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Auto 15-09-2019

Porsche Taycan — Live Photos from the 2019 IAA

As the first of many planned electric cars from Porsche, the Porsche Taycan marks a major turning point for the company known for their iconic sportscars. Originally dubbed “Mission E” when it was announced as a concept car in 2015, the Taycan will begin its production life as two variants: the Taycan Turbo and the […]

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Auto 15-09-2019

The BMW iNEXT electric crossover featured at the 2019 IAA

The BMW iNEXT is still less than two years out, so in the mean time, the futuristic concept continues to be displayed at events around the world. The latest stop – Frankfurt Auto Show – where it was joined by a significant number of electric cars. The BMW iNEXT which will mimic the shape and […]

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Auto 13-09-2019

New ALPINA B3 Touring is powered by S58 engine of the upcoming BMW M3

While the US is not too keen on BMW wagons, the Europeans are quite the opposite. So it comes as no surprise that Buchloe-based automaker ALPINA used the 2019 Frankfurt Auto Show as the venue to unveil their new ALPINA B3 Touring. Which basically, it’s an M3 sports wagon that we won’t be getting. Lots […]

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Auto 13-09-2019

How To Convert A BMW M3 CSL From SMG to Manual

It was never available in the US but, for the rest of the world, the E46 BMW M3 CSL is said by to be the best M-car ever made. One point of contention was that it was only ever available with the divisive SMG transmission. M3 Specialist Darragh Doyle andI had different ideas… When I […]

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Auto 13-09-2019

2020 BMW M850i Gran Coupe Pure Metal – Live From Frankfurt

If there is one word to describe the new 2020 BMW M850i Gran Coupe then is “elegant.” The first four-door coupe with an 8 Series badge on it was just introduced at the 2019 Frankfurt Auto Show, before it heads over to the International Media Launch to be driven by journalists from around the world. […]

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Auto 13-09-2019

2020 BMW X6 – Live Photos From Frankfurt Auto Show

One of the world premieres for BMW this week is the all-new 2020 BMW X6.Now that it’s finally here, it’s certainly interesting looking. Like all BMW SACs (Sports Activity Coupes), it’s polarizing; Some fans are going to love it, some are going to hate it. But it’s certainly different looking. The new BMW X6 is […]

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Auto 12-09-2019

2019 IAA: The Bulletproof BMW X5 Protection VR6 makes an appearance

Despite having a smaller footprint than usual, BMW’s stand at the Frankfurt Auto Show is quite impressive. Along with a series of world premiere (you can see our coverage here), there are also plenty of models that have been shown before. One of them is the BMW X5 Protection VR6, the bulletproof SUV which can […]

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Auto 12-09-2019

BMW M Heading to Nurburgring for Penultimate Stage of 2019 DTM

The 2019 DTM Season is heading into its last two stages. For the 15th and 16th races of the season BMW M Motorsports will be heading to the Eifel Mountains, more specifically the Nurburgring for what promises to be one of the most exciting weekends of this year’s competition. For BMW Team RMG this is […]

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Auto 11-09-2019

Video: Tiff Needell Reviews Rolls-Royce Dawn vs Ferrari 812 Superfast

When you think of a V12-powered car priced similarly to a Ferrari 812 Superfast and coming from the UK, you don’t necessarily think of a Rolls-Royce, do you? Understandably, you might think about an Aston Martin even though they too are about to drop V12 engines. Well, that’s what living legend Tiff Needell thought as […]

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Auto 11-09-2019

BMW Announces New Battery Assembly Plant in Thailand

Not long ago I was telling you about how BMW can avoid some of the unfortunate consequences of the trade war going on between the US and China. While some cars, like the BMW X7, will take some big hits sales-wise, others will be luckier thanks to some interesting workarounds. Some cars sold in China […]

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