Entries from The Torque Report tagged with 'BMW'

BMW X2 confirmed, coupe-like crossover expected to arrive in 2017

BMW has reportedly approved the launch of another crossover - a coupe-like crossover called the X2.

2016 BMW 435i ZHP Coupe revealed, production limited to 100 units

BMW has unveiled the new special edition 435i ZHP Coupe, which pays tribute to the original ZHP Performance Package that was offered on the 2003-2006 3 Series. The 435i ZHP Coupe not only gets improved styling and aerodynamic upgrades, but its also quicker with more precise handling.

BMW 3.0 CSL Hommage concept teased

BMW has released a teaser photo of the new 3.0 CSL Hommage concept that is going to debut on May 22 at the Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este. The concept is a tribute to the BMW 3.0 CSL coupe from the 1970s.

Restyled 2016 BMW 3 Series revealed: 340i and 330e models debut

BMW has revealed the restyled 2016 3 Series sedan and wagon. The updated 3 Series lineup gets some styling updates, but the bigger updates will improve the driving dynamics, since it gets new front struts, new rear damper technology and redesigned electric power steering.

2016 BMW 7 Series teased ahead of its debut in Frankfurt

BMW is expected to reveal the all-new 2016 7 Series later this year at the Frankfurt Motor Show, but BMW has decided to give us a preview of the new 7 Series now.

BMW i5 will be based on the 5 Series?

It's being reported that BMW is indeed working on a third model for its i sub-brand called the i5 and that it will be based on the 5 Series.

BMW i3 vs. Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive: Which luxury EV is better? [REVIEW]

Luxury automakers are even throwing their hat in the ring, with BMW and Mercedes-Benz being the two latest luxury brands to enter the segment with the BMW i3 and Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric. Both the i3 and B-Class Electric have similar prices and even driving ranges that are close (if you don't buy the i3 with the range extender). Which one is better?

BMW exec says small MINI Minor unlikely

There have been off and on again reports about a new smaller MINI, but now a BMW exec has downplayed the rumors.

BMW contemplates next i model, but it won't arrive until after 2020

BMW is currently deciding what its next "i" model will be, following the launch of the i3 and i8 models last year. There have been rumors about a Tesla-fighting i5 model, but a BMW source has revealed that the automaker is still contemplating its next model.

MINI Superleggera Vision concept approved for production?

It's being reported that the MINI Superleggera Vision concept has been approved for production.

BMW X5 eDrive40e plug-in hybrid unveiled

BMW has unveiled a plug-in hybrid version of the X5 - called the X5 eDrive40e. The plug-in hybrid SUV was originally previewed almost two years ago and its now officially BMW's first non-i badged plug-in hybrid model.

BMW i3 gets a much needed software update to fix acceleration issue

BMW is giving the i3 models equipped with a range-extender a much needed software update. The i3 with the two-cylinder range extender currently suffers from an acceleration issue, which was first reported by Consumer Reports.

BMW kills plans to bring the 2-Series Active Tourer to the U.S.

BMW has reportedly decided against bringing its new 2-Series Gran Tourer to the United States, since it has deemed it too small for the U.S. market.

2016 BMW Alpina B6 xDrive Gran Coupe is the fastest BMW you can buy

BMW has announced that the 2016 BMW Alpina B6 xDrive Gran Coupe is going to debut next month at the New York Auto Show. When it arrives it will be the fastest BMW you can buy with a 0-60 time of 3.6 seconds and an electronically-limited top speed of 200 mph.

BMW releases M Performance Parts for the X5 M and X6 M

If you want to dial up the style and sportiness of BMW's high-performance SUVs, BMW has announced the availability of its new M Performance Parts for the 2015 X5 M and X6 M.

Next-gen BMW X1 caught undisguised

Two photos of the next-generation BMW X1 have shown up on the internet. These two photos, which come courtesy of China's AutoHome, show an undisguised X1.

BMW's i3 Super Bowl spot features Katie Couric and Bryant Gumbel [VIDEO]

BMW has revealed its 60-second spot for the BMW i3 that will air during the first quarter of Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, February 1. After taking four years off, BMW will return to the game with "Newfangled Idea," featuring Katie Couric and Bryant Gumbel.

BMW and VW join forces to create an EV charging network

BMW and VW are set to emulate Tesla by creating an electric vehicle charging network across both the East and West coast of the U.S.

BMW and Toyota are reportedly working on entry-level hatchback

The partnership with BMW and Toyota is reportedly expanding to include the joint development of a new entry-level hatchback.

BMW returns to the Super Bowl with a spot for the i3

After a four year hiatus, BMW has announced that it is going to air a commercial during Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, February 1, 2015. The 60-second spot will feature the BMW i3.

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