Next-Gen Scion FR-S Could Ride on Joint BMW/Toyota Platform

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In 2011, BMW and Toyota began collaborating on a new series of lithium-ion batteries. The arrangement was such that BMW would benefit from Toyota’s battery know-how, and Toyota would benefit from BMW’s diesel know-how. Since then, the collaboration has gone from green to sporty. Now the German and Japanese allies are setting their sights on [...]

Next-Gen Scion FR-S Could Ride on Joint BMW/Toyota Platform

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In 2011, BMW and Toyota began collaborating on a new series of lithium-ion batteries. The arrangement was such that BMW would benefit from Toyota’s battery know-how, and Toyota would benefit from BMW’s diesel know-how. Since then, the collaboration has gone from green to sporty. Now the German and Japanese allies are setting their sights on [...]

2013 BMW 328i Under Investigation for Braking Problems

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If you drive a 2013-model-year BMW 328i, you might want to take it easy with your stereotypical aggressive driving. Four consumer complaints about reduced braking performance in the 328i have been reported to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Reuters reports the NHTSA investigations began “after the complaints alleged difficulty in braking the car [...]