What happens when you park your BMW next to a fire hydrant in Boston?by Bimmerfest.com Member - BostonB6 on April 10, 2014 at 10:11:00 AM
The one time (probably not) you happen to park in front of a fire hydrant...and there's an 8 alarm fire? There's not much the firefighters can do, they need to reach the hydrant in order to get the water they need. Let this be a lesson to those who like to block hydrants.
Recalled: 156K N55 powered BMWs for VANOS issuesby Tim Jones on April 10, 2014 at 02:23:00 PM
BMW is recalling 156,137 vehicles powered by the 6 cylinder N55 for issues with the VANOS bolts.
BMW at the 13th Beijing International Automotive Exhibitionby Bernie McGroarty on April 08, 2014 at 11:08:00 PM
With several Asian and Chinese premieres, BMW is using this year’s Beijing International Automotive Exhibition from 20 to 29 April 2014 to present an array of compelling production models which are geared to meeting present-day customer requirements and in some cases usher in all-new market segments.
Three Minis in the top ten at the Abu Dhabi Desert Challengeby Bernie McGroarty on April 08, 2014 at 11:20:00 PM
After finishing second at the Baja Russia, Vladimir Vasilyev (RU) continues to be in top shape in the FIA World Cup for Cross Country Rallies. The Russian is currently leading the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge in the MINI ALL4 Racing entered by the Monster Energy X-raid Team.
A Modern take on a classic: The BMW CS Vintage Conceptby Bernie McGroarty on April 01, 2014 at 02:57:00 PM
I'm a big fan of the E9 BMW's, always loved the body styling. These are usually the cars I gravitate toward at Bimmerfest. I make it a point to try to check out every one and try to get pics. Imagine my excitement, when I found out that there is concept that pays homage to the 1968 BMW E9, the BMW CS Vintage Concept.
BMW M235i faces off with the MB CLA45 AMG and Subaru WRX STIby Bernie McGroarty on March 31, 2014 at 10:10:00 AM
BMW has made it in to another Motor Trend comparison, this one being for 300 plus horsepower turbocharged cars, geared toward the enthusiast. This time, it was BMW's M235i that got called upon to show its stuff. The other two cars in the comparison were the 2014 Mercedes Benz CLA45 AMG and the 2015 Subaru WRX STI (Launch Edition).
The 2015 BMW M4 Convertible in 360, all colors and trims.by Bernie McGroarty on April 05, 2014 at 08:02:00 PM
The 2015 BMW M4 Convertible will arrive in showrooms this summer. For those itching to see it personalized a bit more, BMW has put up their 360 degree configurator to do just that. Pick your color, wheels, interior and trim.
Car and Driver: 2014 Audi S5 vs. 2014 BMW 435iby Bernie McGroarty on April 03, 2014 at 06:27:00 PM
Car and Driver had pitted the 2014 BMW 435i vs. the 2014 Audi S5 in a recent comparison. They actually selected the 435i M Sport for the test, to make sure they had the best possible model to dance with the S5.
World Premiere: The 2015 BMW M4 Convertible - Debuts at New York Auto Showby Mark Jurista on April 03, 2014 at 06:00:00 PM
BMW has just announced the all-new 2015 BMW M4 convertible which will be joining the upcoming M3 sedan and M4 coupe. The M4 Convertible features a slick three-piece hardtop that folds down in 20 seconds to give you a better view while enjoying the 425 horsepower and 406 lb-ft of torque from the M tuned motor. The BMW M4 Convertible is slated to be shown off at the New York Auto Show later this month. If you have time, stop by the Jacob Javits Center starting on April 18th to get your first look. Maybe it will convince you to head over to your local BMW dealer and place an order of your own.
The journey of carbon, from one strand to an i3.by Bernie McGroarty on April 02, 2014 at 02:32:00 PM
It all starts with one carbon fiber that's just about one seventh the width of a human hair. The result is an extremely lightweight and robust passenger cell of the BMW i3 and BMW i8. Watch the clip to see how BMW is making this happen.