Great White Shark
One of just 110 made, this Alpina B7 Turbo Coupe is a high-performance rarity that represents the zenith of mid-'80s technology and style. It's also Paul DiMauro's pride and joy.
The Fun One
Driving the new 1 Series M Coupe on the track at Buttonwillow—and pitting it against the venerable E92 M3 at Willow Springs—reveals a challenging but rewarding BMW created expressly for enthusiasts.
Gray & Green
A collaboration between Active Autowerke and Martino Auto Concepts yields a pair of M3s that combine outrageous performance with stunning good looks.
The Ultimate Handling Machine
TC Kline’s suspension tuning transforms the entry-level 128i Coupe into a car that can rival the 1 Series M Coupe for pure driving fun.
Better Automobiles Through Automation
When it comes to building cars, robots do it better than people, and BMW’s new X3 production line puts robots to work in unprecedented ways.
A driver’s car par excellence, the new 1 Series M Coupe evokes the spirit of the E30 M3 with its tactile speed and simplicity.
The Forgotten 3
Though often overlooked by enthusiasts, the 1977-’83 E21 3 Series played an important role in BMW’s history by bridging the gap between the legendary 2002 and versatile E30. It’s time to take a fresh look at this under-appreciated classic
Home Brew ’02
When he found it languishing in a trailer park, Hamik Hartounian thought this old 2002 would make a cheap daily driver. One year later, he’d built it into an S14-powered garage queen.
Design in Tension
Appearing in advance of its hardtop and four-door counterparts, the new6 Series Convertible embodies the latest direction for BMW design. To find out how it came into being, we talk with its designer, Nader Faghizadeh.
Unleashing the power of the N54 six, Dinan brings 335i Coupe performance into M3 territory.
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