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  1. Hyundai won't build a sports car, but it wants to get into the performance gameRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Digital Trends

    ... hasn't been much discussion of N since then, but presumably it would tie into this plan as Hyundai's equivalent of BMW M and other lettered performance sub-brands. No specific models are being discussed, but Hyundai hints that sporty versions of the ...

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  2. Official pictures unveiled of the 2015 BMW X5 M and X6 M with performance partsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... kidney grilles as well as brand new carbon fibre wing mirror caps. Additionally, a racing stripe livery of the three BMW M colours is featured. Inside, BMW offers brushed stainless steel LED door sill plates offered with illuminated M Performance ...

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  3. BMW M2 spied playing in the snowRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | INAUTONEWS

    The development of the BMW M2 Coupe is almost done as the company is probably making the last tweaks but even so, don't expect an unveil at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, this March, because the carmaker is planning on introducing it in a concept form. The model in question is believed to be introduced in September, at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show, in its final production form, and it should be hitting the assembly line in November.

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  4. BMW X5 M, X6 M rigged with M Performance PartsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    ... think that both models are still in need of aesthetic upgrades - this train of thought has led to the introduction of BMW M Performance Parts , developed specifically for the two uber -SUVs. Up front, the stock grille is swapped out for an all-black ...

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  5. Hyundai Unlikely To Debut Dedicated Sports CarRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | BenzConnection

    ... remains focused on improving the performance of its existing lineup. The automaker has even gone so far as to hire a BMW M engineering veteran to ensure its next generation of cars are at or near the top of their segments for rewarding driving ...

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  6. First Drive 2015 BMW X6 M by Henny Hemmes +VIDEORead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Auto Channel

    Fans of the more rugged coupe models are familiar with the term SAC, Sports Activity Coupe, which BMW uses for instance for the X6. With the emphasis on 'sports', it is even more applicable to the new M model.

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  7. The Grim Future of the Naturally Aspirated Engine, Or: The Turbos Are WinningRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Car & Driver

    ... that the days of naturally aspirated engines are, for them, effectively over. The man recently put in charge of BMW M, Franciscus van Meel, said, "Our model lineup would suggest that we have moved on from them, but we talk systems, not specific ...

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  8. 2016 Cadillac CTS-V: We Go In-Depth with the Four-Door CorvetteRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Car & Driver

    ... Audi A6 ). Starting from the same cornerstone, the new CTS-V should have Germany's three big gunslingers - Audi RS, BMW M, and Mercedes-AMG - reaching nervously for their lederhosen. The CTS-V has always been a kind of four-door Chevy Corvette . The ...

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  9. BMW Aims to Boost the Luxury Image 6-Series SedansRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WebWire

    Shelly BMW is excited to confirm, BMW has revealed a slew of major upgrades for its fast and luxurious 6-series sedans at the Detroit Auto Show. BMW showed off coupe, convertible and gran coupe versions of 6-series cars, hitting the showroom in 2015.

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  10. BMW M Ceo Frank van Meel on FWD M Cars, Manual Transmissions, and a BMW SupercarRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Car & Driver

    Last September, ex-Audi executive Franciscus van Meel was tapped as the new head of BMW M GmbH, taking over for Dr. Friedrich Nitschke, who retired at the end of 2014. We recently sat down with van Meel to learn a bit about his vision for the iconic performance brand.

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  11. BMW M135i facelift - first official photos surfaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    We recently saw the facelifted F20 BMW 1 Series range , and this is our first look at the hot M135i, which cutsa a pretty sedate figure for an M Performance model, if we may say so. You can have it with three or five doors; only the latter is pictured here.

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  12. 2016 BMW M2 Starts Production in November, Next-Gen 7 Series in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Automobile Magazine

    ... with larger air intakes. So far, BMW hasn't publicly confirmed the arrival of the M2. At the 2015 Detroit auto show, BMW M GmbH chairman Franciscus van Meel told us only that the M2, "Surely would be one that would fit the M logo and M philosophy. ...

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  13. BMW M235i Coupe gets M Performance tweaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | INAUTONEWS

    The BMW M235i Coupe has recently received a series of M Performance tweaks which should satisfy your needs until the real M2 will pop up. The current range topping version of the BMW 2-Series, the 235i Coupe, has been upgraded with parts from the M Performance catalog.

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  14. Spy photos show an all wheel drive BMW M5 test mule in snowy SwedenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | AutoWeek

    The next crop of BMW M cars might lose their characteristic rear-wheel-drive setup in favor of four driven wheels, if a set of spy shots from snowy Sweden can be trusted. The photos, which you can scrutinize at Bimmerpost , show an M5 wearing black split five-spoke rims shod in meaty winter tires .

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  15. All-Wheel-Drive BMW M5 Caught Testing in the SnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Automobile Magazine

    ... M models. At the 2015 Detroit auto show, AUTOMOBILE discussed the future of all-wheel drive for M models with BMW M CEO Franciscus van Meel. "If we were to do a four-wheel drive [car], it should be rear-wheel drive with traction, as I like to say," ...

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  16. BMW names new chief for MiniRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Autoblog

    ... Within the central marketing division, Uwe Dreher will become Head of Marketing for the BMW brand and the BMW i and BMW M sub-brands with effect from 1 April 2015. The 40-year-old is currently in charge of BMW Marketing in Great Britain; before that ...

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  17. BMW adds all-wheel-drive to its M modelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | INAUTONEWS

    ... one to pursue this addition, after only using it on its performance Sports-Activity vehicles. Frank van Meel, head of BMW M told AutoCar that the " philosophy will remain rear-wheel drive, (but) as we increase the power and torque, then the M5 and ...

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  18. Former Audi executive becomes chief of MINIRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | INAUTONEWS

    ... rrently in charge of BMW marketing in the UK, is switching to be head of marketing for the BMW brand and the BMW I and BMW M sub brands. Quite some changes there, BMW!

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  19. BMW X6 M will be joined by the 2010 BMW 5-Series, 2010 6-Series in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | LivePressWorld

    ... new ways to expand the boundaries of whats possible with existing designs is the singular purpose of the craftsmen at BMW M. The modern legacy of BMW M began in 1985 when engineers placed the race-bred engine from the M1 supercar into the BMW 5 ...

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  20. New Mini boss is former Audi executiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Automotive News

    ... aguar Land Rover's European sales. * Uwe Dreher, 40, will become head of marketing for the BMW brand and the BMW i and BMW M subbrands. Dreger is currently in charge of BMW marketing in the UK.

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