Tag Archives: BMW engines

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BMW to introduce new family of EfficientDynamics engines

News | August 1st, 2016 by Nico DeMattia

BMW recently replaced the beloved N55 3.0 liter TwinPower I6 engine, in almost every application, with the new B58 3.0 liter  TwinPower I6 engine. The B58 …

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BMW launches a quad-turbo 6-cylinder diesel engine

Engines | May 1st, 2016 by Horatiu Boeriu

Almost a year after our first report, BMW has finally – officially – unveiled their latest and greatest diesel engine. A quad-turbo six-cylinder will replace …

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The Nine best Six-Cylinder Engines of all time

Engines | November 8th, 2015 by Nico DeMattia

Talk to most car enthusiasts, especially older ones who lived through the ’60s and ’70s, and you’ll hear most of them talk about big V8’s. The …

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Twin-Turbo V8 engine battle: BMW vs. Audi vs. Mercedes

Engines | July 13th, 2015 by Nico DeMattia

All of the German big three, Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz, each have their own big twin-turbo V8 that they pump out in a variety of …

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Best BMW Engines of All-Time: An Alternate Take

Engines | July 8th, 2015 by Hugo Becker

Nico DeMattia got the ball rolling with his list of ‘Five Best BMW Engines of All-Time’ and I thought I’d give an alternate view. The …

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Best BMW Engines Of All-Time

Engines | July 6th, 2015 by Nico DeMattia

BMW has been considered the Ultimate Driving Machine for decades. It’s the brand enthusiasts flock to for its unique driving characteristics. When people think BMW, …

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BMW Engine Swapping

Engines | May 10th, 2015 by Nico DeMattia

Chevy LS1 engine in an E30 3 Series. It’s no longer a BMW, in my eyes, when such a thing happens.

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Engine idling isn’t as good as we thought

How-To, Interesting | January 7th, 2015 by Nico DeMattia

Moral of the story is: don’t idle when the car is cold, just drive it to warm it up

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BMW admits that they regularly develop and test prototype V6 engines

Engines | September 12th, 2014 by Horatiu Boeriu

Back in 2011, one of the most interesting rumors floating around was the one around BMW allegedly building a V6 engine for the F80/F82 M3/M4. …

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The New Family of BMW Engines

Interesting | March 10th, 2014 by Hugo Becker

Miramas, France – BMW showed off the tangible results of the new 500cc combustion chamber engine family announced during Innovation Day 2012. Now in production …