BMW Debuting New CS Concept?

There's something fishy going on at BMW this morning. We're pretty sure what you see here is just the BMW CS Concept that was shown in Shanghai last year, but some part of us is wishing it's the new luxury flagship that's allegedly being developed along the concept's lines, or maybe even the 2010 5-series. We'll see… » 3/19/08 9:38am 3/19/08 9:38am

2012 BMW 3-Series

Many claim there's little doubt the current 3-series is the ugliest car in BMW's history. Furthermore, those same folks claim it's awkward and not aging well. Realizing that, and according to the lads at Motor Authority, BMW is changing course big time. Most notable in this design preview are the cues borrowed from… » 7/04/07 3:00pm 7/04/07 3:00pm

Exec Says, BMW to Launch Car Based on CS Concept

If you thought BMW's CS Concept was a hottie, we've got good news. If you thought it was ungainly and overstylized, just keep moving — nothing to see here. Word from Automotive News today is that BMW — right in line with the rumor mill — will build a top-end four seater based on the CS, which BMW introduced at the… » 5/21/07 7:45am 5/21/07 7:45am

The BMW Concept CS: Now With Video, Flowery Art-Geek Speak

The BMW Concept CS has been one divisive piece of machinery. Detractors say it's the bastard child of Chris Bangle and a Dodge Charger. Proponents say it's the most tempered thing to come out of Designworks since the John Deere X Series lawn and garden tractor. Still, the kidney grille was a class touch. » 4/20/07 12:36pm 4/20/07 12:36pm

Shanghai Surprise: BMW CS Concept

BMW is showing off the CS Concept car — which may hearken a new high-end sports flagship — at the Shanghai auto show this week. It sports the latest refinements of head designer Chris Bangle's "flame surfacing" aesthetic, with more complex planar transitions and swage lines. We'll get more on the potential new… » 4/19/07 1:29pm 4/19/07 1:29pm