Blackpink’s addictively catchy Boombayah introduced the world to a revolutionary Korean-pop group whose popularity would soon rocket towards the stratosphere, a strong synth-heavy dance track filled with hard-hitting bass notes, rapid-fire lyrics and ground shaking choruses. And as I felt each and every pulsating drum beat reverberate through my body with 560 watts of power courtesy of […]Read more "Boombayah: Driving the BMW iX xDrive40"
The year is 1989, the cold war ended, Hershey’s reduced the size of their chocolate bar, Spandex was all the rage and the idea that a single virus could shut down the entire World in almost an instant was nothing more than a figment of one’s wild imagination. 1989 was also the year a young […]Read more "Zappin’ it to you: BMW iX and iX3 LCI energise into Singapore"
Yes, it’s here folks, the Rolls Royce Black Badge Ghost, for their most discerning of discerning customers. For whom money is but a mere inconvenience and the faintest hint of pompous showy bling is an affront to their very existence. Rolls Royce calls it a “celebration of Post Opulence in extremis and the purest expression […]Read more "The Rolls Royce Black Badge Ghost lands in Singapore with more post opulence than anything our filthy minds can dream of"
While 46% does sound rather good, given the level of online chat, I’m surprised it’s not even higher! I guess surveys take time to conduct and even more time to collate the results and as such might not be an entirely accurate representation of today’s sentiments. Nevertheless, this is a promising direction for the future […]Read more "BMW Group Asia study reveals 46% of Singaporean drivers are ready to go electric"
There’s no denying it, the automotive landscape is undergoing a strong undercurrent of change that is at once hopeful, intriguing and exciting. Building on their years of research and development since the i3, the iX3’s launch in Singapore also heralds the arrival of BMW’s fifth-generation eDrive technology. With these rapidly evolving technological breakthroughs, we are finally […]Read more "Circuiting into the City: Driving the all-electric BMW G08 iX3"
This is it ladies and gents, 35 years in the making and after a slightly shorter period of hopeful anticipation, the new BMW M3 and M4 have finally landed on our local shores and thanks to the kind people at BMW Asia, we were given first dibs behind the wheels of the most controversial iterations […]Read more "A love letter from BMW: Driving the G80 M3 Competition and G82 M4 Competition"
Just like individualistic people, modern BMW Coupes face quite a challenge throughout their gestation period. Visually, while they might share similar underpinnings with their sedan counterparts, they have to carry their own distinct identity, familiar enough to sit within the same family yet special enough to set themselves apart and be appreciated for years to […]Read more "For the individual: Driving the BMW G22 420i"
While we might have covered quite a couple of early morning drive pitstops, I’m pretty sure there are still many gems out there left unturned, but until then, here are 5 more places to drop by after an early morning cruise. Once again in no particular order. 11: Tiong Bahru Bakery Safari130E Minden Rd, Weekend […]Read more "Yet another 5 spots for Car & Kopi"
Knowing that plenty of cafes and bistros are peppered around our little island, it probably didn’t make much sense to leave you dear reader with just 5 places to enjoy your weekend morning post-drive refreshment. So here’s another 5. Guten Appetit. 6: Common Man StanStanley St, Weekend hours 730am-630pm. Opening hours: ★★★★★Another early morning riser, […]Read more "5 more spots for Car & Kopi"
With pretty much zero to no chance of organising a car meet legally, enjoying the car life has been a somewhat solitary affair for the past (and future) few months. While driving with a posse of friends is fun, solo drives does allow one the freedom in choosing whichever road to go down, whenever. Incidentally, […]Read more "5 spots for Car & Kopi"