The G30 5 Series prototype has been spotted out testing and being evaluated against the current F10 5 Series. While the exterior size look similar, the platform underneath will be totally new — based on the modular CLAR platform (Cluster Architecture) which will also underpin the next 3, 5, and 6 Series, as well as the next the X3, X4, X5, X6 and X7.
The G30 will accomplish weight reduction using pressed steel, aluminum, magnesium and a carbon fiber load bearing section of the chassis … CONTINUED
Autocar pits the M235i against the Cayman S and the new Audi TT-S. Verdict inside.
Creative 1M build – re-imagined to what this owner thought the baby M should be.
Since the BMW M3 GTS was never made available in the US, Alekshop decided to take matters into their own hands and assemble (DIY) their own M3 GTS.
Unfortunate serious accident between a 7 Series G11/G12 prototype and a police van. A BMW factory test driver, driving a new 7er G1x prototype was involved in a crash Saturday morning. The 7er driver (42-year-old) hit a Polizei van (30-year-old) t-boned it and the Polizei van flipped over. Inside the Polizei van were three policeman. All parties involved escaped with only minor injuries.
The accident occurred on the B27a (Theodor-Heuss-Straße) in downtown Stuttgart – as several Polizei cars (&vans) were responding to robbery call … CONTINUED
Details, install notes, and review of the BMW Head Up Display Screen (HUD) accessory retrofit.
Follow along Mode Carbon’s project F80 M3 as it goes through its many iterations.
For the second time in succession BMW i clinched victory at the World Car Awards in the category World Green Car. Following the success of the purely electrically driven BMW i3 the previous year, the BMW i8 was awarded this prestigious award at the New York International Auto Show. The sports car’s combination of groundbreaking plug-in hybrid drive technology and innovative lightweight construction together with its avant-garde design was honoured by the international jury at the World Car Awards. The BMW i8 was also … CONTINUED
BMW of North America is recalling 46 2014-’15 BMW X5 SUVs to replace the Head Protection System airbags, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
The recalled vehicles include the 2015 BMW X5 xDrive 35d built from August 19, 2014 to February 16, 2015 and the 2014-’15 BMW X5 xDrive 35i, X5 sDrive 35i and X5 xDrive 50i built from August 28, 2013 to February 16, 2015.
“In the affected vehicles, the Head Protection System airbag may not be securely connected to the airbag inflator … CONTINUED
A BMW mechanic took an M4 for a refill which resulted in this unforunate scene.
Sales of BMW brand vehicles increased 6.9 percent in March for a total of 34,310 compared to 32,107 vehicles sold in March, 2014.
“We are seeing a growing confidence and optimism among consumers across the country and for BMW the result is record sales in the first quarter of this year,” said Ludwig Willisch, President and CEO, BMW of North America. “The record first quarter is especially satisfying as BMW of North America is celebrating its 40th Anniversary at the New York Auto Show … CONTINUED
The BMW plant near Spartanburg in South Carolina, USA, began producing BMW automobiles for the world market in 1994. Today, it manufactures the BMW X3, BMW X5 Sports Activity Vehicle and the X6 Sports Activity Coupe and their variants.
In 2014 the production of the all new BMW X4 started and it will be responsible for the production of the BMW X7 in the future.
Here’s a behind the scenes look.
Here’s a general visual overview of the BMWs on display at this year’s 2015 NYIAS.
BMW Motorsports cars display at the 2015 New York auto show, including a 200ti race car, the 3.0 CSL, and the new BMW Z4 GTLM CSL Homage Livery.
The 2015 NYIAS is underway and while BMW has no scheduled press conference nor reveals for this year’s show, we bring the show to you, virtually.
Here are the BMW M cars on display – the BMW X6 M, X5 M, and F80 M3 with M Performance Parts.
RUGBY stars will be chomping at the bit to get their mouth around the latest innovation in protection from BMW who has developed the ultimate rugby mouthguard which will be rolled out in the lead up to the biggest event in rugby.
England rugby player, Chris Robshaw, has been key in trialing the brand new RU Series which brings BMW’s car safety technology to the rugby field – essential for someone who has made on average 18 impressive tackles a game during the RBS Six … CONTINUED
Promo clip for the BMW Performance Center West Driving School at The Thermal Club in California.
BMW Group today announced that iHeartRadio, iHeartMedia’s free all-in-one streaming music and live radio service, is now available to BMW and MINI drivers, providing easy access to their favorite Live and Custom iHeartRadio stations and podcasts directly from BMW ConnectedDrive and MINI Connected services. Demos of the iHeartRadio integration are available Wednesday, April 1 and Thursday, April 2 on the BMW Stand at the 2015 New York International Auto Show, inside the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in Manhattan.
All iHeartRadio users on iOS can … CONTINUED