Most current BMW models aren’t quite the ultimate driving machines of the past. Instead, they focus more on technology, comfort, refinement, and fuel efficiency. BMW still offers fun-to-drive sporty cars, such as the 2 Series coupe and M-designated models, along with very plush luxury cars and a wide variety of polished SUVs. The i sub-brand includes two electric cars, the small i3 and more performance-oriented i8. The iDrive infotainment control system has become more intuitive since its inception more than a decade ago. The line is being freshened with the 3 Series, 8 Series, X7, and Z4. Brand reliability and owner satisfaction rank highly for most models.
Automakers oversell the capabilities of these systems, leading to potential danger, IIHS says.
The panel also answers viewer questions about the Toyota RAV4, all-weather tires, and more.
These two models set the standard for the luxury-compact-SUV category.
This reborn sports car is surprising, delightful, and entertaining.