BMW Land│Issue #128
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BMW M3 CS Touring in pictures
Spy images of a new BMW M3 CS Touring have surfaced, suggesting that the manufacturer may be expanding its offering with a high-performance wagon. The M3 CS Touring, which is anticipated to be on sale in 2024, is expected to include enhanced suspension and brakes in addition to a more potent version of the M3’s twin-turbocharged 3.0-liter inline-six engine. The CS variant is also expected to have a more aggressive body style, with aerodynamic enhancements and lightweight materials to improve both performance and fuel efficiency. The new model will likely join BMW’s growing family of high-performance wagons, which includes the M340i xDrive and the upcoming M3 Touring.
BMW Welt: First-Ever i5 M60 Model Seen
In the BMW Welt, the first-ever BMW i5 M60 was sighted. This brand-new electric vehicle is scheduled to go on sale in 2023 and is advertised as having a 300-mile driving range. Based on the same platform as the iX and i4, the i5 M60 will be made in BMW’s facility in Dingolfing, Germany. The automobile has a low, broad stance and a clean, contemporary style. More than 500 horsepower is anticipated from the strong motors in the i5 M60. Ultimately, this BMW invention is anticipated to revolutionize the electric vehicle market and broaden consumers’ alternatives for environmentally friendly transportation.
E46 M3 New School or Old School Against the G80 BMW M3 Competition?
The BMW M3 has been an iconic sports car since it was first introduced in 1986. With the emergence of the latest generation G80 BMW M3 Competition, many enthusiasts are curious how it stacks up against the beloved E46 M3. In this video, the two cars are put to the test in a head-to-head competition. The G80 M3 Competition boasts an impressive 503 horsepower, while the E46 M3 produces a more modest 333 horsepower. Despite the power difference, the E46 M3 proves to be a worthy contender, thanks to its lightweight body and nimble handling. Ultimately, it’s up to personal preference whether you prefer new school or old school.
2023 twin test comparison of the BMW iX1 and Volvo C40
Auto Express evaluated the iX1 and C40, two brand-new electric SUVs from BMW and Volvo, in this dual test review. The assessment emphasized each vehicle’s advantages and disadvantages, including its driving characteristics, range, and interior amenities. The Volvo C40 excelled in all areas except range, while the BMW iX1 pleased with its strong and sprightly performance, effective battery, and practicality. In the end, it was determined that both cars were excellent choices for the electric SUV market, allowing individual tastes to determine which one to select.
2023 Mercedes-AMG C43 vs. BMW M340i Touring
A video comparison between the Mercedes-AMG C43 and the BMW M340i Touring. Although the six-cylinder engines in both vehicles produce about 360 horsepower, each vehicle’s performance and handling characteristics are unique. While the AMG is recognized for its loud exhaust sound and more agile handling, the BMW is commended for its smooth power delivery and pleasant ride. The BMW ultimately prevails due to its overall performance and comfort balance, garnering praise for its refined driving experience and roomy cabin.
A Look at the BMW M4 CSL by Harry Metcalf
Harry Metcalfe discussed the speculated BMW M4 CSL on a recent episode of “Harry’s Garage.” He makes assumptions about possible improvements including a carbon fiber roof and body parts, lightweight wheels, and altered suspension. In addition, according to Metcalfe, the CSL may include a detuned twin-turbo six-cylinder engine from the M4 and a manual transmission option. He thinks that rather than boosting raw power, the CSL will put more emphasis on improving driving dynamics and reducing weight. BMW hasn’t yet announced anything, but speculations indicate that the M4 CSL might be released as early as next year.
A New Dyno Test for the 2023 BMW M2 Shows Almost 474 Horsepower at the Wheels
According to a dyno test, the 2023 BMW M2 model is a great vehicle to drive. With an outstanding engine that has 74 more horsepower than the previous M2 model, the new model has a total of 474 horsepower. The car’s eight-speed automatic transmission powers the back wheels, which makes for fantastic driving. A vintage vehicle with a top speed of 174 mph is the BMW 2023 M2. The car’s sleek bodywork, which now has better paint quality, contributes to its overall elegant appearance. The BMW M2 is expected to be the market-leading sports vehicle in 2023.
Moose testing will be performed on the 2023 BMW M340d Touring.
The Moose Test, which assesses how well a vehicle can manage abrupt lane changes, is used to evaluate the BMW M340d Touring. The M340d Touring performs admirably, showcasing its athletic prowess and nimble handling. With an astounding 340 horsepower and 516 lb-ft of torque, the car’s 3.0-liter diesel engine makes it a potent road vehicle. A huge infotainment screen, as well as driver assistance systems, are among the high-end finishes and modern technologies that distinguish the cabin. In conclusion, the BMW M340d Touring shows itself to be a well-rounded and remarkable car.
On the autobahn, watch as the BMW M4 CS reaches 176 mph.
BMW recently put the new M4 CS’ peak speed to the test on the Autobahn, and the results were astonishing. The vehicle’s lightweight design and 3.0-liter M TwinPower Turbo inline-six engine allowed it to attain a high speed of 287 km/h (178 mph). Moreover, the M4 CS has carbon ceramic brakes and a seven-speed M Double Clutch Gearbox. Despite its high speed, the automobile was able to provide a quiet, smooth ride with no vibration. The M4 CS, which will deliver a remarkable driving experience with top-of-the-line performance and design.
BMW X1 and iX1 Long Wheelbase Quiet Shanghai Premiere in 2023
The 2023 BMW X1 and iX1’s long-wheelbase variant will make its premiere at the upcoming 2021 Shanghai Motor Show, according to BMW. BMW is one of several automakers entering the Chinese market with the hope that the world’s largest auto market would expand over the next years. Chinese buyers who desire particular characteristics, including a more comfortable backseat, as given in previous BMW models will be the primary market for the long-wheelbase X1. Both a conventional and an electric version of the new BMW X1 & iX1 will be offered. The long-wheelbase variant of an electric car will be introduced.
The brand’s most powerful electric vehicle, the BMW i7 M70
The electric BMW i7 M70 has made its official debut. The vehicle boasts one of the largest ranges of any electric vehicle on the market, with a maximum range of 376 miles and a 100 kWh battery pack. Performance-wise, the i7 M70 has a peak speed of 155 mph and can go from 0 to 60 mph in less than 4 seconds. The vehicle has a simple exterior and is equipped with a number of high-tech amenities, including the iDrive system and the BMW Virtual Assistant. The i7 M70 is scheduled to go on sale in the US in 2023, however the price has not yet been disclosed.
Uganda Police Discovered Jeremy Clarkson’s Africa-Specific BMW 5 Series Touring.
Jeremy Clarkson traversed Uganda in a BMW 5 Series Touring during a “Top Gear” program. After the incident, the automobile was abandoned and was deemed permanently lost. A mechanic, who was unaware of its past, has just discovered it. He was startled to discover the “Top Gear” decal remaining on the car after buying it from a dealer in Europe. After learning the news, Clarkson tweeted his enthusiasm, and BMW even got in touch to offer assistance with the repair of the vehicle. With a little assistance from the show’s staff, the 5 Series Touring could now be brought back to its previous splendor.
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