It is tough being part of such a competitive landscape as the motoring industry; especially when you are one of the premium brands in the sector. Car makers, like BMW, are constantly having their sales figures scrutinised, their models regularly critiqued and their green credentials mocked. September has been a bit of a mixed month for fans of BMW with mostly good news, but some bad and here’s what has been making the headlines: (more…)
Prior Design has introduced their latest project based on BMW X5 E70. The name of the project is PD5X and it includes a complete widebody aerodynamics package.
The exterior boasts redesigned front bumper with a lip spoiler, widened side skirts and modified rear bumper with a diffuser attached. There are also extended wheel arches and huge air vents. Last, but not least is the new front hood with air ducts. (more…)
BMW Motorsport has revealed full details of the 2014 M235i Racing. The specially prepared track car packs a lot of high performance upgrades and improved engine.
The dimensions are 4,454mm in length, 1,861mm in width, 1,380mm in height and a 2,690mm wheelbase. It rolls 18” alloy wheels fitted with performance tires.
The suspension is reworked by H&R and KW – H&R suspension springs and KW shock absorbers, front and rear H&R anti-roll bars and high-performance brakes with 4-piston fixed calipers. (more…)
Hallmark MINI style and technology lifted straight from the race track come together to mould the inimitable character of a John Cooper Works model, rendering the MINI sub-brand a byword for irresistible go-kart feeling and genuine everyday usability. And now a new contender for pole position has emerged to take this successful concept to the next stage and bring the promise of maximum driving fun to the small car segment. (more…)
Piano, Piano! The attitude to life typical of many Italian regions certainly doesn’t apply to Nardò in Southern Italy.
There, under the headline “Beyond 300 km/h”, a high speed test was performed under the auspices of “CONTINENTAL AG” in collaboration with the editorial team of the car magazine “Auto Bild sportscars”. (more…)
Schmidt Revolution has announced their latest project based on BMW 3-Series F30 335i. The high-performance saloon has received both styling and performance upgrades.
Schmidt BMW 335i F30 rolls three-piece 20” FS Line including RADINOX outer rims from stainless steel in 8.5J x 20” fitted with Continental 5P in 235/35 R20 on the front axle or in 10J x 20” fitted with 265/30 R20 on the rear axle attract particular attention. The price for the entire set is €6,499. (more…)
The BMW X1 is known as a pioneer and global market leader in the premium Sports Activity Vehicle and SUV segment – it is a prime example of sheer driving pleasure, bold design and premium character that is unrivalled in its class. In the spring of 2014, the compact BMW X is raising the standard for this segment even higher with eye-catching exterior accents, a more refined interior ambience and innovative equipment features. The very latest Internet-based services are being added to the range of BMW ConnectedDrive features in order to provide those drivers with modern “connectivity lifestyles” with the best mobility services available. (more…)
Classic roadster proportions, superior engine and drivetrain technology plus innovative equipment features highlight the individual character of the BMW Z4. The two-seater features an electric retractable hardtop that can be raised or lowered when the vehicle is in motion, a feature that makes driving a joy under sunny skies or any kind of weather conditions all year long. The equipment package known as Pure Fusion Design adds an exclusive aesthetic appeal to the sporty open-air experience. (more…)
BMW today announced the all-new BMW M3 Sedan and BMW M4 Coupe models, which capitalize on the strengths of the latest 3 Series Sedan and fresh 4 Series Coupe models as their respective foundations. As the first-ever BMW M cars to feature the achievement of an engineered-in reduction in curb weight from one generation to the next, the all-new M3 and M4 stand poised to attack corners, hills, and braking zones, and will vigorously defend BMW M’s decades-strong position as segment leader around the world. (more…)
The company MB Individual Cars from Augsburg, Germany, has developed a voluminous spoiler packet of ultralight but nevertheless highly strong real carbon for the „face lifted“ BMW Z4 (E89) for the season of springtime 2013, that the Augsburg company will bring out in the beginning of the year 2014 in a limited to 25 units quantity, with MOT certificate, of course. (more…)
Feeling passionate about cars? Always been on the opinion that by the model of the car you can judge the character of a person? Turning your head every time you see a masterful machine on the road? And if you have said “yes” to one of those questions then undeniably it is your car that defines your world. (more…)