BMW 3 Series

BMW 3 Series production ends at South Africa plant

Feb 22, 2018

Production of the BMW 3 Series has ended at BMW’s Rosslyn plant in Pretoria, South Africa, after 35 years of 3 Series production at the facility. The plant will soon concentrate on producing the latest...

BMW ‘M340d’ performance diesel in the works – report

Jan 24, 2018

The next-gen BMW 3 Series, codenamed G20, is already under development, with various prototypes spotted out and about. Some more details have just trickled out, with word of a performance diesel joining the new lineup....

2019 BMW ‘G20’ 3 series spotted on autobahn (video)

Jan 23, 2018

BMW has been spotted test driving the next-gen, G20 3 Series out on the open road in Germany, wearing a lot of camouflage wrap to conceal its design. Under the wrapping the new 3 Series...

For sale: 1986 BMW E30 3 Series with neat 1JZ conversion

Dec 28, 2017

Looking for a cool sleeper? Up for sale in NSW at the moment is this awesome 1986 BMW E30 3 Series with a complete, fully-engineered 1JZ turbo engine conversion. The E30 BMW 3 Series engine...

2019 BMW G20 3 Series spotted again, in ‘M340i’ form (video)

Nov 23, 2017

BMW has been spotted test driving the next-gen 3 Series, known as the BMW G20 3 Series, out on the Nurburgring proving ground again. And it appears (and sounds) like a sporty variant such as...

BMW 18d, 20d diesel updates getting twin-turbo, improved economy – report

Nov 21, 2017

BMW’s 2.0-litre turbo-diesel B47 engine, found in 18d and 20d models, is reportedly getting an update, with a twin-turbo system introducing better response and improved fuel economy with lower emissions. Some changes are also in...

BMW M3 CS just misses Nurburgring sedan lap record

Nov 12, 2017

Remember the new BMW M3 CS announced last week? It seems it has set a cracking Nurburgring lap time that’s not too far off the production sedan lap record. According to a video uploaded by...

2018 BMW M3 CS officially revealed; more power, more aero

Nov 08, 2017

The new, 2018 BMW M3 CS has been officially unveiled, following numerous prototype spottings and plenty of rumours. It comes in as a strict limited-production model. Enhancements are made to almost every area of the...

2019 BMW 3 Series G20 spotted, to adopt CLAR platform (video)

Oct 18, 2017

BMW has been spotted testing the next-gen 2019 BMW 3 Series, known as the G20, out near and at the Nurburgring in Germany. This is expected to be a big leap ahead of the current...

2017 BMW M3 Nurburgring on-board timed lap – Bridge to Gantry (video)

Jul 05, 2017

The Nurburgring is the holy grail of proving grounds. And it’s the one place BMW tests all of its cars, especially M cars. BMW M even has a dedicated workshop set up right next to...

BMW 3 Series EV to be unveiled at Frankfurt Motor Show – report

Jun 29, 2017

It looks like BMW doesn’t want Tesla to have all the premium mid-size EV glory, with reports suggesting that a Model 3 competitor based on the 3 Series will debut in September at the 2017...

2018 BMW G20 3 Series spied on Nurburgring, electric hybrid? (video)

Jun 16, 2017

BMW has been spotted testing the G20, 2018 3 Series out on the Nurburgring again, and this time it looks like engineers are honing a hybrid or electric system. The prototype sounds suspiciously quiet out...

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