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World Debut BMW Indivdual 7 Series

Today BMW announced the “BMW Individual 7 Series THE NEXT 100 YEARS” designs to mark the company’s centenary, representing the historically progressed technological skills of the world’s leading manufacturer of premium vehicles and emphasize the exclusivity with which both high-end and development are revealed. The BMW 7 Series centennial designs are being produced in a restricted quantity with only 100 units readily available worldwide with three various engine variations.

The United States market will get 5 devices and it will be specifically offered as the “BMW Person M760i xDrive Design V12 Quality THE NEXT 100 YEARS” centennial design, featuring a 12-cylinder engine producing 610 hp (preliminary) and an unique mix of cutting edge comfort, high-end and dynamic dexterity. This centennial model will be offered by the end of 2016.

The BMW 7 Series centennial model is available with three drive versions:

BMW Person 740Le iPerformance THE NEXT 100 YEARS.
BMW Individual 740Le xDrive iPerformance THE NEXT 100 YEARS.
BMW Individual 750Li THE NEXT 100 YEARS.
BMW Person 750Li xDrive THE NEXT 100 YEARS.
BMW Person M760Li xDrive Model V12 Excellence THE NEXT 100 YEARS.

These BMW 7 Series centenary models integrate the innovation, efficiency and dynamics of the high-end sedan with unique and harmoniously matching design and equipment functions from BMW Person.

Despite the option of engine, the look, driving experience and interior environment of the luxury sedan are bestowed with a distinctively distinctive character thanks to the unique centenary design paint surface, 20-inch BMW Individual light-alloy wheels, BMW Individual great grain Merino full leather trim and more interior details from BMW Individual. The equipment range also consists of a fountain pen of the Montblanc brand, the colour and design of which are specifically lined up to the anniversary edition of the BMW 7 Series. It is likewise produced in a restricted quantity and is only exclusively available in combination with BMW 7 Series centennial models. As a result, the “BMW Person 7 Series THE NEXT 100 YEARS” embodies both a brand-new understanding of high-end at the top of the BMW design range in addition to a deeply ingrained awareness for client orientation, ageless design and unmatched quality.

Together, standard development abilities and outstanding ingenious stamina form the basis of the business’s exceptional success and the apparent character of BMW cars. The carmaker’s technological know-how is authentically shown in the brand-new BMW 7 Series’ attributes, which are more extensive and remarkable than ever in the history of the brand. The new high-end sedan impresses with a design that is specified by trendy presence, ageless elegance and supreme dynamics, its manifold innovations enhancing sportiness, trip convenience and effectiveness. At the same time, the sixth generation of the BMW 7 Series sets standards when it concerns operating comfort, intelligent networking and feel-good environment inside the automobile. With innovation and design highlights such as the Carbon Core body structure, BMW eDrive innovation, anti-dazzle BMW Laserlight, chassis control system Executive Drive Pro, BMW gesture control, remote regulated parking, Executive Lounge and panorama glass roofing system Sky Lounge, the BMW 7 Series highlights in the company’s anniversary year its claim to leadership in the luxury sedan sector more than ever previously.

Special outside colour, selected BMW Individual equipment functions.
The “BMW Individual 7 Series THE NEXT 100 YEARS” is produced at the BMW Dingolfing plant in a limited amount of 100 devices. The automobiles feature exclusive BMW Individual devices information created by a manufacturing procedure that is specified by uncompromising quality requirements, conventional style awareness, and handcrafted precision. The anniversary design’s prominent status is recognisable in the beginning glimpse by the BMW Individual outside colour Centennial Blue metal and the handcrafted signet. The colour alternative available exclusively for the 100 centennial designs is obtained by an especially intricate painting process that accentuates the sedan’s meaningful design through impressive sparkle and an extensive depth impact. Technology and design at the greatest level likewise combine together in the created 20-inch BMW Person light-alloy wheels in V-spoke design that come in a bi-colour Silver/Ferric Grey look and with mixed tires.

An exclusive, handmade signet bearing the lettering “THE NEXT 100 YEARS” decorates the B pillars, the interior strips above the glove compartment on the traveler side in addition to the front and rear seat headr

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The brand-new BMW F90 M5 going fast around the Nurburgring

Spring is here and BMW resumes its Nurburgring screening for the upcoming releases. Today, the BMW F90 M5 blessed us with its existence at the famous race track where it performed some hot laps providing us a more detailed take a look at its performance and engine sound. The M5 will be a lighter car than the present F10 M5, thanks to the brand-new G30 5 Series platform. BMW has actually found out a lot from BMW i and CFRP and aluminum parts will be at the core at all future vehicles, not simply the F90 M5.

Under the hood, the brand-new M5 will make use of a revised version of the 4.4 liter V8 TwinTurbo with around 600 horsepower. The engine is likely to receive some elements upgrade which will help deliver not only better performance but likewise higher effectiveness.

Design sensible, the F90 M5 will take advantage of a refreshed BMW design language, with a more aggressive front fascia, 3D sculpted kidney grille and sleeker LED headlights connecting to the external edge of the grille. The spy video verifies it’ll get a more heavily raked rear window and a sloping boot deck, giving it a sleeker profile than the existing F10 M5.

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BMW i8 Special Edition: Protonic Red

That was practically three years ago today, and the BMW i8 is still a marvel of technology, having the ability to load incredible efficiency along with fantastic effectiveness into a stunning design. The BMW i8 is one of the most highly amazing car in automobile history and has actually brought the idea of a hybrid supercar into a cost point that’s actually affordable to numerous, as opposed to what Porsche, Ferrari and McLaren are doing. Now, however, there’s a new edition of the BMW i8, one that will make its launching at the Geneva Motor Program in March, the BMW i8 Protonic Red Edition.

This special limited-edition of the BMW i8 offers consumers a brand-new way to tailor their BMW i8 much more closely to their tastes. The Protonic Red Edition i8 is only the first in a series of scandal sheet BMW i8s. These scandal sheet variants will permit customers to delight in a choice of bespoke devices highlights and everything starts with the Protonic Red Edition.

If you had not currently seen, the BMW i8 Protonic Red Edition will be painted in a new color called, you guessed it, Protonic Red which will have Frozen Grey Metallic contrast accents. This is far better than painting the entire automobile in Frozen paint, as that can be problematic to preserve during ownership. This scandal sheet i8 will also feature new W-spoke 470 light-allow wheels painted in Orbit Grey Metallic with hubs painted in Aluminum Matte. The contrast of the car to the wheels make the Protonic Red i8 appearance excellent and very unique.

The interior will likewise acquire some special touches, such as “i8” embossing on the front head restraints and the door sill strips bearing the lettering “Protonic Red Edition”. The seats feature double lap seams in red, and the red stitching is in evidence once more in the door and side trim panels, echoing the outside paintwork to excellence. Exclusively designed embellishers made from state-of-the-art carbon fiber for the center console and control panel reinforce the cool, sporty appearance of the BMW i8 interior, as do the carbon-fiber pull manages on the withins of the doors. The gear selector with black ceramic detailing, the grey-colored seat belts and the specifically created floor mats with leather piping and red contrast stitching put the finishing touches to the cabin’s extremely specific styling.

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WORLD PREMIERE: 2017 BMW ALPINA B7

BMW of North America revealed the brand new 2017 BMW ALPINA B7 xDrive, the third generation of ALPINA vehicles based upon the BMW 7 Series provided in the United States.

The B7 Gets A New Heart

The 2017 B7 is powered by a new 4.4 liter eight-cylinder engine with twin-turbo charging, gasoline direct injection and Valvetronic provides an impressive output of 600 horsepower between 5750 rpm and 6250 rpm, while the optimum torque of 590 lb-ft is offered from 3000 rpm. The resulting performance figures are exceptional– the all-new BMW ALPINA B7 xDrive accelerates in simply 3.6 seconds from 0 to 60 miles per hour, 0.8 seconds faster than its predecessor while reaching a top speed of approximately 193 mph (initial figure).

A variety of significant technical information are accountable for this engine’s power output and performance characteristics– especially the air intake system, the intercooler and turbocharger configuration and the high-performance cooling system. The twin-turbo charging system makes up 2 specially established turbochargers positioned in the V of the 8-cylinder engine. These feature twin-scroll turbochargers with bigger inlet and outlet sizes. This configuration ensures optimum use of exhaust gas energy even at low engine speeds. The result is a fast power accumulation and more torque at low engine speeds for general exceptional engine response. At 2000 rpm the ALPINA’s V8 twin-turbo engine already produces 494 lb-ft of torque guaranteeing optimum efficiency.

All elements of the high-performance cooling system are developed to eliminate traffic jams and maximize efficiency– special large-volume coolers are interconnected by huge size hosing for optimum throughput. An indirect intercooler system (air to water) facilitates the implementation of short charge-air consumption courses. Integrated with additional external water coolers and a transmission oil cooler, the system ensures the thermodynamic stability of the V8 twin-turbo engine at all times, even under the greatest loads and ambient air temperatures.

Inside the engine unique Mahle pistons and NGK trigger plugs are created to handle the temperature levels and loads associated with 20 psi of boost pressure and a compression ratio of 10.0:1.

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BMW M4 Exhaust Comparison: Hamann vs Akrapovic vs Stock

Without a doubt the stock exhaust of the BMW m4 is the quite a tame one, so there are on the market some alternatives with a much deeper grumble. The loudest and inmost sounding of the three is the Hamann exhaust, however some may such as the Akrapovic for its more civilized sound. The video customer does not take the 3 cars on the road and tape the noise, a more practical comparison.

An excellent exhaust system and its sound stands out through a series of downshifts, tunnel drives and backfires, for instance, so a more comprehensive test drive is in order before picking exactly what the very best exhaust system for the M4 is.

We haven’t had a chance to experience the Hamann system, however we did spend a couple of minutes with the Akrapovic device at Nurburgring in 2014. Sadly, in a parking area likewise.

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