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The G11 7 Series has now been spied out and about with a production-level interior. The biggest change that we can now see compared to the previous sighting is new iDrive software. The screen shows a never before seen iDrive menu and we now also see the climate ... CONTINUED
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BMW announced today that Spotify – the world’s leading music streaming service – can now be brought into the car, delivering the perfect music for every journey. Spotify already brings you the right music for every moment on your computer, your mobile, your tablet and your home entertainment ... CONTINUED
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Large-scale manufacturing of cars made with lightweight carbon fiber is moving closer to reality as costs start to fall, according to a materials-development group that has BMW AG as a partner. MAI Carbon Cluster Management GmbH, a research effort supported by Germany's federal government, businesses and research institutions, is ... CONTINUED
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A great DIY by a BIMMERPOST member showing how he impressively retrofitted 6WB Digital Display Gauge Cluster onto his F15 X5.
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Chinese search giant (or megalith?) Baidu and BMW have officially signed a deal to push forward joint research on driver-less cars. Their goal is to have a semi-autonomous car on the roads in 3 years time which would integrate into Baidu's online services, such as navigation. BMW says since ... CONTINUED
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BBMW of North America will introduce a new campaign, BMW Innovations, which will highlight how the range of BMW vehicles share several key technology features with the visionary BMW i8, a plug-in hybrid high-performance vehicle. The BMW i8, with the “i” standing for innovation, exhibits futuristic design and ... CONTINUED
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Interview with M engineer Bernd Jacob. Mr Jacob, you are responsible for the locking systems employed in M automobiles. We would like to talk to you today about the Active M differential in the BMW M3 and BMW M4. We wish to begin with the following question: why does ... CONTINUED
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An Awron gauge multifunction panel review for the new F80 M3 / F82 M4. My initial reservations:-Loss of airflow due to removing one A/C vent?-Will the Awron look OEM and match the quality of my $82k vehicle?-Will the amber color graphics match the OEM amber ... CONTINUED
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We have posted the full technical docs to the F80 M3 and F82 M4, as well as the complete technical documents guide to the S55 engine.
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A technical deep dive and interview with BMW M engineer on the chassis underpinning the F80 M3 and F82 M4. Mr. Barbisch, the BMW M3 that has now been replaced already had an excellent suspension …? Bernd Barbisch: The previous BMW M3 already offered a very good suspension basis. It ... CONTINUED
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At the BMW Group, the fourth Industrial Revolution has already begun: A project in the bumper production of the Landshut plant shows how the virtual and the real worlds can merge in everyday production procedures even today. Thanks to a non-contact gesture detection system, after bumpers have passed ... CONTINUED
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BMW and GoPro have teamed up to integrate the GoPro App with ConnectedDrive BMW cars. A GoPro camera may now be configured and controlled using BMW's iDrive controller and screen. Take a ride with Justin Bell as he takes the barnd-new BMW M4 out for laps ... CONTINUED
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The BMW Group Technology Office and GoPro have announced the first-ever, mass-produced integration of a GoPro camera with an automobile’s on board infotainment system. In BMW Group vehicles equipped with the BMW Apps or MINI Connected option, a GoPro camera may now be configured and controlled using BMW’s ... CONTINUED
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The new BMW Smart Charging App makes it possible for BMW i customers to automatically identify the best rates and times for charging their electric vehicles at home. Developed by the BMW Group and available for Android and iOS devices, the BMW Smart Charging App is integrated with ... CONTINUED
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BMW explains that the F80 M3 and F82 M4 Active Sound Design is responsible for only 2-3% of the sounds you hear in the interior cabin.
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A video interview with the project manager for the BMW M3/M4, Michael Wimbeck, covering the cars' suspension, differential, exhaust, driveshaft and steering rack on the new F80 M3 and F82 M4.
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Good video showing the technologies and engineering used to reduce weight and increase efficiency of the BMW i8. Look for these ideas and processes to flow down to traditional powered models in the coming years.
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BMW M3 and BMW M4 Inside (part 5): smartly light, rigid, precise. Interview with M engineer Florian Staiger. BMW M3 and BMW M4 project engineer Florian Staiger.Florian was in charge of integration of the complete vehicle. It is generally the case that the top model of the regular ... CONTINUED
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