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2017 BMW 230i xDrive Coupe Review By Steve Purdy

2017 BMW 230i xDrive Coupe Review By Steve Purdy

..."it’s a bit pricey but the leading-edge performance and sophistication along with the legendary BMW quality and pedigree go a long way to making that cost worth paying" ... Continue reading

Car Review: 2017 BMW Review - 2017 X4 M40i By John Heilig

Car Review: 2017 BMW Review - 2017 X4 M40i By John Heilig

2017 BMW Review - 2017 X4 M40i By John Heilig ... Continue reading

High-Performance Cars of 2017

High-Performance Cars of 2017

Its not too late to get a "deal" on these soon left over models ... Continue reading

Green Cars at the Frankfurt Motor Show 2017 From Green Car Guide.UK

Green Cars at the Frankfurt Motor Show 2017 From Green Car Guide.UK

Electric cars were the big news at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show ... Continue reading

EVgo, REI, BMW, Nissan and the Regional Air Quality Council Celebrate National Drive Electric Week in Colorado

EVgo, REI, BMW, Nissan and the Regional Air Quality Council Celebrate National Drive Electric Week in Colorado

EVgo Opens DC Fast Charging Station in Denver, Further Benefitting Drivers all DC Fast-Capable EV Drivers with Convenient Charger Access in Key Metropolitan Areas DENVER – Sept. 12, 2017 – EVgo<mailto:www.evgo.com>, the nation’s largest network of public electric vehicle (EV) fast charging stations, BMW, REI, Nis ... Continue reading

2017 BMW X3 xDrive28i Review By John Heilig

2017 BMW X3 xDrive28i Review By John Heilig

Being a BMW it also has some zip. The 2.0-liter Twin turbo 4 is rated at 240 hp and 260 lb.-ft. of torque, but since the X3 weighs in at 4,150 pounds, it carries a relatively high 17.3 pounds-per-horsepower rating. The X3’s start-stop technology, which makes it act more like a hybrid, works to save some fuel. However ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALL UPDATE - September 4, 2017 : MAZDA, BMW, GMC, CHEVROLET, VOLKSWAGEN, MERCEDES-BENZ, FOREST RIVER

NHTSA RECALL UPDATE - September 4, 2017 : MAZDA, BMW, GMC, CHEVROLET, VOLKSWAGEN, MERCEDES-BENZ, FOREST RIVER

Your vehicle MAY be involved in a safety recall and MAY create a safety risk for you or your passengers. If left unrepaired, a potential safety defect could lead to injury or even death.RECALL UPDATE - September 4, 2017 : MAZDA, BMW, GMC, CHEVROLET, VOLKSWAGEN, MERCEDES-BENZ, FOREST RIVER ... Continue reading

BMW U.S. SALES: August 2017 Down 7.7 %

BMW U.S. SALES: August 2017 Down 7.7 %

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J.—Sales of BMW brand vehicles decreased 7.7 percent in August for a total of 23,553 compared to 25,531 vehicles sold in August 2016. Year-to-date, the BMW brand is down 5 percent in the U.S. on sales of 194,604 vehicles compared to 204,744 sold in the first eight months of 2016. ... Continue reading

2017 BMW 540i Review By Larry Nutson

2017 BMW 540i Review By Larry Nutson

I enjoyed driving this 540i for its comfort and refinement combined with its sporty nature and responsive driving dynamics. I happen to also like that you don’t see yourself coming and going with the exclusivity this premium midsize sedan brings. ... Continue reading

California Led the World in Sales of Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles With 1000 (No Not A Mistake) 1H 2017, says Information Trends

California Led the World in Sales of Hydrogen Fuel Cell Vehicles With 1000 (No Not A Mistake) 1H 2017, says Information Trends

WASHINGTON, Aug. 24, 2017 -- Globally, over 1,600 hydrogen fuel cell vehicles were sold or leased in the first half of 2017, according to Information Trends. ... Continue reading

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles to Join BMW Group, Intel and Mobileye in Developing Autonomous Driving Platform

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles to Join BMW Group, Intel and Mobileye in Developing Autonomous Driving Platform

BMW Group, Intel and Mobileye announced today that they have signed a memorandum of understanding with the intention for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) to be the first automaker to join them in developing a world leading, state-of-the-art autonomous driving platform for global deployment. ... Continue reading

BMW to unveil World Premiere of an all-new BMW Roadster Concept and the exclusive North American Premiere of the BMW Concept 8 Series.

BMW to unveil World Premiere of an all-new BMW Roadster Concept and the exclusive North American Premiere of the BMW Concept 8 Series.

…BMW will unveil two concept vehicles during the annual Press Conference at 10:00 AM on August 17th, at the Lodge at Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance Reviewing Stand area on the 18th green. Speakers will include Bernhard Kuhnt, new President & CEO BMW of North America and Adrian van Hooydonk, BMW Group Head of Desi ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALLS - August 14, 2017; Nissan; BMW; GMC; Chevrolet; Jeep; Daimler Vans; RV's; Trailers

NHTSA RECALLS - August 14, 2017; Nissan; BMW; GMC; Chevrolet; Jeep; Daimler Vans; RV's; Trailers

Nissan; BMW; GMC; Chevrolet; Jeep; Daimler Vans; RV's; Trailers; Your vehicle MAY be involved in a safety recall and MAY create a safety risk for you or your passengers. If left unrepaired, a potential safety defect could lead to injury or even death. ... Continue reading

Cars.com Study Determines Most Popular Models and States for New Convertible Buyers

Cars.com Study Determines Most Popular Models and States for New Convertible Buyers

CHICAGO, Aug. 8, 2017 --With peak convertible season upon us, Cars.com dug into the data to determine the current state of the ragtop. ... Continue reading

Oops! EV technology showcase fizzles. Or is it the user’s fault?

Oops! EV technology showcase fizzles. Or is it the user’s fault?

Of course auto journalists are widely known for taking advantage of freebies such as hotel rooms, test cars, dinners and such. Our confident mused that even if the cars weren’t charging, a few drivers had copped the prime parking spots – available only when charging is active. As long as they were plugged in, no on ... Continue reading

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