Steve Dinan is leaving the company he founded 36 years ago to accept a management position in the worldwide sports car operations of Chip Ganassi Racing. Dinan and all of its programs for BMW will continue under the leadership of new President and CEO Brian Applegate.
Steve will continue in a consulting role; that enables him to stay connected to the company.
Dinan says, “Those of you who know me well know that my heart has always been in racing. From my days as a competitive … CONTINUED
A truly bespoke Individual BMW F80 M3, insider and out, featuring a Fashion Grey exterior with a Fjord Blue / Silverstone two-toned interior.
Duel Pursuits: a photoshoot and showcase by PSI of their shop/project F80 M3 vs F82 M4.
Part 2 of the interview regarding the development of the new M3/M4, with two central members of the development team, product manager Christoph Smieskol and project manager Michael Wimbeck.
Introducing the updated and more powerful 2016 Alpina B6 xDrive Gran Coupe. Featuring:
Revised front fascia
Revised front spoiler
Revised kidney grilles
4.4L V8 now delivers 600 HP @ 6000 RPM / 590 LB-FT @ 3500 RPM (+60 HP over 2015 model)
0-60 MPH in 3.6 seconds (preliminary)
Blue brake calipers with ALPINA lettering. … CONTINUED
Beautiful combination on this F83 M4 – Azurite Black and Gold Brown Extended Leather Interior.
Official launch film for the 2 Series Gran Tourer
Bet you didn’t know that the S65 V8 from the E90/E92 M3 was the basis for so many racing engines.
Introducing the first ever BMW 2 Series Gran Tourer, currently on sale only in Europe.
Read on inside for the first photos and our first impressions.
Commercial of the F15 X5. With optional Premium Package features like leather upholstery, the BMW X5 has the power to make any trip, with any person, a little more comfortable. Or at least less uncomfortable.
Check out this full AC Schnitzer X5 F15 build by Tag Motorsports.
Following on from a record-breaking 2014, where the BMW Group delivered more than two million vehicles, 2015 has got off to a good start with sales up 7.0% compared with the same month last year. A total of 142,154 BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce vehicles were delivered to customers in January, a new high for the month (prev. yr. 132,906).
“This is a positive start, building on the success of last year,” said Ian Robertson, Member of the Board of Management of BMW AG responsible for … CONTINUED
Great compilation chart of BMW N57 diesel engine tuning piggyback chips and their specs / data.
The Fast Lane Car reviews the 2015 Audi S3 against the 228i coupe and takes both onto the track and drag strip.
The 2015 S3 features 292 HP / 280 lb-ft torque and pricing starts at $41,100.
The 2015 228i has 240 HP / 255 lb-ft torque and pricing starts from $32,100
An interview about the development of the new BMW M3 and M4 with two central members of the development team, product manager Christoph Smieskol and project manager Michael Wimbeck. Over the course of our interview, they gave us first-hand information about the latest high-performance M cars and how they have made their way onto our roads.
Here is the companion video to our F80 M3 / F82 M4 review, taken at the press launch last year at the Road America track. See inside for the video review, as well as the full article review.
Here’s a photo gallery from last month’s 2015 Tokyo Auto Salon.
BMW held a i8 Pure Impulse launch event at the Leipzig plant and JWDnl was in attendance. Here’s his report on the trip and event.