Engines

BMW sound engineer Manuel Reichle and the 635d

BMW experimenting with electronic noise canceling technology

Noise canceling technology sounds to a purist like a cap on sound of his beloved engine, but in reality, it is a very important area of development in the automotive industry. While the noises produced by a vehicle don’t have a direct influence on fuel efficiency, soundtracks are important because […]

7 years ago
BMW 3 Liter Twin-Turbo Diesel

2011 BMW 5 Series diesel confirmed for the U.S. market

It’s pretty much common knowledge that diesel engines aren’t first on the list of preferences for the American market or the legislation that prevails in the United States of America. However, more and more diesel engines manage to leap the Atlantic and land a place in the North American market. […]

by May 13, 2010 1 comment BMW 5-Series, Engines
8 years ago
BMW 1 Series

2012 BMW 1 Series will share parts with the 3 Series

2012 will be an excellent year for people looking into buying a small hatchback as it’ll be the year we will be seeing the launch of the Audi A1, the Mercedes A and B Class and, of course, the BMW 1 Series. The latter will be the one of most […]

8 years ago
New BMW tri-turbo diesel engine

New BMW tri-turbo diesel engine

BMW insiders announce that the Bavarian maker is preparing a 354hp tri-turbo diesel engine based on the current 3.0L inline-6. It seems that the new tri-turbo engine will equip a performance version of the actual BMW X5. The tri-turbo diesel X5 will be as well equipped with the latest Efficient […]

by May 6, 2009 1 comment BMW 5-Series, BMW 7-Series, BMW X5, Engines
9 years ago
BMW M3 E92 by G-Power

BMW M3 E92 by G-Power

A few days ago we talked about the BMW M3 E92 by Miranda Series. Now it’s the time to see what G-Power, a german firm of tuning, did for the BMW M3 E92. They weren’t so satisfied with 420hp stock M3 Engine and made from it a 635hp power, with […]

by February 12, 2009 1 comment BMW M3, BMW Tuning News, Engines, G-Power Tuning
9 years ago
BMW 6-Cylinder M3 Engine – production stops

BMW 6-Cylinder M3 Engine – production stops

The people from BMW have made the announcement that the BMW 6-Cylinder M3 Engine will no longer be produced. Many BMW fans really liked this engine and they would wish for the production never to stop, but this is obviously not possible. Even the new BMW Z4 will be using […]

by December 30, 2008 Comments are Disabled Engines
9 years ago
BMW goes turbo

BMW goes turbo

Because of the new emissions standards, BMW is starting to make some drastic modifications. For years, the M-models were powered by a high-revving engine. At the beginning of 2009, BMW will replace the old version with the turbocharged direct-injection powerplant. This way, they will lower the production costs of every […]

by November 28, 2008 1 comment Engines
9 years ago
N54 Turbo Lag

N54 Turbo Lag

The Auto Show of L.A. has brought a lot of attention towards the new BMW models. The Mini E, the potential launch of the new BMW Z4 and especially the unveil of the BMW 7-Series captured the eye of the audience without any doubt. Even so, the statement issued by […]

by November 24, 2008 0 comments Engines
9 years ago