Frank Van Meel

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BMW to replace the GTS name with iconic CSL nameplate

For BMW enthusiasts, there are three letters than can make them shiver with excitement — “CSL”. First, there was the legendary 3.0 CSL which one Sebring in 1975. That car brought the CSL nameplate to…

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Which direction does BMW M go from here?

BMW M is at an interesting point at the moment. The famous performance sub-division of BMW was once known for high-precision vehicles that were the performance pinnacle of their respective classes. However, most BMW M…

BMW M boss talks about the future of the M brand

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BMW M boss says electric M cars are inevitable

According to the M boss, Frank Van Meel, future electric M cars are “unavoidable.” In an interview with AutoExpress, Van Meel said the question is not whether electrification will be part of M, but rather…

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Electric BMW M cars are coming, just not any time soon

I’m glad this is done through the internet, because there’s a reason why the expression “don’t kill the messenger” exists. People don’t like the messenger of bad news. However, I have to be exactly that…

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Exclusive Interview with BMW M Boss, Frank van Meel

When Frank van Meel first became CEO of BMW’s famous M Division, there were a lot of questions about whether or not M cars would gain xDrive all-wheel drive or even hybridization. Van Meel claims…