BMW Jumps Into The Self-Driving Bandwagon

BMW is curating a timeline for its very own fully autonomous cars – with plans to unleash them by 2021, as revealed by Automotive News. BMW’s senior VP for autonomous driving, Elmar Fickenstein, said that, “We are on the way to deliver a car in 2021 with level 3, 4 and 5.” For those unaware, Read more about BMW Jumps Into The Self-Driving Bandwagon[…]

Next-Gen 2018 Audi S8 Wants A Piece Of AMG S63

There needs to be a shake-up in the premium flagship sedan segment, and Audi is trying another shot to topple the Mercedes S-Class and BMW 7-Series. Could it do so with the next-gen Audi A8 that’s due for 2018? Perhaps if conservative is what the market wants. Based on the Prologue Concept shown back in Read more about Next-Gen 2018 Audi S8 Wants A Piece Of AMG S63[…]

2017 Tesla Model S Surpasses The S-Class and 7-Series

Tesla recently stated that it has secured the top spot of the full size luxury sedan market in the US. But an auto industry observer refutes this by saying the 2017 model has been competing in the wrong segment. The US third quarter saw Tesla recording a total of 9,156 units of sales. This makes Read more about 2017 Tesla Model S Surpasses The S-Class and 7-Series[…]

2017 Mercedes S-Class vs Audi A8 vs BMW 7-Series: 3 Types Of Buyers

A recent episode of Head2Head pitted the 2017 Mercedes S-Class against the Audi A8 and the BMW 7-Series. The S-Class seems to be the best at offering luxury comfort while the Audi A8 fairs better at its handling. The 7-Series, on the other hand, offers the best tech features. It’s pretty obvious that these three Read more about 2017 Mercedes S-Class vs Audi A8 vs BMW 7-Series: 3 Types Of Buyers[…]

2018 Mercedes S-Class Doesn’t Look Like Much

It was only two years ago that the sixth-gen Mercedes S-Class was introduced, so there’s probably not much expected of its 2018 facelift. And Mercedes has nothing to hide when it comes to the new exterior of its flagship sedan as well. Apart from some pretty neat changes to its headlights, with a new LED Read more about 2018 Mercedes S-Class Doesn’t Look Like Much[…]

2017 Audi A8: Taking Interior Tech Too Far!

With the BMW 7-Series currently losing its foothold on the premium flagship sedan market, the 2017 Audi A8 looks set to steal the spotlight and jostle for buyers with the upcoming Mercedes S-Class. And it looks to go all out in terms of in-cabin tech. The A8 is moving one step ahead of the other Read more about 2017 Audi A8: Taking Interior Tech Too Far![…]

2017 BMW 5-Series Can’t Share Tech With 7-Series

Connectivity features for vehicles are becoming a big deal, which is why more and more automakers are beginning to adopt more advanced or popular infotainment and telematics systems in order to stay relevant and competitive. BMW is no exception to this new rule as it has just announced that for 2017, it is rolling out Read more about 2017 BMW 5-Series Can’t Share Tech With 7-Series[…]

2017 BMW 7-Series Admits Defeat To Mercedes S-Class

The Mercedes E-Class has been redesigned with an award-winning cabin and a semi-autonomous driving system that would feature in the Mercedes S-Class. Higher up the ladder, there is a Mercedes Maybach 6 concept that’s making the ultra wealthy drool. As for Audi, its new A8 flagship sedan would arrive with a self-driving variant along with Read more about 2017 BMW 7-Series Admits Defeat To Mercedes S-Class[…]

2017 BMW 5-Series Steals Spotlight From 7-Series

The upcoming BMW 7-Series is supposed to be the most prominent and important vehicle from the German automaker, as the flagship is going to debut the brand new lightweight CLAR (Cluster Architecture) platform with the best Bimmer is set to offer. However, it looks the spotlight would be given to the 5-Series instead, the same Read more about 2017 BMW 5-Series Steals Spotlight From 7-Series[…]

2018 BMW 5-Series: Bad News Arrives First

The interesting upgrades seen in the new BMW 7-Series would also help crank up the anticipation for the next-gen BMW 5-Series. Besides a fresh lineup of powertrain options, the E-Class rival would also be adopting the all-new CLAR platform. CLAR stands for Cluster Architecture, and as its name implies it provides a chassis construct that’s Read more about 2018 BMW 5-Series: Bad News Arrives First[…]

2016 BMW X3 Plays It Safe For 100th Birthday

When in doubt, often the best color to choose for any design is black. There are countless special edition vehicle models that have adopted a fully blacked out facade with success, like the Chevrolet Silverado Midnight Edition, for instance. For the 100th anniversary of BMW, we have seen – among others – a whacked out Read more about 2016 BMW X3 Plays It Safe For 100th Birthday[…]

2018 BMW 3-Series: Can’t Scare C-Class, Giulia

Time is almost up for the sixth-gen BMW 3-Series. It is currently in its fourth year in the market and is going to make way for the seventh-gen model in 2018, after making its first official appearance next year. Because of the new platform that it is set to adopt, the upcoming 3-Series is expected Read more about 2018 BMW 3-Series: Can’t Scare C-Class, Giulia[…]

2016 Volvo XC90 Could Get Larger Variant – Aimed At BMW X7

The massive success of the 2016 Volvo XC90 three-row SUV is set to be followed up by the S90 sedan next year, which Volvo hopes would sell 15,000 units in its first full year in the market. It is going to be accompanied by two versions of the more attractive V90 shooting brake and possibly Read more about 2016 Volvo XC90 Could Get Larger Variant – Aimed At BMW X7[…]

2017 BMW 7-Series: Don’t Get Hopes Up

Some automakers believe that the since the Dieselgate storm has passed, diesel engines are set for a quick return to the US. BMW doesn’t share that position, and is holding out on introducing more oil burner powertrain options stateside. Specifically, there isn’t going to be any diesel options for the BMW 7-Series. US buyers will Read more about 2017 BMW 7-Series: Don’t Get Hopes Up[…]

2016 BMW 7-Series: Wait Has Been Worthwhile!

For those who held off buying the BMW 7-Series when the news broke that a new inline-six engine is coming for the diesel model, the wait since last summer has been worthwhile. That’s because the new block is revealed to deliver an attractive 394hp and 561lb-ft torque, in contrast to the listing by Edmunds which Read more about 2016 BMW 7-Series: Wait Has Been Worthwhile![…]

Exclusive 2016 BMW 5-Series Not That Special After All

BMW has celebrated its 100th birthday so far with two special edition models. One is the out-of-this-world BMW Vision Next 100 concept, followed by a special 7-Series M Model powered by a marvelous 610hp 6.6L V12 engine. A third centennial model has surfaced and unlike the previous two, it is only being made available in Read more about Exclusive 2016 BMW 5-Series Not That Special After All[…]

2016 BMW 7-Series Rewrites History With 610hp V12

BMW is proving that as much as it is capable of adding plenty of dramatic flair to its centennial celebration, it can also do so in understated luxury. After bringing out the wonky Vision Next 100 Concept, it is going more low-key with the 7-Series. What’s not low-key though is the name of the special Read more about 2016 BMW 7-Series Rewrites History With 610hp V12[…]

700hp BMW M7 To Shake Off Genesis, Topple AMG S65

Mercedes is bringing out a highly customizable S-Class that is going to be replete with tech features, but BMW is not intending to combat its compatriot in connectivity (heck, it doesn’t even have a proper complete autonomous driving system). BMW has been caught testing what is known as its first performance 7-Series model, the M7. Read more about 700hp BMW M7 To Shake Off Genesis, Topple AMG S65[…]

2016 BMW 7-Series Waters Down Crazy 100th Birthday Concept

Given the fact that it is BMW’s 100th birthday, the German automaker cannot afford to be inhibited in celebrating the momentous occasion. So it came up with the BMW Vision Next 100 concept that pulled no punches in styling. If not for the kidney grilles, it is difficult to make it out as a BMW, Read more about 2016 BMW 7-Series Waters Down Crazy 100th Birthday Concept[…]

2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class vs Audi A8: What’s New For Autonomous Driving

Automakers pursuing autonomous driving technology seem to have a fascination with the self-reliant vehicle being a ‘pilot’ – the Tesla Autopilot is now joined by Drive Pilot from Mercedes-Benz and Piloted Driving from Audi. Drive Pilot: Mercedes-Benz E-Class The 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class has caught everyone’s attention with its S-Class-inspired interior. But what’s more appealing is Read more about 2017 Mercedes-Benz E-Class vs Audi A8: What’s New For Autonomous Driving[…]