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BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo refresh spotted

Although there have been plenty of rumours about the BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo being canceled, it looks like BMW might be planning some visual tweaks to the odd hatchback as a possible last-ditch effort to improve sales. Judging by these spy shots, BMW is updating the front and rear fascias of the 5 Series GT, but the camouflage does a good job of preventing us from seeing what changes are in store. This could also be some sort of performance version of the car after checking out the stylish wheels wrapped in Pirelli Sottozero 245/50R18 winter performance rubber. On the other hand, this... Read More

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    Spy Shots: BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo refresh spotted
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    Although there have been plenty of rumours about the BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo being canceled, it looks like BMW might be planning some visual tweaks to the odd hatchback as a possible last-ditch effort to improve sales. Judging by these spy shots, BMW is updating the front and rear fascias of the 5 Series GT, but the camouflage does a good job of ...

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    BMW recalls over 32,000 cars and CUVs over fire risk
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    %Gallery-137938% BMW has issued a recall of five different model lines covering the years 2008-2011 due to a fire risk. Turbocharged eight- and twelve-cylinder engines in the 5 Series, 5 Series Gran Turismo, 7 Series, X5 and X6 could suffer from overheating circuit boards that control the electric auxiliary water pump. The overheating board could cause ...

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    BMW considering bringing 5 Series Touring back to North America, V12 to go Hybrid?
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    The 5 Series Gran Turismo hasn't met its lofty sales expectations in North America, so BMW is considering bringing the 5 Series Touring back to our shores. Although nothing is set in stone, Autoblog has learned that the possibility of the wagon making a reappearance on North American soil is back on the table. While sales of the 5 Series GT haven't been ...

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    Spy Shots: BMW to dress up 5 Series Gran Turismo with M Sport package?
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    You may think that adding an M Sport pack to the BMW 5 Series Gran Turismo is the equivalent of putting lipstick on a pig, but let's be honest: BMW has to do something to broaden the 5GT's appeal and try to boost sales. BMW had projected that it would sell between 5,000 and 9,000 of its Gran Turismo range annually in North America. Yet in 2010, the ...