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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
967 days ago
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F80 BMW M3 treats us to some serious noise

The next generation of the BMW M3 is almost here yet it seems so far away. Thankfully, the F80 BMW M3 is ready to treat us to something special. Currently being tested around the Nurburgring test track, the F80 M3 sedan got recorded with some serious noise coming out of [...]

by September 8, 2012 0 comments BMW M3
1029 days ago
F20 BMW 1 Series

UK newcomer – the F20 BMW 114d

Usually when a new car is introduced it can be pretty easy to pinpoint if it’s a good or bad car. With this one, things aren’t so simple. The British market is about to get a new entry level version of the F20 BMW 1 Series, something they call the [...]

by September 4, 2012 1 comment BMW 1-Series
1032 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. [...]

1080 days ago
F10 BMW M5

BMW USA launches new commercial

Given the title of this blog, the most used word on it and the constant praise of a certain brand, one could easily identify us as being BMW fanboys. Maybe we are, maybe we aren’t, one thing’s certain – we just love it when BMW hits the jackpot in the [...]

by May 31, 2012 0 comments Videos
1129 days ago
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F30 BMW 320d loved by Top Gear’s Richard Hammond

There’s a lot of talk nowadays about how cars aren’t as good as they used to be. We live in a world where being sensible, green or safe seem to dominate the automotive industry. Top Gear’s Richard Hammond seems to be convinced he’s found a car that’s certainly not tainted [...]

by April 16, 2012 0 comments BMW 3-Series
1173 days ago
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BMW X3 xDrive28i gets a new EPA rating

With the F30 328i making waves around the US, BMW’s X3 crossover that has the same engine has been getting a boost of attention too. Not all of its coming from reviewers or interested buyers. The EPA recently announced the adjusted fuel economy figures for the BMW SAV. The BMW [...]

by April 11, 2012 0 comments BMW X3
1178 days ago
BMW i8 Spyder Concept

BMW i8 Spyder Concept officially announced

The earlier leak of the BMW i8 Spyder Concept has produced results. The Bavarians have scrambled together to announce it properly. It must have been a weekend of hell for the guys in the marketing and PR departments that got the short straws and had to make the press release. [...]

by April 1, 2012 0 comments BMW i
1188 days ago
2012 F30 BMW 3 Series

2012 F30 BMW 3 Series gets downrated EPA fuel economy

The Bavarians have had themselves a bit of a stumble with the introduction of the 2012 F30 BMW 3 Series to the U.S. market regarding its fuel economy. This is where the EPA makes the rules, come up with a grading system and no matter how well manufacturers think they’ve [...]

by March 21, 2012 0 comments BMW 3-Series
1199 days ago
2012 BMW X6 M50d in Geneva

2012 BMW X6 M50d gets Geneva debut

Offered as the stylish member of the newest BMW M Performance diesel lineup, the 2012 X6 M50d got its Geneva debut. It’s not really one of my favorite choices of anything with a BMW badge on the front but the X6 M50d does make itself interesting. If you’re like me, [...]

by March 9, 2012 0 comments BMW X6
1211 days ago
F25 BMW X3

F25 BMW X3 xDrive28i pricing announced

The Bavarians had been threatening us with it for a while now and they’ve finally gotten down to showcasing it; the F25 BMW X3 goes xDrive28i. As it’s powered by the N20 engine, the X3 crossover becomes ever more interesting a proposition. And once you consider the pricing that’s slapped [...]

by February 17, 2012 0 comments BMW X3
1232 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
1265 days ago
F30 BMW 3 Series ActiveHybrid

F30 BMW 3 Series ActiveHybrid shows off in Detroit

Alongside the F10 BMW M5 getting a manual transmission option and the 5 Series’ hybrid version, the Bavarian stand had one extra notable presence. It was with the BMW 3 Series ActiveHybrid that the Bavarians rounded off their showcase at the North American International Auto Show. Though the F30 has [...]

by January 11, 2012 0 comments BMW 3-Series
1269 days ago
F30 BMW 3 Series

F30 BMW 3 Series

The current and latest iteration of the BMW 3 Series was launched at the beginning of October 2011 featuring a world of upgrades on top of the model it replaces. Bavaria’s great car maker refreshed the design drawing in some cues of inspiration from the higher class F10 BMW 5 [...]

by October 19, 2011 0 comments BMW 3-Series
1353 days ago
Details about BMW 320d EfficientDynamics

Details about BMW 320d EfficientDynamics

Before reading this post you should read some awful news namely that when this BMW 320d EfficientDynamics it won’t be available in U.S. and there are a lot of chances for this car not to be available not even in the future so I’m sorry for those people who may [...]

by February 22, 2010 0 comments BMW 3-Series
1957 days ago