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2014 BMW M3 and M4 Get Twin-Turbo Power

2014 BMW M3 Testing at Nuerburgring BMW has released more information on its upcoming 2014 M3 sedan and M4 coupe, which will debut in January at the 2014 Detroit Auto Show. “The BMW M3 and BMW M4 take motor sport technology from the track to the road, and thousands of laps of the legendary Nürburgring Nordschleife – the world’s most demanding race track – have readied the new models for that transition,” says Dr. Friedrich Nitschke, president of BMW M GmbH in a press release. “Meticulous ... continue reading»

Tags: Redesigns, BMW M3, Model News, BMW M4

BMW to Introduce New M Performance Line

BMW announced Thursday that it will introduce an M Performance trim of many of its vehicles starting in spring 2012. In a press release, the automaker said the new line, which slots between the 3-Series and the M3, for example, will offer BMW drivers practicality and performance. According to BMW M GmbH President Dr. Friedrich Nitschke, the new product lineup would include “both petrol and diesel-engined variants” and possibly all-wheel drive. BMW M vehicles use strictly gas engines and most ... continue reading»

Tags: BMW 3 Series, BMW M3, BMW

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