Tag: BMW 7-Series

Fully Charging Your BMW PHEV’s Battery Could Spark A Fire

In the never-ending chase of meeting the new emissions targets, automakers keep rolling out electrified versions. However, on of the troubling issues since electrification dawned in the automotive world, namely that of fire risks, is apparently still with us. BMW, for one, recently issued a global recall for its plug-in hybrid models, as a problem […]

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2022 BMW 4-Series Gran Coupe Spied With Massive Grille And Sleeker Styling

Following the unveiling of the BMW 4-Series Coupe and Convertible, attention is turning to the 4-Series Gran Coupe which has been spotted among a fleet of other prototypes. Like the rest of the 4-Series lineup, the Gran Coupe adopts a massive grille that is flanked by sweptback headlights. Unsurprisingly, the front bumper also carryovers from […]

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2021 Mercedes S-Class Vs. BMW 7-Series Vs. Audi A8: Which German Flagship Saloon Gets Your Vote?

Mercedes‘ recently unveiled W223 S-Class is the segment’s newest competitor to the likes of the BMW 7-Series and Audi A8. At first glance, it has got the best tech and the freshest styling, even though we’re still not sure it actually looks better than its predecessor. So would you take the all-new 2021 S-Class over […]

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BMW Tells Mercedes That It Has Done A “Nice Job” With New S-Class

<!––> <!––> Shortly after the new-generation Mercedes-Benz S-Class hit the market, BMW has taken to social media to show off the 7-Series while also acknowledging its newly updated rival. The brief clip starts off by showing an S-shaped ribbon of road that a vehicle (not a 7-Series) is driving along. After the birds-eye view cuts, […]

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BMW Begins Testing i7 And 2022 7-Series PHEV Prototypes

The next-generation BMW 7-Series will be available with a wide range of powertrains, among them gasoline and diesel, hybrids and of course an all-electric solution which should power the so-called i7 variant. We’ve seen the i7 prototype before, except during its spy debut it wasn’t being driven and those images weren’t quite as revealing as […]

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Say What? Lorinser Fits Mercedes-Inspired Wheels To 2020 BMW 7 Series

German tuner Lorinser specializes in Mercedes-Benz vehicles, but a recent social media post suggests the company wouldn’t mind attracting some BMW customers as well. In a photo uploaded on Facebook and Instagram, the well-known aftermarket firm showcases its LM2R light alloy wheels on a 2020 BMW 7 Series. “The new LORINSER LM2R Alloy Wheels – […]

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BMW USA Kills The M8 Coupe And Convertible For 2021, But They’ll Be Back

Last month, rumors suggested BMW was going to drop the M8 Coupe and Convertible in the United States. That has now come to pass as the automaker has officially confirmed the models are going away. BMW was coy on specifics, but said the “M8 Coupe and Convertible will not be imported for MY21, only the […]

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Speeding BMW 7-Series Crashes And Rolls Over During Dramatic Police Chase In LA

<!––> <!––> The driver and passenger of a BMW 7-Series have been arrested after leading police on a high-speed chase through the San Fernando Valley in California. It is understood that the chase started at around 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday near the Newhall Pass, although it is unclear what exactly prompted the pair to flee. […]

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BMW’s Remote Engine Start Pre-Conditions The Car’s Interior

Modern cars become more and more loaded with novel technology, and a prime example of that is BMW, who is offering a special ‘Remote Engine Start’ feature for select models with its iDrive Operating System 7.0 and Remote Software Upgrade functionality. Remote Engine Start is available in the facelifted 5-Series and new M5 / M5 […]

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