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The BMW Steptronic Transmission—Best of Both Worlds

March 17th, 2020 by

For drivers who are passionate about performance, there has long been a compromise when choosing between a manual and an automatic transmission. Sure, a manual gearbox offers more control under those conditions when you need it, but an automatic gives you the flexibility of letting the car decide the shift times when necessary—like during your…

Electric Car Charging Stations Near NYC, Long Island, and Tri-state Area

January 15th, 2020 by

Plug-in hybrid vehicles and electric cars may be relatively new, but there are public charging stations where you can give your car some juice. Many of these charging stations are located near shopping centers, restaurants, parking lots and other public places. There are three levels of charging stations: Level 1, Level 2 and DCFC. Level…

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How To Lease a Used Car

November 16th, 2018 by

When it comes to car leasing, most people just assume that it has to be a new car lease. After all, the whole idea is to keep trading up your vehicle as quickly and easily as possible so that you always have a reliable and different vehicle at your fingertips. But there’s no reason why…

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All New Redesigned BMW X4

March 7th, 2018 by

As one of the most advanced and efficient automakers on the planet, BMW never passes up an opportunity to take its vehicles to the next level. This commitment to innovation and improvement is on display with the redesigned X4. Long celebrated for its sleek, sporty appearance and smooth handling, this sport activity coupe now has…

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BMW’s Autonomous Driving Plan for the Future

July 20th, 2017 by

BMW has always been at the forefront of driving and automotive technology, providing buyers with “the ultimate driving machine” for decades. That commitment to offering the best, most superior vehicles on the road has extended to the world of autonomous driving; the company recently announced its intention to offering a fully autonomous vehicle as early…

How Does BMW Adaptive Suspension Work?

June 27th, 2017 by

BMW has created a way for you to take even better control of your BMW while driving it. This is through the new Adaptive M Suspension. With this new feature, BMW has effectively engineered a way for you to adjust the ride of your BMW to meet all of your driving needs, no matter what…

How does BMW Comfort Access System Work?

June 15th, 2017 by

BMW has a comfort access system that allows you to open the car door and start the engine without having to touch the key. All you have to do is have the key somewhere on you (or near you.) The unique sensors in it are connected to the sensors in the car’s computer system, so…

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What is BMW ConnectedDrive?

May 11th, 2017 by

21st Century Technology for the 21st Century Driver At its core, BMW ConnectedDrive is a technology packet full of the types of services and apps that help you maintain a constant connection to the world around you – even when you’re traveling across it at 60 miles per hour. Many popular mobile apps like Yelp,…

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Wireless Apple Car Play to Debut in BMW 5 Series

May 4th, 2017 by

It was announced that Wireless Apple Car Play will be coming out in the BMW 5 Series in January of this year. This system is brought to you by the American electronics company of Harmon, and essentially turns the larger screen into your iPhone through the use of Bluetooth and wifi — without wires of…

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Great Features in the 2017 BMW 3 Series

March 6th, 2017 by

The BMW 3 Series was introduced in 1975 and it has remained the benchmark for its class. It has been over 40 years since it was first introduced and the 2017 BMW 3 Series is sure to not disappoint. The BMW 3 Series is available as a Sedan, Sports Wagon, and a Grand Turismo. If…

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