Tim Jones - Executive Editor

Tim Jones is the Executive Editor at Bimmerfest and has worked in the automotive industry for over 15 years. Tim has owned and driven many different BMWs on the street and track over his career.

The most recent articles by Tim Jones are listed below.

The BMW Concept 8 Series - Official Photos

Posted on May 25, 2017 at 01:28:00 PM
The BMW Concept 8 Series - Official Photos

The BMW Group is using this year’s Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este to unveil the BMW Concept 8 Series.

New BMW 8 Series spawns M version #M8

Posted on May 26, 2017 at 08:49:00 PM
New BMW 8 Series spawns M version #M8

Alongside the ongoing development of the standard 8 Series, the engineers at BMW M are also working flat out on the M model.

Food Truck Festival Line-Up for Bimmerfest 2017!

Posted on May 26, 2017 at 12:00:00 PM
Food Truck Festival Line-Up for Bimmerfest 2017!

We're please to announce the food truck line-up for Bimmerfest 2017 sponsored by ESS Tuning.

The BMW Concept 8 Series - Official Details & Photos

Posted on May 25, 2017 at 01:28:00 PM
The BMW Concept 8 Series - Official Details & Photos

While still in concept form BMW says the BMW Concept 8 Series reveals much of what is to come. This is the hottest design from BMW in a while and a much needed boost to the brand image.

Barn find BMW M1 featured in URO's Bimmerfest booth

Posted on May 22, 2017 at 07:05:00 PM
Barn find BMW M1 featured in URO's Bimmerfest booth

On display at Bimmerfest in URO Parts booth (#403) this is an unrestored BMW M1. With only 2,356 miles on the car it is in surprisingly good shape after sitting for 30 years. The M1 was BMW's first supercar attempt and posters hung on the walls of many young BMW enthusiasts. You won't want to miss this or anything else at Bimmerfest 2017.

30+ BMW 8 Series at Bimmerfest 2017

Posted on May 08, 2017 at 03:54:00 PM
30+ BMW 8 Series at Bimmerfest 2017

Bimmerfest 2017 will feature over 30 BMW 8 Series as part of the Heritage Corral sponsored by Pelican Parts.

BMW i3 Service Action for Low Cost Charging function

Posted on May 02, 2017 at 02:31:00 PM
BMW i3 Service Action for Low Cost Charging function

BMW has released a Service Action that impacts 1,698 I01 i3 BEV and i3 Rex vehicles produced from 11/05/2015 to 03/30/2017.

BMW i8 now available for European Delivery Program

Posted on April 17, 2017 at 06:18:00 PM
BMW i8 now available for European Delivery Program

BMW has released a series of updates to their European Delivery Program. The standout change is the inclusion of the i8.

2019 3 Series M340i testing on the Nurburgring

Posted on April 20, 2017 at 04:53:00 PM
2019 3 Series M340i testing on the Nurburgring

The 7th generation 3 Series, due out late in 2018 and on sale as a 2019 model year was spot flying around the Nurbrugring.

The new BMW M550d xDrive

Posted on April 25, 2017 at 06:53:00 PM
The new BMW M550d xDrive

BMW is expanding the new generation of the world's most successful business sedan, the BMW 5 Series.

2018 BMW X2 hits the Ring for final testing

Posted on April 21, 2017 at 06:56:00 PM
2018 BMW X2 hits the Ring for final testing

The X2 sport crossover based on the X1 platform was spotted during final testing on the Ring.

F10 5 Series Driveshaft Guibo Recall

Posted on April 18, 2017 at 02:39:00 PM
F10 5 Series Driveshaft Guibo Recall

BMW is conducting a Voluntary Safety Recall on certain F10 5 Series Model Year 2011 to Model Year 2012 involving the rear driveshaft flexible disc.

17k BMW X1s being recalled for instrument panel and airbag issue

BMW is conducting a Voluntary Safety Recall on Model Year 2016 - 2017 BMW X1 SAV vehicles involving the instrument panel.

Official - BMW Multiple Security Deposit Program Discontinued

Posted on April 07, 2017 at 01:37:00 PM
Official - BMW Multiple Security Deposit Program Discontinued

Today we got official confirmation that BMW Financial Services is discontinuing the MSD Program for leased vehicles.

New Bimmerfest 'das buch' ED sign in book for the Welt - Need help

We have a new Bimmerfest sign in book for Bimmerfest members to sign in at the Welt. Looking for someone who's willing to take it over.

BMW Explained: Auto Mirror Fold

Posted on March 24, 2017 at 03:24:00 PM
BMW Explained: Auto Mirror Fold

In this BMW Explained learn how to access settings to select that exterior mirrors fold in automatically when your BMW is locked.

BMW Z5 spied on the Nurburgring

Posted on March 31, 2017 at 04:00:00 PM
BMW Z5 spied on the Nurburgring

The BMW Z5, the anticipated replacement for the Z4 has been spied testing on the Nurburgring.

Next BMW X3 in Motion

Posted on March 27, 2017 at 06:16:00 PM
Next BMW X3 in Motion

Long before a new model arrives on the market, BMW will put it thought the most severe endurance tests.

Has BMW started to test the new BMW M6 at the Nurburgring?

Posted on March 28, 2017 at 03:01:00 PM
Has BMW started to test the new BMW M6 at the Nurburgring?

Looking at this prototype we are starting to believe it. This one has a totally different camouflage at the front bumper.

BMW 530e ditches the cord with inductive charging

Posted on March 21, 2017 at 03:04:00 PM
BMW 530e ditches the cord with inductive charging

BMW is forging ahead with factory equipped inductive charging, a first to our knowledge in the industry.