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Report: Diesel option coming to 7-Series next year, 5-Series diesel misses the cut

Though it is not cast in concrete just yet, it would appear that according to Car and Driver, BMW will be slotting the 3.0 liter six-pot oil burner into the freshened F01 current generation 7-Series, dubbing the car as a 735d or a 740d depending upon the output. Although this is exciting and groundbreaking in […]

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2012 Geneva: BMW M550d

2012 Geneva: BMW M Performance Automobiles’ diesel M550d, X6 M50d make public debut

Here at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show BMW and its new M Performance Automobiles diesel group is getting a lot of attention. I recently sat down with some people at the Mercedes-Benz AMG team and asked whether they will be getting into the whole diesel game with their sports car. Their answer? Not at all. […]

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BMW M Performance Automobiles

Video: BMW M Performance Automobiles diesels in Action

Last week, BMW finally gave us a preview of the upcoming M Performance Automobiles – a range of diesel powered M vehicles that will include the BMW M550d xDrive, BMW X5 M50d and the BMW X6 M50d. The company has now dropped a new video showing all the models in action. Check it out after the jump. […]

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Rumor: BMW M550d diesel to make 381-hp and 516 lb-ft of torque

Rumors coming out of a BMW dealer presentation in Netherlands last week states that the brand is working on a M550d diesel that will produce around 381-hp and a maximum torque of 516 lb-ft. The engine providing that power will be a tri-turbo inline 6-cylinder diesel unit. The engine is also expected to make its […]

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