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(Almost) Everything You Wanted to Know About Automatic Transmissions, But Were Afraid to Ask

Featured Posts, Interesting | February 11th, 2011 by Hugo Becker

Introduction Thinking about how automatic transmissions work usually results in the same type of headache you get when eating ice cream too quickly, brain freeze. …

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Editorial: Brutus – BMW Aero Power

Interesting | January 18th, 2011 by Hugo Becker

This has been making its way through the enthusiast communities on the intertubes. Brutus, a racer resto-mod, essentially takes what looks like a pre-war two …

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Editorial: More Thoughts on BMW’s New X3

BMW X3 | November 4th, 2010 by Hugo Becker

This review begins with two observations. First, the best off-road vehicle I’ve ever driven was a Jeep Wrangler. Second, the worst on-road vehicle I’ve ever …

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Column: New 5 or Old 5? 5 Things You Should Consider (Besides Looks)

5-series | October 23rd, 2010 by Justin Cerone

Looks aren’t everything. Lost in all the chatter regarding the looks of this new 2011 5 Series are some significant differences from the previous generation …

Editorial: Megacity Vehicle – BMW’s biggest bet ever?

Featured Posts | September 29th, 2010 by Horatiu Boeriu

In 2013, BMW turns another page in their long and prosperous automotive history. For the first time, a full electric BMW vehicle enters the production …

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Editorial: MINI, the Pearl in the Shell That Was Rover

Featured Posts, Interesting | September 22nd, 2010 by Hugo Becker

A little over ten years ago BMW pulled the plug on the ‘English Patient’ known as Rover. The decision to purchase Rover did not serve …

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A Tribute to Jack Pitney, as Remembered by BMW M Brand Manager, Martin Birkmann

Featured Posts, Others | September 20th, 2010 by Shawn Molnar

Words and Photos: Shawn Molnar A car company is a living organism – it is made of people. Thus it shares their personalities, their passions, …

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