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Defining Horsepower for Your Daily Commute

Back in the eighteenth century, it was customary for farmers, miners and other industries to use horses to perform acts of manual labor. Horses were powerful workers that could be trained to do various tasks. They did have their limitations though. Like all living things, horses got old and weak, sick and tired. They needed breaks to eat and drink and sleep.

James Watt had created a superior steam engine to those on the market. He attempted to sell his new invention but didn't see a lot of success. Mine owners and farmers didn't feel motivated to switch…

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Headlight Maintenance is Important

The most intelligent vehicle owners are thorough and exhaustive individuals. They give their attention to vehicle brakes, batteries, hoses, and tires. They give their attention to vehicle headlights as well. The headlights contribute to vehicle visibility that can provide drivers with ample peace of mind on the roads of Urbandale, IA and beyond.

Strong visibility is essential for any and all drivers, period. Frequent professional headlight maintenance sessions are important. They can give you the promise of visibility that's consistent and dependable. 

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Planning Your Road Trip Properly with These Travel Tips

If you take the time today to plan for something that could go wrong on your long road trip, you lessen the chances of being disabled and at risk of harm coming to you or your family. Consider packing the following items in the car before your road trip.

Visit BMW of Des Moines and the team will make certain that your car is road-ready for this long journey ahead.

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Performance Unchained in the Refreshed BMW M4

Ever since the BMW M4 broke ground in 2014, it’s solidified itself not just as a stellar successor to the M3 coupe (now offered as sedan-only), but has spawned numerous spin-offs. Although it’s been refreshed for 2018, most of the changes are minor. After all, how could you make a coupe that hits sixty in under four seconds more desirable?

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Graduate With Distinction in the Class-Leading 2017 BMW X1

It appears that the compact crossover is the ruler of the roost in 2017, and that goes for luxury models, too. But if you’re shopping for a BMW, the recently-updated 2017 X1 offers class-topping utility, performance, quality, and features. That’ll check all the right boxes for many shoppers, but the distinctly BMW flavor is what truly makes the X1 stand out.

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The All-New 2018 BMW M5 Gets AWD For the First Time, and 600 Horsepower

The current generation of the M5 is known for being a difficult beast to tame. When the M Performance division set out to create the all-new sixth-gen model, they decided to give it better manners without dulling its teeth. Enter the all-new 2018 BMW M5, which offers M-tuned xDrive AWD for the first time, and a 3.2-second path to sixty from a stop.

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The Variety and Options Make the 2017 BMW X5 A Stellar Midsize Family Hauler

Even vehicles that offer utility as their prime selling point should make a strong impression, and in that, the BMW X5 delivers. Not only does its trademark double-kidney grille and angel-eyed headlamps stand out at the curb and in parking lots, it offers gobs of fun behind the wheel thanks to its RWD-based platform. When it comes to a marriage of performance and function, there’s plenty to love.

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