Car and Driver on the revealed i8 Spyder

This roofless version is the most accurate production i8 preview yet.

BMW’s i8 Concept Spyder shows that no matter how high-tech, carbon-fiber-clad, or battery-laden the car, some conventional rules still apply. In this case, even the mighty Bavarian automaker couldn’t escape the Aristotelian maxim, “Where there is a coupe, soon follows a convertible.” (We may be a bit rusty on our Greek history.) And so we have this i8 Concept Spyder, which essentially is an i8 coupe without a fixed roof. Critically, though, the i8 Spyder looks more like a production vehicle than did the coupe concept, and so it gives us a decent idea of what both body ...

Motor Trend: BMW i8 Concept Spyder First Look

The i Brand's Sportiest Model Goes Topless in Beijing

Munich's nascent eco-friendly i brand is off to a busy start. Last September, i unveiled its first two products, the urban-friendly i3 and low-slung i8 concepts, at the Frankfurt Motor Show. At the Beijing show, its display ...

M5: 0 to 100km/h in 3.7 seconds

Motortrend clocks the beast

In the beginning, there was nothing. Then there was a big bang. At the time, it wasn't called the Big Bang, as it was the very first bang, so there were no other bangs to compare it with. Eventually, life evolved far enough ...

BMW Grand River Opening April 16th!

See latest photos and directions.

As you know, BMW Waterloo is moving to our new location. Over the past few months we've been providing construction updates and we're now happy to announce that our BMW Grand River location located at the intersection of Vic...

Motor Trend Massacre

Considering Volvo, Mercedes, Audi, Lexus, Acura, Infiniti or Buick? Read first.

In the car world, a new BMW 3 Series is a big deal. BMW created the small sport sedan class in 1975 with the original E21 3, and even before that with the iconic 2002. Along with the Mercedes-Benz 190E, the segment really ar...

Six Generations of 3 Series

In the beginning...

Are you ready for what’s likely to be the hottest luxury sports sedan in 2012? Except for late 2011 when the refreshed Mercedes-Benz C-Class was competing against the outgoing BMW 3 Series, it’s the BMW that u...

BMW Grand River - Construction Blog #10

Long time no update!

Long time no update!   Things are flying along at our new Grand River site. The interior of the building is in the finishing stage readying for an April opening. Tilers, drywallers, painters, and electricians ar...