March 31, 2015

New BMW X6 – the glitzy lifestyle video

Photo new BMW X6 launch film

-+*With the new BMW X6 now revealed, BMW are ramming home the new X6 as a lifestyle statement in a new launch film for the X5’s coupe sibling. Not even BMW expected the X6 to be a runaway success, but marketed as a lifestyle version of the more practical X5, the X6 has sold in […]

New 2015 BMW X6 Facelift: OFFICIAL – Price from £51,150

Photo 2015 BMW X6

-+*The facelift for the 2015 BMW X6 has now officially arrived with styling tweaks, improved interior and updated engines. Goes on sale December 2014 from £51,150. Yesterday saw the facelift for the BMW X6 leak out, with a handful of photos showing the styling tweaks BMW has wrought for the updated version of the ‘X5 Coupe’, but we […]

First BMW i8 Hybrids delivered to customers – complete with Laser Lights

Photo BMW i8 delivered

-+*The BMW i8 plug-in hybrid supercar has now started to arrive with customers, with the first i8s delivered to owners in Germany, complete with laser lights. The new BMW i8 hybrid supercar was finally revealed in production guise at last year’s Frankfurt Motor Show, and by the time it went in to production the whole […]

2015 BMW X6 facelift leaks out ahead of imminent official reveal

Photo new 2015 BMW X6 facelift

-+*The new BMW X6 – a facelift of the current car – has leaked out ahead of an official reveal showing an X6 that looks a bit more refined. With the arrival of the new BMW X5 a year ago, it’s about time its coupe sibling – the BMW X6 – got a similar facelift. […]

Top Gear’s James May is buying a BMW i3 electric car (with a range extender)

Photo James May BMW i3 EV

-+*Captain Slow – Top Gear’s James May – has revealed he’s taking the plunge in to electric cars by buying a range extender BMW i3 EV. Petrolheads will be up in arms at the perceived betrayal of the petrolhead code of conduct by James May, as he reveals he’s buying in to electric cars by […]

BMW 5 Series, 4 Series and 2 Series updates for 2014

Photo BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe

-+*BMW is updating models in its range for 2014 including the 5 Series, 2 Series Coupe, 4 Series Convertible and 4 Series Gran Sport. Last week we had UK prices and specs for the new BMW 2 Series Active Tourer, but the Active Tourer isn’t the only news from BMW – there’s a raft of […]

BMW 2 Series Active Tourer specs and prices – costs from £22,195

Photo BMW 2 Series Active Tourer

-+*The BMW 2 Series Active Tourer will go on sale later this year in SE, Luxury, Sport and M Sport trim and cost from £22,195. BMW’s foray in to the world of front wheel drive MPVs arrived at the Geneva Motor Show as the BMW 2 Series Active Tourer, BMW’s answer to the Mercedes B Class. Sitting […]

BMW M5 30 Years Edition is OFFICIAL – it’s the ’30 Jahre M5′

Photo BMW 30 Jahre M5

-+*A limited edition BMW M5 to celebrate the 300th anniversary of the M5 has been revealed – the 30 Jahre M5 – with 592bhp. We revealed at the weekend that BMW were planning a special edition M5 to celebrate 30 years of the M5 and. as expected, BMW has now revealed the 30 Jahre M5 […]

BMW M5 30th Anniversary Limited Edition heading for Goodwood with 600bhp

BMW M5 30th anniversary Goodwood

-+*A limited edition BMW M5 looks set to arrive at the 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed sporting 600bhp and limited to 300 units. Back in March we reported that BMW were heading for the 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed with a new M model, and that looks set to be a special M5. Dutch media […]

Watch the reactions of first time drivers of the BMW i3 EV

Photo Jake Humphrey BMW i3

-+*To promote the BMW i3 electric car, BMW has been busy filming the reactions of those who take the i3 for a test drive. They seem to like it. It’s always tough to get across the driving experience; there’s no substitute for actually doing it. So BMW decided the best way to illustrate that their […]