Tag Archives: BMW

  • BMW Hover Ride Concept: Based on a LEGO Kit

    BMW Hover Ride Concept: Based on a LEGO Kit

    Kids and kids at heart have been using LEGO to create impossible machines, and in truth this hobby isn’t so different from the concept vehicles that automotive brands put up for publicity. That subtext has been made text by the BMW Hover Ride concept, which is actually based on a LEGO kit developed with BMW. […]

  • BMW HoloActive Touch: One Step Closer to ‘Minority Report’

    BMW HoloActive Touch: One Step Closer to ‘Minority Report’

    It’s hackneyed now to compare a new piece of technology to Minority Report, especially since that movie is now very close to being 15 years old. But there’s really nothing else you can say about BMW HoloActive Touch, that (if it works like it’s supposed to) will bring us a little bit closer to the […]

  • Letrons: Real-Life Transformers Made From Real Cars (Video)

    Letrons: Real-Life Transformers Made From Real Cars (Video)

    Transformers, while a serious boon to the toy and Michael Bay movie industries, are generally thought to be restricted to the realm of fiction. But a company called Letrons has constructed a real Autobot that appears to transform from a BMW 3 Series coupe to a 15-foot-tall robot. Believe it or not, folks. It’s probably […]

  • BMW Titan Concept: A Real-Life Street Shark (Pics)

    BMW Titan Concept: A Real-Life Street Shark (Pics)

    We all remember the TV show Street Sharks, with its fanciful depiction of anthropomorphic sharks literally swimming through the streets. Now, that legendary television program has inspired visual designer Mehmet Doruk Erdem, who has unveiled the BMW Titan Concept, which looks like a futuristic shark on wheels. Actually, the BMW Titan Concept was designed not […]

  • BMW Paralympian Wheelchair

    BMW Paralympian Wheelchair

    This September, shortly after the conclusion of the Summer Olympics in Rio, the city will be home to the Paralympic Games for the greatest athletes in the world with a range of physical disabilities. In advance of this year’s Games, a redesign of the wheelchairs used in some of the games has been unveiled by […]

  • BMW i8 Mirrorless Concept Car

    BMW i8 Mirrorless Concept Car

    They may not spring immediately to mind when you think of driving, but mirrors are actually pretty crucial to safe travel on the roads of the world, and have been for longer than the vast majority of people on Earth today have been alive. But the rear view mirror’s days may be numbered, if the […]

  • BMW Motorrad Japan “Ignite Straight Six” Custom Motorcycles (Photos)

    BMW Motorrad Japan “Ignite Straight Six” Custom Motorcycles (Photos)

    Ken’s Factory and Hot-Dock Custom Cycles are both renowned for their custom motorcycles, and the two shops have teamed up for a pair of custom takes on the BMW K1600 GTL. The BMW Motorrad Japan project is called “Ignite Straight Six,” and it’s resulted in two awesome-looking custom bikes, with design approaches that couldn’t be more […]

  • Woman Drives Off With Parking Boot on Car, Goes Viral (Video)

    Woman Drives Off With Parking Boot on Car, Goes Viral (Video)

    Hopefully you’ve never had to deal with one of those heavy-duty parking boots in your own life, but you’ve probably seen them out and about even if you’ve never had one put on your car. And if you have seen one, you can’t help but wonder what would happen if you tried to start your […]

  • BMW Vision Future Luxury Concept Car

    BMW Vision Future Luxury Concept Car

      Yet another concept car is here from BMW, this one provoking speculation that it may be the next in BMW’s upcoming flagship 9-Series. It’s called the BMW Vision Future Luxury Concept Car, and it is giving attendees of the 2014 Beijing Motor Show a look at BMW’s plans for the future of luxury automobiles. […]