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BMW i8 With an Orange-Black Color Scheme

Jul
15
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2015 BMW i8 Orange-Black Front AngleWhen BMW launched the i8 in 2014, customers had the option to choose between four exterior colors:  Ionic Silver, Protonic Blue, Crystal White and Sophisto Grey. A year later, the color palette remains the same and has opened the door for aftermarket customizations starting with the most simple and inexpensive one: a vinyl wrap.

Coming from Netherlands is a BMW i8 with a two tone-color scheme – orange and black – similar to the one we saw last month. Compared to the previous orange i8, this one moves away from the matte color and sports bright orange and black metallic colors. (more…)

BMW F86 X6 M – Nordschleife Lap Time of 8:20 minutes

Jul
14
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BMW F86 X6 M - Nordschleife lap time of 8:20 minutesHow fast can a 2300 kilograms can be? Auto Zeitung took the M beast to the Nurburgring Nordschleife to score a lap time of 8:20 minutes, just 5 seconds shy of the light and quick Audi RS3 which also weighs 700 kilograms less. The 1M also runs the same track in 8:15 minutes.

The new BMW M4 lapped the famous Nurburgring in just 7:52 minutes, slightly behind the E46 M3 CSL (7:50) and the M3 GTS (7:48). (more…)

Vorsteiner V-FF 102 Wheels and F8x M4 Evo Aero Program

Jul
13
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2015 Vorsteiner BMW M4 Evo Aero Program Front AngleThis BMW M4 features our newest Aero Front Spoiler and Evo Deck Lid Spoiler made in our signature PrePreg Carbon Fiber. Also fitted to the vehicle are our 20″ Flow Forged V-FF 102 Wheels in Carbon Graphite in addition to the GTS Diffuser & Exhaust Tip Set. (more…)

G-Power BMW 760i F01 – More Power for the King of Luxury

Jul
10
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2015 G-Power BMW 760i F01 Front AngleThe powerful, silky smooth V12 bi-turbo engine in the current BMW 760i F01 allows it to vie for the crown in the luxury limousine class. Now, the 610 hp/513 kW and 870 Nm unleashed by the G-Power Bi-Tronik 5 V1 performance module hands it the keys to the kingdom.

While the 0-100 km/h sprint is now covered in just 4.3 seconds, this performance gain against the stopwatch is just the tip of the iceberg. It certainly does not tell the whole story, least of all the fact that the experienced engineers at Bavarian-based G-Power have seven high-speed world records under their belt. (more…)

BMW On Top of GTLM Class Points Standings at Mid-Season

Jul
08
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 BMW On Top of GTLM Class Points Standings at Mid-SeasonBMW Team RLL has raced to the top of all GTLM class points standings as the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship begins the second half of the 10-race 2015 season at the July 12 Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (CTMP), in Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada.

After a winless 2014 season, the first half of 2015 has seen both BMW Z4 racing cars take a victory. Bill Auberlen and Dirk Werner won on the streets of Long Beach, Calif. in the No. 25 car and John Edwards and Lucas Luhr took the victory at Mazda Laguna Seca Raceway in the No. 24 machine. With podium finishes in every event except the 12 Hours of Sebring Auberlen and Werner are tied for the lead in the driver points standings. Edwards and Luhr stand (more…)

BMW E30 M3 By Precision Sport Industries Build

Jul
07
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BMW E30 M3 By Precision Sport Industries BuildFlorida-based tuning shop Precision Sport Industries witnessed their BMW E30 M3 DTM Replica appear in the March 2014 issue of European Car Magazine. Now we are able to show you this interesting project through a series of high-resolution photos. (more…)

BMW F10 5 Series On Vossen VLE1 Wheels

Jul
06
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2015 Vossen BMW 5-Series VLE1 Front AngleLate last year, Vossen released their VLE-1 wheels designed specifically to showcase a classy look with modern accents. This BMW F10 5 Series received a set of Vossen Limited Edition VLE-1 wheels and a lowering kit which enhances the car’s sporty look. The magnificent yellow exterior finish sets this 5 Series a part from the rest of the 5 Series on the road, while the custom wheels another layer of customization. (more…)

BMW 2-Series Active Tourer plug-in Hybrid Prototype

Jul
02
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BMW 2-Series Active Tourer plug-in Hybrid Prototype Front AngleThe BMW 2 Series Active Tourer plug-in hybrid prototype fuses BMW eDrive with a model-specific form of power transmission – based on the front-drive concept of the standard BMW 2 Series Active Tourer – which sees action for the first time. Following on from the four-cylinder petrol engine in the BMW 3 Series plug-in hybrid prototype, a front-mounted transverse three-cylinder petrol unit from the new Efficient Dynamics engine family now forms part of a plug-in hybrid system for the first time. (more…)

RevoZport Aerokit for BMW M3 and M4

Jul
01
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2015 RevoZport BMW M4 Front AngleThe BMW M3 has always been BMW Enthusiasts favorite model, owners consider it the best M models of all and with its performance and handling characteristics, no doubt it is the best in class amongst other manufacturers.

Tuners around the world have come up with various upgrades to performance and styling hoping to achieve even better performance. The engineers at Munich are well aware of this and understand that many BMW M owners prefer something a little bit more aggressive than the showroom model. Comes the BMW Performance Package. Is it the answer to tap into the tuner market with extra aerokit, intake, exhaust etc. All of which is to bring out the extra performance. (more…)

Season’s Best Second Place Finish for Fall-Line Motorsports BMW M3

Jun
30
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Seasons Best Second Place Finish for Fall-Line Motorsports BMW M3Eight BMW racing cars were entered among the 45 cars that made up the field for Saturday’s rain-soaked Continental Tire 150 at the Glen with the No. 46 Fall-Line Motorsports BMW M3, driven by Ashley Freiberg and Trent Hindman, scoring a season’s best second place finish in the Grand Sport class. (more…)