Tag: BMW

Klarius exhaust ‘adds 25hp’ to BMW Compact Cup competitor

Klarius exhaust ‘adds 25hp’ to BMW Compact Cup competitor

8th November 2018 | 0 Comments

Racing is competitive at every level and so any advantage counts, but to add 25hp to a car that started with only 122hp with one component change is highly significant. This what a Klarius exhaust and CAT system has done for amateur racer Martin Gadsby’s BMW Compact Cup car, the exhaust manufacturer states.

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Yokohama tyres OE on China-made BMW X3

Yokohama tyres OE on China-made BMW X3

22nd October 2018 | 0 Comments

Yokohama Advan Sport V105 tyres made at Yokohama Rubber’s factory in Suzhou, China will be supplied as original equipment for BMW X3 models manufactured in China. The Suzhou plant began shipping size 245/50R19 105W OE tyres bearing the BMW ‘star’ mark on the sidewall in May.

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Yokohama tyres OE for BMW X4

Yokohama tyres OE for BMW X4

18th September 2018 | 0 Comments

It isn’t just Pirelli tyres that have gained original equipment approval for the new BMW X4 – Yokohama Rubber will also supply its Advan Sport V105 to the all-new model. Two sizes of Yokohama Advan tyres are available as a factory fitment on the BMW X4, 225/60R18 104W and the run-flat 245/50R19 105W fitment.

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Pirelli OE for BMW X4

Pirelli OE for BMW X4

14th September 2018 | 0 Comments

The second-generation BMW X4, presented at the 2018 Geneva Motor Show in March, is available with Pirelli tyres as original equipment. The tyre maker shares that BMW Group recently approved the following Pirelli products for the BMW X4:

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Bridgestone: More than 100 OE tyre fitments in 2018

Bridgestone: More than 100 OE tyre fitments in 2018

24th August 2018 | 0 Comments

According to Bridgestone Corporation, its global investments in research and development are the highest in the industry – it invested more than £710 million in this area last year – and the company says they’ve paid off. As evidence, the tyre maker points to the more than 45 original equipment fitments it has landed on more than 15 vehicle models since the start of 2018. What’s more, over 60 additional fitments are expected to come by the end of this year.

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Klarius launches new 1 Series box set

Klarius launches new 1 Series box set

14th August 2018 | 0 Comments

Continuing its ambitious 2018 new-to-range programme, Klarius Products has added more OEM-quality emission control components to range. With the new additions covering popular makes such as BMW, Volvo, Citroen and Dacia there is plenty to get excited about. All items are now in stock and available with next morning delivery in the UK.

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Bridgestone tyres OE on BMW X3

Bridgestone tyres OE on BMW X3

27th June 2018 | 0 Comments

Bridgestone summer, winter and all-season tyres have been approved as original equipment fitments for the new, third-generation BMW X3 in various global markets. Continuing its long-standing relationship with BMW, Bridgestone is supplying a range of tyres in 14 different sizes from its Alenza 001, Dueler H/P Sport AS and Blizzak lines.

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Bridgestone ‘ologic technology’ goes into sport mode

Bridgestone ‘ologic technology’ goes into sport mode

13th June 2018 | 0 Comments

Bridgestone is pushing its high performance tyre design into new areas with its supply of the sporty new BMW i3s electric car.

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Wider Bridgestone fitment providing more grip for BMW i3s

Wider Bridgestone fitment providing more grip for BMW i3s

6th June 2018 | 0 Comments

The original equipment tyre Bridgestone supplies to the BMW i3 was updated this year to accommodate the introduction of a sporty version of the car, the i3s. The new model has a broader rear track and more expansive rear wheel wells than the regular i3, and Bridgestone is supplying it with OEM tyres that are 20mm wider than the dimension it produces for the standard model.

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Hankook: Two tyre approvals for BMW X3

Hankook: Two tyre approvals for BMW X3

4th June 2018 | 0 Comments

Hankook Tire has won another original fitment order covering both summer and winter tyres, this time for the current BMW X3. The third-generation X3, which was introduced last year, will be available with the Ventus S1 evo² SUV in size 225/60 R18 104 W XL and with Hankook’s winter i*cept evo² SUV in 225/60 R18 104 H XL.

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Bridgestone announces OE approvals for BMW bikes

Bridgestone announces OE approvals for BMW bikes

30th May 2018 | 0 Comments

The Bridgestone Battlax Adventure A41 has been selected as original equipment for a series of BMW motorcycles in the adventure category. Bikes to be fitted with Bridgestone rubber include the BMW R 1200 GS, which will wear the Battlax Adventure A41 in size 120/70 R19M/C 60V (front) and 170/60 R17M/C 72V (rear). This latest OE approval also covers the BMW R 1200 GS Adventure, BMW F 750 GS and BMW F 850 GS.

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Yokohama Advan tyres OE on new BMW M5

Yokohama Advan tyres OE on new BMW M5

1st May 2018 | 0 Comments

The Yokohama Rubber Co., Ltd., is now supplying Advan Sport V105 tyres to BMW Group as original equipment on the new M5 model. The new BMW M5, which debuted in March 2018, comes equipped with 275/40ZR19 (105Y) front and 285/40ZR19 (107Y) rear tyres.

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Bridgestone Battlax Adventure A41 OE on BMW R1200GS, 1200GS Adventure

Bridgestone Battlax Adventure A41 OE on BMW R1200GS, 1200GS Adventure

13th April 2018 | 0 Comments

Bridgestone’s new Battlax Adventure A41 will be fitted as original equipment on the iconic BMW R1200GS and BMW R1200GS Adventure motorcycles.

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Kumho tyres OE on BMW X3

Kumho tyres OE on BMW X3

14th March 2018 | 0 Comments

The Kumho Crugen HP91 has been selected as an original equipment fitment on the latest generation BMW X3. The tyre of choice is a 245/50 R19 105W XL version – these are supplied direct to BMW’s American plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina, where the X3 is produced. From there the completed cars are shipped across the Atlantic for sale in the European market.

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Goodyear & Dunlop tyres OE on BMW 5 Series

Goodyear & Dunlop tyres OE on BMW 5 Series

12th February 2018 | 0 Comments

A wide range of Goodyear and Dunlop tyres have been approved as original equipment fitments for the BMW 5 Series. For summer use, seven sizes Eagle F1 Asymmetric 3, all run-flat fitments, have been approved, along with three sizes of Dunlop Sport Maxx RT2. Winter fitments include two sizes of Goodyear Ultragrip 8 Performance and two sizes of Winter Sport 4D. All Goodyear and Dunlop tyres are * marked to indicate the approval from BMW Group as original equipment.

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