Archives for June, 2013

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2013 BMW M3 Lime Rock Park Edition Announced – Starts at $70,995

It seems the Germans are masters of special editions, whether it’s the dozens of different Porsche 911 models that have rolled out over the years, or lately, the various limited-run variants of the BMW M3, including the Frozen Sliver Edition, the China-only Carbon Edition, and the ultra-exclusive Frozen Black Edition. ...
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Behind the Design: We Talk with the BMW 4 Series Coupe Concept’s Headlight/Taillight Designer

From the Nissan Sentra to the BMW 4 Series Coupe concept, LED lighting accents are everywhere, but few car designs are tied so closely to headlights as modern BMWs. At a recent event in Munich, we spoke with Hussein Al-Attar, the BMW designer in charge of the BMW 4 Series ...
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MT Poll: Is the BMW M6′s Curb Appeal Improved or Destroyed by Lumma Design?

German-tuner Lumma Design has transformed the upcoming BMW M6 into the Lumma CLR 6 M with a new aerodynamic and interior package. The BMW M6 coupe is transformed inside and out in a way that, for better or for worse, will definitely stand out in any parking lot. The aerodynamics package ...
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iDrive Touch Controller, 3D Nav Highlight Next-Gen BMW ConnectedDrive Features

BMW’s next-gen ConnectedDrive suite of in-car services will include a navigation system with 3D graphics, a touchpad interface for iDrive, voice-to-text dictation capability, and an available 4G mobile hotspot, the automaker has announced. New Navigation System BMW’s next-gen nav system, called “Professional,” will employ a 1.3-GHz processor and dedicated 3D graphics chip ...
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BMW M School: The Ultimate Education for the Ultimate Driving Machine

BMW says it only makes one thing: the Ultimate Driving Machine. Unfortunately, many Bimmer owners probably don’t understand what that means, and never drive their cars the way some BMWs want to be driven: hard. If you’re going to claim to make the ultimate driving machine, you better offer the ...
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