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BMW is set to add another variant of the Coupe and Convertible to the BMW 6 Series line-up with the arrival of the BMW 640d xDrive Coupe and Convertible in spring 2012. Intelligent all-wheel drive – making its debut in the BMW 6 Series – teams up with a six-cylinder in-line diesel engine featuring BMW TwinPower Turbo technology to take driving pleasure to another new level. The combination of a diesel engine and BMW xDrive all-wheel drive, which will also be found in the BMW 640d xDrive Convertible, gives the BMW 6 Series a spread of abilities none of its rivals can match. (more…)
BMW presents the concept study of a BMW M Performance automobile featuring a six-cylinder petrol engine – consistent further development of the new BMW 1 Series’ dynamic characteristics – world premiere at the 2012 Geneva International Motor Show.
Simultaneously with the world premiere of the first BMW M Performance automobiles, BMW’s concept study of a further model from this new product category will be showcased on the media days (6 – 7 March 2012) at this year’s Geneva International Motor Show. The BMW Concept M135i consistently utilises the dynamic potential of the new BMW 1 Series for the concept of the first BMW M Performance automobile featuring a straight six-cylinder petrol engine. The body design of the BMW Concept M135i assigns the youthful and sporty looks of the new BMW 1 Series to a three-door compact model, complementing it with the distinctive athleticism so typical of a BMW M Performance automobile. (more…)
BMW M5 F10: Just arrived at the show room – and already customized – G-POWER isn’t just fast when it comes to HIGH-SPEED world records!
The all new BMW M5 is already fast when it comes from the factory. Now G-POWER makes it even faster. The G-POWER Bi-Tronik III pushes the factory 560 hp/ 680 Nm to 640 hp/ 777 Nm. 21 inch G-POWER “SILVERSTONE RS” alloy wheels with MICHELIN Pilot Super Sport tyres in the dimension 265/30 ZR 21 and 305/25 ZR 21, G-POWER coil-over suspension, stainless steel sport rear muffler featuring the legendary G-POWER “DEEPTONE” technology and the G-POWER Ceramic Braking System round up the G-POWER package for the BMW M5 F10. (more…)
M550d xDrive is powered by a three-turbocharged 3.0 liter diesel engine with 381PS (280 kW) and 740Nm (546 lb-ft) of torque. 0-100 km/h in 4.7 seconds and a top speed of 250 km/h (155 mph). Other impressive thing is the fuel consumption of just 6.3 liters per 100 km on combined cycle with 165 g/km of CO2.
The engine is mated to a ZF 8-speed automatic gearbox.
In the video you will be able to enjoy the nice sound of a diesel reminding more of a real sports car, instead of family saloon.
The 2012 F10 M550d xDrive starts at €80 800. (more…)
2012 Alpina B5 Bi-Turbo is powered by the famous twin-turbocharged 4.4 liter V8 now delivering 540PS (397 kW) and 730Nm (538 lb-ft). This is an increase of 33PS (24 kW) and 30Nm (22 lb-ft) over the previous version. The acceleration to 100 km/h is faster with 0.2 seconds – 4.5 s and the top speed is 319 km/h (198 mph), which is 12 km/h (7 mph) more. (more…)
The exterior is slightly touched with adding new front and rear skirts and sets of different wheels in dimensions from 18” to 20” fitted with proper tires. There is no information about the interior, but the owners won’t be disappointed. A set of aluminum ACS pedals are planned as well as ACS floor mats and sports steering wheel and knob. (more…)
New edition of the BMW M6 in Coupe and Convertible body variants; generous dose of M feeling combined with alluring design aesthetics, a luxurious aura, seating for four and innovative equipment features; high-performance sports car with superior performance attributes and extremely exclusive character; BMW M6 Coupe and BMW M6 Convertible both occupy a unique position in the premium segment of the executive class thanks to their blend of outstanding dynamics, hallmark M conceptual harmony and everyday usability; further development of both concepts breaks new ground with significantly improved efficiency, optimised controls for individualising the car set-up and a wider variety of driver assistance systems and infotainment functions available from BMW ConnectedDrive. (more…)
Innovative alterations to the range of engines and equipment emphasise the dynamic character of the two Sports Activity Vehicles – BMW X3 xDrive28i now with exceptionally high-performing BMW TwinPower Turbo power unit – Driving Experience Control standard on all BMW X3 model variants- BMW X5 now also available in the M Sport Edition.
Munich. Dynamic handling characteristics are still the trademark of BMW’s Sports Activity Vehicles. In each of their segments both the BMW X3 and the BMW X5 are seen as the benchmark for agility and driving pleasure. In the spring of 2012, the sporting character of the two BMW X models will be further underscored by innovations added to the range of engines and equipment features. (more…)
CLR 600 GT features an aerodynamic body kit consisting of a front bumper lower spoiler with LED daytime driving lights, side skirts and rear diffuser. Suspension is lowered by 20mm and GTB-Monoblock 9 and 10.5 x 20-inch wheels round out the look.
Under the hood, the 6er Convertible has a 4.4-liter twin turbo V8 makes 490 HP (360 kW) compared to the standard 408 HP (300 kW). Torque from 600 Nm (443 lb-ft) to 720 Nm (531 lb-ft). (more…)
BMW of North America has just announced the price tag for their all-new 2013 BMW 640i Gran Coupe. It starts from $76 895 which includes as well the destination charge. The TwinPower Turbo 6-cylinder powered 640i Gran Coupe is the initial model of the range and will be at dealerships across the U.S, in the early summer of this year. Later in the summer will be also launched the TwinPower Turbo V-8 powered 2013 BMW 650i Gran Coupe and the 2013 BMW 650i xDrive Gran Coupe. (more…)
The 4.4 liter twin-turbocharged V8 is tuned to 540HP (397 kW) and 750Nm (555 lb-ft) of torque. 0-100 km/h in 4.5 s and a top speed of 320 km/h (199 mph).
The sports saloon comes with complete aerodynamics package from Schnitzer as well as a set of big wheels fitted with performance tires.
The interior is also pimped by AC Schnitzer. It comes with leather bucket seats and AC Schnitzer sports steering wheel. (more…)