Next BMW M3 to get up to 510 hp; two output variants, RWD and manual option to stay – BMW M boss Flasch

The next-generation BMW M3 will be powered by the S58 line of inline-six turbocharged petrol engines, BMW M head Markus Flasch has confirmed to Car. These powerplants already find homes in the X3 M and X4 M, Flasch told the magazine in an interview, noting that these ‘will have 480bhp

BMW M2 Competition race car teased ahead of debut

BMW has teased a new entry-level race car dedicated to grassroots motorsport and club racing, which is based on the road-going M2 Competiion. The upcoming model replaces the M240i Racing, and is aimed at potential amateur racing drivers, with Racing and Clubsport variants to be offered. The first cars are

BMW M2 Competition Race Car Teased Ahead Of August 3 Reveal

Customer deliveries start next year. We’ve seen the BMW M2 Competition in track action several times. Well, it hasn’t always been in a good shape, but we know it’s a pretty capable and potent hot hatch. Today, BMW announced it will take the model to the race track officially in

2019-2020 BMW Coupes, Sedans and SUVs: Recall Alert

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 120 model-year 2020 BMW 750i xDrive sedans and model-year 2019 M850i xDrive coupes and convertibles; X5 xDrive 50i and X7 xDrive50i SUVs; and M5 sedans The Problem: The high-pressure fuel pump may not have been properly attached to the engine, which may cause the fuel pump flange to

This BMW i8 Shooting Brake Rendering Impresses

It’s not only Tesla vehicles that entice people to design shooting brakes. There are a ton of BMW i8 renderings out there and many are of shooting brakes. However, this may be one of the most attractive we’ve seen to date. What is a shooting brake? According to Wikipedia: “Shooting-brake

SPYSHOTS: G30 BMW 5 Series LCI sedan spotted

Following the on-road sighting of test units for the forthcoming facelifted G31 BMW 5 Series Touring, it’s now the turn of the G30 sedan. As with the sighting of the Life Cycle Impulse (BMW-speak for facelift) 5 Series Touring, the sedan here wears camouflage foil over the front and rear

2019 BMW X5: 9 Things We Like, 4 Things We Don’t

The BMW X5 can be credited as being one of the first premium mid-size SUVs to elevate luxury and performance higher than some measure of perceived all-terrain capability. It’s not that you can’t take the X5 off-road, but this vehicle is much more at home on paved surfaces. The problem

2019 BMW X4 M40i essentials: Fun to drive, polarizing looks

What is it: The 2019 BMW X4 is the Bavarian company’s…some would call “fashionable” SUV/crossover/tall coupe. If you’re a regular Autoweek reader you’ll know we’re not big fans of the shape, and in this application you lose ten cubic feet of cargo space compared to the better-looking X3. This one did come