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  1. BMW unveils tribute livery for 40th Anniversary of first US race win at the 12 Hours of SebringRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | Motorsport.com

    ... the form of the world's energy crisis. The energy crisis, in combination with the large expenditure for a new BMW 5 Series assembly plant, meant that factory racing took a back seat in 1974. So then, how did BMW end up in victory lane Sebring, ...

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  2. Auto review: Finally, a four-wheeled feline with all-wheel driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | UnionLeader.com

    ... when we ran out of bread, milk and hummus. This is apparent in any cul-de-sac, where any number of Audi A6, BMW 5 Series and Mercedes-Benz E-Class models fitted with all-wheel drive resides. And while this may not be true in Phoenix, Ft. Lauderdale ...

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  3. South Korea falls "prey" to global ultraluxury driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | INAUTONEWS

    The usually enclosed nation has taken a different, modern approach to the auto industry in the past years, with German premium brands now commonplace and ready to be discarded for the ultraluxury brands. In Seoul's upscale Gangnam borrow the German luxury brands are now seen so down to Earth that young, rich South Koreans have started to jokingly refer to BMW's 5 Series as the Hyundai Sonata, for example.

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  4. Koreans splurge on glamour carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Iol.co.za

    Flashy Maseratis and Bentleys are fast becoming the cars of choice for young, monied South Koreans, eclipsing German luxury brands now so commonplace that some in Seoul's upscale Gangnam district jokingly refer to a BMW 5 Series as a Hyundai Sonata. Driving the sales of six-figure plus cars is a growing acceptance of conspicuous consumption in the conservative home of Hyundai, where more younger, affluent Koreans are turning their backs on their parents' frugal ways.

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  5. Used Luxury-Car Prices Fall Again in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | KickingTires

    Sellers dropped the average asking prices on luxury cars in February, and it's led to prices that are now thousands of dollars lower than we saw at the beginning of the year. Buyers looking for a used BMW 5 Series midsize sedan are among those in luck.

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  6. VIPs to be chauffeured in BMWs at Delhi airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Times of India

    ... 29 , 2007. The BMW Plant Chennai locally produces the BMW 1 Series, the BMW 3 Series, the BMW Gran Turismo, the BMW 5 Series, the BMW 7 Series, the BMW X1, the BMW X3 and the BMW X5. BMW dealerships display the BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe, BMW ...

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  7. 2014 Cadillac CTS Vsport - The ShortcomingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Automobile Magazine

    ... ATS and CTS, his team benchmarks cars we love, and he wanted the latest CTS to drive more like the old E60 BMW 5 Series rather than the current F10 model. "From our perspective, the E60 was what BMW was about," Heavener told me last April. "The new ...

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  8. Cadillac CT6 - new details emergeRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | INAUTONEWS

    New details on the upcoming flagship Cadillac model, the CT6, have emerged ahead of its public debut which should take place at the 2015 New York Auto Show, in late next month. The newest model to wear the Cadillac badges on its body is called the CT6 and despite not being unveiled yet, we actually know quite a lot about it, considering the fact that it has been caught on camera while being tested out numerous times and that it has been teased and talked about over these past few months.

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  9. 2015 BMW 5 SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Automobile Magazine

    The BMW 5 Series receives minor changes for the 2015 model year, making four options standard features including a leather-wrapped sport steering wheel, enhanced Bluetooth, hands-free keyless access , and LED foglights. A 30th anniversary edition M5 makes 600 hp and 516 lb-ft of torque.

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  10. Sedans With Manual Transmissions You'll Want To DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Autobytel

    For a certain subset of drivers, the joy of shifting gears for themselves is a fundamental part of operating an automobile. This brings with it a degree of control not offered by automatic transmissions for a more engaging driver experience.

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  11. BMW i5, i7 rumors surface againRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Autoblog

    When we first wrote about a rumored BMW i5 in January 2014, after speaking to the Munich-based head of electric vehicle operations and strategy, BMW USA wrote to tell us that the "suggestion of a BMW i model larger than the i3 is hypothetical at this point." After that note came a year of speculation from places like Car and Driver , Automobile and Autocar zeroing in on what this "hypothetical" EV would look like.

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  12. Porsche Is Planning to Eat Tesla Motors' LunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | The Motley Fool

    Porsche is reported to be working on a new battery-electric sports sedan. It's said to be based on a smaller version of its Panamera, shown.

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  13. Tesla Could Sell A Million Vehicles Per Year By 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... 90,000 by 2017, as shown below. Of course, future models will add to annual unit sales. Tesla does not have a BMW 5 Series-equivalent yet, which could account for another 160-450 thousand units annually. While Tesla is the only luxury electric ...

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  14. Ten Cars That Should Be Deported From AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Jalopnik

    We hate these cars so much we want to send them back. And when deport these cars from the US, then we'll have more room to import Skyline GT-Rs! That's how it works, right? If you need an example of the hubris of Volkswagen in America, look no further than the Eos.

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  15. New Mazda6 holds its head up highRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    ... an older model. Given this sedan's generous dimensions, its 4865mm length making it a lot closer in size to a BMW 5 Series than a 3 Series, the Mazda6 treats its occupants to barn-like legroom. On the subject of comfort, it also impresses with a ...

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  16. a BMW's Non-Tesla Killer Will Reportedly Use A Range-Extending EngineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Jalopnik

    The expansion of BMW's i sub-brand is inevitable, and the next obvious model in the pipeline is a sedan, likely wearing an i5 or i7 badge. But despite calling BMW's new electrically motivated sedan a "Tesla fighter", Car reports that it's going to use an internal combustion engine to extend range.

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  17. BMW's new model could shock Tesla, but it needs a name firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Digital Trends

    Charting the impact of Tesla Motors has become a cottage industry, but that impact is probably most directly felt among luxury carmakers, whose products most directly compete with the Model S on price, performance, and features. That's why BMW will take the fight to Tesla with a new electric car that could be called i5 or i7, according to Britain's CAR magazine.

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  18. BMW Building i5/i7 To Target Tesla Model S: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | MotorAuthority

    The Tesla Model S remains the undisputed king of electric cars at the moment primarily because it's the only real car that is entirely electric. But that will change soon, and BMW will be among those seeking inroads into Tesla's empire.

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  19. Cadillac at uncomfortable crossroadRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    The luxury brand can't persuade enough American sedan buyers to switch from foreign rivals with BMW and Mercedes badges, and it can't make enough of its Escalade SUVs to satisfy domestic demand. Even though chrome-bedecked Escalades retailing for more than $100 000 each are rolling every day out of an Arlington, Texas, factory that's been working weekend overtime for months, Cadillac still can't keep more than a few weeks' worth of the big SUVs in stock.

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  20. 2018 Lincoln Continental/MKS RenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Motor Trend

    See render at link: Quickly name a few luxury large sedans on the market and ask yourselves this; out of the established BMW, Audi, Mercedes-Benz and Jaguar offerings, did you recollect an American luxury automaker? Surely, Cadillac must have come to mind, however did the Lincoln Motor Company provoke any thoughts? There isn't much value in this render other than the integration of the classic Continental grille on a large sedan. I kind of like the Continental grille grafted on the MKR Concept.

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