BMW 1 Series Sedan (F52) Emerges

09/04/2014 at 1:30 PM
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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

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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.

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Another great European Delivery journal, from BIMMERPOST moderator Stressdoc.

From 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

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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.

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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.

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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

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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

M4, HRE, H&R. Nuff Said. Just Look.

09/03/2014 at 8:15 AM
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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
20×9.5 ET20
20×11 ET37
-Pzero Tires

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Australian outlet Car Advice compares the BMW X4 vs the Posche Macan.

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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.

BMW M4 vs Jaguar F-Type Review

09/02/2014 at 11:15 AM
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BMW M4 reviewed against the highly touted Jaguar F-Type coupe.

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Filming for Mission Impossible 5 is underway in Morocco and a fleet of F80 M3 is on set. The new M3 has already been spotted in action scenes and it looks like it will appear in the action movie in Silverstone II color.

This continues BMW’s appearance in the Mission Impossible franchise as the i8 and 6 Series were both featured prominently in Mission Impossible 4.