front-wheel drive

BMW might skip top M models on the front-wheel drive platform

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Six more front-wheel drive BMW models to come

We recently spoke a bit about the upcoming BMW 1 Series and its soon-to-be M Performance variant, the BMW M130iX. The new 1 Series will be based on BMW’s new FAAR front-wheel drive architecture, something…

Will Front-Wheel Drive BMWs kill the brand?

We’ve recently witnessed the very first production BMW to power the front wheels in the history of the Bavarian brand. The 2 Series Active and Grand Tourers, based on BMW’s UKL Platform, were the first…

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Report: BMW plans up to 12 models on new platform

In an interview for Automotive News, Ian Robertson, BMW AG board member for sales and marketing, said that the Munich-based automaker will build up to twelve compact models based on the the new front-wheel drive…