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2014 LA Auto Show - What BMW's competition is up to

by Tim Jones on November 19, 2014 at 05:56:00 PM

The Los Angeles Auto Show is one of the most influential automotive events on Earth. For ten days, November 21st - 30th the show takes center stage at the Los Angeles Convention Center. With nearly 60 debuts of new vehicles, you can be one of the first in the world to see these new cars and trucks up close and personal.

Live from the LA Auto Show with BMW's X5 M, X6 M and More

by Tim Jones on November 19, 2014 at 05:16:00 PM
Live from the LA Auto Show with BMW's X5 M, X6 M and More

The 2014 LA Auto Show kicked off today with the unveiling of the all-new F15 BMW X5 M and F16 BMW X6 M. These two new models are SAVs on steroids with a motor producing 567 horsepower and 553 lb-ft of torque.

BMW also showed off a brilliant BMW 228i convertible that was equipped with sport line and track handling package. Read on to see what else BMW showed off and to see all the photos you could want.

Hands on: BMW X5 eDrive - Fully functional green SUV

by Tim Jones on April 15, 2014 at 11:29:00 AM
Hands on: BMW X5 eDrive - Fully functional green SUV

Bimmerfest gets hands on with the BMW X5 eDrive Concept. This concept X5 incorporates technology borrowed from the BMW i8. An electric motor and battery complement the 4 cylinder gasoline engine for increase fuel economy.

The combined engine and electric motor (eMotor) work together to increase efficiency resulting in an estimated 62 MPG while having 270+hp and 300+lb-ft of torque on tap.

BMW Debuts BMW i Brand Campaign During Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games

by Mark Jurista on February 07, 2014 at 03:51:00 PM
BMW Debuts BMW i Brand Campaign During Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games

BMW of North America, the Official Mobility Partner of the United States Olympic Committee (USOC), will start the Olympics off with the launch of their BMW i Brand campaign.

Numerous TV spots will highlight the BMW i brand and there will be additional commercials focused on the BMW X5 and the BMW 2 Series. Tune in to see the new marketing campaigns and see Team USA compete.

First Drive: The BMW X5 xDrive30d and X5 xDrive50i

by Mark Jurista on September 18, 2013 at 10:00:00 AM
First Drive: The BMW X5 xDrive30d and X5 xDrive50i

The all-new BMW X5 is set to launch in the United States this fall and we finally had our chance to get behind the wheel and see what has changed in the F15 chassis. Our test drive started off with the updated diesel model (xDrive30d) that outputs an amazing 413 lb-ft of torque to give you the low end power you crave and continued on with the top of the line V-8 (xDrive50i) that pushes you back in your seat with 445 horsepower and 479 lb-ft of torque.

There is a lot more to this new X5 than just some powerful engines including a much needed interior upgrade that makes the X5 that much more appealing as a daily driver. Get all the details and find out what we thought by reading the full review now.

Real Life Photos from BMW NA Press Launch of the F15 X5

by Mark Jurista on September 11, 2013 at 02:28:00 AM
Real Life Photos from BMW NA Press Launch of the F15 X5

We have just completed a day of driving the all-new 2014 BMW X5 in both xDrive30d and xDrive50i variants. We will have full coverage including our thoughts on the cars as a whole but for now we wanted to get the real life photos up for your viewing pleasure.

Launch Video Release for the 2014 BMW X5 - See it Now

by Mark Jurista on July 05, 2013 at 09:59:00 AM
Launch Video Release for the 2014 BMW X5 - See it Now

Obviously everyone has seen photos of the new BMW F15 X5 but we haven't seen any great video of the car in motion. Now BMW has released the "Launchfilm" for the new X5 on Youtube and we have a chance to see the car in some new light.

The next generation BMW X5 (F15) goes into production this August with sales starting later this fall. The X5 will be available at launch in xDrive35i, sDrive35i and xDrive50i variants with an xDrive35d coming early next year.

New 2014 X5 xDrive50i Photos Revealed

by Mark Jurista on June 25, 2013 at 03:03:00 PM
New 2014 X5 xDrive50i Photos Revealed

BMW has released a new photo set of the 2014 X5 xDrive50i in real life. These are some great photos that don't look to have undergone the standard post processing work that some of the press photos go through.

BMW has released a new photo set of the 2014 X5 xDrive50i in real life. The new 2014 BMW X5 starts production in August with a starting price of $53,725 for the sDrive35i model.

Photo Comparison: 2014 BMW X5 F15 vs. E70 X5

by Mark Jurista on May 29, 2013 at 06:01:00 PM
Photo Comparison: 2014 BMW X5 F15 vs. E70 X5

The 2014 BMW X5 has finally been revealed and is scheduled to start production in August 2013 in Spartanburg, SC for the gasoline versions and December 2013 for the diesel variant. In order to get a better idea as to the differences between the F15 and E70, we put together a series of comparison photos for you.

Read on to see photos comparing all the different angles between the two models so you have a better idea as to what changed. Let us know if you like the new 2014 or still prefer the outgoing model!

Wrapping up the 2013 North American International Auto Show

by Mark Jurista on January 16, 2013 at 01:00:07 PM
Wrapping up the 2013 North American International Auto Show

We were live at the 2013 North American International Auto Show this week to witness the introduction of numerous new and exciting models from BMW. While the 4 Series Concept Coupe was the star of the show, the surprise introduction of a new entry level 3 Series also made some waves. Read on to see what we saw in our time at the show or skip on over to the 500+ picture photo gallery!


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