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PP Exclusive – BMW M3 E92


2015 PP Exclusive BMW M3 E92 Front AngleThe extreme widebody kits from LB Performance absolutely do enjoy cult status within the global tuning scene. Reason enough for the the specialists from PP Exclusive, to present their brand new “Deep Concave” rims in the appropriate setting. This three-piece forged wheel has an anodized aluminum outer rim, and – due to its five wide spokes – a pretty timeless design. Additionally, the rim is exclusively finished with special carbon inlays, which of course are available in different colors upon request. On the front axle of this BMW M3 Widebody Monster the PP Exclusive wheels dimensioned 11×20 inches are rotating with tires sized 285. Well done by he specialists: The star’s remarkable concave shape on the rear axle stands out due to a rim with brute 13×20 inches and tires sized 325. (more…)

BMW Concept Compact Sedan – Sporty, elegant, exclusive – the perfect statement-maker.


BMW Concept Compact Sedan Frotn AngleThe BMW Group has chosen Auto Guangzhou 2015, one of the largest international motor shows in China, to present a very special new development to the global public: the company’s vision of a four-door sedan for the compact segment. “The BMW Concept Compact Sedan reveals the potential we see in a compact sedan,” says Adrian van Hooydonk, Senior Vice President BMW Group Design. “It not only gives the driver and passengers generous amounts of space within a compact area but does so while providing the sporting ability you’d expect from BMW and an elegance otherwise only available in large BMW sedans. The quality and intrinsic value of the BMW Concept Compact Sedan are clear signals of our premium intentions for the car.” (more…)

G-POWER M3-M4 – 560 hp and 720 Nm puts it at the top of the supercar league


G-POWER BMW M4 F82 Schmiederad forged wheel HURRICANE RRThe star billing in BMW’s current M portfolio, the F8X series M3/M4 now receives a performance upgrade from G-POWER centred on their in-house developed Bi-Tronik 2 V2.

Boosting output to 560 hp / 412 kW with 720 Nm of torque, this conversion catapults the Bavarian super saloon/coupe to 100km/h from a standing start in just 3.8 seconds.

In line with G-POWER’s seven high-speed world records, a customer can also request the remap to include removal of the factory Vmax limitation, raising top speed to a theoretical 330km/h. In reality, the car will achieve around 310km/h. (more…)

M&D PD6XX GT3 – BMW 650i in M6 GT3 attire


2015 MD BMW M6 GT3 Front AngleThe recently unveiled M6 GT3 is BMW’s new GT3 category challenger for the 2016 motorsports season. However, the fact that this fully-fledged race machine will never wear licence plates does not preclude the existence of a street legal doppelganger.

Inspired by the muscular looks of the M6 GT3, Dinslaken-based M&D exclusive car design have taken a humble 650i (F13) Coupe and turned it into a dead ringer for BMW’s new podium chaser.

Known as the PD6XX GT3, the sleek 6-Series Coupe is dressed to kill with M&D’s bespoke wide-body aero kit that starts with a new front bumper featuring enlarged front air intakes, along with a front splitter and dive planes on each side to reduce lift. (more…)

BMW F82 M4 With Vorsteiner V-FF 103 Flow Forged Wheels


2015 Vorstein BMW F82 M4 V-FF103 Front AngleVorsteiner is becoming a household name in Germany. Thanks to our official German dealership ATT-TEC, we are able to showcase our products on some of the finest sports cars in that country.

The German car enthusiasts are well-known for their high expectations and high appreciation for quality aftermarket parts. This particular customer base requires their aftermarket parts to conform to the highest standards in design, engineering and manufacturing and utmost professional service as well. (more…)

BMW Group Sales in October Higher Than Ever


BMW Group Sales in October Higher Than EverFollowing on from the best ever first three quarters in the company’s sales history, October was another record month for BMW Group deliveries. Sales of BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce brand vehicles totalled 191,651 for the month, an increase of 4.0% compared with the same period last year. In the first ten months of the year, total sales of BMW Group vehicles increased by 7.1% (1,836,464).

“Our sales continue to grow steadily in all regions of the world, despite ongoing volatility in some markets,” said Ian Robertson, Member of the Board of Management of BMW AG, Sales and Marketing BMW. “Sales of our trend-setting BMW X models are showing particularly good growth in a competitive environment and the new BMW X1 is in extremely high demand. Customers around the world are responding very positively to the new BMW 7 Series, which has also just arrived in the showrooms, so we are expecting to see additional momentum going towards the end of the year,” he continued. (more…)

Dusseldorf City Gets BMW Police Cars


Dusseldorf City Gets BMW Police CarsThe city of Dusseldorf takes delivery of twelve BMW police cars. The Munich-based automaker delivered the 318d Tourings to the Interior Minister – Ralf Jäger.

Over the next three years, BMW will supply a total of 1,800 BMW 3 Series Touring to the police and therefore set the new standard for patrol cars. In addition, the BMW Group also provides 130 BMW 5 Series Touring (F11 520d LCI) and 121 BMW R 1200 RT motorcycles – all suitable vehicles for numerous police scenarios. (more…)

Stay Open – Global Campaign for The New MINI Convertible


Global Campaign for The New MINI ConvertibleThe global marketing campaign “Stay Open” is about to get underway in time for the start of communications for the new MINI Convertible. The campaign will accompany the new MINI Convertible up to market launch and beyond in three campaign phases that follow on from one other.

The “Stay Open” tagline for the new MINI Convertible is as multi-faceted as its target audience and pays tribute to the “Always Open” campaign of its predecessor. On a rational level, it highlights new product features that enable the new MINI Convertible to drive with the top down for even longer. From an emotional perspective, it reflects the free spirit of the target group – always (more…)

BMW M4 Coupe with BMW M Performance


2016 BMW M4 Coupe with BMW M Performance Front AngleThe BMW M4 Coupé is regarded as the ultimate driving machine and the benchmark for sporty driving dynamics in its class. This status is also reflected in its appearance, which is defined by motor racing style. It is now possible to enhance this look even further by means of the new BMW M Performance aerodynamic components. The front inserts in high-end carbon fibre (CFRP) and the BMW M Performance front trim grille in high-gloss black give the face of the BMW M4 Coupé an even more striking expression. The lateral BMW M Performance side sill attachments made of polyurethane (PUR) with the new “M Performance” inscription emphasise the dynamic elegance of the BMW M4 Coupé. BMW M Performance exterior mirror caps in carbon fibre finish, the lateral BMW M Performance side gills in high-gloss black in the M gill elements and BMW M Performance motor racing stripes applied to the body perfectly supplement the dynamic side view. (more…)

Black Sapphire BMW M4 On Vorsteiner V-FF 102 Wheels


2015 BMW M4 Vorsteiner V-FF 102 Wheels Front AngleThis BMW F82 M4 comes courtesy of ATT-TEC and it features a set of Vorsteiner wheels. The vehicle is a Black Sapphire M4 Coupe, properly lowered and with aggressive outer looks.

The wheels are part of the Vorsteiner Flow Forged wheel lineup. These are lightweight, exert supreme strength and showcase utmost perfection in fitment. They are available in Dark Bronze, Mercury Silver, Brushed Aluminum, Carbon Graphite and Mystic Black. (more…)

Maximum Winter Protection – The SR-3-painted AEZ Straight Shine


AEZ BMW M3 2015 Front AngleA stylishly elegant alloy wheel that no road salt or harsh winter weather will leave their mark upon? The solution is “straight ahead!“ The attractive alloy wheel AEZ Straight shine features the very permanent SR3 coating with the Triplex effect. The name stands for “Salt Resistant“, while the number refers to the 3-layer system: powder coating, colour painting, clear coat painting. And, of course, the look is striking too! (more…)

The new MINI comes first in the ADAC Customer Barometer


The new MINI comes first in the ADAC Customer BarometerThe new MINI is taking the roads of the world by storm – and winning the hearts of its owners, too. A recent study conducted by the German automobile club ADAC gives the original in the premium segment of small cars the top rating in the area of customer satisfaction. In the current edition of the so-called ADAC Customer Barometer, the new MINI ranks first in the class of small cars.

The results are based on a representative online survey of more than 20,000 motorists whose current vehicle was registered for the first time between October 2011 and December 2014. The (more…)