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Auto 01-09-2019

Report: By 2023, MINI plans additional electric vehicles

It’s hard to argue against the fact that the MINI brand has been extremely successful under BMW’s leadership. Ever since its rebirth in 2000, the MINI brand has grown to become one of the most important premium brands in the world, delivering impressive sales for the BMW Group. The brand and its cars has gone […]

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Auto 01-09-2019

Report says partly electrified BMW M2 could arrive in the future

There is very little doubt that the BMW M Division will go through significant changes in the near future. While most, if not majority, of the M cars that came out this year, and that will come out in 2020, are still “old school” in a way, the future of M will revolve around electro-mobility. […]

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Auto 31-08-2019

BMW M CEO chimes in on the topic of a BMW supercar

Another month and yet another article on a BMW supercar. Ever since the M1 came to life in 1978, the BMW community has been craving for another supercar to keep up with the likes of Ferrari, Lamborghini or McLaren. Over the years, there have been many supercar projects conceptually put together in Munich, but none […]

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Auto 30-08-2019

MINI to Celebrate 60th Anniversary at Frankfurt Motor Show

For MINI, the entire year of 2019 was about its 60th anniversary. The original bundle of joy created by Sir Alec Issigonis was launched on August 26 so it was actually on Monday when the British brand turned 60. Even so, we enjoyed the festivities stretched across all of 2019 and the party will still […]

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Auto 29-08-2019

Mercedes-AMG GLE 53 Coupe is now here to take on BMW X6

To many car enthusiasts, the BMW X6 is a ridiculous car. Despite its sporty looks, it’s by no means a sports car. It’s far too fat and heavy for that. Yet, despite being called an SUV (excuse me “SAV”), it’s body style is too compromised in the name of fashion to be properly SUV-practical. So […]

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Auto 29-08-2019

Porsche Unveils 2020 Macan Turbo with RS4 Engine to Rival BMW X4 M

The people over in Stuttgart revealed today he top of the range 2020 Porsche Macan Turbo, a car that should, in theory, rival the likes of the BMW X4 M. The new model comes with a smaller engine but more power as well as some other nifty tricks to try and steal the crown in […]

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Auto 29-08-2019

US-China Trade War Will Hit BMW X7 Sales Hardest

The US and China are going through what most experts call a ‘trade war’. Both countries imposed bigger taxes on imported goods and things are now escalating. Recently, China has introduced a 25 percent surcharge on cars made in the US. This is not good for business and carmakers know it. While US companies will […]

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Auto 28-08-2019

Video: South Africa’s Cars Magazine Chimes in on BMW X3 M

The BMW X3 M and X4 M models are now heading to showrooms around the world. But before you get your hands on one of them, early media test drives can provide some insight into the driving experience. The guys from Cars.co.za in South Africa have put together a review of the two new M […]

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Auto 27-08-2019

BMW VBX6 – Vantablack – The world’s blackest black

At the Frankfurt Motor Show, BMW will introduce a special model based on the new X6 – the BMW VBX6 Vantablack. This exclusive show car is the result of a collaboration between BMW and Surrey NanoSystems, the inventors of the Vantablack technology. BMW says that the X6 is the first and only vehicle in the […]

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Auto 27-08-2019

Car Magazine talks to M Division CEO Markus Flasch about the future

As a BMW enthusiast, actually getting to go to Garching, to the headquarters of BMW M, must be a genuine thrill. But to go and actually talk to the CEO of the M Division, while poking around at rare classics, must be an incredible experience. And it’s one that Car Magazine recently had, when it […]

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