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2020 BMW 4 Series front-end leaked

BMW has suffered another leak from the factory floor, and this time it's the as-yet unreleased 2020 4 Series – and it has the same giant grille as the Concept 4. Published on Bimmerpost and shared on Reddit, the images seem confirm what the Concept 4 and our most recent spy photos have suggested: a longer, more prominent grille will dominate the front end...

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2020 BMW 4 Series Gran Coupe spied

BMW has been snapped testing the 4 Series Gran Coupe on European streets, revealing details about its profile and rear lights... but nothing about its grille. The new prototype follows the Concept 4 revealed in Frankfurt. The concept, which offers "a look ahead to the expressive face of the 4 Series range" according to BMW, was dominated by its gigantic 'kidney' grille...

BMW Concept 4 revealed

The attention-grabbing BMW Concept 4 has been unveiled at the 2019 Frankfurt motor show, revealing the distinctive snout BMW says will inspire the next generation 4 Series. The silhouette and overall body are what we're expecting for the new two-door companion to the 3 Series, with the Concept 4 featuring a long bonnet, pushed back windscreen, and short rear deck...

2020 BMW 4 Series coupe spied

The next-generation BMW 4 Series coupe has been spied during public road testing in Germany. The 4 Series prototype seen here seems to have a sharply angled shoulder line which jumps down dramatically after the front wheel arch and steps up again prior to the rear wheels. There are numerous false body panels fitted to the side of car, so it's very likely this design element is an elaborate ruse...

2021 BMW i4 spied again

The BMW i4 has been snapped by photographers once again, this time during hot weather testing in sunny Europe. Plenty of black-and-white camouflage adorns the body of this all-electric prototype, so it's hard to see the details of the final design underneath...

2020 BMW 4 Series spied

Alex Misoyannis • BMW’s upcoming competitor to the Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe, the 4 Series, has been spied in transit on a truck in Germany. While most of the coupe’s finer styling details are concealed under swirled camouflage, it’s evident the new 4 Series will adapt the latest 3 Series design language to a more dynamic body style...

2019 BMW 4 Series Convertible spied

BMW's new drop-top 4 Series has been snapped with the roof down during testing in Germany, giving us a decent peek at its slicker new profile. Unlike the current model, we know the new 4er will run with a cloth roof. Not only is it in keeping with BMW's roadster tradition, a folding soft top is lighter, simpler and more cost-effective...

BMW Australia initiates second phase of Takata recall - UPDATE

BMW Australia has announced it will be commencing the next phase of its Takata airbag recall work this month, detailing a staggered repair schedule over the coming year. UPDATE, 6/12/18: The contents of the table originally provided were inaccurate. We have updated the initiation schedule below...

BMW recalls 1.6 million diesels globally over fire risk

BMW has extended a safety recall for diesel vehicles across various model lines over a potential fire risk – now affecting around 268,000 units in the UK and 1.6 million globally. According to the Bavarian marque, the fault could see the exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) cooler can leak glycol liquid, which could result in "smoldering particles" when combined with high temperatures in the EGR modules and "typical soot particles"...

2021 BMW i4 to 'normalise' EVs for the brand - report

The upcoming BMW i4 could bridge the gap between the company's electrified 'i' division and its core range, according to a new report out of the UK. Auto Express claims the Bavarian manufacturer's new electric vehicle (EV) will be much closer aligned to the next-generation 4 Series, right down to the CLAR modular architecture underpinning everything from the new 3 Series to the 7 Series and X7...