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Status Design BMW X6

BMW X6 by Status Design

Russian tuning companies may have taken a liking for the BMW X6, after the guys at Met-R and their Interceptor kit, a new package is available for it. The creation belongs to a Moscow-based tuning shop entitled Status Design and it brings an interesting approach to the X6.

7 years ago
Alpina B6 GT1 Aurora Racing

Alpina B6 GT1 by Aurora Racing

While BMW has a proper racing heritage the 6 Series is not one of the models that contributed much to it. The car we have here may change things a bit as it represents the result of a project destined to prep the car for GT1 racing regulations.

by June 14, 2010 0 comments Alpina, BMW 6-Series, Racing
7 years ago
BMW Art Car at Le Mans

BMW Art Car’s progress at Le Mans

Continuing a long spanning tradtion, BMW entered a M3 GT2 Art Car at the 24 Hours of Le Mans race in their comeback to the fabled motor sport event. Unfortunately despite a good show at the endurance race at Nurburgring and an amazing paintjob done by Jeff Koons this isn’t […]

by June 13, 2010 0 comments BMW M3, Racing
7 years ago
BMW 1 Series Coupe

BMW 1 Series: sales halted and recalled

According to a recent report BMW have announced their dealer network to stop deliveries of their 1 Series model, particularly the cars produced between January 2010 and May 2010. This measure has been taken after there is a concern about some of the 2008-2011 model year 1 Series coupes and […]

by June 12, 2010 0 comments BMW 1-Series, Manufacturing
7 years ago
GTHaus BMW M3

Le Mans GT2 Racer BMW M3; GTHaus style

It would seem that BMW’s win at the 24 Hours of Nurburgring and their rejoining to the Le Mans calendar is bringing along quite a few business opportunities for tuner companies. First there was G-Power and now we have the turn of the Illinois-based tuning house, GTHaus to have a […]

7 years ago
E92 BMW 3 Series

BMW working on a long wheelbase version of the 3 Series for China

China is a very big market and there is no doubt about that but some parts of the Chinese market can be profitable with what vehicles would otherwise be niche products. This is definitely the case for that region of China where stretched long-wheelbase vehicles are popular, so aiming for […]

by June 10, 2010 0 comments BMW 3-Series, Manufacturing
7 years ago
BMW X5 Generations

BMW X5 number 1.000.000 rolled off the production line

BMW’s SUV has just passed an important marker in the life of any car, the “first million” to be produced since the debut the X5 had back in 1999. The “round figure” BMW X5 sold was an anniversary edition xDrive35i, featuring a sapphire black metallic finish with cinnamon brown Nevada […]

by June 9, 2010 0 comments Awards, BMW X5
7 years ago
BMW i10 Megacity

BMW Megacity will be seen at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show

According to some reports from German magazine Autobild, the BMW Megacity will see its official debut at the 2011 Franfurt Motor Show. To be honest, I may have gotten a bit more excited than necessary as by then the Bavarians will be showing us the first prototype of the Project […]

by June 8, 2010 1 comment Concept Cars, Events
7 years ago
BMW Vision EfficientDynamics

BMW is rumored to be planning Megacity EV sports car

BMW’s electric four seater, the Megacity, is one eagerly awaited vehicle but according to some recent speculation it may be just the tip of the iceberg for the new market the Bavarians are approaching. Apparently BMW are considering offering more than one variant of the Megacity and are even considering […]

7 years ago
BMW Gran Coupe

News on the fate of the BMW Gran Coupe

As you may remember the stunning BMW Gran Coupe concept that was unveiled at the Beijing Motor Show this year has been announced by various sources that it will be making into production. That’s not the full story however, as since 2012 isn’t that far away, the Bavarians are treating […]

by June 5, 2010 0 comments BMW 6-Series, BMW M6, Concept Cars
7 years ago
2010 BMW ActiveHybrid 7

2010 BMW ActiveHybrid 7 gets tax credit

BMW have announced today that the BMW ActiveHybrid 7 Series has received certification from the Internal Revenue Service for a tax credit which goes up to $900 under the Alternative Motor Vehicle provision. In having done so, both versions of wheelbase of the 2010 BMW 7 Series ActiveHybrid join the […]

by June 4, 2010 0 comments BMW 7-Series, BMW Hybrids
7 years ago
2012 BMW 135is on the Nurburgring

M Version of the BMW 1 Series officially confirmed

Finally there’s an end to all the rumors, guesses and estimates on the faith of the M badged version of the BMW 1 Series. The confirmation came from Dr. Kay Segler, BMW M GmbH’s Managing Director and it took place in an interview given to German online magazine “Auto-News”.

by June 3, 2010 0 comments BMW 1-Series, BMW Articles
7 years ago
BMW Artcar reavealing of the BMW M3 GT2

Jeff Koons’ BMW M3 GT2 Art Car Racer Unveiled

BMW’s 17th Art Car, a racing tradition spanning more than 35 years, was officially unveiled at a special event last night at the Centre Pompidou in Paris, France. The artist chosen by the Bavarians for this creation is American Jeff Koon, who first showed us a sketch of his creation […]

by June 2, 2010 0 comments BMW M3, Events, Racing
7 years ago
BMW 5 Series M-Sport package

More spyshots, this time it’s the BMW 5 Series M-Sports package

BMW fans always love M cars but let’s face it, they’re not for everyone. If a budget worries you or the performance terrifies you or any other reason may come between you and owning an M5 in particular, then you should worry no more. As BMW are working on getting […]

by June 1, 2010 0 comments BMW 5-Series, BMW M5, Spy Photos
7 years ago
BMW sound engineer Manuel Reichle and the 635d

BMW experimenting with electronic noise canceling technology

Noise canceling technology sounds to a purist like a cap on sound of his beloved engine, but in reality, it is a very important area of development in the automotive industry. While the noises produced by a vehicle don’t have a direct influence on fuel efficiency, soundtracks are important because […]

7 years ago
2011 BMW M5

More spyshots of the F10 BMW M5

BMW have begun a trend of reducing the amount of camouflage seen on the super saloon M5 ever since the normal 5 Series F10 is already roaming the streets. To this extent, here’s a set of shots in which the M5 is getting more and more… naked.

by May 30, 2010 0 comments BMW 5-Series, BMW M5, Spy Photos
7 years ago
BMW i10 Megacity

Imagine the BMW i10 Megacity

Since BMW themselves are keeping the actual aesthetics of the Megacity (or i10) under total secrecy we’ll have to see ourselves content with what those talented in the area can envision. This artist impression featured here keeps true to the basic idea that this car will be somewhere between the […]

by May 29, 2010 0 comments BMW 1-Series, BMW Articles
7 years ago
BMW X6 Interceptor

BMW X6 Interceptor

The BMW X6 hasn’t yet, and there aren’t any scenarios in the future where it may win a beauty contest. To be honest it doesn’t really matter as the car has a lot of selling points. So the Bavarians may not have created a good looking car, but have now […]

by May 28, 2010 1 comment BMW Tuning News, BMW X6
7 years ago
G-Power M3 GT2 S and Tornado CS

Nurburgring celebration in G-Power style

For those of you who think the BMW M3 GTS is a bit of a weakling, even in the Nurburgring endurance win celebratory GTS-R form but still want a BMW ready to take down the Porsche 911 GT3 RS these two might just be the thing. The crew over at […]

by May 26, 2010 1 comment BMW M3, G-Power Tuning, Racing
7 years ago