Tag: BMW X5

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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Audi Q7/Q8, Mercedes GLE, BMW X5/X6, Volvo XC90, Lexus RX And Range Rover Sport Compete In Off-Road Trial

Finding an absolute winner when it comes to all-wheel drive systems can be extremely difficult, as various other factors such as engines, tires, weight and even the driver can prove just as important as the actual tech sending power to both axles. However, the guys over at the SUV Battle YouTube channel did a good […]

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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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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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BMW X5 M Competition: Is It The Best Performance Luxury SUV On The Market?

The BMW X5 M Competition is an absolute weapon, as this recent review from The Straight Pipes confirms. In a world where more and more people are buying crossovers and SUVs, car manufacturers that have previously had no business making these types of vehicles, such as Bentley, Rolls-Royce, and Lamborghini, have all launched fast SUVs […]

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What Would The Next 2024 BMW X5 Look Like With A Huge Double Coffin Grille?

<!––> <!––> Last year’s BMW Concept 4 previewed the German marque’s newly-designed front kidney grilles which will first debut with the new M3 and M4, as well as the regular 4-Series Coupe, before being tweaked and applied to the all-electric BMW i4. While the recently facelifted BMW 5-Series and 6-Series Gran Turismo have escaped this […]

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