BMW X2 Safety Features

The new BMW X2 is a compact SUV that is safe for drivers and passengers. It features six airbags, including side curtains, and an excellent safety rating from the NHTSA, which gives it five stars. The safety features also include automatic high beams and lane departure warning systems to help keep you on the road and out of harm's way!


These safety features, according to NHTSA, and IIHS help to make this BMW the safest SUV on the road!


BMW is a brand known for its safety engineering and has been since it first introduced the "Safety of Body…

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A Quick Look at the BMW X3

The X3 is a compact crossover SUV manufactured by BMW. This is a true luxury vehicle with an upscale interior and impeccable craftsmanship. Ride quality is smooth, and the cabin is impressively quiet. Here at BMW of Chattanooga, we are also impressed with the ruggedness and capabilities of this SUV.

At the highest trim level is the X3 M40i model. It comes equipped with a twin-turbocharged, 6-cylinder engine that can produce an amazing 382 horsepower. This engine is paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission that was designed for smooth shifting and a sporty performance. 

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BMW Brings Back the 3 Series Compact Sedan

The 3 Series created by BMW makes a reappearance to the delight of luxury car enthusiasts who prefer the agility that a smaller vehicle provides. Along with a generous list of opulent amenities, the cars available in Chattanooga come with a selection of powertrains designed for performance.

Base 330i models in our BMW of Chattanooga inventory have an eight-speed automatic transmission and a turbocharged, four-cylinder 2.0-liter engines that put out 255 hp and 294 lb-ft of torque. The M3 stands on the other end of the spectrum with a six-speed manual transmission and a

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The Benefits of Hiring a Mechanic with ASE Certification

You may not know a lot about your mechanic or their background, which can lead to issues if they're spending time working on your car. Unfortunately, many people don't realize the importance of hiring a mechanic that is ASE-certified. ASE certification requires taking specific courses related to automotive, electrical, and mechanical systems. The mechanic must have two years of work experience and pass an extensive test to earn their certification.

ASE certification enhances the skills and qualifications of the mechanic to ensure they have more knowledge about different types of 

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How do extreme temperatures affect car batteries?

Extreme temperatures can be a challenge for car batteries. Colder weather requires more voltage to start the engine, and hot weather causes them to discharge faster than normal. The following steps will help you keep your battery healthy in any climate:

1) Keep it cool by storing it in a shady spot on cold days or by wrapping it with an insulating material like heavy cloth or cardboard when you store it indoors during extreme heat.  
2) Avoid high-speed charging and quick discharging of your battery (i.e., avoid rapid acceleration).
3) Allow the battery to warm up gradually before…

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The BMW 540i Trim At A Glance

The BMW 540i is one of the most powerful, yet luxurious models in the BMW 5 Series lineup. The BMW 540i is often described as an executive sedan due its sophisticated design and lush feel. The 540i is accompanied by plenty of features and amenities that is sure to provide a comfortable and opulent driver for all BMW lovers.

BMW 540i Exterior Features

The BMW 540i's standard exterior features are sure to capture the eye of plenty car lovers and include:

  • 18 inch spoke reflex silver wheels with all season tires
  • Trapezoid shaped exhaust tips
  • Chrome lined exterior trim…
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Tips for Buying a Used Car

Buying a used car can be tricky and hectic if the buyer does not have the right guidelines for going about it. The car selling market has changed because many car buyers are going for the used cars more than new cars. The significant advantage of purchasing a used car is it saves you more money than a new one.
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The following are essential tips to remember when buying a used car:

  • Decide on which car you want regarding your daily activities, the size, and consider the type of roads.
  • Plan your budget according to your finances to avoid overspending…
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The BMW you've been waiting for

The BMW 6 Series is a luxury sports car that was designed to offer an affordable entry point for buyers in Chattanooga. While it does not have the same level of performance as other models, it has many features that make up for this. It's also one of the most fuel-efficient cars available on the market today.

There's a lot of room for style and sophistication in the new BMW 6 Series. The latest redesign features luxurious, modern interior styling as well as an array of standard equipment. The powerful engine is matched with precision transmission that'll…

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BMW 5 Series Overview

Have you seen the latest BMW 5 Series trims? These are incredibly powerful midsize sedans with all kinds of features included even in the base edition. These trims include the 530i and 530e for standard editions, as well as electric options. The upgrades include the 540i, 550i, and M5 trims.

The 540i has been called the best of the bunch for value thanks to its V6 engine and powerful acceleration. The 550i offers a bit more power and xDrive powertrain, which allows you to change driving modes on the fly depending on efficiency or sport mode. 

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Cleaning Under the Hood

The engine of your car tends to get dirty over time and can be cleaned in a similar manner as the exterior. The first thing that you want to do is schedule a time to clean the engine when it's not raining and when it's warm outside so that all of the components can dry as quickly as possible.

If you've been driving in Chattanooga, you want to let your car cool down before cleaning the engine. Plastic covers should be removed from parts under the hood, such as the covers on the battery. You should also…

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