Make it so
BMW has confirmed the Z4 roadster is getting a manual gearbox. In the halcyon days of sports cars, this would not be news, but as everything goes automated and electronic, a brand-new mainstream sports car forcing you to change gear yourself
The first in the world “that can be used with an open cockpit”
BMW has given Formula E a little gift, in the form of this one-off i8 Roadster that's to act as the series' new safety car. How very kind of them.Formula E has always used an i8 as its official
Yay or nay?
BMW has made a very lengthy, detailed announcement about its new setup and M Mode functions in its performance car range, debuting first in the M8 and M8 Competition.It's essentially a simpler offering than what M currently does in its
Before, Filipino participants had to spend €10,000 to undergo training in Europe
It's time to turn the tables.Before, Filipino riders who wanted to join the prestigious BMW riding instructors' course had to travel all the way to Germany to undergo training and get certification. You had to spend at least €10,000 (
Which one’s your favorite?
You all know how great the first-generation BMW M3 was. Is. To this day, it remains arguably the high-water mark for the small sports-sedan concept, but be warned: Embarking on this as a conversational subject is guaranteed to win
He was a mover and shaker in the PH auto industry
Our deepest condolences go out to the family and friends of Levy Laus, chairman and CEO of the Laus Group of Companies, who passed away recently. When the interview below first saw print in 2009, the Laus Group already had an impressive
It needs 10,000 supporters on Lego Ideas
You must have heard of Lego Ideas. It's a platform where people are invited to submit ideas for new Lego sets. Get to 10,000 'supporters,' and something called the 'Review Board' seriously considers offering your set for sale as an
When your market can demand its own variant
The Shanghai motor show is traditionally awash with long-wheelbase versions of sedan cars for the Chinese market, and this year is no different. For those that can't afford a full-fat Mercedes-AMG sedan there's the new stretched A35,
One of our favorite BMW models
That wishes it was the new BMW M3, doesn't it?The new 320d M Sport is only a couple of exhaust pipes away from full M car drag. Brits love M Sports. So much, in fact, cars like the X6 and
We may not be able to afford them, but this is good to know
AMG has announced that its current generation of V12-engined S-Class sedans will be its last. There's no 12-cylinder Audi A8 in certain markets, and heck, the only Jaguar XJ left on sale is a turbodiesel.So, you'd
Can a car worth nearly P6 million be considered a steal?
BMWs have always had a certain mystique about them. Having called its offerings "The Ultimate Driving Machine" in the past, this German car brand has always prided itself in making cars that appealed to the gearhead in all of us-a fact
No, it doesn’t run her over
Still scared of driving out into the night for fear of encountering a 'White Lady'? Well, get over it. We aren't in the '90s anymore, and it's been a long while since plying Balete Drive in the wee hours was
Why you don’t really need a 395hp quad-turbo diesel SUV
Not yet, it doesn't. But it will. Should be here early next year with the M5's 4.4-liter twin-turbo V8 and 600-odd horses. To take on the Porsche Cayenne Turbo and Merc's inevitable GLE63.Anyone else
“It’s not just about electric cars, but pushing technologies, and in new directions”
BMW's cutting-edge i brand arrived in a blaze of glory with the futuristic i3 and i8 back in 2014. But that was five years ago, and so far, nothing has come along to update them aside from concepts, including the
Still nimble despite its size
Have we reached peak grille yet? The X7 is BMW's biggest and most luxurious SUV, and it wants to be noticed. Even the BMW badge on the nose had to be made bigger to match this thing's outsize swagger.It'
A company called Redux is creating beautiful E30 M3s
Allow us to (re)introduce you to the E30 BMW M3. One that's been totally revamped from the ground up into a perfect, shiny example of why BMW ruled the Touring Car series back in the '80s.It's been built
Will the Supra have faster, lighter versions? A roadster? Here’s what to expect
The new Toyota Supra isn't here yet. So far we've only driven a disguised prototype, but that doesn't mean we don't want to know what Toyota might have in store for the Supra further down the line. With
This is one macho SUV
If there's one thing German designers and engineers have taught us, it's that an elegant sense of style and a rugged demeanor can go hand-in-hand. BMW's offerings are a testament to this, and the all-new X5-
It comes with a five-year warranty
It's finally arrived. BMW Philippines has launched the fourth-generation X5, and it's putting the entire segment on notice with its rugged looks, tech-filled interior, and-wait for it-a five-year or 200,000km warranty.The design alone
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