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Leaked: Could this be the all-new G42 BMW 2 Series Coupe?

Seen here is allegedly the next generation G42 BMW 2 Series Coupe. Bimmer Today believes this is a 1:1 prototype model taken at BMW Group Research and Innovation Center FIZ in Munich.Let’s refresh our memories with BMW’s entry lineup; the F52 BMW 1 Series Sedan that is only sold in China and Mexico, the F40 BMW 1 Series hatchback, and the F44 BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe that is based on the F40 1 Series hatchback. There are also the 2 Series Active Tourer and Gran Tourer, which

Shaun

Shaun

Apr 27, 2020

The BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe is the long overdue alternative to the Merc CLA

The Gran Coupe variant started off with the 6 Series (F12 generation), then with the 4 Series (F36 generation), and now comes the first-ever 2 Series Gran Coupe. It is BMW’s answer to the Mercedes-Benz CLA, both being a four-door coupe that shares the same underpinnings as its front-wheel drive hatch counterpart.Visually, it looks similar to the 1 Series from the front but pay closer attention and the differences start to show. The 2 Series Gran Coupe has curvier headlamps d

Shaun

Shaun

Oct 16, 2019

2020 BMW 218i Gran Coupe launched in Thailand, 1.5L turbo, 7-speed DCT, RM 319k

BMW’s answer to the Mercedes-Benz CLA, the 2 Series Gran Coupe, is launched in Thailand. Currently, there is only one variant, the fully imported 218i M Sport priced at 2,399,000 baht (about RM 319k).What propels the BMW 218i Gran Coupe?Power comes from a 1.5-litre 3-cylinder turbocharged engine making 140 PS and 220 Nm of torque. All of it goes to the front wheels through a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission. 0-100 km/h takes 8.7 seconds and onwards to a top speed of 215 km/h.Does the BMW 2

Shaun

Shaun

Feb 28, 2020

BMW (F44) 218i Gran Coupe dilancarkan, M Sport, pemasangan CKD, RM 211,367

BMW Group Malaysia hari ini melancarkan BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe 2020 di Pavilion Kuala Lumpur. Didatangkan dengan satu varian, model ini dipasang secara CKD di Kulim, Kedah.BMW 218i Gran Coupe M Sport ini berharga RM 211,367 dengan pengecualian SST (tanpa insurans). Untuk maklumat anda, ia berkongsi platform modular UKL2 dengan BMW 1 Series (F40) dimana ia turut didatangkan dengan pacuan roda hadapan.Dari segi tren kuasa, BMW 218i Gran Coupe M Sport dikuasai oleh enjin 1.5L 3-silinder

Faisal

Faisal

Oct 8, 2020

Who Can Duck Out From The BMW’s Axing?

Bitter, but model cutting is an obligatory course for BMW to go through this gloomy course.Majority of financial reports have been released by car makers for the first quarter this year. Automakers like Audi, Mercedes are struggling with the fact that they are drawing fewer profits from car retails ranged under RM 180K. Same applies to BMW, and it’s curious to see how BMW would tide over these rainy days.Besides taking the hit from tariff war, BMW also sweating a lot in building new factor

Tasia

Tasia

Aug 8, 2019

BMW M4 Gran Coupe might be happening but the BMW i4 has more power – 530 PS/813 Nm

Rendering by zer.o.wtThe BMW i4 has been confirmed a while ago and recently, Autocar reported that the BMW M4 Gran Coupe is in the works as well. But funnily, since they both share the same 4 Series Gran Coupe body, the M4 won’t be the most powerful in the 4 Series lineup, the i4 will be.Yes, the BMW i4 will be the most powerful 4 series yet, with 530 PS and over 800 Nm from the electric motors. 0-100 km/h takes around 4.0 seconds and it will accelerate to over 200 km/h.The upcoming BMW M4

Shaun

Shaun

May 13, 2020

Behold the BMW M8 Gran Coupe, BMW M is on the roll

Now the BMW 8 Series is even more powerful! Hot off the launch of the BMW X5 M and X6 M, BMW M introduces the BMW M8 Gran Coupe.The new BMW M8 Gran Coupe is powered by a 4.4-litre V8 engine with M TwinPower Turbo.The car produces 600 PS and 750 Nm of torque. The V8 engine is paired to an eight-speed M Steptronic transmission with Drivelogic and M xDrive all-wheel-drive system linked with M Differential.This allows the M8 Gran Coupe to make that century sprint in just 3.3 seconds and has a f

Jerrica

Jerrica

Oct 9, 2019

Locally-assembled 2020 BMW 218i Gran Coupe launched in Malaysia, from RM 211k

After making its rounds around the city, BMW Group Malaysia has launched the 2020 BMW (F44) 2 Series Gran Coupe at Pavilion Kuala Lumpur today. Only one variant is available, the 218i Gran Coupe M Sport which is assembled locally at the Inokom plant in Kulim.The 218i Gran Coupe starts from RM 211,367 on-the-road, without insurance, and exempt from SST which is valid until 31 December 2020. The F44 shares the same UKL2 modular platform as the F40 1 Series and as such is front-wheel drive.Powering

CY Foong

CY Foong

Oct 8, 2020

2020 BMW 8 Series gets a ‘Golden Thunder’ edition in Europe

BMW has just released a BMW 8 Series ‘Golden Thunder’ edition. It’s only avaliable in Europe for all 3 body styles of the 8 Series - Coupé, Convertible, and Gran Coupé.ExteriorWith the Golden Thunder edition, you’ll get accents of gold paintings on the front and rear bumper lip, the side skirts, rims, side mirrors, and the M rear spoiler. The M Sport package is also standard here. BMW only offers the Golden Thunder edition in either Sapphire Black

Brian

Brian

Jun 22, 2020

All-new 2020 BMW 840i Gran Coupé M Sport launched; 340 PS/500 Nm, CBU, RM 968k

BMW 8 SeriesTogether with the launch of the all-new 2020 BMW X6 xDrive40i M Sport, BMW Malaysia also virtually launched the all-new 2020 BMW 840i Gran Coupé M Sport in conjunction with the introduction of their online-shopping platform. The all-new BMW 840i Gran Coupé M Sport is a fully imported (CBU) model priced at RM 968,800.The Malaysian-spec BMW 8GC comes with the M Sport package, which include the M Sport differential and brakes, all-wheel steering, adaptive M Suspension

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

Apr 24, 2020

All-new 2020 BMW 4 Series with massive grille is coming in June

The big grille is coming. Despite the general response of the large vertical grille on the BMW Concept 4, even from China, it appears that BMW is going ahead with the design on the all-new 2020 BMW 4 Series.Image from BMW BlogIn a report by BMW Blog, the new 4 Series is slated to arrive in June and since all events are cancelled globally, the reveal will be online via live stream. This (social distancing) will be the new normal for a while.In the previous generation 4 Series (F32), the inte

Shaun

Shaun

Apr 8, 2020

G28 2021 BMW 3 Series (G20 long wheelbase) set to be launched in India, 330Li and 320Ld variants

China-market BMW 325Li picturedBMW India has opened bookings for the upcoming long wheelbase (LWB) BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine - essentially a stretched version the 3 Series that we are all familiar with. The new long-wheelbase 3 Series will be launched in India on 21-January, marking the first country to receive the right-hand-drive (RHD) version of the model. China-spec BMW 325Li pictured (Luxury Line)First things first. The G28 3 Series Gran Limousine (G20 long wheelbase) features a wheelbase

Eric

Eric

Jan 11, 2021

BMW 3 Series E46 – kini serendah RM13k, baloi angkat ‘second hand’?

Pada tempoh hari, kami berkongsikan tentang sejarah BMW 3 Series E46. Menariknya, ramai yang masih berminat untuk memilikinya. Dengan usia kini yang melebihi 15 tahun, mungkin ini masa yang sesuai untuk anda dapatkan.Mengimbau kembali ke dalam arena automotif, BMW E46 adalah 3 Series pertama yang menggunakan rekaan yang berlekuk dimana ia memberikan imej yang sangat moden. Malah sehingga kini, ia masih kelihatan cukup bergaya.Antara faktor lain yang menjadikannya kegilaan ramai ialah maklum bala

Faisal

Faisal

Dec 1, 2020

80 Malaysians bought a BMW M last year, BMW Group Malaysia sold 9,890 cars in 2020

BMW Group Malaysia ended 2020 with a total of 9,890 BMW and MINI cars delivered, down 5 percent from 2019’s 10,442 units, due to the Covid-19 pandemic of course. Including BMW Motorrad bikes, the Group sold a total of 11,016 vehicles in 2020.Of the 9,890 cars delivered, over 2,200 units are plug-in hybrid models, contributed mostly by the 530e and 740 Le.xDrive.A very high 87 percent of the Group’s total sales come from locally-assembled (CKD) models, made at BMW’s vehicle asse

Hans

Hans

Feb 19, 2021

Production of 2021 BMW 4 Series Coupé starts alongside four new models

A month after its online premiere, BMW commenced production of the 2021 BMW 4 Series Coupé (G22) at its Group Plant in Dingolfing. The sports coupé starts production alongside the updated BMW 5 Series, BMW M5, BMW 5 Series Touring and BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo. The BMW 430iStaying true to its aggressive style, the 4 Series Coupé sits on a bespoke chassis and combines lightweight construction and driver-focused options to emphasise sharp driving dynamics, handling a

Sanjay

Sanjay

Jul 2, 2020

What will BMW Malaysia be launching in 2021? 5 Series facelift, X7 CKD, and more!

In spite of the COVID-19 pandemic, BMW Malaysia showed no signs of slowing down in 2020 by launching quite a number of models including the M8 Coupe and Gran Coupe, X3M, X4M, M135i, and the 218i Gran Coupe.That being said, 2021 is approaching. What brand-new models does BMW Malaysia have in store for this hopefully smoother sailing year?2021 BMW 4 Series CoupeThe first thing everyone noticed when BMW unveiled images of the G22 4 Series was the design of the kidney grilles. It definitely gave the

CY Foong

CY Foong

Dec 31, 2020

Have you ever wondered how the BMW 3 Series came to be? What was the car that came before the model?

The BMW 3 Series is a well-loved model. Since the 70s, the 3 Series has come a long way to become a status symbol for young executives with an enthusiasm for sharp handling cars, as well those who are less car savvy.But do you know how did the 3 Series came to be? What spurred BMW to create the model and which car did the 3 Series succeeded and continued its legacy?The car that preceded the 3 Series was the BMW '02 Series. This series was BMW’s idea of an entry model in

Jerrica

Jerrica

Dec 10, 2019

Evolution of the BMW 3 series in 7 generations – still the ultimate sedan?

Hailing from Munich is the famous German automaker, BMW. The brand has been around since 1916 and its badge proudly displays the colours of the Bavarian flag. If there is one BMW model that well-represents the brand, it has to be the BMW 3 series. The model is compact, accessible, and has an iconic status.Gracing our roads today is the 7th generation of the 3 series, the G20. Like many other long-running car models, the 3-series has evolved over the years, grown larger, and has adapted much more

Arif

Arif

Oct 25, 2020

BMW Malaysia updates price list for 2021, BMW 320i cheaper by RM 1,911

BMW Malaysia has released the updated price list for 2021 with a few notable changes. Prices have fluctuated for some models while some remained the same, like the BMW 218i Gran Coupe and BMW X1 sDrive 18i.Here’s the interesting part – the prior 5-year warranty and service package is now optional; standard is a 2-year warranty without free service. This means prices have dropped across the board with the standard 2-year warranty, but goes back to the same price as before should custo

Shaun

Shaun

Jan 18, 2021

India launches long wheelbase BMW 3 Series, Malaysia next

BMW India launched the long wheelbase (LWB) 2021 BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine (codenamed G28) today. This launch marks India as the first country to get the right-hand drive (RHD) version of the stretched 3 Series.And yes, if youve been following our posts, youd have noticed that Malaysia could be the next country to receive this model. More on that later.Longer, with more legroomLets start with the obvious: the cars size. Other than the longer wheelbase, the G28 is also slightly taller than the

Sanjay

Sanjay

Jan 21, 2021

The 2021 G28 BMW 3 Series (G20 long wheel base) will be coming to Malaysia, here’s why

China-market model picturedRecently, we reported that the 2021 G28 BMW 3 Series (G20 long wheelbase) will be launched in India soon. This could potentially be a sign that other right-hand drive (RHD) markets like Malaysia is also set to launch this model.Here’s why.China-market 325Li picturedStarting with sales volume, BMW India sold 6,604 cars in 2020, which the company said is a 31.5 percent drop from 2019 (9,641 units).China-market 325Li picturedBy comparison, BMW Malaysia sold 11,567 c

Eric

Eric

Jan 12, 2021

Sejarah BMW E46 – Permulaan keghairahan BMW 3 Series

Setiap penggemar kereta mesti ada satu model yang buatkan mereka gilakan industri ini. Antara yang sering menjadi idaman ramai ialah BMW 3 Series. Dengan saiz yang kompak, ia masih menawarkan ruang yang mencukupi untuk memuatkan 5 orang sekaligus. Ditambah pula dengan penghasilan yang cukup berkualiti, tidak dinafikan bahawa ia merupakan antara jentera premium yang menjadi idaman kalbu.Antara BMW 3 Series yang paling diminati ialah generasi E46. Generasi ini dihasilkan dari tahun 1997 hingga tah

Faisal

Faisal

Nov 30, 2020

Spied: 2020 (G20) BMW M340i spotted in Malaysia, launching alongside 330e!

The ongoing Covid-19 pandemic in Malaysia has done little to slow down BMW Malaysia’s launches, as they have been pumping out quite a number of new models. The most recent example is the BMW 218i Gran Coupe.Another model that’s coming real soon is the G20 BMW M340i, which will be launched alongside the 330e plug-in hybrid.Photo credit: 1oopaccoLike the 330e, the upcoming M340i will be locally-assembled (CKD) at BMW Malaysia’s facility in Kulim, Kedah. It also marks the fir

Eric

Eric

Oct 18, 2020

Minat BMW? RM 100k untuk BMW 3 Series generasi F30, ini panduan membeli BMW terpakai

BMW 3 SeriesKetua Editor Wapcar, Hans pernah makan malam bersama-sama dengan Ryo Yanagisawa, antara pereka kereta muda terbaik Mazda. Beliau adalah sosok di sebalik rekaan Mazda CX-30, Mazda 2 dan Mazda BT-50.Ryo Yanagisawa, pereka Mazda turut memandang tinggi nilai estetika BMW 3 Series F30Mengajukan persoalan “model kereta mana selain Mazda dan kereta eksotik, adalah paling cantik di mata anda?”, Ryo Yanagisawa tanpa teragak-agak menjawab BMW 3 Series generasi F30. Untuk konteks, p

Haris

Haris

Nov 7, 2020

2021 G30 BMW 5 Series LCI (facelift) Malaysian launch teased – No more 520i?

Change is a-coming! So says BMW Malaysia in their recent social media posts on Facebook and Instagram as the G30-generation LCI (facelift) BMW 5 Series could be arriving here sooner than expected. (function(d, s, id) { let js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return;js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src =https://connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.5; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs); }(document, script, facebook-jssdk)); Malaysia&rsquo

CY Foong

CY Foong

Mar 22, 2021

Gran Turismo 7 revealed for the Playstation 5, a step-up from its previous entry?

Polyphony Digital just revealed the gameplay trailer for Gran Turismo 7 for the Playstation 5 (PS5), marking it as the 14th installment in the series.It has been 3 years since the previous title, as Gran Turismo Sport was released on the Playstation 4 in 2017.The trailer delivers a bountiful of in-game trailer, where we get to see renders of race cars, and tracks that fully utilizes the Playstation 5's Ray Tracing hardware. Audiophiles are sure to be delighted by the sound design engine

Brian

Brian

Jun 12, 2020

Harga Mercedes-Benz bakal jadi lebih murah di Malaysia - banyak model CKD baru akan tiba!

Model AMG tidak akan dipasang secara tempatan namun ciri-ciri yang mirip akan ditawarkan untuk CKDMercedes-Benz Malaysia telah merancang untuk menambah beberapa model CKD di Malaysia pada tahun 2021. Antara model yang dijangka akan dipasang secara tempatan adalah model sedan A-Class, GLA dan GLE.Mercedes-Benz A35 CBU"Mercedes-Benz mensasarkan untuk menambah model CKD dengan penyesuaian setempat bagi model tambahan dalam segmen kereta kompak dan SUV tahun ini." menurut petikan dalam sia

Haris

Haris

Feb 10, 2021

BMW 5 Series G30 facelift (LCI) 2021 diacah di Malaysia – varian 520i bakal digugurkan?

Laman Facebook dan Instagram rasmi BMW Malaysia baru sahaja memuat naik sebuah iklan mengenai BMW 5 Series facelift (LCI). Nampaknya, sedan eksekutif ini akan dilancarkan tidak lama lagi. (function(d, s, id) { let js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return;js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src =https://connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.5; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs); }(document, script, facebook-jssdk)); Iklan tersebut memperli

Faisal

Faisal

Mar 22, 2021

Audi pulls out of DTM racing series, upsets BMW

The Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters (DTM) is a premier GT racing series based in Germany, racing a silhouette race car that's based on a mass-produced road car since the year 2000. The series used to consists mainly of the big-3 premium German manufacturers, namely Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz.In DTM 19 year's history, Audi has won a total of 7 DTM championship.However, the DTM series has seen a steady decline, evident by a shock withdrawal from Mercedes-Benz in 2017, leaving only BMW and Au

Zamil Syaheer

Zamil Syaheer

May 6, 2020

Panduan membeli BMW 3 Series E90 - sekitar RM 29k, model BMW klasik masa hadapan?

BMW memang terkenal dengan rekaan yang radikal. Dengan tema terbaru BMW yang berkisar tentang cara memaksimumkan penggunaan kidney grill, model-model zaman 2000 kelihatan seperti generasi terakhir yang memiliki rekaan yang malar segar.Joji Nagashima bersama-sama dengan rekaan beliauJika anda mempunyai pendapat yang sama, mungkin anda akan mempertimbangkan model BMW 3 Series generasi E90 ini. Hasil tangan Joji Nagashima ini menjadi rujukan pada model F30 seterusnya, memberikan suatu penampilan mo

Haris

Haris

Apr 10, 2021