Respect Your Elders - BMW E3 Bavaria

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When everyone else in this brave new world seems to be focused on flash and floss, this E3 BMW Bavaria reminds us to respect our elders. Sound advice....

Our Top 5 Favorite Car Interiors Of The Decade

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Interior designers have the difficult task of finding a balance of modern design without being too far detached from that which we've become familiar with. This is exacerbated by the heavy use of ...

Our Top 5 Best Looking Cars Of The Decade

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Over the last decade, strict regulations have made cars safer and more efficient. This does, however, bring with it the challenges of cars getting larger and the exterior design dictated heavily by ...

How To Replace The Valve Cover On A BMW N55 Engine (X5, X3, 335i, & More)

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You might already be experiencing the symptoms of a failed valve cover or PCV system on your BMW N55 engine without even noticing it. Leaks, burning oil, and dirty oil are all signs that your valve ...

Deutschland Unobtainium - Hartge BMW E28 H5S

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Unlike many other cars bearing Hartge badges, this BMW E28 H5S was actually built at Hartge's headquarters in Merzig, Germany. That makes this rare gem even more valuable to collectors of rare BMWs....

Our Top 5 Engines Of The Decade

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The last decade has brought with it many challenges in the automotive design & engineering world. One of the biggest is the increasing emissions regulations and concerns. Since 2010 and even earlier, ...

Our 5 Favorite Factory Wheels Of The Decade

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The year is quickly coming to a close, and that means the end of a wild decade in the automotive world. Looking back across the last ten years, there have been a number of influential designs that ...

Should The BMW M2 CS Cost $25,000 More Than The M2 Competition?

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It's not news at this point, but there's another car coming out of the BMW M stable—the BMW M2 CS. A handful of features set the CS apart from the now-standard BMW M2 Competition, but are these ...

BMW N55 Valve Cover (X5, X3, 335i, & More) - Failures, Symptoms, And Product Review

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The BMW N55 engine has a much more robust valve cover than that of earlier generations such as the N54. However, many systems were integrated into the valve cover itself, which means that there is ...

How To Replace Spark Plugs On A BMW N55 Engine (X5, X3, 335i, & More)

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Have you been experiencing the symptoms of failing spark plugs without even realizing it? Hard starting, poor fuel economy, and a noticeable drop in power are just a few of many.  In this guide, ...

Learning Curve - Motorsport Hardware BMW E36 M3

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Non-M versions of the E36 serve as introductions to BMW performance. Now, after owning several E36s, does the owner of this E36 M3 feel it truly fits the bill? Cecil Perez of Motorsport Hardware has ...

2002 Touring Time Capsule - BMW 2002 Tii Widebody

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This widebody 1971 BMW 2002 tii Touring is a pure racing-inspired BMW from the 1970s, and you’re not going to find another one that looks anything like it. People building street-legal replicas of ...

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