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Mar 6, 2014

BMW 328i 2014 Model is Top Sports Sedan of the Year

BMW 328i
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BMW 328i Credit: BMW USA BMW 328i was voted as the 2014 Sports Sedan of the Year by Consumer Reports. The 2014 model of BMW 328i was among the top 10 winners in the annual Consumer Reports’ 2014 Best Cars. The 2014 Best Cars winners were divided into categories. Check out other awardees of the […]


Dec 19, 2013

BMW i8 Spyder Production Could Be Delayed Due To Engineering Challenges?

BMW i8 Spyder Production Could Be Delayed Due To Engineering Challenges?
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During the 2012 Beijing Motor Show, BMW said that the BMW i8 Spyder would make production in 2015. However, that time frame could be adjusted as the car’s design is reportedly presenting major challenges to engineers. BMW i8 Spyder at the 2012 Beijing motor show Credit: Autocar.co.uk According to a report from Autocar, a spokesman […]


Feb 19, 2013

World’s first car backflip achieved by French driver Guerlain Chicherit using Mini John Cooper (Video)

World's first car backflip achieved by French driver Guerlain Chicherit using Mini John Cooper (Video)
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The so-called world’s first car backflip was recently achieved using a Mini John Cooper, as shown in the video below. The incredible 360-degree rotation stunt was performed by French driver and daredevil Guerlain Chicherit in a snowscape of Tignes, France, using the specially designed BMW vehicle. World’s first car backflip (showing car movement) Image Credit: […]


Jan 11, 2013

Rolls-Royce record sales results in 2012 reveals highest sales in 108-year history, despite challenges

Rolls-Royce record sales results in 2012 reveals highest sales in 108-year history, despite challenges
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The Rolls-Royce record sales in 2012 marked the company’s third consecutive record and the best annual sales ever in their entire 108 years in the car manufacturing industry. The BMW-owned luxury car manufacturer announced on Thursday, January 10, 2013 that 3,575 cars were sold worldwide last year, despite tough challenges. Rolls-Royce Image Credit: Rolls-RoyceMotorCars.com According […]


Dec 7, 2012

BMW Recall 2012: BMW recalls 35,000 X5 SUVs due to steering problem

2009 BMW X5
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BMW announced a voluntary recall affecting certain model-year 2009 through 2012 X5 xDrive 35d SAV diesel SUVs due to steering problem, which may fail and cause loss of power steering assist, and may result to car crash. This latest BMW recall involves 35,000 units in the US and Canada. 2009 BMW X5 Image Credit: BMW […]


Mar 27, 2012

BMW Recall March 2012: BMW Company Recalls 1.3 Million Cars because of Reported Battery Problems

BMW Recall March 2012: BMW Company Recalls 1.3 Million Cars because of Reported Battery Problems
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BMW recalls 1.3 million cars because of some reported battery problems by consumers. The BMW models involved are the 5 and 6 Series, which were built between 2003 and 2010.


Jan 16, 2012

BMW Recall 2012: BMW recalls 88,911 Mini Cooper cars due to possible vacuum pump problem

BMW Recall 2012: BMW recalls 88,911 Mini Cooper cars due to possible vacuum pump problem
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BMW of North America announced early last week a voluntary recall of 88,911 Mini Cooper cars, citing possible problems related to electronic control of vacuum pump. BMW Mini Cooper S Countryman Image Credit: Kare Bleier, AFP/Getty Images According to a post at the official website of National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) on Tuesday, January […]


Jan 11, 2012

Detroit Auto Show 2012: BMW i8 On Display at North American International Auto Show (Video)

Detroit Auto Show 2012 logo
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Detroit Auto Show 2012 logo Image Credit: NAIAS.com The BMW i8 Concept car was on display at the 2012 Detroit Auto Show in COBO Center, Detroit, Michigan, starting Monday, January 9, 2012, according to reports by several international news sites. During the first day of the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, press people […]


Sep 18, 2011

BMW Championship 2011: Rose Leads By Four Into the Final Round (Video)

BMW Championship 2011 leader Justin Rose
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BMW Championship 2011 leader Justin Rose Image Credit: PGA Tour BMW Championship 2011 leader Justin Rose ended the third round with a 2-under 69 and a four-shot lead into the Final Round at Cog Hill, according to a report at the official website of the PGA Tour on Saturday, September 17, 2011. Rose played almost […]


Jul 29, 2011

BMW unveils new electric cars BMW i3 and i8 concepts in Germany (Photos)

BMW unveils new electric cars BMW i3 and i8 concepts in Germany (Photos)
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BMW unveiled on Friday, July 29, 2011 its new electric cars BMW i3 and i8 concepts in a world premiere in Frankfurt, Germany, as shown in the photos below. As announced by BMW Group on its official website, BMW revealed the concepts of its two upcoming electric cars; BMW i3 and BMW i8, which will […]