Complete Modification List:
-Vorsteiner GTRS4 Complete Wide Body Aerodynamic Package
-HRE RS100 20×10.5 and 20×13.5 Wheels finished in Brushed Titanium Centers and Polished Dark Clear Lips
-265/30/20 and 345/25/20 Pirelli PZero Tires
-Bilstein Clubsport Coil Over Suspension
-Akrapovic Evolution Line Titanium Exhaust System with Carbon Tips
-ESS ECU Upgrade (FLASH)
-AWE Tuning Carbon Intake
-Vorsteiner Rear Deck-Lid Spoiler (in Satin Carbon Finish)
-BMW Performance Carbon Mirror Caps (in Satin Carbon Finish)
-BMW Performance Steering Wheel (with Satin Carbon Trim)
-BMW Performance Shifter (with Satin … CONTINUED
Gorgeous M4 in Moonstone Metallic Individual gets a beautiful photo shoot.
A special BMW 4-Series Gran Coupe has just been unveiled by BMW Individual Manufaktur. Featuring a plethora of unique touches to separate it from other 4-Series models, this Gran Coupe helps to demonstrate the almost limitless areas of customisation offered by BMW Individual. For starters, the luxurious German vehicle has been painted in Frozen Brilliant White metallic which helps to highlight its flowing design well while accentuating some of the more aggressive lines particularly those running along the doors. Elsewhere for the exterior, a … CONTINUED
John Edwards and Lucas Luhr drove the No. 24 BMW Z4 to a second place GTLM class finish in today’s two-hour-and-forty-minute Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, in Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada. The duo took the checkered flag 15.5 seconds behind the winning No. 911 Porsche, completing 122 laps of the 2.4-mile, 10-turn classic Canadian circuit during the contest.
Teammates Bill Auberlen and Dirk Werner finished fourth in the No. 25 Z4, losing a podium finish on the last lap of … CONTINUED
Race seven of the 2015 DTM season will go down in BMW Motorsport history. Led by winner Marco Wittmann (DE), BMW became the first manufacturer in the history of the DTM to finish in places one to seven. The reigning DTM champion and his Ice-Watch BMW M4 DTM was followed over the finish line by António Félix da Costa (PT) in the Red Bull BMW M4 DTM, who claimed the first podium of his DTM career. Maxime Martin (BE) was third in the SAMSUNG … CONTINUED
Great Germany-only BMW M4 European Delivery journal by BIMMERPOST member ///bproden.
Quick, but very telling video showing the BMW M2 against the M235i coupe.
Video showing the evolution of the BMW 7 Series, encompassing 1977-1986 BMW 7 Series (E23), 1986-1994 BMW 7 Series (E32), 1994-2001 BMW 7 Series (E38), 2001-2008 BMW 7 Series (E65), 2008-2015 BMW 7 Series (F01), 2016 BMW 7 Series (G12).
2015 represents the 50th anniversary of Alpina, founded in 1965.
As most of you know, Alpina works closely with BMW and their processes are integrated into BMW’s production lines. For example, the Alpina B7 is produced at the same plant (Dingolfing) as the 7 Series.
Some history via Wikipedia:
The beginnings of Alpina found its roots in 1962 as the Weber dual carburetor was developed for the new BMW 1500. The company would not be officially founded until a few years later as the Weber dual carburetor … CONTINUED
BMW Group sales continue to grow with 208,813 BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce brand vehicles delivered to customers in June, an increase of 8.0% compared with the same month last year and a new record for the month. The company achieved its best-ever first half–year sales, up 7.8% to total 1,099,748.
“We are pleased with the growth achieved in the first half of 2015,” said Ian Robertson, Member of the Board of Management of BMW AG, Sales and Marketing BMW. “Despite headwinds in some markets, we … CONTINUED
Since its inception in the 1970s, BMW’s M badge has come to symbolize big time, motorsport worthy performance. But can an SUV truly be worthy of such an honor? Justin takes the 2016 BMW X6 M to the track to find out.
The first G11/G12 Alpina B7 prototype has been spotted at BMW’s M test center at the Nurburgring.
The G11/G12 BMW 7 Series has just been launched and the tuner Alpina is already testing its hot version. It receives Alpina aero parts at the front and rear – with a front bumper with lower lip and trunk spoiler. The new Alpina B7 may feature more than 600 horsepower (vs 540 hp of current B7).
The BMW M CEO recently reaffirmed that there will be no M7 coming, … CONTINUED
Autovisie interview with BMW M chief Frank van Meel.
- Definitely no M3 Touring and no M7 !
- M2 will be presented before its presumed debut at Frankfurt IAA auto show!
- BMW M analyzing prospects of more M Performance Automobile models, including hints about X3 M and X4 M.
First uncovered interior photo of the BMW M2 prototype, which confirms some features that we’ve shared earlier — DCT, blue contrast stitching, and M steering wheel.
6 Days, 6 Countries from Munich to Monaco. That sums up the BMW Canada M European Delivery Tour 2015 program.
All the M3 and M4 delivered Individual Launch Editions and as such, fully equipped with every M3/4 option available including Individual Paint, Individual Full Leather Merino Interiors, CCB’s and a complete suite of Carbon Fiber M-Performance and M-Performance exhaust.
Check out the 100′s of photos inside!
Check out the first beautiful Imola Red F80 M3.
More closeup shots of the BMW M2 from the BMW M Nurburgring test center.
According to BMW M CEO Franciscus van Meel, the future of the manual transmission in M cars is bleak and M cars may top out at 600HP, for now.