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BMW M6 GranCoupe

Nov
12
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We have been in attendance at the 40 Years of M event at the Nurburgring for the past few days. Besides all the awesome M cars here for driving and ogling (more on those later), BMW M brought out a special treat sneak peek during M Night – the BMW M6 Gran Coupe! Also revealed at the event was the BMW M3 DTM Champion Edition Coupe.

Though technical details were not provided at the sneak preview, it will obviously be powered by the same S63Tu engine from the F10 M5, F12 M6 convertible, and F13 M6 coupe, likely with the same output (560hp). A 7 speed DCT transmission will be available and no word yet on a possible manual option. (more…)

BMW M3 E92 and M5 F10 Tuned By IND

Nov
08
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We all know that IND is a great tuning performance company and they have proved that more than once. “Our clients are our best asset” has been repeated in their garage for so many years that it has become a sort of mantra for all the people working there.

Their newest customer – Louis hasn’t made a mistake when he asked them for consultation about his two beasts M3 and M5.The first idea was some small steps improving these two cars to be made but lately Louis gave IND the creative freedom they have really needed the whole time. The new color schemes and combinations are absolutely stunning. The M3 is a result of this creative freedom, with the Lamborghini Rosso Vik BBS FI wheels and ESS Supercharger manifold attesting to the fact that Louis is not afraid to add a bit of color and excitement to his modified cars. (more…)

BMW 1-Series M Coupe V10 – 507HP and 514Nm

Nov
08
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6331 BMW 1 Series M Coupe (E82) were built, but many has missed the opportunity to order the highly anticipated compact sports and annoyed now immeasurably. Fortunately, there are also a solution for these cases, because TJ vehicle design from the Taunus turns any ordinary 1 Series Coupe with the best ingredients a vehicle must not hide behind the lines from Garching.

While G-Power has been shown recently that in the engine compartment the BMW 1-series to accommodate a supercharged V8, can go TJ an even higher step: The by his fans still beloved high-revving V10 with the internal code S85 known from the last generation of BMW M5 and BMW M6, can also be accommodated in the 1er. (more…)

1986 BMW M5 E28: The original super 4-door

In the slipstream of the DTM winners: BMW M Performance at the Essen Motor Show 2012

Nov
07
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Just a few weeks after the triple triumph at the German Touring Car Masters (DTM), the BMW appearance at the Essen Motor Show 2012 is inspired by the brand’s sensationally successful comeback season. The current BMW M Performance range is presented at the international tuning fair, celebrating the success of BMW in the driver, team and manufacturer rankings. The retrofit products from the program of Original BMW Accessories perfectly exemplify the intensive transfer of technology from motor racing. The range of products from the areas of drive, suspension, aerodynamics and cockpit is currently being extended to other BMW models. At the Essen Motor Show from December 1st – 9th 2012, visitors will be able to see the world premiere of the BMW M Performance accessories for the new BMW 3 Series Touring (available from April 2013). There will also be an attractive program of activities to create DTM atmosphere and motor racing flair at the exhibition stand, which covers a surface area of approximately 480 square metres. For example trade fair visitors will be able to take part in the “Pit Stop Challenge”, demonstrating their tyre-changing skills on a DTM racing car or be able to obtain BMW DTM driver’s original signatures at one of the autograph sessions. (more…)

2014 BMW X5 M spied

G-Power BMW G1 V8 Hurricane RS

Nov
06
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G1 V8 HURRICANE RS
• 600 hp / 441 kW at 7.800 rpm (+ 240 hp / 176 kW)

• 580 Nm at 3.900 rpm (+ 80 Nm)

• V-max: >330 km/h

• 0-100 km/h: 4,4s

• 0-200 km/h: 12,7s

• G-POWER conversion to M3 V8 engine incl. stainless steel exhaust system

• G-POWER conversion to DCT gear box

• G-POWER M3 S65 supercharger system SK II

• G-POWER 20’’ SILVERSTONE DIAMOND wheel set

• G-POWER bonnet and boot lid made from Carbon fibre

• G-POWER coil-over suspension GM1-RS Clubsport

• G-POWER Ceramic braking system (more…)

BMW 1-Series 116d – 2.7 l / 100 km

Nov
06
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BMW’s award-winning and cleanest car currently on sale in the UK now has another accolade. A BMW 116d EfficientDynamics five-door Hatchback entered into the RAC Future Car Challenge 2012 achieved an outstanding103mpg over the 64-mile Brighton to London route, winning the Best Internal Combustion Engine class in the process. (more…)

BMW M5 E34 – drift

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