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2013 BMW 328is Video at Cars.com

A BMW with a V6? I think not. The 135is’ 320-horsepower V-6 provides impressive quickness while its sport suspension connects drivers to the terrain without bombarding them with it. Cars.com should know better.

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2014 BMW M6 Gran Coupe

A new BMW with a massive V8 feels like something I should care about, and something I should write about. But a four-door version of the M6? Isn’t that the M5? I’m not sure I understand the difference. I’m not sure anyone does.

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2013 BMW X3 Starts at $37,995

Now, that thirty eight grand will buy you a BMW X3, but it’ll be two cylinders less than you might expect. That’s right, the base 2013 X3 is rocking a 4 cylinder. Before you freak out – it’s a turbo four cylinder. As in, it makes the same horsepower as the outgoing base inline 6, […]

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2012 BMW ActiveHybrid 5

So the X6 Activehybrid was a complete failure. So what? You didn’t think BMW was just going to throw in the towel on this hybrid game, did you? Before I talk about their new entry, how about I talk about what went wrong with the X6 Activehybrid. For starters, it was an X6, which means […]

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BMW Four Cylinder Madness

BMW has four-cylinder engines coming to the Z4 and 5 series lines. These engines will be turbocharged, of course. This is BMW we’re talking about here, and power is not *optional*, but required. Anytime a manufacturer can increase fuel economy without sacrificing power, I’m certainly listening. By swapping a turbo 4 for the traditional inline […]

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2012 BMW M5

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Want to see the upcoming 2012 BMW M5? Autoblog has the hookup. The V10 will be gone of course, replaced by the slightly less powerful twin-turbo 4.4 liter V8. Though this engine won’t exactly challenge the Prius for fuel-economy crown, it should manage a few more MPG’s than the outgoing V10. In the days of higher […]

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2012 BMW M5 Concept

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Fans of the V10 powering the current BMW M5 will be disappointed. Everyone else will be busy drooling over the shiny new 4.4 liter twin-turbo V8 under the hood of the 2012 M5. Power is estimated to be somewhere in the 550-580 HP range – this engine is no slouch in the power department. Technically […]

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2011 Mustang GT vs 2011 BMW M3

Say what now? That’s right, Motor Trend pitted a 2011 Mustang GT against a 2011 M3. Before seeing the video, and the numbers, you might think that’s absurd. Surely a lowly Mustang can’t even come close to the M3 in performance. You sir, would be dead wrong. Check out one of the key stat comparisons: […]

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