BMW’s third member of the 8 Series family – the Gran Coupe – will join the pack in 2019. Along with the 8 Series Coupe and Convertible , the 8 Series Gran Coupe will offer customers luxury and sportiness in an attractive package. In these new spy photos, we see the same familiar 8 Series face, just on a longer, four-door body.
In modern BMW iDrive systems, there’s a little graphic of the very car you’re in, on various screens. While it isn’t exact , as it doesn’t show the exact color or spec of the car you’re sitting in, it does show the correct model you’re in.
There was once a time when music was made available to people solely through artists who could master the skills required to actually play an instrument.
It’s hard to put in words just how important a few models are for true BMW enthusiasts. On the shortest list of models that truly made an impact you’ll find the BMW M1 , 3.0 CSL , M3 and, arguably, the first generation 8 Series
The last stage of this year’s Dakar Rally had no surprises. Everyone took it easy, the main goal being just to finish the stage intact, without any major damage that would nullify the timed advantage. Therefore, Nasser Al-Attiyah won this year’s rally as he had about an hour ahead of the second placed driver before the tenth stage kicked off, this marking Toyota’s first ever Dakar win.
If you own a classic car or if you’re very interesting in whatever can be defined as a classic car, then you most likely have heard about the Retromobile event which takes place in Paris every year.
As reported a while back, the BMW Group expressed its intention to acquire a larger share of their Chinese joint venture with Brilliance Auto. This would be a first for the Chinese auto-making sector, as the local regulations dictate that any foreign company must join forces with a local one in order to do business in China, and the shares of the former must not be over 50%. However, as the trade rules are changing around the world, so are these regulations and BMW might be allowed to gain more control over the BBA joint venture.
A while back, we broke some news from one of our sources inside BMW that claimed the next-generation of BMW M3 (G80) will have two flavors: rear-wheel drive and all-wheel drive. The former will come with a six-speed manual option and the latter will be automatic only. We’re now hearing a report that the rear-driven model will be called “Pure”, according to Car Magazine
It was only a matter of time before BMW Z4 Coupe renders started cropping up again after the reveal of the Supra. We’ve seen them before but it’s a bit different this time.
Due to unique import rules here in the States, it was near impossible to get Audi’s RS2 Avant over here. But soon, that’ll no longer be the case.