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BMW reveals 2016 X5 M and X6 M ahead of Los Angeles

BMW was known to be preparing the latest and greatest versions of the X5 M and X6 M for the 2016 model year and recently, the Munich automaker just revealed them in full ahead of their debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show next month. As expected, the 2016 BMW X5 M and X6 M […]

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Offbeat: Would you buy this near-museum quality E34 BMW M5 for this insane price?

Every so often, like many of you, I’ll go skimming through eBay or AutoTrader listings, just to plot out my future wishlist of cars to own in the near future. And they’re not always the latest and greatest supercars, but rather some stupendous classics from years past. Honing in on my absolute love for old […]

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Video: BMW teases the new X5 M and X6 M ahead of their debut at LA

Now that the new BMW X5 and X6 are basically here, the next question in the saga of the third generation X5 and second generation X6 is, when are the M versions coming? Well, they’re due for a reveal at the Los Angeles Auto Show later this year and BMW’s M Division just released a […]

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Report: The next-gen 2016 BMW 7-Series to feature new six-cyl engines

The next-generation BMW 7-Series often tends to set standards for Munich’s own and this latest development further supports this notion. According to CARandDRIVER, the next-generation 2016 BMW 7er will launch the Roundel’s new selection of modular inline-six engines. BMW announced a little more than two years ago to be designing a new inline-six with “modular architecture” […]

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Photo Rendering: Should BMW revive the CSL variant for the M3?

BMW has always produced a high-performance variant to the M3 for every generation. More recently and notably, the E46 generation had an M3 CSL while the last generation E92 generation had the M3 GTS. So it wouldn’t be too far-fetched to expect a high-performance and stripped down version of the all-new generation of M3 and […]

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BMW M Division gets a new department head to take Friedrich Nitscke’s place

BMW is doing some internal work by giving their coveted M Division a new leader. Since 2011 it’s been under the helm of Dr. Friedrich Nitschke, who’s responsible for cars like the new M3, M4 and M5. Taking his place is former managing director of Audi Quattro GmbH, Franciscus van Meel. This could be a […]

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Report: BMW apparently turns down i8 Spyder and variants to 7-Series

BMW was rumored to be working on an i8 with no head (a.k.a. a convertible variant) as well as a potential M7, but in a recent report from InAutoNews, those two ideas are total baloney. At the 2012 Beijing Motor Show, BMW did attempt an i8 Spyder Concept, but apparently the project has been cancelled. Additionally, rumors […]

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Report: A new BMW X5 M and X6 M to arrive at Los Angeles

BMW enthusiast site BimmerToday heard that the M-ified versions of the X5 and the X6 are due for a reveal at this year’s Los Angeles Auto Show, just before the turn into 2015. Official word doesn’t quite exist just yet, though BMW has been rumored to be preparing two new world debuts at the Staples Center on […]

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2015 BMW 2 Series Convertible

2015 BMW 2 Series Convertible unveiled – 4 engines available

BMW has yanked the wraps off their latest convertible, which starts out at just a tick over $38K; over here in the US, we probably will not be getting the diesel, but it seems that a manual transmission is standard equipment for these cars, which will come in the existing 2 series variants: the 220i, […]

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Report: BMW is already planning big things, including six new FWD models

BMW is going the way of the sacrilege as it seeks to beef up its front-wheel drive offerings. According to AutoExpress in the UK, BMW is set to reveal up to six new front-wheel driven models by the end of 2017. Several of those include the already existing 2-Series Active Tourer, a future seven-seat model for […]

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