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Video: A Day In The Life Of ‘Ring Queen Sabine Schmitz

The 14-odd miles of the Nurburgring Nordschleife is nicknamed the “Green Hell” and for good reason. The renowned race track is surrounded by pristine hills covered in green forests but the course itself is one of the toughest and most intensive of its kind anywhere in the world. One... read more

October 31, 2010 by
2001 BMW M5

Used Car Market: 2000-2003 BMW M5

 The last M5 was a performance tour-de-force, coming with a V-10 producing 500 horsepower, an available seven-speed single clutch automatic gearbox, and plenty of road... read more August 15, 2010 by

2006 BMW M5

Fifth-Generation BMW M5 Ends Production After Record Sales

BMW has always stood by the high-rev philosophy for delivering power from its M engines, launching one of the most vaunted powertrains around in the form of the 5.0-liter... read more July 7, 2010 by

2010 BMW M5

2011 BMW M5 (F10) Overview

As many car enthusiasts may have noticed, numerous manufacturers have begun to slim down their performance and sport-oriented models to promote fuel efficiency and be a part... read more June 13, 2010 by

2010 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Estate

Ask Motor Authority: Why Doesn't AMG Go Twin-Turbo?

Mercedes-Benz has one of the best brands-within-a-brand in its factory-tuner AMG division. Far from a body-and-trim badgeworks, AMG is building its own engines and developing... read more March 10, 2010 by

2011 BMW M5 spy shots

Report: 578-HP For 2011 BMW M5

BMW CEO Norbert Reithofer has previously revealed that future BMW powertrains will be downsized in an effort to improve fuel-efficiency and reduce emissions--and that even... read more January 10, 2010 by

2009 BMW M5 CSL

BMW Reveals One-Off M5 CSL In Celebration Of M5's 25th Anniversary

It's hard to believe the BMW M5 has been around for a full quarter of a century now, but since the E28's inaugural production run in 1985, the M5 has been barreling down... read more October 29, 2009 by

2011 BMW M5 spy shots

Report: BMW Confirms Turbo V-8 To Replace V-10 In 2011 M5

Since mid-2008 we've been bringing you reports that the 2011 BMW M5 could be powered by a high-performance turbocharged V-8 instead of the high-revving 5.0-liter V-10 mill in... read more September 26, 2009 by

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Next-gen BMW M5 could get KERS hybrid, up to 600hp

No one that's driven the current BMW M5 is likely to complain about a lack of power or technology, but BMW is fixing to up the ante on both accounts, according to the latest... read more June 25, 2009 by

Wiesmann GT MF5 Official Safety Car

Wiesmann GT MF5 picked as Official Safety Car for 2009 FIA GT Championship

Wiesmann’s MF5 has been in production for just over a year but the striking GT’s combination of a BMW M5 V10 drivetrain and seductively retro styling has made it... read more April 30, 2009 by

G-Power BMW X5 Typhoon

G-Power goes the supercharging route for new BMW X5 Typhoon

German tuner G-Power is known for its lack of restraint when it comes to modifying BMWs – the firm’s modified M5 currently holds the title of the world's fastest... read more March 25, 2009 by

BMW M3 Coupe

Report: BMW’s M division moving to four and six-cylinder turbos

BMW CEO Norbert Reithofer recently revealed plans to phase out diesel V8 engines across the board, but as drastic as this sounds it could be just the tip of the iceberg for... read more March 19, 2009 by

G-Power Hurricane BMW M5 RS

New images for G-Power’s title holder of 'World's Fastest Street-Legal Sedan'

The gloves are off in the battle to produce the world's fastest street-legal sedan, and the competition is getting hotter as German tuning giants Brabus and G-Power practice... read more February 10, 2009 by

BMW M3 Cabrio

BMW’s M division sets second-best sales year on record

BMW’s M division has tallied a record year of sales, topping 24,000 units between January and December 2008. Strong sales of the M3 and its new Cabrio and Sedan... read more February 2, 2009 by

BMW M5 Sports Line by Wald International

BMW M5 Sports Line by Wald International

We’re used to seeing plenty of modified BMWs from the German tuners, but rarely do we see a Japanese customizer give the Teutonic saloons and coupes the aftermarket... read more July 23, 2008 by

Preview: 2010 BMW M5 saloon

Preview: 2010 BMW M5 saloon

Next year will see the launch of two critical models for German labels BMW and Mercedes-Benz, with both the next-generation 5-series and E-Class sedans plus their different... read more June 2, 2008 by


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