The highest praise I can give a sports car is to say it performs well both on a track and while driving slowly around town. Why? Because anybody can make a no-compromises car that's fast on the track but beats you to death on the streets. Likewise, anybody can make a comfy boulevard cruiser that wallows around the track. What's tricky is hitting that balance.
April 12, 2009
Test Drive: 2009 BMW 335d
When putting fuel-efficient vehicles on a shopping list, most wouldn't mark down any BMWs, which are better known for 0-to-60-m.p.h. performance than for sipping liquid energy.
March 15, 2009
Test Drive: 2009 BMW 535i xDrive wagon
Most automakers turned to SUVs and crossovers to carry a load of people and their possessions because most people want a machine far more stylish than a station wagon.
June 1, 2008
Test Drive: BMW X6 35i review
The BMW X6 looks like a military weapon, with a front end that appears ready to take a chomp out of anything that gets in its way.
April 13, 2008
Test Drive: BMW 1-Series review
A baby Bimmer.
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