3-Banger Or V12, The Crusher Does Not Discriminate: BMW 750i Checking…

I was scoping BMWs at the Half Price Sale at a local self-service wrecking yard on Thanksgiving weekend, looking for a good long battery cable from a trunk-mounted-battery model (so's I could get the race car rigged with the battery cutoff switch now mandated by 24 Hours Of LeMons rules), and something about this one… » 12/03/08 4:00pm 12/03/08 4:00pm

2009 BMW 7-Series, ActiveHybrid Hit LA Show Floor

BMW rolled out the red carpet for the debut of the new 2009 BMW 7-Series » 11/19/08 4:00pm 11/19/08 4:00pm and , both driving across the carpet under power of BMW's twin-turbo 4.4-liter V8. The difference is while the moved with the force of 400 HP and 450 lb-ft of torque, the had an additional 20 HP and 155 lb-ft of torque on tap thanks to the…

BMW Concept 7 Series ActiveHybrid Adds Power, Efficiency

Ahead of its official reveal at the LA Auto Show » 11/19/08 12:30pm 11/19/08 12:30pm, the official details on the have finally been released after months of us sitting on the edges of our seats, waiting with bated breath. The ActiveHybrid (as opposed to the other name considered, "LazyHybrid") is a "preview of potential" for things to come from BMW…

2009 BMW 7-Series, Now With 400 HP Twin-Turbo V8

The next generation 7-Series has officially arrived, though if you've been paying attention you've already seen the 2009 BMW 7-series » 11/19/08 10:30am 11/19/08 10:30am and therefore know that the design team has gone to great effort to correct the car's awkward-looking posterior. A new twin-turbocharged, direct-injection 4.4-liter V8 manages 400 HP…