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454-horsepower BMW M4 CS debuts at 2017 Shanghai auto show

When BMW in January announced its round of mid-cycle updates for the M4, many, including us, were disappointed to learn there were no real changes apart from some tweaks to the lights and new colors. That's because BMW was saving the M4's more substantial updates for a new model...

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BMW 5-Series Li shows off elongated looks ahead of Shanghai debut

BMW is planning to showcase the latest iteration of its long-wheelbase 5-Series developed especially for the Chinese market. The BMW 5-Series Li has shown face ahead of its official debut on April 19 at the 2017 Shanghai auto show with a 133-millimeter (5.24-inch) long expansion compared to the...

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BMW 1-Series Hatchback spy shots

The current BMW 1-Series Hatchback is somewhat of an oddity in the world of compact cars, because it comes with a sporty rear-wheel-drive layout and available inline-6 engines. That's odd because the rear-wheel-drive layout eats into interior space, making an already tight cabin even tighter, while...

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This E30 BMW M3 can pull away from a Lamborghini Huracán

The E30-generation of the BMW M3 is an absolute motoring icon of its day. That day happened to be 1985 to 1991. The E30 continues to be a beloved machine with fans scattered all over the globe. Some of those fans, however, perhaps feel it could use a bit more punch under the hood. One of those...

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2018 BMW X2 spy shots and video

The BMW Group is in the midst of an aggressive plan to roll out 40 new or updated models over the next two years across its various brands. Among the new models will be an X2 for the BMW brand. Long the subject of rumors, BMW's new X2 continues to take shape ahead of its market launch in...

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2018 BMW 2-Series Active Tourer spy shots

BMW sells a frumpy, front-wheel-drive minivan known as the 2-Series Active Tourer in some markets. (There's also a seven-seat version known as the 2-Series Gran Tourer.) The vehicle made its debut in 2014 and was originally pegged for sale in the United States, though BMW's local...

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BMW to launch 40 new or updated models in next 2 years

Having lost the luxury car sales race to Mercedes-Benz in 2016, BMW is planning an aggressive roll-out of new products over the next two years to claw its way back to the top spot. In a press conference held Tuesday in Munich, Germany to outline its financial results, BMW's CEO Harald...

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BMW, Mercedes to prune lineups

While most major automakers struggle to justify a convertible—if in doubt just ask Toyota about an 86 convertible—Mercedes-Benz has no less than six in its lineup. Seven if you count models from Smart. Sales of luxury vehicles has boomed since the global financial crisis of the last...

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