December, 2012

BMW Announces 1 Series Coupe & Convertible Limited Edition Lifestyle Package

BMW continues the trend of slowly closing out the venerable 1 Series Coupe and Convertible. This time BMW is rolling out the \”Limited Edition Lifecycle\” package complete with new wheels, interior color and trim and a convertible top fabric. BMW is using words such as \”classy\” and \”fascinating\” to describe the package. But we all know what that means. It\’s time to bring on the 1 Series coupe\’s successor, the F22 and more specifically the M235i. Read on for the details.

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Video: BMW M6 Gran Coupe Inside & Out

The M6 Gran Coupe stole our hearts a bit this week with it\’s curves, M centric stance and overall proportions. It\’s the M car we\’ve been waiting for more than anything since the 1M. And now that we\’ve seen the photos, we want even more. Luckily BMW has obliged with these videos which give us a look inside and out.

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BMWNA Releases 3 & 5 Series M Performance Parts

Fans of BMW M Performance parts in the US can rejoice – BMWNA is releasing a second major wave of BMW M Performance Parts designed and tested for the new BWW 3 Series and current 5 Series Sedan models. On sale now through all Authorized BMW Centers, BMW M Performance Parts are accessories which have been carefully developed in collaboration with BMW M GmbH to ensure an authentic transfer of racing-derived M technology into everyday driving. Read on for the details.

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2012 BMW Motorrad GS Trophy Final Day Recap

Team Germany have won the BMW Motorrad GS Trophy 2012. Coming into the final day with a solid 18-point advantage, they remained steady and consistent through to the very last test to make sure they took victory. It was a test of nerves as well today, as rain through the afternoon meant the title-deciding final trials test was very slippery – and with double points on offer, one false move could have ruined their chances.

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BMW i3 in Motion and Out in the World

The i3 Coupe is such a new shape it can be hard to come to terms with how it will actually look in the real world. That\’s what makes this video so interesting – seeing the little electric car on real roads and among real traffic gives you a good indication of size and proportion.

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BF Garage: Sizing Matters

The new 1 is almost perfect from a intimacy and comfort level for size. Without looking at the dimensions, it \”feels\” the size of an E46 with a bit more room in the back, or maybe it its the angles of everything but it all just feels the way it should. If the rumors come to fruition and the board will green light a 1 series sedan for the US, it would be a huge success with enthusiasts as the size is right and with those that feel the 3er has moved into the stratosphere price wise.

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2012 BMW Motorrad GS Trophy Day 6 Recap

Team Germany will take an 18 point lead into the final day of the BMW Motorrad GS Trophy 2012. After a busy day that took in three special tests and the announcement of the result of the second photo competition, Germany scored highly – including a win and a runner-up – and were able to double their advantage over the competition.

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