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World Car of the Year Awards

BMW Dominates the 2015 World Car of the Year Awards Finalists

The 2015 World Car of the Year has recently announced the participation of one of the greatest cars ever built in the entire world, with five categories to be challenged: the World Car of the Year, the World Luxury Car of the Year, the World Performance Car of the Year, [...]

by February 10, 2015 3 comments BMW Articles, BMW Hybrids, BMW i, Events
206 days ago
BMW xDrive

BMW xDrive Explained in Video

The news with the planning of the BMW German based carmaker of introducing the xDrive configuration on the rest of the M models, have been circulating on the web for more than a week now, and now it is time to tell you more about what the xDrive system is [...]

by January 24, 2015 0 comments BMW Articles, Manufacturing, Useful News, Videos
223 days ago
BMW & Volkswagen Partner ChargePoint for More Car Fast-Charging Station Sites

BMW & Volkswagen Partner ChargePoint for More Car Fast-Charging Station Sites

With the growing industry of electric cars, an increase in demand of more car fast-charging sites all over the United States was inevitable, so BMW and Volkswagen have recently partnered ChargerPoint to decide the future of charging services. The partnership between the network operator ChargePoint and the two major carmakers [...]

by January 23, 2015 0 comments BMW Articles, BMW Electric, BMW i, Useful News
224 days ago
BMW Electric and Plug-in Hybrid Models Might Fall Down in the US

BMW Electric and Plug-in Hybrid Models Might Fall Down in the US

Along with the development and the top-selling high-end models, the i3 electric and the i8 plug-in hybrid, the BMW German based carmaker might hit the bucket on the United States market, after the gas has registered low values. The bad news has been also confirmed by Ian Robertson, the head [...]

225 days ago
MINI Lineup

BMW Will Size Down MINI Model Lineup

Since the BMW`s important subsidiary British based MINI has encountered rough times in the past few years, especially for the 2014, the German carmaker has recently decided to size down the MINI lineup. This way, BMW would prefer less models but higher-end MINI products, this way reducing costs and reviving [...]

by November 27, 2014 0 comments BMW Articles, Manufacturing, Useful News
281 days ago
MINI Ready to Become Electric Soon

MINI Ready to Become Electric Soon

The BMW`s subdivision MINI has big plans with its future models, as an electric version might hit the market soon enough. The evolution of the MINI carmaker was something inevitably, as the carmaker`s models have constantly suffered design and performance modifications. The new MINI electric was first previewed by the [...]

by September 10, 2014 0 comments BMW Articles, Useful News
359 days ago
BMW Welt Munchen

BMW to Exceed Sales in November for a Full-Year

The BMW car manufacturer has managed the record of selling more car units in November than ever sold before in any other month, with low orders in Europe, but high ones in the US and China. The BMW`s sales for November rose by 2.7 percent compared to the last year`s [...]

by December 11, 2013 0 comments BMW Articles, Events, Manufacturing
632 days ago
BMW Group

BMW announces very good sales for September

The Germans at BMW seem to have a quite good fall in terms of sales. To be more specific, BMW Group managed to sell a total of 158,029 vehicles which makes the last month the best September ever for the company. Compared to the same month of 2012, BMW’s sales [...]

by October 9, 2013 0 comments BMW Articles
695 days ago
2014 BMW i3

BMW’s plans of selling its latest electric vehicles on worldwide markets

BMW i3 and i8 are the latest electric vehicles that the German car maker pushed up front and as expected, plans for gaining the general interest are still under development. These days for instance BMW has announced that the main markets for selling i8, the unit that should be officially [...]

by August 13, 2013 0 comments BMW Articles, BMW Electric, BMW i
752 days ago
F10 BMW 5 Series Recall

BMW to recall over 143.000 units from China back to service due to steering problems

It has been only a week since BMW experienced a major failure on the Chinese market, with the local government refusing to allow the German car maker extend one of its factories and it seems that the relationship with China is not getting any better. Yesterday for instance, the official [...]

by August 9, 2013 0 comments BMW Articles, Manufacturing
756 days ago
BMW Logo

BMW’s net profit goes up with 9% thanks to USA and China sales of Q2

It was only yesterday when we were talking about the rejection that BMW experienced from the Chinese government, in its attempt of extending production to one of the local factories. Apparently, good news and bad news go hand in hand for Bavarian Motors, given the fact that today we get [...]

by August 4, 2013 0 comments BMW Articles
761 days ago
BMW China

China says no to BMW’s development plans

BMW sales numbers have been more than promising for the first half of this year and the German carmaker was looking to expand its businesses on some of the most important markets in the world. The Chinese market was definitely one of those points where BMW could have used an [...]

by August 2, 2013 0 comments BMW Articles, Manufacturing
763 days ago
BMW Welt anniversary

BMW Welt opens its gates for the 100.000th buyer

BMW fans are already familiarized with the rather unique sales experience proposed by the BMW Welt building in Munchen. Opened only a few years ago, the Munchen center allowed its clients a fascinating behind-doors experience prior to claiming their BMW car and leaving the building behind a brand new car [...]

by July 30, 2013 0 comments BMW Articles, Manufacturing
766 days ago
E60 BMW Diesel Engine

BMW hits 30 years of bright history with diesel power

1983 was the year that market a memorable moment in the history of BMW. The German car maker proudly presented at that time the 524td sedan, a premiere as it was the first unit of Bavarian Motors to have diesel powering. While you may be tempted to believe that BMW [...]

by July 20, 2013 0 comments BMW Articles, Manufacturing
777 days ago
Dieter Zetsche Daimler

Daimler boss makes bright predictions over BMW’s sales number

To connoisseurs, Daimler is a German multinational automotive corporation with Mercedes Benz in its portfolio. Knowing about the fierce competition for the first place on the market between Mercedes and BMW, one would have expected for Daimler boss to talk more about the brand it represents… Even so, Dieter Zetsche, [...]

by July 15, 2013 0 comments BMW Articles, Manufacturing
782 days ago
BMW China

China to be BMW’s largest market

BMW is a worldwide known brand, and its premium vehicles reached millions of people. But depending on the region, sales can come natural or the car maker has to work for them. Until now, the biggest market for BMW was USA, but it seems that China has finally closed the [...]

by July 11, 2013 0 comments BMW Articles
785 days ago
BMW Logo

BMW scores great sales numbers for the first six months of the year

Without a doubt, the past six months have been market by a fierce competition taken by BMW on the most important markets throughout the world. Keeping Audi and Mercedes Benz under scrutiny as main competitors, winning various prizes for different auto categories on numerous contest, the famous German car maker [...]

by July 9, 2013 0 comments BMW Articles, Manufacturing
788 days ago
BMW Parts

Software upgrade created backlog at BMW

If you own any kind of technological device, you most likely know about the importance of keeping its software updated. Big companies like BMW, who are heavily reliant on technology, must make sure their software are always up to date and running smoothly. Unfortunately for the car maker, the latest [...]

by July 8, 2013 0 comments BMW Articles
788 days ago
BMW Genius

BMW starts a Genius program

Do you like your BMWs? Well, of course you do, most people like them. But do you like them to be just a bit more (or a lot more) personalized? Again, most people would like that. The problem is that BMW offers so many features on their vehicles, that is [...]

by May 19, 2013 1 comment BMW Articles
839 days ago
BMW and ADAIA Phone

BMW shakes hands with ADAIA for a new phone

Most huge car makers don’t just limit themselves to building and selling cars. After making an image for themselves over long years, it would be shame not to take advantage of it. This is how a wide range of products bearing the emblem of the company is born, from coffee [...]

by May 16, 2013 0 comments BMW Articles
841 days ago