A detailed review by a BIMMERPOST member of his M235i test drive.
When you first see the car it depends on which angle you see it from from the front 3/4 is nice. If you look at it from a dead profile it looks a little strange. As if somebody chopped off the back and the front. When I get a chance to post the pictures I think you’ll see what I mean. But from an angle, the car looks quite nice. It’s definitely a descendant of the 1 series. It’s a little bit more modern and it has more of a slope to its roof-line.
In person the wheels don’t look half bad. Yes 19in wheels would definitely look better but these … CONTINUED
BMW, along with Tesla, is doing what looked impossible a few years ago. Electric cars are finally becoming desirable. Maybe it took the power of a couple of premium brands to help them on the way. Or maybe it’s the radical looks and carbonfibre structure of the BMW i3? Either way, EVs are here to stay. And if the BMW i3 is anything to go by, they’re here to be enjoyed, rather than endured.
The F80 M3 and F82 M4 are now on display at the 2014 Toronto Auto Show.
More videos of the BMW 2 Series Active Tourer.
The other day I was at the BMW Welt and was kind of shocked to see the new 4er vert on display. Not only that, but there was a lot of interest in how the top folded up and down. I made two videos.
The car that was on display was a 428i Luxury. Enjoy the pics!
BMW of North America is planning to bring back BMW Films, the pioneering online movie series produced by A-List Hollywood directors/actors that popularized branded content on Madison Avenue more than a decade ago
The first iteration of BMW Films was “The Hire:” a series of eight online films starring Clive Owen as a mysterious-driver-for-hire that were produced for the Internet from 2001-2002.
Running 8-10 minutes apiece, the mini-movies featured Mr. Owen driving BMW models such as the Z4 roadster. The flicks were directed by some of the biggest names in Hollywood, including Ang Lee, John Woo, Guy Ritchie and the late John Frankenheimer.
Mr. Owen’s performance helped turn him into an international movie star. Besides the BMW cars, Mr. Owen’s co-stars included Gary Oldman, Don Cheadle, Mickey … CONTINUED
BMW is on the hunt for BMW’s Ultimate Driver. Have you got what it takes? Time to find out: http://po.st/YTUD.
The winner will get the chance to experience every new BMW in 2014.
Video featuring the BMW M235i Coupe.
Videos showing the BMW 2 Series Coupe in Moonlight Silver and Alpine White.
Matt Farah reviews the 2014 BMW M5 (Non-Competition Package) at Chuckwalla Valley Raceway in California.