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F30 BMW 3 Series

F30 BMW M3 details start popping up

Sure, it’s been plenty of talk about it, a lot of work will go into it but the amount of rumors regarding the next generation of the F30 M3 simply outweighs both. Most of them have been dismissed by this point and while some still rage on, the main points [...]

by June 25, 2012 0 comments BMW M3
1027 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
1045 days ago
BMW 5 Series ActiveHybrid

BMW gears up for 2011 Tokyo Motor Show

BMW’s success didn’t happen over night and with Audi and Mercedes breathing down their neck it’s not exactly going to keep happening without any reason. Hard work is key and hard work is what BMW is going to put into their presence at the 2011 Tokyo Motor Show. Apparently, the [...]

by November 14, 2011 0 comments Auto Shows
1250 days ago
BMW goes turbo

BMW goes turbo

Because of the new emissions standards, BMW is starting to make some drastic modifications. For years, the M-models were powered by a high-revving engine. At the beginning of 2009, BMW will replace the old version with the turbocharged direct-injection powerplant. This way, they will lower the production costs of every [...]

by November 28, 2008 1 comment Engines
2332 days ago
Nurburgring  Competition between BMW X6 xDrive50i and Porsche Cayenne GTS

Nurburgring Competition between BMW X6 xDrive50i and Porsche Cayenne GTS

The BMW X6 is slightly lighter and can reach 60mph in just 5.3, which is 0.8 seconds faster than the Porsche Cayenne GTS, having lower CO2 emissions at the same time. But when it comes to the very important fuel consumption, Porsche Cayenne GTS’ figure comes up to 15.54 miles [...]

by September 12, 2008 0 comments BMW X6
2409 days ago
BMW EfficientDynamics awarded the Ökoglobe

BMW EfficientDynamics awarded the Ökoglobe

The Ökoglobe award ceremony took place on the  9th of September 2008 with the attendance of the German politician Prof. Dr. Klaus Töpfer. This is the second year in a row in which the BMW Group has won the Ökoglobe award in the category “Development of the Combustion Engine”, which [...]

by September 12, 2008 0 comments Awards
2409 days ago
Four-cylinder BMW 3-Series considered for the US

Four-cylinder BMW 3-Series considered for the US

Fuel efficiency has definitely become an important criteria for buying cars, therefore it has been reported that BMW is considering to introduce a four-cylinder BMW 3-series for North America. By doing this, BMW’s sales will certainly boost its sales, especially if we think about the fact that the European BMW [...]

by September 10, 2008 0 comments BMW 3-Series
2411 days ago
BMW’s “Project i” City Car

BMW’s “Project i” City Car

BMW has been speculated to launch a new generation of ultra-efficient city cars ever since the release of its official strategy outline in September last year. March this year was when Norbert Reithofer, BMW’s CEO, declared that the German automaker had plans for a new environmental think-tank – “Project i”. [...]

by September 2, 2008 1 comment Concept Cars
2419 days ago

MSD81 Software from Dinan

Two announcements have been recently made by the high performance BMW tuner, Dinan.   The first one is about the MSD81 software, which is the new DME that detects modifications to the cars’ computer ( DME, ECU ) that enhances performance. This software is finally available in stages 1 and [...]

by August 20, 2008 0 comments BMW Tuning News, Dinan Tuning
2432 days ago