Articles by: Andrei Cristea

US receives the BMW X1

US receives the BMW X1

Being available on European markets since 2009, the BMW X1 finally arrives to the US. And it has been aesthetically revised to please the judging eyes of the americans. Of the three versions available to the US public, two are exclusive. The three models are the BMW X1 sDrive28i, the […]

by March 27, 2013 0 comments BMW X1
9 years ago
BMW will build a new plant in central or eastern Europe

BMW will build a new plant in central or eastern Europe

Looking to expand they production capacity, BMW has decided to reserach the emerging countries in central or eastern Europe. That would include countries like Romania, Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovenia, or Croatia. The reason for this is simple. Poor countries equals low production costs, cheap labor but hopefully not […]

by March 26, 2013 0 comments Manufacturing
9 years ago
US will get the 2014 BMW M6 manual transmission

US will get the 2014 BMW M6 manual transmission

It is an unusual move for BMW, considering that americans have never been such big fans of the “stick”. But who knows, maybe I am wrong and it will work out. So for anyone living in the US that will buy a 2014 BMW M6, come June you will have […]

by March 25, 2013 0 comments BMW M6
9 years ago
BMW jealous of Abdo Fenghali

BMW jealous of Abdo Fenghali

So who is this Abdo Fenghali and why is BMW out to get him? Well, both answers are found in Abu Dhabi. Using his Red Bull Chevrolet Camaro SS, mister Abdo Fenghali made minced meat of the previous world record for the longest drift. He managed to get his car […]

by March 24, 2013 0 comments BMW M5, Events
9 years ago
BMW M7 Speculation

BMW M7 rendered

BMW’s division M never got around to doing an M version of the 7-Series, although they played with the idea. The BMW 7-Series was never meant to be a mad beast eating the road. The luxury sedan makes more sense staying as it is. Of course, for those that just […]

by March 23, 2013 0 comments BMW 7-Series
9 years ago
BMW 4-Series F32 reveals shapes

BMW 4-Series F32 reveals shapes

Set to start production in July, The BMW 4-Series F32 was first announced as a concept at the Detroit auto show this year. And now we finally have some photos of the naked car. Camouflage was dropped for a late night photo shoot and some paparazzi caught glimpse of it. […]

by March 23, 2013 0 comments BMW 4-Series, Spy Photos
9 years ago
BMW Museum will hold Rolls-Royce exhibition

BMW Museum will hold Rolls-Royce exhibition

For the first time ever, the BMW Museum in Munich will display a Rolls-Royce exhibition. Going by the name of “Strive for Perfection”, this expo celebrates two things: 10 years since BMW took Rolls-Royce under its wings, and 150 years since the birth of Sir Henry Royce. Covering more than […]

by March 21, 2013 0 comments Events, Rolls Royce
9 years ago
Frankfurt will see BMW’s first “born electric” car

Frankfurt will see BMW’s first “born electric” car

Called the BMW i3, this compact car will make its debut at the Fankfurt Motor Show in September. It is expected to go on sale by the end of the year in Europe, China and the USA. The BMW i3 is the german company’s first car designed and built as […]

by March 20, 2013 0 comments BMW Electric
9 years ago
The new face of 2014 BMW 5-series

The new face of 2014 BMW 5-series

When some photos of the new 5-series surfaced in China, it left the impression that what we saw in them was just the chinese version of the german car. Now, thanks to Auto Zeitung magazine, we have the official photo of the F10 5-series. It came as a let down […]

by March 19, 2013 3 comments BMW 5-Series
9 years ago
Improved night vision for BMW

Improved night vision for BMW

As an added security system, premium car makers like BMW, Audi and Mercedes have been using night vision. And this technology has been in use for a while. But BMW decided it is time to up the ante. Starting this summer, BMW will be installing on their cars a new […]

by March 18, 2013 1 comment Useful News
9 years ago