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Report: Next BMW 1 Series, Mercedes-Benz A-class May Share a Platform

BMW and Mercedes-Benz may be fierce rivals, but apparently, they could be willing to put aside that rivalry if there’s enough money on the line. No, they won’t be merging into one company. But according to the latest rumor, the two German automakers plan to co-develop a new platform for their small cars. Germany’s Handelsblatt […]

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A Visual Tour of the Incredible Nethercutt Museum Collection

It’s good to be a German car fan. Aside from pumping out some incredible enthusiast cars, the German automotive industry wholeheartedly embraces most of its history, giving rise to sprawling modernist museums to house its extensive collection. We’ve already seen what’s behind the doors at Porsche and Mercedes-Benz, so we were excited to check out […]

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BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe Confirmed for Fall Debut

BMW confirmed today it will debut its more practical version of the 2 Series, the four-door Gran Coupe, at the 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show in November. Although the current 2 Series coupe and convertible are rear-wheel drive, the BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe will sit on the automaker’s latest UKL front-drive architecture while also […]

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BMW recalls 5,000 compact cars for knee airbag problems

Automakers rely on a vast network of suppliers, and if something goes wrong somewhere in the chain, it almost always lands on the automaker itself to initiate a recall. That’s what’s happening in BMW’s latest recall. BMW has issued a recall for 5,079 examples of its vehicles. The recalled vehicles are spread across three vehicle […]

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First Look: 2019 BMW M2 Competition

BMW is no stranger to slicing a pie into ever-thinner pieces, as evidenced by its prolific (some might say confusing) lineup of numerically inconsistent body styles, and its practice of applying coupe terminology to practically anything with four wheels. Now, BMW has taken that power of multiplication to its performance lineup. M Competition is a […]