A great look into BMW’s hallowed sanctuary car collection of cars past, including everything from race cars, to one off cars, to cars featured in movies.
An uncorroborated/unsourced rumor coming from CAR claims that the next generation 6 Series (G15) and M6 will shed some massive weight.
All three 6 Series variants are reportedly going on a diet, with the coupe losing over 500 pounds, to approximately 3,450 pounds and the convertible also dropping 500 pounds to 3,750 pounds. Both models are claimed to be coming down in size as well. The Gran Coupe will also be getting lighter, despite growing in size with a longer wheelbase.
The weight reductions would be … CONTINUED
Check out the BBS FI-R concept wheels from the Essen Motor Show. Words by IND:
The BBS FI-R is an idea several years in the making. After holding my tongue to the community since our initial trip to Germany, it is with tremendous relief that I present our first images of the FI-R concept wheel. While this is still a concept and sizing, pricing, and fitments are not yet finalized, we can say with confidence that this wheel is similar in overall theme to the … CONTINUED
BMW M5 30 Year Anniversary Edition review by Autoblog.nl.
Accel Junky and his wife follow up their dual simultaneous European Delivery with their dual Performance Center Delivery (PCD) re-delivery.
Sales of BMW brand vehicles decreased 2.3 percent in November for a total of 31,019 compared to 31,752 vehicles sold in November, 2013. Year-to-date, the BMW brand is up 9.7 percent on sales of 298,212 compared to 271,891 sold in the first eleven months of 2013.
Rumored engine lineup for the 2016 7 Series (G11), ranging from a 4 cylinder 730i to a 12 cylinder 760i.
The BMW Group is preparing to follow up its innovative and revolutionary BMW i models with plug-in hybrid versions of the core-brand models. In Miramas, France, it will present a BMW 3 Series plug-in hybrid prototype and a new generation of hybrid vehicle concepts incorporating technology already used in BMW i models. Long term, the BMW Group is planning to offer plug-in hybrid versions of all its core-brand models.
Herbert Diess, Member of the Board of Management BMW AG, Development, said:
“All BMW Group models benefit … CONTINUED
BMW just released the new dates for their M-School in California.
Two Day M School $3995.00
Thursday 3/5/2015 7:00 PM
Tuesday 3/17/2015 7:00 PM
Thursday 3/26/2015 7:00 PM
Sunday 4/5/2015 7:00 PM
Wednesday 4/22/2015 7:00 PM
Thursday 4/30/2015 7:00 PM
Sunday 5/17/2015 7:00 PM
Sunday 5/24/2015 7:00 PM
Sunday 5/31/2015 7:00 PM
One Day M School – $1550.00
Wednesday 3/4/2015 8:15 AM
Tuesday 3/10/2015 8:15 AM
Tuesday 3/31/2015 8:15 AM
Thursday 4/9/2015 8:15 AM
Tuesday 4/28/2015 8:15 AM
Friday 5/8/2015 8:15 AM
Thursday 5/14/2015 8:15 AM
Saturday 6/6/2015 8:15 AM
BMW recently announced M Performance Parts for the X4 [details] and is now displaying an X4 outfitted with these parts at the 2014 Essen Motor Show.
From the 2014 Essen show, the BMW M4 coupe decked out in M Performance Parts.
Just a few months after their market launch, the new BMW M3 and the new BMW M4 Coupé have received the “Auto Bild Sports Cars of the Year” award. The readers’ vote organised by the automobile magazine “Auto Bild Sportscars” saw the BMW M3 Sedan win the “Serial Production Sedan Models” class, attracting 30.21 per cent of the votes cast. Meanwhile the BMW M4 Coupé (16.67 per cent) came out on top in the category “Serial Production Coupé Models”.
“Auto Bild Sportscars” belongs to the … CONTINUED
A one-off documentary on the 50-year history of BMW Motorsport in touring car racing is available now: “ADRENALIN -THE BMW TOURING CAR STORY”, produced by brothers Tim and Nick Hahne (both DE). Together with their crew, the two filmmakers spent an entire year travelling throughout Europe, during which time they conducted about 30 interviews with BMW Motorsport drivers and management past and present. They also dug out previously unreleased archive material.
Because of this they were able to produce a 123-minute, in-depth, breath-taking and emotional … CONTINUED
Rick F. shares his Fall Colors and Haunted Houses trip photo documentary with us. Words by Rick:
BMWs are great for spirited riding or driving—and if you use that ability to visit scenic and historically interesting places, then you have an unbeatable combination. With that goal in mind, I set off in late October to find out whether Pennsylvania or West Virginia had the best Fall Colors. Along the way, I encountered no small number of historical haunted houses, just in time for Halloween.
My … CONTINUED
Manhart has a trio of BMWs at this year’s Essen Motor Show, including the MH4 550 (M4), MH2 400 WB (M235i Wide Body) and the i8.
Also at this year’s Essen Motor Show Tuning Exhibition, Manhart Performance will be presenting some highlights. In their booth in Hall 10 they will be exhibiting three highly modified vehicles, all of them being world premieres.
Among them the MH2 400 WB, an advancement of the recently revealed MH2 400 Clubsport, equipped with 420HP and a newly developed … CONTINUED
Photos from the 2014 Essen Motor Show of the Hamann M4 coupe.
The 2014 Essen Motor Show has opened its doors and we bring you some photos.
Here are the AC Schnitzer 2 Series and 4 Series Gran Coupe from the show.
More technical details:
2 Series: http://www.2addicts.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1028920
4 Series Gran Coupe: http://f30.bimmerpost.com/forums/sho….php?t=1044171
BMW Individual Pure Metal Silver is the most expensive paint from BMW. It looks amazing, has a chrome-like finish and extraordinary brilliance. In this clip you can see the intensive craftsmanship it takes to produce a “Pure Metal Silver car”.