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  • BMW's muscle laden M5 sedan turns 30 19-04-2014 02:21 PM

    BMW's muscle laden M5 sedan has turned thirty this year and to commemorate this milestone the brand has released a video showing the latest M5 doing the thing that it is known best for, drifting and pulling off some smokingly spectacular donuts. The M5 story began in 1985 due to...
  • Mercedes, BMWs, Audis hot favourites of Indian politicians 13-04-2014 06:44 PM

    New Delhi: Wealthy Indian politicians prefer nothing less than Mercedes, BMWs, Jaguars, Audis or gas-guzzling SUVs to scorch the road. While marquee brands like Mercedes, BMWs and Jaguars appear to be hot-favourites for the rich and mighty, home- grown SUVs like Scorpios and Tata Safaris are among other common brands....
  • Mercedes, BMWs, Audis hot favourites of Indian politicians 13-04-2014 01:40 PM

    Wealthy Indian politicians prefer nothing less than Mercedes, BMWs, Jaguars, Audis or gas-guzzling SUVs to scorch the road. While marquee brands like Mercedes, BMWs and Jaguars appear to be hot-favourites for the rich and mighty, home- grown SUVs like Scorpios and Tata Safaris are among other common brands. Lawyer by...
  • BMW to focus on high-end models in India; plans to bring the hybrid BMW i8 car by 2014 end 06-04-2014 02:23 PM

    New Delhi: In line with its strategy for sustainable profitable growth in India, German luxury carmaker BMW is pushing for more ultra high-end models. The company, which last week launched an all-new version of its M6 Gran Coupe, a four-door sports car priced at Rs 1.75 crore (ex-showroom Delhi), plans...
  • 2014 BMW M6 Gran Coupe launched in India at Rs 1.75 crore 03-04-2014 12:21 PM

    BMW India has launched the 2014 M6 Gran Coupe at Rs 1,75,40,000 pan India. The M6 is the petrol-powered performance oriented variant of the 6 Series Gran Coupe and is now the flagship model in the M series. As is the case with most M variants, the BMW M6 Gran...
  • BMW confirms X7 production to begin by 2016 31-03-2014 01:21 PM

    The news of the X7 SUV going into production has been doing the rounds for quite some time, but now BMW has officially confirmed it. Speaking at an event commemorating BMW's Spartanburg facility completing 20 years, company CEO Norbert Reithofer said that this plant will commence production of the hotly...
  • BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo launched in India at Rs 42.75 lakh 16-03-2014 12:37 PM

    Chennai: Consolidating its presence in luxury segment, German car maker BMW today rolled out its locally produced BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo, priced at Rs 42.75 lakh. "The all-new BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo launched in Chennai at BMW exclusive dealership KUN Exclusive in city," the company said in a...
  • New luxury cars unveiled at Auto Expo 2014 06-02-2014 02:55 PM

    Greater Noida: Luxury automobile manufacturers Audi and BMW unveiled various models at the 12th Auto Expo. German luxury manufacturer Audi unveiled its A3 sedan, and special versions of sports utility vehicle (SUVs) Q3, Q5 and Q7 and showcased its recent addition to its portfolio RS7 Sportback. "We believe this (Indian)...
  • Auto Expo 2014 BMW lineup: M6 Gran coupe, i8, 3 Series GT and X5 30-01-2014 12:40 PM

    BMW is coming to the Auto Expo with guns blazing. The company will have an arsenal of both high performance vehicles and an environmentally conscious electric and hybrid machine. Just as we told you a few months ago, the German manufacturer will launch the BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo at...
  • BMW i8 to be showcased at Auto Expo 2014 29-01-2014 02:51 PM

    The BMW i8 heralds a new breed of environmentally conscious hybrid sports cars that are both efficient and fun to drive. The i8 was launched at the 2013 Frankfurt Show for a price of Rs 86.72 lakh(before taxes and duties). That puts it in line with conventional sports cars like...
  • Detroit Auto Show 2014: 5 things we learned about cars, automakers, next-gen technologies 18-01-2014 12:41 PM

    Detroit: A race-worthy Corvette, a sumptuous Mercedes C-Class and other glitzy new models caught the eye at this year's North American International Auto Show, but larger trends in the auto industry were also on display. Ford's aluminum-clad F-150 shows us that automakers are figuring out how to improve fuel economy...
  • BMW i8 to Lamborghini Huracan: Sports cars coming to India in 2014 02-01-2014 11:02 AM

    2013 has been a good year for sports car lovers in India. The Jaguar F-Type, Audi R8, Lamborghini Aventador Roadster, Porsche 911,Porsche Cayman S, Audi RS5 refresh, BMW Z4, Mercedes E63 AMG and Mercedes SLK 55 AMG were all launched here this year. But what about 2014 then. Be assured,...
  • BMW to hike prices from January by up to 10 per cent 27-11-2013 10:44 AM

    New Delhi: German luxury car maker BMW said it will increase prices of its vehicles in India by up to 10 per cent from January 2014 as part of its sustainable and profitable growth strategy. The price increase from 7 to 10 per cent will be across the BMW and...
  • BMW unveils new Mini; may come to India next year 19-11-2013 01:15 PM

    Mini has gone ahead and unveiled the all-new 2014 hatchback. The unveiling took place at the Cowley plant in Oxford, UK. This is the third generation of the iconic 'small car'. In terms of size, the new car is bigger. It is 98mm longer than the previous model, 44mm wider...
  • BMW launches the new Z4 in India at Rs 68.9 lakh 14-11-2013 12:40 PM

    BMW has launched the 2014 Z4 roadster in India at a price of Rs 68.9 lakh and Rs 69.9 lakh for the DPT edition, ex-showroom. DPT stands for Design Pure Traction and envelops the special orange shade and some other features. The launch took place today at Pune. Like we...
  • BMW to launch i3 electric car in India in 2014 31-10-2013 02:45 PM

    BMW will launch the electric i3 in India next year. The car which is powered by a 125kw motor run by lithium-ion batteries has a range of about 150km on a single charge. The i3 is also the first car to roll out under BMW's new sub-brand BMW i. BMW...
  • BMW says has no intention get into discount wars to gain volume 13-10-2013 04:21 PM

    New Delhi: As the competition for the number one luxury car maker in India hots up, Germany's BMW says it has no intention to get into 'discount wars' with rivals to spur volume growth, choosing to focus on sustainable profitability. "They (rivals) can do what they want, but BMW is...
  • BMW to launch new Z4 roadster in India this November 12-10-2013 01:33 PM

    BMW is set to add three new models to its product portfolio in India. BMW will launch the new Z4 roadster sports car in November this year and the 3 series GT and another model early next year. BMW India is also set to spend Rs 390 crore at its...
  • BMW to launch 3-Series GT model in India early next year 08-10-2013 08:07 PM

    Gurgaon: German luxury car maker BMW today said it plans to launch its new model 3-Series GT in India and also start its production in the country by early next year. The company will also take a call early next year on launching either its electric vehicle i3 or hybrid...
  • BMW recalls 176,000 vehicles over power brake 01-10-2013 06:18 PM

    Frankfurt: German car maker BMW is recalling 1,76,000 vehicles over a problem with the power brake system. The company says in rare cases an interruption in oil supply to a part can mean loss of power braking assist. The brakes will still work but the driver would have to press...
  • Johnson uses late charge to win BMW Championship 17-09-2013 08:21 AM

    Lake Forest: Zach Johnson fired a bogey-free 65 in Monday's final round to win the weather-delayed BMW Championship at Conway Farms Golf Club in Lake Forest, Illinois, and move into great position for the Tour Championship. Johnson, the 2007 Masters champion, used a late charge to finish at 16-under-par 268...
  • Rain keeps leaders away at BMW Championship 16-09-2013 08:50 AM

    Lake Forest, Illinois: Jim Furyk will have to wait one more day to try to end three years without a PGA Tour victory. The final round of the BMW Championship was suspended Sunday because of steady rain that left too much water on Conway Farms. Furyk, who has a one-shot...
  • Jim Furyk takes 1-shot lead at BMW Championship 15-09-2013 08:49 AM

    Lake Forest: Jim Furyk put his 59 behind him with a round that was 10 shots higher in the BMW Championship on Saturday. Now all he wants is a trophy. Furyk recovered from a sluggish start with three birdies in a five-hole span around the turn. A three-putt bogey from...
  • McIlroy benefits from speedy third round at BMW Championship 15-09-2013 08:42 AM

    Lake Forest: With his BMW Championship title defence in tatters after two poor scores over the first two days, Rory McIlroy made a welcome return to form during a lightning-fast display in Saturday's third round. Paired with American Charley Hoffman in the first group to tee off after lying stone...
  • Furyk shoots a 59 at BMW Championship 14-09-2013 09:02 PM

    Lake Forest, Ill: Before he could take his place in PGA Tour history with a 59, Jim Furyk had to get in the right frame of mind. And that wasn't easy. He was grouchy after the opening round of the BMW Championship. The day that began over breakfast with two...
  • Snedeker dumbfounded by Furyk's 59 at BMW Championship 14-09-2013 09:00 AM

    Lake Forest: Brandt Snedeker was the forgotten man at the BMW Championship on Friday, despite ending the second round tied for the lead, after he was totally overshadowed by co-leader Jim Furyk's magical 59. While Snedeker played well in tricky, gusting conditions to shoot a three-under-par 68 at Conway Farms...
  • Rory McIlroy's woes continue at Conway Farms 14-09-2013 08:29 AM

    Lake Forest: Rory McIlroy's dwindling hopes of qualifying for next week's season-ending Tour Championship in Atlanta all but disappeared on Friday after he struggled once again at the BMW Championship. The Northern Irish world number four, winner here last year during a storming finish to his 2012 campaign, battled to...
  • Fuming Woods docked two shots at BMW Championship 14-09-2013 08:27 AM

    Lake Forest: A livid Tiger Woods refused to speak to reporters following his second round at the BMW Championship on Friday after he was penalised two shots for a rules violation on his opening hole. The infraction occurred on the par-four first at Conway Farms Golf Club where Woods struck...
  • Brandt Snedeker zooms out in front at BMW; Tiger three back 13-09-2013 08:46 AM

    Lake Forest, Illinois: Brandt Snedeker made seven straight birdies on his way to an 8-under 63 and a one-shot lead over Zach Johnson in the third FedEx Cup playoff event at the BMW Championship on Thursday. "You get on runs like that, you get excited for the next hole because...
  • Tiger Woods tries to regain winning form in Chicago 12-09-2013 09:42 AM

    Lake Forest, Illinois: Tiger Woods and Chicago used to be a great recipe for winning, or at least coming close. He won two PGA Championships at Medinah. He won the Western Open three times and the BMW Championship twice, all at Cog Hill. Woods has finished out of the top...