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BMW Recalls 840,000 Vehicles for Takata Airbag Inflators

By Fred Meier on February 10, 2016


CARS.COM — BMW announced today that it is recalling about 840,000 vehicles for driver-side airbag inflators made by Takata Corp. that could rupture and send bits of shrapnel at the occupants of the vehicle, causing injury or death.  Related: 5… Read More

BMW Recalls 840,000 Vehicles for Takata Airbag Inflators

By Fred Meier on February 10, 2016

CARS.COM — BMW announced today that it is recalling about 840,000 vehicles for driver-side airbag inflators made by Takata Corp. that could rupture and send bits of shrapnel at the occupants of the vehicle, causing injury or death.  Related: 5… Read More

2016 BMW X1 Review

By Kelsey Mays on February 2, 2016

CARS.COM — The redesigned BMW X1 is astonishingly practical, but it's less of an ultimate driving machine than the automaker's faithful may care for. Find out more in my review.… Read More

AAA Issues Plea to Automakers: Spare the Spare

By Matt Schmitz on November 11, 2015

As automakers increasingly ditch the doughnut in favor of run-flat tires and emergency inflator kits, AAA is making a plea to spare the spare. The roadside-services provider says it has seen no decline the past five years in the more… Read More

2015 Los Angeles Auto Show: What to Expect

By Matt Schmitz on November 11, 2015

In a city where the streets are literally paved with celebrities, the rich-and-famous denizens with and without stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame love their luxury vehicles, performance cars and SUVs. In that regard, the 2015 Los Angeles Auto… Read More

2016 BMW X1 Photo Gallery

By Jennifer Geiger on June 4, 2015

BMW's tiny SUV is redesigned for 2016 with more interior room and a new powertrain. Outside, the new X1's styling is in line with its larger X5 sibling; it wears the brand's large, upright dual-kidney grille as well as standard… Read More

Recall Alert: 9,000 2012-2014 BMW Vehicles

By Matt Schmitz on November 24, 2014

Vehicles Affected: Nearly 9,000 BMW vehicles, including model-year 2014 328i Sports Wagons; 2012-14 BMW 320i sedans, 328i sedans, 320i xDrive sedans and 328i xDrive sedans; 2012-13 BMW 528i and 528i xDrive sedans; 2013-14 BMW X1 sDrive28i and X1 xDrive28i sports… Read More

Recall Alert: 76,200 BMW Cars and SUVs

By Matt Schmitz on September 30, 2013

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 76,200 model-year 2012-14 vehicles equipped with 2.0-liter four-cylinder gasoline engines, including the 1 Series, 3 Series, 5 Series, X1, X3 and Z4. The Problem: An interruption in the oil supply to a part could mean the loss… Read More

Most-Read Car Reviews of the Week

By Matt Schmitz on September 21, 2013

The 2014 Jeep Cherokee and 2013 BMW 328i refused to budge from the top of our list of most-read reviews this week, holding fast at Nos. 1 and 2, respectively. Returning to the roster this week is the 2013 BMW… Read More

2013 BMW X1: More Photos

By Jennifer Geiger on August 30, 2013

BMW's lineup includes a confounding amount of wagons and SUVs, but Cars.com reviewer Joe Bruzek said the automaker got it right with the X1. Although it's small, Bruzek says it delivers big when it comes to value, fuel economy and… Read More

Most-Read Car Reviews of the Week

By Matt Schmitz on August 24, 2013

There was very little movement of note on this week's list of most-read reviews, as the 2014 Jeep Cherokee retained the No. 1 spot. The lone newcomer was the 2013 BMW X1, the smaller sibling of the X3 that Cars.com… Read More