ARTICLES RELATING TO BMW

Alpina BMW: 'World's fastest diesel'

2013-10-11 23:45

Luxury automaker Alpina has what it says is the world's fastest production diesel. It's based on BMW’s 3 Series, has 257kW/700Nm and hits 100km/h in 4.6sec. Watch the Alpina D3 Bi-Turbo in action!

BMW revives 'Mad Max' Interceptor

2013-08-22 11:15

Police want to target car thieves in a BMW Interceptor, just like Mel Gibson in Mad Max, terrorising the genteel Cotswold Hills - without the shoulder pads and clad leather, we hope.

Reader's ride : 2005 E46 BMW 325CI

2013-05-14 12:02

Wheels24 reader KABOI NGHAAMWA shares his thoughts on his silver BMW 325CI affectionately called Portia.

German Big 3 curry favour in India

2013-04-25 05:00

Luxury car brands in India are moving downmarket and shifting build of 'economy' cars there to cut costs and broaden their market.

Facelifted Z4 debuts in China

2013-04-23 08:51

BMW debuts its facelifted Z4 at the 2013 Shanghai auto show sporting a new design, tweaked interior and a new Design Pure Traction package.

BMW hits the SAC again wth X4

2013-04-05 09:52

BMW's done it again! yet another niche carved in its crossover SUV line-up. Take a close look with us at the X4 concept! GALLERY

Lots of s(miles) at BMW Bike Fest

2013-03-26 08:27

Goudini Spa in the Western Cape played host to the 2013 annual BMW Bike Fest which saw 350 BMW motorcycles on display, writes DAVE FALL.

SPIED: BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe

2013-03-15 11:46

A BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe will follow in the path of the recently released 6 Series GranCoupe. The car will be based on the upcoming 4 Series Coupe

Crooks busted for stolen BMWs

2013-03-11 10:21

Three mechanics at a dodgy scrapyard have been arrested in Limpopo for being in the possession of numerous stolen BMWs.

EXCLUSIVE: BMW’s Topless Two

2013-02-15 10:10

BMW will add the number 2 to its model range by 2014 as it plans to add digits to its line-up. Check out the new 2 Series cabriolet and coupe!

Girl (6) crashes mom’s BMW

2013-02-06 11:33

A girl decided to take her sleeping mom’s BMW for a spin. She managed to drive a whole kilometre before crashing into several cars and a utility pole - but then she was only six! VIDEO

Journo killed on SA bike launch

2013-01-24 13:13

A veteran British motorcycle journalist was killed during an accident at the South African launch of the 2013 BMW R1200GS motorcycle.

SPIED: BMW 5 Series facelift

2013-01-23 09:53

BMW's 5 Series goes under the knife for a midlife facelift and the results are less-than-extravagant. Check out our spy images! GALLERY

Reckless M5 drifts through traffic

2013-01-18 09:05

Watching a BMW M5 drift around a racetrack is breathtaking but performing the same stunts in traffic is reckless and irresponsible as one driver shows.

Bikers win 'Motorrad-ical' trip

2013-01-17 08:09

A panel of celebrity judges has chosen five winners to be part of an event that should be on any aspiring, amateur or seasoned veteran biker's bucket-list.

Audi out to beat BMW, Merc

2012-12-28 13:07

Audi is planning to spend the equivalent of about R144-billion to develop new models and expand production to take over from BMW as the No.1 - in sales - luxury automaker.

Volvo targets Indian market

2012-12-28 10:25

Luxury automakers are seeing increasing sales in India - which is why Volvo is studying the possibility of setting up a vehicle manufacturing plant there.

BMW brings hot spots to cars

2012-12-27 08:06

BMW has ushered in the next generation of mobile internet for car owners - the BMW Car Hotspot.

BMW recalls 5000 X5's in SA

2012-12-07 10:01

BMW is recalling 5000 X5's in South Africa as part of a global problem with a bolt on the the power-assisted steering.

Germany takes home GS Trophy

2012-12-05 11:48

Team Germany won the BMW Motorrad GS Trophy 2012. Coming into the final day with an 18-point advantage, they remained steady and consistent throughout to make sure they took victory.

Germany leads BMW GS trophy

2012-12-04 09:07

Team Germany will take an 18-point lead into the final day of the BMW Motorrad GS Trophy 2012. South Africa is eighth with 136 points i the tough tests.

Car theft: Gone in 10 seconds

2012-10-30 09:04

Car thieves in the UK can reportedly steal a vehicle in ten seconds with 150 000 models reported stolen each year. Top of their shopping list - black Audis and silver BMWs. Smart car owners however, are safe...

Mini quits WRC - rally days over

2012-10-15 08:11

Mini will terminate its involvement in the World Rally championship at the end of the 2012 season.

 

Beemers vs everyone: Gymkhana showdown

2013-08-27 15:28

BMW Car Club Gauteng is laying down the gauntlet to all drivers for the 2013 Tarlton Gymkhana and Sprint Challenge.

Beemers botch SA Guinness bid

2013-07-09 13:59

BMW Car Club Gauteng aimed for a Guinness world record for the largest parade of BMW. Good news: 446 vehicles. Bad news: Driver exuberance botched the bid.

BMW SA recalls 6 000 3 Series

2013-05-07 12:53

BMW SA is recalling about 6 000 of its E46 3 Series in South Africa because of an airbag problem that's also affecting five other automakers.

Facelifted Z4 debuts in China

2013-04-24 08:25

BMW debuts its facelifted Z4 at the 2013 Shanghai auto show sporting a new design, tweaked interior and a new Design Pure Traction package.

Nkomazi 400 set to sizzle

2013-04-05 12:57

A fresh event added to the 2013 South African Cross-Country championship will see a new challenge for the Production vehicle battle.

Lots of s(miles) at BMW Bike Fest

2013-03-27 10:25

Goudini Spa in the Western Cape played host to the 2013 annual BMW Bike Fest which saw 350 BMW motorcycles on display, writes DAVE FALL.

Record sales for BMW

2013-03-20 15:52

BMW reports record sales in 2012 with 1.5-million models sold. The German automaker remains optimistic for 2013 as the first batch of its i3 cars roll off the production line.

SPIED: Jaguar X760

2013-03-14 11:01

Speculation about the Jaguar X760's production has been put since these spy shots of the car doing tests surfaced.

BMW K1300R: Still turning heads

2013-02-25 10:02

BMW'S K1300R - four years on and its still an touring bike with a reputation and radical looks that still turn heads.

Fräuleins say foreign's finer

2013-02-07 10:19

Audi, BMW, VW, Mercedes-Benz. All will need to boost their appeal among the fairer sex as German fräuleins opt for foreign rides.

Video: Sexy Kate's Merc carwash

2013-01-31 08:48

Sexy supermodel Kate Upton, car-wash bubbles, a pair of daisy dukes... Merc has turned to celebrities to promote its new CLA.

Glock prepares for BMW test

2013-01-23 10:39

Timo Glock will take part in a German Touring Car (DTM) test with BMW in Valencia after his departure from the Marussia Formula 1 team.

SPIED: BMW 5 Series facelift

2013-01-23 09:42

BMW's 5 Series goes under the knife for a midlife facelift and the results are less-than-extravagant. Check out our spy images! GALLERY

Reckless M5 drifts through traffic

2013-01-17 09:46

Watching a BMW M5 drift around a racetrack is breathtaking but performing the same stunts in traffic is reckless and irresponsible. Watch a driver power his way through a European city! VIDEO

Bikers win 'Motorrad-ical' trip

2013-01-14 13:14

A panel of celebrity judges has chosen five winners to be part of an event that should be on any aspiring, amateur or seasoned veteran biker's bucket-list.

Audi out to beat BMW, Merc

2012-12-28 11:56

Audi is planning to spend the equivalent of about R144-billion to develop new models and expand production to take over from BMW as the No.1 - in sales - luxury automaker.

BMW M6 Gran Coupe for Detroit

2012-12-28 08:23

The upgraded version of the BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe will make its debut at the Detroit auto show in January 2013.

BMW recalls 5000 X5's in SA

2012-12-07 10:56

BMW is recalling 5000 X5's in South Africa as part of a global problem with a bolt on the the power-assisted steering.

Special M3 marks DTM success

2012-12-06 13:41

BMW's 2012 German Touring Cars champion M3 proved to be a cut above the competition this year so AMG is building 54 special-edition models to show just how good the car really is.

Germany takes home GS Trophy

2012-12-04 10:19

Team Germany won the BMW Motorrad GS Trophy 2012. Coming into the final day with an 18-point advantage, they remained steady and consistent throughout to make sure they took victory.

Dakar preparations on the go

2012-11-27 18:06

That the Dakar is a race of contrasts can be seen on the dockside at Le Havre where the competitors congregate to load the vehicles on the freighter that will take them to Lima.

Spruced up BMW X1 arrives

2012-10-18 15:32

BMW spruces up its compact crossover in 2012 with tweaks to the exterior and interior, and a revised engine line-up.

Reader's test: Jaguar XF-S

2012-06-18 14:24

Reader Sidney's patience was tested when he decided he wanted a diesel Jaguar XF and was advised to wait a while for a more potent replacement. Worth the wait? Here's his story.

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