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2011 BMW X3 (video)

Apr
27
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2011 bmw x3 xdrive 35i thumb2 2011 BMW X3 (video)BMW has recently released the new version of the well-known X3. The compact-SUV wasn’t the best car of the manufacturer, but it was very well sold. However, the 2011 X3 is completely different and as we hope, way better than the predecessor.

The engine line-up includes a 2.0 liter diesel in X3 xDrive2.0d with 184HP and 380Nm of torque. Top speed – 210 km/h and 8.5 seconds to 100 km/h. The top version is 3.0 liter twin-turbo charged six-cylinder in X3 xDrive35i with 306HP and 400Nm of torque. Top speed  - 245 km/h and the 0 to 100 km/h takes only 5.7 seconds.

2011 BMW X3 xDrive35i is priced at 51 850 Euro and xDrive20d is priced at 39 100 Euro. (more…)

Hamann 2012 BMW 6-Series Cabrio

Apr
27
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hamann 2012 bmw 6 series cabrio thumb Hamann 2012 BMW 6 Series CabrioHamann has released some photos of the new BMW 6-Series Convertible. The company didn’t release any further information about styling and performance packages.

Hamann 2012 BMW 6-Series Cabriolet features a quad exhaust system and some nice sets of alloys. Performance upgrades will be offered for the 640i and 650i. (more…)

Manhart M3 V8R Biturbo (video)

Apr
26
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Manhart BMW M3 V8R Biturbo 644 thumb Manhart M3 V8R Biturbo (video)Manhart Racing put a mighty 4.4 liter V8 twin-turbo engine from X6M into E92 M3. The name of the project is Manhart V8R.

What is more, the engine is boosted to the staggering 734PS (540 kW) and 870Nm (644 lb-ft) of torque. 0-100 km/h in 3.3 seconds and top speed of more than 330 km/h.

Of course, the M3 also received some aerodynamics modifications and new paint job. The interior boasts BMW performance seats. (more…)

Mansory BMW 7-Series F01 and F02

Apr
26
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Mansory BMW 7 Series F01 and F02 thumb Mansory BMW 7 Series F01 and F02Mansory has revealed their tuning program for the flagship sedan of BMW – the 7-Series F01 and F02 (long version).

The exterior modifications include a new front bumper with integrated LED daytime running lights and a new carbon grille. Over the rear windscreen is a roof spoiler and the back end features a new apron, diffuser and integrated stainless-steel quad-pipes from the new sport exhaust system fitted by Mansory.

There are performance packages for the mighty 750i and the 760Li. The 750i with a 4.4-liter twin-turbo V8 consists of an ECU remap and sport air filter – the total power is 490HP (360 kW) and 720Nm (531 lb-ft). (more…)

G-Power X6 ///M Typhoon S

Apr
25
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g power x6 m typhoon s thum G Power X6 ///M Typhoon SG-POWER is proud to present one of the world’s most powerful BMW X6 M models. The X6 M modified by G-POWER boasts a TYPHOON S body kit, a titanium exhaust system and an output of 725 hp.

The TYPHOON S body kit, derived from the TYPHOON wide-body kit, enables an increase in cooling performance of up to 15% for the 4.4l V8 twin-turbo power unit in the BMW X6 M, paving the way for an increase of 170 hp in base output, taking it to a formidable 725 hp. (more…)

Prior Design BMW 6-Series Coupe F12

Apr
25
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BMW 6er Prior design thumb Prior Design BMW 6 Series Coupe F12Prior Design has announced a special styling package for the 2012 BMW 6-series Coupe F12. There is no details about performance modifications, but the exterior is completely reworked.

It boasts includes a new front bumper with large air intakes, LED lights and carbon fiber lip spoiler. There is also a new front hood and the grille kidneys are painted in black. The package also includes new side skirts and rear bumper with black areas around the exhaust tips. Prior design has also added a small air diffuser.

The final touch is a set of enormous alloy wheels fitted with low profile tires and finished in matte black. (more…)

Hamann Tycoon Evo ///M

Apr
24
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Hamann Tycoon Evo M X6 thumb Hamann Tycoon Evo ///MHAMANN-Motorsport presents the TYCOON EVO M based on the new BMW X6 M

HAMANN-Motorsport, the renowned specialist for exquisite refinements of BMW-automobiles shows its latest developments on the 80th Geneva Motor Show. The masculine show-piece on the HAMANN exhibition stand with 200 square metres is the world premiere of the 670 hp/493kW strong and 300 km/h fast TYCOON EVO M based on the BMW X6 M.

The TYCOON EVO M – powerful appearance with striking design

Already the shape of the TYCOON EVO M with its impressive broad built gives a good hint of what is to be discovered. Mainly responsible for that are the front and the rear wing extensions made of light composite materials. (more…)

BMW 1-Series M Coupe Safety Car

Apr
24
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TBMW 1 Series M Coupe Safety Car thumb BMW 1 Series M Coupe Safety Carhe BMW 1-Series M Coupe has been chosen to be official safety car of MotoGP.

The safety car is a prototype and shares little with the production model except the drivetrain, which is a 3.0 liter twin-turbocharged I6 with 340HP (250 kW).

The upgrades include carbon-fiber components – the new bonnet with large air intakes, and polycarbonate side and rear windows. There’s also a front apron with air induction, a front splitter, a spoiler lip on the boot and an adjustable rear wing for additional downforce. A titanium exhaust supplied by Akropovic delivers the proper roar to rouse the crowds. All that helps reduce weight on the 1-Series M Coupe for this particular mission. (more…)

2012 BMW 650i Coupe

Apr
23
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2012 650i Coupe thumb 2012 BMW 650i CoupeThe new BMW 6 Series Coupe

Captivating aesthetics, top-class performance, an exclusive interior and exceptionally innovative equipment features give the third-generation BMW 6 Series Coupe “dream car” credentials.

  • Vehicle concept is unparalleled in the premium segment, combining the dynamics of a 2+2-seater sports car with outstanding touring com-fort; body length and wheelbase 75 millimetres longer than the prede-cessor model, enhancing seating comfort for rear passengers; ex-tremely sporty appearance thanks to a 39-millimetre increase in width and 5-millimetre reduction in height.
  • Two engine variants available from launch: BMW 650i Coupe with eight-cylinder powerplant (300 kW/407 hp), BMW 640i Coupe with six-in-line petrol unit (235 kW/320 hp). (more…)

BMW 5-series Gran Turismo Trussardi

Apr
23
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bmw 5er gran turismo trussardi thumb BMW 5 series Gran Turismo TrussardiBMW Italy and Italian fashion house Trussardi have announced the limited edition 5-Series Gran Turismo Trussardi.

The project was devised to celebrate Trussardi’s 100th birthday and features the BMW 5-Series GT dressed in a new color called “Heraldic Brown”. The Trussardi logo, a Greyhound inside a coat of arms, also adorns the exterior – on the front fender and at the sides below the indicator lights.

The 5-Series GT Trussardi rides on 20-inch alloy wheels in a no. 316 double-spoke design.

Inside the cabin is finished in Leather Glove Beige with a stitching inspired by a classic Trussardi glove design and more Trussardi logos on the headrest and center console. (more…)

AC Schnitzer BMW F10 550i

Apr
20
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2 thumb AC Schnitzer BMW F10 550iThe ACS5 Sport S is based on BMW F10 550i. It comes with more power, the same fuel economy and nice exterior upgrades.

The ACS5 Sport S is powered by a  4.4 liter V8 with 540HP (397 kW) and 750 Nm (553 lb-ft) of torque, which is an increase of 133HP and 150Nm of torque. 0-100 km/h in 4.5 seconds and top speed is 320 km/h (198 mph). (more…)

ACS 99d BMW Z4

Apr
20
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99d thumb ACS 99d BMW Z4AC Schnitzer also reworked the Z4-Series. The name of the project is 99d inspired by the 320d Efficient Dynamics edition. The 2.0 liter diesel delivers 190HP (140 kW) and 420 Nm (310 lb-ft) of torque. 0-100 km/h in 6.9 seconds and a top speed of 235 km/h.

The fuel-economy is just impressive 3.8 liters/100 km and CO2 emissions are 99 g/km. AC Schnitzer makes those numbers by means of a 230 kg reduction in weight.

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