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BMW reveals M4 Concept Iconic Lights at 2015 Consumer Electronics Show

Although the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show is a far-cry from being a full-fledged auto show, this doesn’t mean automakers are entirely absent from the scene as overall consumer electronics play a huge role and factor with the success of the automobile industry. The latest participation from BMW is one of the latest examples as the […]

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Report: A new BMW 9-Series rumored to go into production

BMW is still on a binge of introducing new models and shifting around some old ones as their competitors continue to innovate with new market segments. One of those new market segments consists of new flagship models and in the case of BMW, this could mean a 9-Series model may be in the works for […]

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Report: 2016 BMW 7-Series to get panorama glass sky lounge roof and leather engine cover…?

Following the photo leak of what appears to be the next-gen 2016 BMW 7-Series, new rumors surfaced suggesting the new 7er could get a lot of clever new tech and gadgets that not only function, but wow the occupants as well. According to a new report from BMW enthusiast site, BMWBlog, the new 7-Series should get […]

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Video: What happens when you pin a BMW M4 Coupe against a BMW i8 in a drag race?

As the title says–AutoBild in Germany decided to answer this question in a recent video, to see if classic internal combustion still reigns to be superior in the performance department, when compared to the i8’s clever and high-tech hybrid electric powertrain, which comes with a tiny, but potent 1.5L turbocharged motor. That might not sound […]

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Photo Leak: The 2016 BMW 7-Series gets leaked by some spotter photos

It appears BMW may or may not have intentionally let the 2016 BMW 7-Series slip out into the open, completely undisguised as some new photos of the next-generation model have surfaced from some user-submitted photos, uploaded by AutoBuzz. The design appears to be far more streamlined than the current 7-Series, making the outgoing model look stodgy […]

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Report: The next-gen 2016 BMW 7-Series to offer front passenger with their own infotainment system

BMW’s looking to innovate with as many ways possible for their flagship 2016 7-Series for the next generation. Adding to the mix of new technologies in the next 7, which include the latest techniques of saving weight from using exotic materials and manufacturing techniques and semi-autonomous driving functions, is the apparent choice to have a […]

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Video: Watch MotorWeek take a nostalgia trip to when they reviewed their favorite BMWs of 1986

MotorWeek decided to dust off some of their archived videos by posting them on YouTube. The latest nostalgia run involves early staffers posting a video review of the E30 BMW 325e and the E24 635CSi from 1986, which in their words, were the most tempting offerings from the famous Bavarian Motor Works, at the time. […]

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BMW ConnectedDrive Store to debut at the CES in Las Vegas

BMW officially announced some more plans for the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas next year, where they’ll also be revealing some new self-parking tech for the i3 and the i8. These new plans include the revealing of BMW’s new ConnectedDrive Store for US shores, which plans to mesh the idea of showcasing tech at […]

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Report: Hyundai scores, scoops up former BMW M chief to build performance brand

Some big news hails in from Seoul as Reuters via AutomotiveNews reports Hyundai Motor Corp. just scooped up the former chief engineer for BMW’s M Performance brand, Albert Biermann, in order to form a performance branch of their own. No matter what way you look at it, Hyundai just picked up some big guns for its arsenal, […]

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Report: BMW’s next-gen 7-Series to lose up to 375lbs

BMW’s taking their research and development gained from the i3 and i8 projects to heart and lately, they’ve been boasting about plans to use this new technology and knowledge to help reduce the curb weight of their future models. And now, it seems like the work really is paying off as the next-generation 7-Series is […]

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