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7 Most Luxurious Things About the All-New BMW 7 Series

BMW strives for perfection in their automobiles and the all-new 7 Series is no exception to the focus. As they begin to market the 7 Series as “sheer driving pleasure,” here are seven things about it that make their “new BMW masterpiece” stand out. 1.)  More dynamic handling. Sure it doesn’t sound luxurious at first but if you’ve ever been behind

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<3% of IIHS-Tested LATCH Hardware Earns "Good" Rating

Less than three percent! Three! Before we get high on our “the American people deserve better” horse, let’s break down the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety‘s (IIHS) evaluation and rating process. LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children) is a system designed to make it easier to install a child seat properly. Studies have shown that child restraints installed with LATCH, rather than

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BMW ConnectedDrive Working to Create Intelligent Parking Search Solutions

With Ford’s ParkingSpotter technology quickly evolving, BMW looks to launch its own version of the technology. Their “research project,” dubbed Dynamic Parking Prediction (DPP), is already able to predict the availably of parking spaces using movement data from vehicle fleets. Here’s how DPP works: Thousands of vehicles from a test fleet supplied anonymous movement data generated when looking for and occupying parking spaces.

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5 Things You Need to Know About the 2016 BMW ALPINA B6 xDrive Gran Coupe

Already for sale in Europe, the 2016 BMW ALPINA B6 xDrive Gran Coupe will be coming to America in June. Before you visit it comes to the USA, here are five things you need to know: 1.)  The B6 is handcrafted. Its body is manufactured in the BMW 6 Series factory (Plant Dingolfing) and hand-finished with the remaining ALPINA components at the ALPINA

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2015 MINI John Cooper Works Hardtop Packs Company’s Most Powerful Engine Ever

MINI introduced their highly anticipated 2015 MINI John Cooper Works Hardtop at the North American Auto Show last week and with it, the most powerful engine the company has ever made in a production level vehicle. “This is undoubtedly an exciting time at MINI as we relaunch the John Cooper Works sub-brand as a true model in itself and with the

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