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2014 BMW M3 Sedan spy shots

BMW Boss Allegedly Confirms Straight-Six Engine For 2014 M3

We know this much as fact: the 4.0-liter V-8 used to power the current BMW M3 goes away with the fourth-generation car, and the next BMW M3 will be powered by a forced-induction, six-cylinder engine. Details on that engine have been lacking, and rumor had it that BMW was looking at both a V-6 and... read more

May 22, 2012 by 
 
BMW's X5M takes the shortest line through Laguna Seca's corkscrew.

BMW's X5M Shows Why Its Better Than An M3: Video

In the last race of the 1996 IndyCar season, Bryan Herta had the lead heading into the final lap, trailed by Alex Zanardi. As the white flag flew, Zanardi realized time was... read more February 23, 2012 by 


 
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BMW Motorsport Names DTM Driver Pairings

BMW Motorsport is excited about the three teams and its drivers for the company's assault on the revitalized DTM this year. BMW Team Schnitzer has Bruno Spengler and Dirk... read more February 3, 2012 by 


 
BMW's DTM M3 in Castrol / Aral livery

BMW Partners With Castrol On Its Return To DTM Racing

This year marks BMW’s return to DTM (German Touring Car) racing, and the Munich-based manufacturer will field a total of six BMW M3s in competition (seven, if you count... read more January 30, 2012 by 


 
Bernard Tomic pulled over by police in Australia

Tennis Star Bernard Tomic Involved In Police Standoff For Driving His M3

Australian tennis star Bernard Tomic was recently involved in a bizarre incident with police near his home in the Gold Coast, on the East Coast of Australia. The 19-year old... read more January 27, 2012 by 


 
BMW's M3 safety car for the 2012 DTM Series

2012 BMW M3 DTM Safety Car Revealed

BMW has not run in the German DTM (Deutsche Tourenwagen Meisterschaft, or German Touring Car Championship) since the series resumed racing in 2000. That changes in 2012, as... read more January 19, 2012 by 


 
Anne Proffit photo from Long Beach

ALMS GT Champs BMW Team RLL Name Drivers For 2012 Campaign

The American Le Mans Series (ALMS) reigning GT Team and Manufacturers champions - for two straight years - Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing (BMW Team RLL) is returning to ALMS... read more January 16, 2012 by 


 
BMW M3 CRT (Carbon Racing Technology)

BMW M's Fastest (Current) Car Is The M3 CRT

Located near Chemnitz, in what used to be East Germany, the Sachsenring race track is best known as the home of the German motorcycle Grand Prix since 1998. It’s also... read more December 29, 2011 by 


 
2013 Nissan GT-R (Japanese spec) - Photo copyright Openers.jp

B-Class AMG, Another Ferrari Burns, IndyCar Skips Vegas: Today's Car News

It turns out Mercedes-Benz's AMG B-Class is only a test mule for smaller AMG cars, not a production intent vehicle. Shucks. Yet another Ferrari has burned, this time an F430... read more December 9, 2011 by 


 
2012 BMW M3 Competition Edition in Frozen Silver

BMW Celebrates 40 Years Of M Division With Special Edition M3

A brand new M3 is just around the corner and in the lead up to its arrival BMW is in run out mode with the last of its current generation cars. To help keep them moving, the... read more November 6, 2011 by 


 
2012 BMW M Performance Accessories M3 DTM race car

BMW M Performance Accessories M3 DTM In Full Livery Debuts

BMW used the DTM season finale at Hockenheim over the weekend to unveil its M3-based race car that will fulfill the brand’s comeback to the German touring car series... read more October 24, 2011 by 


 
Eight cars, including the BMW M3 Ring Taxi, crash on the Nurburgring

Eight Cars Crash On The Nurburgring, Including BMW M3 Ring Taxi: Video

Updated with video below. Car crashes on Germany's Nurburgring-Nordschleife are a common occurrence, with the track’s rapidly changing elevations, blind corners, and... read more October 5, 2011 by 


 
Wiesmann Roadster MF3 Final Edition live photos

Wiesmann Roadster MF3 Final Edition Live Photos: 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show

As we first reported a few weeks back, Wiesmann, the maker of the retro-styled MF series of roadsters and coupes, is ending production of its Roadster MF3, a car that has... read more September 14, 2011 by 


 
BMW patent schematic of V-6 twin-turbo engine

Is BMW Planning A Heretical V-6 Twin-Turbo Engine For The Next M3?

The V-6 engine is a great thing. Many carmakers, notably Volkswagen and Nissan, have used them to great effect in various implementations. But BMW has a history of inline... read more September 9, 2011 by 


 
2012 BMW M3 DTM concept

Sinister BMW M3 DTM Concept: New Gallery

The concept version of BMW's entry into the 2012 Deutsche Tourenwagen Meisterschaft (DTM) series, based loosely on the current E92 M3, was just revealed to the world last... read more July 20, 2011 by 


 
BMW Team RLL preps for the 2011 Mosport Grand Prix

BMW Team RLL Previews ALMS Mosport Grand Prix

As the Corvette Racing team rides the highs and lows since its Le Mans win, BMW Team RLL seeks to step things up to keep up the success of the start of the 2011 season as the... read more July 20, 2011 by 


 
 

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