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Timo Glock drives 2018 BMW M5, Dirk Hacker explains 4WD/2WD modes (video)

May 22, 2017

BMW has put together a neat video with BMW M development boss Dirk Hacker and former F1 driver Timo Glock going over some of the new M5’s driving settings and performance. Dirk explains that the...

2018 BMW M5 xDrive AWD details revealed, 2WD mode confirmed

May 17, 2017

BMW has unleashed some details and a handful of prototype photos of the new, 2018 M5 super sports sedan. This is now the sixth-generation of the iconic performance model, and it’s the first to feature...

2017 BMW M550i revealed; quicker, more efficient than M5

Apr 27, 2017

Following the debut of the new quad-turbo M550d yesterday, BMW has now unveiled the new M550i xDrive performance 5 Series, sitting as a stepping stone just beneath the M5. First thing’s first, the engine. It’s...

2017 BMW M550d revealed; quad-turbo, most powerful 6cyl diesel

Apr 26, 2017

BMW has revealed the new 2017 M550d performance diesel sedan with an insane four turbochargers on board, creating the world’s most powerful production six-cylinder diesel passenger car. The new M550d is based on the latest...

2018 BMW M5 spotted, looks quick at Nurburgring (video)

Apr 17, 2017

BMW has been spotted hurling a prototype version of the next-gen M5 around the Nurburgring in Germany. And judging by the footage, the new model is going to be extremely quick. The new M5 will...

2017 BMW 5 Series awarded 5-star ANCAP safety

Apr 13, 2017

The latest BMW 5 Series has been subjected to Euro NCAP’s stringent crash testing procedures, with our local ANCAP division giving the results the full five-star standing. The testing was carried out on the 520d...

2017 BMW 5 Series Touring gets M Performance treatment

Mar 07, 2017

BMW is using the 2017 Geneva Motor Show to show off its latest range of M Performance parts and accessories for the new 5 Series Touring wagon. For the exterior, buyers have a big range...

2017 Alpina B5 Bi-Turbo Touring previewed, sliding about (video)

Feb 27, 2017

Alpina, the legendary German tuning brand which specialises in BMWs, recently made its creations available to Australians, as bespoke alternatives to BMW M vehicles. Recently, the B5 Bi-Turbo was teased, based on the latest G30...

G30 BMW M550d to get quad-turbo diesel, 294kW – report

Feb 23, 2017

You might have heard of the BMW M550d, with its triple-turbo diesel straight six engine. Well, there’s a good chance the new model will receive four turbochargers. The M550d has never been offered in Australia,...

2017 Alpina B5 Bi-Turbo previewed, Geneva debut confirmed (video)

Feb 20, 2017

With the new, G30 BMW 5 Series only recently hitting the scene, it was only a matter of time before tuner and manufacturer Alpina got hold of it to create the new B5 Bi-Turbo. Alpina...

BMW shows off futuristic interior display at 2017 CES

Jan 05, 2017

BMW has shown off a rather interesting piece of furniture at the 2017 CES which doesn’t even have wheels. Instead, it’s a static interior display of the future. The ‘I Inside Future’ is a static...

2017 BMW 530e iPerformance unveiled, on sale in Australia Q2

Dec 20, 2016

BMW’s iPerformance sub-brand has helped add a new plug-in hybrid model of the latest G30 5 Series that will debut in Australia in the second quarter of 2017. The 530e iPerformance combines a 9.2kWh lithium-ion...

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