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The Spun Bearing: Mexico, Engines, MINI Superleggera Vision

Interesting | May 28th, 2014 by Hugo Becker

Thoughts on Rumored BMW Plant In Mexico Rumors are circulating again of BMW building a production facility in Mexico. BMW broke ground on a new …

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BMWBLOG Drives The 2014 BMW 228i

Test Drives | May 20th, 2014 by Hugo Becker

While the BMW M235i soaks up all the love, a lovely little alternative, the 228i, goes about its business relatively unheeded. But the 228i is …

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The Spun Bearing: CFRP Production Increases and More Z2 (Zombie Sports Car) Rumors

Interesting | May 17th, 2014 by Hugo Becker

SGL Triples Production Capacity At Moses Lake, WA Facility A recent press release informs that SGL is tripling its capacity to create raw carbon fiber. …

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Pondering on BMW’s CFRP Past, Present, and Future

Interesting | May 6th, 2014 by Hugo Becker

I had become aware of the i3 and i8 projects some time before heading to Sweden for a two week training assignment in March 2011. …

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BMW’s Development of Hybrid, Plug-in Hybrid, and Electric Vehicles

Interesting | May 3rd, 2014 by Hugo Becker

BMW is a company known for building vehicles that highlight the principle of marrying a sophisticated internal combustion engine to a brilliantly dynamic chassis. It …

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What the Vision Future Luxury Concept Tells Us

Interesting | April 25th, 2014 by Hugo Becker

BMW displayed a range topping luxury sedan concept at the recent Beijing auto show. China’s increasing demand for cars – they are now the world’s …

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Michelin Pilot Sport A/S 3 – REVIEW

Interesting | April 7th, 2014 by Hugo Becker

I was facing a dilemma, what should I purchase to replace the Continental ExtremeContact DW tires coming off the 135i. The rears were essentially slicks, …

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