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D2Forged BMW X5 E70

Apr
02

d2forged bmw x5 tt D2Forged BMW X5 E70D2Forged has unveiled their tuning package for BMW X5 E70. The SAV (Sports Activity Vehicle) comes with some nice styling upgrades.

Outside, the X5 E70 features a set of new bumpers from AC Schnitzer. There are also D2ForgedMB1 Monoblock wheels in dimensions of 9.5J x 22” at the front and 11J x 22” at the rear fitted with ultra-low profile tires. An impressive highlight here is their titanium graphite finish and the featured brushed lip stripe.

Now, a 2014 BMW X5 F15 is available on the market. It has received a lot of new engines including sDrive25d and xDrive25d with a TwinPower Turbo four-cylinder diesel engine (the first one is RWD, while the second AWD). The power unit produces 218HP (160 kW). There are also xDrive35i with a 3.0 liter six-cylinder petrol and 306HP (225 kW) and the xDrive40d with a six-cylinder diesel engine rated at 313HP (230 kW). (more…)

2014 BMW 2-Series Active Tourer M Sport

Mar
28

2014 bmw 2 series active tourer m sport tt 2014 BMW 2 Series Active Tourer M SportBMW has introduced ///M Sport Package for their latest failure – the 2014 2-Series Active Tourer.

The exterior features complete aerodynamics package including new front and rear bumpers, a high-gloss black grille, a new diffuser and sport tuned suspension ( reducing the ride height by 10 mm). There are also new 17” or 18” alloy wheels fitted with low-profile tires.

The interior comes with leather sport steering wheel, leather front sports seats, an anthracite roof and ///M door sill plates.

The engine range of 2-Series Active Tourer includes a 1.5 liter three-cylinder petrol with 136 HP (100 kW) and 220 Nm (162 lb-ft) of torque; a 2.0 liter four-cylinder petrol with 231 HP (170 kW) and 350 Nm (258 lb-ft) and a 2.0 liter four-cylinder diesel with 150 HP (110 kW) and 330 Nm (243 lb-ft) of torque. (more…)

Hartge BMW X5 F15 Wheels

Mar
26

Hartge BMW X5 F15 Wheels tt Hartge BMW X5 F15 WheelsHartge has presented a new range of alloy wheels for BMW X5 F15 - Hartge Classic 2, Hartge Ultima Ultra Light forged for vehicles with or without ///M Aerodynamic package. There are also Hartge Ultima silver wheels.

The tuning company also offers different types of wheel spacers in order to make the perfect set suitable to customers’ needs.

The alloy wheels range in dimensions from 9.5 J x 21” to 10.5J or 12J x 22” and even 11J x 23”. Hartge also offers different tires for all rims –  285/35 ZR21, 295/30 ZR22, 335/25 ZR22 and 315/25 ZR23.

All sets of wheels and tires are tested and TUV certified. The price list is available upon request. (more…)

Prior BMW 6-Series Coupe F13

Mar
24

Prior Design BMW 6 Series Coupe Wide Body tt Prior BMW 6 Series Coupe F13Prior Design now offers a full wide body kit for BMW 6-SeriesCoupe, Convertible and Gran Coupe. The tuning specialists has prepared all new parts from high-quality DURA-FLEX material.

The wide body kit includes a new front and rear bumpers as well as a pair of big side skirts, extended fenders and an add-on diffusor. There is also a new hood and rear trunk spoiler also prepared by DURA-FLEX. The package consists all the mounting materials and all added parts are easy to paint. (more…)

Rieger BMW 135i Coupe

Mar
20

dotz shift bmw 135i coupe tt Rieger  BMW 135i CoupeRieger Tuning has taken wraps of their latest project based on BMW 135i Coupe. The compact sports coupe comes only with styling upgrades.

The exterior boasts elegant high-gloss painted wheels with spoke edges and three-dimensional design. There is a fully adjustable KW coilover suspension and a new front spoiler, side skirts and rear valance housing the quad-pipe sports exhaust system.

Rieger BMW 135i Coupe is powered by a 3.0 liter twin-turbo I6 with 306HP (225 kW) and 400Nm (300 lb-ft) of torque. 0-100 km/h in 4.6 seconds and a top speed of 250 km/h (115 mph). (more…)

Fostla BMW M6 E64 Convertible

Mar
18

bmw m6 convertible by fostla tt Fostla BMW M6 E64 Convertible The German-based tuning company Fostla has presented their latest project based on BMW M6 E64 (Convertible). The tuning specialists fitted the car with styling and performance upgrades as well.

The exterior boasts a full foil wrap in matte PWF Yellow color. The front hood, front spoiler lip and parts of the exterior mirrors have Monza carbon finish. Other features include tinted windows as well as headlights, taillights and indicator signals. Last, but not least are the huge alloy wheels – 9J x 22” ET30 front and 11.5J x 22 ET30 at the rear.

The 5.0 liter naturally aspirated V10 is boosted to 537HP (395 kW) and 545Nm (402 lb-ft) of torque – an increase of 30HP and 25Nm. 0-100 km/h in 4.3 seconds and a top speed of 330 km/h (205 mph). (more…)

2014 BMW M4 DTM

Mar
17

2014 BMW M4 DTM tt 2014 BMW M4 DTMBMW has published several images with the 2014 M4 DTM cars coming with three new livery designs.

Three of last year’s four driver/car pairings remain unchanged. Tomczyk will continue to take to the track in the iconic BMW Motorsport design for premium partner BMW M Performance Parts.

“White with blue and red stripes: those are the classic BMW Motorsport colours. I am very proud to appear in this design for the third year in a row,” commented the BMW Team Schnitzer driver.

The colour yellow will again be closely associated with Timo Glock this DTM season. As in 2013, he will drive the DEUTSCHE POST BMW M4 DTM.

“I have had a very good partnership with Deutsche Post for such a long time that I am obviously proud to appear in its colours again in 2014,” said the BMW Team MTEK driver, who won last year’s season finale in Hockenheim (DE). (more…)

BMW X6 M PP-Performance Stage V vs BMW M6 and Porsche 911 Turbo [video]

Mar
12

bmw m6 tt BMW X6 M PP Performance Stage V vs BMW M6 and Porsche 911 Turbo [video]Here is an interesting drag race between BMW X6 M PP-Performance Stage 5 with 850HP versus BMW F13 M6 PP-Performance Stage 2 with 680HP and Porsche 911 Turbo DT1200 R with 1200HP.

The first start is versus the M6, which managed to cover ¼ mile in 12.257 seconds with 205 km/h and 1 mile in 28.974 seconds with 293 km/h, while the X6 M needed 11.772 seconds with 190km/h at ¼ mile and 30.200 seconds with 265 km/h at 1 mile.

The second start was made only by the powerful SAC (Sports-Activity-Coupe), and the times were identical 11.734 seconds with 192 km/h at ¼ mile and 30.014 seconds with 268 km/h.
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2015 BMW Alpina B6 xDrive Gran Coupe

Mar
10

2015 bmw alpina b6 xdrive gran coupe tt 2015 BMW Alpina B6 xDrive Gran CoupeAlpina B6 xDrive Gran Coupe will make its official debut at the 2014 New York International Auto Show in April. Immediately after that, it will hit the market with pricing starting from $118,225. The model is based on BMW 6-Series Gran Coupe 650i.

The 4.4 liter Bi-Turbo gasoline V8 is boosted to 540HP (397 kW) and 732Nm (540 lb-ft) of torque. 0-100 km/h in 3.7 seconds and a top speed of 320 km/h (198 mph) – electronically limited. The engine is connected to an 8-speed Sport Automatic Transmission with ALPINA Switch-Tronic and BMW’s xDrive intelligent all-wheel drive system.

Other highlights include performance stainless steel ALPINA exhaust system with twin elliptical tailpipes, the Electronic Damping Control and Active Roll Stabilization technology that work in combination in order to distribute the torque of the xDrive intelligent AWD. (more…)

2015 BMW X4 – Officially Unveiled

Mar
06

 2015 BMW X4 tt 2015 BMW X4   Officially UnveiledBMW has officially unveiled the all-new 2015 X4. The crossover is based on the well-known X3 and adopts the sporty styling of the bigger X6.

The exterior boasts an aggressive front fascia with a prominent grille that is flanked by twin headlights and distinctive fog lights. The sloping roofline reminds a “classical sport coupe” with four-doors. Last, but not least are the L-shaped LED taillights and a faux rear diffuser. The X4 is 14mm longer and 36mm lower than the X3.

The interior boasts aluminum trim, metallic accents and gloss black control panel surrounds. There is a 40:20:40 split rear seat which folds down to expand the cargo capacity to 1,400 liters. (more…)

AC Schnitzer BMW X5 F15

Mar
04

AC Schnitzer BMW X5 F15 tt AC Schnitzer BMW X5 F15AC Schnitzer has revealed their latest project based on the all-new 2014 BMW X5 F15. The SAV gets both styling and performance upgrades.

Outside, it comes with a new front skirt and a new rear apron covered with protective film. There are also different alloy wheels in sizes from 20” to 22” fitted with low-profile performance tires. Other highlights include different tailpipes and a sports suspension lowering kit bringing the ride closer to the ground with 30mm at the front and 20mm at the rear.

Inside, there is a set of new bespoke floor mats, an aluminum pedal set and a custom key holder. (more…)

The 1st BMW M4 Coupe is Ready

Feb
28

BMW M4 Coupe tt The 1st BMW M4 Coupe is ReadyThe 1st BMW M4 Coupe is already assembled in Munich, Germany. To celebrate the event, the car was driven off the line by DTM racing driver Martin Tomczyk and BMW Munich Plant Managing Director Hermann Bohrer.

As a reminder, the M4 Coupe is powered by a 3.0 liter TwinPower Turbo Inline six-cylinder – 431HP (317 kW) at 5,500RPM and 550Nm (406 lb-ft) at 1,850RPM. The engine is mated to a 6-speed manual gearbox as standard. 0-100 km/h in 4.3 seconds and a top speed of 250 km/h (155 mph) or an optional 280 km/h (174 mph). The acceleration is even better, when fitted with the optional 7-speed ///M DCT – 4.1 seconds to 100 km/h. The new M3 and M4 are able to cover 100 km with just 8.8 liters of fuel in the combined cycle with the manual transmission and 8.3 liter with the DCT. (more…)