Earlier this week, BMW Asia launched their latest 1 Series on Singapore’s shores. Now simply called “The 1” (as opposed to “The 1 Series”), the new 1 promises more space and more usability for those wanting to get into their first BMW. Interestingly, BMW has also launched this car in partnership with not Jet Li, […]
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Having arrived into the city just past lunchtime on a Sunday afternoon and with a flight to catch the next evening, time was not exactly on my side, but with the help of google maps, I plotted my way through the touristy bits of the British capital and having just a day (okay, maybe a […]
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The past few weeks have been a rather exciting time to be an auto-otaku in Singapore, with a number of automotive meets and events happening over two consecutive weekends. A showcase of tuned up and dressed up machines over at IAM Singapore, a heritage event for both old and youngtimers, and this casual yet eye-opening […]
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I always enjoy attending car meets, while auto shows and press launches might present to us the latest and shiniest machinery, it is only at car meets where one gets to fully immerse themselves into not just the cars on display, but also the people and culture that comes with these meets. Which is why […]
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Frankfurt might not be the most obvious choice for automotive fans travelling to Germany. Whilst Stuttgart has the amazing Mercedes-Benz and Porsche museums and Munich the BMW equivalent, Frankfurt doesn’t quite have the same reputation when it comes to speedhunting. But if you are willing to travel a short distance out of the main city […]
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For those who’ve been keeping track, yours truly had unexpectedly managed to win a full month’s worth of access to, erm, Access by BMW. A new automotive subscription service by BMW that promises all the joy of having a BMW to drive, without the commitments that come with vehicular ownership. Coming from an owner’s perspective, […]
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Through the years, I’ve had the good fortune of test driving almost all the latest machines coming out of the fabled Munich manufacturer’s front gates but, there were a few that managed to slip by and the much-celebrated 1M was one of them. Somehow, the opportunities to bring the 1M out for a drive just […]
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