Several Shanghai M3post members gathered for their 1st meet this weekend, not an easy feat given the car’s rarity due to the USD 160,000 price tag.
Here’s our first reported X6 M delivery! Xbimmers member rleestma shares impressions, videos, and photos of his 555hp monster. This was quite an upgrade from his X5.
Here are some snippets from rleestma’s impressions (full details INSIDE)
Power – It was posted that the power was not that different than an X5, I couldn’t disagree more…
Suspension – My X5 seemed to give the rider more of the impression that they were “in between the wheels”, whereas the X6 … CONTINUED
Well the car that everyone loves to hate has hit the press circuit and the reviews are starting to roll in. I think I am more maliable then others, and I actually love the styling of the car and from photos the interior oozes high end luxury and quality. So I was sold instantly. The only thing I didnt like was the rear end, but not because I thought it was poorly styled, I just dont like the cross-over shape. But given … CONTINUED
Its an amazing sight to see when a brand new forum member posts up one hell of a car. Todays new member is fredrikz4 who hails from sweden with an ESS supercharged Z4 3.0 that is putting out about 430hp. Frederik didn’t stop with the supercharger and worked on the downflow stream with a new exhaust and pipes as well as a new clutch and rear diff. Bodywork and wheels were seriously beefed up to match what is under the hood and the … CONTINUED
The guys at spyshots.nl have done it again and bring us some nice video footage of the 1er in action. Seeing the car driving around the streets of Germany gives some good insight into the general proportions of this car, and it certainly looks wider and more low slung and compared to the current car. This is still the 5 door version of the car and we have yet to see what a coupe version would look like.
Heres what we know so far. The 5/3-door variants … CONTINUED
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, 2009.
A new contenporary art exhibit entitled "THE WORLD IS YOURS", running from Sept 5 – January 10 will have in its rank the BMW H2R. However, this is not the standard H2R we have seen speeding around in its sveltte hydrogen powered and GINA inspired shape. Instead, artist Olafur Eliasson has put his own take onto the cars shape.
Eliassons project transforms an object of advanced industrial design into a work of … CONTINUED
September 4, Berlin
BMW Museum was presented with the Gold Leaf award by the Leading European Architects Forum (LEAF). The award was given for the International Interior Design category.
So now, the BMW Museum adds this award to their bookshelf which already holds two Gold Lions at Cannes, two gold ADC Awards and one silver, the Grand Clio Award (one gold, one silver), the red dot design award, the iF product design award and the international architecture award. … CONTINUED
BMW will roll out a BMW M6 Competition Limited Edition (in “Frozen Gray Metallic “matte finish”) at the Frankfurt Motor Show just 1-2 weeks.
Hammanns extreme widebody X6 “Tycoon Evo” will be introduced to the public at the Frankfurt Motor Show coming up in just 1-2 weeks. Back in December 08, Hamann debuted its “tycoon” aero kit, but this an even more radical “Evo” version.
The Tycoon Evo kit boasts a body thats 60mm wider than a stock X6! It also includes new front fascia, sideskirts, rear diffuser, rear spoilers, LED lights, dual center exhaust and 23″ Hamann wheels… along with the traditioanl Hamann interior cosmetic parts. … CONTINUED
BMW Welt has become a growing attraction for BMW fans across the globe and BMW has expanded the related activities at the welt. They’ve also been kind enough to release this set of high resolution of desktop wallpapers for all the fans out there