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BMW Shows Off Fuel Cell-Powered i8 And 5-Series GT

In late 2011, BMW signed a memorandum of understanding with Toyota for collaboration on a number of projects, one of which was development of a new sports car platform to spawn a replacement for the Z4 as well as a spiritual successor to the Supra. Another crucial area for collaboration was... read more

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BMW i8 Powertrain Voted 2015 International Engine Of The Year

The sophisticated plug-in hybrid powertrain of the BMW i8 sports car has been rated the top engine in this year’s International Engine of the Year Awards, the official... read more June 17, 2015 by 

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Chinese Rival To Google Working With BMW On Autonomous Car, Prototype To Launch This Year

Google isn't the only tech giant in the autonomous car game any longer as Chinese search engine giant Baidu is hoping to start testing of a self-driving car this year... read more June 15, 2015 by 

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2017 BMW 5-Series Spy Video

BMW has developed a new modular platform that in some shape or form will be found in all of the automaker’s vehicles from the next-generation 3-Series up. The new... read more June 11, 2015 by 

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BMW To Return To Le Mans With Radical Hydrogen Fuel Cell Racer?

BMW hasn’t competed in the 24 Hours of Le Mans since 1999, when its V12 LMR secured the first and only overall victory for the German automaker in the prestigious race... read more June 11, 2015 by 

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Watch The 2016 BMW 7-Series On The Move In New Video

Yesterday, BMW took the wraps off its all-new 7-Series flagship sedan, which arrives in showrooms this fall, as a 2016 model. For the U.S. market, BMW has confirmed that the... read more June 11, 2015 by 

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2016 BMW 7-Series: Carbon Construction, Gesture Control, Plug-In Tech And More

BMW’s new 7-Series has finally landed, bringing with it more space than ever, loads of technology and powerful yet frugal engines. The car arrives in U.S. showrooms... read more June 10, 2015 by 

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BMW Rumored To Be Working On Tesla Model X Rival

BMW is the latest automaker rumored to be working on a rival for Tesla Motors’ [NSDQ:TSLA] upcoming Model X electric SUV. The German automaker is committed to adding... read more June 10, 2015 by 

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2016 BMW M2 Spy Video

Talk of a BMW M2 sports car dates back to 2010 but never really got serious until last year’s launch of the 2-Series coupe and convertible. The most potent 2-Series at... read more June 9, 2015 by 

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2016 BMW 7-Series Leaked Again

BMW’s next-generation 7-Series, the G11, has been shown completely undisguised yet again. The new flagship sedan is set to be revealed on Wednesday, June 10, ahead of... read more June 8, 2015 by 

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New Bristol Sports Car To Feature BMW Power

Revived British sports car company Bristol Cars has chosen to equip its new model with a BMW powerplant. The car Bristol first announced late last year and referred to as... read more June 4, 2015 by 

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2016 BMW X1 Preview

The current BMW X1 only reached U.S. shores in 2012, but overseas the compact crossover has been on sale since 2009. That’s why BMW is already introducing a new model... read more June 2, 2015 by 

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2016 BMW 7-Series Teased Ahead Of June 10 Reveal: Video

BMW is almost ready to unveil its all-new, sixth-generation 7-Series, with the German automaker confirming that the covers will come off on June 10, well ahead of the first... read more June 2, 2015 by 

BMW 3.0 CSL Hommage concept

Watch BMW’s 3.0 CSL Hommage Concept Start Up And Roll: Video

They say styling is a subjective thing, but given the comments our original post on the reveal of BMW’s 3.0 CSL Hommage concept at last weekend’s Concorso... read more May 29, 2015 by 

40 Years of BMW Art Cars

BMW Takes Show On The Road To Celebrate 40 Years Of Art Cars

Racing livery is an art in itself. And there have always been folks—like hippies—who've been prone to give their cars wild paint schemes, but the idea of the... read more May 28, 2015 by 

BMW 3.0 CSL Hommage concept, 2015 Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este

BMW Completely Gives Up, Accepts Ugly As Its Only Design Motif

If you don’t like the way most modern BMWs look, you might find yourself in something of a persecuted minority—depending on the crowd. But after the 2015 BMW 3.0... read more May 22, 2015 by 


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