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November 2, 2017
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4 Delicious Thanksgiving Dinner Recipes

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and that means it is time to start thinking about your Thanksgiving menu. It is important to make sure you have the right turkey, stuffing, sides, and desserts to complete a delicious dinner. But with so many recipes to choose from, how are you to decide?

Although we may be known as one of the best Miami BMW dealers, we’re also happy to help you make the decision easier. Here are some mouth-watering Thanksgiving recipes that will be sure to make your family feast one to remember.

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Maple Glazed Turkey with Bacon and Sage Butter

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October 4, 2017
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The Devastation of Hurricane Irma & How to Help

As you know, residents in Miami and the rest of Florida had several sleepless nights in the final days of Hurricane Irma’s trek toward the Florida Keys. We saw I-95 suffocated with traffic in the days and hours leading up to Irma’s landfall—Irma potentially led to the largest mass evacuation in American history—but did you know that 400,000 cars may have been left to incur Irma’s wrath by themselves? Although the evacuation prevented millions of vehicles from hitting the salvage yard, some weren’t so lucky. Here’s what you need to know about Irma’s impact and ways you can help those affected. Continue Reading →

September 1, 2017
by Danny Chan
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Benefits of Choosing a Certified Pre-Owned BMW in Miami

In life, there are a variety of financial investments that you must make. One of the most important investments is your car. No matter what type of vehicle you decide to buy, it should be well-maintained if you want to get the most out of it. Enter our CPO BMWs for sale in Miami, FL.

At South Motors BMW, we take great pride in knowing that we offer some of the best certified pre-owned BMW cars and SUVs in the area. We believe in always sustaining a used inventory with different options that Miami car shoppers can choose from. For over 60 years, our auto dealership has sold and serviced more than 2 million vehicles, and we can honestly say that BMW certified used models are some of our customers’ favorites.

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August 1, 2017
by Danny Chan
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Savor Summer in Miami During Labor Day Weekend

No one wants summer to end; but until we figure out how to manipulate time, we’ll have to accept that vacations end, leaves fall, and—as Ned Stark says—winter is coming. Before the cold front creeps its way into our lives, we have one last hurrah: Labor Day. The three-day weekend is our chance to get away, enjoy the sun and sand, and pretend that summer will never end. And what better place to celebrate the holiday than right here in Miami, FL?

So, hop in your BMW and cruise to one of these fun Labor Day Weekend events around Miami.

  1. Bike Tours in Miami

Load up your bike on your BMW SUV’s roof rail and cycle around Miami or Homestead, FL. Whether you are an experienced cyclist or haven’t touched your bike since the training wheels came off, a quick cycle will remind you how great it feels to have the wind whip through your helmeted hair.

During Labor Day, enjoy a free bike tour of historic Coconut Grove. A local historian and bike enthusiast will guide you through the beautiful trails, all while keeping a steady cycling pace. Work up a sweat, learn about the city, and enjoy the sights bright and early on September 2nd

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  1. Biscayne Bay Sight-Seeing Boat Cruise

Hop off the bikes at Biscayne Bay and take a cruise through some of Miami’s most beautiful and recognizable sites. See where the stars live thanks to expert tour guides. These 80-minute tours feature food and beverages and have been operating for more than 10 years. Tours take off daily from 12:30 to 6:30 (weather permitting), 365 days a year. There is truly no better way to take in Biscayne Bay!  Continue Reading →

July 1, 2017
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The 5 Best Golf Courses Near Miami, FL

Although Miami’s weather makes for great afternoons on the links all year long, everyone knows that summer is officially the season for golf. Ready your clubs, clean off your cleats, and read on to learn about the five best South Florida golf courses near Miami, as well as the finest BMW accessories and vehicles to make your outing par for the course (pun intended)!

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June 1, 2017
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3 Florida Summer Getaway Destinations in Your New BMW X5

A summer vacation isn’t just about arriving at your destination—it’s also about making the journey to get there. And for that reason, the BMW X5 SUV is the perfect summer getaway vehicle. Check out these incredible Florida vacation spots that you and your BMW X5 can head to when the temperatures start percolating.

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May 1, 2017
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Memorial Day Weekend Events Around Miami, FL

Memorial Day is rapidly approaching, so if you don’t already have your entertainment plans squared away, take a look at our list of local events taking place in the Miami and Palmetto Bay areas—they’re sure to make for an unforgettable holiday weekend, with or without a new BMW taking you there.

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March 31, 2017
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2017 BMW 320i: Setting the Standard

BMW introduced the 3 Series in 1975, and it’s still the benchmark for its class.  Ask people to name an entry-level luxury or sports sedan, and most will name the BMW 3 Series without a second thought. Every 2017 BMW 3 Series focuses on the pleasure of driving, and you’ll find the 2017 BMW 320i beats the Audi A4 and the Mercedes C-Class in terms of ride and handling. The entry-level 320i is fast and fun to drive, with its 180-horsepower 4-cylinder engine that hits 0-60 mph in a speedy 7.1 seconds. But what else does the 320i offer?

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March 1, 2017
by Danny Chan
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How To Choose Between A New Or Used BMW

If you’re thinking of buying a new car or buying a used car, there are many things to consider, such as price, features, warranty, and financing. To help you make the best car buying choice, we compare some of the benefits of buying a new BMW versus purchasing a pre-owned BMW from our Miami BMW dealership.

New Car Benefits Explained.

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1. A New Car Is Exclusively Yours.

When you drive your new BMW off our lot, it’s exclusively yours. No one else but you has ever driven it. Moreover, a brand-new BMW doesn’t come with any surprises or issues left over from a previous owner.

2. Full Factory Warranty.

Getting the full benefit of new-car warranty protection is one of the perks of buying new. BMW has one of the best and most comprehensive new-car warranties in the auto industry. And it comes with every new 2017 BMW we sell.

3. Better Financing.

Whether you lease or finance your new BMW, you may find that banks will give you a better rate because they prefer financing a new car that’s going to hold its value, compared to that of a used car. Continue Reading →

February 1, 2017
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New BMW 5 Series Debuts At Detroit Auto Show

New 2017 5 Series Debuts.

BMW made quite a splash at the recent North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit when they introduced the brilliant new BMW 5 Series to the assembled audience of international automotive journalists and onlookers. BMW also introduced its groundbreaking Concept X2, a remarkable new coupe-styled SAV, (Sport Activity Vehicle) to American audiences for the first time.

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The Best Gets Better.

A stalwart of the BMW lineup, the new 5 Series continues its evolution as one of the world’s top-selling luxury sport sedans. According to the automaker, the 5 Series will be packed with BMW’s latest technology and offer a contemporary new look with LED adaptive headlights now standard.

According to BMW, customers will find improved performance, dynamics, and enhanced steering feel. The 7th-generation 5 Series receives a significant weight reduction and new chassis refinements. Two new engines, a turbocharged 2.0-liter, 4-cylinder mill with a peak output of 248 hp and 258 lb.-ft. of torque, and a potent 3.0-liter inline 6-cylinder turbocharged engine delivering a hefty 335 horsepower and remarkable 332 lb.-ft. of torque, will be offered.

A redesigned chassis and suspension with optional Adaptive Drive and Dynamic Damper control will further enhance the 5 Series’ world-class ride and handling characteristics.

The 5 Series will also get BMW’s latest iDrive 6.0 touchpad controller coupled to a standard 10.25-inch display with available gesture and intelligent voice control. A multi-color heads up display (HUD), standard two-zone climate control, ambient lighting, and available 16-way front Sport seats with massage function are just some of the many exceptional appointments designed to set the new BMW 5 Series apart. Continue Reading →