BMW Car Magazine is the world’s number 1 magazine for all things BMW, independently written for real enthusiasts. News of all the latest developments and future projects, as well as regular features on classic’s, make this magazine essential reading for fans of this prodigious marque. The pages of BMW Car Magazine will keep you fully up to date with all the latest releases from the BMW production line and give a unique insight into the cutting-edge technologies powering the cars. Expect in-depth commentary on all the latest features and specs of your favourite models as well as plenty of magical stories about the all-time classic beamers. It doesn't stop there though as BMW Car Magazine also takes you under the hood of the top tuning firms to give you unrivalled insight into their unique upgrade packages!
'THE 8X JEFF KOONS' • BMW has teamed-up with US artist Jeff Koons to create an exclusive run of 99 M850i xDrive Gran Coupé cars painted in a striking pop art style.
i7 TESTING • The BMW i7 has been undergoing acoustic testing in BMW's laboratories.
The Ultimate M5? • Debate will rage over which is the best of the super saloon dynasty but the E34 must be a standout candidate in both 3.6-and 3.8-litre guises.
Estate Agent • The E36 Touring is growing old gracefully. BMW enthusiast Matt Swanborough has added this 328i to his collection and says those in the market for something similar should act fast.
Team BMW Ready For Hybrid Era • As the new hybrid era approaches for the British Touring Car Championship there's continuity for Team BMW as it develops its latest title challenge...
G83 M4 Competition Convertible xDrive • A drop-top M4 is the ultimate grand tourer, so is the new all-wheel drive M4 Competition Convertible all things to all people?
The Devil’s Advocate? • Electric cars are taking over, but what does that mean for the future of classic BMWs? This E31 8 Series presents one possibility – it has ditched its original petrol V8 for a Tesla electric powertrain.
In the Beginning • Founded in 1972 BMW Motorsport would have a hugely successful time in the 1970s with numerous on-track winners and culminating in the awesome M1 supercar...
Strength In Numbers • The F15 X5 represents an excellent option for those in the market for a used SUV daily driver – we take a look at serial BMW owner Ron Edgington’s example.
G29 Z4 M40i • BMW’s striking G29 Z4 M40i comfortably delivers M car performance with the reassurance of a manufacturer warranty
CCV: Valve Replacement • A nice simple job this month, discover how to replace the crank case ventilation valve (CCV) on your four-cylinder BMW engine.
Our Cars • Welcome to BMW Car magazine’s fleet of vehicles... Here we share the trials and tribulations – both good and bad – of running a range of BMWs in the real world...
It’s A Knock Out
Pedal To The Metal
Trouble Shooter • We examine the important issues you need to know about the F01 7 Series... Words & Photography: Andrew Everett