The BMW 8 Series Revisited

07/03/2013 at 10:30 AM
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BMW revisits the iconic 8 Series E31. Does it portend a return of the 8 Series in modern form? We’ll see…

The BMW 8 Series was an entirely new class with V8 or V12 engines, built from 1989 to 1999. It was the most expensive BMW model of that time.

The BMW 8 Series included several inventions such as twelve cylinder engine or steering linked rear suspension. It had a very aerodynamic shape and was the first car with a drag coefficient of less than … CONTINUED

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Enjoy photos of this F32 435i coupe (US specs!) we caught out in the wild.

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The BMW i8 Roadster won the North American Concept Car of the year Award in 2012 and it has been crowned again this year, now as the Best Production Preview Vehicle. The Production Preview category recognizes those vehicles based on a model that has already been announced or planned for production.

The awards are given to the best Production Preview Vehicle, Concept Car, Concept Truck/SUV, Specialty Concept, and Most Significant Concept Vehicle of each auto show season. To be eligible for the awards, a concept vehicle … CONTINUED

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The BMW Group in the U.S. (BMW and MINI combined) reported June sales of 33,645 vehicles, an increase of 21.4 percent from the 27,720 vehicles sold in the same month a year ago. Year-to-date, the BMW Group (BMW and MINI combined) is up 9.0 percent on sales of 172,787 in the first six months of 2013 compared to 158,563 in the same period in 2012.

‚ÄúThere is nothing like an abundance of new and popular models to drive sales, resulting in new U.S. sales records for … CONTINUED

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Videos featuring drag races which pit a Stage 2 Hartge F10 M5 (650 HP) against Aston Martin Vanquish as well as a PP-Performance tuned F13 M6 Coupe (680 HP).

BMW 135is Review by CNET

07/02/2013 at 10:00 AM
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The 2013 BMW 135is has a lineage that goes back over 40 years to the original BMW 320i of the 1970s. CNET’s Brian Cooley shows you how the Bavarian automaker keeps the spirit of the original alive with some new ideas added in.

BMW M135i Owners Meet in Hong Kong

07/02/2013 at 7:00 AM
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The Hong Kong BMW M135i Owners Group had a gathering over the weekend which saw a great turnout — 10 x M135i, 4 x 328i (F30), 1 x GTR, 1 x E36, 1 x Evo and 2 x M135i that met up later.

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Here’s everything you could ever want to know or question on the F30 3 Series. These are the full technical training guides / documents covering all aspects of the car, from general to powertrain, to chassis, electronics, and communications.

It’s a goldmine for any F30 enthusiast or owner, so be sure to grab the PDF documents we’ve posted.

BMW i3 to be Unveiled July 29

07/01/2013 at 5:10 PM
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BMW teases the unveil of the i3 electric car, coming on July 29.

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The one feature of the BMW 4 Series Concept which unfortunately did not make the production 4 Series Coupe are the hexagonal LED headlights.

Of course, our ever resourceful BIMMERPOST members sought their own solution. Check out these custom hexagonal headlights fitted on a F30 3 Series!

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Road & Track has a long term M6 Gran Coupe with manual transmission and they’ve put it to some real world testing, achieving some very impressive figures:

0-60 in 3.9 seconds.
0-100 in 8.6 seconds.
Quarter-mile in 12.1 seconds @ 120 mph.

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Meet The Rusted Jackets, the Malaysian fraternity built around the F30 3 Series sedan.