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Auto 04-03-2019

Two BMW M6 GT3 to Race in British GT Championship

Even though the BMW M6 has gone out of production, soon to be replaced by the M8, the motorsport versions are still going hard. The BMW M6 GT3 will be supported by the Bavarian manufacturer for privateer teams throughout 2019 too and we’ll get to see it race in some of the toughest championships out […]

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Auto 04-03-2019

I sat in the E31 BMW M8 Prototype and I can’t stop thinking about it

One of the first stories I wrote for BMWBLOG was about the original E31 BMW M8 Prototype, the “Supercar that Wasn’t“. Since then, I’ve always had a soft spot for it and desperately wanted to see it in the flesh. By a stroke of brilliant luck, I finally had my chance to see the original […]

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Auto 03-03-2019

VIDEO: Another upclose view of the largest BMW ever – The X7!

In just a couple of weeks we will get behind the wheel of the new BMW X7. The International Media Launch is currently taking place throughout US and the driving impressions embargo will be lifted by March 22nd. Until then, we had the chance to get a ride in the new X7 at the recent […]

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Auto 02-03-2019

BMW X7 M was considered for production, plans scrapped for now

In 2016 and then later in mid-2018, we reported that BMW is considering an X7 M model to complement the upcoming X7 lineup. Now we learned that those plans might have been scrapped in Garching, at least for now. A potential market for the X7 M is seen as too small for now, but with […]

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Auto 02-03-2019

VIDEO: BMW M5 vs Tesla Model S vs AMG GT4 vs Porsche Panamera Turbo S E

In this new video from Carwow, we get to see a very entertaining series of tests of the BMW M5 Competition, Mercedes-AMG GT 4, Porsche Panamera Turbo S E Hybrid and the Tesla Model S. There’s no getting around it — these are some of the fastest sedans in the world. The only one missing […]

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Auto 01-03-2019

Rolls-Royce CEO admits brand would be dead without BMW

When BMW bought the rights to the Rolls-Royce name and logo, it was a big move. After a long and complicated spat with the Volkswagen Group over the rights to Rolls-Royce, the Bavarians finally owned it and recreated the brand as we know it today. Some traditionalists might see that as heresy, as a German […]

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Auto 01-03-2019

February 2019: BMW USA sales increased 0.2 percent

Sales of BMW brand vehicles increased 0.2 percent in February 2019 for a total of 23,558 compared to 23,508 vehicles sold in February 2018. “We’re pleased to end February with a slight increase in sales given our current model changeovers,” said Bernhard Kuhnt, president and CEO, BMW of North America. “As we approach spring, we […]

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Auto 01-03-2019

BMW M5 vs Tesla Model S and BMW M3 vs Tesla Model 3 Performance

This is a bit of an interesting test from Business Insider, whose Mathew DeBord recently conducted two comparison tests between BMW and Tesla. We’ve seen a lot of M3/Model 3 Performance comparisons as of late, with the results being a bit mixed and/or controversial. However, we haven’t really seen any BMW M5/Model S comparisons. This […]

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Auto 01-03-2019

VIDEO: Evolve tests CSF Intercooler on BMW M2 GTS

A while back, Evolve Automotive made a BMW M2 GTS of sorts, by fitting an M2 with some of the aerodynamic bits from an M4 GTS and bumping up its power. There’s one little problem with bumping up its power and that’s heat. BMW M2s are already known to get a bit of heat soak […]

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Auto 27-02-2019

BMW-Daimler Joint Ventures to Have Winning Edge Due to Public Trust

BMW and Daimler have finally officially unveiled their joint ventures in the mobility field. What was initially thought to be a massive single unit turned out to be split into five different joint ventures that will apparently handle a side of the business each. However, they will not have an easy life because of rivals […]

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