Today, BMW officially premiered the new, 60-second spot for the all-electric BMW i3 that will air during the first quarter of NBC’s broadcast of Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, February 1, 2015. After a 4-year hiatus, BMW will be returning to the big game with “Newfangled Idea,” featuring Katie Couric and Bryant Gumbel. The spot juxtaposes the famous 1994 Today Show clip of Katie Couric and Bryant Gumbel’s initial confusion surrounding “what is the internet?”, to Katie and Bryant in 2015 grasping the newfangled … CONTINUED
Supersprint has released its F80 M3 / F82 M4 exhaust system. The stock exhaust system, diameter 2x
Sleep well M4 owners, your cars are now safe. The valet joyrider who posted his transgressions on his youtube channel and announced his actions on his twitter page has been identified and terminated from his job.
Read on inside for how this unfolded and came to be.
Gintani has announced the release of their full F80 M3/ F82 M4 ECU tune. With full access to the DME (Engine ECU), they’ve achieved impressive power gains and unlocked features such as cold start delete and cat delete.
The stage 1 tune on a stock car produced over 60WHP & 70WTQ on their DynoDynamics Dyno with 91 octane and only a small PSI increase. This tune is a full ECU flash with no piggyback unit/Plug in box.
This video made by a valet attendant and involving an M4 may make you think twice the next time you valet your BMW.
Official launch film and commercial for the LCI facelift F20 / F21 1 Series hatchback.
BMW M4 Manhart edition, Valvetronic IPE exhaust System without downpipes, fitted by MSL Performance. Here are the performance figures:
With only Manhart Tuning Box:
795.733 NM TRQ
With Manhart Tuning Box and IPE system without downpipe:
829.69 NM TRQ
Lexus tells us why you should buy the RC350 over the 435i in this unintentionally funny infomercial.
A quick look at the M4 Concept Iconic Laser Lights and OLED tail lights in action.
You’ve seen the launch comparison, now watch as Steve Sutcliffe of Autocar takes the M4 versus the i8 around the track.
At CES 2014 last year, BMW demonstrated how highly automated driving using advanced control technology can cope with all driving situations right up to the vehicle’s dynamic limits. Now, at CES 2015, the company is showing how new sensors can be used to move to the next stage – fully collision-free, fully automated driving. This latest milestone from the BMW Group is a further step on the road towards accident-free personal mobility in both driver- operated and fully automated, driverless vehicles.
360-degree collision avoidance is … CONTINUED
BIMMERPOST member is the lucky owner of a BMW M4, but also the lucky owner of the M4 which recently crashed leaving a Cars and Coffee event in NorCal. The crash and video have since gone viral, but trinim3 owns up to his mistake and explains what happened exactly.
Here’s a video from BMW looking back at the E36 3 Series, produced from 1990 to 2000.
Engineers from Munro & Associates show some of the innovations in the BMW i3.
BMW Press Release: BMW innovations at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2015
Intelligent Laserlight and OLED technology point the way to the future.
Munich/Las Vegas- January 2, 2015… At the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas from 6 to 9 January 2015, BMW presents a concept vehicle that showcases the kind of lighting innovations we can expect in the future, while at the same time reinforcing its leadership position in the field of lighting technology.
BMW Laserlight becomes intelligent thanks to connectivity.
The Laserlight technology that … CONTINUED
Tuner F80 M3, F82 M4, 228i and E36 M3 participate in the 2014 European Car Tuner GP. The relatively low powered E36 M3 nearly takes the win. See inside for the winner.
Watch the BMW i8 drag race against the F82 M4 (manual transmission).