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BMW iNext

In keeping with the motto E-MOBILITY IS THE NEW NORMAL, vehicles will be able to do much more than just drive electric in the future. Over the next few years, the BMW Group will be concentrating not only on strengthening sustainable mobility, but also on expanding additional technological competencies. Highly autonomous and partially autonomous vehicles […]

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Summer Tires vs. Winter Tires

There’s an almost constant argument among car enthusiasts about which is more important in winter weather: four-wheel drive or winter tires. The answer is both, … There’s an almost constant argument among car enthusiasts about which is more important in winter weather: four-wheel drive or winter tires. The answer is both, honestly, as the combination of […]

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BIG Savings at Peterson BMW

Save up to $15,000 off remaining BMW Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles. A Certified Pre-Owned BMW comes with more than just the thrill of owning The Ultimate Driving Machine®. It comes with the peace of mind of having a comprehensive unlimited mileage warranty for one year, and the confidence of knowing that you didn’t sacrifice performance for price. Legendary […]

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Just in…the BMW M5

After five generations of rear-wheel-drive M5s, BMW’s heavy-hitting sport sedan will drive all four wheels for the first time ever for 2018. The new model is quicker and more powerful, but it is also more refined than the car it replaces. The 2018 BMW M5 gets the latest version of the automaker’s twin-turbo 4.4-liter V-8 […]

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90th Anniversary

L.G. Peterson had a fascination for cars. As an ambulance  driver and mechanic during WW1 he saw the motorized automobile make its way into the military and the American lifestyle. In 1928, his dream of owning his own car business became a reality and he established Peterson Motor Company in the Treasure Valley. His love for the car […]

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The BMW Third Row Crossover

BMW recently announced that the all-new third row BMW X7 was in the preproduction phase at the BMW plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina.  Preproduction is the phase in between prototyping and production, which gives the automaker the chance to make sure there aren’t any issues. Because the vehicle isn’t completely ready it has only been seen with […]

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Steve Jobs’ BMW is Going to Auction

  The 2000 BMW Z8 that was once owned by Steve Jobs is heading to auction where Sotherby’s expects it will sell between $300,000 and $400,000 with no reserve. The story is that Larry Ellison, CEO of Oracle, talked Jobs into buying the Z8 back in October of 2000. Even though the car has been […]

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Drifting i3

When you think of drifting, you might not consider the i3 as a drifting king. So, DPCCars put it in the hands of Finland Rally legend and Rally Hall of Fame inductee, Rauno Aaltonen. Better known as the “Rally Professor,” Aaltonen won several championships between 1965-1985. Watch Rauno take this BMW i3 around a European […]

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Kris Kringle & Campfire Carols

  Peterson BMW of Boise was  excited to be a part of the Kris Kringle & Campfire Carols Tree Lighting and Santa arrival at the Village at Meridian on Friday, November 18th. We especially liked Santa’s new sleigh. Let’s just say he now prefers an eco-friendly, 309 horsepower plug-in hybrid.     If you missed out […]

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Boise State Grad Wins Gold

BMW is a proud sponsor of the U.S. Paralympic Teams, this is the sixth year supporting the advancement of Team USA. In support of its global commitment to performance-driven sports, BMW announced plans to design a racing wheelchair for the 2016 U.S. Paralympic Track & Field Team. BMW created an aerodynamically efficient, carbon-fiber racing wheelchairs that […]

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