BMW 2-Series AT and GT came updated to Geneva

March 30, 2018 at 19:21

BMW introduced facelifted models 2-Series Active Tourer and Gran Tourer at the Geneva Motor Show. It is expected that the cars will be available for sale this month. Updated models are equipped with new front bumper with a lower air intake. They also received a revised radiator grille and a new exhaust system with dual tips on models with a four-cylinder engine.

Updated 2018 BMW 2-Series AT and GT pic

Updated 2018 BMW 2-Series AT and GT pic


BMW M8 Gran Coupe Concept presented in Geneva

March 29, 2018 at 22:03

BMW M8 Gran Coupe, the high-performance four-door flagship, became the star of the Geneva exposition of BMW. The car is going to compete with the entire exclusive segment of the market – Porsche Panamera, Aston Martin, DB11, Bentley Continental GT and the new Mercedes-AMG GT.

High-performance 2018 BMW M8 Gran Coupe Concept pic

High-performance 2018 BMW M8 Gran Coupe Concept pic

BMW Alpina B5 Bi-Turbo has got all-wheel drive

April 9, 2017 at 21:44

BMW Company has showed B5 Bi-Turbo family for the Geneva visitors. Two principal innovations included into the new package are presented by the introduction of the all-wheel drive and the steering rear axle (with the wheel deviation at the angle of 2.5 °). Both systems have got the settings in accordance with the wishes of Alpine engineers.

An updated B5 Bi-Turbo from Alpina engineers picture

An updated B5 Bi-Turbo from Alpina engineers picture

BMW is actively testing the charged version of the M4 Coupe

September 20, 2016 at 18:41

In a short time another model will appear in the line of M-series cars. German car brand BMW started to test a new generation of its powerful M4 Coupe. The car received visual and technical modifications. According to World Car Fans, it is two-door light version which is prepared for the presentation. It differs from the standard version of the model in modified front bumper and a large rear wing on the trunk lid. According to the edition Motor Authority, the car received improved brakes and recustomized suspension.

2016 Chatged BMW M4 Coupe pic

2016 Chatged BMW M4 Coupe pic

Bavarian manufacturers present BMW 740e hybrid modification

March 19, 2016 at 19:02

Hybrid BMW 740e was unveiled in March at the Auto Show in Geneva. The novelty is an ecological model. The new BMW 740e distinguishes by extraordinary dynamic characteristics and at the same time, a reduction of fuel consumption and CO2 emissions in the atmosphere. The car was equipped by a hybrid power plant. It consists of a 4-cylinder turbo petrol engine and an electric motor. This power unit is capable of delivering about 326 horsepower. An average index of fuel consumption in a hybrid mode is 2.1 or 2.3 liters per 100 km. The driver can choose several driving modes; one of them is fully electric that provides a possibility to pass almost 40 kilometers on a single charge at 140 km/h maximum speed.

The hybrid version of BMW 740e image

The hybrid version of BMW 740e image

The luxury novelty will be offered in two versions: the standard and long wheelbase modifications. There also will be proposed all-wheel 740Le xDrive where power of petrol and electric motors apportions between front and rear wheels. Depending on the chosen specification, the car will need 5.6, 5.7 and 5.5 seconds for acceleration from zero to 100 km/h.
An exterior view of 740e model in  iPerformance line-up pic

An exterior view of 740e model in iPerformance line-up pic

The equipment list includes hybrid LED headlamps, an interactive key, multimedia system with navigation and the ability to control gestures, wireless charging for gadgets, and the preheating and interior cooling systems.

BMW i3 has received a number of technological innovations

June 5, 2015 at 19:14

For maximum mobility of Budii passengers in the rear of the car there is a pair of two-wheeled electric vehicles with compact helmets. They are on the special pull-out platforms.
The car was sliding and special curtains on the windows, the system of “dialogue” with other vehicles and road infrastructure, the automatic payment of parking, wireless charging for gadgets, LED headlamps, as well as a system that is able to learn and adapt to the driving preferences of the owner. Infotainment and Audio System for Budii were created by Harman.

BMW i3 picture

BMW i3 pics

BMW will develop F18 PHEV a rival Tesla Model S

May 15, 2015 at 14:09

The BMW Group plans to develop the rival electric Tesla Model S. The novelty is constructed on the platform of the new generation 5-Series with increased wheelbase to install the battery. Perhaps prototype car will be shown at the Geneva Motor Show.
According to preliminary information, the car will be called F18 PHEV. Unlike the Tesla Model S, which is an all-electric car, the novelty of the German brand will get a hybrid powerplant. F18 PHEV will be quipped with a gasoline engine (245 hp), a six-speed manual transmission and two electric motors (204 hp and 95 hp). The total capacity of the car will make 544 horsepower.

BMW F18 PHEV picture

BMW F18 PHEV pics