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BMW 5 and 7 Series to get full LCD instrument display

Autoblog in the US has reported that the next-generation of the BMW 5 Series and the BMW 7 Series will get a new LCD instrument cluster to display gauges. The technology will allow users to select between different layouts and styles. Other companies have been doing it for a while now, the Lexus LFA for one, as well as some Jaguar models and the Mercedes-Benz rivals such as the S-Class...

Video: BMW E30 3 Series EV with 373kW by VST Conversions

Croatian tuning garage, VST Conversions, has developed a 500 horsepower (373kW) all-electric BMW E30 3 Series. That's 373kW from a home made EV. Come on Tesla, keep up. According to the VST website, the car is capable of doing 0-100km/h in 3.5 seconds, the quarter mile in 12.1 seconds and has a top speed of 280km/h...

Infiniti M37 Flagship to take on BMW

Nissan’s luxury car division, Infiniti, will introduce the M37 in the UK, the first of three M Line sedans, which it hopes will attract buyers from the likes of German marques, BMW and Audi. The design takes elements from the 2009 Nissan concept car, the Essence, and is powered by a 3.7-litre V6 petrol engine, which produces 236 kW...

BMW 7 Series, EfficientDynamics programme honoured at UK fleet awards

BMW's 7 Series has been announced as the Best Luxury Car for the second year running at this year's UK Fleet News Awards. The publication also honoured BMW with its Green Fleet Manufacturer award for the widespread introduction of its environmentally-friendly EfficientDynamics technologies across its model range...

BMW 7 Series Review & Road Test

2009 BMW 730d Review & Road Test Good things come in sevens Model Tested: 2009 BMW 730d; 3.0-litre six-cylinder diesel; six-speed automatic; sedan - $198,900* Options: None fitted CarAdvice Rating: By Karl Peskett There was an interesting attempt at salving someone's conscience recently...

BMW introduces M Sports Package for 7 Series

BMW is set to offer an M Sports Package for the first time on its new generation 7 Series luxury sedan. The package will accentuate the performance credentials of the BMW flagship by providing both interior and exterior highlights for a truly unique look. The M Sports Package comprises an aerodynamics package including a new front fascia, rear apron and additional chrome trim...

BMW 7 Series Review & Road Test

2009 BMW 740i Review & Road Test The 7 Series still sets the benchmark in large car luxury Model Tested: 2009 BMW 740i; 3.0-litre, twin turbo, six-cylinder; six-speed automatic; sedan - $203,000 (RRP) Options (As Fitted): Dynamic Drive $5250; Comfort Seats $4300; Professional Hi-Fi System $1900; Lane Departure Warning $1300; Side View Camera $900; Sports Leather Steering Wheel $600 CarAdvice Rating: By - Matt Brogan Pics - Paul Maric...

All-new V12 engine for BMW 7 Series flagship

BMW has announced plans for a new V12-powered 7 Series flagship model which will assume its top position within BMW’s model portfolio. Setting new benchmarks in luxury performance motoring, the BMW 760Li will raise the standard of maximum exclusivity and supremacy in the luxury class when it arrives in the final quarter of 2009...

2009 BMW 7 Series by AC Schnitzer

AC Schnitzer has unveiled its performance skin for the new generation BMW 7 Series, injecting an aggressive attitude into the luxury sedan. Despite only subtle visual modifications, the overall effect is rather dramatic, fulfilling the performance gap left by the lack of an M-division model...

2009 BMW 7 Series Review

BMW 7 Series Review The year was 1977, Apple computers had just been formed, Jimmy Carter became the 39th president of the United States, Star Wars hit the big screen and the Germans launched the BMW 7 Series. Thirty-two years have passed and in that time the world has changed and BMW has established itself as the most successful luxury car maker in the world...

BMW 7 Series ActiveHybrid concept

BMW has joined the hybrid party with the introduction of a 7 Series hybrid concept car which will be shown at next month’s Paris motor show. Although we have previously seen the 7 series in hydrogen form, this concept is a little more traditional-hybrid in its underpinnings and may simply be the German company's way of saying, we can do it too...