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  • BMW to have aggressive model roll out till 2019

    The BMW Group has promised to roll out more than 40 new or updated models across its three luxury brands – BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce – by the end of next year. The primary objective of this strategy is to reclaim the luxury sales crown from Mercedes through focusing...
  • Lightning strikes again with BMW McLaren partnership

    They’ve done it before with the McLaren F1, and it was a success, but can lightning strike twice for the newly announced collaboration between McLaren and BMW to develop new engine technology? The primary objective of the new technology is to achieve a higher output per capacity while keeping...
  • 2017 BMW 4 Series could lead to hot M4 CS

    BMW has updated the entire 4 Series line-up with a new look, upscaled cabin plus a revised suspension. Was that last bit necessary? It takes a well-trained eye to tell the updated 4 Series apart from the outgoing model. Visually, all variants of the ‘4’ come standard with bi-LED...
  • BMW adds to hybrid assault with 740e

    BMW’s newest edition to the hybrid era has arrived, the 4 cylinder 740e. It’s good but is it a better option than the petrol and diesel equivalents? And are you one of the handful of early-adopters who will help blaze the electric trail? This decade has seen in-car technology...
  • BMW will persevere with i3 range

    The BMW i3 went on sale towards the end of 2013 but uptake to the car’s nascent technology hasn’t been sustained beyond the bubble of early adopters with a little over 60,000 units delivered to date. As you would imagine, BMW was expecting the i3 to be a better...
  • Sasol GTC title chase heats up after Kyalami

    Midrand, South Africa – The sun-drenched spectators were the winners after the Sasol GTC Championship visited Kyalami for Round 4 of the series.  The internationally renowned Midrand circuit held a number of surprises for the GTC drivers who collectively have 30 South African motorsport championships between them. The qualifying...
  • Racy carbon dress is inspired by BMW i8

    The extravagant world of fashion takes its inspiration from time to time from the car industry and the end result in most cases is quite odd. That being said, Daniela and Annette Felder working at their London-based design studio Felder Felder have come up with an unusual dress serving...
  • Special edition BMW i8 prepares for Paris show

    BMW i8 heads to Paris Motor Show with new reflective paint finishes like the latest Protonic Dark Silver Just in case interest is beginning to dwindle, Munich-based carmaker BMW has started launching special edition versions of the i8 to give the range a bit of a kick. First came the Protonic...
  • BMW reconsiders the 8-Series to build 911 rival

    BMW is rearranging its model line-up with the aim of producing (and then positioning) a car that will put them in a fierce battle against the Porsche 911, Mercedes GT and Jaguar F Type. Until now BMW has largely ignored this segment but the recent spate of new competitors...