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The new BMW X5 M and new BMW X6 M (fuel consumption combined for both models: 11.1 l/100 km (25.5 mpg imp); CO2 emissions combined for both models: 258 g/km) 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 cars 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 X5 M and BMW X6 M pull no punches in writing the next chapter in this success story with another significant step forward in dynamic excellence, emotionally rich M design and outstanding efficiency. (more…)
It seems like BMW is pretty committed to this whole X4 thing. Aside from the current xDrive28i and xDrive35i, we’ve captured a round of spy photos showing what our spy shooters tell us is a more dynamic M40i model.
The higher-performance hunchback follows in the footsteps of BMW’s other sub-M cars like the M235i. In fact, much like the high-po 2 Series, the M40i is expected to make use of a 3.0-liter, turbocharged six-cylinder, developing 365 to 375 horsepower. (more…)
Applying a matte wrap to a BMW has been popular lately. The matte color gives the vehicle a subtle and understated finish that looks rather clean and accentuates the body shapes and lines. But at the same time, frozen/matte colors can be controversial. People either love it or simply dislike it!
This BMW F06 640i Gran Coupe has been treated with a Matte Blue vinyl wrap. Just a few steps below the highly touted M6, the BMW 640i Gran Coupe is a perfect blend of performance, fuel economy, appearance and price, all in one vehicle. (more…)
Yesterday, the upcoming BMW M4 GTS was spotted during a testing session at Nurburgring. After the car retired near the M Testing Facility, our sister website Bimmertoday had a chance to get unclose with the M4 GTS.
Camouflaged with the BMW M4 Safety livery, the M4 GTS stands out with large rear wing and the unmistakable front splitter with camo tape on it as well. (more…)
As the world’s first Sports Activity Coupé in the premium compact segment, the MINI Paceman has always offered athletic design and a sporty driving experience. Now with the unveiling of the new version at the Auto China Beijing show, there is even more on offer to appeal to design-conscious customers.
The new MINI Paceman boasts fresh design details and a sportier interior finish, while at the same time offering an optimised balance between driving performance and fuel consumption. (more…)
The BMW M4 has wasted no time in claiming its first DTM title – in its debut season in the touring car race series. BMW Team RMG’s Marco Wittmann wrapped up the drivers’ title at the Lausitzring in his native Germany with two rounds of the ten-race series still to go. (more…)
BMW Abu Dhabi Motors is slowly become a source of inspiration for those looking to tune and modify their cars. Almost every week, the Middle East dealership is showcasing a new and exciting modded BMW, and this week makes no exception.
A BMW M6 Gran Coupe gets a special color from the BMW Individual catalog: Java Green. The first Java Green BMW was unveiled in 2011 when the last 1M rolled of the production line in Leipzig and stood out with the striking tone of green. (more…)
The models of the BMW 4 Series furnish car refiner Hamann a fit occasion: the dynamic body concept and power reserves give ample scope for tuning measures – so the experts from Laupheim think. Their first interpretation of a 4 Series model comes into the limelight in the form of the 435i xDrive. (more…)
It all started with an X. This letter was first used as a model designation for a BMW automobile as early as in the mid-1980s to indicate that it featured four-wheel drive technology. The car’s dual symmetry was the ideal allegory for the transmission of drive torque to all four wheels. 15 years ago, the letter X became the symbol of an entirely new vehicle category and, at the same time, of a very special form of driving pleasure. The BMW X5 made its debut as the world’s first Sports Activity Vehicle, soon going on to conquer not only the road but also off-road terrain, whilst attracting additional target groups to the BMW brand. Once again the German premium automobile manufacturer had demonstrated its extraordinary sense for innovative and future-oriented vehicle concepts. The introduction of the BMW X5 in 1999 laid the foundation stone for the unique success story of BMW X models on automotive markets all over the world. (more…)