Drive Magazine takes a Mineral White F80 M3 up to the Grossglockner, the highest road in Austria and one of the most demanding for both the car and the driver.
Check out this E89 Z4 build by PSI. Words by Sean@PSI:
Every so often, as we trek through life, we really score big. Perhaps not in the traditional sense of a bank heist or lottery win, but in an area that truly matters to us. Looking back, we wonder how we came to be so fortunate. While sometimes owning a car can be mundane or even frustrating, occasionally there is such a highlight that everything else pales in comparison.
By way of illustration, have a … CONTINUED
BMW M4 Car and Driver Lightning Lap times are in. The M4 coupe laps Virginia International Raceway about 5 seconds quicker than an E92 M and approximately 7 seconds slower than a Corvette C7 Stingray.
See the results list inside.
Hamann has released a few pictures of its classic wheels fit onto the new X4.
While we are all probably just focused on the aesthetics of this car, as the wheels really make the X4 perfect, don’t forget that Hamann also offers a range of ECU tuning options as follows:
xDrive20i: 208 HP and 315 Nm of torque
xDrive20d: 231 HP and 464 Nm of torque
xDrive28i: 272 HP and 392 Nm of torque
xDrive30d: 295 HP and 605 Nm of torque
xDrive35i: 348 HP and 449 Nm of … CONTINUED
A BMW Individual Java Green M4 has just been delivered at the BMW Welt.
New feature video from BMW M — From Nürburgring to Paris with the new BMW M4 Coupé.
CAR’s technical editor Nicol Louw joins both an E46 and E92 BMW M3 owner to drive and discuss these past heroes as well as the new F82 BMW M4.
The high-tech futuristic hybrid BMW i8 goes up against the more traditional Porsche 911 Carrera S. Which will win? Results in video.
We’ve finally spotted BMW’s answer to the Mercedes CLA and Audi A3 sedan. The F52 1 Series Sedan is built upon the FWD platform which will also underpin the the next generation 1 Series hatchback and 2 Series Coupe/Convertible to follow after this sedan. It will also be offered with AWD xDrive.
BMW has previously gone on the record as saying that it “sees little need for a sedan smaller than the 3-Series,” but it seems that the company has either reversed course, or were … CONTINUED
Here’s word that a new blue color called “Long Beach Blue” will launch on the upcoming BMW M2, X5 M and X6 M. This color was first introduced on the BMW X4 Concept and has already been spotted as a color for the X5 M in BMW’s computer systems.
Another great European Delivery journal, from BIMMERPOST moderator Stressdoc.
My third ED. Total cost of trip including airfare, hotels, 100 octane fuel, tolls, meals, etc. = about 3k (less than ED savings). Super happy that the dealer here (Machens) was able to get me an allocation with a delivery date during summer break.
Flew into Munich on a Tuesday morning; Eugene/Sixt waiting to pick us up even though flight was early and bags Priority. Nice easy ride in new 7 series diesel right to Hotel … CONTINUED
Dyno results, pics and video from the South African BMW Fanatics dyno day event. Check out the sights and results of tuned and untuned BMWs duking it out on the dyno. Includes F80 M3 as well.
Instead of installing 1 or 2 pieces of M Performance Parts onto their Austin Yellow M4, EAS went all in and installed everything ine one shot.
Check out the build / install pics and resulting product.
We have added photos of the advanced prototype spotted testing on the Nurburgring.
F87 M2 prototypes have now been spotted with more advanced bodies. Gone is the M235i front fascia from the previous spotted prototypes. The front bumper is now fully camouflaged, indicating that what lies underneath is the production-intent bumper styling.
The previously boxy flared front fenders have been ditched in favor of traditional flared and molded fenders as we no longer see a large body gap from the earlier prototypes. As the fenders have … CONTINUED
BMW brand sales up 11.0 percent – Best August Ever
MINI brand sales down 16.9 percent
BMW Motorcycle sales down 6.0 percent
Woodcliff Lake, NJ – September 3, 2014… The BMW Group in the U.S. (BMW and MINI combined) reported August sales of 32,220 vehicles, an increase of 5.5 percent from the 30,546 vehicles sold in the same month a year ago. Year-to-date, the BMW Group (BMW and MINI combined) is up 5.4 percent on sales of 245,974 in the first eight months of 2014 compared to … CONTINUED
Check out GOLFFRR’s sinister looking BMW M4 with 20-inch HRE P101 wheels, lowered on H&R springs.
Amazing how a drop and a set of great looking wheels can transform the look of a car.
Mods so far:
-iND color match reflectors
-BMW performance carbon diffuser
-BMW performance carbon spoiler
-BMW gloss black grills
-BMW gloss black gills
-H&R F32 sport springs
-HRE P101 Satin Black
Australian outlet Car Advice compares the BMW X4 vs the Posche Macan.
600hp and a peak torque of 700 Nm. BMW took the BMW M5 “30 Jahre M5″ (30 Year Anniversary M5) out for a ride.
This car is not only the most powerful BMW M5 ever to emerge from series production under the auspices of BMW M GmbH, but also the most powerful car in the history of the brand.