Will The Stig's Last Top Gear Lap Be This Yellow Hennessey Raptor?

We're all used to The Stig putting his (its?) hands on some of he most amazing supercars in existence, but the sixth episode of Top Gear features a Hennessey Velociraptor. How awkwardly fitting if this is the last Top Gear lap ever. » 3/14/15 3:00pm 3/14/15 3:00pm

For God’s Sake, Please Stop Putting Fake Badges On Your Car

So I'm sitting in traffic the other day, thinking seriously about all the major issues currently affecting our healthcare system ("What would happen if I put human blood in my printer ink cartridge?"), when I see it: a BMW M3 hatchback. » 10/15/14 3:00pm 10/15/14 3:00pm

BMW M135i Concept: Bimmer Got Back

Ain't no fruit sweeter than a forbidden one. Just ask Eve. Fans in the United States get a plethora of BMW 1 Sseries products, including a convertible and the delightful 1M Coupe. They should be content, but then BMW drops this. It's the BMW M135i three-door hatch concept and the yearning begins yet again. Damn you,… » 2/24/12 8:30am 2/24/12 8:30am

BMW's forgotten mid-engine supercar for sale on Ebay

When it was introduced at the Paris Auto Show in 1978 the BMW M1 was the first mid-engine vehicle BMW had ever built. 33 years later, the low production M1 is the only mid-engine vehicle the company has ever built. One of the rare M1s is currently listed on Ebay, but the entry price to malaise era Bavarian super car… » 4/30/11 12:30pm 4/30/11 12:30pm

BMW M3 GTS Sedan Concept is the penultimate driving machine

The BMW M3 GTS is the ultimate street-legal M3, offering up a 450-hp 4.4-liter V8 and every bit of M-goodness in the shop. Now Car's snagged some photos of the M3 Saloon Concept, which might bring the same oomph to the sedan, but probably won't. » 4/05/11 10:45am 4/05/11 10:45am

It's a Family Affair

Spotted at the BMW Museum, these five cars span a good portion of the company's race history. While it's easy to see a family resemblance, every car has its own unique features. We'll take one of each. (Photo Credit: Motoyen) » 1/29/11 10:00am 1/29/11 10:00am

The Bulgarian Teen Who Built His Own BMW Racer

Denislav Shishev's an 18-year-old Bulgarian who probably does more before breakfast that you do all week. In 2009 he took a wrecked BMW M Coupe and put in a 530-hp BMW V10. Now he races it professionally. » 8/19/10 3:00pm 8/19/10 3:00pm

BMW 1-Series M Confirmed, Won't Be Called M1

BMW's M-anaging director Dr. Kay Segler has confirmed the mysterious 1-Series testers we've seeing are indeed testers for a new M-division product. But, it won't wear the M1 moniker. No matter — lighter and faster, please. [Auto-News.de (translated) via Pistonheads] » 6/04/10 8:30am 6/04/10 8:30am

Is That An Undertray In Your Pocket, Or Are You Just Happy To See Me?

A while back, Wert noted that underbody plastics serve a glorious and wonderful purpose. We found an example of this sort of thing in L.A., and it just happens to look awesome. Five bucks says you can't guess the car. » 12/04/09 3:00pm 12/04/09 3:00pm

2011 Infiniti M Revealed At Pebble Beach

Apparently Nissan didn't get the message all the cool stuff was happening at the Woodward Dream Cruise today and they went ahead and revealed the 2011 Infiniti M at the stinky old Pebble Beach Concours. » 8/15/09 8:10pm 8/15/09 8:10pm

2011 Infiniti M Teaser Sketch Previews Virtual Pebble Beach Unveil

Nissan's released this teaser of the 2011 Infiniti M, set to debut August 14th at the Pebble Beach Concours, kinda. It's actually going to be digitally revealed, projected onto a blank foam model. Weird. » 8/06/09 12:30pm 8/06/09 12:30pm

BMW X6 M Teased In Sneak Preview Video

It looks like BMW’s M division is doing something it said it never would: building an SUV. The BMW X6 M will use tuned versions of the X6’s 400 HP V8 and torque vectoring differentials. » 1/05/09 5:45pm 1/05/09 5:45pm

First E93 M3 Convertible Spied In Shop?

Here's a bit of mystery for you, the sporty motormen at the M3Post forum captured an image of what appears to be an E93 M3 convertible. But this ain't your mama's as-of-yet-unreleased M3. This one comes complete with 21" AC Schnitzer wheels and the license plate is from Heinsberg and the shots are from Aachen, where… » 1/08/08 2:15pm 1/08/08 2:15pm


Or would that be MX5? Oh wait, that's a tiny little rear-wheel drive convertible from Japan. This is a big AWD luxury SUV from Bavaria. First Porsche "diluted" their brand by rolling out the Cayenne (though in Turbo guise, it's a hell of a truck) and for a while at least, they sold the hell out of them. This didn't go… » 10/15/07 3:15pm 10/15/07 3:15pm