The 2014 BrandZ Top 100 Global Brands Ranking has been released by Millward Brown, a global research agency specializing in advertising, marketing communications, and media.
The list places BMW as the world’s second most valuable automotive brand, behind only monolith Toyota. BMW places 32nd overall with a $25 billion brand value.
Mercedes placed 42nd, Honda 70th, Ford 84th and Nissan 90th.
A review of the BMW On Demand experience.
Check out how the 4 Series Convertible looks decked out in BMW M Performance Parts.
Here is a translated version of some of the highlights of Sport Auto review of the F80 M3 and F82 M4.
No rpm, no sound and irritating turbo lag? By corner 9 and 11 all the concerns of the traditionalist have disappeared. Lightfooted the M3 storms through the Samsung corner and up the hill.
5600, 6600, 7600rpm, the new engine doesn’t reach the high 8300rpm limit of the old V8. But for a turbo it revs astonishingly high. … CONTINUED
BMW today launched the BMW Un4gettable Test Drive Experience, which allows drivers to test drive the all new BMW 4 Series at 324 BMW centers nationwide. The Un4gettable Test Drive Experience runs from May to October 2014. Drivers will have the opportunity to test drive the following 4 Series vehicles: BMW 428i Convertible, BMW 428i Coupe, BMW 435i Convertible and BMW 435i Coupe.
“Getting people behind the wheel of our vehicles is the most powerful marketing tool we have. We are excited to give people … CONTINUED
We have posted the first ever video of the 2016 BMW M2 (E87) prototype in testing – caught today on the Nurburgring.
First good look at a Mineral Grey F80 M3, with 18″ wheels.
The first BMW M2 (E87) prototype has been spotted beginning testing on the Nurburgring track! A video will be posted soon.
Instructions on how to disable BMW Active Sound Design (ASD) without disabling the entire audio system.
Check out this 1M clone powered by an even better engine – the S65 V8 from the E90/E92 M3.
Engine and Transmission:
BMW S65 – 2009 w/ 27k miles 6MT
- BPM Sport Custom Tune
-iND Custom Engine Plenum
- Dinan Intake
- Turner MS Pulley
- WPC Treated Rod Bearings
- VAC Baffled Oilpan
- BlackForest Motor Mounts
- Rogue SSK
- Custom X pipe
- Meistershaft 1M Axelback
- Braille 21lb Battery
Suspension and Brakes
Stoptech Trophy Brake Kit
PSI / Ohlins Raceline Coilover… CONTINUED
Big gallery of photos from the BMW M Sales Awards Event at the Istanbul Park Track in Turkey. Featuring all F80 M3 / F82 M4 colors, including Frozen Black, Frozen Red, Frozen Silver and Frozen White. Also some looks at BMW Individual interiors.
First real life look at the 30th Anniversary Edition F10 M5 in Frozen Dark Silver Metallic, from the M sales awards / M Power Experience event in Istanbul, Turkey.