Manufacturer recalls for February 2017

gallery_veneno01_1920x1080-1200x630-c-600x450 Manufacturer recalls for February 2017  Here are the recalls that occurred during the month of February. Read More >>

BMW M3 2018 subtly refreshed

2018-bmw-m3-facelift-600x450 BMW M3 2018 subtly refreshed  Right after spicing up their 4-series range, it was quite obvious that BMW will turn their attention towards the 3-series. Now they have given the range-topping M3 the same treatment. Read More >>

BMW 4-Series 2017 refresh revealed

2017-bmw-4-series-facelift-6-600x450 BMW 4-Series 2017 refresh revealed  After spinning off from the sensible 3-Series sedan, the BMW 4-Series range of coupes has been around for a few years now. The whole 4-Series family, which includes the Coupe, Cabriolet, Gran Coupe and the M4, has been given a small refresh for 2017 but you need a BMW-fanboy eye to spot the changes. Read More >>

BMW 6-Series refreshed for 2018

2018-bmw-6-series-1-600x450 BMW 6-Series refreshed for 2018  The BMW 6-Series is offered in Coupe, Cabriolet and 4-door GranCoupe body styles all of which have been accepted well in the market. As the last revision for the 6-Series range was done in 2012, it was due for an update. Read More >>

2018 BMW 5-Series debuts with 2017 on-sale date

p90237211-highres-1-600x450 2018 BMW 5-Series debuts with 2017 on-sale date  The 5-series is one of BMW’s most popular models. Hot on the heels of the redesigned Mercedes-Benz E-Class comes the all-new 2017-2018 5-Series with a refreshed look and mechanicals, with a new range of powerplants to boot. Read More >>

List of manufacturer recalls for September 2016

2015-lincoln-mkc-3170-600x450 List of manufacturer recalls for September 2016  Here’s a list of all the recalls for the month of September, some in the United States and some globally. Read More >>

Celebrating 30 years of BMW M3, including concept rejects

2016-BMW-M3-concepts-600x450 Celebrating 30 years of BMW M3, including concept rejects  The year 2016 marks the 30th anniversary of the BMW M3, the automotive icon which became a benchmark of sorts for the sports car segment in 1986 and remains so five generations later. Read More >>

Turkish company Letvision builds BMW-based Transformer

Letron-The-BMW-based-Transformer-600x450 Turkish company Letvision builds BMW-based Transformer  Transformers have been a part of almost every boy’s childhood and having something as charismatic and enormous as Bumblebee for a pet would both be as much a technological wonder as it would be a dream come true. Read More >>

List of manufacturer recalls for August 2016

2009-land-rover-range-rover-7-600x450 List of manufacturer recalls for August 2016  The month of August has registered a bunch of recalls in the U.S. that might affect the cars in our market as well. The Takata Airbag related problems continue to surface, with Jaguar Land Rover initiating a recall for the same in the past month. Read More >>

BMW 9-Series could be the new flagship

image-9-600x450 BMW 9-Series could be the new flagship  As the discussions regarding whether the BMW 8-Series will replace the 6-Series is heating up, reports indicate that the German luxury brand might be developing a new 9-series sedan. Read More >>

Long-term wrap-up: Omar says goodbye to his BMW 135i

2012-BMW-M135i-in-Qatar-600x450 Long-term wrap-up: Omar says goodbye to his BMW 135i  It is said that all good things must come to an end. My time with the BMW came to an end when I accepted a new job in Kuwait. Read More >>

2018 Toyota Supra rumoured to be in the pipeline

2014-494679-toyota-ft-1-concept-with-graphite-paint1-600x450 2018 Toyota Supra rumoured to be in the pipeline  A joint venture between Toyota and BMW was formed at the beginning of 2013 to produce a sports car under each brand. While it is clear that the boffins at BMW is working on a Z4 replacement likely to be called the Z5, the picture of the Toyota’s iteration still remains murky. Read More >>

List of manufacturer recalls for July 2016

2014-mercedes-benz-e-class-coupe-2-450x337 List of manufacturer recalls for July 2016  With the Takata Airbag issue calming down slowly, the month of July registered a lesser number of recalls. Here is a list of vehicles that went back to meet their maker in the past month. Read More >>

Long-term update: Running costs of Omar’s BMW M135i in Qatar

BMW-M135i-600x450 Long-term update: Running costs of Omar's BMW M135i in Qatar  It’s been a good while with the 2013 BMW M135i so let’s talk about running costs. Servicing is cheap as it comes with a 5-year service pack so the only thing I should have to cover are tyres (which I’m sure will be fearsomely expensive if I stick with the OEM Pilot Super Sports) and batteries. Read More >>

So we got a 2016 BMW M2

2016-BMW-M2-in-the-UAE-600x450 So we got a 2016 BMW M2  The last time we drove a BMW, the year was 2012 and everybody was celebrating the fact that the world hadn’t ended. Frankly, looking at the carmaker’s roster, it doesn’t look like we missed anything crucial aside from the BMW M3 (unless you count front-wheel-drive minivans and uber-pricey electric cars as things that interest you). Read More >>