BMW take the wraps off the 3.0 CSL Hommage – but it’s not a looker

BMW take the wraps off the 3.0 CSL Hommage - pictured with the original 3.0 CSL

The BMW 3.0 CSL Hommage is revealed as BMW’s homage to the original 3.0 CSL, but it fails to capture the purity of the original lightweight. BMW likes to do an homage to its historical cars – or ‘Hommage’, as they’re German – with the stunning M1 Hommage paying tribute to the original M1 supercar, and the 328 […]

New BMW M6 Competition Package gets 592bhp

New BMW M6 Competition Package gets 592bhp

BMW has revealed an updated version of the Competition Package for the M6 – Coupe, Gran Coupe and Convertible – with almost 600bhp on tap. It’s an ongoing discussion at Cars UK Towers – which is better, the BMW M5 or BMW M6? The M5 should have the edge, but there’s plenty of opinion that […]

BMW 3 Series gets improved engines and a cosmetic tweak for 2015

BMW 3 Series gets improved engines and a cosmetic tweak for 2015

The BMW 3 Series has been given a slight cosmetic facelift for 2015, had its engine range refreshed and its chassis settings overhauled. On sale June 2015. The BMW 3 Series is the benchmark in its sector, and despite the latest Mercedes C Class becoming a very good car, the 3 Series still has the edge. […]

BMW to fit Sat Nav as standard on ALL new cars

BMW to fit Sat Nav as standard on ALL new cars

BMW has announced that by September 2015 all new BMWs sold in the UK will be fitted with BMW’s 6.5″ Screen with iDrive, SatNav and Traffic Message Channel. When Google provides Sat Nav for free on Smartphones and even TomTom will turn your phone in to a fully functioning Sat Nav for about £1 a month, it’s […]

BMW X5 xDrive 40e revealed – the production X5 plug-in hybrid – promising 85mpg

Photo BMW X5 xDrive 40e

The production version of the X5 eDrive plug-in hybrid – the BMW xDrive 40e – has been revealed ahead of a public debut at next month’s New York motor show. We’ve already seen BMW’s plug-in hybrid X5 as a concept at the Frankfurt Motor Show in 2013, but now it arrives as an X5 that lets […]

BMW planning baby SUV based on new MINI Countryman

Photo BMW X1

BMW are planning a new compact SUV to sit below the X1, aimed at the new Audi Q1 and based on the next generation MINI Countryman. Due in 2017. The market for compact SUVs shows no sign of slowing, and BMW look set to cash in with a model sitting below the X1, based on […]