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2019 BMW 7 Series saloon Review 1 week ago

BMW 7 Series Saloon (2019 - ) review

The BMW 7 Series is the company’s luxury saloon, and is designed to appeal to those that sit in the back of cars as much as it does to those who drive. Hence, it competes directly with the Audi A8, Mercedes S-Class, Lexus LS and Jaguar XJ.
2019 BMW X7 SUV Review 3 weeks ago

BMW X7 SUV (2019 - ) review

The BMW X7 is the largest SUV in the company’s range, appealing to luxury car buyers as much as it does well-heeled families looking for extra space. Direct rivals include the Mercedes GLS and Range Rover, but it also competes with luxury saloons.
BMW i8 Roadster Review 3 months ago

BMW i8 Roadster convertible (2018 - ) review

The i8 Roadster is the convertible version of the i8 Coupe. As a high-end, drop-top hybrid sports car, it doesn’t really have any direct rivals, although alternatives include Honda's NSX and Audi's R8.
2018 BMW 3 Series Saloon Review 4 months ago

BMW 3 Series saloon (2018 - ) review

The BMW 3 Series is a high-quality saloon with a distinctly sporty character, appealing to those that love to drive, but also to those that appreciate the BMW badge. It competes head-to-head with the Audi A4, Mercedes C-Class and Jaguar XE.
2018 BMW Z4 Review 5 months ago

BMW Z4 Convertible (2018 - ) review

The two-seat BMW Z4 Roadster is targeted at buyers that want a really sporty open-topped car, without sacrificing creature comforts and the latest technology. Its main rivals are the Audi TT Roadster, Mercedes SLC and Porsche 718 Boxster.
2018 BMW 8 Series Review 5 months ago

BMW 8 Series Coupe (2018 - ) review

The BMW 8 Series aims to combine long-distance comfort and high performance in one stylish and high-tech package. Its high price puts it into competition with luxury cars from Aston Martin, Mercedes and Porsche to name a few.
2018 BMW X5 Review 6 months ago

BMW X5 SUV (2018 - ) review

The BMW X5 is a family-friendly luxury SUV with seating for up to seven, equally at home towing a horsebox as it is posing outside the golf club. It competes with rivals like the Audi Q7, Mercedes GLE, Porsche Cayenne and Volvo XC90.
News 6 months ago

New BMW 3 Series unveiled

BMW reveals a new version of its biggest seller, the 3 Series, at the 2018 Paris Motor Show.
2018 BMW X4 Review 9 months ago

BMW X4 SUV (2018 - ) review

The BMW X4 is an SUV that wants to be a coupe. Think of it as a sportier alternative to the more practical BMW X3, and a close rival for the Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe, Porsche Macan and Range Rover Evoque.
2017 BMW 1 Series Review 10 months ago

BMW 1 Series hatchback (2017 - ) review

The 1 Series is a premium small hatchback, with the emphasis on a sporty drive and good connectivity. It’s a good company car, and plays rival to the Audi A3 and Mercedes A-Class.
Feature 11 months ago

The REV Test: Sports cars

This week, Rachael, Erin and Vicki are testing three of the most exciting sports cars – BMW M4, Ford Mustang and Porsche Boxster – based on how people search for them at Auto Trader.
BMW X2 Review 1 year ago

BMW X2 SUV (2017 - ) review

The BMW X2 is a small SUV that has a sleek, coupe-like design to mark it out from its boxier X1 stablemate, and give it a sportier character. With that in mind, its most direct rival is the Jaguar E-Pace, but it’ll also compete with cars like the Audi Q3 and the Mercedes GLA.