Can Merc’s new V8 bruiser stick it to BMW’s hybrid and the screamingly rapid Porsche? That’s the question Top Gear asks in this head to head drive review.
BMW M2 prototypes have been spotted throughout California this past weekend, including a caravan of them in San Francisco.
Josef was chief instructor and head of the BMW Driving Experience. He started in the 1950`s with his first BMW vehicle. Later he planned and developed the driver trainings. So he had the chance to test-drive almost every BMW of the time. What a job!
Annabelle from France is a professional scent maker. She worked for three years at BMW to create the smell of the all-new BMW 7 Series. This is her #BMWstory.
Here’s a great resource library for the X5 (F15) assembled by a great contributing BIMMERPOST member.
Included are the following:
The BMW Group presents pioneering drive technologies during a driving event at the Miramas proving grounds in southern France.
The BMW Group’s largest testing facility offers the ideal environment for the intensive, real-world testing of drive systems and driving dynamics.
BMW eDrive technology from the BMW i cars continues to find its way into series production models from the BMW brand.
The prototype of a BMW 2 Series Active Tourer with plug-in hybrid drive system demonstrates the high flexibility of BMW eDrive technology; first plug-in hybrid vehicle … CONTINUED
Tanzanite Blue Individual M4 coupe all modded up.
Full list of modifications:
M-Performance CF Mirrors
M-Performance CF Spoiler
M-Performance CF Splitters
M-Performance Painted Side + Front Splitters
M-Performance CF Center Console Trim
M-Performance CF Shifter
M-Performance Alcantara E-brake with CF Handle
M-Performance Alcantara + CF interior Trim
M-Performance LED Steering Wheel
M-Performance Black Side Markers
M-Performance Black Grilles
M-Performance Stainless Steel Pedals
Carbon Fiber Seat Shells Front and Rear
IND Painted Reflectors
IND Painted M4 Badge
IND Painted keyhole cover
KW H.A.S Kit
BC Forged RS41 … CONTINUED
An unfortunate incident involving a BMW i8 just occurred in Mexico, where an i8 was flipped during a test drive by a journalist.
Sales of BMW brand vehicles increased 6.5 percent in June for a total of 32,176 compared to 30,201 vehicles sold in June, 2014.
PURE Stage 2 Turbos for the S55 M3/M4 has put down 708whp / 707wtq
-S55 PURE Stage 2 Turbos
-BMS JB4 w/ OBD2 cable
-BMS Meth Kit
-Evolution Racewerks downpipes
-BMC drop in filters
-Stock 6MT clutch
-Stock intake system
These closeup photos of the latest BMW M2 prototype reveals a sliver of the Long Beach Blue paint underneath, as well as a first look at the M double slat kidney grilles with M2 badging.
Many owners of M3 and M4 equipped with M Carbon Ceramic Brakes are reporting rock scratches on their wheels and calipers from a clearance issue. Have you experienced such issues? Chime in and let us know if you have.
We spy the next generation BMW M5 at the Nurburgring! The M5 prototype arrived at BMW’s M Test center, and was accompanied by just about everything else in BMW’s range of M cars.
What makes this prototype the next M5 and not another hybrid eDrive G30 prototype? To start, this prototype was spotted at BMW M’s Nurburgring test center. Also, this prototype does not have the hybrid eDrive plug door at the front fender. This M5 prototype has larger front air intakes, cross drilled rotors, … CONTINUED
The next generation Audi A4 (B9) has been revealed. Here’s a visual look at how it looks compared to the 2016 BMW 3 Series LCI facelift model.
European photo journal featuring a F80 M3 as it goes from Italy to Jaufenpass, Stelvio, Umbrailpass, and more.
Bill Auberlen and Dirk Werner drove the No. 25 BMW Z4 GTLM to a third place finish in today’s very wet Sahlen’s Six Hours of the Glen. The duo completed 157 laps of the 3.4-mile, 11-turn Watkins Glen International circuit with the race slowed by eight caution periods and red flagged during the worst downpour for 14 minutes. The race ended behind the BMW M4 safety car during the last yellow flag with the victory going to the No. 17 Porsche.
The duo’s third podium … CONTINUED
Watch BIMMERPOST member Jamie Jason race in the BMW M235i Racing Cup Of Belgium – Round 4 at Circuit Zolder, where he finished 5th.
Video showing us how BMW disguises their prototypes with camouflage and other coverings.