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Top Ten Dead Car Models We Miss Most

Bring these cars back. Seriously, there are some car models that, for a multitude of reasons, seem to resonate with the car enthusiast nation after they’re no longer available for us to buy new. Some on our list are obvious choices that have been crowed about for years, others are a bit more subtle, but all are worthy of resurrection.

By Bradley Iger | July 27, 2011
Driven: 2012 BMW 1-Series M Coupe (Prototype)

We’ll always have a simmering adoration for the original M3 that brightened our world back in 1985. That M3 had nearly ideal proportions and still looks so tempting to the eye. It remains a blast to drive, too. That is, whenever BMW lets us take out one of its perfectly maintained museum pieces and tells us to have at it.

By Matt Davis | October 19, 2010
Spy Shots: BMW 1M Running Around Germany

The BMW 1M (M1? 135M? 135 mDrive?) has been spied yet again on the roads of Germany. Despite BMW’s psychedelic camouflage obscuring the majority of the body, the aggressively flared wheel arches and a deeper front chin spoiler, long-time signatures of the M brand, are observable.

By Brandon Turkus | April 20, 2010
Spy Shots: 1-Series M Goes To Green Hell

We already posted images of an M version of the BMW 1-Series coupe as it tested on public roads. Today, we offer these images of the high-performance 1 lapping the Nürburgring, this time sporting a carbon fiber roof, as our spy shooter points out.

By John Beltz Snyder | April 15, 2010
Spy Shots: BMW 1-Series M Spotted On The Road

Our spy photographer sent us these photos of what appears to be an M version of the beloved 1-Series coupe.

By John Beltz Snyder | April 07, 2010


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