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2014 Geneva Motor Show: BMW 2-Series Active Tourer

Mar
05
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BMW 2 Series Active Tourer in Geneva 2014 Geneva Motor Show: BMW 2 Series Active Tourer BMW is currently exhibiting their biggest failure in history of automobile manufacturing – the front wheel drive 2-Series Active Tourer. This disappointment is being presented at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show.

It is designed to compete versus Mercedes-Benz B-Class, but it already lost the battle, because Mercedes has a lot bigger experience in making strange cars… and trucks.

Otherwise, the 2-Series Active Tourer boasts nice interior with a “semi-command” seating position, nice accents and a 40:20:40 split-folding rear seat. There is also leather upholstery, wood trim elements and a GPS SAT NAV upon request. (more…)

AC Schnitzer BMW X5 F15

Mar
04
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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
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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…)

2017 BMW X2

Feb
27
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2017 BMW X2 01 2017 BMW X2BMW is actually going to produce the small crossover X2, which will be based on the 2nd generation of X1. The X2 Sports Activity Vehicle  is confirmed for production and is expected to hit the market sometime in 2017.

2017 BMW X2 boasts sporty exterior and will also offer more interior space compared to its smaller sibling the X1. The X2 will complete the range after the introducing of the upcoming X4 model. Of course, the X2 will be a 5-door coupe SAV.

The engines will be derived from the X1 – three and four-cylinder petrol and diesel units with capacity between 1.5 to 2.0 liters and power from 120HP to 250HP. (more…)

2014 BMW M4 Convertible [spy photos]

Feb
26
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BMW M4 Convertible spy photo t 2014 BMW M4 Convertible [spy photos]Here are several pictures of the upcoming BMW M4 Convertible, which is expected to make its official public debut at the Geneva Motor Show, next week. The car is production ready and wears minimum camouflage, so this is the final exterior look.

It will come with a foldable metal roof as well as a sculpted hood, bigger wheel arches and four exhaust tips. The engine will be the same as in M3 – a 3.0 liter six-cylinder TwinPower Turbo with 431 HP (317 kW) and 550 Nm (406 lb-ft) of torque. It will be connected to a 6-speed manual gearbox or an optional 7-speed DCT (double-clutch transmission). 0-100 km/h in around 4.5 seconds and a top speed of 250 km/h (155 mph) – electronically limited.

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2015 BMW X4 [spy photos]

Feb
25
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  2015 BMW X4 t 2015 BMW X4 [spy photos]Worldcarfans has published several spy photos of the all-new BMW X4. The compact crossover is in its final testing phase and look pretty much production ready.

The new X4 draws inspiration of its big brother (the X6) and rides on X3 platform. The SAC (Sports Activity Coupe) boasts aggressive design and bold appearance. The engine range will be taken from the latest X3 model, so it will feature a number of petrol and diesel engines. (more…)

Alpina B4 Bi-Turbo Convertible based on BMW 4-Series 335i Convertible

Feb
24
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Alpina B4 Bi Turbo Convertible t Alpina B4 Bi Turbo Convertible based on BMW 4 Series 335i ConvertibleAlpina has announced the B4 Bi-Turbo Convertible based on the all-new 4-Series 335i Convertible. The stylish drop-top will make its official debut at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show, next week.

Outside, the B4 Bi-Turbo boasts a complete body kit including front and rear aprons, a sports exhaust system and a set of 20” alloy wheels. The interior features heated leather sport seats, a sport steering wheel and Alpina branded door sills plates. Other highlights include embroidered headrests and special floor mats. (more…)

Duke Dynamics BMW Z4 Wide Body

Feb
21
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Duke Dynamics BMW Z4 Wide Body Kit tt Duke Dynamics BMW Z4 Wide BodyDuke Dynamics has announced their latest project based on BMW Z4 Facelift.

The roadster boasts a complete wide body kit including a new front bumper, a pair of bigger side skirts as well as front and rear wheel arch extensions. There is also a new rear bumper with a diffuser. Last, but not least is the ventilated front hood and a set of 20” SSR Executor CV01 wheels fitted with Nitto Invo tires.

Upon request, a carbon fiber front lip spoiler and a “CSL” trunk also from carbon fiber can be installed. (more…)

MB Individual BMW E91 335i Touring – 400HP

Feb
20
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MB Individual BMW E91 335i Touring tt MB Individual BMW E91 335i Touring   400HPMB Individual Cars has unveiled their latest project based on BMW E91 335i Touring. The estate comes with styling and performance ugprades.

The 3.0 liter turbocharged gasoline engine is boosted to 400HP (294 kW) – an increase of 94HP. The result is thanks to a new piper cross air filter, sports middle muffler and tail-pipes as well as an ECU re-map.

Other upgrades include a matte blue metallic exterior wrap and tinted windows. There is also a bi-color wrap for the rear diffuser and partial wrap for the interior. The front of the car gets a new bumper from the 1-Series Coupe, a hood from the facelift model and ///M side sills as well as LED headlamps and Blackline taillights. (more…)

AC Schnitzer ACS4 based on BMW 4-Series 428i Coupe

Feb
19
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AC Schnitzer ACS4 BMW 4 Series 428i Coupe tt AC Schnitzer ACS4 based on BMW 4 Series 428i CoupeAC Schnitzer has unveiled the ACS4 2.8i Coupe based on the all-new BMW 4-Series 428i. The coupe was tested on a racetrack in Barcelona by a DTM driver named Bruno Spengler, who made several laps in extremely wet conditions.

The 2.0 liter turbocharged petrol engine is boosted to 294HP (216 kW) and do 0-100 km/h in 5.7 seconds and 80-180 km/h in just 12.7 seconds. The top speed is electronically limited at 250 km/h (155 mph).

Otherwise, the exterior boasts front and rear bumpers extensions, new wheels, police lights and police decals for the sides, hood and mirrors. (more…)

KTW BMW 1-Series Black and White

Feb
18
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KTW BMW 1 Series Black and White tt KTW BMW 1 Series Black and WhiteKTW Tuning has announced two tuned cars based on BMW 1-Series 116i model. The White and Black versions come with slightly different upgrades and prices.

The 116i Black boasts Essen TN-9 Black aluminum rims – 8.5J x 20” ET35 with 235/30ZR20 88Y tires. There are also red coated brake calipers, H&R lower suspension settings, foil wrapped BMW kidneys and interior ledges. The side and back windows are tinted black. The price is €22,999. (more…)

2014 BMW X5 M Performance

Feb
17
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2014 bmw x5 m performance parts tt 2014 BMW X5 M PerformanceBMW US is going to present a new range of ///M Performance accessories for the 2014 X5. The third generation of X5 will also benefit from the nice upgrades offered by the manufacturer. Currently, BMW is offering /// M Performance Parts for a wide variety of models and now it is turn to the new X5 to join them.

The exterior comes with carbon fiber mirror caps, front splitter, rear diffuser and rear aero flaps. A rear spoiler, high-gloss black kidney grilles and M Performance rocker panel decals are also available.  Double-spoke 21” wheels with performance tires complete the aggressive look.

The interior boasts some carbon fiber parts and an Alcantara steering wheel as well as a set of stainless steel pedals. (more…)