On the way to the turn of the millennium, BMW had to produce almost everything from kitchen supplies to aircraft engines. Even one of the crises related to activities of the famous producer, when it engaged in the production of aircraft engines. Survival in many complex situations is not easy. Today BMW pars with Porsche and Benz. This brand represents high-quality products of the German automotive industry. Now you have the opportunity to see offers of all used bmw cars for sale, which are presented on http://localmachine.co.uk/cars-uk/bmw. If to buy BMW is your dream, than this site is your step to realize it. In order to find BMW in the UK you just need to have the computer, internet and this usable site. This is comfortable search engine, in which you can select the model, price, region for search, year of release and even mileage and many proposals will open to you. Choose and prepare for a test drive! (more…)
The performance upgrades include BBS or ATS 18” alloy wheels wrapped around in 225 or 245 Michelin tires, a set of KW Clubsport coilovers and Supersprint stainless steel dual exhaust system. There is also a large wing developed by GFK painted in the same hue as the wheels. The exterior boasts a striking green body wrap. (more…)
BMW is releasing limited edition versions of the M5 saloon and M6 coupe to celebrate the Chinese New Year. These high performance vehicles will be available exclusively in China and are limited to just 30 vehicles, with six models available for the M5 and M6. 2014 is looking like a year of innovation for BMW, with lots of exciting new plans in the works.
Exclusive to the Chinese Market
These limited edition vehicles will be the most expensive models sold by BMW in China, with the M5 priced at £198,500 and the M6 at £278,000. They offer special embroidery translating as ‘Special Horse’ on the interior and the Competition Pack fitted as standard. The high price of these Chinese models is partially due to the import tariffs, consumer taxes and value added tax. Vehicles with engines larger than four litres are almost doubled in price. Both models boast carbon ceramic brakes, a new steering wheel design and carbon fibre trim. (more…)
The new BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe adds a fresh dimension to one of the company’s newest model ranges. It combines the sleek look and sporty character of the 4 Series Coupe with the functionality provided by four-doors and a spacious, flexible luggage compartment. The 2015 BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe arrives in the US in early summer of 2014 with two engine choices. The 428i Gran Coupe will feature BMW’s award-winning 240hp TwinPower Turbo 2.0-liter four-cylinder while the 435i Gran Coupe will be powered by the much-lauded 300hp TwinPower Turbo 3.0-liter inline six. The 428i xDrive Gran Coupe will also be available at launch with BMW’s intelligent all-wheel drive system. All versions will be offered in the US with an 8-speed sport automatic transmission. The BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe will make its world debut at the Geneva Motor Show in March 2014 and makes its US debut at the New York International Auto Show in April 2014. (more…)
Lumma Design is going to introduce CLR packages for the i8 Sports car and the i3 Electric Vehicle. The tuning company will install only styling upgrades on both vehicles.
Lumma CLR i8 is going to get a new front spoiler, side skirts and rear bumper with diffuser, while CLR i3 is going to receive a front spoiler lip, a specially designed hood and side skirts, which are all made of high-strength and ultra-light carbon. (more…)
BMW has unveiled the new Individual Program for the 4-Series Coupe and Convertible. The company has already announced the Individual program for the high-performance M3 Saloon and M4 Coupe, last year and now it is turn to the normal models.
The Coupe has a Citrine Black metallic exterior paint job and the Convertible is finished in Pyrite Brown metallic. Both roll 19” alloy wheels with a V-spoke Style 626. (more…)
The BMW i3 has triumphed in a very competitive category, beating off stiff competition to take the title. Lauded for setting new standards, the judges praised the BMW i3 for its hot hatch pace and handling, thoughtful use of renewable energies and recycled materials as well its kerbside appeal, all helping to make it the most fun you can have in an electric car. (more…)
The engine is a .6 liter supercharged V8 – 651HP (452 kW) at 8,100RPM and 595Nm (441 lb-ft) of torque at 5,900RPM. 0-200 km/h in 12.2 seconds and a top speed of over 337 km/h (210 mph). There is also a full titanium lightweight exhaust system with racing catalytic converters. (more…)
BMW will offer the 740Ld xDrive in the US with pricing starting from $83,425 (including $925 destination and handling tax). The long-wheelbase model will join the others Advanced Diesel models in the US.
2015 BMW 7-Series 740Ld xDrive is powered by a 3.0 liter TwinPower Turbo six-cylinder diesel – 258HP (190 kW) and 560Nm (413 lb-ft) of torque. It is connected to an 8-speed automatic ZF transmission and the world’s most intelligent all-wheel drive system – xDrive. 0-100 km/h in 6.1 seconds and a top speed of 250 km/h (155 mph) – electronically limited. (more…)
BMW is going to offer a lot of interesting models and upgrades this year. The German manufacturer will offer 218d, 225d, 335d Gran Turismo xDrive, 430d xDrive and 428i.
The 2-Series Coupe will be available as 218d – 143HP (105 kW) and 320Nm (236 lb-ft) of torque and 225d – 218HP (160 kW) and 450Nm (333 lb-ft). The 218d comes with 6-speed manual and can be paired with 8-speed automatic, while the 225d is only available with 8-speed automatic gearbox. BMW 218d Coupe accelerates 0-100 km/h in 8.9 seconds, while the 225d Coupe needs only 6.3 seconds. The small diesel consumes 4.2 liters / 100 km, while the powerful one needs 4.7 liters / 100 km. (more…)
The power of his will is epic, because after a horrible crash in 2004, Alex lost both his legs. Still, he managed to get gold medals at the 2012 paralympic games in London. Now, Alex at the age of 47 is returning to car racing once again.
“Even after leaving the sport in 2009, I was still a racing driver at heart”, commented Zanardi.
Duke Dynamics has announced their lastest project based on 2014 BMW M4. The tuning package includes complete aerodynamics body kit.
The exterior comes with a new front bumper with a three-piece carbon fiber front lip spoiler. There is also a new vented front hood, a pair of carbon fiber side skirts and extended wheel arches. At the rear we can see a carbon fiber diffuser and a carbon fiber or fiberglass rear spoiler.
The body kit will be unveiled at Bimmerfest 2014 and sales will begin in July. (more…)