Watch as the new twin-turbo V8 BMW X5 M takes on the plucky 1M in a rolling start drag race.
If you don’t have your January issue of CAR yet, then maybe this little video will get you running to the nearest outlet. Featuring some… Read more →
Welcome to the first SA road test of the maddest 1 Series yet.
This video concentrates on the flying lap racing driver Deon Joubert set during our track test. With a time of 1:24,81, 1 M Coupé did the same time as the Audi TT RS at 1:24,80, was a second slower than the BMW M3 Frozen Edition and, more importantly, faster than the standard BMW M3’s 1:25,50. For the full road test, get hold of the August issue of CAR.
Sudhir chats about the BMW 1 series M Coupé before racer Deon Joubert takes it onto the track at Killarney and, boy, was he impressed! Read the full road test in the August 2011 issue of CAR magazine. And to find out the lap time!
Hear and see the 250 kW BMW 1 Series M Coupe being drifted “through” a range of obstacles on a runway… can those stunts be genuine or is the whole thing computer-generated? You tell us!
BMW’s newly-unveiled 1 Series M Coupé eschews all such frippery as dual-clutch transmission and opts for a purist approach with a six-speed manual mated with a 250 kW twin-turbo straight six…