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2015 marks the 40th anniversary of the BMW 3 Series. When the Bavarian marque launched a replacement for the much loved 02 Series of small ...

2015 BMW 318d Advantage (E)

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Whilst there remains some debate as to who was really responsible for inventing "mass ...

2015 BMW 650i Gran Coupe M-Sport (USA)

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To judge by the number of column inches and web pages that were produced a few weeks ago on the ...

2013 BMW M3 Convertible (USA)

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In the battle for control of the large executive car market, it has been a three ...

2014 BMW M5 (USA)

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After showing a concept car at the 2008 Paris Motor show and then starting production in October of 2009, the X1 is the latest in a now 4 strong line of ...

2013 BMW X1 S-Drive16d x-Line (P)

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No-one was more surprised than me to see a white BMW X5 parked up in the Hertz LAX facility, as with the exception of a small number of 328i saloons, the ...

2012 BMW X5 xDrive35i Premium (USA)

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A couple of months ago I finally managed to sample my first E90 based BMW 3 Series car, receiving a rental car spec 318d SE model in Spain. My conclusions ...

2011 BMW 325i SE Convertible (D)

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It is customary when writing a review for this site, or indeed in many other places, to preface the main assessment with some introductory and background remarks ...

2011 BMW 318d SE (E)

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Driving through the Bavarian countryside in my latest test car, with a friend from Munich on board as passenger, we spotted some "classic" Fords parked up ...

2010 BMW 530d SE (D)

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