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BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe

BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe gets new commercial

After seeing a new BMW commercial from the Americans at BMW USA, the Bavarians have readied one for the British/European market. The new advert focuses on their newest and most glamorous product to date; the BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe, the four door version of the F12/F13. There’s a new [...]

by June 3, 2012 0 comments BMW 6-Series, Videos
1187 days ago
BMW Vision EfficientDynamics Concept

Rumor; BMW M8 Hybrid?

It would seem that the Vision EfficientDynamics concept car the Bavarians at BMW rolled out to the public quite some time ago is still the inspiration behind some rumors. The most recent of them is that BMW are considering building a new model, a hybrid one no less.

by June 28, 2010 0 comments BMW Hybrids, Concept Cars
1893 days ago
BMW AKTIV Technology demo

BMW and Volkswagen demonstrate safety technology

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.

by June 26, 2010 0 comments BMW Articles, Manufacturing
1895 days ago
Lumma Design BMW X6

BMW X6 by Lumma Design

The tuning scene available for the BMW X6 is growing ever bigger and the latest “actor” to revise a part he’s playing on it is German tuner Lumma Design. The “act” Lumma Design has put together is quite impressive and is based on a BMW X6 xDrive50i eventually being called [...]

1896 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
1897 days ago
Russian BMW render

Russian render of a BMW Sports Coupe

BMW concepts always incite the mind, BMW renders almost do better. To this respect the latest render to come from Russian designer Krasnov Igor. This time, Igor unleashed his creativity on our favorite manufacturer’s coupe, more importantly a very extravagant BMW supercar. While you might not see a way for [...]

by June 20, 2010 0 comments BMW Articles, Concept Cars
1901 days ago
BMW i10 Megacity

BMW Megacity will be seen at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show

According to some reports from German magazine Autobild, the BMW Megacity will see its official debut at the 2011 Franfurt Motor Show. To be honest, I may have gotten a bit more excited than necessary as by then the Bavarians will be showing us the first prototype of the Project [...]

by June 8, 2010 1 comment Concept Cars, Events
1913 days ago
2010 BMW ActiveHybrid 7

2010 BMW ActiveHybrid 7 gets tax credit

BMW have announced today that the BMW ActiveHybrid 7 Series has received certification from the Internal Revenue Service for a tax credit which goes up to $900 under the Alternative Motor Vehicle provision. In having done so, both versions of wheelbase of the 2010 BMW 7 Series ActiveHybrid join the [...]

by June 4, 2010 0 comments BMW 7-Series, BMW Hybrids
1917 days ago
2012 BMW 135is on the Nurburgring

M Version of the BMW 1 Series officially confirmed

Finally there’s an end to all the rumors, guesses and estimates on the faith of the M badged version of the BMW 1 Series. The confirmation came from Dr. Kay Segler, BMW M GmbH’s Managing Director and it took place in an interview given to German online magazine “Auto-News”.

by June 3, 2010 0 comments BMW 1-Series, BMW Articles
1918 days ago
BMW 135i E82

BMW 135i gets some more power

No owner of the E82/E88 BMW 135i bought that car because it was slow but, as always, somebody came up with the idea of giving it more power. The culprits this time come from Great Britain and are maned Superchips Ltd.

by May 25, 2010 0 comments BMW 1-Series, BMW Tuning News
1927 days ago
BMW Z4 Roadster 3D Design

3D Design BMW Z4

History would not support that alliances between the Germans and the Japanese don’t really benefit us that much but i think that this could be the exception that would prove the rule. It’s Japanese tuner’s 3D Design take on the new BMW Z4 and I can’t help but like the [...]

1929 days ago
Hamann 5 Series GT

Hamann BMW 5 series GT

Hamann Motorsports is a German tuning company that specializes in BMW, Land Rover and Ferrari. That first one is the one we’re interested in, obviously. What Hamann have been involved into recently is the improvement of the GT variant of the BMW 5 Series.

1944 days ago
BMW M3 E92 by G-Power

BMW M3 E92 by G-Power

A few days ago we talked about the BMW M3 E92 by Miranda Series. Now it’s the time to see what G-Power, a german firm of tuning, did for the BMW M3 E92. They weren’t so satisfied with 420hp stock M3 Engine and made from it a 635hp power, with [...]

by February 12, 2009 1 comment BMW M3, BMW Tuning News, Engines, G-Power Tuning
2394 days ago
Hong Kong BMW Experience Event

Hong Kong BMW Experience Event

The BMW Experience Events are some of the most fun seminar/driving events organised by the German automaker. This type of event is usually held four times a year in the US, in different locations around the country. Last year it all took place in Philadelphia, where BMW lovers were able [...]

by September 19, 2008 0 comments Events
2540 days ago
New Spy Photos of the BMW PAS

New Spy Photos of the BMW PAS

Five new spy photos of the BMW Progressive Activity Sedan ( PAS ) were just published by Autobild, the German car magazine. The camouflage used on the vehicle’s rear resembled early spyshots of the BMW X6. What’s happening now is that BMW wants to show BMW lovers a roofline different [...]

by September 18, 2008 0 comments Concept Cars, Spy Photos
2541 days ago
Cadillac After the 3-Series

Cadillac After the 3-Series

In order to take on BMW’s best selling car, the 3-series, Cadillac is joining the RWD game. The future Cadillac line is built on the new Alpha RWD platform and will replace the Epsilon front-drive Cadillac BLS in Europe. Moreover, Cadillac will expand its line up in the US market [...]

by September 18, 2008 Comments are Disabled BMW 3-Series
2541 days ago
BMW Z2 Based on the 1-Series Coupe Rumor

BMW Z2 Based on the 1-Series Coupe Rumor

Everybody is talking about the rumor about a BMW Z2 in the works. The rumor is that the BMW Z2 will be based on the 1-series coupe design and that the model will cover the entry-level sports roadster market. This has been going around for some time now, but because [...]

by September 17, 2008 0 comments BMW 1-Series, Concept Cars
2542 days ago
Google Maps Powering BMW Search

Google Maps Powering BMW Search

When BMW launched the BMW X6 in April, the German automaker and Google started offering a service called MyInfo, which is a system that included the well-known Google Maps. So now BMW decided to integrate Google Maps into the BMW 2009 line up, with the exception of the BMW X3. [...]

by September 17, 2008 0 comments BMW Articles
2543 days ago
LCD-Equipped Shift Knob Released by AC Schnitzer

LCD-Equipped Shift Knob Released by AC Schnitzer

The Indy-Cator, an LCD-equipped shift knob that displayed your gear selection was in the news over a year ago. Now it’s time for the German tuning powerhouse AC Schnitzer’s own version for BMWs and MINIs to be in the spotlight. As AC Schnitzer declares himself, when driving, people have to [...]

by September 13, 2008 0 comments AC Schnitzer Tuning, BMW Tuning News
2546 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
2548 days ago