BMW Films: The Escape

2017 BMW 5-Series G30 featured in BMW Films "The Escape"

Clive Owen returns as The Driver in “The Escape”, the latest BMW Films directed by Neill Blomkamp (District 9, Elysium, Chappie).

After a 14 year absence, BMW Films has returned with “The Escape”.  Co-starring with Clive Owen is Dakota Fanning as Lily, Vera Farmiga as Dr. Nora Phillips and Jon Bernthal as the main villain Holt.

2017 BMW 5-Series Sedan Featured in BMW Films The EscapeThe Driver’s car of choice this time is the new 2017 5-Series (G30).  It’s hard to make out the exact model, but I would think it’s the M550i with a twin turbo 4.4L V8 with 455 hp which is supposed to be faster than the current F10 M5!

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2017 Camaro ZL1 – Faster than a 997 GT2 & Shelby GT350R Around Nurburgring???

Chevrolet just set a 7:29.60 lap time around the Ring with the 2017 Camaro ZL1, ~12s faster than the previous gen ZL1, leaving rival muscle cars and even some exotic hardware in the dust

I suppose I shouldn’t be surprised at how fast the 2017 Camaro ZL1 is around the ring.  The new Camaro SS 1LE proved just how capable the Alpha platform can be by matching the Porsche Cayman GT4’s time at this year’s Car & Driver Lightning Lap while beating out the Audi R8 V10 Plus, BMW M2 and Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat.

2017 Camaro ZL1 Performance Figures

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