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AC Schnitzer BMW 6-series Gran Coupe

Jul
20
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bmw hot3 AC Schnitzer BMW 6 series Gran CoupePowerful dynamics, sporting performance and exclusive elegance in perfect form became available with the BMW 6-series Gran Coupé. Tuning fans can rejoice: once again AC Schnitzer has reinvented the top class four-door coupé.

With a performance upgrade from 313 to 360 HP in the BMW 640d and from 320 to 360 HP in the 640i, AC Schnitzer again impressively demonstrates that there are no upper limits to dynamics and sporting performance. The concentrated power band widened by the Aachen specialists with intelligent technology is documented by the AC Schnitzer engine bay styling for the 6-series Gran Coupé. The AC Schnitzer twin sports rear silencer with chromed “Sports Trim” tailpipes (right/left), also available in export version, provides the matching sound track. (more…)

Kelleners Sport BMW 3-series F30

Jul
20
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Kelleners Sport BMW 3 series F30 thumb Kelleners Sport BMW 3 series F30With a history stretching back over more than 25 years, Kelleners Sport has great experience in modifying BMW automobiles. The company created an extensive range of tuning products for the first 3-Series. Hence, it is both an obligation and an ambition to develop a comprehensive Sports Package for the new model (F30).

Performance increases are available for all diesel and petrol engines. For example, Kelleners Sport offers a performance kit for the 320d, which increases power output from 135 kW (184 hp) to 160 kW (218 hp). At the same time, maximum torque climbs from 380 to 435 Nm. In the case of the petrol engine of the 328i, power rises from 180 kW (245 PS) to 216 kW (294 PS) and max. torque from 350 to 420 Nm. The result is a significant improvement in power delivery and a higher top speed for both cars.
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Moving elegance. The BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe

Jul
18
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2013 bmw 6 series gran coupe thumb1 Moving elegance. The BMW 6 Series Gran CoupeThe presentation of the BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe sees BMW venturing into a new vehicle segment once again. The third model in the BMW 6 Series line-up follows in the tyre tracks of the Convertible and Coupe, and is the first four-door Coupe in the history of the brand. The athletic elegance of the car’s design makes it a particularly handsome addition to the range. Powerful engines and sophisticated chassis technology combine to produce an impressively dynamic driving experience. And the BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe also makes its mark with exclusive equipment features and a level of practicality unmatched by its premium four-door Coupe rivals.

At a glance.
BMW demonstrates its ongoing commitment to broadening the diversity of its model range with the presentation, for the first time, of a four-door Coupe based on the BMW 6 Series; BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe sets new benchmark in the top-class premium segment in terms of aesthetics, emotionality and modernity. (more…)

BMW M5 F10 on the beach in Wales

Jul
18
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2012 bmw m5 f10 6441 BMW M5 F10 on the beach in WalesThe fifth generation of the performance saloon is powered by a sensational twin-turbo 4.4-liter V8 with 560PS (412 kW) at 5750RPM and 680Nm(502 lb-ft) at just 1500RPM. The power plant features M TwinPower Turbo technology, twin-scroll turbochargers, high-precision direct fuel injection, VALVETRONIC variable valve control and a cross-bank exhaust manifold. All this technology delivers astonishing acceleration – 4.4 seconds to 100 km/h and just 13 seconds to 200 km/h. The top speed is electronically limited at 250 km/h (155 mph). Still ,the fuel consumption is incredibly low – .9 liters per 100 km on combined cycle (28.5 mpg) and CO2 emissions of 232 g/km. (more…)

HGK BMW E46 Drift Car for 2012 season

Jul
17
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hgk e46 thumb HGK BMW E46 Drift Car for 2012 seasonThe front and the rear end of the car are removable and all suspension parts are held on tube construction. The engine also stands on the newly created chassis. The result is amazing – just above 800 kilograms including the large LS3 V8 engine developing 500PS (368 kW) and 700Nm (517 lb-ft) of torque. (more…)

Vorsteiner BMW X5 M

Jul
17
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vorsteiner bmw x5 m thumb Vorsteiner BMW X5 MThe aerodynamics package from Vorsteiner consists of add-on front spoiler, vented race hood and a new rear diffuser. All parts are made from Carbon Fiber Autoclave Pre-Preg to add strength and durability while maintaining a high class look.

There are no words about performance package for the mighty 4.4 liter twin-turbocharged V8 delivering 555PS (408 kW) at 6000RPM and 680Nm (500 lb-ft) from just 1500RPM. The engine is mated to a 6-speed M Sports Automatic gearbox with aluminum paddleshifters on steering wheel. 0 to 100 km/h in 5 seconds and top speed of 250 km/h (155 mph) – electronically limited.

The X5 M comes with 10 mm lower Adaptive Drive suspension, 4-piston calipers at the front with huge 396mm brake discs. (more…)

BMW M5 F10 vs Porsche Panamera S vs Mercedes E63 AMG vs Jaguar XFR

Jul
17
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2012 bmw m5 f10 644 BMW M5 F10 vs Porsche Panamera S vs Mercedes E63 AMG vs Jaguar XFRBMW M5 powered by a brilliant twin-turbo 4.4-liter V8 with 560PS (412 kW) at 5750RPM and 680Nm(502 lb-ft) at just 1500RPM. The engine has M TwinPower Turbo technology, twin-scroll turbochargers, high-precision direct fuel injection, VALVETRONIC variable valve control and a cross-bank exhaust manifold meaning an acceleration to 100 km/h in just 4.4 seconds, to 200 km/h in 13 seconds and top speed of 250 km/h (limited).

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Senner Tuning 2012 BMW X6

Jul
16
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senner tuning 2012 bmw x6 xdrive40d thumb Senner Tuning 2012 BMW X6German tuning firm Senner Tuning AG has performed a subtle tuning transformation on an Alpine White 2010 BMW X6 xDrive40d. This diesel model is only available in Europe at the moment.

Starting with the bi-turbo 3.0-liter engine which produces 306 PS (225 kW) and 600 Nm (443 lb-ft) in standard form, the firm from Ingelheim has reprogrammed the ECU and added a sport air filter. The result is the removal of the Vmax-lock and power output increasing to 336 PS (247 kW) and 665 Nm (490 lb-ft) of torque.

The exterior is equipped with ? BMW Performance front bumper with large air intakes in the honeycomb design, glossy black kidney grilles and a rear bumoer diffuser with “special” fins. Also, the tailgate gets a trio of black rear spoilers two of which are placed on the sides of the rear glass.  (more…)

Prior Design BMW E92 and E93 M3-Style Wide Body Kit

Jul
16
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prior design bmw e92 and e93 m3 style wide body kit thumb1 Prior Design BMW E92 and E93 M3 Style Wide Body KitPrior Design has announced the complete BMW E92/E93 M3-style wide body kit for current 3-series.

The body kit includes a new front bumper, a pair of side skirts, a pair of front fenders, a rear bumper, wider rear side wall and modified hood. All parts fit to E92/E93 models and come with TUV certificate for easy entry. You can also order a matching M3 Style stainless steel silencer to complete the original look of the vehicle.

All products are made from quality Dura-Flex. This material is characterized by an excellent texture, provides sufficient flexibility combined with high stability and gives you a simple and inexpensive painting.

In addition, Prior Design allows you as a result of the high accuracy of fit and thus a simple cost-effective installation. (more…)

Alpina BMW B6 Bi-Turbo Coupe

Jul
16
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2012 bmw alpina b6 bi turbo thumb Alpina BMW B6 Bi Turbo CoupeFor Alpina, a technology driven company, standstill is a foreign word. Since the introduction of the B7 Bi-Turbo, the engineers from Buchloe, Germany, have been continuously working on the details of the turbo charging and intercooler system.

Consequently, the all-aluminium V8 power plant now produces 540hp (397kW) at a moderate 5500rpm, with a maximum torque of 700Nm from 3000rpm. Two turbo-chargers configured in parallel, each feeding one of the two cylinder banks, with specially developed large diameter exhaust-turbines allow this engine configuration to provide both exceptional power output and an abundance of torque over an especially broad rpm range while maintaining excellent throttle response at low rpm. (more…)

Alpina B3 BMW E92 GT3

Jul
13
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alpina b3 bmw e92 gt3 thumb Alpina B3 BMW E92 GT3Alpina’s recent return to international motor sport peaked this year, with the drivers Alexandros Margaritis and Dino Lunardi winning the German GT Series, the 2011 ADAC GT Masters Championship, in the Alpina BMW B6 GT3.

With this achievement Alpina purposefully demonstrates that despite a long absence from motor sports, cutting edge automotive know-how and technical expertise continues to be the foundation for the development of exclusive BMW Alpina automobiles.

Ideal circumstances to re-kindle the long-standing Alpina tradition of creating ultra small series limited editions. (more…)

2012 BMW M5 F10 – 0-314 km/h [video]

Jul
13
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2012 bmw m5 f10 13 2012 BMW M5 F10 – 0 314 km/h [video]The performance is simply astonishing – 4.4 seconds to 100 km/h, 13 seconds to 200 km/h and a top speed of 250 km/h (155 mph) – electronically limited and over 200 mph (322 km/h) without the speed governor.

All these figures are possible thanks to the staggering 4.4 liter twin-turbo V8 under the front hood. It delivers 560PS (412 kW) at 5750RPM and 680Nm(502 lb-ft) at just 1500RPM. The most powerful ///M engine features twin-scroll turbochargers, high-precision direct fuel injection, VALVETRONIC variable valve control and a cross-bank exhaust manifold. Despite the brutal performance, the engine is not so thirsty – 9.9 liters per 100 km on combined cycle (28.5 mpg) and CO2 emissions of 232 g/km. (more…)