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BMW Might Face Indian Import Duty Probe and Fine
BMW Might Face Indian Import Duty Probe and Fine

9 Sep 2013, 09:22 UTC / According to German publication WirtschatsWoche and Indiatimes.com, BMW might be soon facing a fine of around $100 million, due to alleged violations of import rules. At the moment, the Munich-ba...

 
67 HP/Cylinder for the new BMW 1.5-liter Engine
67 HP/Cylinder for the new BMW 1.5-liter Engine

8 Sep 2013, 06:03 UTC / Tuesday we’ll watch the official unveiling of the BMW i8, a car that was built to change the way we look at sport cars overall. The new plug-in hybrid will also feature BMW’s new 1.5-lit...

 
BMW i8 Will Mark the Launch of a New 6-Speed Gearbox for 1.5-liter Engines
BMW i8 Will Mark the Launch of a New 6-Speed Gearbox for 1.5-liter Engines

7 Sep 2013, 12:03 UTC / The internet is filled with news and spyshots about the new BMW 1 Series GT model, the first one in the company’s history that will be front wheel drive only. Sure, we have the i8 that will be...

 
BMW F20 1 Series Launched in India, Starting at $32,000
BMW F20 1 Series Launched in India, Starting at $32,000

6 Sep 2013, 14:34 UTC / This week saw the introduction of the smallest offering from BMW on the Indian market, the F20 1 Series. Tuesday, in a big ceremony, BMW India invited cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and race car driver ...

 
BMW's New 3-Cylinder Engine Will Become the Group's Entry Level Unit
BMW's New 3-Cylinder Engine Will Become the Group's Entry Level Unit

6 Sep 2013, 14:17 UTC / As the release of the i8 is getting closer by the minute, everybody is starting to wonder about how the new B38 engine will behave and if it will rise to the high expectations everyone has. Up un...

 
BMW-PSA Engine Collaboration to Stop in 2016
BMW-PSA Engine Collaboration to Stop in 2016

6 Sep 2013, 13:32 UTC / Back in 2002, BMW and the French group PSA (that own Peugeot and Citroen) started a prolonged collaboration to develop small engines. Out of the years of work, the award-winning 1.6-liter unit fitte...

 
BMW of North America Has a New Vice President
BMW of North America Has a New Vice President

6 Sep 2013, 12:13 UTC / The Marketing division of BMW North America will have a new Vice President starting with September 15, in the person of Trudy Hardy, according to an announcement from President and CEO of BMW NA, Lu...

 
Frozen Black 2014 BMW F13 M6 Up for Grabs in California
Frozen Black 2014 BMW F13 M6 Up for Grabs in California

6 Sep 2013, 10:14 UTC / Looking around to see at what price we could find a BMW F13 M6 for our office, we stumbled upon a rather curious car over at globalautosports.com, a car that, according to them, is worth $125,000. L...

 
BMW i3 Eligible for £5,000 OLEV Grant in the UK
BMW i3 Eligible for £5,000 OLEV Grant in the UK

5 Sep 2013, 09:33 UTC / Since BMW put so much hard work in developing the world's first true EV designed and built from the ground up for city use and to be fueled only by electricity, it was only natural that Governm...

 
3 BMW Models Make the 2014 Car of the Year Candidates' List
3 BMW Models Make the 2014 Car of the Year Candidates' List

4 Sep 2013, 12:05 UTC / As usual, around this time of year, we get the extended list of cars that are up for the Car of the Year award that will be announced around the same time as the Geneva Auto Show takes place. At ...

 
i8's B38 Engine Will Have Biggest Specific Output for any BMW
i8's B38 Engine Will Have Biggest Specific Output for any BMW

3 Sep 2013, 15:30 UTC / As we're waiting for the i8 to be officially unveiled (even though we saw how the interior will look like today, thanks to some leaked photos), all sorts of numbers keep piling up inside our he...

 
BMW i5 Could Be Possible in the Future
BMW i5 Could Be Possible in the Future

3 Sep 2013, 08:05 UTC / Everyone is waiting for the new i cars from BMW to reach a dealership somewhere near them. We all want to get to drive them but they might be more than just EVs or hybrid plug-in cars, they are tren...

 
Jim Halls Explains the Importance of BMW's Angel Eyes
Jim Halls Explains the Importance of BMW's Angel Eyes

2 Sep 2013, 13:10 UTC / Each manufacturer has its own trademark lines and design cues. Whether it's BMW's Angel Eyes, kidney grilles or even the Hofmeister kink, or Buick's Ventiports or Corvettes' roun...

 
BMW Introduces BMW F31 3 Series Touring in China
BMW Introduces BMW F31 3 Series Touring in China

2 Sep 2013, 11:22 UTC / This weekend, BMW China decided it was time to launch the F31 3 Series Touring  on the local market, after many customers demanded such action from the Bavarian manufacturer. In China it is ...

 
Could BMW Benefit from ZF's Energy-Recovery Suspension System?
Could BMW Benefit from ZF's Energy-Recovery Suspension System?

2 Sep 2013, 10:33 UTC / At the moment, as we all know, the most popular gearbox in the entire BMW line-up is the majestic 8-speed automatic from ZF. We had the chance of driving several cars fitted with this gearbox and we...

 
Reactions to the Eventful Grand Prix of Baltimore
Reactions to the Eventful Grand Prix of Baltimore

2 Sep 2013, 08:39 UTC / An eventful race like the one that took place in Baltimore, this weekend, could not go by without some strong reactions from the people involved, especially the BMW Team RLL, that was extremely clos...

 
Platinum Motorsport Posts Summer Roundup Clip Featuring Custom BMWs
Platinum Motorsport Posts Summer Roundup Clip Featuring Custom BMWs

30 Aug 2013, 16:14 UTC / Looking to draw some attention for the QuickStrike event that they are organizing on September 8, the guys from Platinum Motorsport put together a clip showcasing the main events where they were pre...

 
The BMW-Toyota Sports Car Is Now Rumored to Be Called Z5
The BMW-Toyota Sports Car Is Now Rumored to Be Called Z5

30 Aug 2013, 09:33 UTC / Quoting various publications, the guys from focus.de are bringing the rumored BMW-Toyota sports car back into the world's attention. It seems like new info and a new name for the car are surfac...

 
BMW Launches New Set of Accessories for the F15 X5
BMW Launches New Set of Accessories for the F15 X5

30 Aug 2013, 08:33 UTC / Wanting the new Sports Activity Vehicle to be a great success, it seems like BMW thought about everything a possible customer might want. In this regard, next to the incredible Individual program, B...

 
Introducing the New BMW F15 X5 M50d
Introducing the New BMW F15 X5 M50d

30 Aug 2013, 07:24 UTC / Since the BMW F15 X5 will arrive in showrooms starting with November 16, as announced before, one of the first models that will come out this year, is the high-performance diesel, M50d. Fitt...