Tag: BMW

BMW Twin-Turbo 4.4 liter V-8

The new BMW twin-turbo V-8 has been engineered for a new line of cross-over SUVs for 2009. Technically, it's a unique peice of work:...

Motor Trend compares the 135i to the Evo X MR

This is a controversial comparison and choice of winner - and it again demonstrates that it all boils down to what you plan to...

Fake vents, scoops, & assorted crapola

MSNBC this morning has an article titled "A frivolous fashion for fender vents - another automotive ornamentation is set to die away" in which...

Introducing the BMW 135i

My thoughts: Good effort. I've been wanting to see a "pure" BMW in the spirit of the 2002tii for a long time: lightweight, focus on...

F20C swaps into 318i: the ultimate 4 for the ultimate driving...

In the past week, we've learned about swapping a Supra 2JZ into an S2000. But what do you do with the F20C engine from the...

BMW’s own Nurburgring video

I've said it many times before: a car is not worth if it hasn't been developed and tested at the Nurburgring. The best cars...

Automobile Magazine dynos the BMW 330i

275 rear wheel HP! That means the actual rating is near 350 HP - not the 306 "official" number. Be sure to see the...

c|net: poor tech from Mercedes, BMW, and Audi in J. D....

Good article covering the slip of these brands in the Initial Quality Study (IQS) of 2006. Normally these cars would not slip, but this year's survey...