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G-Power BMW M3 and M4 Bi-Tronik 5 Performance Upgrade


G Power BMW M4 Bi Tronik 5 V1 2014 Front Angle G Power BMW M3 and M4 Bi Tronik 5 Performance UpgradeIn its 6th edition, the BMW M3/M4 presents with a 3.0 litres six-cylinder serial motor, thanks to its default Biturbo charge the ideal basis for additional power increases: optimisation of the motor electronics by G-POWER Bi-Tronik 5 V1 already increases power by 89 to a total of 520 PS. Raising the V-max limit permits the G-POWER M3/M4 a maximum speed in excess of 325 km/h at the same time.

The additional module Bi-Tronik 5 V1 used in the BMW M3/M4, connected upstream of the original motor control unit, records the information measured and submitted by the vehicle sensors before they reach the serial control unit. The data that are read in are modified by the Bi-Tronik 5 microprocessor and thus submitted to the serial control unit. This in turn determines the parameters required for the output, such as fuel amount and ignition time, before initiating a moderate increase of the charging pressure. (more…)

BMW at the North American International Auto Show 2015 in Detroit


BMW 6 Series Convertible 2015 front BMW at the North American International Auto Show 2015 in DetroitOn 12 January 2015, BMW will welcome in the new car year by unveiling a raft of new products at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit.

A fixture on the calendar since 1907, the event originally known as the Detroit Auto Show has a long tradition in the USA. This year will be the 27th time it has been held on an international stage, and more than 200 exhibitors will gather at the COBO Center on the Detroit River to present their latest offerings to a large audience. More than 18 million people have visited the show since 1989. The public days take place from 17 – 25 January. (more…)

BMW Innovations at the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas


BMW Remote Valet Parking CES 2015 BMW Innovations at the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show in Las VegasBMW was already demonstrating at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2014 how perfect control technology can provide highly automated mastery of all drive statuses right through to very tight margins. Innovative sensors will allow BMW to demonstrate a number of features at the CES 2015 (6 to 9 January, Las Vegas) including the possibility of entirely collision-free driving. This success plots another benchmark defined by the specialists at the BMW Group on the road route to individual mobility free of accidents with a driver and also in fully-automated mode with no driver at all. (more…)

New Version of The BMW 2-Series Coupe from 2015


New BMW 2 Series Coupe 2015 Rear Angle New Version of The BMW 2 Series Coupe from 2015From March 2015, new entry-level engines, a further four-wheel drive model and additional equipment options will increase the diversity of features available for the BMW 2 Series Coupe. With the market launch of the new BMW 218i Coupe, a three-cylinder petrol engine from the BMW Group’s latest engine family will be featured for the first time in the brand’s sporty and elegant compact model. State-of-the-art BMW TwinPower Turbo technology featured on the new power unit provides a maximum power output of 100 kW/136 hp and exemplary efficiency (combined fuel consumption: 5.6 – 5.1 litres; combined CO2 emissions: 130 – 118 g/km). Furthermore, from 2015, the intelligent four-wheel drive system BMW xDrive will also be available for the BMW 220d Coupe. The new equipment options will create further possibilities for individualisation that is directly aligned to the driver’s personal preferences. In future, the models Advantage, Luxury Line, Sport Line and M Sport will offer an alternative to the basic equipment range. (more…)

The New BMW 6 Series Model Range


BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe 2015 Front Angle The New BMW 6 Series Model RangeA combination of intoxicating sports performance, majestic ride comfort, a luxurious interior ambience and innovative equipment features marks out the members of the BMW 6-Series model range. The new BMW 6-Series Convertible, new BMW 6-Series Coupe and new BMW 6-Series Gran Coupe meet the highest expectations of a sporting luxury car in terms of driving dynamics, comfort, advanced technology and imposing elegance. Eyecatching accents and pinpoint refinements highlight the aesthetics of their body design and the exclusive flair of their interiors. The introduction of the Design Pure Experience and Design Pure Excellence equipment lines, meanwhile, gives customers attractive options when it comes to injecting these extraordinary cars with an even sportier or more luxurious aura. (more…)

2015 BMW M6 Coupe


BMW M6 Coupe 2015 Front Angle 2015 BMW M6 CoupeThe new BMW M6 Coupe and new BMW M6 Gran Coupe (fuel consumption combined: 9.9 l/100 km [28.5 mpg imp]; CO2 emissions combined: 231 g/km) and new BMW M6 Convertible (fuel consumption combined: 10.3 l/100 km [27.4 mpg imp]; CO2 emissions combined: 239 g/km) allow BMW M GmbH to restate its leadership in the highperformance luxury segment. The outgoing models had already set new benchmarks with the flawless balance of power, efficiency, agility, comfort and luxury that is typical of M models. And now the new BMW M6 Coupe, new BMW M6 Convertible and new BMW M6 Gran Coupe are poised to write a fresh chapter in this success story, fuelled by an even more finely honed, well-resolved overall concept. (more…)

Yas Marina Blue BMW M4 With M-Performance Parts


Yas Marina Blue BMW M4 With M Performance Parts Yas Marina Blue BMW M4 With M Performance PartsAnother BMW M4 goes back to European Auto Source in order to receive some fresh M Performance Parts. The California-based shops is focusing quite a bit on  tuning up the new M3s and M4s and so far the projects have been quite exciting.

The M Performance parts are high-quality aftermarket solutions for BMW owners that gives the car owners a choice of improving their cars. To many, the carbon fiber outlook of these additions perfectly uplift cars like the BMW M4 seen here. They are also a viable solution for owners who would like to keep everything produced in-house by the car marker as well. (more…)

BMW X6 M Performance Parts


BMW X6 M Performance Parts 2015 Front Angle BMW X6 M Performance PartsA wide selection of new BMW M Performance Parts available for the BMW X6 from the Accessories range allows owners to give the character of their large Sports Activity Coupe an even sharper sporting edge. As well as attractive design enhancements for the interior and exterior, the line-up also includes functional accessories which increase the engine’s power, for example, and lace its soundtrack with a stronger emotional appeal. In so doing, the new BMW M Performance Parts add further panache to the sporting driving pleasure available on board the BMW X6. (more…)

BMW Individual Program BMW X5 M and BMW X6 M


BMW X5 M and X6 M Individual 2014 Front Angle BMW Individual Program BMW X5 M and BMW X6 MThe first photos just hit the web and indicate what the customers should expect from the personalized catalog. To showcase some of the paint jobs available in the Individual pool, the new F85 BMW X5 M was dressed up in the Pyrite Brown Metallic color while the F86 X6 M gets the Azurite Blue paint job. (more…)

Major Boost for Kumho’s European OE Tyre Supply


Kumho Tire BMW 3 Series Major Boost for Kumho’s European OE Tyre SupplyKumho Tire Co. has announced that it is supplying its high performance tyres as original equipment for the BMW 3 Series range.

The ECSTA HM KH31 has been approved by the BMW Group for fitment to certain models in the 3 Series range and deliveries of this product in size 225/55R16 are now being made to BMW’s Munich and Regensburg factories. The ECSTA HM has been a key pattern in Kumho’s European line-up in recent years, and was highly recommended by the well-respected German motoring publication Auto Bild, when it tested the products of no less than 14 global tyre manufacturers. The tyre’s UHP tread technology ensures responsive handling as well as excellent stability and wet weather traction. (more…)

BMW M4 F82 Akrapovic Evolution Line Exhuast System Installs


2014 Mulgari BMW M4 F82 thumb BMW M4 F82 Akrapovic Evolution Line Exhuast System InstallsTo say that the arrival of the Akrapovic Evolution Line exhaust system has been eagerly awaited by the BMW tuning community would be a severe understatement. Demand almost immediately outstripped supply when Akrapovic opened up their latest BMW exhaust system for pre-orders. Here at Mulgari we couldn’t help but get caught up in the excitement, especially when the first exhausts started to get delivered to our HQ. (more…)

BMW Art Cars


BMW Art Cars BMW Art CarsAt the 2014 Art Basel in Miami Beach, BMW will present two of its legendary BMW Art Cars – the BMW 320 by Roy Lichtenstein (1977) and the BMW M3 by Michael Jagamara Nelson (1989). BMW is inviting visitors to view the BMW Art Car by Roy Lichtenstein in the Botanical Garden next to the fair and the BMW Art Car by Michael Jagamara Nelson will be on display in Art Basel`s Collectors Lounge in the Convention Center.

On December 3, 2014, BMW will announce a new global art initiative in collaboration with Art Basel aimed at supporting emerging artists. (more…)