BMW TO SEEK COMPENSATION FROM BOSCH FOR CAR-PRODUCTION STOPPAGE.

BMW AG will seek compensation from Robert Bosch GmbH after missing parts for models including the bestselling 3-Series sedan caused production stoppages in Germany, China and South Africa. A lack of steering gears supplied by Bosch, the world’s largest car parts supplier, means there’s only limited vehicle production at various German plants, while factories in […]

BMW Caught in Trump Crossfire

‘Germans are bad,’ Trump reportedly told EU officials BMW, Mercedes-Benz and VW are getting their turn in the crosshairs of U.S. President Donald Trump, who’s making a habit out of attacking the visible — and free trade-dependent — auto industry. “The Germans are bad, very bad,” Der Spiegel cited Trump as saying to unidentified participants […]

IT’S OFFICIAL, THE BMW M8 IS HAPPENING!

The BMW M8 is the icing on the cake of the sporty BMW 8 Series line-up Munich. Alongside the ongoing development of the standard 8 Series, the engineers at BMW M are also working flat out on the M model. A fully camouflaged, early prototype of the future BMW M8 will be unveiled in a […]

ARE BMW MAKING A M8?

After nearly 20 years since production of the BMW 8 series stopped BMW finally released details of a replacement concept, today we get this quick video teasing of the possible (very likely!) M8 variant. The video is only short, fairly dark and the car is in full 80’s no aerial in the TV camouflage, but […]

GQ MAGAZINE THINKS RETRO BMW’S ARE COOL.

International men’s fashion magazine GQ, purveyors of high end male clothing and style have just published an article (Link to GQ) on how special the BMW’s from the 80’s to the 00’s really are. Now everyone else will know what we already know, will we see some inflated values à la most of Porsche’s performance […]

THE NEW BMW 8 SERIES CONCEPT.

The 8 Series is back, and how! For many the E31 8 Series represents something of a highpoint in BMW design and engineering. It looked fabulous – still does, in fact – and, in the 850 CSi, BMW had a super GT the likes of which it had never offered before. Imagine the choice between […]

BMW M4 GT4 – ON SALE NOW.

170K euros plus VAT and you can see it race at the Nurburgring this weekend! For those lucky enough to be considering a GT4 entry at the moment, you’re rather spoilt for choice: Sadly it doesn’t look quite as wild as the original, though there’s certainly no mistaking it for the road car with its […]

THE NEW BMW M5 REVEALED!!!… (SORT OF).

It will definitely have xDrive and definitely use the turbo V8, but there are some blanks still to fill in… In case the disguised pictures didn’t give it away, this is not the full release of the BMW M5 just yet – we’re still expecting that at the Frankfurt show. However, BMW has chosen to […]