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Video: BMW M Power App Records and Compares Lap Times

BMW owners wanting to compare lap times – with themselves or others – will want to get the M Power App available this summer. The M Power App records lap times and other vehicle data for playback and comparison, Bimmerpost reports. Check out features of the app in the video ...
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2015 BMW M235i Spotted Sans Camo

The 2015 BMW M235i was revealed ahead of schedule, thanks to our spy shooter. The all-new two-door was spotted during a photo shoot and was wearing no camouflage whatsoever. The M235i will be the replacement for the current 135i and 135is in BMW’s lineup. Based off of the rear-wheel-drive, F20-generation 1 ...
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2012 BMW 335i Sedan Power Kit Adds 20 HP, Up To 32 LB-FT

BMW has released a new performance upgrade kit for the 2012 335i and 335i xDrive sedans. The dealer-installed package adds a big dollop of performance to the sports sedans, yet comes with the peace-of-mind of a factory warranty. The M Performance Power Kit includes a new air intake, a new engine ...
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BMW M5 Sets Longest Drift Record

In case you weren’t sure, the BMW M5 is a drift machine. Now, we have record-setting proof: the BMW Performance Driving School team has broken the Guinness World Record for the longest-ever drift. The drift in question was a grand total of 51.278 mi and was completed by doing 322.5 laps ...
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Report: BMW Considering 1 Series Sedan

Now that Audi has launched the A3 sedan and Mercedes-Benz has the CLA-Class, German rival BMW is considering building a 1 Series sedan. According to Auto Express, a traditional three-box version of the newest 1 Series would help BMW make inroads in the Chinese market. The Chinese market is, much like ...
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Caught: Three-Row BMW 1 Series Active Tourer Protoype

While we’ve seen the BMW 1 Series Active Tourer prototype before, this week we get a sneak peek of the extended-length version parked outside a BMW testing center. The extended prototype is a three-row version of the Active Tourer concept from the 2012 Paris auto show. While the camouflaged prototype appears ...
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BMW Teases Pininfarina-Styled Gran Lusso Coupe Concept

These cryptic sketches are our first glimpse at the new BMW Gran Lusso Coupe concept, a project created in partnership with Italian design house Pininfarina for the upcoming 2013 Villa d’Este Concours d’Elegance. BMW’s release says only that the Gran Lusso Coupe is an “elaborate creation” and an “automotive personality brimming ...
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2014 BMW M6 Adds Manual-Transmission Option

There’s a big change in store for the 2014 BMW M6: coupe, convertible, and four-door coupe versions of the performance car will henceforth be offered with an optional six-speed manual transmission. Until now, the BMW M6 came only with a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission. The addition of a manual comes in time ...
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2014 BMW M5 Updated, 5 Series Gains Diesel Engine

The 2014 BMW 5 Series arrives in showrooms this August with a long list of changes, including a new diesel engine, revised styling, and a higher-performance version of the M5 sedan. The changes start with new lines around the BMW 5 Series’ signature kidney-grille nose; reshaped lower air intakes; an extra ...
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