BMW M140i hatchback has replaced the M135i model

June 15, 2016 at 20:00

The range of M Performance is complemented by BMW M140i hatchback. The new car took a place of the M135i model. It should be noted that the appearance of the novelty is similar to the previous one, but the motor has become more productive. If the engine installed into M135i generated 326-hp and 450 N/m, now its output makes 340 horsepower and 500 Nm of torque. The new hatchback will be available for ordering in rear and all-wheel drive versions.

BMW M140I instead of M135i model with the same design image

BMW M140I instead of M135i model with the same design image

The first special version in a line-up of hybrid sports cars

March 19, 2016 at 18:56

BMW has presented the first representative i8 Protonic Red Edition in a new limited line, which got an iPerformance common code. The new edition differs from other versions in body bright color, original 20-inch alloy wheels, and decorative i8 and Protonic Red Edition plaques.

i8 Protonic Red Edition is a limited version photo

i8 Protonic Red Edition is a limited version photo

New BMW Z5 will get a hybrid power plant

January 18, 2016 at 10:14

Toyota and BMW designers went ahead with a new project development. It will be a common platform for building of two cars under the above brands. As we know from the German press, the Bavarian engineers and designers will be engaged in the development of the exterior and interior view of the car, which is expected to be similar to the ConnectedDrive Vision concept. The length of the novelty will not exceed 4500 mm, and height – 1340 millimeters. The distance between the two axles is 2500 mm. The Z5 body will be made of carbon fiber and remind the composition used in i3 and i8 models. Japanese carmakers will provide the joint child by technical and technological components.

Toyota and BMW project under the name Z5 picture

Toyota and BMW project under the name Z5 picture

BMW Company has confirmed rumors about a release of i8 open version

January 18, 2016 at 09:45

In an interview with the German Handelsblatt edition, the Chief of BMW Harald Krueger informed that the sporty hybrid BMW i8 will receive an open version named i8 Spyder. This novelty will be built after the fashion of the concept car that was first shown at the 2012Beijing motor show. The prototype has got a short wheelbase, rear translucent sloping roof and a windscreen with a large spoiler.

i8 Spyder open version photo

i8 Spyder open version photo

BMW is working on compact sports car

January 6, 2015 at 13:12

Soon in the BMW model range, we may receive a separate line of small roadsters and coupes at least three models.
Recall, that the BMW Company at different times produced several different models that differ in size, motor power and the price that was used in the names of the letter Z. Now the model number has Roadster BMW Z4. According to the European media, eventually several compact roadsters and coupe form a separate product line. It will include, for example, BMW Z5 – a sports car that BMW is developing jointly with the concern Toyota. At the heart of the superstructure will be bearing monocoque, engine power range from 270 hp at the most accessible version with 4-cylinder turbo engine and 500-plus hp in hybrid versions.

BMW pics

BMW picture

BMW showed the new bike F 800 R

December 21, 2014 at 12:32

BMW Motorrad Company continues its line of motorcycles with expressive twin engine with the cylinders arranged in parallel new model F 800 R.
Due to continuous improvement of its versatile properties of the new sports roadster from BMW Motorrad can be admired not only because of its sports driving characteristics and excellent handling, but also for its versatility and dynamic appearance. Two-cylinder engine with liquid cooling, four valves per cylinder and a working volume of 798 cm3 leads in the motion the motorcycle, as before. Its capacity is now 66 kW (90 horsepower) at 8000 rev / min (previously 64 kW (87 horsepower) at 8000 rev / min) and a short gear ratio of the first and second gear bike allows new faster boast acceleration while maintaining its well-known qualities, among them – high traction, instant response and low fuel consumption. Maximum torque is, as before, 86 Newton-meters.

BMW F 800 R 2015 pics

BMW F 800 R 2015 picture

Paris Motor Show: the new convertible BMW 2 series Part II

November 9, 2014 at 17:36

The convertible also has got other changes. Salon is roomier mostly in favor of the second row passengers, and the trunk volume is increased for 30 liters (335 liters) with the roof raised and for 20 liters (280 liters) with folded. Moreover, the size of the luggage compartment is expanded for 35 mm. The rear seats can be folded using a lever in the boot. The doorway is increased for 150 mm (450 mm) in width, and 28 mm (246 mm) in height. Electric fabric top is also completely new and it differs with additional heat and sound insulation. It can be raised and folded at the speed up to 50 km / h with a single button press.

2015 BMW 2-Series Convertible picture

2015 BMW 2-Series Convertible pictures