How to look like a moron on a car forum, part 349

Step 1: Start a thread about how K&N air filters are a scam and don't fit your RS4. Step 2: complain about the replacement filter not fitting. Step 3: Share a picture of what's clearly the cabin filter. » 4/22/11 3:30pm 4/22/11 3:30pm

2011 VW Passat Gets Hit With The Boring Stick

Those leaked photos of the Europe-only 2011 Volkswagen Passat were right on the money. The new car's almost as boring to look at as the 2011 Jetta. » 9/29/10 3:30pm 9/29/10 3:30pm

Deal of the Week: BMW Alpina B7

What costs six figures, produces 516 lb-ft of torque and looks like something Chris Bangle once scribbled on a cocktail napkin? Exactly, it's the BMW 7-Series in Alpina B7 trim. And for a limited time, you can own one at an interest figure lower than that introductory, adjustable-rate number you got from the shady… » 9/19/07 3:15pm 9/19/07 3:15pm

BMW M7, if Only: Alpina B7 to Make US Debut at Chicago Show

Sultans lamenting the lack of BMW M7 action, whip out your AMEX Centurion cards. Bavarian tuning shop and BMW partner Alpina Burkard Bovensiepen (just Alpina, thanks) will show its B7 sedan at the Chicago show next week. It'll be the US debut for the tuner 7-Series, which has been massaged up to 500 hp and 516 lb-ft… » 2/02/07 2:11pm 2/02/07 2:11pm

BMW Alpina B7 to Arrive in US

Thither, M7? BMW and its longtime "enobler" (their word, not ours) Alpina announced last week they were bringing a new, higher-performance edition of the 7-Series to the US market, where normally such vehicles are rarer than the Hilton family's dignity. The 2006 BMW Alpina B7 will get a supercharged version of the… » 2/20/06 7:13am 2/20/06 7:13am