Nico DeMattia

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VIDEO: Donut Media breaks down the BMW M5

3-Series, BMW M5, Videos | August 9th, 2018 by Nico DeMattia

Who doesn’t love a BMW M5? Seriously. Since the M5’s inception in the ’80s, with the original E28 M5, it’s been the quintessential super sedan, …

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This E83 Hartge BMW X3 is…different

BMW X3, Tuning | August 9th, 2018 by Nico DeMattia

For the most part, car designers are pretty good at their jobs. It’s not often that we see a car that’s genuinely, objectively hideous. Only …

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VIDEO: MINI JCW Acceleration Test to 250 km/h

MINI, Videos | August 9th, 2018 by Nico DeMattia

Personally, I’m a big fan if MINI. I’ve driven almost every sort of MINI currently on the market and taken part in two MINI Takes …

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Lotus plans on BMW X4 and X6-fighting SUVs

BMW X4, BMW X6, Interesting, News | August 9th, 2018 by Nico DeMattia

When the BMW X6 first came out, its styling was widely panned and the car itself was criticized by pundits and enthusiasts alike for being …

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Jalopnik reminds us of the first BMW M8 — the supercar that never was

BMW M8, News | August 9th, 2018 by Nico DeMattia

At the moment, BMW fans are impatiently waiting the reveal of the upcoming BMW M8. It’s the first true BMW M8 production car in the …

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VIDEO: BMW X4 xDrive20d acceleration run

BMW X4, News, Videos | August 8th, 2018 by Nico DeMattia

Now that the new BMW X4 is here, fans are understandably focused on the M40i variant. While not a fully-cooked M car, the BMW X4 …

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VIDEO: Carfection drives the BMW i8 Roadster

BMW i, Videos | August 8th, 2018 by Nico DeMattia

Ever since first seeing it, I’ve been desperate to drive the BMW i8 Roadster. It just looks so right and has so much curb appeal …

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New Wiesmann coming in 2019, will continue to use BMW V8

Interesting, News | August 8th, 2018 by Nico DeMattia

There aren’t many car companies like Wiesmann anymore, companies that make small, bespoke, thoroughbred sports cars. Most small sports car companies have died out, including …

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VIDEO: BMW 740e vs Lexus LS500h — Hybrid Acceleration Battle

7 Series Hybrid, Videos | August 7th, 2018 by Nico DeMattia

There’s never been a car meet, with a bunch of enthusiasts drag racing at night, on a strip of deserted road, racing for money, where …

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TEST DRIVE: 2018 Audi A4 2.0T Quattro — Jack of All Trades

Interesting, News, Test Drives | August 7th, 2018 by Nico DeMattia

As car journalists, we’re supposed to use hyperbole and humorous metaphor to describe cars. It’s a way of making a car review or story more …