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 […]

BMW M4 makes unofficial debut in Detroit

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When you save the public debut of your hero car for a major car show you probably want it seen first on your stand under the bright lights and in a controlled environment. For BMW that moment has been lost thanks to this spy shot showing a brand new BMW M4 on the streets of […]

2014 BMW M3 Sedan and M4 Coupe revealed

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BMW has now come good with info on its new M3 Sedan and M4 Coupe. We’re entering the fifth generation of this iconic model, but it’s the first in the “M4” era and also the first time the M3 has featured a turbocharged engine, although returning to a straight six configuration. For the purposes of […]

2014 BMW M3/M4 shown off in video

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Auto Bild has published a short video on the new BMW M3 and M4. The voiceover is in German, of course, but if you press the right buttons you can get some hamfisted English translations spat across your screen. Official text and images are likely to appear from BMW in the next 24 hours and […]

2014 BMW M3/M4 images leaked

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The reveal of a model as important as the all-new BMW M3 wouldn’t be complete without a decent set of leaked images surfacing prior to their official release. And here we have, in uninhibited pictorial form, the new M3 sedan and M4 coupé. Technical details for the duo have been previewed by BMW and tell […]

BMW to launch M3/M4 this week with GT6

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When Sony officially launches Gran Turismo 6 at the Ascari Race Resort on Thursday word is BMW will be there with the all-new M3 and M4. Not screen-based renders, but the real deal, in the metal that people can touch. And drive, perhaps. There’s been reports of BMW’s most important M car putting in laps […]

BMW M4 spotted in Sakhir Orange

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We’ve already seen a new BMW M3 in Yas Marina Blue, now here’s your first look at the M4 coupé in Sakhir Orange. The new M3/M4 will be offered in a total of eight colours, listed below with their corresponding codes: Alpine White (300) Mineral Grey Metallic (B39) Black Sapphire Metallic (475) Sakhir Orange Metallic […]

VIDEO: A really quick look at the new BMW M3

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A production-ready BMW M3 has been caught on video during a filming shoot and while you don’t get a very long look at the F80 sedan you get a look nonetheless. The colour is Yas Marina blue and we don’t think that means the car will get an unlikely debut at the Abu Dhabi Grand […]

VIDEO: Now you can see and hear the new M3/M4

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BMW has released a series of official test videos showing the new M3/M4 prototypes being put through their paces around the Nürburgring. Also along for the ride was reigning DTM champion Bruno Spengler. Amazingly for a BMW driver Spengler says he’d never been to the Ring before. He is Canadian so we’ll be kind and […]

BMW M4 technical animation

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If you missed Wednesday’s release of technical guff for the new BMW F82 M4 you can see it all presented here in this whiz bang animation.

BMW teases technical details for M3/M4

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The new BMW M3/M4 will have “approximately” 320kW (430hp) and “substantially more” than 500Nm of torque. It will be powered by a “high-revving” 3.0 litre inline six cylinder engine with two mono-scroll turbochargers. A 6-speed manual gearbox will be available, along with an optional 7-speed DCT featuring launch control. The M4 coupe will weigh less […]

New BMW M3/M4 promises more than 317kW

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We’ve already been given a visual preview of the new BMW M4 and now Bimmerpost is promising an unofficial preview of the much awaited technical details. So far they say we can expect the F80 M3/F82 M4 to have more than 425hp (317kW) and over 370lb-ft (500Nm) of torque. For comparison, the old E92 M3 […]