Archive for the ‘X6 Series’ Category

G-Power Provides More M for the X6


2015 G-Power BMW X6 M50d Front AngleAlready in stock conditions, the heart of the BMW X6 M50d is a true masterpiece of German Engineering. It features not one, not two but incredible three turbochargers in different dimensions in order to provide the 3.0l six-cylinder engine with sufficient boost pressure.

Thus being the optimal basis for a power output enhancement by G-POWER to mighty 455 hp (335 kW) and 870 Nm of torque. The key to this transformation is the G-POWER D-Tronik 5 V1 power module or the equivalent D-Tronik 2 V1 ECU remap, each of which has specific advantages. (more…)

G-Power BMW X6 M F86 – Power-Plus for the King of the SUV class


2015 G-Power BMW X6 M F86 Front AngleWith its peerless combination of imposing appearance and sports car performance, the BMW X6 M (F86) has quickly established itself as the King of the SUV class.

Now the G-Power upgrade for the X6 M’s twin-turbo V8 increases output by 75 hp and 80 Nm, and the resulting 650 hp/478 kW and 830 Nm of torque propels this high performance SUV into the supercar league.

The key to this transformation is the G-POWER Bi-Tronik 5 V1 power module or the equivalent Bi-Tronik 2 V1 ECU remap, each of which has specific advantages. The knowhow behind these upgrades comes out of 30 years of experience in engine development, crowned by seven high-speed world records, the most spectacular being the 372.1 km/h set by the G-POWER M5 HURRICANE RR. (more…)

Wide Body LUMMA CLR X6R Gets Off to a Rolling Start


2015 Lumma BMW X6 CLR X6R Front AngleWith its extrovert demeanour and distinctive fastback silhouette, the latest BMW X6 is the perfect base for renowned tuner, LUMMA Design, to create their spectacular Wide body CLR X6R.

With 40mm wider front and rear wheel arches, the LUMMA CLR X6R takes on a tougher, more purposeful appearance. Deeper, contoured side skirts visually connect these muscular arches, and the car’s perceived length is further emphasised by the Anthracite/Black Matt design stripes bearing the LUMMA logo. (more…)

BMW F86 X6 M – Nordschleife Lap Time of 8:20 minutes


BMW F86 X6 M - Nordschleife lap time of 8:20 minutesHow fast can a 2300 kilograms can be? Auto Zeitung took the M beast to the Nurburgring Nordschleife to score a lap time of 8:20 minutes, just 5 seconds shy of the light and quick Audi RS3 which also weighs 700 kilograms less. The 1M also runs the same track in 8:15 minutes.

The new BMW M4 lapped the famous Nurburgring in just 7:52 minutes, slightly behind the E46 M3 CSL (7:50) and the M3 GTS (7:48). (more…)

The BMW Performance Center – 2015 One Lap Of America with new BMW X6 M


The BMW Performance Center - 2015 One Lap Of America with new BMW X6 MThe BMW Performance Center, with partners BMW Manufacturing, BMW Performance Parts and IHG Rewards Club today announced that it will compete in the 2015 One Lap of America with the all-new 567 horsepower 2015 X6 M starting May 2, 2015.  This year’s team will be co-piloted by BMW Performance Center Driving Instructor, Michael Renner, BMW Powertrain Engineer Michael Broad and One Lap veteran Tom Lappin. The trio will compete in two classes, Truck/SUV and Stock Touring. The 2015 One Lap of America competitors will depart South Bend, Indiana on a 3,245 mile, 7 day route spanning eleven states and consisting of Time Trials, Drag Racing, Skid Pad Car Control and of course, long overnight transit stages. (more…)

AC Schnitzer BMW X6 F16


2015 AC Schnitzer BMW X6 F16 Front AngleThe X6 by AC Schnitzer appears at the 85th Geneva Motor Show exactly how you’d expect from the Aachen-based tuning specialists – unrestrictedly powerful!

With performance upgrades to 309 hp on the X6 30d, 360 hp on the X6 40d and 35i, and a legendary 525 hp on the X6 50i, AC Schnitzer displays a new dimension of power in the BWM universe which is reflected visually in the AC Schnitzer engine styling.

Scope of delivery of every AC Schnitzer performance upgrade includes always a two years guarantee which can be upgraded up to three years. (more…)

BMW M Performance Parts for the BMW X5 M and the BMW X6 M


2015 BMW M Performance Parts ExteriorHallmark M power, outstanding driving dynamics and an emphasis on sporting design are signature attributes of the two large BMW X models from BMW M GmbH. In order to shine an even brighter spotlight on these characteristics, the Original BMW Accessories range for the BMW X5 M and BMW X6 M offers a raft of special BMW M Performance Parts designed to allow precise individualisation of the cars’ exterior and interior design. (more…)

BMW X6 M Performance Parts


2015 BMW X6 M Performance Parts Front AngleA 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


2014 BMW X5 M and X6 M IndividualThe 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…)

BMW X6M 680 h.p 849 Nm by Madness Motorsport [VIDEO]


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The new BMW X5 M and new BMW X6 M


The new BMW X5 M and new BMW X6 MThe new BMW X5 M and new BMW X6 M (fuel consumption combined for both models: 11.1 l/100 km (25.5 mpg imp); CO2 emissions combined for both models: 258 g/km) see BMW M GmbH setting the pace once again in the high-performance Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV) and Sports Activity Coupe (SAC) segment. When the previous generation of the two cars arrived in 2009, it was the first time the high-performance character distilled by BMW M GmbH had been transplanted into an all-wheel-drive BMW X model. The result was class-leading dynamics. The new BMW X5 M and BMW X6 M pull no punches in writing the next chapter in this success story with another significant step forward in dynamic excellence, emotionally rich M design and outstanding efficiency. (more…)

The History Of The BMW X6


2015 BMW X6 Front AnglePaying respect. That’s what usually has to be done when a successful car model is replaced by the new kid on the block. BMW X6 is certainly a successful model, nearly 240,000 units have been sold globally since its unveil in 2007.

Trying to understand BMW’s logic behind the plan to create their first Sports Activity Coupe is quite easy if you only look at the marketing and finance factors as the main motivators. But if you look at this from a different angle, you might see another story.

The mid-size luxury crossover was released for sale in April 2008. It surprised the industry since it created a new niche. It was revolutionary in a way for an SUV-like vehicle and paved the road not only for another BMW premium crossover, but also for competitors. (more…)