The BMW i8S Might Be A 500 HP Centennial Supercar

Rumors have been swirling for some time that BMW may make a hotter version of their i8 futuremobile — and our highest rated car ever — to celebrate their 100th anniversary in 2016. Now, Georg Kacher at Automobile is adding even more fuel to the fire with a report on a "super i8" with more than 500 horsepower. » 10/22/14 10:48am Wednesday 10:48am

The racetrack is the 2015 BMW M3's bullshit detector

I met up with Road & Track's own Sam Smith and Robin Warner at Mid-Ohio, my home track for club races and a place where two of the Armco barriers in "Thunder Valley" have my name on the purchase order. Sam was there to drive a real unicorn—a genuine Hartge-built Group A racing E30 M3. Robin and I were there to hold… » 10/17/14 4:07pm 10/17/14 4:07pm

The inscrutable juju of the perfectly dialed-in car

We were talking about Porsche 911s. It was one of those chats that goes nowhere but nevertheless accomplishes something—my friend James Tate bought an '85 Carrera, he sent me an instant message, and 30 minutes disappeared into vagaries and nonsense. Club Sport wing—you need a Club Sport wing. You paid what? Did you… » 10/15/14 3:42pm 10/15/14 3:42pm

The Dinan S1 M5 Is How An Obsessed Tuner Builds A Better BMW

I've never warmed up to the new BMW M5. Yes, it's got gobs of torque and toys galore, but it still feels like a warmed-over 550 – a bit of a punt on a marque that deserves more. Steve Dinan tends to agree. Not just because his business depends on it, but because he's obsessed – and I don't use that word lightly – with… » 10/09/14 12:00pm 10/09/14 12:00pm

The Greatest BMW Concept Cars Never Produced

BMW has always been a big fan and supporter of concept cars. They love the damn things, and these last few years have been no different. With the recent demand for economical and 'green' motoring, BMW have been forced to go down the route of miles per gallon, but does that mean they won't be giving us cars that still… » 9/22/14 11:33pm 9/22/14 11:33pm