April 21, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter
The new BMW 5-Series Li has been launched n the 2017 Shanghai Auto Show in China, debuting on a very poorly lit stage. The 5-Li is the long-wheelbase variant of the 5-Series, designated G38. The Li’s wheelbase is extended by 13.2 centimeters and it is marginally wider and higher as well.
April 21, 2017 by W.E. Ning
The new BMW M4 CS has been launched n the 2017 Shanghai Auto Show in China, looking absolutely brilliant in dark blue with matte gray wheels. The M4 CS fills the gap between the M4 Competition Package and the M4 GTS. It will see a limited two-year production run until 2019.
April 7, 2017 by Tycho de Feijter
BMW has released official images of the new long-wheelbase 5-Series Li for the Chinese car market. The long 5 will debut later this month on the Shanghai Auto Show. The interior on the first photo belongs to the 5Li Luxury Line, which features Nappa leather, a Bowers & Wilkins sound system, and two 10.25 inch screens for the rear-seat entertainment, which can be controlled with a touch-pad on the arm rest.
February 28, 2017 by Joey Wang
The brand new BMW 1-Series Sedan has been launched on the Chinese car market. Prices start at 204,800 yuan and end at 332,000 yuan ($29,800 – 46,540). The 1-Series Sedan is for China only; there are currently no plans for export to other countries.
February 14, 2017 by Joey Wang
The very first photos of the all new BMW 5-Series L sedan, the long-wheelbase variant of the new BMW 5-Series. The 5-Series L will debut on the Shanghai Auto Show in April and hit the Chinese car market soon thereafter.
February 13, 2017 by W.E. Ning
The all new BMW 1-Series sedan will be launched on the Chinese car market on February 27. It is for China only at the moment. There are no plans for export or production elsewhere, but BMW hasn’t ruled out that might change in the future.
November 21, 2016 by W.E. Ning
The new BMW 1-Series sedan has been unveiled on the 2016 Guangzhou Auto Show, the single most important debut for the BMW brand in China this year. The 1-Series sedan is a compact premium car, relatively small but luxurious and fitted with loads of goodies.
It is for China only at the moment. There are no plans for export or production elsewhere, but BMW hasn’t ruled out that might change in the future. The 1-Series sedan is made locally at Brilliance-BMW, the long-running joint venture that also makes the 2-Series Active Tourer, the 3-Series and 3-Series L, the 5-Series L, and the X1-Series L.
November 16, 2016 by Tycho de Feijter
This is the brand new BMW 1-Series sedan for China, seen here arriving at the exhibition hall of the Guangzhou Auto Show where it will officially debut on Friday, but we cannot wait that long! The four-door 1-Series sedan is for China only, it is manufactured by the Briliance-BMW joint venture.
November 14, 2016 by Joey Wang
Big car crash in Beijing! A BMW i8 crashed into a barrier on the Jiuxianqiao exit of the Airport Expressway. Reader Georg was at the scene of the accident right after it happened, thank you for the photos! It appears that the Bimmer took the corner with too much speed, got into a spin, and banged the barrier with the front.
October 20, 2016 by Joey Wang
BMW recently released the first images of the all new 2017 BMW 5-Series. A new Five also means a new long-wheelbase version for the Chinese market, and one example was spied on the road. The BMW 5Li will debut in the first quarter of next year. Wheelbase will be extended by about ten centimeter for more space in the back. The extension can best be seen by following the roof line from the B-pillar to the back. Compare with regular 5: