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BMW Issues Two Recalls: X5 and 3-Series

BMW is recalling 243,120 X5 SUVs and 3-series models for unrelated issues. The first recall applies to 241,000 BMW 325i, 325xi, 330i and 330xi models from the 2002 to 2005 model years that have been flagged for rear lamps (tail light, brake light and/or turn signal) that might stop working. The National Highway Traffic safety Administration says that if these signals don’t function, the driver won’t be able to warn other drivers of their next ... continue reading»

Tags: Recalls, Safety, BMW 3 Series, BMW X5, Model News

2011 BMW M3: Awesome Performance, Questionable Cup Holders

From a performance standpoint, the 2011 BMW M3 was absolutely everything I expected it to be. The M3’s nimble handling and powerful engine offer the kind of confidence-inspiring performance that you’ll love, but your loved ones might fear. I enjoyed the M3 so much that my significant other forbade me from driving it unsupervised on a recent 400-mile road trip. Under her watchful eye, the M3 averaged 19.7 miles per gallon during two weeks of mixed city ... continue reading»

Tags: Test Drives, Analysis, BMW 3 Series, BMW M3, Interior Storage

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