Category: BMW

Gold Coast Concours 2014

We interrupt your regularly scheduled content for a gratuitous photo post. This Sunday, we made our annual trip to the small Long Island town of Glen Cove. For the last 4 years, we’re risen early and made the 3 hour drive to to attend the Gold Cost Concours/Bimmerstock. […]

Short Drive: 2015 BMW M4

You don’t notice the extra 11 horsepower. In the grand scheme of things, they’re fairly inconsequential. But you do notice every single one of the extra 111 lb-ft torque. To sum up the changes between this new car and the high-revving V8 of its predecessor in one word: […]

First Drive: BMW 428i xDrive

Four. It’s a new number for BMW. Back when I first drove the new BMW 328i, the questions was: “Is it a still a proper 3 Series?” Earlier this week, our friends at Capital Cities BMW called and said they had gotten their first 4 Series. Sitting in the […]

Gold Coast Concours 2013

Each year, we attend the Gold Coast Concours/Bimmerstock.  Some readers might remember that we brought the Mini Cooper S Roadster to the show last year.  This year, we brought a pair of BMW 3 Series to the show. It’s really two car shows in one; large enough to […]

BMW Alpina B7 – Short Drive

If you’re one to enjoy the larger and more luxurious things in life yet still want to go fast, the BMW Alpina B7 is for you.  As we reported when the refreshed B7 was released, the Alpina is enhanced for the 2013 model year; some more horsepower and […]

An Engine for All Seasons: BMW’s N55

Chances are, if you’ve been near a BMW dealership in the past few years, you’ve come across a car powered by the N55.  That’s manufacturing code for what BMW calls their TwinPower Turbo inline six cylinder engine.  That’s BMW-speak for a 3.0 liter engine with a single twin-scroll […]