Category Archives: BMW

Monaco Formula One Grand Prix

Formula One is a great sport and even if you are not an avid follower you will probably recognise the names Lewis Hamilton or Jenson Button if they were to come up in conversation. With the Monaco Grand Prix last weekend we thought it was only appropriate to give you an update on what has happened so far.
Monaco is probably the most lavish of the Grand Prix during the season. It is usually a star studded affair with the like of Sir Patrick Stewart making […]

MotorQuoteDirect’s March Roundup of the Motor World

There have been some exciting announcements in the motor industry this month, which is why we have rounded up some of our favourites for our readers. Firstly, the new Range Rover Sport, which is set to be launched in 2015, has been spotted out and about, and there is also news that Dacia is planning on launching a new city car which will cost a tiny £5000, which is great news considering the extra costs that come with running a vehicle such as car insurance. […]

London Motorexpo returns for another year

London Motorexpo, the UK’s largest free-to-attend motoring event, got underway this week and is set to break all records this year.
Returning for one week only between June 10 and 16 in the exclusive setting of London’s bustling business district Canary Wharf, Motorexpo’s revolutionary show format is a real fan favourite, attracting hundreds of thousands of visitors annually. With more brands exhibiting this year than ever before, visitor numbers are expected to exceed the record 460,000 who attended last year’s event.

The Real Stars of Fast And Furious 6

With the release of the Fast And Furious 6 movie now on the horizon, car enthusiasts the world over are once again drooling over the prospect of seeing a startling array of high powered machines put through their paces on the big screen.

The BMW i8 draws closer

Excitement is steadily mounting in the car world for the official unveiling of the BMW i8 supercar. As the finishing touches are made on the vehicle, the German automobile manufacturer has recently revealed design details of the plug-in hybrid electric vehicle which is due to release next year.

BMW X4 Concept

We already understand that BMW is planning to fill in the gaps in its already standard line-up with the incredible 2 Series and 4 Series. Although now, it’s turning all of its attention to its X models as it introduces the concept of the new X4 at the Shanghai Motor Show later this month.

BMW’s New 4 Series

Well, the Detroit Motor Show is generating yet more excitement with the long awaited BMW 4 Series Coupe which is set to replace the currently extremely popular 3 Series.

The Friday Five – BMW

This week’s Friday Five was born out of the article we posted earlier this week about the BMW i8. It left us wondering whether BMW really were kick starting the beginning of a new chapter in car design and engineering which then led to us thinking about what the best BMW of all time is. So, feast your eyes on this array of the five finest BMW’s you can buy motor insurance for.
1. BMW 3.0 CSL “Batmobile”
Dubbed the “Batmobile” due to its rather ridiculous rear […]

The BMW i Project

BMW have this week confirmed that they are to increase the production of the Birmingham Hams Hall engine facility. In doing so the new three cylinder turbocharged i8 engine will be produced. This is the engine that is set to power the production version of the innovative and rather futuristic i8 Spyder.
The Story of the i8
The i8 Spyder is set to take the automotive world by storm. Not only will it look like it’s from out of space, but it will be quick too whilst […]

BMW Revamp Flagship Model

BMW’s popular 7-Series has undergone some mild cosmetic work, however, under the skin, it’s seen some more substantial upgrades. This includes several new engines and a re-developed, upgraded rear suspension.
Executive Choice
The 7-Series has been the executive’s choice of BMW for many years – it offers great luxury and fantastic performance whilst being a large and luxurious car. It also offers pretty reasonable motor insurance quotes.
The 7-Series of the 90s, in our opinion, is one of the best looking executive cars ever built. It had style […]