Here’s an interesting one. In response to Toyota’s unintended acceleration debacle, BMW engineers decided to calculate the equivalent horsepower of a 3-series’ brakes: roughly 2,500 HP. Why did they undertake this purely academic calculation? See inside.
New BMW Performance Parts have hit the web as seen in these photos. Seen here are carbon fiber mirrors, rear deck spoiler, rear diffuser, and front bumper lip for the E92 coupe M-sport bumper and 335is coupe, and two new alcantara wrapped steering wheels – one with track time display and shift lights. Very slick!
Woodcliff Lake, NJ – April 1, 2010 – BMW of North America, LLC today announced that the launch of the 2011 BMW 5 Series Sedan marks the first time BMW’s entire product line is equipped with standard digital HD Radio Technology entertainment systems. Most of the 2011 BMW model lineup featuring the upgraded technology started production this month and will be available at dealerships by June 2010.
HD Radio Technology enables exclusive HD2/HD3 channels – added sub-channels spun off the main radio frequency – which broadcast unique, new content for avid radio listeners in local markets. These channels are found directly adjacent to the main (HD1) station on the dial. Today, there are over 2,000 radio stations in the U.S. broadcasting with HD Radio Technology, more than … CONTINUED
M3post member Parke33 is the first lucky recipient on the forum of an M3 ZCP competition package, a space gray E90 M3 sedan! Congrats to him and to all our soon-to-be M3 ZCP owners.
The 335is is the newest E92 3-series in the BMW lineup, the car everyone loves to love. We’ve added a bunch more high reslution wallpapers for your desktop enjoyment. Follow the jump to see and download the wallpapers and also see videos, read up on the specs and reviews.
Pacific BMW recently held its “Accessory Fest” where BMWs of all varieties were in attendance. Check out the photos from the event. If you’re a fan of the M3 (especially the E30 variety), you’ll love the lineup of cars. But all BMW lovers should appreciate the visuals regardless.
Dallas-Ft.Worth M3POST members gathered this weekend to attend the DFW Cars and Coffee event in what seems to have been an extremely well attended event with the impressive array of exotics, muscle cars, and other automotive enthusiasts’ favorites that one comes to expect from the C&C events. Photos and videos inside.
Resident photoshopper Gerald Alvarez has now put his imagination and photoshop skills to work on the next 6-series convertible (F13), based on our recent spy photos of the F12 6-series coupe and F13 6-series convertible.
Watch this video and you’ll easily see why the E30 M3 is universally revered by BMW enthisiasts worldwide. The action and sound coming from these cars is truly inspirational.
Jon Sibal has basically uncovered the upcoming 2011 X3 by the magic of photoshop. Using the spy photos posted this week, he has virtually peeled back all of the X3′s remaining camouflage to reveal what we believe is a very accurate impression of what the production X3 will look like.