2020 BMW M235i xDrive Gran Coupe first drive

2020 BMW 2-Series Gran Coupe Review, Pricing, and Specs 2020 BMW M235i xDrive Gran Coupe engine What a difference an engine can make! The 301-horsepower M235i xDrive Gran Coupe delivers an altogether different driving experience than its 228i sibling. The engine is a paragon of contemporary efficiency, extracting 301 horsepower and 332 ft-lbs [...]

By |2020-07-09T09:47:29-07:00July 9th, 2020|Categories: BMW|0 Comments

European car companies helping with COVID-19

European car companies are racing to help caregivers on the road to health Translated from Italian reporter Ilaria Salzano: Europe: the automotive industry is ready to restart the engines. The Italian market is the worst hit. The streets are deserted. The cars are stopped, sitting on the side of the road. The price of gasoline [...]

BMW at CES 2020 EVs and mobility

BMW at the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) In preparation for the CES, a fleet of standard BMW i3 cars were converted into Urban Suites in Munich then brought to Las Vegas, where they will be gracing the city’s streets. Indeed, anyone wishing to be chauffeur-driven to their desired destination can use a particular app [...]

By |2020-03-28T20:02:16-07:00December 22nd, 2019|Categories: BMW, Consumer Electronics Show (CES)|Tags: , |0 Comments

Women’s World Car of the Year winners WWCOTY

2019 WINNERS ANNOUNCED The winners in all categories of Women’s World Car of the Year for 2019 have today been announced at the Dubai International Motor Show. The Supreme Award for 2019 Women’s World Car of the Year goes to: MAZDA 3 The Supreme Award for 2019 Women’s World Car of the Year goes [...]

BMW World and North America Premieres at Automobility LA auto show

Three all-new BMW vehicles will make their world premieres at Automobility LA, before the Los Angeles Auto Show this year. The BMW M8 Gran Coupe, BMW M2 CS, and BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe will make their world premieres alongside the BMW X3 Plug-in Hybrid Sports Activity Vehicle and BMW 330e Plug-in Hybrid Sedan, which [...]

2020 BMW M2 CS pricing and specs

BMW's high-performance coupe 444 November 5b-ft of torque (preliminary). 0-60 mph in 3.8 seconds. Top Speed of 174 mph (preliminary). CFRP roof, hood, and aero components. One model year only with production beginning March 2020. Woodcliff Lake, NJ –  November 5, 2019…Today, BMW M GmbH is proud to announce the next step in the [...]

By |2020-04-12T04:53:23-07:00November 11th, 2019|Categories: BMW|Tags: |0 Comments

Want to drive a BMW without the payment?

BMW’s annual Ultimate Driving Experience is back! Building on past success, BMW’s signature experiential driving event returns this year to an expanded, 16-city line-up, with new program components in select cities. The Ultimate Driving Experience invites consumers, from coast-to-coast, to get behind the wheel and experience “The Ultimate Driving Machine” first-hand. * U.S. tour for [...]

By |2020-03-11T18:25:36-07:00April 11th, 2019|Categories: BMW|Tags: |0 Comments

2020 Karma Revero luxury EV with new technology

Southern California-based automaker Karma Automotive celebrated its fifth anniversary by continuing significant investments in its U.S. operations and by sharing a glimpse of an all-new 2020 Revero luxury-electric vehicle. New Powertrain Test Labs Installed at Karma’s Global Headquarters New Powertrain Test Labs Installed at Karma’s Global Headquarters Karma’s latest investment of nearly $7.5M [...]

By |2019-04-08T15:55:06-07:00April 2nd, 2019|Categories: BMW, Karma, Pininfarina|Tags: |0 Comments

Sales of electric cars draining CVRP bank in California

The Clean Vehicle Rebate Project (CVRP) reports that funding is needed for the five million electric vehicles projected to come online. While that might be a good problem to have, it needs to be addressed. What are the options for balancing the rebate program? Could California offer to pay a dollar rebate or access to [...]