BMW officially took the wraps off its first US market diesels since the mid-1980s today at the Detroit Auto Show. The 335d and exceedingly awkwardly named X5 xDrive35d are getting BMWs dual turbocharged 3.0L inline six diesel starting this fall. The 265-hp, 425-lb.ft. torque monster will make these vehicles among the most fuel-efficient and best performing vehicles in their class. They will also be among the cleanest being 50 state legal with particulate filters and a urea injection system that BMW is calling BluePerformance. So far no word on pricing, … CONTINUED
DCT has long been projected as arriving with the E90/E92 M3. Well today we had a gift in the form of images of the E93 M3 Convertible which is also equipped with M-DCT. Two for one today!
Summary: $33,875 for 128i and $39,875 for 135i
PRICING ANNOUNCED FOR THE ALL-NEW BMW 1 SERIES CONVERTIBLE AT ITS WORLD DEBUT DURING THE 2008 NORTH AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW IN DETROIT
Woodcliff Lake, NJ – January 13, 2008… Those whose definition of pure driving pleasure includes wind in the face and sunshine above now have even more to smile about, as pricing was announced today for the new BMW 1 Series Convertible during its world debut at the 2008 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The vehicle, which goes on sale … CONTINUED
This is one of the most stunning new tuner M3s I have seen yet. This car is worked up by previosuly unknown tuner (to me) Ericsson which is aparently Japanese tuner Amuse’s namebrand for its work on German cars. Not a bad first outing, although most of the beauty is because of the BBS wheels.
The upcoming PAS “Progressive Activity Sedan” from BMW has its interior photographed. While there is nothing unexpected here, it is a phenominal interior design worth a look!
Thanks to apw2607 for supplying the new M3 Owners Manual
Ac Schnitzer wheels look great on the E93! take a look…
Spied in its usual black armor is the new 5-series. Here you can atleast tell the general dimensions, shape and roofline of the car. According to CARmagazine insiders this car will NOT be as radical as the current 5-series was and will be a more flowing car. Im guessing the bodyline will be more inline with the BMWCS concept and be very pleasing to the eye. The overall proportions of the car do reveal very short overhangs for a very sporty look that is missing from the current competition from … CONTINUED
M3Post member savage.ulm1 talks about his new M3!
Top Gear does it again with the video review we all wanted to see…
Resolution …. A time to reflect , a time to admire , a time to look forward… A time to Engage…
Endurance… “Form and function with equal emphasis…”
Stamina… “Principle of Innovation , not immitation…”
Engagement … ” Precision without restriction…”
Kinetic Symphony … “The Art of Precison in Seven movements”
The new BMW M3 Convertible
“The Expression of Velocity”…
Official wallpapers of the newly released BMW X6