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Is the BMW 220i the sweet spot of the 2 Series Gran Coupe range?

BMW introduced the 2 Series Gran Coupe earlier this year with a simple two-tier line-up. For the average buyer, there’s the 218i powered by the modest but still lively turbocharged 1.5-litre 3-cylinder petrol engine developing 103kW and 220Nm. The entry-level model is good for a 0-100km/h sprint in a claimed …

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2021 G80 BMW M3 teased in official video

With the all-new G80 BMW M3 and G82 M4 release set for September this year, BMW has started its teasing campaign on the high-performance duo with a new teaser video showing the four-door model hitting the Nürburgring for fine-tuning. While the car featured in the video is still clad in …

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2021 BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe rendering is production ready

With the unveiling of the all-new BMW 4 Series coupe last month, it’s safe to say that the debut of its more practical cousin, the 4 Series Gran Coupe is likely only months away. A couple of prototypes have been spotted recently around the Nurburgring test track, but their full …

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2021 BMW M5 unveiled with fresh looks and updated technology

The facelifted 2021 BMW M5 has made its official debut sporting a new look and updated technology. Like the wider facelifted 5 Series range, the high-performance model features a revised kidney grille that drops further down into the front apron, complimented by a pair of tweaked headlights with different daytime …

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Spied: 2021 BMW M4 reveals even more radical frontal design

BMW presented once of its most controversial designs in recent years with the unveiling of the all-new 4 Series Coupe last week. The large, vertical BMW kidney grille on the 4 Series is sure to split opinion, but that’s before we saw the next-gen M4. Shared by a member on …

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All-new BMW 4 Series Coupe officially unveiled

After a string of spy shots, teasers and renderings, the all-new BMW 4 Series Coupe is finally here. Unveiled via live webcast today, the 4 Series Coupe is headlined by its expressive design – most notably the new enlarged BMW kidney grille – and under-the-skin revisions to advance its dynamic …

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2021 BMW 4 Series leaked with controversial grille

This is the new BMW 4 Series Coupe that you’re not meant to see for another 24 hours or so. Leaked online by BMWorldM, images of what appear to be the official brochure of the 2021 BMW 4 Series Coupe shows the controversial front grille finally made its production debut, …

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Updated 2020 BMW 5 Series set for October arrival

The facelifted BMW 5 Series revealed today will arrive in Australia later this year carrying a raft of upgrades. Building on the previous model’s commendable dynamics and performance, the updated 5 Series receives enhanced powertrains and new integrated technology elements including the BMW Operating System 7.0 and a high definition …

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448kW V8-powered Alpina XB7 Super SUV coming soon

Alpina is set to debut their BMW X7-derived XB7 on May 19, the closest thing we’ll get to a BMW X7 M for now. While the range-topping BMW X7 M50i xDrive delivers a respectable 390kW and 750Nm of torque, the Alpina XB7 is expected to pack at least 448kW and …

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2020 BMW X3 xDrive20d Review

BMW was the first premium manufacturer to produce a mid-size luxury crossover with the original X3 in 2003. Despite having the new segment all to its own, the first X3, with its quirky styling and unresolved ride, didn’t do BMW much good. What it did though, was spawn an explosion …

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2021 Alpina D3 S unveiled – enhanced and meaner BMW M340d

Alpina, which sells high-performance versions of BMWs, has unveiled its new D3 S, the company’s take on the G20 BMW M340d. Offered in both sedan or touring models, the D3 S is powered by a B57 3.0-litre straight-six turbodiesel engine developing a respectable 265kW at 4,000rpm to 4,200rpm and 730Nm …

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SPIED: 2022 BMW 2 Series Coupé

A couple of revealing spy photos of the upcoming G42 BMW 2 Series Coupé has been leaked online over the weekend. Posted by a member of 2addict forums on a Facebook group, the photos show the 2 Series inside what appears to be a vehicle lift in Germany. Significantly, what’s …

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2020 BMW X1 LCI sDrive18d Review

Driving a premium car is always quite special. It doesn’t matter if it performs the same basic function as a mainstream model, or that it’s no more powerful than its much cheaper equivalent, because it has that coveted badge – and in this case a BMW badge – you immediately …

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