You Can Shoot This BMW X5 With An AK-47 And Drive It Away

The 2015 BMW X5 Security Plus, set to be revealed at the Moscow Auto Show later this month, is the next iteration of the company's armored SUV line. Sure looks like a standard X5, but all the body panels and windows have all been replaced with a variety BMW claims is "AK-47 proof." » 8/19/14 2:41pm Tuesday 2:41pm

Watch A BMW 640d Gran Coupe Conquer One Of The World's Best Roads

It's okay if you aren't familiar with the BMW 640d Gran Coupe. It's the 6-Series four-door with a 3.0-liter diesel inline six pumping out 317 horsepower and 465 pound-feet of torque. We don't get that engine in the U.S. But all you need to know is the car looks right at home on one of the world's best roads. » 8/14/14 3:15pm 8/14/14 3:15pm

Why Is It Easier To Repair A BMW i3 Than Other Vehicles?

BMWBLOG had the opportunity to tour the BMW North AmericaTraining facility where technicians for U.S. dealerships come to learn how to repair the very unique lightweight i3. Most consumers won’t really care about the details of how the i3 is repaired but one thing they will care about is what the BMW i3 costs to… » 8/14/14 1:19pm 8/14/14 1:19pm

Forget AMG And M: How Fast Are Today's 'Ordinary' Sports Sedans?

The great Teutonic Horsepower Wars of the 2000s propelled the top AMG, M, and RS cars to supercar-levels of performance. But what if you want a little more stealth and a little less drama in your sports sedan? How much performance does something like a 550i get you? I decided to investigate. » 8/08/14 12:29pm 8/08/14 12:29pm

Is BMW Cooking Up A Super i8 To Celebrate Their 100th Birthday?

In 2016, BMW will celebrate 100 years of roundels, inline-sixes, motorcycles, M-car hoonage, asshat parking jobs and other magic things. This is a special anniversary and one that merits a special celebration. Could the Bavarian automaker do that by making a hopped-up version of the BMW i8, their super-futuremobile? » 7/29/14 2:50pm 7/29/14 2:50pm