We bring you a photo comparison of the new F86 BMW X6 M and the E71 BMW X6 M . In 2009, BMW surprised the premium SUVs market with the launch of the E71 BMW X6 M, an all-wheel drive SUV on steroids delivering a peak 555 horsepower from a new V8 TwinTurbo engine. The second generation F86 X6 M picks up where the predecessor has left off and builds atop a successful recipe
Astrid Conroy was built in 2006 by the Dutch yard Amels, to a design by Andrew Winch, and she is the predecessor of superyacht Madame Gu. She is powered by twin Caterpillar 3516B DITA Diesels, and cruises at 16.5 knots.
Dutch design company Guido de Groot Design has worked on a number of refit projects over the past few years. One of the company’s most recent refit projects include a project carried out at the Moonen shipyard facilities, as well as a refit of the 32 metre superyacht Y
Designer Adam Voorhees has revealed images of his latest project, a 70 metre ketch. The project is being fully revealed at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show this week. One of the key points of focus in this design has been on the spatial planning and circulation as to ensure absolute privacy for the owner
Nauta Yachts—the design firm that conceived the world’s largest yacht, the 590-foot Azzam—has revealed its latest project, a seven-deck, 541-foot gigayacht with a mind-boggling array of amenities. The massive yacht is powered by a diesel-electric hybrid system that allows for a cruising speed of 18 knots and a range of more than 6,900 miles.
Balanced Audio Technology (BAT) has announced the release of its new VK-3000SE integrated amplifier ($7,995).
The charity aims to raise €165,000 for gynaecological cancers
A Nikon-inspired camera with great ergonomics
When the first BMW X5 M went on sale in 2009, it was in many ways a revolutionary model: No previous vehicle from BMW M came with all-wheel drive on board, it was the first BMW M with turbocharged engine – and of course it was the heaviest M car every built – well over 2,000 kg. Five years later, we have long been accustomed to many aspects of the powerful M SUVs, and the landscape has also changed a bit for the M Division – we now have turbocharged engines for M3/M4 and M5/M6, and the future generation sedan and high-end coupe will most likely get an optional all-wheel drive. Therefore, the introduction of the new BMW X5 M and BMW X6 M has been received with less criticism than before.
A new kitchen is creating a serious buzz among design insiders. It’s literally boundary-breaking, says Lucia van der Post, at an exclusive first look
In deerskin with rabbit-fur lining, £425. Also in black
Here is the first footage of the new BMW X5 M and BMW X6 M . The new BMW X5 M and BMW X6 M once more see BMW M setting the pace in the high-performance Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV) and Sports Activity Coupe (SAC) segment. When the previous generation of the two vehicles arrived in 2009, it was the first time the high-performance character distilled by BMW M had been transplanted into an all-wheel drive model
Out was built by the Turkish shipyard Amtec in 2002 to a design of Soyaslan Design. The yacht has had major refits in 2009 and 2010. Out can comfortably accommodate 12 guests, served by a crew of 10, in a fresh and contemporary interior.
The world’s largest show of its kind, METS will welcome over 20,000 marine industry professionals to Amsterdam in November for the 2014 edition of the Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS). The show provides a platform to network, exchange ideas and do business
Nautor’s Swan has reported an especially busy period for the team located in Finland, with the company’s order book full. In addition to the recently delivered Swan 105 RC and Swan 60 FD, four Swan 115s, a Swan 60 RS and a Swan 80 RS are also currently in build, as well as various refit projects
Columbus Yachts has announced that their 32 metre superyacht project designed in collaboration with Marco Casali will be exclusively previewed at the Fort Lauderdale Boat Show starting today. The main concept of the superyacht is freedom, states the shipyard
Built in 2011 by Fincantieri Yachts, Serene is a 134 metre superyacht designed by the renowned Espen Oeino, with interior design by Reymond Langton Design.
Starting in 1986 with only a handful of competing yachts, the St. Baths and Newport Bucket Regattas has grown into a successful superyacht sailing event
Superyacht Maryah is nearing completion in Elefsis, Greece and she is currently undergoing seatrails. You can follow the yacht's seatrials here.
Dutch submersible manufacturer, U-Boat Worx, has launched the HP Sport Sub 2, a high performance submersible easily accommodated on board any superyacht from 30 metres upwards. The HP Sport Sub 2 costs €1,000,000