2019 BMW X5 xDrive50i BMW Featured Test Drive Reviews 

Sophisticated and Fast: 2019 BMW X5 xDrive50i Test Drive Review

The luxury SUV segment is one of the most exciting in the world of SUVs. I’ve been siding with the Volvo XC90 for the longest time and thought there was nothing out there that could make me change my mind… well, that was until I recently had a week long affair with the new 2019 BMW X5. This is definitely the best BMW X5 ever made, and after driving it around for seven days, I’m completely torn between the new X5 and the XC90. Of course, there are other great…

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Automotive News BMW Featured 

The Next BMW M3 Likely Won’t Have a Manual Transmission Option

For enthusiasts, a lack of manual options is becoming familiar, if unwelcome news. And it sounds like the BMW M3 might be the latest performance car to nix the stick. The news comes to us from our friends across the pond at EVO, who recently spoke with BMW M product planning chief Carsten Pries. According to Pries, the version the company is developing will sport a new 3.0-liter, twin-turbo I6, tuned for either 480 or 510 horsepower, and feature an eight-speed dual-clutch transmission. From a performance standpoint, going with paddle shifters is…

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2019 BMW X4 BMW Featured Test Drive Reviews 

Fastback Fun: 2019 BMW X4 xDrive30i Test Drive Review

Crossovers and SUVs are even more popular now than they were during the 1990s, and most of that has to do with the increased variety of offerings available to consumers. There is literally a CUV or SUV for any size, taste or budget. And with a total of seven SUVs in its lineup, BMW is leading the charge thanks to its fashionable, coupe-styled SUV lineup – called Sports Activity Coupes – including the all-new 2019 BMW X4. The BMW X6 started the coupe-SUV trend back in 2007, and it was…

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Top Five Infotainment Systems Acura BMW Featured Ford Head to Heads & Advice Honda Mercedes-Benz 

AutoNation’s Top Five Infotainment Systems for 2019: Video

It’s been a lifetime since a factory CD player was considered high tech. At this point, describing a vehicle’s “stereo” sounds as antiquated as critiquing its carburetor. And while modern infotainment system are amazingly capable, since they touch virtually every function of the vehicle, they can make or break the experience behind the wheel. With that in mind, let’s take a look at five current infotainment systems, in no particular order. Unless noted, each supports Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, and they all deliver a great user experience. Watch the…

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2019 BMW i8 BMW Featured Test Drive Reviews 

A Perfect Blend of Automotive Elements: 2019 BMW i8 Review

Part supercar, part hybrid, and part spacecraft, the 2019 BMW i8 is a paradox. Its futuristic styling would have you believe that it makes all sorts of ungodly noises when underway, yet it’s almost silent. The gullwing doors denote a cramped interior, however, it’s all-day comfortable. And while it looks as though it’ll go one million miles per hour, let it be known that a new Mustang GT is just as quick. So what is the actual point of the BMW i8? To find the answer, keep reading because this…

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