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F10 BMW M550d

BMW rumored to upgrade tri-turbo diesel engine

The most powerful diesel engine you can have in a car that wasn’t designed with commercial use in mind comes from BMW. Bavaria’s tri-turbo straight six cylinder develops 381 horsepower and 546 lb-ft of torque and does so beautifully smooth. Some of the buyers say that they want more so [...]

by November 28, 2012 0 comments Engines
871 days ago
US market E90 BMW 335d

BMW still has plans for diesel in the US

Due to rather stringent emissions regulations and partly to lack of interest from the US audience, diesels aren’t making it into small cars over there. Even for BMW, the engine company, the one that makes some of the most incredible oil burners out there, the ability to sell them in [...]

by November 8, 2012 0 comments Engines
892 days ago
F30 BMW 3 Series M performance

F30 BMW 3 Series M Performance shown in Paris

Ever considered the Paris Motor Show as an occasion for glamorous event, one that you’d love to attend in hoping you’d see some great cars? That used to be the case but this year it was rather poor. BMW’s presence there didn’t really help the situation, as they don’t seem [...]

by September 30, 2012 0 comments BMW 3-Series
931 days ago
BMW M Performance lineup

BMW M Performance boosts 2.0 liter diesel

While BMW have had quite a few interesting bit of news recently, their relatively newly introduced M Performance brand has kept quiet. Hoping to amend that, the special ops division came up with a performance tune for their very popular 2.0 liter turbocharged diesel engine. M Performance is a new [...]

by September 19, 2012 0 comments Engines
941 days ago
Diesel powered BMW X5

More BMW diesels headed for US market

America’s lack of interest in the fuel saving solution that is the diesel engine has been long discussed and over-debated for several years now. There have been plenty of attempts, at the forefront of which BMW have been of major importance, to showcase the capabilities and performance diesel is capable. [...]

1004 days ago
F01 BMW 7 Series facelift

US to get diesel BMW 7 Series

It seems like the F01 BMW 7 Series facelift is more of an ongoing piece of kit than we’d imagine. The US market version still has one extra step in evolution to consider. According to Car & Driver, the Bavarians are going to introduce a diesel version of the flagship [...]

by June 7, 2012 0 comments BMW 7-Series
1046 days ago
F01 BMW 7 Series facelift

F01 BMW 7 Series facelift unveiled

With all of this product line expansion BMW is going through, it’s easy to get lost in the entirety of new models and ideas that turn up. Thankfully though, the top of the line model remains the same. You can always trust the BMW 7 Series to remain a constant [...]

by May 25, 2012 0 comments BMW 7-Series
1058 days ago
F13 BMW 640d xDrive

F13 BMW 640d xDrive launched

It will be a short while before M Performance stuffs their fastest diesel powerplant into the stunning F13 BMW 6 Series so the Bavarians have a “momentary” solution. Entitled the BMW 640d xDrive, it’s the first coming together of the diesel engine and the all wheel drive solution in a [...]

by February 26, 2012 0 comments BMW 6-Series
1148 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
1178 days ago
BMW M Performance X5

BMW M Performance sub-brand shows off SAVs

The recently promised BMW M sub-brand has arrived and it presents itself with the special half-performance SAV models to begin the showing off process with. What we’re looking at here is typical branding and copyrighting prowess that gives hell to most average people trying to buy either of the BMW [...]

by January 26, 2012 0 comments BMW X5, BMW X6
1178 days ago
F20 BMW 1 Series

F20 BMW 1 Series gets more engines and M Sport version

Over in hatchback land, BMW may have introduced a new version of the 1 Series, the F20, but there are certain omissions. Those last few gaps have been filled up by these new additions the Bavarians have confirmed. We’re looking at more engines, including diesels and a M Sport package. [...]

by January 15, 2012 0 comments BMW 1-Series
1189 days ago
F30 BMW 3 Series

Europe gets more versions of F30 BMW 3 Series

It may have been overtaken in terms of sales, growth and other areas, but Europe is still a very large market and quite the special one. Apart from it being the true home of the Bavarians at BMW, it is also one of split opinions, large adoption of diesel and [...]

by January 12, 2012 0 comments BMW 3-Series
1192 days ago
BMW Diesel engine

Lexus will not get BMW diesel engines

The recent deal between the Germans at BMW and the Japanese at Toyota on diesel engine concerns is starting to show some detail. While nothing has really changed within the agreement, a rather interesting clause the Bavarians included started to make some headlines. Though Toyota will get its chance at [...]

by December 19, 2011 0 comments Manufacturing
1217 days ago
2011 BMW X6

Second teaser of BMW X6 hits the web

Remember that blurred out BMW X6 the Bavarians released a video of while they were driving it vigorously on some beautiful roads? It just got back and it brought along more friends to tell us just how good it is. Also, the weather in the video of the upcoming BMW [...]

by December 18, 2011 0 comments BMW X6, Videos
1217 days ago
Senner Tuning BMW X6

BMW X6 xDrive40d boosted by Senner Tuning

Until the Bavarians give us an M division prepped BMW X6 with a diesel engine, Senner Tuning is ready to offer a special take on the xDrive40d. The German tuner stuck to the basics of car tuning as they went over the BMW X6 xDrive40d and upgraded only what was [...]

by December 5, 2011 0 comments BMW X6, Hamann Tuning, Senner Tuning
1230 days ago
BMW X6

BMW M teases a new X6

BMW has made a rather special announcement these days and it has nothing to do with the recently finished Tokyo Motor Show nor with the recently started Bologna Motor Show. Even better than either of the events, the Bavarians have a treat for us from their M division and they’ve [...]

by December 4, 2011 0 comments BMW X6, BMW X6 M
1231 days ago
BMW-Toyota signing

BMW officially signs engine deal with Toyota

The rumors and reports are true, the Bavarians at BMW have now made their deal engine deal with the Japanese at Toyota official. A rather simple breakdown of the BMW-Toyota deal sees the two companies exchange no money, stock or anything easily measurable. What is going to happen is actually [...]

by December 1, 2011 0 comments Manufacturing
1234 days ago
BMW M1 Hommage Concept

BMW M Division boss on M1 and diesel

We can hope and we can get enthusiastic about new concepts and possible unveiling news from the BMW M division but every now and again we have to be thought our place. Having cleared some of the speculation on the F10 BMW M5, Albert Biermann head of product development for [...]

by October 22, 2011 0 comments Concept Cars, Manufacturing
1274 days ago
BMW 320d EfficientDynamics

BMW 320d EfficientDynamics did 1013 miles on one tank

Tom Ford, renown British motoring journalist and TV presenter managed to achieve a record breaking run in terms of vehicle autonomy by managing a 1013 mile trip on a single tank of diesel. The car he used for this feat was a BMW E90 320d and the journey was destined [...]

by May 24, 2010 0 comments BMW 3-Series, Events
1790 days ago
BMW 3 Liter Twin-Turbo Diesel

2011 BMW 5 Series diesel confirmed for the U.S. market

It’s pretty much common knowledge that diesel engines aren’t first on the list of preferences for the American market or the legislation that prevails in the United States of America. However, more and more diesel engines manage to leap the Atlantic and land a place in the North American market. [...]

by May 13, 2010 1 comment BMW 5-Series, Engines
1802 days ago