BMW Models

2018 BMW X5 undergoing road tests

The 2018 BMW X5 has been spotted wearing its own bodywork for the first time as its undergone the first stage of public road testing. Earlier development versions of the car have sported similar adaptations of the present X5’s exterior, but the new test vehicle reveals a new bumper and boot lid design. An earlier(…)

BMW confirm second generation i3

When BMW dropped the i3 on the market, it was the first time the German car maker had attempted to deliver a completely eco-friendly vehicle. The process had been risky; every attempt to adopt green technology was taken throughout each cycle of the cars development. From the initial build itself, to the sources it would(…)

BMW shift 100,000 electric vehicles in 3 years, now company to focus on autonomy

Electric vehicle technology has come on leaps and bounds in a relatively short space of time. Tesla revolutionised the industry back in 2012 with the introduction of the Model S. Since then, Nissan has now sold its 100,000 Leaf in the US alone, BMW too have some impressive statistics in their advancement of the technology,(…)

M3 and M4 given a makeover by BMW in Las Vegas

The SEMA Motor Show in Las Vegas was the venue for BMW’s unveiling of its newly souped-up M3 and M4 – with added performance parts. The sporty upgrades will no doubt become ‘must haves’ for those wanting their regular versions to have a bit more grunt than normal. So, what exactly was on display in(…)

BMW release ‘The Escape’ – featuring Clive Owen

For the past fifteen years, BMW have been sporadically releasing short films showcasing their premium motors alongside the great and good of Hollywood acting talent; helmed by the most up and coming or assured directors, and leaving no expense spared in terms of stunts and special effects. After a hiatus of a few years, the(…)

BMW reveal i8 Spyder Concept to begin production in 2018

It’s been a while since BMW first unveiled the i8 Spyder Concept to universal acclaim at the Beijing Motor Show, four years in fact. Since then, the clamour for a production edition has grown in volume; something the German carmaker has vaguely promised is on its way…at some point. Finally, it looks like this landmark(…)

BMW to make electric Mini

Of all the most iconic cars in the world, the Mini has to be up there with the best of them. It’s come in a wide range of different guises over the years, and is soon to have its most drastic makeover yet. BMW have confirmed that they are to produce an all-electric Mini, to(…)

In 1986, BMW secretly built a E30 pickup truck

The BMW E30 3 Series was the car that cemented BMW’s reputation as a producer of top notch sports sedans, and to this day, it remains one of the most popular vehicles the German car maker ever produced. What few people know however is that back in 1986, BMW actually built a pick-up truck version(…)

BMW make stunning dress from carbon fibre material used in their i8 supercar

Two top designers have been hired by BMW to make a beautiful dress from the same carbon-fibre material found in its hybrid supercar. The Carbon Dress is woven from the same high-tech fibres that make up the body of the £105,000 i8 BMW. London based design duo Felder Felder – made up of German twins(…)

BMW Z4 Coupe fitted with Viper V10

There is a unique type of person out there, one who takes great pleasure fitting incredible engines into very small cars. Take the Ferrari V8-engined Toyota GT86 for example, or the Mazda MX-5. But for one German power obsessive, eight-cylinders were nowhere near enough, so he fitted the BMW Z4 you see above with ten.(…)

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