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BMW aim to be first brand to permanently ditch car keys

The daily chore of having to find your car-keys could become a thing of the past if BMW get its way. The German car maker believes the days of traditional car keys are numbered. At the recent Frankfurt Motor Show, the firm’s chief of sales and marketing, Ian Robertson, said of the concept: “Honestly, how(…)

What accessories are available for your BMW?

Got yourself a nice new BMW? Looking to add some fantastic accessories? If you contact your BMW centre, you can have a look at some of the available products already installed in a demonstrator vehicle. This gives you the opportunity to trial them before you make a decision. Then, if they float your boat, you(…)

Laurence Fox in row with BMW over ‘faulty’ handbrake

Laurence Fox has blasted BMW on Twitter, after his £55,000 M3 apparently rolled down a hill and crashed into a hedge, despite him having applied the handbrake. The accident happened while the actor was in Devon filming. He had parked the BMW at the top of a steep gradient, only to return later to find(…)

General BMW driving tips

BMW drivers! Yes, we know you’re all great drivers. But sometimes, some general hints and tips from the manufacturer of your trusty Beamer don’t go amiss. Here’s a few driving and general maintenance ones from the engineers at BMW to make sure you’re driving and keeping your motor in the best possible condition. Steering wheel(…)

10 Reasons to buy a BMW 5 Series

When you’re forking out upwards of £31,000 on a new vehicle, it’s nice to have the reassurance you’re making the correct decision. If you’re spending it on a BMW 5 series, there’s a certain peace of mind that comes with the price tag. If you needed any further persuasion as to why the mid-range executive(…)

BMW’s Super Safety Car

We hope here that everyone knows about the BMW I8. It deserves to be known, its name should most certainly ring aloud from the rooftops. The BMW i8, is the Bavarian automotive giants plug-in hybrid supercar. It is supposed to perform well, it certainly looks fantastic and it’s also environmentally friendly too, so what more(…)

Puma’s BMW Shoe

It is always strange when automotive companies and clothing companies share design departments and come up with something new and radical. This has happened many times already as many have seen Ferrari and Lotus shoes and Lexus have a complete clothing range too. So, with this news, what should we expect to see when the(…)

BMW to clip wing mirrors

Wing mirrors could soon be flying off to pastures new, if BMW’s new plans work out. The concept, unveiled at the CES (Consumer Electronics Show) in Las Vegas, is called the Mirrorless i8 and the idea is to replace the rear and side wing mirrors with a set of cameras that will project a fully(…)

BMW to unveil new AirTouch in-car tech next month

Along with the super cool i8 Spyder Concept, BMW will also use the CES in January to unveil their latest innovative technology: AirTouch. AirTouch is a new way to control the infotainment system in a BMW without distracting the driver. Instead of relying on a touchscreen or buttons, the driver and passengers can use their(…)

BMW launch new online car buying service

BMW are reinventing the car-buying game with a new online service, in which you purchase a car from the comfort of your home. You can select the specifications, choose your financing plan, complete payment and arrange handover all via BMW Retail Online. And the 24/7 process can take just ten minutes, if you know what(…)

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