The first official details of the all new BMW 7 Series (G11 / G12) has been announced.
BMW is using a technology and innovation workshop to present an initial selection of development highlights which the next generation of the BMW 7 Series model range will use to set new benchmarks in lightweight design, driving dynamics, comfort, intelligent connectivity and operation. The extensive use of carbon-fibre-reinforced plastic (CFRP) in the structure of the passenger cell, the rigorous and detailed application of lightweight design and a new … CONTINUED
Introducing the BMW X5 xDrive40e.
The first plug-in hybrid production car from the BMW core brand is a Sports Activity Vehicle. Permanent all-wheel drive and the BMW EfficientDynamics eDrive technology endow the BMW X5 xDrive40e with sensational sportiness and supreme poise on the one hand and outstanding efficiency on the other. With a total system output of 230 kW/313 hp generated by a four-cylinder petrol engine with BMW TwinPower Turbo technology and a synchronous electric motor, the BMW X5 xDrive40e achieves a combined … CONTINUED
Introducing the first ever BMW 2 Series Gran Tourer, currently on sale only in Europe.
Read on inside for the first photos and our first impressions.
Its now official. The facelifted 1-Series 3 and 5-door BMWs have been released and we have everything you want to know about them all in one place!
Presenting the refreshed 2015 BMW 6 Series LCI model.
The full press release can be read inside, but here are some highlights:
Power remains 315hp for 640i, 445hp for 650i, 560hp for M6
Sports exhaust system now included on 640i models
Reduction in fuel consumption/emissions (i.e. 640i now burns 0.2 liters less fuel per 100km than before)
New front apron with single lower air intake styling
Decorative surround for LED foglights (chrome on convertible and high gloss black for coupe and gran coupe)
Larger … CONTINUED
Introducing the 2015 BMW X5 M (F85) and X6 M (F86)!
The new BMW X5 M and new BMW X6 M see BMW M GmbH setting the pace once again in the high-performance Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV) and Sports Activity Coupe (SAC) segment. When the previous generation of the two vehicles arrived in 2009, it was the first time the high-performance character distilled by BMW M GmbH had been transplanted into an all- wheel-drive BMW X model. The result was class-leading dynamics. The new BMW … CONTINUED
Few new cars have been more anticipated than the BMW 2 Series Coupe when it arrived in early 2014. Hot on the heels of the widely acclaimed BMW 228i and M235i Coupe, BMW announces the new BMW 2 Series Convertible. Available in the US as the 228i and M235i, the 2 Series Convertible blends the style and dynamic driving character for which the 2 Series Coupe is already renowned with the open-air pleasure of a folding soft-top. The BMW 2 Series Convertible will make … CONTINUED
We introduce to you the all-new 2015 BMW X6 SAV!
2015 X6 Models:
sDrive35i / xDrive35i
3.0L TwinPower Turbo inline-6 (N55)
300 hp @ 5800 rpm
300 lb-ft @ 1200-5000 rpm
0-60 in 6.0 seconds (0.3 seconds faster than predecessor)
EPA MPG to come
4.4L TwinPower Turbo V8 (N63TU)
450 hp @ 5500-6000 rpm
480 lb-ft @ 2000-4500 rpm
BIMMERPOST First Drive: BMW M3 / M4
Fear not: The M3 is with you.
By Jens Meiners, BIMMERPOST Correspondent
Two weeks ago, the BMW i8 plug-in hybrid ushered in the era of the new sports car – or so it appeared. The “most revolutionary car we ever built,” in the words of r&d board member Herbert Diess, combines a turbocharged three-banger and a torque-converter automatic with an electric motor mated to a two-speed e-axl. With mixed results: While the exotic hybrid caught everyone’s envious gaze and … CONTINUED
Beijing/Munich – April 19, 2014. . . The BMW Vision Future Luxury furnishes a long-term outlook on the perception of modern luxury for the BMW brand. It stands for a forward-looking fusion of exclusivity and innovation, for a driving experience that is at once emotional and exclusive. All this is conveyed through the outstanding exterior and interior design of the BMW Vision Future Luxury along with its innovative technology, a pioneering lightweight engineering concept and a seamlessly integrated user interface and driving experience that … CONTINUED
The all-new BMW M4 Convertible arrives in US showrooms this summer to join the M4 Coupe and M3 Sedan. The 2015 BMW M4 Convertible is powered by the same BMW TwinPower Turbo 3.0-liter inline-six as its siblings. That engine produces 425 horsepower and 406 lb-ft of torque and can be mated to either a 6-speed manual or 7-speed M DCT transmission. The new BMW M4 Convertible makes its world debut at the 2014 New York International Auto Show.
The new inline-6 M engine: High-revving, turbocharged … CONTINUED
Introducing the first every BMW X4 SAV!
Debuts at 2014 NY International Auto Show
Production begins Spring 2014 at Spartanburg, South Carolina plant
X4 xDrive28i – $45,625 (including destination and handling)
X4 xDrive35i – $48,925 (including destination and handling)
xDrive28i – 2.0L turbo 4 cylinder – 240 horsepower / 260 lb-ft
0-60 MPH: 6.0 seconds
xDrive35i … CONTINUED
218i – 3 cylinder 1.5L engine, 136hp / 100kW
225i – 3 cylinder 1.5L engine, 231hp / 170kW, 0-100 km/h (62 mph) in 6.8 seconds
218d – 4 cylinder diesel, 150hp / 110kW and 243 lb-ft / 330Nm, 0-100 km/h (62 mph) in 8.9 seconds
Fuel consumption combined: 6.0–4.1 litres per … CONTINUED
2015 Model Year X3
New X3 xDrive28d model (AWD) – $42,825 ($925 D&H included)
New X3 sDrive28i model (RWD) – $39,325 ($925 D&H included)
X3 xDrive28i model (AWD) – $40,725 ($925 D&H included)
X3 xDrive35i model (AWD) – $45,825 ($925 D&H included)
X3 xDrive28d Specs:
2.0-liter TwinPower Turbo diesel 4-cylinder engine
280 lb-ft of torque (from … CONTINUED
Introducing the first ever BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe!
Introducing the first ever BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe!
Launch / U.S. Pricing
2015 435i Gran Coupe: $46,725 ($925 destination & handling included)
2015 428i Gran Coupe: $41,225 ($925 destination & handling included)
2015 428i xDrive Gran Coupe: $43,225 ($925 destination & handling included)
Arrives early Summer of 2014
435i xDrive available later in 2014
World Debut at 2014 … CONTINUED
We bring you the official reveal of the all new 2015 BMW M3 (F80) and M4 (F82)! Please see inside for our Official Thread, containing everything you need to know on the two cars.
Availability / Production
Comes to U.S. as 2015 Model Year
Sales begin early Summer 2014
Complete US-specific specs, pricing, options, and packages will be announced closer to the on-sale date
M3 produced in Regensburg plant … CONTINUED
Introducing the first ever BMW M235i and 228i Coupe.
Inside you’ll find the official release information for the new BMW 2 Series Coupe (F22), with full specs, press release, photos and video.
The 2014 M235i and 228i have been priced in the U.S. starting at $44,025 and $33,025, respectively.