Post Tagged with: "5 series"

BMW X5

BMW models and Rolls Royce Ghost recalled

Cheer and fun is all available everywhere in the BMW Group’s family but occasionally mistakes happen, even within our favorite brand. The latest such unpleasant situation focuses on a shared component that’s to be found in most of the larger BMW products and the smallest Rolls Royce. We’re looking at [...]

1134 days ago
BMW Olympic livery

BMW will be involved with 2012 Olympics

Here’s an idea for you, the Bavarians at BMW are going to put some effort behind the upcoming 2012 Olymipic games that are going to be held in London. Being a long way away from the original idea of the Greek Olympics, the new event is getting sponsors and stuff [...]

1153 days ago
BMW 6 Series

BMW recalls 5 and 6 Series models worldwide

BMW will have to add an enormous volume of cars to their recall list. We’re looking at worldwide sold models, spanning over some seven years. There’s quite the problem with it being a recall that affects the ever popular BMW 5 Series and its two door 6 Series sibling. Total [...]

by March 27, 2012 0 comments BMW 5-Series, BMW 6-Series
1155 days ago
Alpina B5 Bi-Turbo

Alpina dials up their B5 Bi-Turbo

Alpina gave their B5 Bi-Turbo an update and forgot to make the usual pompous announcements about it. Or did they? After all, Alpina is a tuner that’s well known for a close relationship with the Bavarian manufacturer and the discrete appearance of their cars. The Alpina B5 Bi-Turbo is a [...]

by February 21, 2012 0 comments BMW 5-Series, BMW Tuning News
1191 days ago
F10 BMW M550 xDrive

BMW M Performance F10 5 Series presented

The SAVs will sell like hot cakes, but the M Performance sub-brand will certainly shift plenty of the F10 5 Series versions as well, so let’s grab a closer look at it. Under the new M Performance banner, the 5er is available in both sedan and estate shape and it [...]

by January 26, 2012 0 comments BMW 5-Series
1216 days ago
F10 BMW 5 Series

BMW NA to make a few changes in distribution

BMW North America plans to make some pretty important changes to the way they distribute cars throughout the country. The focus stays on how new BMW vehicles are stored and shifted among dealer showrooms. In essence, the Bavarians are trying to centralize as much of the process as possible. Benefits [...]

by January 25, 2012 0 comments Manufacturing
1218 days ago
F10 BMW 5 Series by Vossen

F10 BMW 5 Series by Vossen

Talk about being different. Usually when somebody tries to tune up a car they include a new set of wheels to match. But when it comes to Vossen, when presenting a new set of wheels they’ve decided to create a version of the F10 BMW 5 Series to match. Without [...]

by January 18, 2012 0 comments BMW 5-Series, Vossen Wheels Tuning
1224 days ago
F10 BMW 5 Series ActiveHybrid

F10 BMW 5 Series ActiveHybrid pricing announced in Detroit

The Detroit Motor Show was expected to be a bit of a snoozefest yet it’s turning out to be anything but. Apart from recently telling us about the F10 BMW M5 getting a manual, the Bavarians have more to share. This time however, the focus falls on the more considerate [...]

by January 10, 2012 0 comments BMW 5-Series, Prices
1232 days ago
F10 BMW 5 Series by Royal Muffler

F10 BMW 5 Series done up by Royal Muffler

The 5 Series being a bread and butter machine may be great for the guys over at BMW but it does raise a bit of a problem for people who actually own the car. At some point it starts getting rather difficult to distinguish yourself from the crowd of business [...]

1236 days ago
Vorsteiner F10 BMW 5 Series

Vorsteiner tunes F10 BMW 5 Series

The F10 BMW 5 Series is about as German as a car can get except for how it’s actually exciting to drive. This is why tuning companies just can’t resist trying to improve it. This time however Vorsteiner aren’t messing around, they do have a complete set of mods to [...]

by January 5, 2012 0 comments BMW 5-Series, Vorsteiner Tuning
1238 days ago
F10 BMW M5

Autobild lines up BMW’s finest

I couldn’t say for sure what was under the Chrstimas Tree on the 25th at Autobild but I’m sure they had a lot of fun the days after since the got to write this up. The famed German magazine took some of BMW’s finest vehicles and lined them up at [...]

by December 30, 2011 0 comments BMW Articles
1244 days ago
Prior Design BMW 5 Series aero kit

Prior Design releases F10 BMW 5 Series kit

Despite having released a preview several ages ago, German tuner Prior Design has just released its special body kit for the F10 BMW 5 Series. At the most, you can call it a late Christmas gift and I’m guessing that from a timing point of view the market release could [...]

by December 28, 2011 0 comments BMW 5-Series, Prior Design Tuning
1246 days ago
F10 BMW 5 Series

BMW to export Chinese built 5 Series

There’s a rather popular saying around the internet that goes a little like this: God made the world, everything else is made in China. Though cars have been copied there for decades, they’ve only actually been properly built for a couple of years and BMW was one of the pioneers [...]

by November 29, 2011 0 comments BMW 5-Series
1275 days ago
BMW 5 Series

BMW 5 Series

The BMW 5 Series is the second most successful and selling model after the BMW 3 Series, it is an executive model produced since 1972 and is offered in two-variants: sedan and touring. Before the appearance of the BMW 5 Series in 1972, BMW manufactured the BMW 1500 that was [...]

by August 18, 2011 0 comments BMW 5-Series, Gallery
1378 days ago
BMW 5 Series Touring

BMW 5 Series range extended with EfficientDynamics Edition, new Turbo Engines and M Sport Package for GT variant

It is clearly that the Germans from BMW are preparing some serious improvements for all the major models in the range considering the big amount of information released by the Bavarians in the last few days. If few days ago we talked about the improvements following to be available for [...]

by July 7, 2011 0 comments BMW 5-Series, Engines
1420 days ago
Spy Shots: BMW testing 5 Series ActiveHybrid in Germany

Spy Shots: BMW testing 5 Series ActiveHybrid in Germany

The German engineers decided to start few tests where the ActiveHybrid version of 5 Series is in the spotlight. Namely the BMW 535i wearing the Hybrid Test Vehicle badge was caught on the streets of Munich where it was tested. According to the rumors confirmed by BMW’s CEO Norbert Reithofer [...]

by December 19, 2010 0 comments BMW 5-Series, BMW Hybrids, Spy Photos
1619 days ago
Aluminium

Aluminium is BMW’s Card for Weight Reduction

Each and every car manufacturer is on the search for the ulimate building material that would givethem an edge. Some are lighter or heavier than others or have more or less resistance. But even if they are not used in the body itself if the material is not too tough, [...]

by August 8, 2010 0 comments BMW 5-Series, BMW Articles, Manufacturing
1752 days ago
BMW 5 Series F10 Sedan M Package Teasers

BMW 5 Series F10 Sedan M Package Teasers

M Sport Package for BMW 5 Series F10 Sedan has been compromised by the Americans from 5Post. It will be available from October, after it will begin at the Paris Motor Show. First images with the M Sport package for the sedan version of the BMW 5 Series F10 on [...]

by July 1, 2010 1 comment BMW 5-Series
1790 days ago
2011 BMW 5 Series Lineup

F10 BMW 5 Series sold out in all markets

The latest announcement from BMW is rather worrying as they claim the new F10 BMW 5 Series has sold out in all the markets it’s been made available. The new BMW 5 Series entered the European market about a month ago and the U.S. market just over a week ago [...]

by June 23, 2010 0 comments BMW 5-Series, Manufacturing
1798 days ago
F10 BMW 5 Series xDrive

Pricing for the 5 Series xDrive announced for the U.S.

BMW have made an announcement yesterday in which they presented a price list which is of great interest to those who fancy a 5 Series with all wheel drive. The 2010 F10 BMW 5 Series with xDrive won’t be available until October this year but having an idea of what [...]

by June 19, 2010 0 comments BMW 5-Series, Prices
1802 days ago