All this worship of Putin just makes me laugh. He's had his shrewd moments, but he's also made quite a lot of dangerous miscalculations. His economy is living on borrowed time and by taking the aggressive actions he has he's pretty much made sure it can't recover. He unnecessarily created a whole class of powerful… » 11/26/14 12:12pm Wednesday 12:12pm

The bits we can see of that interior really look cheap for a luxobarge. It doesn't look any more special than a 3-series, which isn't even up to par in its much cheaper class. I hope there are some nicer materials and forms on tap for production than what we can see here. » 11/26/14 12:36am Wednesday 12:36am

I just can't get past the sound of the N20. Every time I started my car I'd feel like I was driving an econobox. A shame, because except for the sound it's a great engine. But, until it sounds more refined, if I spend BMW money it's going to be for a car with at least six cylinders. » 11/25/14 5:10pm Tuesday 5:10pm

The very fact that it doesn't feel like a big deal is what's so dangerous. Large light trucks don't have the grip of passenger cars. They can't turn as quickly and their stopping distances are significantly longer. Yet untrained people constantly drive their F-350 dualies as though they were 550is. They tailgate,… » 11/18/14 11:37pm 11/18/14 11:37pm