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The new BMW M5: Soon to be a star on the road

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The new BMW M5: Soon to be a star on the road, sooner still a star on the screen.

High-performance sedan makes exclusive appearance as cover car for the Limited Collector’s Edition of the Xbox 360 racing game Forza Motorsport 4 – Launch also marks the start of the BMW M5 Forza Cup – Winner’s prize is a BMW M5.

Munich. The upcoming launch of the new BMW M5 has set pulses racing, thanks, among other things, to its athletic and elegant design, V8 engine with M TwinPower Turbo technology developing 412 kW/560 hp, seven-speed M Double Clutch Transmission with Drivelogic, and Active M Differential. And now the Forza Motorsport 4 racing simulation game for the Xbox 360 console provides the perfect outlet for this excitement. Ahead of the car’s official road launch, ambitious gamers can now thread the high-performance sedan around the world’s most spectacular race circuits on their TV or computer screens. The Limited Collector’s Edition of the latest version of Forza Motorsport sees the new BMW M5 not only taking on the role of “hero car” but also featuring as the game’s cover star. On the same day as the game is released (October 14, 2011), registration will open for the BMW M5 Forza Cup. The competition to set the fastest virtual laps in the new M5 will build to a climax in the finale at the BMW Welt. The fastest gamer will earn him or herself the keys to a very real high-performance experience; the winner’s prize is a BMW M5.

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October 28, 2011 at 3:35 pm

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Introducing The All-New 6th Generation BMW 3 Series Sedan

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Introducing The All-New 6th Generation BMW 3 Series Sedan Dynamic, Efficient and Luxurious

Woodcliff Lake, NJ – October 14, 2011 11:15 am EDT …With the announcement of the sixth generation BMW 3 Series Sedan, the benchmark by which all sport sedans are measured just got raised. The pioneering history of the 3 Series serves as inspiration for the new sports sedan, whose powerful styling represents a fresh interpretation and conscientious development of traditional BMW design cues. It will not only set new standards for performance and handling but also for luxury, technology and efficiency as well.

The all-new BMW 3 Series Sedan arrives in US showrooms in February 2012 as a 2012 model.

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October 27, 2011 at 6:13 pm

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