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Will BMW get a new CEO in 2016?

Interesting | January 30th, 2014 by Hugo Becker

2016 Will Be a Celebratory and Transitional Year for BMW The 100th anniversary of BMW will be celebrated in 2016. BMW virtually disappeared in 1919, …

Detroit 2014 NAIAS Wrap-up

Auto Shows | January 22nd, 2014 by Hugo Becker

The Story We Purposefully Missed If you followed news accounts of the 2014 NAIAS you will surely have seen the glowing coverage of the new …

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More on the EPS used on the M3/M4

BMW M4 | January 14th, 2014 by Hugo Becker

BMW M was given the mission to make the electrically assisted steering M acceptable. BMWBLOG has written extensively on electrically assisted steering (EPS) and has …

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2014 NAIAS: The New Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Auto Shows | January 14th, 2014 by Hugo Becker

The next generation C-Class from Mercedes Benz will show up at Detroit. A highly styled Audi A4, BMW 3 series fighter, the C-Class will be …

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2014 NAIAS: Lexus RC 350

Auto Shows | January 14th, 2014 by Hugo Becker

The Lexus RC 350 will join the RC F as the 4 Series/M4 fighter from Lexus. Photographs don’t do the RC 350 justice, the flanks …

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2014 BMW M3 / M4 Technical Details

BMW M3 | January 13th, 2014 by Hugo Becker

Engine/Drivetrain BMW has reverted to an inline six cylinder for the new M3 and M4. But unlike the S54 in the E46 M3, the new …

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Lexus RC F Engine Tech Tidbits

Interesting | January 9th, 2014 by Hugo Becker

The 5.0L V8 contains some interesting technology, Atkinson cycle operation under certain throttle/load conditions and a combination of direct and port injection (higher RPM operation). …

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2015 BMW M3 and M4 Technology Takeaways

BMW M4 | December 11th, 2013 by Hugo Becker

With the demise of the naturally aspirated V8 of the outgoing M3, the world of M is exclusively powered through forced induction. And that’s not …

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A Visit to BMW DesignworksUSA

Interesting | December 2nd, 2013 by Hugo Becker

Newbury Park, CA – BMW has design studios scattered across the globe. And one of its studios is located in the hills north of Los …

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2013 LA Auto Show Outtakes

Auto Shows | November 26th, 2013 by Hugo Becker

Porsche Macan Porsche stuck its new Macan into a backroom in its isolated display space. Porsche was in a completely separate space from the other …

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