Tag Archives: E30

Video: BMW refreshers our memories as to why the E30 M3 is just so awesome

BMW’s E30 3-series crowd, the generation from 1982-1993, don’t call the first-ever M3 “God’s Chariot” for nothing. It is what could arguably be the most iconic touring car ever and one of the biggest icons in the world of the automobile. It’s a pinnacle in every sense and has gained legendary status for starting what […]

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2015 – 1985 BMW E30 325iX Tribute 30 Years (2)

BMW officially celebrates 30 years of all-wheel drive with the original E30 325iX “Allrad”

Believe it or not, BMW’s E46 3-Series was not the first-ever BMW 3-Series to receive all-wheel drive, and nor was the BMW X5 crossover when it was revealed in 1999. Nope, the BMW E30 3-Series was the first BMW to receive all-wheel drive, in the form of an extensively equipped 325iX model, nicknamed the “Allrad” […]

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Video + Poll: Watch BMW indulge themselves by celebrating 40 years of the 3-Series

The BMW 3-Series is indubitably one of the most iconic cars ever made and it’s impressive already to see that it’s endured over 40 years and six generations. It will enter the seventh when it gets completely redesigned in a few years. Of course, Munich knows this and to celebrate, they released a new promotional video […]

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Report: BMW E30 M3 to be source of inspiration for future potential hardcore M2 model

AutoCar recently sat down with Adrian van Hooydonk, who said the E30 M3 would be the main source of inspiration for a future M model. This unnamed and potential M model that has the chance of being described as a spiritual resurrection of the famed, “God’s Chariot” as described by hardcore Bimmer lovers, could take […]

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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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Report: BMW may lean back towards tradition with a four-cylinder for next M3

Motoring.com from down yonder (Australia) reports that BMW M’s product management team leaked out information saying that the M3 or M4 could eventually be equipped with a four-cylinder engine–one that’s most likely force-fed, rather than the original E30’s naturally-aspirated four. According to the report, Motoring spoke with Carsten Pries, who said that the four would mainly […]

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Subaru WRX and WRX STI dyno-ed; E30 comparisons ensue

Hats off to the folks at Road and Track who gave this a try: what happens when you use a dyno to compare the Subaru WRX and STI?  Interesting things. Note: a dyno can be a less than perfect measure of wheel horsepower but manufacturers often test using perfect conditions and the measurement takes place at […]

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2014 NAIAS: BMW 2 Series mimmicks the 2002, E30

BMW has unveiled the 2 Series coupe, the successor to their entry-level, 1 Series line. Being BMW, one of the crucial items is the powerplant: a 2 liter turbo four with 240 horsepower in the 228i and a 3 liter, 322 horsepower TwinPower Turbo straight six in the M235i, for now. These powerplants are mated […]

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2pcs Black PU Leather Auto Car Seats Leakproof Stop Gap Filler Pad Seam Holster
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JDM Visor Deflector 4pcs Out-Channel Rain Guard BMW E30 325e 325i 325iX 82-91
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BMW E30 Coupe Molding Black LEFT Rear OEM fender panel strip trim
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BMW E30 325i 1991