Bayerische Motoren Werke AG’s M235i high-performance car has secured the German automaker its highest-ever score from Consumer Reports, beating the costlier Porsche 911 and Chevrolet Corvette in road-test reviews.
Bayerische Motoren Werke AG is rolling out the plug-in i8, its first sports car in more than three decades, in a bid to keep its cutting-edge image as Tesla Motors Inc. shakes up the luxury auto market.
Something was wrong. The BMW 328 Roadster had been sitting in Norbert Schroeder’s Dusseldorf, Germany, garage for three days, and its owner was growing impatient. Schroeder had already inspected the car once without finding anything amiss. Yet he could feel it in his bones: Something wasn’t right.