 BMW M5 Will Come with AWD

A lot of past rumors have stated that the upcoming BMW M5 would come with an all-wheel drive system, but now, representatives from BMW have hinted at this possibility. According to BMW Blog, the manufacturer is ready to release the 2018 BMW M5 with a four-wheel drive, the power being […]

by December 16, 2015 0 comments BMW M5, Manufacturing
2 months ago
Video: BMW i8-Based Ʃtos Concept by Rinspeed

Video: BMW i8-Based Ʃtos Concept by Rinspeed

The Switzerland-based Rinspeed carmaker is well-known for its futuristic concepts, which may one day revolutionize the entire auto industry. With the 2016 CES knocking at the door next January, Rinspeed has prepared a BMW i8-based high-tech model, called the Ʃtos Hybrid Concept, which previews the self-driving concept, also highlighted in […]

2 months ago
BMW i5 Reported Coming as a Crossover

BMW i5 Reported Coming as a Crossover

The German based carmaker is planning to extend the “i” range by adding an i5 to the already existing all-electric i3, the model reportedly coming as a crossover, and not as a sedan or a longer i3, as previously reported. The new report comes from Auto Express auto magazine, stating […]

by December 10, 2015 0 comments BMW Electric, BMW i, Manufacturing
2 months ago
Updated Info: BMW i8 Spyder Might Be Presented at 2016 CES, Next January

Updated Info: BMW i8 Spyder Might Be Presented at 2016 CES, Next January

The BMW i8 Spyder is back into the spotlights again, the model being decided for an official unveiling at the 2015 CES, next January. In a new interview, Harald Kruger, BMW Chairman, has declared that the i8 Spyder would be revealed at the Consumer Electronics Show, in January 2016, the […]

by December 9, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Manufacturing
2 months ago
2016 BMW M2 Will Be Discontinued in 2020

2016 BMW M2 Will Be Discontinued in 2020

The official successor of the BMW 1M, the recently unveiled 2016 BMW M2 which has been already proven a great success on the market, will be dropped in 2020, according to the German media. A reliable source that maintains this statement is bmwarchiv.de as well, which is a well-known source […]

by December 4, 2015 0 comments BMW M2, Manufacturing
2 months ago
BMW i8 Spyder Is just around the Corner

BMW i8 Spyder Is just around the Corner

BMW i8 was first unveiled in the second half of 2013 and it was just a matter of time until the carmaker would unveil a convertible version of the most powerful plug-in hybrid ever built. The convertible would be called the Spyder and it would be based on the i8 […]

by December 4, 2015 0 comments BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Manufacturing
2 months ago
BMW`s Sales in November Keeps the First Place Worm, Mercedes-Benz Falls 13 Percent Behind

BMW`s Sales in November Keeps the First Place Worm, Mercedes-Benz Falls 13 Percent Behind

BMW and Mercedes-Benz have been on a constant duel concerning the supremacy of the luxury segment for many years, and now the latter might lose the close battle in favor of BMW, which reported a 3.2 percent in sales this November, as opposed to last November. On the other hand, […]

by December 3, 2015 0 comments Manufacturing, Useful News
2 months ago
Updated Info: New BMW 1-Series and 2-Series Reportedly Coming with FWD

Updated Info: New BMW 1-Series and 2-Series Reportedly Coming with FWD

Some while ago, a recent report stated that the 2-Series Gran Coupe would be launched to the market in 2019, the model sporting a rear-wheel drive layout. However, a new report launched by Auto Bild mentioned that the new-gen BMW 1-Series and 2-Series would come with a front-wheel drive layout. […]

by November 24, 2015 0 comments BMW 1-Series, BMW 2-Series, Manufacturing
2 months ago
BMW i3 Reported to Receive New Battery for Improved Mile Range

BMW i3 Reported to Receive New Battery for Improved Mile Range

Back in 2013 BMW managed to revolutionize the electric industry by introducing the all-electric i3 model, which uses a battery pack instead of a conventional engine. Additionaly, BMW also launched the i3 range extender, with a petrol engine which allows the battery to recharge while driving. But as technology progressed, […]

by November 24, 2015 0 comments BMW Electric, BMW i, Manufacturing
2 months ago
BMW Compact Sedan Concept Launched, Might Hint at Future 1-Series or 2-Series Sedan

BMW Compact Sedan Concept Launched, Might Hint at Future 1-Series or 2-Series Sedan

BMW has recently unveiled the Compact Sedan Concept at the 2015 Guangzhou Auto Show, the model previewing the future 1- or 2-Series Sedan. As we can depict from the pictures, the BMW Compact Sedan Concept is wearing the exquisite Liquid Metal Bronze exterior, with light or dark accents. Other features […]

2 months ago
BMW`s New 3- and 4-Cylinder Engines Will Be Built at the Hams Hall Facility, UK

BMW`s New 3- and 4-Cylinder Engines Will Be Built at the Hams Hall Facility, UK

The German based carmaker has recently opened a new prodction line at the Hams Hall Facility, Birmingham, UK, for its all-new three- and four-cylinder engines that will equip a lot of models within the Group. The entire facility along with the new production line is part of the carmaker`s investment […]

by October 9, 2015 1 comment Engines, Manufacturing, Useful News
4 months ago
BMW M4 GTS – Carbon Fiber Body Exposed

BMW M4 GTS – Carbon Fiber Body Exposed

We have already announced the arrival of the BMW M4 GTS worldwide, but we couldn’t help it without praising the extraordinary body features and interior that it will come with. We are emphasizing the lightweight structure that the BMW M4 GTS will be using for improved performance and increased aerodynamics. […]

by October 7, 2015 0 comments BMW M4, Manufacturing
4 months ago