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Next-gen BMW X3 plays in ice ahead of late 2017 debut

The next-generation BMW X3 is inching closer to production as a prototype was put through intensive winter testing in North Sweden. The three-month long winter testing program in the landscape around the small town of Arjeplog saw the X3 pre-production model put through its paces in cold, icy and snowy …

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BMW X2 and X7 locked in for Australia

BMW is set to expand its SUV offerings with confirmation that the X2 compact crossover and X7 seven-seater flagship will hit showrooms within the next two years. Speaking at the BMW Australia 2017 Range Day media event, BMW Group Australia CEO Marc Werner said it was a logical decision to introduce …

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BMW 4 Series revised for 2017

BMW has rejuvenated its 4 Series line-up with revised styling, sharper dynamics and wider personalisation options. Refreshed styling It will take a good pair of eyes to spot the subtle changes but the facelifted 4 Series accentuates its sporty character with restyled LED headlights and LED taillights. The front bumper air …

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Manhart drops an M4 engine into the BMW M2

We have seen several tuned BMW M2s now but this one is a bit different. Manhart Performance wasn’t going to mess around with the M2 engine. Instead they went one step further by dropping an M4 engine into the M2. While having the same displacement and layout – 3.0-litre in-line …

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Fully electric BMW M models coming!

If you are a car enthusiast, you should stop reading right about… now, because BMW’s M Division boss, Frank Van Meel, has admitted all-electric versions of M cars such as the M3, M4 and M5 are coming! First they dropped the sonorous V8, now future M cars will be as …

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Want a BMW M2 GTS? Call Evolve Automotive

While the BMW M2 GTS is all but official, Evolve Automotive has gone one step ahead by turning a standard M2 into a M2 ‘GTS’. With help from aero specialist Carbonfiber Dynamics, the Evolve Automotive BMW M2 GTS sports a host of niceties made of the lightweight material including a …

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2017 BMW 5 Series Pricing and Specification announced

The all-new seventh-generation BMW 5 Series has launched in Australia with a bump in price across the range compared to the previous model. The four-tier line-up commences from $93,900 plus on-road costs for the range-opening turbo diesel 520d. The new pricing represents a hike of over $10,000 compared to the model …

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120 brand new BMWs crushed in U.S. train derailment

Look away if you are a car lover as this could be your worse nightmare! Around 120 brand new BMWs have been damaged when a car transporting train derailed in South Carolina recently. According to BMW, the damaged vehicles include the X3, X4, X5 and X6 models which were headed …

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