BMW Land│Issue #138
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First Teaser of the 2025 BMW M5 Touring
A first teaser for the BMW M5 Touring G99 may be found on the mentioned website, BMW Blog. This high-performance vehicle, slated for debut in late 2023 or early 2024, is anticipated to be a wagon variant of the BMW M5 sedan. The teaser image shows the recognizable M5 emblem and gives a glimpse of the model’s svelte and athletic appearance. Although the M5 Touring G99’s particular specifications have not yet been made public, it is expected to include a powerful engine, cutting-edge electronics, and opulent comforts typical of the M5 family. Fans may anticipate the introduction of this thrilling new model in BMW’s performance lineup.
Facelifted BMW 4 Series M440i Seen At Nürburgring
In a recent video taken at the Nürburgring, the M440i Coupe can be seen being driven aggressively through the difficult course and even sliding a little. No amount of camouflage can conceal the look-at-me grille, which is flanked by two newly designed headlights that mimic the 2024 X5/X6 LCI and seem sharper. It appears that the BMW design team has also changed the bumper’s look and made minor changes to the taillights.
2023 BMW M2 vs. F87 M2 CS: DRAG RACE
In this video, we drag race the upcoming 2023 BMW M2 against the outgoing F87 M2 CS. A 3.0-liter twin-turbocharged inline-6 engine powers both vehicles, however the M2 has a little edge in terms of power, producing 453 horsepower and 406 lb-ft of torque as opposed to the M2 CS’s 444 horsepower and 406 lb-ft. Moreover, the new 2023 BMW M2 is a little lighter than the F87 M2 CS, weighing in at 3,714 pounds as opposed to 3,485 pounds for the M2 CS. Will the additional 9 horsepower, however, compensate for the weight difference?
BMW M3 Competition Drag Races Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 RS
The Cayman, derived from the Boxster, began with a six-cylinder engine in 2016, but then switched to four cylinders with the 718 series, which wasn’t well-received. In 2019, the Cayman received a six-cylinder engine again with the Cayman GT4. In 2020 and 2022, the line grew larger with the GTS 4.0 and GT4 RS. The GT4 RS was tested against a BMW M3 Competition in a race and won both times. Both cars are designed to corner well, but the M3 is more affordable and easier to modify.
750 horsepower BMW M3 xDrive bravely drag races the Ferrari SF90
An astonishing 750 horsepower is alleged to have been added to the BMW M3 xDrive through modifications. The BMW M3 xDrive competes, showcasing its strength and dexterity while keeping pace with the famed Ferrari SF90. In order to provide improved traction and acceleration, the article emphasizes the value of the M3’s all-wheel-drive system. The competition highlights the excellent performance of both vehicles, highlighting the BMW’s capability to go head-to-head with the more expensive Ferrari SF90 despite their disparities in technology and power.
Watch The ALPINA B5 Touring Break The 200 mph Limit On The Autobahn
The video highlights how the luxury vehicle can effortlessly reach its electronically limited top speed of 186 mph. It also mentions the car’s aerodynamic enhancements, high-performance engine, and advanced suspension system, allowing for a smooth and exhilarating driving experience. The Alpina B5 Touring is praised for its exceptional handling and acceleration, making it an impressive choice for those seeking a powerful yet comfortable sports car.
Car review: BMW 330i Touring delivers practicality
The BMW 330i Touring is a car that combines practicality and style, according to a review on the Strait Times. The vehicle is praised for its sleek design, spacious interior, and powerful engine. The reviewer describes the driving experience as refined and sporty, with responsive handling and smooth acceleration. The car offers various technological features, including an intuitive infotainment system and advanced driver assistance systems. The BMW 330i Touring is deemed a versatile vehicle suitable for families and individuals looking for a blend of performance and practicality in a stylish package.
Used test: Audi Q7 vs BMW X7 vs Land Rover Discovery
A comparison test between three luxury SUVs: the Audi Q7, BMW X7, and Land Rover Discovery. The article delves into various aspects, including driving experience, interior quality, practicality, and value for money. It highlights the Audi Q7’s refined drive and spacious cabin, the BMW X7’s plush interior and advanced technology, and the Land Rover Discovery’s exceptional off-road capabilities and family-friendly features. Each vehicle’s strengths and weaknesses are discussed, providing valuable insights for potential buyers. The analysis allows readers to make an informed decision based on their preferences and requirements when considering these premium SUVs.
BMW X1 M35i xDrive Revealed With 312 HP And Quad Exhaust
The debut and specifications of the BMW X1 M35i xDrive. The article highlights that the new model offers increased performance, featuring a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine. With 302 horsepower and 332 lb-ft of torque, the X1 M35i boasts impressive acceleration and dynamic capabilities. The vehicle maintains the popular xDrive all-wheel-drive system and anticipates a 0-60 mph time of 4.9 seconds. The exterior design receives subtle enhancements to differentiate it from the regular X1, while the interior offers sportier touches and advanced technology.
Construction is underway on BMW’s $700 million battery factory in Spartanburg County.
BMW is currently building a $700 million battery facility in Spartanburg County, South Carolina. This auto assembly plant seeks to promote the manufacture of electric cars and satisfy the rising demand for environmentally friendly transportation options. The business, which is anticipated to have a 67,000 square foot size, represents a sizable investment in the area and will generate about 120 employment. BMW has increased its production capacity for electric vehicles as a way of demonstrating its dedication to innovation and environmental responsibility. This new development confirms the rising acceptance of electric mobility as the direction the car industry will go.
BMW’s XM Label Red Wrecked at Pikes Peak
BMW attempted to break the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb’s SUV record, but the driver, Matt Mullins, crashed due to understeer. Thankfully, Mullins was unhurt, but the XM Label Red suffered a hefty hit to the front end. Rhys Millen broke the production record using a BMW M8, replacing the previous record held by Millen himself in a Bentley Continental GT.
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