Nico DeMattia

Nico DeMattia is a Senior Editor at BMWBLOG. He’s a bigger fan of classic cars than new ones, especially BMWs and the quirkier the better. Cars that are weird, unusual or unwanted, those are the cars Nico likes. He also enjoys covering news from across the auto industry and performing test drives aboard new and old BMW cars. Throughout the years, Nico co-hosted a podcast featuring interviews with industry icons such as designer Chris Bangle. He started writing about cars in 2015 before joining BMWBLOG in 2016. Nico is also a News Editor for The Drive. Fun Facts: Nico is a massive NFL fan and has a love/hate relationship with the New York Giants. He's also a Marvel nerd.

Could The New Camaro Contend With The 4 Series?

Just yesterday, Chevrolet showed the world its new Camaro for 2016. Some lucky members of the press were able to drive test mules of some V6 versions and all seemed to come away impressed. All…

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Might The 3.0 CSL Hommage Become Something More?

I’m sure by now you’ve all seen the stunning looking tease BMW gave us of the 3.0 CSL Hommage, based on the incredible 3.0 CSL racing car from the 1970s. BMW will be officially displaying…

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New 2016 Chevrolet Camaro with 455 hp

Chevrolet has taken the wrapping off its newest iteration of the Camaro. Engulfed in a holy war between the Mustang, the Camaro has always been a bit of an underdog. The original Mustang wiped the…

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BMW M1 Hommage – Spiritual Precursor to the i8

When BMW debuted the M1 Hommage concept, back in 2008, the Internet exploded with the staggeringly high expectations of what a futuristic BMW M1 would be like. Understandably so, as the original BMW M1 is…

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The BMW 228i Is The Most Underrated BMW

This truly is the Golden Age for performance cars. Back in the 1980s, the Ferrari 512 TR could do the 0-60 mph sprint in 5.2 seconds. That was very quick, indeed, by the standards of…

E36 328i Restoration Project – Update

So I recently announced the beginning of my voyage into restoring my E36 328i. I explained the laundry list of problems with the car and my intentions for it. I’m very excited to have this…