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BMW, Aston Martin, Toyota, Mercedes-Benz: Why Are Automakers Heading South?

BMW, Aston Martin, Toyota, Mercedes-Benz: Why Are Automakers Heading South?

In case you hadn't noticed, there's a mass migration underway in the auto industry. Whether they sell luxury SUVs or mainstream sedans, car companies of all stripes are heading south. ALSO SEE: The Lowest-Rated Cars Of 2015 Many are already there -- and have been for years. Hyundai has a base of... read more

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2015 Audi Q5

BMW X3 Vs. Audi Q5: Compare Cars

It doesn't take any stretch of the imagination to understand why vehicles like the Audi Q5 and BMW X3 are so popular today. Compact luxury crossovers are testimonials to... read more February 5, 2015 by 


 
2014 MINI Cooper Hardtop

2014-2015 MINI Cooper Recalled For Weight Misstatement

BMW is recalling more than 13,000 MINI Cooper vehicles from the 2014 and 2015 model years. The issue? The cars' stated carrying carrying capacity is incorrect. READ: GM's... read more February 5, 2015 by 


 
2015 BMW X3

2015 BMW X3 Earns Five-Star Safety Ratings

The 2015 BMW X3 is already one of the sportiest yet most fuel-efficient compact crossovers good for family use. And now with fresh New Car Assessment (NCAP) crash-test... read more February 2, 2015 by 


 
Scene from Mercedes’ ad for Super Bowl XLIX

Super Bowl XLIX Ad Lineup: Every Video We Can Get Our Hands On (And Then Some)

Everyone knows that the Super Bowl isn't just about football. The Super Bowl is an event -- a huge event -- and events are marketing opportunities. On this very special day... read more January 30, 2015 by 


 
2015 BMW X6 xDrive35i  -  Quick Drive

2015 BMW X6 xDrive35i: Quick Drive

Is the BMW X6 a niche vehicle, with space and versatility compromised in favor of a more rakish roofline? Some will rush to that conclusion. But anyone who makes such claims... read more January 30, 2015 by 


 
2016 BMW 6-Series Gran Coupe

BMW Raises Prices, But Not On You

BMW is raising prices on its entire lineup of 2015 vehicles--but according to CarsDirect, it won't be affecting car shoppers, at least for the moment. ALSO SEE: 2015 Jeep... read more January 20, 2015 by 


 
2006 BMW 3-Series

BMW Voluntarily Expands Takata Airbag Recall To Include 2004-2006 3-Series Cars Nationwide

German automaker BMW has expanded its recall of cars equipped with potentially flawed Takata-brand airbags to include vehicles registered anywhere in the U.S. As Detroit News... read more December 23, 2014 by 


 
BMW Remote Valet Parking, CES 2015

BMW Is Working On 360-Degree Collision Avoidance & Parking Via Smartwatch

Once upon a time, all that car companies could think about in December was the upcoming Detroit Auto Show (and year-end sales, of course). But as high-tech features have... read more December 18, 2014 by 


 
2015 BMW X5

2015 BMW X5 Earns Five-Star Sweep In Federal Crash Tests

The 2015 BMW X5 has been run through the full set of crash tests overseen by the federal government, and it’s emerged with top-tier ratings. ALSO SEE: North American... read more December 9, 2014 by 


 
BMW 3 Series Plug-in hybrid prototype

BMW Adding Plug-In Hybrid Options For Best-Selling Models

Today, BMW announced that it will soon offer plug-in hybrid variants of its most popular models. The news comes in the midst of several unveilings, including a 3-Series... read more December 1, 2014 by 


 
2014 BMW Z4

2012-2014 BMW 3-Series, 4-Series, X1, X3, Z4 Recalled To Repair Braking System

BMW has issued a recall for select 3-Series, 4-Series, X1, X3, and Z4 vehicles from the 2012, 2013, and 2014 model years. According to documents from the National Highway... read more November 24, 2014 by 


 
25 years of the airbag

NHTSA Expands Takata Airbag Recall: Here's An Updated List Of Every U.S. Car Affected

This is not a good time for Takata. Faulty propellant has caused the Japanese company's airbags to rip upon deployment, spraying passengers with shrapnel. That's led to a... read more October 22, 2014 by 


 
BMW app displayed on the Apple Watch on 9-9-14 (via The Verge)

Apple Name-Checks BMW During Reveal Of The New Apple Watch (But Where Was CarPlay?)

Yesterday, Apple unveiled its highly anticipated iWatch -- which, for better or worse, is actually called "Apple Watch". What'll it do for drivers? We're not entirely sure... read more September 10, 2014 by 


 
2015 BMW i8

Can't Afford A $135,000 BMW i8? You Can Still Enjoy Some Of Its High Tech Toys

Tech gadgets can be big selling tools for automakers (when they work properly, that is). Unfortunately, many of the newest, glitziest gizmos are only available on new cars --... read more August 28, 2014 by 


 
2014 BMW i3

BMW's New Electric Car Charger Lays Ground For Charging Network. So, Why All That Talk With Tesla?

While other automakers seem to be wavering on their commitment to electric vehicles, BMW is preparing to take the luxury EV market by storm. According to Green Car Reports... read more August 5, 2014 by 


 

 
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