Awards

BMW i8

Top Gear Car of the Year award goes to the BMW i8

The BMW i8 is currently the flagship model within the i range and even though it was revealed in 2013 at Frankfurt, it still gets some special attention. This time, the well-known Top Gear magazine awarded the German hybrid sports car with the Top Gear Car of the Year prize. [...]

by December 6, 2014 0 comments Awards, BMW i
168 days ago
Car of the Year

BMW has plenty of chances to grab the 2014 Car of the Year Award

With 2013 now on its last trimester, many car makers can say it was a good year, with plenty of new models on the road and decent revenues. With the new year approaching, most new models have been announced, and the first list of the cars worthy of the 2014 [...]

by September 4, 2013 0 comments Awards
625 days ago
25th BMW International Open

BMW International Open hits its 25th anniversary

Yesterday we were so excited to discuss the 19 prizes that BMW received from Automotive Brand Contest in Munich for its remarkable designs, that we overlook another significant event – BMW International Open. Reaching its 25th anniversary, BMW International Open is happening as we speak, starting from yesterday. If you [...]

by June 22, 2013 0 comments Awards
700 days ago
E89 BMW Z4

BMW Group – Automotive Brand Contest’s celeb with 19 awards

As if they needed new reasons of being proud by their favorite carmaker, BMW fans got extra reasons of joy! 19 reasons of joy, to be more precise… Yes, we are talking about the popular Automotive Brand Contest in Munich, where the German Design Council offered so many awards to [...]

by June 21, 2013 0 comments Awards, BMW 3-Series, BMW M6, BMW Z4, Manufacturing
701 days ago
BMW i3

BMW loses world’s most valuable auto brand title

After Forbes magazine proclaimed BMW the most powerful car maker, BrandZ top 100 comes and says that this year BMW lost the title to the Japanese manufacturer, Toyota. The market research that yielded these results was conducted by Millward Brown, and the difference between the two brand is not that [...]

by May 22, 2013 0 comments Awards
730 days ago
BMW Hackathlon

BMW’s Hackathlon has a winner

As I mentioned a few days ago, BMW funded a Hackathlon, a contest in which ideas about the electric vehicles and related problems went head to head to see which is best. And now we finally have winners. For their brilliant innovation the winners got 3000 USD spread across seven [...]

744 days ago
F30 BMW 3 Series

BMW 3 Series (F30) gets the 2012 Golden Steering Wheel Award yet again

The Germans at BMW officially announced that the F30 BMW 3 Series won the Golden Steering Wheel award for the fifth time in a row. This prize is awarded every year since 1975, BMW being able to earn it for the first time in 1978, then in 1991, 1994 and [...]

by November 10, 2012 0 comments Awards, BMW 3-Series
923 days ago
BMW headquarters

Most valuable car brand award now with BMW again

The BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands study has only just come out for the year and at the top end of the whole affair sits some uninteresting company. At the top end of the automotive industry however, the ranking reads Bayerische Motoren Werke AG, a company with a [...]

by May 24, 2012 2 comments Awards
1093 days ago
2011 BMW 7 Series

BMW 730d L awarded with Chauffeur Car of the Year

It seems that the BMW 730d L gets once again the “Chauffeur Car of the Year” award from the Professional Driver magazine. We say this because the same model has been awarded two years ago by the same publication. The German flagship model managed to reclaim its crown against some [...]

by September 8, 2011 0 comments Awards, BMW 7-Series
1353 days ago
BMW 328 Hommage

BMW rewarded with three prizes at the Automotive Brand Contest

Only few hours ago, BMW officially announced through a press release that the first edition of Automotive Brand Contest brought the Bavarian brand three prizes in “Architecture & Events”, “Concept & Study” and “Exterior” categories. Automotive Brand Contest is a competition presented by the German Design Council, the award ceremony [...]

1396 days ago
Current 5 Series generation among the 2011 World Car of the Year finalists

Current 5 Series generation among the 2011 World Car of the Year finalists

This year’s edition of the World Car of the Year competition is close to its final and this means that one model from a well-known manufacturer we’ll get the coveted award. BMW is present in this competition with a very prestigious model, namely the current 5 Series generation which tries [...]

by March 7, 2011 0 comments Awards, BMW 3-Series, BMW 5-Series
1537 days ago
ADAC awards BMW 5 Series F10 with the “Car of the Year” distinction

ADAC awards BMW 5 Series F10 with the “Car of the Year” distinction

The current BMW 5 Series generation managed to gain the biggest amount of appreciations from the German journalists from ADAC but also from about 19 million people who participated at this contest. ADAC Motorwelt together with its readers even we talk about the printed version or the online webpage decided [...]

by January 19, 2011 0 comments Awards, BMW 3-Series, BMW 5-Series, BMW X3
1584 days ago
BMW X5 Generations

BMW X5 number 1.000.000 rolled off the production line

BMW’s SUV has just passed an important marker in the life of any car, the “first million” to be produced since the debut the X5 had back in 1999. The “round figure” BMW X5 sold was an anniversary edition xDrive35i, featuring a sapphire black metallic finish with cinnamon brown Nevada [...]

by June 9, 2010 0 comments Awards, BMW X5
1808 days ago
BMW M3 GT2 round the Carousel

BMW wins at 24 Hours of Nurburgring

Just as the title says, the Bavarians have won the fabled race that ended just hours ago with one of their new BMW M3 GT2′s run by Team Schnitzer. The No. 25 BMW Team Schnitzer M3 GT2 of Jorg Müller, Augusto Farfus, Uwe Alzen and Pedro Lamy was the car [...]

1832 days ago
BMW Welt Brand Center

BMW still second place for sales in the U.S.

BMW haven’t managed to overtake Lexus as top seller in the United States over the past ten decade despite a great product lineup. This year however, Lexus have suffered quite a bit due to the company recalls.

by April 26, 2010 0 comments Awards, BMW 5-Series
1852 days ago
BMW in 2009 10 Best Engines list

BMW in 2009 10 Best Engines list

In its 15th year of existence, the list of Ward’s 10 Best Engines is home of two BMWs. On 2nd and 3rd place we can see the 3.0 liter turbocharged DOHC I-6 from BMW 135i Coupe and the 3.0 liter DOHC I-6 Turbodiesel from 335d. The only engine which was [...]

by December 7, 2008 0 comments Awards
2357 days ago
Mini Cooper and 5 Series

Mini Cooper and 5 Series

BMW seems to be getting a lot of awards lately. At the Mondial de l’Automobile 2008 from Paris, the Mini Cooper and the 5 Series were declared the Most Appealing Compact Car and Most Appealing Midsized Premium Car. Apparently, all of the BMW customers are happy with their decision of [...]

by November 14, 2008 0 comments Awards
2381 days ago
BMW – Most reliable car in the UK

BMW – Most reliable car in the UK

A large survey conducted in the UK states that the BMW 3 Series was the most reliable car in the UK in 2008. Even more, the 7th car in this chart is none other than the BMW 1 Series. The Mini hatch also managed to enter the chart, making BMW [...]

by November 12, 2008 0 comments Awards, BMW 3-Series
2382 days ago

Best Factory 2008 Award for BMW Group

Sounds like a very good year for BMW as far as achievements and awards are concerned. First of all, BMW received the Engine of the Year Award, then the 2008 World Green Car, finishing up with the OkoGlobe award for BMW’s EfficientDynamics technology. A press release through Infibeam.com announced that [...]

by September 14, 2008 0 comments Awards
2441 days ago
BMW EfficientDynamics awarded the Ökoglobe

BMW EfficientDynamics awarded the Ökoglobe

The Ökoglobe award ceremony took place on the  9th of September 2008 with the attendance of the German politician Prof. Dr. Klaus Töpfer. This is the second year in a row in which the BMW Group has won the Ökoglobe award in the category “Development of the Combustion Engine”, which [...]

by September 12, 2008 0 comments Awards
2444 days ago