Category Archives: BMW

Porsche 997 Turbo VS Nissan GT-R VS BMW M5 Competition – Video

By   February 18, 2019

Porsche 997 Turbo VS Nissan GT-R VS BMW M5 Competition

Porsche 997 Turbo VS Nissan GT-R VS BMW M5 Competition

The Porsche 997 Turbo, Nissan GT-R and BMW M5 Competition are all machines that just about any enthusiast would give their left arm to drive. All three use forced induction to make enough power to rotate the earth.

The new BMW M5 Competition costs the same as a tuned Nissan GT-R or a 997 Turbo. In this case the GT-R was modified by Litchfield and the 997 by ES Motor.

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Why Buying A Cheap Performance Car Isn’t Always Smart

By   December 13, 2018

BMW M5

BMW M5

When people ask me about buying a used performance car, among other things, I always recommend buying the best well maintained example that they can afford. This can end up saving you thousands of dollars in future repairs and will often end up costing less than buying a vehicle with needs.

Modern BMWs are known as the “ultimate driving machine”, but this can come at a high price. BMWs get hit hard with depression, which can make them a tempting purchase, but repair costs are often high on these luxury cars.

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BMW Z3 The Affordable Bond Car

By   December 5, 2018

BMW Z3

BMW Z3

James Bond is known to drive some great, normally British, vehicles. However, in the mid-90’s Bond for the first time drove a non-British vehicle as his primary spy car, the German BMW Z3.

Not only was the Z3 not made in England, but it wasn’t incredibly fast. The model used for GoldenEye used an in-line four-cylinder engine producing just 138 horsepower. This resulted in a 0-60 mph time of 8.1 seconds. That won’t get you away from too many villains trying to kill you.

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BMW Is Taking Over Monterey Car Week

By   August 11, 2016

BMW Street and Race Cars

BMW Street and Race Cars

If you are heading to Monterey Car Week this upcoming week, then plan on seeing a lot of BMWs. The brand is celebrating 100 years and is the featured marque for the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance.

We already told you about the Elvis Presley BMW 507 that will be one of the more anticipated cars on the 18th green. After being thought lost for almost 50 years and then going through a 2 year complete restoration by the factory, it will be something any automotive enthusiast will want to see.

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