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Legendary BMW 3.0CSL Shows Up at Detroit and Stuns the Crowd <span>· Live Photos</span>
Legendary BMW 3.0CSL Shows Up at Detroit and Stuns the Crowd · Live Photos

13 Jan 2015, 16:39 UTC · By: Gabriel Nica / BMW brought a decent sized M line-up at this year’s Detroit Auto Show including the brand new M6 Coupe and the X5 and X6 M duo. Alongside these young bloods there was also one of the first car...

 
BMW’s Impressive Display at Techno Classica 2014
BMW’s Impressive Display at Techno Classica 2014

11 Apr 2014, 14:33 UTC · By: Gabriel Nica / This year, classic car enthusiasts got to feast their eyes on the greatest classic fair of the world at the Techno Classica Auto Show 2014, in Essen. Featuring 27 brands of the international vehi...

 
BMW Group Classic at Techno Classica 2014
BMW Group Classic at Techno Classica 2014

26 Mar 2014, 12:03 UTC · By: Gabriel Nica / The Techno Classica 2014 edition will be seeing an important contingent of BMW classic cars on display, part of the biggest and most important gathering of vintage automobiles. Over 1,250 exhibit...

 
Andy Priaulx to Race a BMW 3.0si at Goodwood
Andy Priaulx to Race a BMW 3.0si at Goodwood

7 Feb 2014, 11:43 UTC · By: Gabriel Nica / This year’s Goodwood Members’ Meeting will have a special moment for all BMW fans out there: Andy Priaulx, triple world touring car champion will be driving a 3.0si car at the event. ...

 
BMW Motorrad Releases Anniversary Illustration, Video and eCard
BMW Motorrad Releases Anniversary Illustration, Video and eCard

8 Dec 2013, 13:33 UTC · By: Gabriel Nica /  This year, BMW Motorrad celebrates 90 years of making, designing and dreaming bikes of all kinds, a perfect occasion to let the world know just how much the German brand means in the motorcycl...

 
The Story of a 1976 BMW 2002 Talks about Passion and Twists of Fate
The Story of a 1976 BMW 2002 Talks about Passion and Twists of Fate

19 Nov 2013, 09:08 UTC · By: Gabriel Nica / Fortunately, there is still hope out there, for the coming generations. As long as people like Carter Kelly Kramer are still around to change the way his friends look at cars, we can sleep tight, kn...

 
Real Drivers Drive Real Cars: 1977 BMW E12 530i
Real Drivers Drive Real Cars: 1977 BMW E12 530i

14 Nov 2013, 14:43 UTC · By: Gabriel Nica / Making a list about real men, you’ll have to keep Jon de Jesus on your list. Yeah, we know you never heard of him before, but he is the guy that drives and owns one of the best looking BMW E12...

 
Wearing the Scars of the Past: Andrew’s IMSA BMW E9 CSL
Wearing the Scars of the Past: Andrew’s IMSA BMW E9 CSL

14 Nov 2013, 13:43 UTC · By: Gabriel Nica / It was 1975 when this car was built but to this day it runs like it never left the assembly lines of the Munich-based company that built it. We’re talking, of course, about a IMSA BMW E9 CSL, ...

 
BMW Group Classic Races 3 Historic Cars in Argentina
BMW Group Classic Races 3 Historic Cars in Argentina

14 Nov 2013, 09:26 UTC · By: Gabriel Nica / Today is the big day for the "1000 Millas Sport" event in Argentina, as 3 classic BMW cars will line-up at the event's starting grid, celebrating the 25th edition of South America...

 
Alpina Founder Talks about the Company's History
Alpina Founder Talks about the Company's History

13 Nov 2013, 17:18 UTC · By: Gabriel Nica / It was 1961 when BMW presented the 1500 model at the Frankfurt Motor Show and inspired Burkard Bovensiepen to develop an even better car, based on that first model. His version came out with no ...

 
Jalopnik Claims BMW Has Lost Its Way
Jalopnik Claims BMW Has Lost Its Way

13 Nov 2013, 09:25 UTC · By: Gabriel Nica / This morning, whilst drinking my coffee, I stumbled upon a post on Jalopnik, criticizing BMW and its moves lately, with valid arguments and straight-on facts. Whilst I don't completely agree wi...

 
BMW 700 Coupe 1:18 Diecast Released
BMW 700 Coupe 1:18 Diecast Released

10 Oct 2013, 15:23 UTC · By: Gabriel Nica / In the late 50s and up to the mid 60s, BMW was in a deep financial crisis and needed big selling, cheap cars to stay afloat, keeping the driving dynamics at bay for a while. That's how the 700 ...

 
Live Photos of One of the Best BMW Galleries in the World: Lenbachplatz
Live Photos of One of the Best BMW Galleries in the World: Lenbachplatz

21 Sep 2013, 06:03 UTC · By: Gabriel Nica / Convincing people to buy your car is not an easy task, not today and not in this day and age. That's because most manufacturers are offering cars that bring you more than you could possibly nee...

 
BMW Pays Tribute to the E32 7 Series
BMW Pays Tribute to the E32 7 Series

3 Sep 2013, 12:34 UTC · By: Gabriel Nica / 26 years ago BMW took the first step towards becoming a real premium brand, with the second-generation 7 Series, codenamed E32. Along with this new model, the 7 Series received its first V8 and V12 ...

 
BMW 507, Z8, M1 Make the Edmunds Top 100 Supercars of All Time
BMW 507, Z8, M1 Make the Edmunds Top 100 Supercars of All Time

3 Sep 2013, 07:35 UTC · By: Gabriel Nica / Waiting for the 2013 Frankfurt Auto Show and probably pretty bored, the guys from Edmunds embarked on a quest to list and rank the top 100 supercars of all time. Such a top has its utility but in th...

 
Get Inside a BMW M1 Procar and Chase Down a Porsche 935 on Laguna Seca
Get Inside a BMW M1 Procar and Chase Down a Porsche 935 on Laguna Seca

30 Aug 2013, 09:03 UTC · By: Gabriel Nica / At the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion, the audience got a chance to watch some of the best cars that ever raced in various sporting events. One of them is BMW's first M car, the M1, in Proc...

 
Ultra Rare 1978 BMW M1 Display Sponsored by Oracle Finance at Salon Prive
Ultra Rare 1978 BMW M1 Display Sponsored by Oracle Finance at Salon Prive

20 Aug 2013, 11:29 UTC · By: Gabriel Nica / Oracle Finance is the UK's number one funder for specialist cars. It offers financial services for the acquisition of all high-end sports and classic cars and has a client base of over 40,000 p...

 
The Restoration of an Icon: Ron Perry's BMW E9 CSL
The Restoration of an Icon: Ron Perry's BMW E9 CSL

16 Aug 2013, 16:04 UTC · By: Gabriel Nica / The history of the New Class BMWs was told over and over again, but amongst the legendary cars this Series spawned, you'll easily spot one model that stands out: the 3.0 CSL. The 70s were tr...

 
BMW 507 Featured at Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance
BMW 507 Featured at Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance

16 Aug 2013, 11:09 UTC · By: Gabriel Nica / The BMW 507 Roadster made its debut in New York City in 1955. Penned by noted designer, Albrecht Graf Goertz, the 507 featured a long and sleek engine compartment, cockpit perfectly tailored to the ...

 
BMW E3 Station Wagon: A Blend of British and German Engineering
BMW E3 Station Wagon: A Blend of British and German Engineering

15 Aug 2013, 13:42 UTC · By: Gabriel Nica / Looking around on the internet, you'll find all sort of things, but when it comes to rare BMWs, it doesn't get much rarer than this: a Sport Wagon BMW E3 (New Six Sedan at its origins). ...