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Bimmerfest BMW i3 Test Driveby Tim Jones on December 03, 2013 at 05:39:00 PM
Bimmerfest had the opportunity to drive the i3 on a winding 40 mile loop through LA, up the iconic Mulholland drive and then to the LA convention center where the i3s would be available for public test drives during the LA Auto Show. Read on to see what we thought of BMW's first EV.
The F22 BMW 2 Series in Motion - Handling and Launch Control Highlightedby Tim Jones on October 25, 2013 at 09:50:00 AM
We have three fresh videos of the 2 Series in action. A typical high speed, high action, fast cutting film to get you excited about the 2 series. Then we get a demonstration of just how good the M235i handling is. Finally in a somewhat surprising video BMW shows us how to use the launch control on the M235i.
Charge your i3 in under 30 minutes - DC fast chargingby Tim Jones on September 30, 2013 at 10:36:00 PM
A BMW i3 was fully charged in under 30-minutes today at the first-ever public charging station in the US to offer the SAE Combo-Charging fast charging system. The public charging station is located at the Fashion Valley Mall in San Diego, CA. The optional fast charging system will enable the BMW i3 driver to charge their EV from a standard 110 volt outlet with a cord set.
BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe Photo Realistic Renderingby Tim Jones on September 17, 2013 at 02:50:00 PM
The 2 Series Gran Coupe based on the 2 series 2 door coupe offers 4 door convenience with a sporty coupe roof line. These photo realistic renderings give us an idea of what it might look like. The 2 Series starts production in November so stay tuned for more details.
BMW M6 Competition Package Exhaust Soundby Tim Jones on September 17, 2013 at 12:08:00 PM
We've previously thrashed the M6 Competition Package [URL="http://www.bimmerfest.com/forums/showthread.phpEnjoy the sound of the Sport exhaust that comes with the $7,300 M6 Competition package. The exhaust wakes up the big coupe and makes pressing the loud pedal addicting. What do you think of the sound?
Preview: 4 Series real world review - A weekend in Seattleby Tim Jones on September 16, 2013 at 10:20:00 PM
Bimmerfest spents a weekend driving the 4 series in the real world in and around Seattle, WA. The 4 series attracts attention when you drive it around is an understatement, especially in Melbourne Red.
Live coverage of BMW at the 2013 Frankfurt International Motor Showby Tim Jones on September 11, 2013 at 06:01:00 PM
The Frankfurt International Motor Show is BMW's home turf when it come to auto shows and they pulled out the big guns for the 2013 show. The highlight being the world premiere of the i8, the sustainability built super car.
Build your own BMW i8 - Preview configurator liveby Tim Jones on September 11, 2013 at 03:00:00 PM
BMW UK has an i8 preview configurator live on their site (link below). Choices are limited to a few colors and options for now. Build your own i8 and let us know what you spec'ed out.
4 Series with M Performance Partsby Tim Jones on September 11, 2013 at 10:37:00 AM
At the Frankfurt Auto Show BMW showed off a F32 435i coupe decked out with with M Performance Parts. What do you think of the 4 series with the additional parts?
BMW reports best worldwide sales for August ever - Up 14.8% over last yearby Tim Jones on September 10, 2013 at 06:43:00 PM
BMW Group reported its highest ever sales for the month of August, with a total of 139,648 vehicles delivered worldwide, an increase of 14.8% over the same month last year. Worldwide sales year-to-date also reached an all-time high with 1,246,528 vehicles sold, an increase of 7.7% over the same period in 2012.