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2020 BMW X5 M and X6 M are big SUVs with a race track attitude

Both models get Competition versions and 600-plus horsepower

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BMW recalls 840,000 vehicles to replace Takata airbags

BMW will recall about 840,000 vehicles from the 2007-2015 model years to replace their Takata airbag inflators.

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2016 X6 M brings the power at LA show

BMW tore the cover off the second generation 2016 X6 M Wednesday at the Los Angeles Auto Show.

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2016 BMW X5 M is big and bold, not beautiful

Awesome as it is, the BMW X5 M has never really been an attractive machine. Big and bulgy are the themes here, and that's only more pronounced with the X5's most recent refresh. But no matter, the X5 M has never been about looks – for this machine, it's all about performance, and BMW's hi-po crossover absolutely delivers in this regard.

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X4 launch to spearhead BMW crossover onslaught at NY Auto Show

It's no secret that crossovers are one of the key vehicle types driving today's auto industry profits, and nowhere is that more true than among the world's luxury brands. BMW became one of the first players in the luxury CUV segment when it launched its original X5 in 1999, and buoyed by that model's runaway success, it followed up with the X3 in 2003, the

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Next BMW X5 M snapped storming the Nürburgring

BMW is getting ready to launch the third-generation X5 next year, and not wanting to make performance-minded customers wait too long, the X5 M is expected soon after the standard models. As seen in the video we posted last week, the new Jeffrey N. Ross

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Next BMW X5 M caught bludgeoning 'Ring, sounds fierce

The engineers at BMW's M Division have their magical finite element analysis machines working on the next-generation high-performance version of the company's popular X5 crossover, and they've taken a disguised X5 M prototype to Germany's Nürburgring to run the numbers. According to forum user Jason at Bimmerpost, the impetuous BMW CUV will begin the tren

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BMW pits M3 against X5 M at Laguna Seca in Zanardi-esque promo

It's nice to see that someone at BMW apparently has a wry sense of humor when it comes to the X5 M. We are not shy about admitting that we find it hard to take the 550-horsepower SUV seriously – we famously called it a "2.7-ton Miata with a lampshade on its head and a serious coke habit," when Jeff Sabatini

BMW builds 1,000,000th X5

The BMW X5, old and new – Click above for high-res image gallery

$99 Ultimate BMW Experience reinvents the factory tour

Most factory tours cost a lot less than $99, but BMW has more up its sleeve than a short walk down the production line. BMW's Spartanburg, South Carolina facility is home to a new enthusiast attraction called "The Ultimate BMW Experience." The tour starts out with a trip to the Zentrum museum followed by a tour of the assembly line, where you're likely to see products like the new X5 M get pieced tog

Autoblog Podcast #176 - Beijing, Bailout and Bucks (profits, that is)

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BMW M looking to be more youthful, get more affordable?

BMW Concept 1 Series Tii – Click above for high-res image gallery

BMW announces start-stop system and Competition package for M3, M Sport for X5

BMW M3 Competition Package – Click above for high-res image gallery

REPORT: More details on BMW's rumored M1(s)

BMW 1 Series Tii Concept - click above for high-res image gallery

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