BMW 7 Series 745e plug-in hybrid luxury limousine on display at Brussels Expo
Sedans & Coupes

The 2020 BMW 7 Series Finally Overtook Its Biggest Rival

Some automakers find themselves in pitted against each other as arch enemies. Competition between vehicles can be so fierce that it rivals the greats of the boxing ring. For BMW and its 7 Series, the view has always been the same, ahead of the pack, but still staring down the tailpipe of one major contender. But …

Dark blue 2020 Alpina B7 behind glass, with trees reflecting on the glass
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Alpina: The More Luxurious BMW M Alternative

Although it can make some truly luxurious vehicles, BMW hasn’t always lived up to its reputation. Even the high-performance BMW M cars have sometimes given up something to the competition. And, although that M badge adds speed, that sometimes comes at the cost of daily comfort. Fortunately, just like there are storied Porsche tuners, there …

2006 BMW E90 330i
Cars

Which Used BMW Is the Most Reliable?

Although BMW makes some extremely desirable vehicles, they haven’t always lived up to the German automaker’s reputation. Particularly when it comes to used reliability; the E60 M5, for instance, suffered engine failures described by owners as “catastrophic.” And even well-loved enthusiast choices like the E46 M3 are known for particularly-high running costs. However, it’s still …