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BMW celebrates 60th anniversary of the 507

Jul
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BMW celebrates 60th anniversary of the 507With only 252 units built from 1956 to 1959, the BMW 507 remains one of the rarest and most expensive BMWs ever built. To celebrate its 60th anniversary, BMW will be opening an exhibition at its museum in Munich. Called “Family Affairs – Variations on a Design Icon,” visitors to BMW’s facility will be able to see the design drafts to see where all of the elements of this car originally came from. A a Michelotti-designed red 507 concept can be seen also on display. Giovanni Michelotti is regarded as one of the most prolific and talented sports cars designers of the 20th century. A 507 prototype will make an appearance as well. (more…)

BMW 650i With A Prior Design Widebody And Vossen Wheels

Jul
30
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2015 Prior Design BMW 650i Coupe Front AngleThe Prior Design BMW 650i Widebody is a remarkable showcase of how far the aftermarket industry can push already aggressive designs and vehicles.

The aggressive body lines of this BMW 6 Series Coupe have been further improved by the addition of redesigned front and rear bumpers, side skirts, wider front fenders, flared rear fenders, rear trunk spoiler and a bonnet hood. The vehicle also received a set of Vossen VPS-306 forged wheels. (more…)

Turner Motorsport Takes GTD Class Victory at Lime Rock Park Northeast Grand Prix

Jul
29
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Turner Motorsport Takes GTD Class Victory Front AngleAfter the green flag waved in Saturday’s two-hour Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge race at Lime Rock Park, in Lakeville, Conn. it took only 59 seconds for the first caution period to occur. Unfortunately, the cause was contact to the rear of Ashley Freiberg’s No. 46 BMW M3 in the middle of Grand Sport class competitor scrum that forced her on the wet grass, then into and almost over the turn four tire wall. For the second consecutive race BMW Motorsport driver Trent Hindman was unable to drive. (more…)

BMW EnLighten App Green

Jul
28
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BMW EnLighten App GreenThe BMW Group announced today that it is the first manufacturer to bring the EnLighten App, by Connected Signals, into the car. Drivers of BMW Vehicles with iOS Devices will be able to see traffic signal data on the vehicle’s display in real time. The EnLighten app makes driving in cities easier by helping the driver anticipate traffic signal changes, which can increase safety and help save fuel by avoiding unnecessary acceleration. (more…)

G-Power BMW 435d xDrive F32 – 380hp-279 kW -755 Nm with the G-POWER Performance Software

Jul
27
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2015 G-Power BMW 435d xDrive F32 Front AngleThe 3.0 litres 6-cylinder serial motor, thanks to its default Biturbo charge the ideal basis for additional power increases: the G-POWER performance software optimizes the factory BMW motor electronics and increases power by 67 hp (49 kW) to a total of 380 hp. Even more impressive is the increase in torque of 125 Nm adding up to an awesome 755 Nm. In order to put this figure into the right perspective a comparison to the top models the M3/M4 won’t do. You’ll have to step up to the legendary G-POWER M5 V10 HURRICANE RR with 780 Nm in order to find a right match for the torque level of the G-POWER 435d xDrive. (more…)

Klassen iD M52R in Textured Anthracite for the BMW F30 335i

Jul
24
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2015 Klassen iD M52R BMW F30 335i Front AngleThe BMW F30 335i on the Klassen iD Competition Series, M52R, features a 20×9 front and 20×11 rear fitting an impressive 245/35/20 and 295/25/20 tire. The heat-treated aerospace grade 6061-T6 forged aluminum wheels are machined specifically for the F30, allows for a custom width and offset tailored to any style. The M52R monoblock construction features our Textured Anthracite finish with red accented caps. (more…)

Wide Body LUMMA CLR X6R Gets Off to a Rolling Start

Jul
23
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2015 Lumma BMW X6 CLR X6R Front AngleWith its extrovert demeanour and distinctive fastback silhouette, the latest BMW X6 is the perfect base for renowned tuner, LUMMA Design, to create their spectacular Wide body CLR X6R.

With 40mm wider front and rear wheel arches, the LUMMA CLR X6R takes on a tougher, more purposeful appearance. Deeper, contoured side skirts visually connect these muscular arches, and the car’s perceived length is further emphasised by the Anthracite/Black Matt design stripes bearing the LUMMA logo. (more…)

Vorsteiner Flow Forged V-FF 103 and Aero Program

Jul
22
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2015 Vorsteiner BMW M6 Carbon Graphite V-FF 103 Front AngleThis BMW M6 features the Carbon Graphite V-FF 103 Wheels in a staggered 21×9.5 front, and 21×11 rear fitment utilizing a concave profile in the front and a deep concave profile for the rear. Also fitted to this M6 is our Aero Side Blades, Rear Deck Lid Spoiler, Rear Diffuser and our newest GTS-V Front Spoiler. (more…)

AC Schnitzer AC1 Light Alloy Wheels

Jul
21
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2015 AC Schnitzer BMW 6-Series Cabrio AC1 Front AngleNot only is the name new, but also the design – both point to a generational shift in the wheel segment at AC Schnitzer. Although the AC1 rims are a new design, in one important aspect they pay tribute to their heritage: they too will certainly become a design classic for BMW, MINI and Land Rover vehicles. (more…)

BMW to Unveil Two World Premier Concept Cars During Monterey Car Week

Jul
20
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BMW to Unveil Two World Premier Concept Cars During Monterey Car WeekBMW is pleased to invite credentialed media to the ‘BMW at the 2015 Monterey Car Week’ preview press conference on August 13th at 6:00pm.

In celebrating of its 40th anniversary, BMW of North America will unveil two world premier concept cars during its annual press conference at the BMW Villa in Pebble Beach. Public showings later that weekend are planned for The (more…)

Hamann BMW M6 F13 Mirr6r by Fostla.De

Jul
17
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2015 FostlaDe Hamann BMW M6 Mirr6r Front AngleIt is not to be discussed at this place that the serial BMW M6 F13 is anything else than a child of sadness already ex factory. The established in Lower Saxony Seelze city near Hanover fostla.de company has picked even this highly motorized model of BMW 6 series 2nd generation, in order to make it still more racy, more sportively, more beyond compare. (more…)