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BMW to recall 232.098 units in China

Last year BMW pushed hard into the new market on the Asian continent. I am speaking about the Chinese market, which has opened wide in the last period. Unfortunately for the German car maker, it seems that their start in China was a bit flawed. A massive recall has been [...]

by April 4, 2014 0 comments Engines, Manufacturing
332 days ago
BMW introduces the new 2.0 TwinPower Turbo 245HP unit

BMW introduces the new 2.0 TwinPower Turbo 245HP unit

The new 2.0-liter petrol unit will debut on the BMW X1 xDrive28i while many other models are on the waiting list to benefit from the new engine. The new 2.0 TwinPower Turbo unit is able to develop 245 horsepower at 5000 rpm while the Germans announced a torque of 350 [...]

by January 20, 2011 0 comments BMW X1, Engines
1503 days ago
BMW received numerous engine awards

BMW received numerous engine awards

BMW continues the tradition of wins at the “International Engine of the Year Award” competition. BMW imposed on four categories of the eleven of the competition and has four engines in the first eight ranked 2,3,5 and 7. BMW is the most reputable manufacturer of cars and engines in this [...]

by June 26, 2010 0 comments Awards, Engines
1710 days ago
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BMW wins three “Engine of the Year” categories

The 2010 Engine of the Year contest has concluded and while our favorite Bavarian car maker hasn’t had an overall win or a performance related win the trophies earned are quite amazing. The judges at the fabled competition gave BMW a prize for three categories, four if you’re willing to [...]

by June 24, 2010 0 comments Engines, Events
1712 days ago
News on BMW’s three-cylinder engine. Is not an entry-level!

News on BMW’s three-cylinder engine. Is not an entry-level!

The new three-cylinder engine from BMW will not team the entry-level versions of 1 Series, but will team with the mid range models. A source from the company said that the new BMW three-cylinder engines are not for entry-level versions of its models. The new three-cylinder unit with direct injection [...]

by June 15, 2010 0 comments Engines
1721 days ago
BMW and PSA Peugeot-Citroen engine’s deal continues

BMW and PSA Peugeot-Citroen engine’s deal continues

BMW and PSA Peugeot-Citroen will continue their cooperation in engines, following soon to release on the market a 2.0-liter gasoline engine that will equip both the 3 Series, Peugeot 508 and Citroen C5. The connection at the engines level of the BMW Group and PSA Peugeot-Citroen will continue successfully also [...]

by March 30, 2010 0 comments Engines
1799 days ago
BMW 354 hp tri-turbo diesel engine scheduled for 2011

BMW 354 hp tri-turbo diesel engine scheduled for 2011

BMW will launch in 2011 at the Frankfurt Motor Show, the new tri-turbo diesel engine, capable to develop 354 horsepower and 700 Nm, engine which is expected to equip X5 and X6 models. BMW is currently developing a new diesel engine, which is preparing to break existing patterns in terms [...]

by January 19, 2010 0 comments Engines
1869 days ago
BMW preparing a hybrid with 2 engines

BMW preparing a hybrid with 2 engines

A sketch of the latest patent registered by BMW, reveals the German’s intentions to revolutionize hybrid’s segment with a new chassis that uses the energy of two conventional engines, not one. After the design of the future Mini Countryman was betrayed by the drawings submitted for patent’s validation, another manufacturer [...]

by January 9, 2010 0 comments Engines, Manufacturing
1879 days ago
BMW working at Heat Energy Recovery System

BMW working at Heat Energy Recovery System

BMW is working on a heat recovery technology that will turn heat generated by the engine into electricity. This system could reduce fuel consumption by up to 8%. BMW engineers have revealed information about their plans on Efficient Dynamics program, which are including reused heat engine to generate electricity. The [...]

by December 31, 2009 1 comment Engines, Events
1888 days ago
2009 BMW Z4 – Everything about the engine

2009 BMW Z4 – Everything about the engine

With the official photos of the 2009 BMW Z4 E89, we can start talking about the official details that BMW wanted us to know. The car will be available in three different forms. The first version will run on a 2.5 liter engine with delivers 204 horse power with the [...]

by December 15, 2008 0 comments BMW Z4
2269 days ago
BMW in 2009 10 Best Engines list

BMW in 2009 10 Best Engines list

In its 15th year of existence, the list of Ward’s 10 Best Engines is home of two BMWs. On 2nd and 3rd place we can see the 3.0 liter turbocharged DOHC I-6 from BMW 135i Coupe and the 3.0 liter DOHC I-6 Turbodiesel from 335d. The only engine which was [...]

by December 7, 2008 0 comments Awards
2277 days ago
BMW 7 Series Diesel in the US

BMW 7 Series Diesel in the US

Many discussions were started around the BMW 7 Series, but no one expected for it to be released on the US market. Because of the current international factors, more people are starting to be attracted by the BMW 7 Series Diesel engine. This six cylinder machine is capable of reaching [...]

by November 25, 2008 0 comments BMW 7-Series
2289 days ago
N54 Turbo Lag

N54 Turbo Lag

The Auto Show of L.A. has brought a lot of attention towards the new BMW models. The Mini E, the potential launch of the new BMW Z4 and especially the unveil of the BMW 7-Series captured the eye of the audience without any doubt. Even so, the statement issued by [...]

by November 24, 2008 0 comments Engines
2290 days ago
BMW 3.0L twin-turbo awarded 2008 engine of the year

BMW 3.0L twin-turbo awarded 2008 engine of the year

Do you know the winner? The winner of the International Engine of the Year awards for a record-breaking fourth year in succession is BMW 3.0L twin-turbo engine. International Engine of the Year Awards 2008 Winners: International Engine of the Year 2008 BMW 3-litre Twin-Turbo (135, 335, X6) Best New Engine [...]

by May 15, 2008 1 comment Awards
2483 days ago