Author: Robb Report UK

The BMW X7

Redefining the luxury SUV segment by blending presence and personality, the X7 manages to look, simultaneously, light and nimble as well as robust and imperious, thanks to deft athletic styling. A generously-spaced interior, with its high-quality leather with contrasting decorative elements, gives off an air of functionality and freedom – and even a third row […]

The BMW 8 Series Convertible

The open-top version of BMW’s 8 Series shares its coupe sibling’s sporty silhouette, while on those balmy Summer days, tearing up the Tarmac on some well-cambered country lane, drivers can open the stylish soft-top roof, which unfolds in only 18 seconds and can be activated at speeds up to 31mph. Driving with the top down, […]

The BMW 8 Series Coupé

A marriage of BMW’s impressive racing heritage and luxury design credentials, the 8 Series’ two-door coupes – which come in petrol or diesel – elevate the marque’s offerings into loftier realms of luxury. With its athletic contours and a new double-bubble roofline, it looks set to pounce – and, indeed, the TwinPower Turbo eight-cylinder petrol […]

Design for life: Adrian van Hooydonk, Senior Vice President, BMW Group Design talks to Mike Duff about creating automotive icons-in-the-making

Luxury car buyers have never had it so good, but the huge increase in choice means that design has become much more important. Styling has always distinguished a brand’s products from that of its rivals: a BMW must always look like a BMW, with some familiar cues acknowledged and referenced. But design also needs to […]