BMW officially premiered the new, 60-second spot for the all-electric BMW i3 that will air during the first quarter of NBC’s broadcast of Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, February 1, 2015. After a 4-year hiatus, BMW will be returning to the big game with “Newfangled Idea,” featuring Katie Couric and Bryant Gumbel. The spot juxtaposes the famous 1994 Today Show clip of Katie Couric and Bryant Gumbel’s initial confusion surrounding “what is the internet?”, to Katie and Bryant in 2015 grasping the newfangled concept of the revolutionary BMW i3. (more…)
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KAEGE GmbH in Rhineland-Palatinate Stetten is divided into two spheres- automobile and performance. The first area comprises the procurement and, if necessary, even (re-) import of new vehicles, auto service with authorized dealer quality and transparency, as well as vehicle and body construction. The second performance category includes in addition to power improvements all activities related to „tuning“, with impregnable intention to make a good thing even better. The implementation of the customers’ automobile needs is definitely one of the passions of Roger KAEGE and his team. (more…)
Vorsteiner is very excited to release our most recent photo shoot of the brand new V-FF 103 Flow Forged Wheels. These lightweight wheels fitted specifically for the BMW F32 4-series is pictured in our original Carbon Graphite in a 20×8.5 front, 20×10 rear in staggered fitment. The 245/30/20 and 275/30/20 tires allow for an aggressive tire without rubbing even after a moderate drop. (more…)
Its name comes from the game of poker, it wears a “black jacket” and the flange turns any car into a jackpot: with its new Straight premium manufacturer AEZ has convincingly combined a two-colour design and high quality to create a top product.
The AEZ Straight is very effective in its interplay of dark and polished surfaces in particular. Even at first glance, the 10-spoke layout is very elegant and, well, … straight. But the AEZ designers also had a few other aces up their sleeves. The very concave shape lends the Straight much plasticity and presence, particularly in combination with the darker rim well. And one-sided (more…)
BMW Team RLL will begin its seventh consecutive season of sports car racing competition at this weekend’s 53rd annual Rolex 24 at Daytona (US) celebrating a very special anniversary. The race marks the 40th anniversary of BMW’s first race in the US and BMW Team RLL will compete with the numbers 24 and 25 on its two BMW Z4 GTLM machines in honour of the iconic BMW 3.0 CSL racing cars that debuted at the same race four decades ago. (more…)
Five doors and a new basic engine type now make entry into the world of MINI even more convenient and highly economical at the same time. As of March 2015, the model program of the latest generation of the original in the premium segment of small cars will be expanded to include the MINI One First 5 door. As for the new MINI 3 door, this means that the five-door body variant will also offer a range of seven engine types to choose from. (more…)
Almost two million units of the BMW 1 Series have been sold worldwide over the last ten years, and this latest edition is poised to set another new benchmark in driving pleasure in the premium compact segment. The new 3-door and 5-door BMW 1 Series models come with a comprehensively revised engine line-up and additional measures designed to reduce fuel consumption and emissions, allowing them to lead the way once again in the introduction of new BMW EfficientDynamics technology. (more…)
BMW announced plans to feature the all-electric BMW i3 in a 60-second spot during Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, February 1, 2015. After a 4-year hiatus, BMW will be returning to the big game with a commercial during the first quarter.
“As one in three Americans will tune in to watch the Super Bowl, we are thrilled to use this platform to educate viewers on the importance of electric mobility,” said Trudy Hardy, Vice President of Marketing, BMW of North America. “Big ideas like the BMW i3 take a little getting used to, and the creative idea surrounding our spot will play on this analogy.” (more…)
The never ending rumor around a future BMW supercar is back once again. According to German magazine Autobild, the future BMW CEO Harald Krüger might revive the M8 project which has been often denied by the current BMW board.
The rumormill churns out that the M8 supercar, or whichever moniker carries, will produce 630 horsepower and will arrive in 2018-2019.
Just as rumored before, the M8 supercar would be a hybrid with a powerful electric motors paired with a 3.0 liter six-cylinder tuborcharged engine. (more…)
Coinciding with the market launch of new models in the spring of 2015, BMW will guarantee enhanced diversity and driving pleasure through the deployment of additional engines and equipment options in already familiar series. Across the BMW 2 Series, the BMW 3 Series and the BMW 4 Series, the number of models featuring power units with BMW TwinPower Turbo technology from the new family of BMW Group engines will improve the efficiency edge even further. Above all, the new BMW 214d Active Tourer, the new BMW 316d Sedan and the new BMW 316d Touring, the new BMW 418d Coupe as well as the models BMW 218i Coupe and BMW 218i Convertible score particularly well thanks to the exceptionally low fuel consumption and emission levels achieved by their three and four-cylinder engines. (more…)
At BMW the letter M signals the presence of high performance and a very special brand of sporting allure. And now Original BMW Accessories from the M Performance range can be specified for the new BMW 2 Series Convertible, stylistic and technical modifications combining to elevate the joy of sporty driving to even higher levels.
Extra dynamism for the exterior.
Side skirts and skirt decals with M Performance lettering lend the BMW 2 Series Convertible extra sporting appeal, as does the rear diffuser. They also match up nicely with the exclusive front grille with black trim surround and the carbon exterior mirror (more…)
Lately, the combination of a white BMW M4 and bronze finished wheels has been the talk of the town! Not always in a good way.
With many aftermarket wheel manufacturers trying to establish themselves as the best wheel company out there, designing a flashy wheel might be the winning ticket.
The build we’re showing is not only getting new shoes but also a series of aero parts.
The wheels are custom machined with exact build specifications in mind. This means, whenever there is an order for a set of wheels, the particular overall size and width is taken into account which, together with the fitment, layout and configuration of the wheels, allowing the wheel company to create a perfect aftermarket solution for each build. (more…)