Post Tagged with: "BMW Engines"

BMW 5-Series

BMW adds new 2.0-liter engines to the 5-Series lineup

BMW announced two new 2.0-liter diesel engines that will be available on the current 5-Series starting this summer. The BMW 518d will get the 148hp version while a more potent 188hp engine will be seen on the BMW 520d. If you opt for the entry-level unit of these two, sprinting [...]

by May 12, 2014 0 comments BMW 5-Series, Engines
292 days ago
BMW - Brilliance

BMW will be expanding their engine production in China

I can’t help but think that the more or less subtle war between the three German automotive giants is the reason they all offer splendid models and services. While you can’t really point to any one of them and say he has won it, each year can bring new victories [...]

by March 15, 2014 0 comments Engines, Manufacturing
349 days ago
BMW S55 3 liter engine

S55 3 liter biturbo engine presented at Detroit

When BMW announced that they will be dropping the S65 4 liter V8 engine, a lot of fans reacted quite badly, as the engine was the heart and soul of their ride. On the other hand, there are those that are all for the new 3 liter S55 engine set [...]

by January 16, 2014 0 comments Engines
407 days ago
2014 BMW 4 Series Coupe

BMW expands engine lineup for X5 and 4 Series

The Bavarians at BMW announced their plans to expand the engine range of the 2014 BMW X5 as well as the BMW 4 Series Coupe. To begin with, the BMW 420i is powered by a 184-horsepower 2.0-liter four-cylinder unit alongside two new diesels powerplants. These units are capable to deliver [...]

by September 21, 2013 0 comments BMW 4-Series, BMW X5, Engines
525 days ago
BMW Brilliance Venture

Brilliance will be using BMW tech to build engines

By now, everyone must have heard about the Brilliance – BMW joint venture that is active on the Chinese market. With so many models coming out on either Chinese or European markets, BMW is hard pressed to keep everything under control. So, in order to control the quality of the [...]

by June 27, 2013 0 comments Engines, Useful News
610 days ago
BMW N52 Engine

BMW will discontinue using naturally aspirated engines

It seems more bad news comes from BMW. After they have announced their frustration at the CO2 emission targets and the sacrifices they will have to make in order to meet them, BMW is now dropping the naturally aspirated engines. And it seems the culprit is the same Euro6 regulations [...]

by May 10, 2013 0 comments Engines
658 days ago
BMW Diesel Engine

More diesel for the US market

Most car enthusiasts tend to think not so highly of the diesel engines. Mostly because of the noise and the low rev. On the US market, customers had to contend with only a few options of diesel engines on their BMW, but changing trends and technology advances will soon change [...]

by April 30, 2013 1 comment Engines, Useful News
668 days ago
BMW Logo

BMW to make gas powered cars

The trend in the car making industry is pointing toward lower and lower CO2 emissions. The hi-revving, fast cars are slowly becoming extinct. To remain one of the best car companies in the world, BMW can’t ignore the big trends, and so their plans will be tailored to suit the [...]

by April 29, 2013 0 comments Engines
669 days ago
BMW Turbocharged Engine

BMW signs new agreement with Fisker

The Germans from BMW announced that a new agreement between the company and the Californian manufacturer has been recently signed. According to this agreement, BMW will deliver around 100,000 engines each year to the company founded by Henrik Fisker, the same person who is the designer of the current BMW [...]

by September 12, 2011 0 comments Engines
1264 days ago
2014 BMW M3

The new BMW M3 to get a revised engine range

We have got some new details about the next-generation BMW M3, information coming from a BMW insider which confirmed few changes in the model’s engine range along other interesting details. To being with, it seems that the new M3 will adopt a new six-cylinder engine able to return a better [...]

by August 16, 2011 0 comments BMW M3, Engines
1291 days ago
Saab and BMW agreement for engines supply gets official

Saab and BMW agreement for engines supply gets official

We talked a couple of days ago about the agreement made between Saab and BMW, in order for Saab to borrow engines from BMW for the future models. At that time, we were talking based on a confirmed rumored by an official source but now the agreement was finished and [...]

by September 29, 2010 1 comment Engines, Events
1612 days ago
New details on BMW and Saab Engine Deal

New details on BMW and Saab Engine Deal

Spyker revealed new and official details on the engines deal between BMW and Saab. There were some rumors that the German manufacturer will share some engines with the people at Saab but now it got official. From the last press release issued by Spyker we find that the discussions are [...]

by September 27, 2010 1 comment Engines
1614 days ago
N55 BMW Engine

BMW N54 and N55 Engines Head-to-Head

Car engines, car engines. They surely are one of the most important parts of a car and for good reason. That’s why people have always been interested in their performance and especially how new engines fare against their older siblings whenever a new engine upgrade is announced. This is just [...]

by September 21, 2010 0 comments Engines
1620 days ago
BMW 1 Series

BMW to Be Unveiling the New 1 Series Generation Next Year

Fans of the BMW 1 Series will be excited to find out that BMW will be launching the next generation of the 1 Series at the Frankfurt Motor Show hosted in September next year. Because that the present BMW 1 Series has been on the market for quite a long [...]

by August 23, 2010 0 comments BMW 1-Series, Engines, Manufacturing
1649 days ago
Morgan Eva GT Front

BMW Powered Morgan Eva GT

When word first came out about the Eva GT Sports Coupe and later some sketches, people didn’t really expect too much, since cars do tend to change from what is presented in a sketch and the real deal because of various factors and circumstances. And then Peeble Beach came and [...]

by August 17, 2010 0 comments Engines, Events
1655 days ago
BMW M3 S65 Engine

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
1709 days ago
Rumors: BMW may produce three-cylinder engines

Rumors: BMW may produce three-cylinder engines

Shortly after announcing a front-wheel drive platform, BMW boss said that they will develop also three-cylinder engines, which will be supercharged and will have direct injection. After BMW announced that they are ready to develop models with front-wheel drive, head of the Munich brand has done another shocking statement. It [...]

by March 25, 2010 0 comments Engines, Manufacturing
1800 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
1884 days ago