The Bavarians have made it official, one of their most important appearances at the Detroit Motor Show in early 2012 will be a new hybrid version of the F30 BMW 3 Series. Dubbed the 2013 BMW 3 Series ActiveHybrid, it probably won’t get any tech from the Toyota deal, much like Lexus won’t get any [...]
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 Bavarians will be filling up [...]
The technology being demonstrated this week by BMW and Volkswagen in Germany is what resulted from a government funded project. That would be what the two companies have been at work on for the past four years, the Adaptive and Cooperative Technologies for Intelligent Traffic (AKTIV) project.
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 count the Mini Cooper S’s [...]
Noise canceling technology sounds to a purist like a cap on sound of his beloved engine, but in reality, it is a very important area of development in the automotive industry. While the noises produced by a vehicle don’t have a direct influence on fuel efficiency, soundtracks are important because they are often a prime [...]
As we are just getting familiar with the new 5 Series Sedan BMW is announcing the most eagerly awaited version of its mid-size executive car. The next generation of BMW M5 will take the “horsepower wars” to a next level.