We now have the offset and sizing information for the F80 M3 and F82 M4 – for both summer and winter wheels/tires.
- 9×18 (ET29) +10×18 (ET40), Style 513M
- 9×19 (ET29) +10×19 (ET40), Style 437M
- 8,5×18 (ET27) +9×18 (ET29), Style 640M
- 9×19 (ET27) +9×19 (ET29), Style 641M
I recently experienced something with my car and wanted to give everyone an update and help people in the future that own or want to own an E9x M3. This post is to simply lay down the facts and experience I’ve had with my M3, BMW North America, and my dealership.
I own a 2008 BMW M3 6 MT. I purchased this vehicle used from the 2nd owner in 2011 with 32,xxx miles, had it inspected and all cleared OK. I never tracked the car and as I understood from asking the previous owner, it was also never tracked prior. I get cost value on OEM BMW parts including oils and filters, so replacing the oil with Castrol BMW suggested 10×60 every 4-5k miles … CONTINUED
Total of 132,892 vehicles sold in first month, increase of 7.8%
Aiming for further growth in 2014
Munich. The BMW Group’s record-breaking sales growth of last year continued in January 2014 with deliveries increasing by 7.8%. In the first month of the year, a total of 132,892 BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce brand vehicles were delivered to customers (prev. yr. 123,302).
“This is a positive start, building on last year’s success,” said Ian Robertson, Member of the Board of Management of BMW AG, Sales and Marketing BMW. “Looking ahead, although the economic climate remains challenging in many markets, there are signs of improvement and we are aiming for continued growth in 2014. We are launching some very exciting new models over the next few months and our target … CONTINUED
First photos of Austin Yellow F80 M3 sedan in the wild.
At the 2014 Chicago Auto Show,BMW of North America today announced that just four months after the new third-generation BMW X5 arrived in US showrooms, it will offer a full complement of BMW M Performance Parts. BMW M Performance Parts are accessories now available for a wide variety of current models that enable the enthusiast to tailor their BMW to their individual tastes with a sporty, track-inspired character.
As with M Performance Parts already available, carbon fiber plays a prominent role with the exterior enhancements for the new X5, including mirror caps, front splitter, rear diffuser and rear aero flaps. A rear spoiler, high-gloss black kidney grilles and M Performance rocker panel decals are also available. Double-spoke 21-inch wheels with performance tires complete the aggressive … CONTINUED
BMW previews some 4 Series Gran Coupe BMW Individual options.
- Moonstone Metallic paint
- 19″ V-spoke 626 wheels
- Fine-wood trim Ash Grain White
- Fine-grain Nutmeg merino leather with contrast piping and filigree stitching
Individual colors are named: Citrine, Pyrite Brown, Tanzanite, Brilliant White, and Frozen Cashmere Silver. Interior colors are Merino, Golden Brown, Opal White, Cashmere Beige and plain black.
A story of an F10 5 Series owner and his seven 5 Series journey to the F10.
Matt Farah reviews the 2014 BMW M5 (Non-Competition Package) at Chuckwalla Valley Raceway in California.
BMW of North America will debut an all-new television commercial today featuring the BMW 3 Series and actress Brooklyn Decker. The ad is part of BMW’s regional advertising buy during NBC’s broadcast of Sochi 2014. In addition to purchasing national advertising within NBC’s broadcast of Sochi 2014, BMW has purchased regional NBC advertising in the top 17 markets, up from 11 markets during London 2012 Summer Olympic Games.
“Opportunity Knocks,” starring actress Brooklyn Decker, features the BMW 3 Series, the quintessential Ultimate Driving Machine that invented the Sports Sedan segment. The BMW 3 Series has been named on Car and Driver’s acclaimed 10Best List for 23 years in a row. This spot tells the story of a man who has previously let opportunity pass him … CONTINUED
Even more impressions and photos of the black F80 M3 and Austin Yellow F82 M4 at the 2014 Philadelphia Auto Show.