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2018 BMW 3 Series Saloon Review 2 days 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 2 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 2 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 4 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 6 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 6 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 8 months 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.
BMW Feature 10 months ago

The range explained… BMW

Bamboozled by the broadness of BMW's product range? Well, let our handy guide shed a little light on what's what.
2017 BMW X3 Review 1 year ago

BMW X3 SUV (2017 - ) review

There was a time when the BMW X3 was your only choice of premium-badged mid-size SUV, but those days are long gone. You must now choose between the Alfa Romeo Stelvio, Audi Q5, Jaguar F-Pace, Mercedes GLC, Porsche Macan and Volvo XC60, and more and more rivals are emerging all the time. Question is, is the Beemer still the pick?
News 1 year ago

BMW reveals new X2 small SUV

The new BMW X2 brings some extra style to the small SUV market, and rivals cars like the Range Rover Evoque.
2017 BMW M5 Saloon News 1 year ago

Next BMW M5 to have all-wheel drive

The next iteration of BMW's iconic M5 sports saloon will go toe-to-toe with rivals like the Mercedes-AMG E63 and Audi RS7 Sportback.
BMW Concept Z4 News 1 year ago

Next BMW Z4 roadster previewed by new concept

Revealed at the Concours d’Elegance at Pebble Beach in America, the Concept Z4 is designed to focus on the driver, and it shows what to expect from the new Z4, which is due to be unveiled next year.