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We wanted to allow you getting an idea of the experience the new M-DCT with Drivelogic provides as early as possible, hence the mods of the MPW in advance had the opportunity of a co-drive on the test track.
Let me add a comment to the mentioned "torque oversteer".
Simplified this means: When performing an upshift, the engines still revving too high for the next ratio.
In case of a quite fast … CONTINUED
Here are the first photos of the heavily covered interior of the F10 5-series. Getting a glimpse of an upcoming models interior always provides good insight into the future design language of other upcoming BMW models.
Notice the new side-by-side placement of the gear selector and i-drive knob in the middle console. It appears to resemble the new X5s console. We also get a peak at the new steering wheel.
Ok, this is part of the new viral marketing campaign that BMW wants to do for the new 1-series.
They have actually built a giant ramp and will supposedly "launch" a new 1-series off it. Considering the 1-series is now officially out and can be seen at the dealership and ordered, I dont know when this "launch" will happen, but check out the website here: http://www.rampenfest.com/. And here is the blog for the ramp "filmmaker": http://jeffschultz.wordpress.com/… CONTINUED
EUROPEAN BMW 118d ADVANCED DIESEL NAMED 2008 WORLD GREEN CAR AT THE 2008 NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW
Jury of Nearly 50 Distinguished Automotive Journalists Recognize Emissions, Fuel Consumption and Power Plant Technology of BMWs 118d as Best in the World
Woodcliff Lake, NJ – March 20, 2008… The selection committee for the 2008 World Car Awards announced today that the European BMW 118d Advanced Diesel was named the 2008 World Green Car. Tom Purves, President and CEO of BMWNA, accepted the honor on behalf of … CONTINUED
An upcoming crossover variant based off of the 3-series has been caught testing again. Its current form is that of a E91 touring body on a raised suspension platform (probably just for testing drivetrain/suspension/etc..), which will no doubt be replaced eventually by the crossovers actual body shell.
@7:00am sharp, e90post HK very first group of 9 E9Xs entering the official opening of Hong Kongs highway Route #8 costed 50 billions HK$ to built.
( cruise straightly compliance with 2 seconds safety rule )
Even won "turnheads" from traffic policemen!
(more info about Route #8
This was originally being updated in another thread but I wanted to get some additional opinions so I am posting this here. Sorry if its the wrong section.
I’ve been looking to get an E90 M3 sedan, and was cruising ebay when I came upon this auction. Its for a Jerez Black sedan with FR interior, loaded with everything except extended leather.
The car advertises its title in CAPS “LOWEST PRICE ON EBAY”. The auction started at 60,000 and had a BUY IT NOW for … CONTINUED
Here are the first photos of a facelifted M-tech/M-sport E90 Sedan in Space Gray.
Looks like the rear tailights are LED.
The mystery car has been spotted under cover and will be revealed today at the NYIAS. Stay tuned to BimmerPost for photos and details of the unveiling!
AND THE MYSTERY CAR IS……. the CS Concept (again)
The NorCal group is at is again with another MOM — Mother of all Meets! The pictures do the talking in this case, and as usual makes me wish I was there..
M3Post member m-bitious presents his modified E92 M3 and what a car it is.. definitly worth a second look!
The next 3-series is slated to arrive in 2012 and will likely be under the chassis name F30. Many changes are expected, but some unexpected. German magazine Autobild gives us some of their insights
The BMW 3-series sedan (E90) is set for a facelift later this year and here are some pictures of the nearly unmasked car. It looks to involve a bumper change, a hood change and possibly minor changes to the headlamps
It seems as though BMW has approved high performance ‘tii’ versions of the 1 and 3 series cars. Good times my friends!
Here is the fully uncovered facelift for the BMW 3-series sedan (E90). Looks like a job well done by BMW!
Wow, stop the presses. Looks like someone at BMW screwed up and let the all new BMW 7-Series get photographed without any body cladding.
Car magazine pits the E92 M3 against some strong competition. How strong? Try an Audi R8, Porsche 911 Turbo and Nissan GT-R. Wow..
M3Post member swamp2 gives us an interesting insight into the M3