BMW i8 deliveries start in June 2014! Get ready for the future.by Mark Jurista on March 10, 2014 at 11:57:00 AM
BMW will finally be starting deliveries of their vaunted BMW i8 starting this June. The all-new BMW i8 is being produced at the Leipzig plant and will provide incredible fuel economy coupled with amazing performance. The BMW i8 will propel you from 0 to 62 in 4.4 seconds with an EU test cycle average of 2.1 litres/100 km (134.5 mpg imp) and CO2 emissions of 49 g/km. The i8 is powered by a plug-in hybrid system comprised of a 170 kW/231 hp, 320 Nm (236 lb-ft) three-cylinder petrol engine with BMW TwinPower Turbo technology and a 96 kW/131 hp, 250 Nm (184 lb-ft) hybrid synchronous electric motor.
BMW at the 2014 Amelia Island Concours d’Eleganceby Tim Jones on March 09, 2014 at 09:32:00 PM
The 2014 Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance once again broke attendance numbers and was a huge success with several million dollars raised to support Community Hospice of Northeast Florida. Amelia Island, known as a 'fun concours' and is one of the top automotive events in the world.
Jaguar XE coming in 2015 to compete with the 3 Seriesby Bernie McGroarty on March 09, 2014 at 09:00:00 AM
Jaguar has been on top of their game and now they are capitalizing on the popularity of their F-type to roll out an entry level sports sedan to compete with the uber popular BMW 3 series. This new entry level sports sedan called the XE, will fit into Jaguar's line up just under the XF. Do you think Jaguar has a winner on it's hands or is this just another car trying to play catch up to BMW?
Bimmerfest coverage of the 2014 Geneva Auto Showby Tim Jones on March 08, 2014 at 02:23:00 PM
The 2014 Geneva International Motor Show was a grand event for BMW with numerous models celebrate their European premiere. Highlights include the 4 Series Gran Coupe, the FWD 2 Series Active Tourer, LCI X3 SUV, F80 M3 and F82 M4. Click through all the photos to see what was at the show.
World Car Awards - BMW 4 Series and BMW i8 in top threeby Bernie McGroarty on March 05, 2014 at 12:47:00 PM
Bridgestone Corporation and the New York International Auto Show hosted a press conference yesterday at the Geneva International Motor Show. At the press conference the top three finalists for the World Car of the Year, World Luxury Car, World Performance Car, World Green Car, and World Car Design of the Year were announced. MW made it as a finalist in three of the five categories. Under World Car of the Year, from an initial list of twenty four entries, the BMW 4 Series joined Audi's A3 and the Mazda 3 as a finalist. The i3 held on as a finalist in the World Green Car category, along with Audi's A3 Sportback g-tron (+Audi e-gas) and Volkswagen's XL1.
Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance Highlights Alexander Calder BMW Art Car and Moreby Mark Jurista on March 07, 2014 at 03:45:00 PM
BMW has some amazing cars to highlight the 2014 Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance including the BMW-Powered McLaren F1 GTR featured in class of McLaren cars, BMW Group Classic display including the David Hobbs 320 Turbo race car as well as BMW M1 and first generation M3 and 3 Series Convertible. New BMWs will also be on display including the upcoming 2015 BMW M4 Coupe and 2015 BMW i8.
First BMW M4 comes off the assembly lineby Bernie McGroarty on March 04, 2014 at 11:32:00 AM
BMW's highly anticipated M4 has started production and the first production car has rolled off the assembly line in Munich. The first M4 off the line was finished in Austin Yellow and was presented by the Munich plant's managing director Hermann Bohrer and DTM racing driver Martin Tomczyk.
The All-New BMW X4 Goes on Sale this Spring Starting at $45,625by Mark Jurista on March 05, 2014 at 06:00:00 PM
BMW has finally taken the concept out of the BMW X4 and it will make it's world debut at the New York International Auto Show next month. The BMW X4 is available in both xDrive28i and xDrive35i configurations starting at $45,625 and $48,925 respectively. The BMW X4 is being produced in the United States at the BMW factory in Spartanburg, South Carolina alongside the BMW X3, BMW X5 and BMW X6.
BMW Announces the Launch of the Alpina B6 xDrive Gran Coupeby Bernie McGroarty on March 04, 2014 at 06:26:00 PM
Today BMW announced the launch of the new BMW ALPINA B6 Gran Coupe. The 2015 BMW ALPINA B6 Gran Coupe will make its North American debut at the New York International Auto Show in April and will go on sale immediately thereafter. Pricing will be $118,225 including $925 destination and handling.
BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe at 2014 Geneva Auto Showby Tim Jones on March 04, 2014 at 05:18:00 PM
We bring you real pictures of the hotly debated and much anticipated BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe. The new BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe combines the sleek look and sporty character of the 4 Series Coupe with the functionality provided by four-doors and a spacious, flexible luggage compartment.