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2020 BMW 8 Series Gran Coupe Is Yet Another Coupe But with 4 Doors

I really don’t get it. A coupe is described as “a car with a fixed roof, two doors, and a sloping rear.” But here we are, a sedan from BMW calling itself a coupe, or in this case a Gran Coupe. We shall dispense with the inevitable luxury bits that comes with the 2020 BMW 8 Series Gran Coupe because, you know you are going to get it. Continue reading 2020 BMW 8 Series Gran Coupe Is Yet Another Coupe But with 4 Doors

BMW Launches Three New Scooters With Micro Mobility Systems AG

If you are expecting mobility devices like scooters from BMW to be a little more radical like what Volkswagen did with Streetmate and CitySkater, then I am afraid you will be sorely disappointed. Not that the newly announced scooters are bad looking in anyway; they just look, well, like any scooter you see on the streets today. Anyways, here they are, the three new BMW Scooters: BMW E-Scooter, BMW City Scooter and BMW Kids Scooter, presented to you by BMW and Micro Mobility Systems AG. Keep going for an overview of each of the e-scooter. Continue reading BMW Launches Three New Scooters With Micro Mobility Systems AG

BMW Recreated Lost Concept From 1970, The BMW Garmisch

Over the weekend at the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este (May 24-26, 2019) at Lake Como, Italy, BMW brought along a very intriguing one-of-a-kind automobile that is sure to put a smile on any BMW classic car lovers, or any classic car lover for that matter. The German automaker has recreated the BMW Garmisch as a homage after the lost BMW concept car by Marcello Gandini for Bertone which debuted at the Geneva Motor Show in 1970. Continue reading BMW Recreated Lost Concept From 1970, The BMW Garmisch

BMW Marks 35 Years Of M5 With 350 Units Of BMW M5 Edition 35 Years

BMW has announced a special BMW M5 Edition 35 Years to celebrate 35 years of M5. Blessed with a V8 motor with M TwinPower Turbo Technology that pumps out 625 hp and 750 Nm of torque, the Anniversary Edition rockets from 0-100 km/h in 3.3 seconds and making the 200 mark after just 10.8 seconds. The BMW M5 Edition 35 Years will see a limited run of just 350 units worldwide and it will be available starting July 2019. Continue reading BMW Marks 35 Years Of M5 With 350 Units Of BMW M5 Edition 35 Years

The Revival Birdcage Is Stunning Skeletal Beauty Commissioned By BMW

What you see before you is The Revival Birdcage. BMW Motorrad has commissioned Austin-based Revival Cycles to built a one-of-a-kind custom motorcycle built around the prototype of a complete new type of BMW boxer engine, destined to go into series production motorcycle for the Cruiser Segment in 2020. It is the second commissioned custom bike to do so, following the “Departed” from Japanese motorcycle customizer, Custom Works Zon. Continue reading The Revival Birdcage Is Stunning Skeletal Beauty Commissioned By BMW

Image: Troy Corser And Herbert Schwab Astride A BMW R 57 Kompressor At Goodwood Revival

An image showing Australian racing legend Troy Corser and Herbert Schwab riding on a BMW R 57 Kompressor to an overall win at the Barry Sheen Memorial Trophy at Goodwood Revival. The first race on that Saturday saw the duo coming in at third place after a false start, but on the second race on Sunday, Corser and Schwab took the chequered flag. Continue reading Image: Troy Corser And Herbert Schwab Astride A BMW R 57 Kompressor At Goodwood Revival

Here’s Everything You Need To Know About The New BMW Z4

BMW took the wrap of the new BMW Z4 roadster at Pebble Beach last month (August 23, 2018) with the 2019 BMW Z4 M40i First Edition with the promised of more details of further engine variants, technical innovations and the diverse equipment features of the two-seater on 19 September 2018. And so, here we are today, with everything that you need to know about this new, delightful open-top sports car that money can buy. Continue reading Here’s Everything You Need To Know About The New BMW Z4

You Heard Of Autonomous Cars, Now Meet The Autonomous Motorcycle

Autonomous cars are not new, but an autonomous motorcycle? Well, that’s new and kind of bizarre too. Bizarre because, a motorcycle making the journey without a person makes it look like scene from Scooby-Doo. But rest assure, BMW self-riding motorcycle is anything but supernatural. So, yeah. Self-riding motorcycle is a thing now and apparently, it has been in the development for the past two years. BMW posted a video of it in action and it looks totally unreal. Continue reading You Heard Of Autonomous Cars, Now Meet The Autonomous Motorcycle

Image: BMW M8 GTE To Turn Night Into Day At Le Mans

BMW has collaborated with Osram to develop a new cutting-edge LED technology for the BMW M8 GT8’s headlights that is not only high range, but also capable of illuminating the entire with of the track. This innovative light technology will make its debut at the 24 Hours of Le Mans where the new BMW M8 GTE will be competing in the FIA World Endurance Championship series and it is the first time the light system has been specifically developed for motorsport. Continue reading Image: BMW M8 GTE To Turn Night Into Day At Le Mans

Designworks And Virgin Hyperloop One Unveiled Dubai Hyperloop Capsule

If there is one place in this world to see high-tech, world-class transportation first hand, it would be the UAE. The Middle East kingdom is the first country to get autonomous flying transportation (and “flying” bike, if we may add) and now, it might very well become the first to realize the next modern marvel pitched by Elon Musk, the Hyperloop. Virgin Hyperloop One (formerly Hyperloop One) has teamed up with BMW’s Designworks and Roads and Transport Authority of Dubai (RTA) to develop a prototype design for Dubai Hyperloop Passenger Capsule. Continue reading Designworks And Virgin Hyperloop One Unveiled Dubai Hyperloop Capsule