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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

2008-2014 BMW Vehicles Engine Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on December 9, 2015

CARS.COM — Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2008 BMW 7 Series, 2009 BMW 7 Series, 2010 BMW 7 Series, 2011 BMW 7 Series, 2012 BMW 7 Series (all sedans) 2010 BMW ActiveHybrid 7, 2011 BMW ActiveHybrid 7, 2012 BMW ActiveHybrid… 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

2008-2014 BMW Vehicles Timing Chain Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on October 28, 2015

Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2009 BMW 7 Series sedan 2010 BMW 7 Series sedan 2011 BMW 7 Series sedan 2012 BMW 7 Series sedan 2010 BMW ActiveHybrid 7 2011 BMW ActiveHybrid 7 2012 BMW ActiveHybrid 7 2009 BMW 5… Read More

2015 BMW X4 Video

By Jennifer Geiger on March 5, 2015

BMW's X4 is an all-new vehicle for 2015, but don't call it an SUV; the automaker calls it a sport activity coupe despite its four doors and tall ride height. Cars.com reviewer Joe Bruzek says our test X4 M Sport's… Read More

2015 BMW X5 M and X6 M Photo Gallery (49 Photos)

By Matt Schmitz on November 21, 2014

Dial M for motorsports. BMW is introducing the race-ready variants of its X5 sport activity vehicle and X6 sport activity coupe this week at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show, on track for a spring 2015 release. Consistent with their… Read More

2014 L.A. Auto Show: What to Expect

By Matt Schmitz on November 5, 2014

If you like luxury vehicles, SUVs or sports cars — and even luxury SUVs that perform like sports cars — you're gonna love the lineup of debuts at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show later this month. Organizers say there… Read More

2015 BMW X5 M and X6 M: First Look

By Aaron Bragman on October 31, 2014

Competes with: Mercedes-Benz ML63 AMG, Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT, Land Rover Range Rover Sport, Porsche Cayenne S Looks like: The new X5 and X6 with more aggressive scoops, wheels and colors Drivetrains: 567-hp, twin-turbocharged 4.4-liter V-8, eight-speed automatic transmission, standard… Read More

Most-Read Car Reviews of the Week

By Matt Schmitz on September 27, 2014

1. 2015 Subaru Outback 2. 2014 Nissan Rogue 3. 2015 Mercedes-Benz C-Class 4. 2015 Lexus NX 200t 5. 2015 Dodge Challenger 6. 2014 BMW X5 7. 2014 Honda CR-V 8. 2014 Toyota Prius 9. 2015 Honda Fit 10. 2014 Mazda3… Read More

Most-Read Car Reviews of the Week

By Matt Schmitz on August 3, 2014

1. 2015 Subaru Outback 2. 2014 Nissan Rogue 3. 2015 Lexus NX 200T 4. 2014 Toyota Highlander Hybrid 5. 2014 Honda CR-V 6. 2014 Mazda3 7. 2014 Jeep Cherokee 8. 2014 BMW 428 9. 2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek 10. 2014… Read More