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BMW unveils i3 and i8 eco-friendly cars

07/29/2011, BMW has just announced its entry in the electric car market with two impressive looking models – the i3 and the i8. Even though the cars are spec’d differently for different markets, one thing the cars have in common is that they’re both...

BMW unveils the E-scooter

07/11/2011, When it comes to electric vehicles (EV), our thoughts usually jump straight to cars, but if you think about it, motorbikes also run on gasoline, and they contribute to pollution too, albeit on a smaller scale. So if we can make electric cars, why can’t...

2012 Mini Cooper Coupe officially revealed

06/21/2011, Mini has officially revealed the upcoming version of its iconic small car – the 2012 Mini Cooper Coupe. It is Mini’s first two-passenger variant of the car and is touted to be the fastest stock Mini ever. The car features a familiar face, but from...

BMW Crash-Severity Algorithm Analyzes Potential Injuries

06/21/2011, It looks like BMW has been making the news quite a bit lately what with their app that analyzes your driving patterns to help build a better EV of tomorrow and now it looks like thanks to their algorithm that has been built into their cars, whenever a...

Pandora supported on new BMW models

04/28/2011, Great news for fans of Pandora who are thinking or purchasing a BMW this year for your next car – the German car manufacturer has announced that all their 2011 and 2012 models will be able be able to support the Pandora Internet radio iPhone app....

BMW, Tesla Select NVIDIA GPUs

01/04/2011, Both BMW and Tesla have announced that they will be using NVIDIA graphics processors (GPUs) to power the infotainment in upcoming cars. BMW will use NVIDIA GPUs in the following models: 7-Series, 5-Series, 3-Series, Mini Cooper line and X-Series. While...

BMW Connected and Mini Connected iOS apps launched

12/31/2010, BMW owners should be happy to hear that the car maker has released two apps for the iOS platform this week. The first is targeted at the Mini brand, dubbed Mini Connected. The app allows users to track information about your car and also access web radio...

BMW electric Mini E scooter has smartphone owners in mind

09/23/2010, BMW’s electric Mini E scooter will certainly appeal to the yuppie crowd not only because of its brand name, but simply because it comes with a nice small touch of catering for smartphones, boasing the ability to snap it into the cockpit right away...

Bang & Olufsen Sound System spotted in BMW at Paris Motor Show

09/21/2010, The Paris Motor Show was the platform where the Bang & Olufsen Sound System was seen in the BMW 6 Series concept car. The entire system comprises of 16 fully active loudspeakers that are able to deliver an outstanding sound performance. Right in the...

iPads to find a home in BMWs next

09/19/2010, Who says money can’t buy happiness? According to BMW’s recent advertisements, Joy can be bought, and it comes in the form of four wheels that ferry the ultimate driving machine around. To keep their range of vehicles all the more...

BMW To Support The iPod Out Feature Of iOS 4

07/13/2010, Most folks may not have heard of the iPod Out feature in Apple’s iOS 4, but BMW is the first car manufacturer to announce support for said feature. When implemented, it allows users to connect supported iOS devices and output the iPod interface...

BMW to support iPod Out in the future

07/08/2010, BMW recently announced that they will be working on including support for one of the lesser known features on the iOS 4 from Apple – iPod Out. What does iPod Out do? Well, it lets a connected iPhone 3G, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, or iPod Touch to output...

Add A Real Car Instrument Cluster To Your Racing Game

04/18/2010, Can’t afford one of those fancy racing simulators, but still want to inject a little bit of realism into your racing sessions? You could always try to emulate what this person did with an instrument cluster from a 1992 BMW. He managed to hook it up...

BMW C1 Back In Electric Form

10/10/2009, BMW’s original C1 scooter wasn’t too popular (read: fail), but they’ve come up with a concept of the C1 powered by electric, and maybe that might appeal to environment-conscious folks. It still keeps the same roll cage, which certainly...