What do you get when you stuff a high-revving Ferrari V8 engine into vehicle the size of a GoKart, and run the power through a BMW M3′s transmission straight to gargantuan tires (315 mm rears, 285 millimeter up front)? Why you probably get death, but a helluva fun way to find it. The French made [...]


As we noted with the Motorrad R nineT Motorcycle, BMW’s Motorrad division is celebrating its 90th anniversary this year. Helping to celebrate this grand birthday, French motorcycle helmet maker Les Ateliers Ruby have crafted a limited edition Munich 90 collection of its helmets — including the Pavilion, Belvedere and Castel models — and brushed them [...]


21 Oct
Bavaria's new highly modifiable flat twin cafe racer

BMW’s new Motorrad R nineT motorcycle is essentially to Bavaria what the Speedster is to Harley-Davidson: a highly modifiable entry level bike aimed to open up the company to a new strata of buyer. As they describe, the R nineT personifies BMW’s “pure riding” philosophy down to the last detail, with state-of-the-art BMW motorcycle technology [...]


We jump into BMW’s renewed third generation M6 Coupe supercar, just to see if Bavaria’s regained its mojo. With menacing authority — and 580 horses + 500 lb-ft of torque — the carbon fiber crowned sled definitively says yes. The high performance GT is about all you can handle. All images by James Bailey. I’m [...]


You might’ve seen the T-REX before — an odd but fun-looking 3-wheeler built by 18-year-old Campagna Motors. Hand-built in Boucherville, Canada, Campagna Motors has normally powered its T-REX with a Kawasaki powerplant, and its sister 3-wheeler the V13R with a Harley-Davidson engine. The brand new 16STM will be the first to be powered by a 160-horsepower [...]


22 May
Next gen M3 leaks months ahead of official debut

After years of lost market share to the seemingly unstoppable Audi, and what many perceived as a lost direction as far as design was concerned, BMW has re-focused on its performance history in its latest designs. Here we see the next generation M3, one of the most pivotal cars in the Bavarian automaker’s line-up, getting [...]


26 Nov
Limited Edition handmade prints of your favorite German whips

Manual Designs offers artwork of classic cars produced with minimalist-inspired linework. Featuring a number of classic car designs — including everything from Range Rover to Porsche to Cobra to copious BMW models — each print is signed and numbered by the artist who made it (see gallery below for some original limited edition designs). Each [...]


Nicolas Stecher jumped in the Aston Martin DBS Volante Carbon Edition to find out why Mr. Bond loves his Astons so. With 510 horsepower and a 190 mph top speed growling forth from its 5.9-liter V-12, that should seem obvious. But despite — or perhaps, even because of — its many quirks, the car belongs [...]

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