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First Drives2021 BMW 330e: Plug-in Hybrid with AWD, How Nice!
Munich, Germany— Unlike the previous 330e, which was available with rear-wheel drive only, the plug-in hybrid variant of the seventh-generation BMW 3 Series will be sold in Canada in a single configuration equipped with the company’s xDrive all-wheel drive system when it arrives just in time for next spring. The …
First Drives2020 BMW X3 M and X4 M Competition: 503 Hp FTW!
The SUV craze, combined with the sales success of BMW’s M vehicles including the X3 M40i and X4 M40i , drove the performance division of the Bavarian automaker to launch the first-ever X3 M and X4 M. These models are powered by a new turbocharged 3.0-litre inline six-cylinder engine that …
First Drives2019 BMW 8 Series Cabriolet: 8th Heaven
FARO, Portugal— First came the 8 Series Coupe, now the 8 Series Cabriolet. Inevitably, these models will be followed by an 8 Series Gran Coupé and the almighty M8. As you can see, BMW is taking advantage of every opportunity to express its new vision of luxury. Codenamed G14, the …
First Drives2020 BMW 7 Series: 6th Generation Gets a Major Update
FARO, Portugal – The current-generation 7 Series has been around since 2015. For the 2020 model year, BMW’s full-size luxury sedan gets a technical and cosmetic update that includes new engines, new features and fresh styling. Let’s start with the design, which is more in line with the brand’s latest …

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Hybrid/Plug-in HybridBMW 530e Gets a New Battery for a Bit More EV Range
Announced in March at the Geneva Motor Show, the new 2020 BMW 530e xDrive plug-in hybrid sedan is coming soon to Canada with standard all-wheel drive and the latest version of the German automaker’s battery cell technology. Battery capacity has increased from 9.2 kWh to 12 kWh even though the …
NewsSeveral BMW Models Apparently on the Brink of Elimination
German luxury automakers are living through tough times. Daimler recently posted its first quarterly loss in a decade and, earlier this year, BMW announced it would implement various money-saving measures to make up for significantly decreasing profits. That’s because, just like most other companies, BMW has to spend massive sums …
News2020 BMW M3 and M4 are Going to be (Manually) Awesome
Ever since we drove the redesigned 2019 BMW 3 Series in Portugal at the end of last year, we can’t stop thinking about the next-generation BMW M3 and M4. And if you’re a fan of the German automaker’s high-performance compact sedan and coupe, you’re probably wondering the same things as …
NewsThe Most Appealing Brands and Models in 2019 According to J.D. Power
J.D. Power today released its 2019 Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study and found out that customers are increasingly satisfied with their new vehicles, mostly due to improvements in infotainment systems and increased availability of advanced driver-assist technologies. The study measures owners’ emotional attachment and level of excitement with …
News2020 BMW 2 Series Gran Coupé Unveiled in Camo Suit
The German automaker has just released pictures of its new little sedan—or four-door coupé if we prefer—that will hit the Canadian market in the spring of 2020. The BMW 2 Series Gran Coupé will be the fourth of its kind in the brand’s portfolio, after the appearance of the 6 …
BuzzThis Luxurious BMW X7 Pickup is a Factory-backed Conversion
You don’t need to look at sales numbers to realize that pickups are immensely popular right now. In fact, there are more models and configurations available than ever. That doesn’t stop people from wanting more, however, even on the luxury side of the market. Mercedes-Benz launched the X-Class (though not …
New ModelsRedesigned 2020 BMW X6 Looks Sharp, Packs More Power
The inventor of the coupe-style SUV segment is back with a completely refreshed exterior, a significant power boost and a wide array of high-tech features. The third-generation 2020 BMW X6 has grown slightly in overall length (+26 mm), wheelbase (+42 mm) and width (+15 mm), while height has been reduced …
New ModelsBMW Vision M NEXT: The Driver’s Car of the Future
For people who like to drive and want no part of autonomous vehicles, BMW today hosted the world premiere of the Vision M Next concept at its #NEXTGen mobility event in Germany. This comes less than a year after the Vision iNEXT , a concept that previews future connected and …

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2000
Motoring TV 2000 Episode 12
Ford's Sport Trac born from Explorer 2000 BMW X5 2000 Mazda MPV ES don't use alternator to recharge battery Steve Shelski, the man behind MotoringTV's music why 40% of car crashes involve a single vehicle.
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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.
2002
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?
2002
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?
2002
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.
2002
Motoring TV 2002 Episode 24
Michelin's return to F1 2002 BMW Mini Cooper changing automatic transmission fluid first drive in a Formula-1 car disconnecting battery cables while engine is running buying proper tires.