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First Drives2020 BMW X5 M and X6 M: Sweet Monsters
PHOENIX, Arizona—The 2020 BMW X5 M ’s specs are just as intimidating as its flared fenders, massive bumpers and oversized wheels. Simply put, this high-performance midsize SUV is a monster. Under the hood is a twin-turbocharged 4.4-litre V8 engine that produces 600 horsepower and 553 pound-feet of torque. We tested …
First Drives2020 BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe: This One’s a Homerun
Some manufacturers refuse to throw all their money at SUVs and crossovers. Count BMW among them. While its lineup of X-branded models has considerably evolved over the past decade, we can say the same about BMW cars. In fact, most luxury automakers nowadays are exploring previously unchartered territories in hope …
Test Drives2020 BMW X1 xDrive28i: Looking Good with Racier Styling
The BMW X1 is the German brand’s best-selling SUV globally. In Canada, where utility vehicles are on the rise, it ranks third behind the larger X3 and X5 , in that order. Sharing its platform with the MINI Clubman and Countryman , the second-generation X1 gets an update for the …
Test Drives2020 BMW Z4: The Better of the Two
Sales of sports cars are falling right now and with development costs continuing to rise, it only makes sense for automakers to join forces and create a common platform that has the ability to spawn different products. That’s what Toyota and BMW did with the GR Supra and Z4, respectively.
First Drives2020 BMW M235i xDrive Gran Coupe: There is Hope
SPARTANBURG, South Carolina— The BMW 2 Series as we know it, with rear-wheel drive and a manual gearbox, is dead. It’s being replaced with a new architecture featuring a transverse engine and automatic transmission. Sad times for sporty driving enthusiasts. We’ve just put the car to the test in Gran …
Test Drives2020 BMW Z4: Resuming Where it Left Off
The Z4 roadster is back, fully redesigned and ready for action. It’s more powerful than ever and its performance and handling have been enhanced, in addition to boasting a more luxurious cockpit and new technologies. Simply put, it’s better than ever, but is it too late? See, just when the …

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ElectricBMW Concept i4 Wants to Eat Tesla Model 3’s Lunch
As you probably know, BMW is developing a brand new electric car that will directly take on the Tesla Model 3 , not to mention the upcoming Audi e-tron GT . It’s called i4 and the concept unveiled yesterday will enter production next year as a 2022 model. Using an …
NewsBMW Would Like a Porsche 911 Fighter
The legendary Porsche 911 may have to contend with a new direct rival from BMW in a couple of years. That’s the wish expressed by Adrian von Hooydonk, the Bavarian automaker’s design director. Here’s what he told British publication Autocar in a recent interview: “It’s a nice idea. Maybe we …
Hybrid/Plug-in HybridBMW i8 to Cease Production Soon
BMW’s current lineup of “i”-branded cars has no future. As previously reported, the fully electric i3 hatchback will not return for a second generation. And now the company has confirmed that the i8 plug-in hybrid sports car is on the way out, as well. More specifically, production will end in …
NewsBMW Says Gasoline Engines Will Live for 30 More Years
The new decade getting under way will be marked by widespread adoption of hybrid and fully electric cars, raising serious questions about the fate of conventional vehicles. Ironically, the same week BMW announced a plug-in hybrid variant of the X1 and X2 small crossovers (Canadian availability has yet to be …
ElectricAll-electric BMW iX3 to be More About Range Than Power
We now have more details about the upcoming BMW iX3, the electric variant of the popular X3 crossover. Based on the iX3 Concept shown at Auto China in 2018, the production model will roll off the assembly line in 2020 with the fifth generation of BMW’s eDrive electric propulsion technology, …
ElectricBMW i4 to offer 530 hp, Over 500 km of Range
As you may know, BMW is preparing to launch its fifth-generation eDrive technology with the new iX3 , an electric variant of the X3 compact SUV that’s scheduled to enter production next year. Later in 2020, BMW will also unveil the brand new i4, a four-door electric coupe based on …
New ModelsThe 444-hp BMW M2 CS is Coming to Canada
BMW’s M division is launching an exclusive and limited-run special edition of the 2 Series for the first time. And the great news about that is Canadians will be able to order one. Following the lead of the outgoing M3 CS and M4 CS , the new BMW M2 CS …

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2000
Motoring TV 2000 Episode 12
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The 2018 BMW M5 - Editors Take
Many consider the BMW M5 to be the king of Sport Sedans. BMW has broken with it's formula to bring us a different kind of monster. It's an improvement over the previous generation but can the latest iteration live up to the legend? Our Senior Editor takes seeks answers and …
2001
Motoring TV 2001 Episode 24
BMW driving school 2002 Ford Explorer annoying license plate fasteners BMW M3 rusty fuel lines Jim Kenzie on driver training schools.
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Motoring TV 2002 Episode 2
Freelander comes to North America 2002 BMW Z8 how to check brake light function Iceland power station importance of using proper lubricants in engines is Iceland a future energy source?
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Motoring TV 2002 Episode 9
2002 Nissan Altima 2002 Kia Sedona reserve power in today's batteries can vary Mazda RX8 dirty or improper air filters can cause major engine damage BMW's 7-Series is loaded with technology - good or bad?
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Motoring TV 2002 Episode 21
BMW Mini Cooper S 2003 Toyota Corolla are 2 fan belts better than 1? life-size ice sculpture of Mini Cooper inadequate fuel pressure can result in poor engine performance Jim Kenzie on the Mini.
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Motoring TV 2002 Episode 24
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