Tag: Top Gear

Throwback: Top Gear’s Globetrotting BMW X6 Review

Top Gear turned this simple BMW X6 review into a work of art.

  Comments | By - January 5, 2017

Throwback: Top Gear Tests the ALPINA Z8

This video took everything I thought I knew about tuners and turned it on its head. See, until now, I was of the understanding that modifiers make cars more powerful and (more often than not) ruin the appearance of the vehicles upon which they lay their hands. ALPINA proved me wrong.

  Comments | By - March 28, 2014

BMW says there are no Plans for an M3/M4 CSL

BMW’s product manager for small to mid-sized cars, Matt Collins recently said the company has no plans for featherweight CSL versions of the new M3 and M4. Collins told Top Gear BMW designed the F80 M3 and F82 M4 to be CSLs from the beginning. “Rather than doing a halfway house to begin with, and then rolling out a […] More »

  Comments | By - January 30, 2014

Monday is for M: BMW M6 Meets the Stelvio Pass

Completed in 1825, the Stelvio Pass with its 75 turns sitting 1½ to nearly two miles in altitude is the highest paved mountain pass in the Eastern Alps. Many people believe the Stelvio Pass is one of the greatest driving roads on the planet. If you’re among the believers, you’re wrong: Stelvio is crowded with trucks, […] More »

  Comments | By - October 7, 2013

First Drive: 2014 BMW 435i (F32)

Ideally, the BMW 4 Series should be the final nail in the coffin for gimmicky Sport modes, simply because a good car can do without a discomfort suspension setting. Tragically, the infamous Sport button will live on to satisfy the egos of people who like to pay thousands more to feel their superiority. Here is […] More »

  Comments | By - July 22, 2013