The management at the fabled Nurburgring has banned attempts to set lap records around the famous track.
This decision came after the fatal accident that happened during the VLN race earlier this year in which a GT-R came off the track, over the barriers and killed a spectator. Shortly after the incident a speed limit was introduced on that short stretch of track on the Flugplatz section, but now more and more speed restrictions are appearing for health and safety reasons. According to Nurburgring management, … CONTINUED
Chris Harris asks – do you need anything more than a 320d?
Epic journey accompanied by this epic journal detailing a Igor@ONEighty’s cross-country trip which spanned 25 days and 6500 miles!
Some more looks at the BMW X1, shown with BMW accessories. Most products are universal and therefore can be used across the BMW model range.
Watch the production process behind the new G11/G12 7 Series, which integrates CFRP into its chassis.
Some BMW i5 rumors, speculation and a rendering by Automobile.
The all-new BMW 7 Series is a car with an astonishing variety of options. For those with even higher demands, BMW Individual offers the BMW Individual 7 Series. Choose from an extended range of colours and materials.
BMW Motorsport has entered the final phase of its very special project: this Wednesday (24th June), BMW works drivers Alessandro Zanardi (IT), Timo Glock (DE) and Bruno Spengler (CA) will join the official test day for the 24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps (BE) in their modified BMW Z4 GT3.
This year’s staging of the traditional 24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps marks a milestone in motorsport. For the first time, Zanardi, who had both legs amputated, shares the cockpit with other drivers who are able-bodied. The project in … CONTINUED
A BIMMERPOST members shares his first hand account from watching the BMW M2 prototype undergo testing at Laguna Seca.
BMW board member Klaus Fröhlich, who was previously in charge of development of all cars up to the 5 Series in size, shares some engineering insights into the future of BMW models, from the 1 Series to the 7 Series.
Presenting v2 of the BIMMERPOST M3! The M3 has come a long way in a short time and it’s been fun! My goal since taking delivery has been to assemble a build which is attractive, eye-catching, yet tasteful. While aesthetics were important, so has been the performance impact of the modifications. To that end, the latest round of modifications improve upon both the visual and performance elements of the car.
For wheels, there was no better choice than the newest and lightest 19-inch BBS FI-R … CONTINUED
A BIMMERPOST member reports that the laser lights for the BMW i8 will begin appearing in the US in November.
What happens if a car enthusiast wants to honour his long lasting passion for BMW M? He celebrates this impressive anniversary with a one-of-a-kind BMW M4 equipped by the BMW Individual Manufaktur with highly exclusive handcrafted details.
Individualised down to the finest detail: On top of the BMW Individual special paint finish Macao Blue metallic, even the BMW M front splitter was adjusted and finished in sporty black. The carbon roof sports a special design: the three stripes derived from the BMW M blip.
Likewise in … CONTINUED
Photos and videos featuring a little mini night meet between M235i owners in Hong Kong.
Exhausts featured (all M235i unless otherwise stated):
M Performance (both should be with stock downpipe/cat, oops)
Eisenmann Race cat-back + Gruppe M intake
iPE Valved exhaust
Manhart Race exhaust (on 220i)
Short ‘homemade’ cinematic short video featuring F30 335i.
CNET reviews the latest tech in BMW’s latest SUV – the X5 M (F85).
One year anniversary celebration video for the group of BIMMERPOST M3 and M4 owners who took group European Delivery of their cars last Summer.
BMW X2 begins to take form. Some preview notes by BMW insider Scott26:
Here is a very good rendering of the BMW X2 Sport Activity Coupe.
As you can see it is based on the latest X1 so at least there is a visual consistency as per the X1 and the other BMW X Sport Activity Coupe’s the X4 and X6 per some minor design adjustments to make it all flow this is very much what to expect.
In other words X2 will be following its … CONTINUED