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…)
Vorsteiner Flow Forged V-FF 103 for the BMW F32 435i
BMW Alpina B6 xDrive Gran Coupe More Power and Refinement Than EverIND BMW M235i Blue Ice
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…)
For the excellent driving performance, the tuning company JMS offers now a new style for m-technic versions of BMW E92/93.
The tuning company offers a KW stainless steel coil over kit with 55mm/45mm lowering – 1059 Euro. There is a set of new black polished rims 9J × 19″ fitted with 235/35 R19 tires – 2399 Euros.
At the rear JMS has also put H&R spacers with 2×20mm dimensions – 119 Euros. The new front apron costs 249 Euros. (more…)
The Z8 model manufactured by BMW between March 2000 and July 2003 is included in the number above. It also includes 555 Alpina version cars (450 of them were equipped with an automatic gearbox and were shipped to the USA). They feature a wider radiator grill and side air intakes which were created by Henrik Fisker – based on the 1955 BMW 507 – and have almost become a rarity, certainly better known to experts as the E52 internal type. Even the standard roadster featuring a 5.0 liter V8 engine from M5 (E39S) provides impressive 294 kW (= 400 hp) and max. torque of 500 Nm. (more…)
- World premiere of the BMW ActiveHybrid 5, the most powerful and efficient full
hybrid in its segment.
- Exceptional balance between power output (250 kW/340 hp) and
CO2 emissions (149 g/km).
- Prominent electric driving experience; range under purely electric power:
four kilometres (approx. 2.5 miles), top speed under purely electric power:
60 km/h (37 mph).
- Coasting mode (with the engine switched off) active at up to 160 km/h (100
- Forward-looking intelligent energy management.
- E-boost function delivers extremely dynamic acceleration.
- Stationary climate control as standard. (more…)
The new BMW M GmbH product range offers customers more ways to experience Sheer Driving Pleasure with an even sharper sporting edge. The BMW M Performance Automobiles stand out with their exceptionally powerful engines, enhanced agility and precision handling, their emotion-laden design and unrestricted everyday practicality, and their impressive efficiency given the performance on offer. All are based on current BMW models, BMW M GmbH using its vast pool of expertise to carry out carefully targeted technical and design modifications. (more…)
The M performance TwinPower Turbo Inline 6-cylinder diesel engine has 3.0 liters of displacement and three turbochargers. The result is 381PS (280 kW) and 740Nm (546 lb-ft) of torque. From 0 to 100 km/h in 4.7 seconds and the fuel consumption is amazing 6.3 liters per 100 km and emission of just 165 g/km of CO2.
The new amazing engine is mated to a new amazing gearbox – ZF 8-speed automatic transmission sending all that torque to the world’s most intelligent xDrive AWD system.
“They are very sporty for a street legal car” said Head of Sales and Marketing BMW M GmbH, Brian Watts. (more…)
Outside the new X6 M features different front grille and new LED headlights. The interior will now feature better choice of new leather upholstery.
2013 BMW X6 M is powered by a brutal 4.4 liter twin-turbocharged V8 with 555PS (408 kW) at 6000RPM and 680Nm (502 lb-ft) of torque at just 1500RPM. It is mated to a 6-speed M-Sport automatic gearbox with paddleshifters on the steering wheel. The power is put on the road through the world’s most intelligent AWD system – xDrive.
The performance is superb – 4.7 seconds to 100 km/h, to 200 km/h – 16.9 seconds and a top speed of 250 km/h (155 mph) – electronically limited. (more…)
Romeo Ferraris, Italian tuning house with the famous Centaur (us) as a logo, we know especially of heavily inflated Fiatjes, but they tackle really big cars, like the 599 GTO. Their latest project: the BMW M5.
Admittedly, it is not the first tuned M5 that passes here, and certainly not the last. This is, unlike most others, but one where you do not see that further down to the 4.4 liter V8 is pieced.
Standard, the M5 560 hp and 680 Nm, Romeo Ferraris addresses this in 2 phases. The most powerful variant offers an extra 97 HP and 110 Nm, which the Bavarian super sedan at 657 hp and 790 Nm convenience. Without (again) this on the outside to betray. Yes, if you look carefully, you see that the outlets have grown in diameter.
Through a ‘module’ is 75hp and 88Nm, exhaust system with titanium mufflers do the rest. (more…)