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2015 BrandZ Top 100: Toyota and BMW are the most valuable car brands

Interesting, Others | May 28th, 2015 by Horatiu Boeriu

The world’s largest carmaker and the world’s most successful manufacturer of premium cars are also the most valuable car brands. Toyota and BMW are at …

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Volvo’s XC90 T8: Competition For BMW And Tesla

Interesting, Others | May 27th, 2015 by Nico DeMattia

There seems to be two camps when it comes to electric vehicles. In one camp lies the pure EVers, who want nothing to do with …

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Bogi – A Master BMW Mechanic of the Fairer Sex

Interesting | May 27th, 2015 by Shawn Molnar

Bogi unequivocally proves that women can turn wrenches with the best of them.

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How to change the oil in your BMW M4

Car Tips, How-To, Interesting | May 27th, 2015 by Chuck Vossler

With the all-new BMW M4, comes an all new motor, the powerful S55 which cranks out a staggering 425 hp and 406 lb-ft from a …

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Will The Automatic Transmission Stigma Fade?

Interesting, Others | May 26th, 2015 by Nico DeMattia

There isn’t a single Ferrari, Lamborghini or Maserati currently on sale with a row-your-own gearbox. So are automatic transmissions still loathed by enthusiasts?

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BMW celebrates 40 years of BMW Art Cars

Interesting, Others | May 26th, 2015 by Horatiu Boeriu

Lichtenstein. Warhol. Koons. Stella. Calder. Rauschenberg. Holzer. Elíasson. Since a BMW 3.0 CSL painted by Alexander Calder lined up for the Le Mans 24-hour race …

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Possible Cadillac ATS-V+ might have a V8

Interesting, Others | May 24th, 2015 by Nico DeMattia

Recently, our leader here at BMWBLOG, Horatiu, got some wheel time in the brand spankin new Cadillac ATS-V. He came away impressed, mostly, with the …

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How Enthusiasts Affect Brands

Interesting, Others | May 23rd, 2015 by Nico DeMattia

You’re all car enthusiasts here, is one way or another, that’s why you’re reading this right now. Many enthusiasts are followers of all things with …

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How many gears is enough

Interesting, Others | May 22nd, 2015 by Nico DeMattia

The days of manual gearboxes being the performance oriented choice are gone. Manuals are still great fun to drive, and should be available for as …

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1/10th Rule — Why We Should Listen To It

Car Tips, Interesting | May 21st, 2015 by Nico DeMattia

There is a common rule of thumb when buying a car, called the 1/10th Rule. It’s very simple, only buy a car that costs 1/10th of your gross annual income