Tag "BMW"

BMW M135i long-term update 1

Imagine if Ford put the XR6 Turbo engine in the Focus and made it rear-wheel drive. In 2012 BMW sort of did its version of that in creating the M135i. Not quite an M car and sort of a hot

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BMW announces Competition Pack for M3 and M4

BMW announced today it will build a faster, lighter, and more agile M3 and M4 with a new Competition Package it’s readied for the model. Due to release this March, the Competition Package will raise the 3.0-litre twin-turbo inline-six’s power

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BMW M3

Having devoted plenty of ink to BMW’s new M4 coupe, we thought it was time we covered its sedan sibling, which retains the iconic M3 badge. This marks the first time MOTOR’s had the luxury of covering the two- and

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BMW M2 pricing revealed

The price of entry into BMW’s M range has just dropped significantly. BMW has announced today that the new M2 will land Down Under for as little as $89,900. This figure sees the first-ever M2 undercut its predecessor, the 1M,

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BMW announces Australian racing program

BMW will once again race in Australian motorsport. Marc Werner, BMW Australia CEO, officially announced today in Melbourne the brand will compete in next year’s Australian GT Championship, saying its brand new BMW M6 GT3 monster will line up on

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BMW i8

Everywhere we go, photographer Cristian Brunelli and I, heads swivel and mouths drop. Work duties are abandoned, conversations cease and photo requests come thick and fast. If a car’s supercar credentials are judged by the number of stares it attracts,

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Sweet Dream | BMW M8

The BMW i8 is a vision of what may save the performance car world. It was built to prove that sports cars could still exist and be enjoyable once legislation forced them to be as frugal as the Prius. Fortunately,

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BMW i8 swaps hybrid for V8 in tuner garage

When the BMW i8 was announced as a three-cylinder turbo hybrid, it would only be a matter of time before someone gave it a V8 transplant. We did it with our ‘Sweet Dream’ BMW M8, but German company Gabura Racing

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BMW M4 vs BMW M3

The first hurdle any new product must clear, be it a television, a toaster or a toothbrush, is to improve on its predecessor. Cars, of course, are no different, but what if you’re trying to improve on perfection? The BMW

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Hot Tuner 2015 | CPC BMW M4

BMW’s F82 M4 had been released to the public for what seemed like four minutes before the first modified examples were popping up on the internet. Check out all the Hot Tuner 2015 action here. It’s no surprise that the first

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