BMW 7 Series Diesel Coming To The USA

As past of a continuing plan to sell more diesels here in the USA, BMW is launching its oil-burning luxury sedan at the upcoming Chicago Auto Show. Boasting more than 400 ft-lbs of torque and fuel economy near 30 MPG, this is one big sedan that knows how to make the most out of every gallon of fuel.

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BMW i5 Under Consideration As Tesla Model S Competitor

According to insiders, sales of the Model S have convinced some at BMW that a competitor car, possibly called the BMW i5, has a lot of potential in a market created and dominated by Tesla.

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Frankfurt 2013: The Aplina D3 Is A 53 MPG Biturbo Beast

Delivering hybrid-like gas mileage and lots of low-end torque, German automakers are making a big push increase diesel awareness. Once Americans learn more about cars like the BMW-based Alpina D3, diesel envy could reach a fever pitch.

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BMW Concept X5 eDrive Plug-In Hybrid Breaks Cover

While BMW has been dabbling in diesel sedans and readying i3 and i8 for their 2014 debut, the German automaker has not neglected those who would rather have a hybrid. Next month at the Frankfurt Auto Show, the BMW Concept X5 eDrive plug-in hybrid will be unveiled to the world, and though not confirmed for production, it certainly looks ready for primetime.

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350 Horsepower Alpina D3 Diesel Bimmer Could Debut Soon

Americans are just starting to dip their toes into the diesel-powered car market again, but over in Europe oil-burners have been big business for decades. Whole tuning shops are dedicated to turning turbodiesels into torque monsters, and BMW specialist Alpina may be preparing a 350 horsepower, all-wheel drive BMW 335d.

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Flashback Friday: The BMW Diesel-Powered Lincoln Mark VII

In the early 80s American automakers were caught flat-footed by yet another oil crisis and serious inflation woes. This led to the rapid deployment of diesel cars, which no American automaker had any experience with. While GM developed an awful diesel V8 on its own, Ford paired with BMW to offer a line of diesel-powered Lincoln Mark VII coupes that are today valued more for their rarity than performance.

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2014 BMW 328d Rated At 32/45 MPG

The popularity of diesel engines in new cars is rising in America, though over in Germany driving diesels is a way of life. The BMW 328d is the latest diesel-powered sedan that Bimmer will offer to Americans, and it will also be the most efficient, boasting a 32 mpg city rating and an outstanding 45 mpg on the highway.

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Diesel-Powered BMW 328d Is Good For 48 MPG, Lots Of Torque

We already knew that BMW would bring a diesel 3-series, the 328d, to the New York Auto Show. What we didn’t know is that in addition to an impressive amount of torque, this diesel Bimmer would be good for up to 45 mpg. Wowza.

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Diesel Powered BMW 328d To Debut At New York Auto Show

BMW has pledged to bring a new wave of modern diesel engines to American shores, and true to their word the BMW 328d will make its U.S. debut at the New York Auto Show. With 180 horsepower and fuel economy that could exceed 40 mpg on the highway, this German diesel sedan could lure away some hybrid buyers.

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