BMW’s three cylinder engines have gathered more than a bit of attention lately. They are spoken of with great pride by the Bavarian car maker and yet the enthusiasts are less than thrilled. To meet them halfway, the Internet is ready to provide us with a favorable argument. Here’s a [...]
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It has taken decades for car makers to convince the American buyer that relatively smaller engined cars from Europe have more than enough performance. They may not always come with a V8 but a six cylinder engine can be enough for most people. It took almost as much to talk [...]
I hate spyshots, I really do. And it’s the same with videos. They go beyond teasing you. It’s like a naked woman is in front of you but some sort of weird censorship comes into play. That may be acceptable in some videos but it’s beyond what I can take [...]
Oh boy, I’m currently actually struggling to contain my enthusiasm for this new bit of news that has our favorite company at the core. More and more reports are trickling in about how the Bavarians are actually going to make a followup version of the infamous 1 Series M Coupe. [...]
Good news for the United States. There’s plenty of added interest in the boosting the luxury market and as competition heats up more and more interesting cars will be headed for them. Though all the Germans are going to hit their market with a vengeance, the Bavarians are the ones [...]
BMW’s market success has a lot to do with the quality of the products they make but you really can’t know off their marketing department for doing a great job. After all, few brands can brag about having as much of a market value as the blue and white roundel [...]
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 [...]
BMW may be looking into giving old school brand enthusiasts yet another heart attack with their latest of announcements. It would seem like the future of the BMW 3 Series, not sure when but it’s coming up next, would find us looking at a three cylinder engine underneath. We’re not [...]
The Bavarians have been quick to put worries about the finances the F30 BMW 3 Series and quickly went back to the drawing board and started working on engines. Though we’re not told much in particular about their recent creation, Frankenstein would be proud. It is the 2014 BMW M3′s [...]
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”.
2012 will be an excellent year for people looking into buying a small hatchback as it’ll be the year we will be seeing the launch of the Audi A1, the Mercedes A and B Class and, of course, the BMW 1 Series. The latter will be the one of most [...]
Since the new BMW 5 Series has been grabbing headlines left and right it’s about time BMW made it easy for you to buy your own. In case you are planning on making that move, BMW’s USA site now features a car configurator specifically purposed in letting you get yourself [...]
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.
Phew, at last we stop talking about spy photos, pre launched photos and other things like this. These are the first photos that we post from the Geneva Auto Show and they are in high res mode and as you can see in the title, we’re talking about the BMW [...]
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 [...]
It has now been finally confirmed by BMW that the company’s smallest engines will be turbocharging. BMW’s chief in North America Jim O’Donnell, talked about the engines in an interview for Business Week, declaring that these will be four-cylinder, turbocharged, and will offer stronger acceleration than the current BMW six-cylinder [...]
These are probably the clearest spy photos taken of the forthcoming sixth-generation BMW 5-Series yet. The shots reveal the fact that the new BMW 5-Series will have several design cues in common with the BMW 7-Series that was launched this summer. The 2009 BMW 7-Series was inspired from the Beijing [...]