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2017 BMW 1-Series (Chinese spec)

BMW 1-Series sedan debuts at 2016 Guangzhou auto show

BMW has unveiled the smallest sedan in its lineup, the 1-Series. The compact sedan was first shown in July and on Friday it was formally introduced at the 2016 Guangzhou auto show. BMW has confirmed that the 1-Series will only be sold in China, where it is being assembled by the joint venture... read more

November 22, 2016 by
 
BMW M2 vs. Focus RS

BMW M2 vs. Ford Focus RS: Have turbos, will travel

Being low man on the totem pole isn't always so bad. Two of our finalists for the Motor Authority Best Car To Buy 2017 award, the 2016 BMW M2 and 2016 Ford Focus RS, started... read more November 9, 2016 by


 
2016 BMW M2

2016 BMW M2 video road test

BMW built a fearsome reputation for speed with its M cars. But you're forgiven if the last generation of Ms left you a little wanting. They're high-performance demons--but... read more November 4, 2016 by


 
BMW M3 equipped with M Performance parts, 2016 SEMA show

Huge range of BMW M Performance goodies to debut during SEMA

The German automakers aren’t regulars at the annual SEMA tuning fest in Las Vegas but the tide is turning as BMW has been showing up in recent years to present the... read more October 31, 2016 by


 
2016 BMW M2

Motor Authority Best Car To Buy 2017 nominee: BMW M2

At Motor Authority we like cars that are fun to drive fast, so we stand up and take notice when BMW releases a new M model. M cars have defined engaged driving excitement for... read more October 27, 2016 by


 
Scene from BMW Films episode ‘The Escape’

BMW Films returns with Clive Owen, 2017 5-Series

If you've never heard of the BMW Films series, you need to get off the computer and go ask your parents to revoke your Internet privileges. It was in 2001, well before the... read more October 24, 2016 by


 
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... read more October 21, 2016 by


 
2016 BMW M4 DTM Champion Edition

BMW celebrates 2016 DTM title with M4 Champion Edition

Marco Wittmann became the first BMW driver in the history of the Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters to win two Drivers’ Championships. Having won the title in 2014, he was... read more October 19, 2016 by


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

2018 BMW Alpina B5 spy shots

There’s a new 5-Series, and that means we will soon see a new B5 from semi-official BMW tuner Alpina. A prototype for the car has been spotted testing ahead of a likely... read more October 18, 2016 by


 
Alleged 2018 BMW M5 CAD drawings - Image via CamVanDerHorst

Is this the face of the new BMW M5?

This may be our best look yet at the high-performance M5 model joining the rest of the seventh-generation BMW 5-Series range in 2017. Two CAD drawings allegedly revealing the... read more October 17, 2016 by


 
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


 
2016 BMW 4-Series Coupe

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


 
 

 
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