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2019 BMW i8 Roadster review

From the moment we saw the BMW i8 Spyder Concept in 2012, we knew it would become one of the most striking vehicles to ever wear a license plate. We awaited the production car’s debut with great anticipation, but following the coupe’s introduction in 2014, we soon ran out of breath. We felt teased by the delay. Sure, the i8 ... Read More »

New BMW Z4 Spied In India, Will Be Launched In 2019

By Cyrus Dhabhar | Published: Dec 26, 2018 03:03 PM View Photos BMW Z4 Highlights New BMW Z4 will be launched in India in 2019 The BMW Z4 will most likely be available in the M40i top-sped variant The Z4 will be priced around the Rs 1 Crore mark The all-new BMW Z4, now in it’s third generation was showcased ... Read More »

BMW and Porsche introduces three-minute fast charging for EVs

–    BMW and Porsche along with Allego, Phoenix-Contact, and Siemens launched “FastCharge” in Germany. –    Is capable of fast charging in less than three minutes with its capacity of 450kW. BMW and Porsche along with industrial companies have launched a “FastCharge” in Jettingen-Scheppach, Bavaria. This ultra-fast charging facility is capable of charging a capacity of 450kW (more than ... Read More »

BMW M8 will have 590bhp and all-wheel drive

–    The M8 will be powered by the pumped-up version of the 4.4-litre twin-turbo V8. –    Prototype testing is underway at the Estoril circuit in Portugal. –    Market launch confirmed in early 2019.  BMW has finally confirmed the launch of M8 during its final phase of the series production development process. It is currently undergoing track time ... Read More »

BMW 8 Series convertible revealed

>BMW will showcase the 8 Series convertible at the Los Angeles Auto Show this month >Will be available with a long list of standard and optional comfort features, and two engine options A few months after the 8 Series name was resurrected by BMW, the brand has now revealed the first-ever 8 Series convertible which will hit markets in the ... Read More »

BMW flew its autonomous concept car on a cargo plane around the world

As I approached San Francisco International Airport, my expectations for BMW’s new concept car were as big as the looming Boeing 777F Lufthansa cargo jet waiting for me. https://www.facebook.com/v2.8/plugins/quote.php?app_id=122071082108&channel=https%3A%2F%2Fstaticxx.facebook.com%2Fconnect%2Fxd_arbiter%2Fr%2Fmp2v3DK3INU.js%3Fversion%3D42%23cb%3Df1a941a742a434%26domain%3Dmashable.com%26origin%3Dhttps%253A%252F%252Fmashable.com%252Fffe981ad81485c%26relation%3Dparent.parent&container_width=949&href=https%3A%2F%2Fmashable.com%2Farticle%2Fbmw-vision-inext-autonomous-electric-car%2F%23YneNFcUVSuqh&locale=en_US&sdk=joey I had surrendered my cellphone and everything in my purse but my drivers license to see BMW’s iNext vehicle. Its tour started in Munich a few days earlier; it came to the Bay ... Read More »

BMW 8 Series Convertible teased undergoing testing in Death Valley

In typical BMW fashion, the new upcoming flagship Convertible is teased in its test mule guise. –    The 8 Convertible will be joined by a four-door Gran Coupe as well. –    Expected to be officially revealed in coming few months. BMW usually reveals the test mule of the upcoming product undergoing testing in harsh conditions. This time around it is the all-new ... Read More »

BMW to build new car factory in Debrecen, Hungary

Reuters quoted BMW as saying that it is investing EUR 1 billion in a new car factory in Debrecen, Hungary capable of building electric cars. The plant will have a production capacity of 150,000 cars a year and be able to make both electric and combustion engined vehicles. BMW said it will help the carmaker to expand its manufacturing capacity ... Read More »

BMW TO INVEST €1 BILLION IN A NEW CAR FACTORY IN EASTERN HUNGARY

BMW said it is investing 1 billion euros ($1.17 bln) in a new car factory in eastern Hungary, a project that could contribute to the country’s growth and strengthen its position as a centre for premium car manufacturing in the region. BMW. The new plant, to be built near the city of Debrecen about 230 kilometres east of Budapest, will ... Read More »

Car review of new BMW X3 XDrive 20D: On-track, but not offbeat

New BMW X3 XDrive 20D It’s love at first sight. The striking design language of the new BMW X3—featuring a bold front with a double kidney grille, adaptive LED headlights and fog-lamps, and the expressive rear that has LED tail-lights combined with a low-slung roof spoiler and exhaust tailpipes on both sides in chrome—attracts attention wherever it goes. The X3, in ... Read More »