The BMW M3 needs no introduction. We’ve talked at length about the hallowed lineage of BMW’s most focused precision corner-hunter in nothing but words of praise.
From the DTM homologation special E30, to the screaming-V8 E92, BMW’s M Gmbh has been getting it right for decades. Purists argue that might have come to an end with the current generation – the F30 – due to its forced induction.
Continue reading “The BMW E46 M3 – A Bavarian all-rounder.”
If you’ve been keeping abreast of the news lately, you’d know that it’s all been doom and gloom. Natural disasters, incidents, deplorable behavior etc. have become a permanent fixture in the daily news cycle and there doesn’t seem to be any end in sight.
Continue reading “Weekend on Wheels – Part 1 (Saturday).”
It’s been a fairly quiet summer for the Bandit. Fear not, a few things have been in the pipeline, so stay tuned to find out what they are.
BMW – A brand that seemingly covers every avenue of the car industry. Classics, motorsport pedigree, good family haulers, SUVs, motorcycles, hybrids, they’ve got it all. Barring the occasional odd design that gets to see the light of day (I’m looking at you, 5 series Gran Turismo) the Bavarian brand is an automotive heavyweight.
Continue reading “The BMW E92 M3 – Bringing a hero home.”
The E30 M3 has seen a resurgence in popularity in the last few years. We get to see one in the flesh and decide whether there’s something to it.
The BMW M3 has long featured on top ten lists of the best sportscars money can buy. Every year, whenever the big auto magazines do their ‘Car of the Year’, the M3 is a formidable contender for the title, often winning outright.
Continue reading “The BMW E30 M3 – A German motoring legend.”
Our first track experience at the Dubai Autodrome goes way better than expected. Read on to find out why.
The motoring season in Dubai usually blooms between the months of November and March. With lower temperatures, people bring their classics and supercars out of storage and can actually exercise them in whichever form they see fit. Convoy mountain drives, solo blasts and long distance cruises all form part of the activities.
Continue reading “Track Day at the Autodrome – A high speed laughter session.”