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How Do You Know When It's Time for New Tires in Seattle?

BMW vehicles bring legendary performance to the Seattle roads. But if your tires can't keep up, that performance suffers. Just like every part of your BMW, even your tires need to be maintained periodically and replaced when needed with tires from the BMW Tire Center.

How do you know when it's time for new tires?

  • When your tires' treads wear down, also called bald tires, they can't grip the road as effectively. That leads to less capable and potentially unsafe handling.
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BMW Unveils Electric Performance in the 2018 BMW i3 and First Ever BMW i3s

How should the performance of the upcoming 2018 BMW i3 and first ever BMW i3s be described? Electric. BMW is set to unveil both vehicles this month, and continues to prove that zero emissions translates to award winning performance on the Seattle roads.

The 2018 BMW i3 isn't your ordinary electric vehicle. With up to 170 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque, it can go from 0 to 60 mph in 7.2 seconds, and cruise up to 93 mph. And all that torque? It springs into action from the moment you press the accelerator, giving you a jolt…

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Leasing a New BMW is a Smart Option in Seattle

The thrill of opening up the engine on the road. The premium and comfortable cabin. The cutting edge technology available at your fingertips. These are just a few of the reasons so many love driving a brand new BMW. And you could have these feelings more often when you lease a new BMW from BMW Seattle. Leasing is a smart option for Seattle drivers.

Why is leasing a new BMW such a good idea? Here are four reasons:

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The 2017 BMW 5 Series is an IIHS Top Safety Pick Plus

When premium performance is demanded, advanced safety is required. BMW meets the need for safe thrills on the Seattle roads with the 2017 BMW 5 Series. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) deemed the 5 Series a Top Safety Pick Plus, the highest safety rating available. The 2 Series and 3 Series were also awarded the IIHS Top Safety Pick Plus designation, and we're happy to add another BMW vehicle to the…

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BMW i8: A Clearer View

When BMW offers a peek at their i8 Roadster, we do everything we can to get as long a look as we can. The most recent peek came from the factory-released video, and gives the clearest look yet. We can see that the i8 will be a targa-top convertible, and will features a new twist on its front and rear lighting.

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No Need to Avoid City Driving

If you are one of the people who does everything that they can to avoid driving in a city, we completely understand; with all the traffic, people, and stresses, it just isn't worth it. It has become easier to go somewhat out of your way to take a train or bus, but BMW doesn’t think it should be that way. They have partnered with INRIX to give their drivers the most up-to-the-minute information about where the traffic is and where you are most likely to find a parking spot.

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The First Ever Winner of the World Urban Car Award is the BMW i3

There's a first time for everything, and this year was the first time that the World Urban Car Award was given out at the New York International Auto Show. And the winner? None other than the new BMW i3. Seattle drivers who have been waiting for a luxurious electric car need not wait any longer.

BMW continues to raise the electric-car bar, and is gaining recognition for doing so…

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What Do You Get From the BMW Certified Pre-Owned Program?

Seattle drivers hear about the benefits of new versus used vehicles all the time. So it's no surprise if you're caught between the reliability of a new vehicle and the affordability of a used one. But what if you could have both? That's exactly what you'll find with a BMW Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) vehicle.

With a BMW CPO vehicle, you get a reliable vehicle for less. How do we know it's reliable? Well, here's what you get from the BMW CPO Program:

  • A pre-owned BMW that has less than 60,000 miles, and has…
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Your BMW Feels Like a Race Car... And Now Your Service Can Too

As you rev your engine, and get ready to open up your BMW on the Seattle highway, you can sometimes mistake your vehicle for a race car. Whether you're heading into the final lap, or just to your office, there's no mistaking BMW performance. Now you can feel like you're driving a race car even when you have your BMW serviced, with BMW FastService.

When you bring your vehicle into BMW FastService, available here at BMW Seattle, you get your own pit crew that keeps it at top performance.

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The BMW 2 Series and 3 Series Earn Top Safety Ratings From the IIHS

Premium performance requires premium safety along the way. As you cruise through Seattle in your BMW 2 Series or BMW 3 Series, you can feel completely confident in its ability to protect you. How do we know? Both the BMW 2 Series and 3 Series have earned the top safety ratings from the IIHS.

How did they both receive the IIHS Top Safety Pick+ designation?

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IMPORTANT RECALL INFORMATION: Some of our pre-owned vehicles may be subject to unrepaired safety recalls. Check for a vehicle's unrepaired recalls at safercar.gov.