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Opposite Lock: A Collective Sigh of Relief

Featured Posts, Interesting | May 29th, 2012 by Shawn Molnar

That feels better. I think subconsciously I was, indeed we all were, carrying a basket of stress at the rumor of a V6 M3. It’s …

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Opposite Lock: The New 1M Takes the Stage

Featured Posts, Interesting | May 15th, 2012 by Shawn Molnar

Just the title of today’s Opposite Lock is probably enough to ruffle a few feathers. 1M owners everywhere are clinging to their gearshift in defiance, …

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Opposite Lock: Jealous, Much?

Featured Posts, Racing | April 18th, 2012 by Shawn Molnar

You should be, BMW. Mercedes have triumphed in Sunday’s Grand Prix of Shanghai, and have trophies on the shelf to show for it – that …

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Opposite Lock: Valencia Orange has 1M Owners Seeing Red

Featured Posts, Interesting | April 10th, 2012 by Shawn Molnar

I don’t own a 1M, nor do I pine to own one. Great car – no doubt about about it – but it never had …


Opposite Lock: The 5 GT Gives Birth

Featured Posts, Interesting | March 26th, 2012 by Shawn Molnar

Some time has gone by since the launch of the BMW 5 Gran Turismo. Built upon the 7 series’ platform, the car was modified to …


Opposite Lock: The Joy of Sharing

Featured Posts, Interesting | March 20th, 2012 by Shawn Molnar

There are looks of pride, shame, excitement and contentment, but some looks defy categorization. They are so packed with emotion that they speak one thousand …

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The Spun Bearing: Nissan Powers the DeltaWing at Le Mans

Interesting | March 16th, 2012 by Hugo Becker

Wander around racing chat rooms and you can find more bile being spilled regarding the DeltaWing entry at Le Mans than just about any racing …

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The Spun Bearing: On Playing Musical Chairs With the Board of Directors

Featured Posts, Interesting | March 9th, 2012 by Hugo Becker

Announced today is a ‘strategic realignment’ of the BMW board of directors effective April 1, 2012. Quoting the press release, “Board of Management members Dr.-Ing. …

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Opposite Lock: Dinner with a Legend of Motorsport

Featured Posts, MINI | March 2nd, 2012 by Shawn Molnar

At a recent MINI event in Austria, I had the pleasure and honor of meeting one of motorsport’s brightest stars. True, it’s been some time …

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The Spun Bearing: If Not Saab, Triumph?!

Featured Posts, Interesting | March 1st, 2012 by Hugo Becker

Just when you thought it was safe to get back into the water comes reports that BMW is thinking of reviving the Triumph brand. To …