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2018 BMW Alpina B5 Touring spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2018 BMW Alpina B5 Touring spy shots

BMW’s M division no longer builds the M5 Touring but there’s a company with close links to the German automaker that’s happy to build you a wild wagon based on the 5-Series platform. The company is Alpina, which is currently working on a new B5 based on the recently revealed... read more

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BMW i8 Concept Spyder

BMW i8 Spyder not due until 2018, says CEO

BMW in March confirmed plans to add a convertible version of its i8 plug-in hybrid sports car, having first previewed the car in concept form as far back as the 2012 New York... read more October 14, 2016 by

2017 BMW 530e iPerformance

BMW’s new 5-Series features 530e iPerformance plug-in hybrid

Coinciding with the reveal of its new 5-Series on Wednesday, BMW announced a plug-in hybrid model to be called the 530e iPerformance. “iPerformance” is the tag... read more October 14, 2016 by

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BMW & Hyundai score big in first-ever J.D. Power tech survey

In theory, new technology should make our lives easier. But as anyone with an overflowing email inbox or a dodgy wireless router can attest, tech can actually make things... read more October 13, 2016 by

2017 BMW M550i xDrive

V-8-powered BMW 5-Series is now the M550i xDrive

BMW on Wednesday unveiled a new generation of its 5-Series. Just two powertrain options have been announced for the United States so far, though neither of these will be a... read more October 13, 2016 by

2017 BMW 5-Series production in Dingolfing, Germany

An inside look at production of the 2017 BMW 5-Series

BMW on Wednesday took the wraps off its new, seventh-generation 5-Series sedan. The car is lighter, more dynamic and loaded with more tech than its predecessor and should... read more October 13, 2016 by

2017 BMW 5-Series

2017 BMW 5-Series preview

Mercedes-Benz has been launching hit after hit for the past few years, making it hard for rivals, even perennial luxury leader BMW, to keep up. Mercedes has catapulted to the... read more October 12, 2016 by

BMW Motorrad Vision Next 100

BMW Motorrad Vision Next 100 deep dive

BMW’s Iconic Impulses world tour reached its final destination in Los Angeles this week, where BMW Motorrad revealed its vision for the future of two-wheeled mobility... read more October 12, 2016 by

Teaser for new BMW 5-Series debuting October 13, 2016

New BMW 5-Series to be unveiled October 13

BMW has confirmed it will unveil the new, seventh-generation 5-Series on October 13, 2016. In the lead up, the automaker has released a handful of videos previewing some of... read more October 10, 2016 by

Alleged patent drawing for BMW i5 - Image via Autoguide

Is this BMW's oft-rumored i5?

Alleged patent drawings of a BMW model rumored to be called an i5 have surfaced. The drawings were discovered by Autoguide and are claimed to have been filed by BMW with a... read more October 4, 2016 by

2017 BMW i3

BMW confirms plans for electric X3, Mini

BMW was one of the first mainstream automakers to make the foray into electric cars when it started leasing battery-powered versions of its Mini Hardtop and 1-Series Coupe... read more October 3, 2016 by

BMW X2 concept, 2016 Paris auto show

BMW X2 concept debuts at 2016 Paris auto show

Get ready for a new BMW compact SUV arriving soon. It’s going to be called the X2 and on Thursday, at the 2016 Paris auto show, we got a preview of it in the form of a... read more September 29, 2016 by

2018 BMW Z5 spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2018 BMW Z5 spy shots

It was in 2011 that we first caught wind of BMW and Toyota’s plans to jointly develop a “mid-size sports car platform” to spawn replacements for their... read more September 27, 2016 by

2011 BMW M3 GT Intercontinental Le Mans Cup race car

BMW confirms Le Mans return and Formula E role

Seven years after its withdrawal from Formula One and four years after returning to DTM, BMW has announced an overhaul of its motorsport program which will see the German... read more September 27, 2016 by

2018 BMW M4 facelift spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2018 BMW M4 spy shots (with interior)

A prototype for an updated version of the BMW M4 has been spotted once more. The changes are part of a mid-cycle update planned for the entire 4-Series range. The cars should... read more September 26, 2016 by

BMW M6 on ice

A behind-the-scenes look at the Pennzoil BMW 'Joyride' video

Well, at least they call it a behind-the-scenes look. This is more of a quick peek at why Pennzoil came out to the Northern Canadian Rockies to sling a BMW M6 coupe around on... read more September 23, 2016 by


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