The BMW X7 M50i and M50d are the Bavarian brand’s current flagship SUVs as no fully-fledged M variant has been planned. In an attempt to… Read more →
It seems BMW is developing a new quad-turbodiesel engine.
The X6 is now in its second generation. When the first version arrived, it’s raison d’etre was questioned by new-model-weary journos and much of the… Read more →
BMW has released details on the local range of its brand-new third-generation X5. It’ll be available from January. The range kicks off with the 225… Read more →
Performance diesel SUVs? You bet! We have received both the X6 M50d (the subject of this driving impression) and X5 M50d in quick succession, and whereas the powertrain and underpinnings are shared, their portrayed images cannot be further apart. The athletic-looking X6 is definitely the poser’s choice while the X5 offers more substance and a slightly less imposing demeanour. I took the X5 M50d on a road trip to experience its real-world charm.
How many turbos are too many? BMW would argue that three is just enough. We recently had the X6 M50d on test and were left… Read more →