Punter shows BMW how to design a car

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The front end of the F20 1 Series is awful. The M135i makes a small improvement, but it’s still no match for the much easier on the eye treatment on the M235i. Which begs the question, why didn’t BMW just get it right the first time? And why have they left it so long to […]

Behind the scenes with Epic Driftmob

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Riley Harper, Rhys Millen, Samuel Hübinette, Conrad Grunewald, Rich Rutherford and Dai Yoshihara are the guys who’ve been brought together to form BMW’s Epic Driftmob. A bunch of drifting champions hooligans, each given an M235i to play with and carte blanche on the streets of Cape Town. You’ve already seen the finished article, so why […]

Epic drifting master class in the BMW M235i

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Ever wanted to know how to drift a rear-wheel drive car? Take one Chris Harris, one BMW 235i, one heavy right foot and a video camera then watch and learn. Once you’ve got all that under control you can then form an Epic Driftmob with your mates, close the streets of Cape Town in South […]

VIDEO: BMW M235i v Lexus IS-F drag race

This video is like popcorn. It’s crap and you know it’s crap. You hate yourself for enjoying it, but you just can’t help yourself. So, then, a six-cylinder turbo down on power up against a free revving normally aspirated V8 with a significant horsepower advantage. A straight line, of course, they’re in the US after […]

BMW 2 Series Coupé – Australian pricing & specs

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The BMW 2 Series Coupé is about to arrive at your local dealership, if it hasn’t already. BMW Australia has previously confirmed pricing for the three models it will offer at launch, listed below: BMW 220i Coupe (135kW/270Nm)– $50,500* BMW 220d Coupe (135kW/380Nm) – $52,500* BMW M235i Coupe (240kW/450Nm) – $79,900* *Manufacturer’s list pricing (includes […]

Real photos of the BMW M235i Racing

The we-just-want-one BMW M235i Racing was launched to the media at the Las Vegas International Speedway recently. So here’s a handful of pics showing the car in the flesh for the first time. Follow the source link for larger versions. [Source: Bimmerpost | Thanks to John for the tip]

BMW 2 Series – Australian pricing confirmed

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BMW Australia has today confirmed basic pricing for the new 2 Series Coupe range, which will go on sale here in March. This confirms the exclusive pricing info we brought you back in mid-November. As we told you back in November there will be three models in the 2 Series range down under: BMW 220i […]

What to expect from BMW in 2014

As well as the launch of the highly anticipated M3 and M4 in Detroit this week, BMW has much more in store during 2014. Make sure you follow the source link from BimmerFile for more detail: 2014 North American International Auto Show (January) M3 (F80) and M4 (F82) M235i (F22) 228i (F22) 2014 Geneva Motor […]

VIDEO: BMW M235i Racing on track

If the thought of a BMW M235i Racing grabs your attention, then here’s a video just for you. It’s little more than teaser clip so don’t go in expecting lots of sideways action or even adrenaline fulled 10/10ths driving. The beauty about this customer racecar is you can buy your own and drive it in […]

BMW M235i Racing is already winning

We all love the new BMW M235i, right. Well, BMW has now given us more reason to love it with the announcement they will be making an M235i Racing customer racecar. Designed initially for use in the Nürburgring 24 hour race and its associated VLN endurance series it is priced from €59,500 (excluding taxes). That’s […]

BMW Australia to price M235i from $79,900

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EXCLUSIVE BMW Australia is arming its dealers with pricing and specification details for the forthcoming 2 Series Coupe. Local allocations will begin production in January 2014, meaning you could start seeing them in showrooms by March, possibly late February. Let’s get straight into it then, thanks to a reliable tip-off, we can reveal there’ll be […]

VIDEO: Andy Priaulx hams it up in the M235i

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Aside being forced (presumably) to treat his car like a love interest in the terribly cheesy start to this clip, we’re guessing British racing driver Andy Priaulx had fun working with BMW UK to thrash about in a new M235i for the day.