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V-12 engine’s future for the BMW 7-Series not certain for next gen flagship

Thursday, December 6th, 2012 Posted in 7 Series, BMW | No Comments »

The BMW 7-Series has bee sporting a powerful V-12 in the last 25 years but its future under the hood of the flagship vehicle is no longer certain. During a recent interview a BMW executive in Australia said that there ...

BMW Flashback: Looking back at the “The Hire” short films

Thursday, October 11th, 2012 Posted in BMW | No Comments »

Back in 2001, German car manufacturer BMW had a very successful campaign they tagged as “The Hire”. This was a series of short films roughly about eight minutes long on average. These short films were directed by John Frankeheimer, who already ...

The Importance of Motorcycle Breakdown Coverage

Thursday, July 26th, 2012 Posted in BMW, Motorcycle | No Comments »

If you ride a motorcycle you need to be prepared in case it breaks down. When this happens you are going to want to have access to road side assistance to come and help you. In order to get assistance ...

BMW unwraps Lime Rock Park special Edition of the M3

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012 Posted in BMW, BMW M Cars | No Comments »

The BMW M3 is preparing to make its way out while a new generation prepares to step in. The current model though has still some life in it and to prove this point, the Bavarian carmaker unveils a special edition ...

BMW gives go signal for i8 Production

Monday, April 23rd, 2012 Posted in BMW | No Comments »

There was a loud buzz created by the BMW i8 when it first teased the eyes of the consumers last month. This time it is confirmed that the BMW will be releasing the hybrid by 2014. The announcement of BMW just ...

BMW announces pricing of 2012 ActiveHybrid 5

Monday, January 16th, 2012 Posted in BMW, BMW ActiveHybrid | No Comments »

During the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, BMW announced the official tag price of the 2012 ActiveHybrid 5. The MSRP starts at $61,845 which includes an $895 charges for handling and destination. The ActiveHybrid 5 will be $8500 more ...

BMW shuts door on building a rival of the Audi R8

Monday, January 2nd, 2012 Posted in BMW | No Comments »

BMW has been stepping forward and back since they released the concept car M1 Hommage thinking of launching a supercar which can meet head on the R8 of Audi. It has been quite frustrating for BMW aficionados not knowing if they ...

BMW unwraps sixth gen 3 Series, brand emphasizes its vital role to keep lead in luxury segment

Monday, October 24th, 2011 Posted in 3 series, BMW | No Comments »

Just recently, BMW unveiled the new 3 Series sedan after the long wait of the car loving public. The event was a success which even involved a live coverage thru social media sites like Facebook. All the noise and extravaganza ...

NHTSA to investigate rollaway issue in 120,000 units of BMW 7-series 2002-2008 sedans

Sunday, August 21st, 2011 Posted in 7 Series, BMW | No Comments »

About 120,000 units of BMW 7-Series 2002-2008 model sedans are undergoing thorough investigations by the U.S. safety regulators of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration due to a consumer complaint about a roll-away incident that happened after exiting and parking ...

Short Movie about the BMW Art Car Collection [with video]

Thursday, July 28th, 2011 Posted in Art, BMW | No Comments »

In celebration of the BMW’s first art car anniversary, the German automaker has created a short movie that tells the history of the iconic BMW Art Car Collection that will also be featured in the BMW Museum in Munich. For ...