- A styling which pays tribute to the M3 GT2 racecar- basically a street version of the vehicle
- Wide front and rear fenders
- New redesigned front and rear bumper
- Front bumper with double lip and bigger side intakes
- Exhaust is similar to the M3 GTS
- Carbon fiber hood, roof and trunk
- Rear wing is the same as in the M3 GTS
- Lightweight glass similar to the M3 GTS
- Interior is also similar to the M3 GTS (more…)
Vorsteiner BMW 4-Series F32 435i Alpine White
BMW 7-Series F02 Horse Edition2014 BMW M4 Convertible
Probably the interior will be identical to the latest X series – X1. There is no market niche in which the small SAC is targeted, but there is no doubt, that is will find its own.
If BMW start the production of X4, it probably wont look like the rendered picture, but hopefully it will take some of the muscular features of X6. (more…)
The Art car was introduced on June 1 in front of 300 VIP guests in the Centre Pompidou. At the next day, M3 GT2 Art is available to examine between 11 AM to 9 PM
Jeff Koons said: “These race cars are like life, they are powerful and there is a lot of energy,”.
“You can participate with it, add to it and let yourself transcend with its energy. There is a lot of power under that hood and I want to let my ideas transcend with the car – it’s really to connect with that power”, he commented. (more…)
X6 Interceptor is the latest creation of the russian tuning company Met-R. The mighty SAC ( Sport Activity Coupe ) already has its Lumma, Hamann, AC-Schnitzer, and Hartge versions and now it is turn to Met-R to introduce their Interceptor X6.
The tuning features complete body kit consisting of a new front bumper, a new revised grille, a rear spoiler, and a rear diffuser. It also includes aerodynamic side sills, extended wheel arches and huge BBS wheels.
There will be two available versions of the tuned X6 by MET-R – the basic, which is a little cheaper and the carbon edition variant. (more…)
BMW won three awards in five categories at the 2010 Auto Bild Design Awards. The new BMW 5 Series Saloon, the BMW X1 and the concept car BMW Vision EfficientDynamics took the first places in their categories.
More than 20 magazines, among was the Auto Bild, which is the most famous European Car Magazine had called on a total of around 40 million readers to nominate the best designed cars of the year. The choice was between 103 new models as well as concept vehicles. Again BMW was the best marque with total of three victories out of five vehicle categories.
The first winner is the BMW 5 Series Salon, which was launched only a few weeks ago, but it managed to conquer the hearts of the fans. The premium sedan boasts unique quality, driving spirit and technical equipment. (more…)
BMW 5 Series F10 passes first crash test using brake intervention system. The test have been made at the facility of the Deutscher Kraftfahrzeug-Überwachungs-Verein (DEKRA) in Neumünster near Hamburg.
The most common crashes on motorway are happen when the end of a tailback suddenly appears behind a motorway bend. In such situation, a rear-end collision is imminent.
BMW 5 Series is already equipped with anticipatory assistance systems that help reduce the risk of such accidents. The car features Active Cruise Control – an optional rear-end collision warning system incorporating a braking function that activates an alarm scenario in two stages. (more…)
G-Power M3 Tornado CS and G-Power M3 GT2 S are unveiled by the famous tuning company. The monsters have 600 horsepower under the bonnet, which are provided by V8 with mounted supercharger. The supercharger system is SK II CS, a high-performance ASA T1-522 radial compressor with dual-flow carbon air intake, substantial cast aluminum charge air cooler, cast aluminum airbox as well as a special titanium exhaust unit.
The G-Power versions have weight reduction of approximately 150 kg each, so the overall weight is less than 1 500kg. On the GT2 S conversion, these figures are achieved through a full carbon body kit, which packs a new front skirt, rear skirt, ultra-lightweight wings, redesigned carbon front lip and a multi-part carbon rear spoiler. The car is equipped with a set of 20″ 3-part SILVERSTONE RS forged wheels fitted with MICHELIN Pilot Sport Cup sports tires in the size 245/30 R 20 at the front and 315/25 R 20 at the rear axle. (more…)
The man behind the steering wheel was motoring journalist and TV presenter Tom Ford. He idn’t use efficient driving techniques such as coasting or drive deliberately slowly. Besides that, the new BMW 320d EfficientDynamics Saloon proved that the official combined figure of 68.9mpg and CO2 emissions of only 109g/km is real.
On his way to Munich, Tom achieved 75.9 mpg, and he didn’t drop the fuel consumption below 65 mpg for the entire journey. The average speed was 59.3 mph and the car achieved 68.9 mpg overall. (more…)
Alpina reworked the famous 3.0 lire straight-six engine, which originally in BMW 335i develops 306 hp, but now in B3 S Bi-Turbo, it makes 400hp at 6000 rpm and mighty torque of 540 Nm at 4500 rpm. The car has an astonishing acceleration, 0 to 62 mph in 4.7 seconds and top speed of 186 mph ( 299 km/h ). Furthermore, the car does 29.1 mpg combined and CO2 of 224 g/km. The engine put all the power on the road through six-speed automatic transmission.
Alpina B3 S Bi-Turbo features aerodynamics kit, which includes front spoiler and rear diffuser.
To finish the conversation, Alpina adds a lightweight alloys borrowed from the B7 sedan.
The new B3 S Bi-Turbo is available as a choice of Saloon, Touring, Coupe and Covertible versions. (more…)
E92 M3 by Emotion-Wheels features carbon-fiber bonnet, 19″ Wasabi matte black alloy wheel with polished outer ring. Additionaly, the car is lowered by adding H&R sports suspension set and upgraded sport exhaust system from stainless steel or titanium.
The performance is boosted by swapping the engine with new V8 bi-turbo developing the amazing 707 PS. Emotion-Wheels did not release any performance data. The original E92 M3 with mighty 4.0 liter V8 delivering 420hp accelerates from 0 to 100 km/h in 4.8 seconds, so the new one is expected to be under 4 and top speed over 300 km/h.
There is no doubt, that BMW E92 M3 by Emotion-Wheels will scare most of the people on the public roads.
AC Schnitzer BMW X6M is one of the latest projects of the company. It is based on X6M powered by V8 bi-turbo petrol engine with 555hp. The performance upgrades include removing the Vmax limiter and a sports exhaust.
Additionally, the SAC features carbon fibre AC Schnitzer engine styling, sports rear silencer with two chromed “Sports Trim“ tailpipe trims in right/left combination.
The ACS body kit includes front spoiler, rear roof spoiler, rear wing, rear diffuser and design elements for the front skirt, chromed front grille and extended wheel arches. Carbon Bonnet Vents with chromed centre web is available as an option. (more…)
The No. 25 BMW Team Schnitzer M3 GT2 of of Jorg Müller, Augusto Farfus, Uwe Alzen and Pedro Lamy took the win, in spite of an radiator change and gearbox concerns.
Porsche GT3 R Hybrid was the leader up until the 22nd hour, but the car had a engine problems. The race was over for Jörg Bergmeister, Richard Lietz, Marco Holzer and Martin Ragginger. (more…)